San Diego Calendar of Events – November 2019

San Diego Calendar of Events – November 2019

Old Town – Día de los Muertos

Many restaurants, shops, and more, will have traditional and contemporary altars.

Location: Old Town


11/1 – 11/3 Various Times


San Diego Beer Week

A ten-day festival celebrating local craft beer.

Location: Various


11/1 – 11/10 Various Times


Ramona Art & Wine Festival

View fine art, taste local wines, and feast on beautiful small bites prepared by local chefs.

Location: Begent Ranch, 18528 Highland Valley Rd.


11/2 11 am – 5 pm


Escondido Tamale Festival

Traditional, gourmet, and vegetarian tamales, and more.

Location: Grape Day Pk.


11/2 11 am – 5 pm


Trout Opening Weekend

There will be 2,500 pounds of rainbow trout! Large fish up to 12 pounds!

Location: Santee Lakes


11/2 – 11/3 6 am – 5 pm


Bike the Coast

Experience gorgeous riding on the SoCal coast with 100, 50, 25, 15, or 7-mile routes on Highway 101.

Location: Starts at the Oceanside Pier


11/3 6:50 am


Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

Proceeds from this 5K run/walk will fund breast cancer education, screenings, research, and treatment programs.

Location: Balboa Park – 6th Ave./Palm St.


11/3 8 am


Daylight Saving Time Ends

Turn your clocks backward one hour to 1:00 am!

11/3 2 am


Fall Back Festival in the Gaslamp

Stroll through time-warped streets filled with traditional western storefronts, and even live historical recreations.

Location: The Heart of the Gaslamp


11/3 11 am – 4 pm


Carlsbad Village Street Fair

The art fair offers a little of everything, including arts and crafts, antiques, unique clothing, and items from around the world.

Location: Grand Ave. btw Carlsbad Blvd. & Jefferson St.


11/3 8 am – 4 pm


San Diego Fleet Week

Honor and celebrate the men and women of the military through public events that entertain and alliances that support and thank these heroes.

Location: Various Locations


11/4 – 11-12 Various Times


Del Mar Bing Crosby Season

Four weeks of elite Thoroughbred racing, fresh events and musical performances to keep the good times rolling.

Location: Del Mar Race Track


11/8 – 12/1 12:30 pm – 5 pm


Silver Strand Half Marathon

Run the 20th annual Silver Strand Marathon where dreams of PR’s can come true!

Location: The Strand from Coronado to Imperial Beach


11/10 7 am


UH Arts Open – Taste of University Heights

Enjoy a self-guided art tour, then sample delicacies from neighborhood restaurants.

Location: Various – University Heights


11/10 (Arts Open) 11 am – 4 pm, (Taste) 12 – 3 pm


San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival

Dozens of events, hundreds of domestic and international wineries, the celebration of craft beer and spirits, local culinary legends and nationally recognized celebrities.

Location: Various


11/10 – 11/17 Various Times


San Diego Veterans Day Parade

The parade is held in admiration of veterans of past wars and to give a salute of recognition and honor to our military men and women of today who strive to keep our country safe.

Location: Harbor Dr., Ash St. to Pacific Hwy.


11/11 10 am – 12 pm


Fee Free Day at Cabrillo National Monument

On Veteran’s Day, the entrance free is waived.

Location: 1800 Cabrillo Memorial Dr.


11/11 9 am – 5 pm


Padres Pedal the Cause

All four cycling courses ride over the iconic Coronado Bridge and end on the field at Petco Park.

Location: Coronado to Petco Park


11/13 – 11/17 Various Times


Santee Holiday Lighting Celebration

Featuring the tree lighting, Santa’s visit, snow sledding, a live band, caroling, and many other holiday-themed activities.

Location: Santee Trolley Square


11/22 5:30 – 8:30 pm


Skating by the Sea at the Hotel Del

This spectacular ice rink is located seaside on Windsor Lawn.

Location: The Hotel Del, Coronado


11/22 – 1/5 Various Times


Wonderfront Music & Arts Festival

Three days of music, 70+ bands, 7+ stages, culinary delights, and immersive arts experiences!

Location: Various Locations along the San Diego Downtown Waterfront


11/22 – 11/24 Fri 3:30 – 10 pm, Sat & Sun 11:45 am – 10 pm


Mother Goose Parade

East County’s annual holiday kick-off celebration featuring whimsical, colorful, and exciting parade entries.

Location: Along Main St., downtown El Cajon


11/24 1 pm


Encinitas Holiday Street Fair

This festival is a ready-made bazaar for holiday shoppers and weekend fun seekers.

Location: The Coast Hwy. 101, from D St. to J St.


11/24 9 am – 4 pm


San Diego Jazz Fest

Presenting a variety of traditional jazz music, from ragtime to swing to rockabilly.

Location: Town & Country Resort and Hotel in Hotel Circle


11/27 – 12/1 Various Times


Father Joe’s Thanksgiving Day 5K

The 5K is a fun family and pet-friendly event that raises critical funds for Father Joe’s Villages meals program.

Location: Balboa Organ Pavilion


11/28 6:30 am – 10:30 am