San Diego Calendar of Events – June 2019

San Diego Calendar of Events – June 2019

San Diego County (Del Mar) Fair

Enjoy exhibits, entertainment, rides, animals, and all the fried-food-on-a-stick you can eat!

Location: Del Mar Fairgrounds


5/31 – 7/4 (closed Mondays & Tuesdays in June) Wed & Thu 11 am – 10 pm, Fri 11 am – 11 pm; Sat 10 am – 11 pm; Sun 10 am – 10 pm


San Diego Bay Festival

Enjoy San Diego’s summer sun with delicious specialty foods, craft beers, & cocktails, fine wines, as well as local arts & crafts. Music from Slightly Stoopid and more.

Location: Embarcadero Marina Park North


6/1 Noon


Rock n’ Roll San Diego Marathon & Half Marathon

One of the nation’s premier marathons. Live bands and cheerleading groups entertain athletes along a televised 26.2 or 13.1 mile course.

Location: Balboa Park – Sea World


6/1 – 6/2 6:10 am – 4 pm


Encinitas Rotary Wine & Food Festival

The one-day sip and sampling event features 25 wineries and breweries, and 24 local restaurants.

Location: Encinitas Ranch Golf Course – 1275 Quail Gardens Dr.


6/1 5 pm – 8 pm


RB Alive! Expo

Rancho Bernardo is alive with a big festival!

Location: Bernardo Center Drive


6/2 10 am – 4 pm


San Diego International Boat Show

What is more San Diego than being on the water in America’s Finest City?

Location: Spanish Landing Park, East


6/6 – 6/9 Thu & Fri 12 – 7 pm; Sat 10 am – 7 pm; Sun 10 am – 5 pm


Inter-Tribal Powwow

Join the San Luis Rey Band of Mission Indians for the Inter-Tribal Powwow with arts & crafts, food, dancers & drums, drawings, and contests.

Location: San Luis Rey Mission


6/8 – 6/9 Sat 9 am – 11 pm, Sun 9 am – 6 pm


World Famous Mud Run

A challenging 10K run with hills, tire obstacles, river crossings, two 5-ft walls with mud on both sides, tunnel crawl, slippery hill climb, and the final 30-foot mud pit.

Location: Camp Pendleton


6/8 – 6/9 various


Greek Festival

A Greek festival offers a friendly atmosphere of lively music and dancing, wine & spirits, Greek foods, and tempting pastries.

Location: St. Spyridon Church, 3655 Park Blvd.


6/7 – 6/9 Fri 5 pm – 10 pm; Sat 11 am – 10 pm; Sun 11 am – 8 pm


Santee Fido Fest

Fur Fun, Adopt & Shop! Bring all your two-legged and four-legged friends to this doggie extravaganza!

Location: Town Center Community Park East, Santee


6/8 9 am – 1 pm


San Diego Festival of the Arts

Nearly 200 award-winning, national and local artists will display oil paintings, water color, photography, fine jewelry, sculpture, live chalk-art creations, serigraph and more.

Location: Waterfront Park, 1600 Pacific Hwy.


6/8 – 6/9 Sat 10 am – 6 pm; Sun 10 am – 5 pm


Taste of La Mesa

A night of fun, food, and more!

Location: La Mesa Community Center


6/10 5 pm – 8 pm


Beer & Sake Festival

This event features local restaurants serving sumptuous appetizers and breweries pouring tasty beers and sakes.

Location: Harrah’s Resort, Valley Center


6/13 7 – 10 pm


Night Fishing

Bring your lanterns and have a great night of fishing!

Location: Santee Lakes


6/13 & 6/27 5 – 11:30 pm


Father’s Day Concert & BBQ

Join The Del for their annual Father’s Day Concert & BBQ supporting America’s veterans and military through the Gary Sinise Foundation. Attendees will see a spectacular skydiving show, and enjoy BBQ and drinks as they listen to Gary Sinise & the Lt. Dan Band.

Location: Hotel del Coronado


6/17 11am


Make Music San Diego

An annual free day of music held on the summer solstice.

Location: Various Locations Around the County


6/21 Various


Ocean Beach Street Fair & Chili Cook-off

With over 70,000 people expected, the festival will offer eclectic fun in the sun that is great for all ages. Visitors will enjoy tasty festival nosh, art, beachfront entertainment, shopping, and more.

Location: Newport Avenue, Next to the Beach and Pier in OB


6/22 10 am – 8 pm


Fairy Festival

Calling all fairies! Create a fairy house, make fairy treasures, leave messages on the wishing bush, or shop in the Fairyland market.

Location: San Diego Botanic Garden


6/22 10 am – 4 pm


Scottish Highland Games & Gathering

Enjoy traditional Scottish competitions, costumes, and entertainment for all.

Location: Brengle Terrace Park, Vista


6/22 – 6/23 9 am – 5 pm


Tony Gwynn 5.5k

This charity event remembers San Diego’s own, “Mr. Padre” and benefits fellow San Diegans in need.

Location: Lake Poway


6/23 8 am


Oceanside Independence Day Freedom Parade

Come see floats, bands, walking groups, cool cars, and much more. This year’s theme is “Hometown Heroes.”

Location: Coast Hwy. – Wisconsin Ave. to Civic Center Dr.


6/29 10 am – 4 pm


Switchfoot Bro-Am

Join 17,000+ in an empowering community movement of giving through a day of surf, food, fun, and live music.

Location: Moonlight Beach, Encinitas


6/29 7 am—5 pm