San Diego County has a lot going on this weekend; look below for just a few highlighted events and things to do!
Highlighting a thriving arts district, Oceanside will host its monthly Art Walk showcasing live performances, music, poetry, art education, culinary arts and pop-up galleries at local businesses and venues throughout downtown. This community event is free to attend and open to art lovers of all ages.
When: Friday, August 7 | 6 – 9pm
Where: Businesses, civic areas and vacant spaces throughout downtown Oceanside
More information: www.mainstreetoceanside.com/#!first-friday-art-walk/c1u16
The Little Italy Summer Film Festival
Bring the whole family out to kick-off the second half of the summer with classic Italian films in San Diego’s Little Italy. The film festival’s premiere on Saturday will kick off with “We Have a Pope,” and the festival will continue on until Sep. 5. The admission fee is a $5.00 donation. Click here to learn more about the films playing throughout the festival.
When: Saturday, August 8 — and every Saturday until Sep. 5 | 8pm
Where: Amici Park outdoor amphitheater | W. Date & State Streets, San Diego
Cost: $5.00 Donation
More information: www.littleitalysd.com/events/little-italy-summer-film-fesitval
10th Annual Cardiff Dog Days of Summer
Cardiff-by-the-Sea is ready to celebrate man’s best friend! Set in this beautiful beach community, this annual one-day street fair for dogs and dog lovers is San Diego County’s largest dog-centric event!
When: Saturday, August 8 | 9:30am – 6pm
Where: Newcastle Ave & Aberdeen Dr, Encinitas, CA 92007
More information: www.cardiffdogdaysofsummer.com
Heiva San Diego
Heiva San Diego, a Polynesian celebration representing Tahiti as the bridge between French Polynesia and the US and sharing our culture with the community.
When: Saturday & Sunday, August 8 – 9 | 8am – 8pm
Where: 202 C Street, San Diego, CA 92101
More information: www.heivasandiego.com
House of Pacific Relations Sunday Lawn Programs
From January through early December of 2015, member houses of the House of Pacific Relations feature music, dance, traditional costumes, arts, crafts, and ethnic foods in joining with Balboa Park in celebrating its 100th year anniversary. Member houses of the House of Pacific Relations feature music, dance, traditional costumes, arts, crafts and ethnic foods. This Sunday, the House of Panama will feature its unique culture.
When: Sunday, August 9 | 2 – 3pm — recurs every Sunday until December
Where: House of Pacific Relations International Cottages |
More information: www.sdhpr.org/lp.html