San Diego Weekend Events Friday May 9 to Sunday May 11, 2014

Happy Mother’s Day to all moms and their families! This weekend celebrate the awesome women in your lives with a variety of events and brunches in San Diego. Dress up and take your Mom to events she will enjoy with the whole family whether it is sports, concerts, tastings or others. Create the most magical weekend for your mother with our list of events that you can’t miss!


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mamas-day-2014What: Mama’s Day

When: Friday, May 9, 2014, 6:30pm to 9:30 pm

Where: Hyatt Regency La Jolla

Description: Take part in the best tasting event in San Diego with delicious food and accompanying beverages. There is an impressive lineup of San Diego’s best chefs and restaurants, more than 55 in number. They will present their latest culinary inventions and signature dishes to the guests. The event will raise money for Mama’s Kitchen, which offers healthy and nutritious free meals for local AIDS and Cancer patients.

Cost: General Admission – $125/person, VIP – $250/person


mother-daughter-teesWhat: Mother  & Daughter Teas

When: Friday May 9 and Saturday May 10, 2014, 2.30 pm to 5.00 pm

Where: Grand Lobby, Westgate

Description: Enjoy a traditional afternoon tea with your mom at Westgate’s Grand Lobby. Choose from an array of hot and delicious teas and spend quality time with your mother. The kitchen offers cakes, biscuits, scones, sandwiches and many other delectable snacks along with your tea.

Cost: Adults – $45, Kids – $30 plus tax and gratuity


Padres-vs-MiamiWhat: San Diego Padres vs. Miami Marlins

When: Friday May 9 to Sunday May 11, 2014

Where: Petco Park

Description: San Diego Padres is gearing up for a great baseball season ahead and had already won over the crowds with their spectacular win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Opening Night. The Padres have a score of 45-40 all-time over the Marlins. Cheer on the San Diego Padres throughout the three awesome games this weekend. Get your Padres vs Marlins tickets now from Ticketsnow by Ticketmaster.

Cost: Starts from $9


Surfrider-FoundationWhat: Surfrider Foundation’s Art Gala w/Tristan Prettyman & Paul Cannon

When: Friday, May 9,2014 6pm to 10pm

Where: Paradise Point Resort & Spa, San Diego

Description: This event will feature live and silent auctions of artwork, vacation and spa packages, surf gear, and other luxury items. There will also be an interactive art project and live art installations from Wade Koniakowsky, Sean Dietrich, and Rodney Rodrigo Mccoubrey. Music will be provided by San Diego musicians Tristan Prettyman and Paul Cannon.

Cost: $125

Celebrating-Couture-2014What: Celebrating Couture 2014

When: Friday, May 9, 2014

Where: Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

Description: Join the event this year to have a look at the amazing collection by San Diego’s favorite fashion designer, Naeem Khan. The Fashion Show will be spotted with celebrities with models sporting sparkling ensembles. There is the traditional champagne reception, lunch, a silent auction of some of the best dresses followed by a Live auction right from the runway.

kite-festWhat: 66th Annual OB Kite Festival

When: Saturday, May 10, 2014, 10 am to 4 pm

Where: Dusty Rhodes Park, San Diego

Description: The Kite Festival in celebrated with great live music, an eclectic street fair, carnival rides, and fun things like kite making, decorating and flying. Make kites the way you want and join thousands of others in this OB institution. Park your cars at Robb Field and take the free shuttle to the site of the event. Make and fly cuts for as long as you want then join the food trucks to replenish your energy with tasty foods.

Cost: Free

Waterfront-Park-sandiegoWhat: County Waterfront Park Grand Opening

When: Saturday, May 10, 2014, 10 am to 6 pm

Where: 1600 Pacific Highway, San Diego

Description: The County Board of Supervisors invites you to join the grand opening of the region’s largest and free Waterfront Park in San Diego. The event features various activities and performances to keep all of you entertained. There is a classic car show, a pavilion entirely for food trucks, a farmers market and much, much more. Park your cars at Qualcomm Stadium free of charge and take the MTS trolley to the event.

Cost: Free

uncorkedWhat: Uncorked for a Cause 2014

When: Saturday, May 10, 2014, 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Where: Moniker Warehouse, San Diego

Description: Have a great time with wine lovers, above age 21, of course. Uncorked for a Cause is a social and contemporary event that includes wine tasting with a fun “TWIST”. The “TWIST” is that each team must bring three bottles of the same wine, two of which will be tasted and voted on while the third gifted to the winning teams. There will be top three places to be filled so get good wines people. The event will feature food by three of San Diego’s best food trucks, auction and of course live music by Miss DJ Frankie M.

Cost: Advance – $25/person, At the door – $30/person

Walk-for-AnimalsWhat: San Diego Humane Society & SPCA Walk for Animals

When: Saturday, May 10, 2014

Where: NTC Park at Liberty Station

Description: San Diego is gearing up for another Walk for Animals this Saturday. Celebrate your best animal-friends and superheroes in Point Loma. You can choose between a 2 mile walk route or a 1/2 mile much shorter route. The beautiful location is a treat for the eyes and boasts of ample parking and lots of space for dog activities.

Cost: Adult – $30, Youth – $15

Siers-BrothersWhat: Siers Brothers Band at Seaport Village

When: Sunday, May 11, 12 pm to 4pm

Where: Seaport Village, San Diego

Description: Join the free Sunday Concert Series at Seaport Village with the very talented Siers Brothers Band. The brothers play great classic rock, calypso, reggae, top 40, country music and even blues. It is Mother’s Day, so take your mother and your whole family to a great concert show of the Siers Brothers. Rod McNeil will also be singing with the band and it’s an opportunity you simply can’t miss.

Cost: Free

Nadro-JohnWhat: Nadro John at Coronado Ferry Landing

When: Sunday, May 11, 2 pm to 5 pm

Where: Coronado Ferry Landing, San Diego

Description: Every other Sunday the Coronado Ferry Landing comes up with a band or singer to entertain you through the evening with Live music. This Sunday, Nadro John will be here to offer a spectacular cochlear experience. Nadro John is known for the fusion of Jazz and Rock with a passionate dose of Flamenco. The spirit of the music takes you to Italy and Montreal to Madrid. Have a magical evening this Mother’s Day with Nadro John.

Cost: Free

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