San Diego Calendar of Events – July 2019

San Diego Calendar of Events – July 2019

San Ysidro – Independence Day at the Border

Enjoy a day of drinks, food, live music, inflated city, fireworks and more!

Location: 4061 Camino de la Plaza


7/1 3 pm – 9 pm

Alpine 4th of July Parade and Carnival

The parade will feature a variety of patriotic entries from antique cars & motorcycles, and more. Kick off at 10 am with a flyover of biplanes from WWII.

Location: Alpine Blvd.


7/4 10 am – 1 pm

El Cajon 4th of July Picnic and Fireworks

This city event has food, games, prizes, music and more!

Location: Kennedy Park ,1675 East Madison Ave.


7/4 1 – 9 pm

Escondido Independence Day Festival & Fireworks

Featuring live music, fabulous food vendors, activities and games.

Location: Great Green – California Center for the Arts, Escondido


7/4 4 pm – 9:30 pm

Julian 4th of July Parade

A salute to the men and women who made our country great.

Location: Main St. from Julian HS to Frank Lane Pk.


7/4 10 am (pre-parade), Noon (parade begins)

Mira Mesa 4th of July Parade & Family Fun Day

Pancake Breakfast at 7 am. Fun Day in the Park opens at 11 am with food and entertainment. Parade starts at 11:30 am.

Location: Mira Mesa Community Park


7/4 7 am – 9:30 pm

Old Town 4th of July

A parade, crafts and activities of early San Diego. Wagon rides, period games, music, food specials, and more.

Location: Old Town State Historic Park


7/4 11 am – 4 pm

Poway Old Fashioned 4th of July

This event will feature patriotic entertainment, gun fighting re-enactments, antique train displays, free crafts, and old-fashioned games.

Location: Old Poway Park


7/4 10 am – 4 pm

The Spirit of the Fourth Rancho Bernardo

Parade starts at 3:30 pm. Festivities through-out the day at various venues.

Location: Webb Park, off Bernardo Center Drive near Webb Lake


7/4 9 am – 9:30 pm

Santee Salutes

Live music, a patriotic ceremony, kid’s fun zone and a spectacular fireworks display at Santee Salutes!

Location: Town Center Park, 550 Park Center Dr.


7/4 2:30 – 10 pm

Scripps Ranch 4th of July Parade

Residents are encouraged to dress up in parade themed costumes and walk the parade or decorate their vehicles.

Location: Hoyt Park, Aviary Dr. & Canyon Lk. Dr.


7/4 10 am


She Fest is a woman-centered event that celebrates and supports the talents and contributions of women making connections between the LGBT and larger San Diego Communities.

Location: North Park Community Park


7/6 11 am – 6 pm

Carlsbad Triathlon

Begins at Tamarack Surf Beach, and follows the coastline of Carlsbad. This sprint triathlon boasts a 1k ocean swim, a 25k rolling bike course and a 5k smooth run for the finish.

Location: Tamarack Surf Beach


7/14 7:30 am

World Championship Over-the-Line Tournament

This event features fast-paced beach softball, 1,200 teams of 3, playing almost 2,400 games in 2 weekends with 52,000 expected to attend.

Location: Beaches of Fiesta Island on Mission Bay


7/13 – 7/14, 7/20 – 7/21 7:30 am until dark

Imperial Beach Sun & Sea Festival

Featuring world-class sandcastle sculptors creating some of the best sand creations, as well as a parade & pancake breakfast, live music, and more.

Location: Pier Plaza, 10 Evergreen Ave.


7/12 & 7/13 Fri. 8 am – dusk, Sat. 7 am – 5 pm

San Diego LGBT PRIDE weekend

PRIDE weekend with multiple stages of entertainment, 100+ entertainers, vendor booths, a run, a party, food and of course the PARADE!

Location: Various Locations around Hillcrest & Balboa Park


7/13 & 7/14 Festival Sat. 11 am – 10 pm, Sun. 11 am – 9 pm; 7/13 5K 8 am; 7/13 Parade 11 am

250th Jubilee Festival of the Bells

Celebrating the 250th anniversary of the founding of the Mission.

Location: Mission San Diego


7/13 – 7/14 All Day

Opening Day at The Del Mar Race Track

Dust off your wildest hat, grab your best suit and head to where the turf meets the surf!

Location: Del Mar Race Track


7/17 11:30 am

Comic-Con International: San Diego

Thousands of artists, celebrities and fans of comic books, movie and gaming studios, and pop culture!

Location: SD Convention Center, and Downtown SD


7/18 – 7/21 Wed 6 – 9 pm, Thu-Sat 9:30 am – 7 pm, Sun 9:30 am – 5 pm

Supergirl Surf Pro

The world’s top professional female surfers are back for a jam-packed weekend of world-class surfing.

Location: Oceanside Pier at the end of Mission Ave.


7/26 – 7/28 8 am – 6 pm

Solana Beach Triathalon, Duathon, & Aquabike

A triathlon/duathlon/aquabike in an idyllic location.

Location: Fletcher Cove


7/28 6:50 am