This weekend in San Diego County, there’s much to do: free and fun family events and other great activities!
Sun & Sea Festival
The 2019 Imperial Beach Sun & Sea Festival will feature world-class sandcastle sculptors creating some of the best sand creations on the West Coast as well as a community parade and pancake breakfast, live music, children’s craft activities and a Kids ‘n Kastles competition.
Watermelon Days at the Oasis Camel Dairy in Ramona: bird/animal show, camel rides, games, mini sheep feeding, and watermelon feeding with the camels.
When: Saturday & Sunday, July 13 & 14, 12pm
Where: Oasis Camel Dairy | 26757 Hwy 78, Ramona, CA
Cost: $8 – $12
Paint with Salt class
The Education Department over at the California Center for the Arts in Escondido will host a free art lesson all about this “salt technique” Saturday, leading attendees through mixing and blending to create an ocean-themed salt painting.
When: Saturday, 10am – 11:15
Where: Calilfornia Center for the Arts Escondido (Studio 2)
Cost: Free — show up early; space is limited
Guided Nature Walk
Start your Sunday with a little nature walk at Mission Trails Regional Park. A trail guide will take visitors through one of three trails — the Oak Grove Loop, the Visitor Center Loop or the Riverside Grinding Rocks — while talking about the plants, animals, geology, history, and ecology of the park. These weekly guided walks are free and open to the public and begin at the Visitor Center. Wear sturdy shoes and bring water, a hat, and sunscreen.
When: Sunday, 9:30am – 11
Where: Mission Trails Regional Park | One Father Junípero Serra Trail, San Diego, CA
Summer Movies in the Park
Summer Movies in the Park is a perfect chance to relax and enjoy a safe and special night under the stars. Come early and get a good seat!
When: Summer nights – often Fridays and Saturdays
Where: Parks in San Diego County
Sundays at Six Concert
La Mesa’s Six Concert Series continues for the summer. This Sunday, enjoy the band Ginger Cowgirl
When: Sunday, July 14 | 6pm
Where: Harry Griffen Park | 9550 Milden St, La Mesa
Vines & Vittles — a Western-themed Family Festival
All are invited for an afternoon of family fun, tastings, and entertainment.
When: Sunday, July 14 | 2 – 5pm
Where: Webb Park, Avena Place and Bernardo Center Drive, San Diego