Big List Of Things To Do In San Diego This Weekend | August 4-7

Art exhibits, a night of psychic readings, rooftop bar openings, awesome concerts are all part of our list of things to do in San Diego this weekend!

Thursday, August 4

Tiki Oasis 2022 Celebrates The Caribbean Islands With ‘Trip To The Tropics’

The event features five nights and four days of live music, dancing, pool lounging, sunset dinners, disc jockeys, educational seminars, a bustling Marketplace of over 150 artists and makers, tropical cocktails curated by top mixologists, art exhibit, book signing and so much more!

Kids’ Happy Hour

Let’s Get Happy! Enjoy Thursday afternoons at One Paseo at our Kids Happy Hour! Every Thursday this summer from 3-5pm you and your kiddos can enjoy family friendly entertainment and a snack from one of our restaurants. Puppets, bubbles, balloons, storytelling and more!  Open to all ages!

Sushi Taisho Opens In Carlsbad

With a completely remodeled interior and large outdoor patio space, this beach-side sushi bar features an expansive menu of Asian-fusion bites, meshing unique flavors from all over the world.

Copa Vida North City Adds Seasonal Summer Flavors To Their Menu

Copa Vida North City Adds Seasonal Summer Flavors To Their Menu

For a limited time only, guests can order the Mango Tajin spritzer, made with mango infused in mint, seltzer, and topped with a tajin rim; or the Sparkling Watermelon Hibiscus, made with watermelon infused in hibiscus tea, seltzer and topped with lemonade.

Cococabana Rooftop Bar Now Open In Oceanside

Cococabana Rooftop Bar, the newest concept from Grind and Prosper Hospitality Group, is now open on the 2,100 square-foot rooftop of the newly reimagined historic building, The Brick Hotel. 

Rooftop Cinema Club presents Pretty Woman (1990)

A man in a legal but hurtful business needs an escort for some social events, and hires a beautiful prostitute he meets… only to fall in love.

Encounter: Weekend in Paris

Prepare for a musical weekend in Paris like you’ve never experienced before. Jennifer Walker, assistant professor of musicology at West Virginia University, transports the audience back in time to the salons of Paris during La Belle Époque.

Check out Maya’s Cookies Second Storefront in North County

Not only is the boutique bakery storefront packed with delicious treats, but they also feature local and national partners to create special in-store events, showcase partner products, and feature exclusive flavors and items. Fans and customers will be able to purchase the store’s merchandise so they can commemorate their visit.

Rooftop Cinema Club presents 13 Going on 30 (2004)

After total humiliation at her thirteenth birthday party, Jenna Rink wants to just hide until she’s thirty. With a little magic, her wish is granted, but it turns out that being thirty isn’t as always as awesome as she thought it would be!

Monet To Matisse Exhibition At San Diego Museum Of Art Extended

The San Diego Museum Of Art‘s popular exhibition, Monet to Matisse: Impressionist Masterpieces from the Bemberg Foundation, is being extended! The exhibition is now on view through Monday, October 10, 2022.

Friday, August 5

A night of psychic readings with Matt Fraser

Matt Fraser is coming to Harrah’s Resort to dazzle crowds for a unique night of psychic readings that will have fans entertained and intrigued.

Join The Japanese Friendship Garden As They Honor The Ancestors At The Annual Toro Nagashi Festival

Toro Nagashi is a ceremony is done in honor of those who have passed. The floating lanterns commemorate loved ones and wish them peace. Guests will be able to float their candle-lit lanterns (LED candles) in the lower garden stream.

Rooftop Cinema Club presents Inception (2010)

Cobb, a skilled thief who commits corporate espionage by infiltrating the subconscious of his targets is offered a chance to regain his old life as payment for a task considered to be impossible: “inception”, the implantation of another person’s idea into a target’s subconscious.

UnderTow Arrives In San Diego With Cocktail Creator, Jason Asher, In Celebration Of Tiki Oasis

Calling all Tiki-lovers: Tiki Oasis, the four-day celebration of all things Tiki, is happening in San Diego August 3-7th! To help with the celebration, Phoenix-based cocktail creator, Jason Asher, of award-winning cocktail bar, UnderTow, will be in San Diego for various pop-up events.

Hot In Herre! A 2000’s Hip Hop Party

Doors 8PM

Hot in Herre: A 2000s Hip Hop Party is your chance to dance the night away with DJs spinning your favorite hip hop beats from Ludacris, Sean Paul, Missy Elliot, Nelly, 50 Cent, and more!

Sip While You Shop With Bottlecraft Oceanside At Tremont Collective’s First Fridays

Join Bottlecraft Oceanside, part of the Tremont Collective First Fridays, for live music, art, food, drinks, and giveaways.

Rooftop Cinema Club presents A Goofy Movie (1995)

Though Goofy always means well, his amiable cluelessness and klutzy pratfalls regularly embarrass his awkward adolescent son, Max. When Max’s lighthearted prank on his high-school principal finally gets his longtime crush, Roxanne, to notice him, he asks her on a date. Max’s trouble at school convinces Goofy that he and the boy need to bond over a cross-country fishing trip like the one he took with his dad when he was Max’s age, which throws a kink in his son’s plans to impress Roxanne.

Calling All Night Owls | The Nat At Night Is Back

The rooftop patio will open at 4PM on Fridays and offers one of the best views in Balboa Park. It’s open to all visitors and serves beer, wine, and non-alcoholic drinks including kids’ beverages, as well as delicious small plates.

Saturday, August 6

Novo Brazil Brewery Is Throwing A Summer Party To Celebrate New Beer Cocktail Line

Novo Brazil Brewery is celebrating the launch of its beer cocktail line, California Spritz at its ‘Novo Brazil Summer Party’ – and you’re invited!

Taste The Best Soul Food San Diego Has To Offer At The San Diego Soul Food Fest 2022

The goal of San Diego Soul Food Fest is to give the local community the opportunity to try different types of soul food cuisines while supporting local businesses, large and small, and particularly our community’s black-owned eateries.

R&B Block Party| Pajama Jammy Jam

Playing the jamz that you just don’t get in the club no more… 90’s & Early 2000’s and some of today’s hits that make you feel like you’re back in the day. R&B with a sprinkle of TURN UP… This is a grown folks party!

Summer Surf Fest 2022 Celebrates San Diego Surf Culture This August

One Paseo hosts Summer Surf Fest 2022 to celebrate San Diego surf culture and One Paseo’s adjacent beach community. Located just a few miles from the beach, One Paseo aims to honor the rich surfing tradition in the area, with a fun, family-friendly festival celebrating all things San Diego surf scene.

Rooftop Cinema Club presents Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)

Returning for his fifth year of study at Hogwarts, Harry is stunned to find that his warnings about the return of Lord Voldemort have been ignored. Left with no choice, Harry takes matters into his own hands, training a small group of students – dubbed ‘Dumbledore’s Army’ – to defend themselves against the dark arts.

Carruth Cellars Debuts 12,000 Square-Foot Liberty Station Wine Garden

This all-day festivities will feature live music, A Mano Cheese live demo, floral pop-up shop, photo booth, local artist exhibits, and more. Plus, special bites from Motor-bites Italian focaccia on Saturday and Jane Joseph Wellness vegan cheeses and Madeleine Cafe & Bakery on Sunday.

CountryFest At Viejas Casino & Resort

CountryFest is coming to Viejas Casino & Resort and this will be the summer show you won’t want to miss! Featuring 2021 CMA New Artist of the Year Winner, Jimmie Allen. Performing chart-topping hits like “Freedom Was a Highway,” “Best Shot,” “Make Me Want To,” and “Down Home.”

Enjoy Movies Under The Stars At The Annual Little Italy Summer Film Festival 

Come enjoy a movie under the stars every Saturday night of the summer at the annual Little Italy Summer Film Festival! 

Rooftop Cinema Club presents The Hunger Games (2012)

Katniss Everdeen voluntarily takes her younger sister’s place in the Hunger Games: a televised competition in which two teenagers from each of the twelve Districts of Panem are chosen at random to fight to the death.

Wonderspaces Presents “Traveling While Black”, An Immersive Virtual Reality Film

Directed by Academy Award winner Roger Ross Williams and produced by Emmy Award-winning Felix & Paul Studios, Traveling While Black is a documentary-style virtual reality film that immerses the viewer in the long history of restriction of movement for black Americans and the creation of safe spaces in our communities.

Celebrate Summer At ARTS DISTRICT Liberty Station’s Outdoor Summer Music Series

Bring your friends and family members of all ages to enjoy live music, beverages and charcuterie from Carruth Cellars at ARTS DISTRICT Outdoor Summer Music Series!

Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines’ Seaside Summer Presents Dive-In Movies Series

Here’s a fun way to keep it cool this summer! Jump in, pull up a floatie, and enjoy a movie from the pool or watch poolside at the Dive-In movie series at Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines.

Sunday, August 7

ArtWalk @ Liberty Station Returns For Its 17th Year To San Diego’s Largest Arts & Cultural District

Attendees can peruse through the garden browsing artwork from more than 150 artists and enjoying food, wine and beer, and live entertainment at the two-day, free event in San Diego’s largest Arts & Cultural District.

Rooftop Cinema Club presents Beauty and the Beast (1991)

Follow the adventures of Belle, a bright young woman who finds herself in the castle of a prince who’s been turned into a mysterious beast. With the help of the castle’s enchanted staff, Belle soon learns the most important lesson of all – that true beauty comes from within.

Sunday Soulstice at Quartyard

Sunday Soulstice is designed to provide a space for our community to easily digest information that will help them find paths to their holistic wellness, from food intake to mindset, to understanding identity, awareness, and choice.

Rooftop Cinema Club presents The Wedding Singer: Open Captions (1998)

Robbie, a local rock star turned wedding singer, is dumped on the day of his wedding. Meanwhile, waitress Julia finally sets a wedding date with her fiancée, Glenn. When Julia and Robbie meet and hit it off, they find that things are more complicated than anybody thought.

Original 40 Brewing North Park Hosts “Paint Your Pottery And Beer”

The Original 40 Brewing North Park is hosting “Paint your Pottery and Beer” at its brewery and taproom on Sunday. Cost is $35 – $45 (depending on the pottery piece you want to paint) and the price includes one pint of beer.

Draft Republic San Marcos Adds Weekend Lunch + Live Music

Draft Republic North City is now open on Saturdays and Sundays for lunch service starting at 11:30AM. Join us for delicious food, refreshing brews and good tunes! Listen to local San Diego musicians while enjoying one of our 40+ beers on tap.

Snorkel With The Leopard Sharks In La Jolla This Summer!

The hour-long tours are offered daily with prices starting at $64 and are a top Airbnb water experience in the world according to reviewers.

See you there, San Diego!