04 Sep San Diego Calendar of Events – September 2018
Julian Grape Stomp Fiesta
Wine samples, food & shopping, great Italian music and the old-world tradition of letting tons of grapes squish beneath your feet!
Location: Menghini Winery, 1150 Julian Orchards Dr.
9/1 11 am – 6 pm
Labor Day Stickball Tournament
Each year, the neighborhood erupts with shouts and cheers for the stickball teams. Come celebrate this long-standing tradition!
Location: Little Italy, SD
9/1 – 9/2 9 am – 5 pm
Big SoCal Euro 2018
Over 3,000 European cars throughout the region. Bring your family to meet other car enthusiasts; raffles, drag racing, great food and more.
Location: SDCCU Stadium
9/2 12 pm – 6 pm
San Diego Triathlon and Expo
Olympic distance triathlon, designed for serious and active athletes. Expo is Friday – Race is Saturday.
Location: (NTC Boat Canal and NTC Park in Liberty Station Point Loma)
9/7 & 9/8 F: 2 pm – 7 pm, S: 5 am – 12 pm
Some of the finest craft beers from San Diego Coun-ty and beyond, as well as music, entertainment, games, and food vendors.
Location: Holiday Park
9/8 Noon – 4:30 pm
9-11 Memorial Stair Climb
Join this living memorial for the commemoration of 9-11 in a spirit of remembrance and courage to hon-or the memories of those lost.
Location: S.D. Hilton Bayfront
9/8 8 am
South Bay Pride
Enjoy this great free community PRIDE event with food, spirits, music, art and beach side activities. Bring your chairs and spend your day on the Bay.
Location: Bayside Park
9/8 12 pm – 7 pm
San Diego Blues Festival
Enjoy beer, cocktails & wine, along with food trucks, arts and crafts.
Location: Embarcadero Marina Park North
9/8 12 pm – 8 pm
Cardiff Greek Festival
Delicious Greek food, heavenly pastries, award winning Greek folk dance performances and more! Dance to live Greek music!
Location: 3459 Manchester Ave., Cardiff.
9/8 – 9/9 Sat 10 am – 10 pm; Sun 11 am – 9 pm
Surf Dog – Surf-a-thon
Dog surfing in San Diego means more than just a great time – all proceeds help rescue pets too! join in on the fun and teach your dog to surf!
Location: Dog Beach Del Mar
9/9 8 am – 2 pm
AHLF Discovery Gala
Join us for an evening of adventure, grandeur and thrill as we journey to the Agua Hedionda Lagoon.
Location: Gilligan’s Island
San Diego Bayfair (Powerboat Racing)
Get ready for the thunder boats!
Location: Mission Bay
9/14-16 7 am – 6 pm
San Diego Heart & Stroke Walk
This walk raises money to help fight against various forms of heart disease. The expo offers music, a Pet Zone, Kids Zone, heart-healthy foods, and more.
Location: Balboa Park (lawn area at 6th & Laurel St.)
9/15 7:45 start
Oceanside Harbor Days
Two event filled days of sun, sand, and surf – with fun activities for the whole family.
Location: Oceanside Harbor
9/15, 9/16 9am – 5 pm
The Haunted Hotel
The haunted hotel is waiting. Do you dare to go inside?
Location: Broker’s Building basement @ 424 Market St.
9/21 – 9/22, 9/28 – 9/30 6 pm – 1 am
Semper Tri / Devil Dog Duathlon & 7k
Here’s your chance to test your skills against our country’s best men and women. This race is open to Marines and Civilians, ages 13 and Up.
Location: Camp Pendleton
9/22 7:30 am – 1 pm
A San Diego style beach festival that’s family (and dog) friendly. Live music, artists, yoga, and games!
Location: Seaside State Beach in Solana Beach.
9/22 11 am – 6 pm
San Diego Festival of Beer
The indoor/outdoor event will once again feature lively music and more than 50 breweries pouring 120 taste-bud tingling varieties of craft beer!
Location: Broadway Pier, 1000 N Harbor Drive.
9/22 6 pm – 10 pm
San Diego Restaurant Week
Experience cuisine that delights your palate and defines the art of dining in San Diego. Discounted menus from over 180 of San Diego’s best restaurants.
9/23 – 9/30 restaurant hours
Ironman 70.3 Superfrog
This course is not a course for the faint of heart.
Location: Silver Strand State Beach
9/24 5:15 am start
MCAS Miramar Air Show
Honoring 100 years of women in the U.S. Marine Corps, with an amazing lineup of military and civilian performers.
Location: MCAS East Gate
9/28 – 9/30 8 am – 4:30 pm
La Mesa Oktoberfest
Going back to its roots to bring guests more entertainment, more vendors, more beer, and more “Prost!” (Cheers!) than ever before.
Location: Downtown La Mesa
9/28 – 9/30 F: 4 pm – 10:30 pm, Sat: 10 am – 10:30 pm, Sun: 10 am – 6 pm
AIDS Run/Walk San Diego
Offering a 5K walk and a 10K run at beautiful Balboa Park. A festival area presents displays and offers health information, HIV testing and more.
Location: Normal St. & Harvey Milk St.
9/29 6 am – 12 pm
The Haunted Trail
This is a spooky stroll through the park you will never forget.
Location: Balboa Park
9/28 – 9/30 7 pm – 11 pm
Adams Avenue Street Fair
Continuous musical performances on 6-stages, 3-beer gardens, 300+ food & concession booths, and a carnival area with rides and games.
Location: Adams Ave
9/29 – 9/30 Sat: 10 am – 10 pm, Sun: 10 am – 6 pm