The Big List Of Things To Do This Weekend In San DiegoEat + Drink August 2nd to 5th
The weather is gorgeous…you could just go sit on the beach all weekend and nobody would blame you.
But if you’re looking for something more, here are a few ideas!
Thursday, August 2
You’re invited to make MOPA history! MOPA is turning 35 and and they are throwing it back to the Push Pin party they had during the museum inauguration in 1983, but this time with a cool social media campaign thrown in the mix that makes YOU the featured artist!
Warm summer nights and good music – a perfect match!
Friday, August 3
Crosthwaite will paint 16 improvisational murals related to the area, its Navy history, and circumstances he encounters each day while on-site. Visitors are invited to watch and engage in conversation with the artist as he paints, experiencing the beauty of dialogue through muralism and draftsmanship.
There’s nothing better than a warm summer night in America’s most beautiful park!
The Museum will be open until 8 PM on Fridays through Labor Day weekend, with half-price admission after 5 PM. The Museum is packed with immersive exhibitions, incredible new 3D nature documentaries, cool pop-up programming, and a new rooftop bar with epic views of Balboa Park!
Saturday, August 4
The Balboa Park 8 Miler is the longest consecutively run race in San Diego and the only one that offers a full tour of Balboa Park!
San Diego’s homeless population is the fourth largest in the nation, and thousands of these transient individuals seek shelter on our city streets. We all know it’s a big challenge…here’s an opportunity to help!
The Living Coast Discovery Center, a nonprofit zoo and aquarium on San Diego Bay in Chula Vista, will host Farm to Bay, its ninth annual culinary celebration.
For the first time ever, San Diego’s Little Italy will be hosting a First Responder’s Celebration to honor San Diego’s first responders.
A free showing of “The Princess Bride” in Adams Avenue Park! Bring a blanket, a picnic, and friends or family!
Oh come on, what’s a summer in San Diego without at least one pool party at the Hard Rock Hotel that makes you wonder ‘what just happened’ the next day?!
Music, food, and dance awaits you at the annual Island Vibe Music Festival. This fun-filled event full of entertainment features something for all ages.
Sunday, August 5
Monday is going to be hard…you need to spend Sunday poolside at the Upper East Bar at the Kimpton Solamar – with a live DJ and all-day food and drink specials – just to make sure you are ready.
Experience Sundays at Pendry San Diego with the return of “Sunday Delight”, a cocktail collaboration series at Fifth & Rose. Local guest bartenders team up to craft up their favorite libations behind the bar.
You don’t have to travel to the islands to get a taste of the tropics, just head to Cutwater Spirits‘ tasting room in Miramar for Staycation Sundays – but this weekend is the last one!
On the first Sunday of each month, sip on specialty cocktails made with Sunday Gin and listen to live music from DJ Sunnny D. Bring your friends and they’ll bring the good vibes!