The Big List of Things To Do in San Diego This Weekend

Check out this week’s Big List of Things To Do in San Diego this Weekend and make your plans!

Don’t miss the Ultimate Bar Crawl, where you can explore the city’s best bars and enjoy exclusive drink specials. For a sweet treat, head to the Scoop San Diego Festival and indulge in delicious ice cream from local vendors. And for family-friendly fun, the San Diego County Fair offers exciting rides, live entertainment, and more!

If that’s not enough…there is plenty more below! Have a great weekend!

Top Concerts in San Diego This Week

San Diegans are in for a treat with Ellen DeGeneres bringing her signature humor to the stage. For classical music enthusiasts, the Mainly Mozart All-Star Orchestra Festival promises a spectacular performance. R&B and hip-hop fans can look forward to an electrifying night with Partynextdoor!

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The Dish

The Dish is your source for the latest menu updates, new cocktail programs, happy hours, and special offers from San Diego’s best restaurants and bars!

7 Things You Need to Know if You’re Going to the San Diego County Fair

Planning a trip to the San Diego County Fair in Del Mar? Here’s what you need to know before you go! Because we want to keep your summer stress to a minimum (we care!), we’ve narrowed it down to a list of seven simple things you need to know about the San Diego County Fair 2024.

Thursday, June 20

Coastal Roots Farm Unveils 2024 Farm Film & Music Series

Coastal Roots Farm in Encinitas introduces its 2024 Farm Film & Music Series, running from May to September. The series features five documentary films on regenerative agriculture, environmental justice, and food systems, alongside live music and community discussions. Bring your picnic and enjoy an evening on the farm!

WNDR Museum

Experience WNDR Museum After Hours During 21+ Night

On the third Thursday of every month, explore the multi-sensory experience that is WNDR Museum during extended hours, along with live music, drinks, and snacks. Each month, a different local DJ will set the perfect ambiance, allowing you to dance the night away in an electrifying atmosphere.

Lakehouse Resort Sail Club

Join the Exclusive Sail Club at Lakehouse Resort

Lakehouse Resort is excited to unveil the launch of its newest offering, Sail Club. Designed to provide an exclusive lake experience in Southern California, Sail Club invites resort guests and locals alike to enjoy adventures on the water!

High Tea Meets Fashion at Fairmont Grand Del Mar

The afternoon tea presentation will take place at the resort’s newly renovated Lobby Lounge, showcasing the brand’s 2024 Pre-Fall Collection and signature ‘must-have’ pieces of the season.

Rooftop Cinema Club Embarcadero Presents Bottoms

PJ and Josie start a fight club as a way to lose their virginities to cheerleaders. The fight club gains traction and soon the most popular girls in school are beating each other up in the name of self-defense. But the pair find themselves in over their heads and in need of a way out before their plan is exposed.

things to do in san diego this weekend

Hideaway Pacific Beach Announces Grand Opening

Inspired by the laid-back surf and skate culture, vibrant music scene, and relaxed beach lifestyle that makes Pacific Beach one of Southern California’s favorite destinations, this new hangout is designed to be a home away from home where every guest is treated like a local.

Friday, June 21

Agave Fest at Estancia La Jolla

Escape to La Jolla for Estancia’s Agave Fest

It’s time for an Agave-inspired evening at Agave Fest! The night will be filled with artisanal Mexican spirits and authentic Baja-inspired cuisine. Whether you’re a tequila connoisseur or simply looking for a fun and flavorful way to spend a day in the sun, Agave Fest offers a one-of-a-kind experience for all.

things to do in san diego this weekend

Unmissable Summerfest Events at Loews Coronado Bay Resort

The program returns to the waterfront resort with an exclusive celebration with TODAY’s Read with Jenna, the launch of “Local by Loews Hotels,” a new brand-wide, locally-minded hallmark program, and a continuation of the recently unveiled “Free Spirited by Loews Hotels.”

La Valencia Hotel Yoga Class

La Valencia Hotel Yoga: Your Weekly Flow of Energy This Summer

Yoga with a view? Yes, please! La Valencia invites you for a weekly 60-minute Vinyasa yoga class every Friday morning all summer long. Align body, mind, and spirit as you flow to the soothing backdrop of ocean views with La Valencia yoga instructor Dr. Austin Shutler.

Summer Nights at Comic-Con Museum: Cosplay, Dungeons & Dragons, Zombies, and More

Join the fun and games these “Summer Nights at Comic-Con Museum”—a series of Friday night events that includes cosplay, Dungeons & Dragons, puzzle building, Makerspace, and Zombicide game night.

Nat at Night at San Diego Natural History Museum

Kick Off Your Weekends With Nat at Night

Nat at Night at the San Diego Natural History Museum offers after-hours access to exhibitions, Sketch Party sessions, rooftop views, and a variety of drinks and small plates. Enjoy this unique, family-friendly experience with general admission and member benefits.

Rooftop Cinema Club Embarcadero Presents The Dark Knight

When the menace known as the Joker wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham, the Dark Knight must accept one of the greatest psychological and physical tests of his ability to fight injustice.

Things to Do in San Diego in June

Katie Ruiz Opens New Curator-in-Residence Exhibitions

Art, Power, Equity—an arts-based enterprise that supports underrepresented artists and promotes equity, access, and opportunity in the creative economy—and long-time public relations and marketing firm J. Walcher Communications have announced an exciting series of three artist residencies this summer.

Saturday, June 22

Largest Library Event in the World Coming to San Diego With Trevor Noah

Many high-profile speakers will be present throughout the event, including Opening Session speaker Trevor Noah, best known as the host of the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning “The Daily Show” on Comedy Central.

Big Night Out Bar Crawl

Experience the Ultimate BIG NIGHT OUT Bar Crawl in San Diego!

Get ready for the most epic party night of the summer! The Big Night Out Bar Crawl is coming to the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter! One all-access ticket will grant entry to over 10 bars and clubs for a night to remember.

Get Your Creativity On With the New Children’s Museum

The New Children’s Museum invites you and your family to celebrate art, creativity, and community through live performances, family-friendly art-making activities, great food, and free, all-day admission to the Museum during their 12th annual Mass Creativity Day!

Music En La Calle Returns to City Heights

Music En La Calle, the free international music festival that brings together colorful musical performances representing a wide range of cultures and styles, returns to City Heights for the sixth time. Special events include a free book giveaway for kids, free crafts for kids, international food vendors, and vendors of arts and crafts.

Rooftop Cinema Club Embarcadero Presents Ratatouille

Remy, a rat who dreams of being a French chef, finds himself in the sewers of Paris beneath a restaurant made famous by his culinary hero, Auguste Gusteau. Despite the risks, Remy’s passion for cooking leads to a series of comedic and exciting events that shake up the culinary world of Paris.

things to do in san diego this weekend

Celebrate Love and Pride at the Ultimate Bar Crawl in San Diego

The Pride Bar Crawl in San Diego promises to be an exciting event celebrating LGBTQ+ pride, expecting over 500 participants! The event features five venues, each offering exclusive drink and food specials, waived covers, and a lively after-party.

Experience the Spirit of Hawaiian Culture at San Diego Hoolaulea

Aloha, San Diegans! Get ready to immerse yourself in the vibrant spirit of Hawaiian culture at the San Diego Hoolaulea 2024. Expect a weekend filled with traditional Hawaiian music, hula performances, and authentic cuisine that will transport you straight to the islands.

Rooftop Cinema Club Embarcadero Presents Brown Sugar

Friends since childhood, a magazine editor and a hip-hop record executive stumble into romantic territory.

San Diego County Fair

San Diego County Fair Goes Retro!

The 2024 San Diego Fair will celebrate past decades, from the ’50s to the ’90s, with themed activities and attractions. Experience the ‘50s happy days, ‘60s twists, ‘70s disco, ‘80s big hair, and ‘90s flannel, all under the San Diego sun.

Things to Do in San Diego in June

Grand Cinema Under the Stars at Fairmont Grand Del Mar

Fairmont Grand Del Mar is thrilled to bring Grand Cinema Under the Stars, presented by Fatboy, a global furniture and lighting lifestyle brand, to the resort this summer. Enjoy movie nights at the resort’s newly reimagined outdoor lounge, Grand Social, while relaxing on Fatboy’s one-of-a-kind loungers.

Sunday, June 23

Scoop San Diego

Support Scoop San Diego Ice Cream Festival for a Berry Good Cause

This beloved community event brings together over 25 local ice cream, gelato, and paleta shops for a flavorful gathering in support of the Berry Good Food Foundation. In addition to indulging in delectable frozen treats, you can participate in a variety of engaging activities, including live demonstrations, interactive exhibits, and more.

Summer Music Series in Arts District Liberty Station

Celebrate Music Sin Fronteras at the ARTS DISTRICT Summer Music Series

Summer is almost here, and ARTS DISTRICT Liberty Station is gearing up for a season full of live music with the return of the ARTS DISTRICT Summer Music Series!

SeaWorld Summer Spectacular

All-New Summer Spectacular at SeaWorld San Diego

SeaWorld San Diego’s 2024 Summer Spectacular celebrates its 60th anniversary with new interactive experiences, live shows, a summer concert series, and animal encounters. Highlights include the “So Much More to Sea” parade, Enchanted Wonders fireworks, and various stunt and performance shows.

Cuddle Up Under the Stars for Movies on Del Beach

Snuggle up on Del Beach for your favorite family movies and cult classics in a theater under the stars! Stay cozy around a private bonfire with s’mores and relax in a beach daybed while you watch for an upscale experience, or sit right on the beach in Del Beach sand chairs.

Rooftop Cinema Club Embarcadero Presents Never Been Kissed

Josie Geller, a baby-faced junior copywriter at the Chicago Sun-Times, must pose as a student at her former high school to research contemporary teenage culture. With the help of her brother, Rob, Josie infiltrates the inner circle of the most popular clique on campus. But she hits a major snag in her investigation – not to mention her own failed love life – when she falls for her dreamy English teacher, Sam Coulson.

Hotel del Coronado summer events

Dust Off Your Skates at The Del’s Retro Roller Rink

Skate against the backdrop of The Del’s stunning Victorian architecture near the resort’s beautifully restored main entrance. Cool down rink-side with a summer cocktail, snacks, and a cup of Dippin’ Dots. Skate sessions last 90 minutes and are available daily, with themed nights to get your groove on.

things to do in san diego this weekend

“The Art of Experience” runs from May 4 through June 16 at Union Hall Gallery and invites you to engage deeply with art that explores, questions, and celebrates all dimensions of human experience.

Rooftop Cinema Club Embarcadero Presents Pretty Woman

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.

See you there, San Diego!

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