What: Reggae Fest ft. Ziggy Marley – Del Mar Summer Concert Series
When: Saturday Jul 30, 2016
Where: Del Mar Racetrack
Description: This weekend, sit back, relax and enjoy the music during Reggae Fest featuring Ziggy Marley. Ziggy will perform a concert shortly after the last race on the Seaside Stage around 7 p.m. Other reggae bands will be playing throughout the afternoon.
Every Friday and select Saturdays Del Mar will host a free summer concert! All concerts are 18 and up. Concerts are FREE with racetrack admission. If you arrive AFTER the last race, you will be charged concert admission ($20).
The concert area is located West of the Grandstand. Food and drinks are available for purchase. Standing room only.
What: Del Mar Summer Concert Series: Fitz and The Tantrums
When: Friday July 29, 2016
Where: Del Mar Racetrack, San Diego
Description: This weekend, sit back, relax and enjoy the show. Fitz and The Tantrums will perform a concert shortly after the last race on the Seaside Stage around 7 p.m.
Every Friday and select Saturdays Del Mar will host a free summer concert! All concerts are 18 and up. Concerts are FREE with racetrack admission. If you arrive AFTER the last race, you will be charged concert admission ($20). Pre-paid tickets, complimentary tickets and season passes will not be accepted for concert admission after the last race. Purchase Stretch Run admission for $6 (no seat needed) and that gets you a day of racing and a FREE concert!
What: THRILLER: The Music of Michael Jackson
When: Saturday July 30 to Sunday July 31, 2016
Where: The Balboa Theatre, San Diego
Description: The award-winning San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus returns to the Balboa Theatre stage with its summer blockbuster show, Thriller featuring the greatest hits of everybody’s favorite King of Pop, Michael Jackson. It’s an all-new show with thrilling music from the lush and beautiful 8-part harmonies of “Ben” and “You Are Not Alone” to the fun, pop-styled dance songs of “Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough” and “Shake Your Body.”
So slip on a single sequined glove and get ready to moon walk to the Balboa Theatre this summer to join our Michael Jackson spectacular. It’s the biggest show of the year!
Cost: $37 – $72
What: Summer Whale Watching Adventure
When: Saturday July 30 to Sunday July 31, 2016
Where: Flagship Cruises & Events, San Diego
Description: Flagship’s all-new summer whale watching excursion departs every Saturday and Sunday through Labor Day. Experience breathtaking up-close sightings of marine life, including whales, dolphins, seals, sea lions and more.
With a highly trained expert from Birch Aquarium guiding the excursion, it is sure to be a great way to spend a summer day in San Diego. Enjoy every moment of the journey in comfort aboard our two-level, indoor/outdoor whale watching vessel with spacious 360-degree viewing, snack bar, climate control, food, beverages, restrooms and full bar.
Cost: $32.50 – $65
What: Reggae Sundays
When: Sunday July 31, 2016
Where: Harrah’s Resort Southern California
Description: Every Sunday, enjoy quality R&R out at Dive, which will feature two Reggae style bands, one traditional and the other reggae-rock.
Cost: Admission free to hotel guests and $30 for others with Total Rewards Card.
What: San Diego Padres vs. Cincinnati Reds
When: Friday July 29, Saturday July 30 and Sunday, July 31, 2016
Where: Petco Park, San Diego
Description: San Diego Padres will host the Cincinnati Reds at Petco Park, San Diego this weekend. Come to Petco Park and support Padres for their game. Get your tickets now!
Cost: $10 – $60
What: Surf Dogs
When: Saturday, July 30, 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Where: Imperial Beach Pier Plaza, San Diego
Description: At the Unleashed by Petco Surf Dog Competition, fearless dogs will jump on their boards and hang 20. Now in its 11th year. 100% of the proceeds benefit the San Diego Humane Society.
With a dog food garden (food and treat samples), beginners agility course, dog adoptions, vendor booths, off-leash play area, beer garden, and food trucks.
When: Saturday, July 30, 3 p.m.
Where: Qualcomm Stadium, San Diego
Description: Hundreds of tricked-out rides including lifted 4×4 trucks and customized motorcycles plus a Lowrider Car Hop demonstration, motorcycle stunt showcase, car audio competition, Driftkhana event, and the HeyBaby California Bikini Contest.
Xzibit headlines, with other performers throughout the day.
What: ART Show : “IN ALL ITS GLORY”
When: Ongoing till Sunday,July 31, 2016
Where: San Diego Watercolor Society at Liberty Station
Description: The San Diego Watercolor Society presents a watermedia exhibition juried by Robin St. Louis. St. Louis, a nationally recognized watercolor artist, captures a feeling of warmth and sunlight in her paintings.
The San Diego Watercolor Society, a non-profit art organization, celebrates over 50 years of being a promoter for the appreciation of and involvement in watermedia painting.
What: Live Well San Diego 5K
When: Saturday, July 30, 7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Where: Waterfront Park, San Diego
Description: A fun, family and pet-friendly event. Visit post-event expo with fun and informative zones for all ages. Proceeds benefit the San Diego Blood Bank which supports more than 100,000 patients each year. A donation will also be made to support foster youth in San Diego County.
Cost: $20 – $30