Downtown San Diego September 2013 Events

September 4th, 2013

Victory Outreach Drama Aug. 31-Sept. 1
Victory Outreach is presenting a 2-day event to uplift the people in the community of San Ysidro with hope for a more prosperous future. Today, the event presents musical performances, game booths, and a special motivational speaker. 2-8pm. San Ysidro (Precision Park) (619) 690-0623

 

 

Labor Day Pier Swim Sept. 2
The Oceanside Pier Swim is an annual event celebrated by athletes from all over California to help raise money for the Oceanside Swim Club.8:30am. Oceanside Pier. (760) 435-1031 / www.oceansideswimclub.com

 

 

Surf for the Sea/Firefighters-O’side Sept. 6-8
A memorial benefit for local surfers that have passed away and an O’side firefighters fundraiser. 7am-5pm. North Harbor Jetty in Oceanside.(760) 439-0863 / www.ci.oceanside.ca.us

 

Grape Day Parade & Festival Sept. 7
Parade at 9:30am, festival from 9:30am-4pm. Grape stomping, vendors, fun zone, good food, and more. Grape Day Park, Escondido. (760) 743-8207 / www.escondidohistory.org

 

Old Town Fiesta de Kustom Kulture Sept. 7
Classic car show that features 72 hot rods, street rods, and muscle cars; plus show quality motorcycles. Come and get a close look at the specialty art of pinstriping and enjoy the music while sifting through hot rod related merchandise. 10am-6pm. San Diego Ave. (619) 291-4903

 

Carlsbad Grand Prix Sept. 8
Cycling criterium circuit along a 0.9 mile closed course that loops through Armada Drive and Fleet Street in Carlsbad. The finish boasts a sweeping view of the Pacific Ocean. 7am. / www.carlsbadgrandprix.com

 

Brazilian Day San Diego Festival Sept. 8
A fantastic festival in Pacific Beach is showcasing the culture of Brazil. Its contagious percussion, moving rhythms, fascinating dances, exotic foods, and arts & crafts make it a festival of joy. In conjunction with “Brazilian Day Parade”. 11am-7pm. (858) 731-4953 /www.braziliandaysandiego.com

 

Fiestas Patrias Sept. 8
The event is a celebration of Mexico’s Independence Day. Lively Mexican music will fill the air as people move about to look at cultural exhibits, shop for merchandise, and see a car show. 11-6pm. Delores Magadaline Memorial Recreation Center (2909 Marcy Ave.) (619) 454-4049

 

San Diego Bayfair Festival Sept. 13-15For added enjoyment at the thunderboat races, this festival offers displays, RV camping, music, food, cocktails, merchandise, and powerboat memorabilia. In conjunction with “SD Bayfair Powerboat Races”. 6am-6pm. W Mission Bay. (805) 276-5135 / www.sandiegobayfair.org

 

Fall/Home & Garden Show Sept. 13-14
Exhibits including home improvement products, furnishings, decorating & remodeling ideas… plus Showcase, Pet Corner, and Art/Face to Face. Del Mar Fairgrounds. 11am-6pm Friday, 10am-6pm Saturday, 10am-5pm Sunday. (858) 350-3738 / www.fallhomegardenshow.com

 

San Diego Music Thing Sept. 13-14
Indoor conference, trade show, listening stations, live performances, and a chance to mingle with top industry professionals and artists. The second day adds an outdoor stage featuring talented musicians. 5-9pm. Ohio Street. (619) 549-2644 / www.sandiegomusicthing.com

 

SoGLOW 5K Sept. 14
It’s an evening 5K run/walk scavenger hunt where participants are decked out in glow-in-the-dark gear. Teams of two or more are given a total of 12 clues and are sent out to solve the mystery and win a prize. 5-11pm. House of Blues (1055 5th Ave.) (480) 707-9180 / www.soglow5k.com

 

South Bay Pride Art & Music Festival Sept. 14
Live Entertainment, Dancing, Art, Great Food, Wine/Beer Garden, Children’s Garden and more! 12-5pm. Bayfront Park, Chula Vista. http://southbayalliance.net/

 

San Diego Festival of Beer Cancer Fundraiser Sept. 20
Over 100 different beers from 50+ craft breweries are ready for your sampling. The event is for adults (age 21+) There is also wine & non-alcohol beverages, super good music, hot food, and novelty items. 6pm. B Street. (619) 851-7971 / www.sdpac.org

 

Carlsbad Music Festival Sept. 20-22
Annual event that features world-class adventurous performers and composers in the charming seaside Village of Carlsbad. www.carlsbadmusicfestival.org

 

Chula Vista HarborFest Sept. 21
Mouthwatering seafood delicacies at the first ever San Diego Bay seafood tasting. Refresh your palate with a sip of wine or a swig of beer from the Baja Wine and Craft Beer Garden. 11am-8pm. Bayside Park: 999 Bayside Parkway. 619-233-5008 / www.chulavistaharborfest.com

 

Mira Mesa Street Fair Sept. 21
Brings neighbors together to learn about local businesses, community groups, service providers, schools, and charities. Shows, jumpers, dunk tank, beer garden, food, merchandise and police & fire displays. 10am-5pm. Camino Ruiz. (858) 566-2261 / www.miramesatowncouncil.org

 

Pacific Islander Festival Sept. 21-22
Traditional dance performances, tantalizing foods, crafts, and artifacts are there for you to enjoy. This is the perfect event to wear your flowered island clothing. 9am-4:30pm. W Mission Bay Park. (619) 823-8435 / www.pifasandiego.com

 

Encinitas Oktoberfest Sept. 22
Music, Bavarian dancers and a street craft faire, including artisans with unusual arts and craft items. Authentic German food and beers from national & local breweries. 10am-5pm. Mountain Vista Drive and El Camino Real. (760) 753-6041 / www.encinitasoktoberfest.com

 

Coronado Pet Parade & Chili Cook-Off Sept. 22
To register your pet a $10 fee is required, per pet, per category. Enter your best chili recipe and bring your appetites. An assortment of entertainment will be provided for children. 11:30am-3pm. Promenade Park: 1845 Strand Way. Proceeds to benefit PAWS of Coronado. 619-435-5200

 

Challenge Walk Multiple Sclerosis Sept. 27-29
The event is a 50-mile, 3-day walk from Carlsbad to San Diego. Participants can experience a personal journey of physical stamina and adventure while benefitting the Multiple Sclerosis Society. 6:30am-4pm. (760) 448-8435 / www.mymschallenge.com

 

Poway Rodeo Sept. 27-28
The Poway Rodeo Committee is committed to bringing you a fast-paced, exciting event that will leave you at the edge of your seat. Fri 7:30pm, Sat 1pm & 7:30pm. 14336 Tierra Bonita Rd., Poway. (866) 776-7633 / www.powayrodeo.com

 

San Diego Entrepreneur Day Sept. 28
Designed for persons who are interested to launch a small business or enhance growth in an existing company. Booths for new products and services, customer service, education, inventions and workshops. 11am-4pm. J Street. (858) 401-0849 / www.sdentrepreneurday.com

 

Adams Avenue Street Fair Sept. 28-29
Music, vendors, beer gardens, carnival rides and more. Normal Heights community of San Diego. Admission is free. (619) 282-7329 / www.adamsavenuebusiness.com

 

 
 

Oceanside Harbor Days Sept. 28-29
The event will feature arts and craft exhibits, great food and fun activities for the entire family. Sat: 9am-6pm / Sun: 9am-5pm. Oceanside Harbor. (760) 722-1534 / www.oceansideharbordays.com
AIDS Walk/Run & Street Challenge Sept. 29
AIDS Walk offers a 5K walk and a 10K run…but this year it also offers a Street Challenge obstacle course. A Health Fair accompanies the event with health information, HIV testing, refreshments, and more. 7am-2pm. Balboa Park.(619) 692-2077 x-209 / www.aidswalksd.org

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