The Big List Of Things To Do This Weekend In San Diego

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

Help MOPA Celebrate 35 Years At Their Push Pin Party

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!

Top Concerts This Weekend

Warm summer nights and good music – a perfect match!

Friday, August 3

Tijuana Artist, Hugo Crosthwaite, To Paint 16 Murals At Arts District Liberty Station

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.

Food Truck Fridays and Friday Night Alive at Balboa Park!

There’s nothing better than a warm summer night in America’s most beautiful park!

Nat At Night Adds A Rooftop Bar With Epic Park Views

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

Get Your Running Shoes Ready For The Balboa Park 8 Miler

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!

A Short Walk Home: Take To The Streets Of San Diego To Support Homeless

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!

Living Coast Discovery Center To Host 9th Annual Farm To Bay Event

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.

San Diego’s Little Italy Hosts First Responder’s 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.

Princess Bride Movie In The Park

A free showing of “The Princess Bride” in Adams Avenue Park! Bring a blanket, a picnic, and friends or family!

Night Swim Pool Party At Hard Rock Hotel

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?!

Step Into A Cultural Experience At Island Vibe Music Festival

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

‘Escape Sundays’ Poolside At Upper East Bar

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.

Sunday Delights: A Cocktail Collaboration Series

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.

Cutwater Spirits Invites You To A Staycation Sunday On Their Patio

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!


Spend Sunnny Sundays At The Charming Tasting Room Of You & Yours Distilling

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!