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Guys & Dolls at The Old Globe Theatre. July 2-Aug 13
La Jolla Playhouse presents At the Old Place at Mandell Weiss Theatre. July 5-30
Festival of Arts & Pageant of the Masters (starting on July 7) July 5-Aug 31 in Laguna Beach.
TGIF Concerts in the Parks series: TBD at Poinsettia Community Park. July 21,6 – 8pm.
Family Campout at Lake Poway. July 22-23
Concerts at the Cove series: Ginger Cowgirl at Fletcher Cove Park. July 13, 6 – 7:45pm.
The Little Mermaid at Moonlight Amphitheatre. July 19-Aug. 5
The Walking Dead Activation for Comic-Con 2017 July 20,21,22, noon-7pm The Walking Dead presents a celebration of its 100th episode by showcasing an exhibition of show props and fun games along the MLK Promenade across the street from the Convention Center. Anticipated Attendance:10,000. Location: Martin Luther King Jr. Promenade Park at 326 West Harbor Drive.
Del Mar Thoroughbred Club Horse Racing at Del Mar Racetrack. July 19-Sept. 4
Comic-Con San Diego at the San Diego Convention Center July 20-23
Classic Car Night on Highway 101 in downtown Encinitas. July 20, 5:30 – 7:30pm. Free event.
Steam Powered Giraffe at California Center for the Arts, Escondido. July 20,6pm.
Retro Futura Tour at Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre. July 20,7pm.
San Diego Italian Film Festival presents Shores of Light: Salento 1945 – 1947 at La Paloma Theatre. July 20,7:30pm.
Puppet Show in Balboa Park Cost: $4 - $5 July 20, 21, 22, 23, 11am-11:30am; 1pm-1:30pm; 2:30pm-3pm. The Giant has taken all the treasures that belonged to Jack’s father. Jack is going to climb the magic beanstalk to get his father’s things back. Will Jack get them back, or will he become a “jackburger”? Big Joe will use hand puppets to tell his silly version of this classic tale. Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theatre, 2130 Pan American Road West, San Diego, 92101.
Del Mar Concert Series: Concert at Del Mar Racetrack. Every Friday after the last race.
The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses at San Diego Civic Theatre. July 21, 8pm.
West Side Story at Star Theatre Oceanside. July 21-30
Heroes Brew Craft Beer Festival at Waterfront Park. July 22
Open Cockpit Days Cost: Free • July 22-23, 9am-3pm • Aug. 12-13, 9am-3pm • Aug. 26-27, 9am-3pm • Sept. 9-10, 9am-3pm Come sit in a war bird! Cockpits of select aircraft will be open for visitors of all ages to experience Marine aviation from a pilot’s perspective. The Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum has 27 vintage aircraft on display as well as hundreds of artifacts from World War I to present day. New this year is an exhibit on the Navajo Code Talkers. The sentry-free museum entrance is on Miramar Road, 3.9 miles east of I-805 and 1.3 miles west of I-15. (Look for the Marine Corps and American flags at the entrance.) Free admission and parking. Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum,4203 Anderson Avenue, San Diego, 92145.
Handbag Party Saturday, July 22, 11am-5pm Free. Wine, cheese, and handbags -- Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Hermes. Bring your handbags in for a free verification and certificate (a $40 value). Where: Posh Pawn, 4504 Clairemont Mesa Blvd.
Oceanside Museum of Art Ball: Puttin’ On the Ritz at Oceanside Civic Center Plaza. July 22,6 – 11pm.
Concerts in the Garden series: Skelpin at Woodland Park, San Marcos. July 22,7:30pm.
Cornhole Tournament Cost: $40 Saturday, July 22, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dirty Bags Cornhole proudly presents DBC14 doubles cornhole tournament. The last Dirty Bags Cornhole tournament produced some amazing players, and DBC14 will be another battle of the best bag throwers in SoCal. Entry fee per team is $40, practice and registration starts at 11, bags fly around 12:15. BNS Brewing & Distilling,10960 Wheatlands Avenue #101, Santee, 92071.
Insect & Ladybug Festival at San Diego Botanic Garden. July 22-23, 10am-4pm.
Obon Festival at Vista Buddhist Temple. July 22-23, noon-8pm.
Family Weekends at Del Mar Racetrack. Every weekend. July 22-23, 1-6 pm.
Robin Hood at The Old Globe Theatre. July 22-Aug 27.
Willis Allen Memorial Cup Finals at San Diego Surf Polo Club. July 23
Summer concert series: The Mighty Untouchables at Lake Poway. July 23, 5:30-7pm.
Adult Eco Tour on Agua Hedionda Lagoon. July 24
30th International Summer Organ Festival:
Gordon Turk at Spreckels Organ Pavilion. July 24
The Peter Sprague Trio at North Coast Repertory Theatre. July 24, 7:30pm.
San Diego Padres vs. New York Mets at Petco Park. July 24-27
Concerts at the Cove series: Jimmy & Enrique at Fletcher Cove Park. July 27, 6-7:45pm.
Lionel Richie & Mariah Carey at Viejas Arena. July 27, 7pm.
New Orleans Jazz: Dr. John & The Nite Trippers at Embarcadero Marina Park South. July 27, 7:30pm.
Hooray for Hollywood at Embarcadero Marina Park South. July 28, 7:30pm.
Paul Mitchell Supergirl Pro surf
competition & festival along the Strand in Oceanside. July 28-30
San Diego Padres vs. Pittsburgh Pirates at Petco Park. July 28
TGIF Concerts in the Parks series: TBD at Calavera Hills Community Park. July 28, Aug.4, 6-8pm.
San Diego Musical Theatre presents Pump Up the Volume: A ‘90s Palooza at Horton Grand Theatre. July 28-Sept. 10
Summer Movies in the Park series: The Wizard of Oz at Old Poway Park. July 29, 6:30-9:30pm.
Annual Joggin’ For Frogmen 5K & Tadpole Trot July 29, 8am -noon Join 5K run/walk at Liberty Station in honor of Navy SEALS (Frogmen) and all military heroes who have sacrificed their lives while protecting our country; including the 31 heroes who were killed in a helicopter crash in Afganistan. Tadpole Trot for kids. Liberty Station (NTC Park & surrounding area).
Texas Hold’Em Poker Tournament. Fundraiser for Santee VFW Post 9327. Sat., July 29. Registration & buffet start 5pm. Cards dealt 6pm. $40 donation (initial chip stack $3000). Professional tables & dealers. Raffles, 50/50 drawing, prizes for top 3 players. Side tables include BlackJack. Info: Sherry 619-218-0551 or Santee VFW Post 9327, 8156 N. Magnolia Ave., Ste 203, Santee.
Paul Mitchell Supergirl Pro surf competition & festival along the Strand in Oceanside. July 29-30
Harry Potter & The Chamber of Secrets at Embarcadero Marina Park South. July 29-30, 7:30pm.
San Diego Surf Cup Invitational at SoCal Sports Complex. July 29-31
Solana Beach Triathlon & Duathlon at Fletcher Cove. July 30, 6:50am.
Antique & Collectible Consignment Auction at Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum. July 30, 9am.
Summer concert series: The Blackwaterside Trio at Old Poway Park. July 30, 5:30-7pm.
30th International Summer Organ Festival: Ken Cowan at Spreckels Organ Pavilion. July 31


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