This first weekend of the new year, spend time with family and friends in San Diego County. Check out the things to do for this weekend, Jan. 5 – 7, 2018.
“Carnaval Fantastique”is a celebration of music and action that catapults the audience into a world of excitement and glamour. An international cast combines the thrill of gravity-defying acrobatics, the agility and strength of balance, hilarious comedy, beautiful dancers and dynamic laser special effects.
When: Sunday, Jan. 7 | 5pm and 8pm
Where: Sycuan Casino | 5469 Casino Way, El Cajon, CA 92019
More information: www.sycuan.com/event/carnaval-fantastique-5pm
San Diego Resolution Run
Work off some of that holiday weight with a scenic 5K, 15K or half-marathon along a flat and scenic waterfront course.
When: Saturday, Jan. 6
Where: Tecolote Shores, Mission Bay, CA
More information: sandiegoresolutionrun.com
San Diego Spring Home Show
This Home Show is designed for homeowners who are in all stages of remodeling, landscaping and decorating their homes.
Each of our events includes home improvement and remodeling exhibits with product demonstrations and sample interior and exterior vignettes.
When: Friday – Sunday, Jan. 5 – 7, 2018
Where: San Diego Convention Center | 111 West Harbor Dr., San Diego
More information: www.visitsandiego.com
Friday Night Liberty
Experience all the Arts District has to offer by attending the free Friday Night Liberty art walk.
Taking place on the first Friday of every month, you’ll be able to meet working artists, enjoy dance, theater and music performances, visit museums and galleries and more.
Start your stroll at the Dick Laub NTC Command Center at 2640 Historic Decatur Road and pick up a monthly program and District map.
When: Friday, Jan. 5 | 5 – 9pm
Where: Dick Laub NTC Command Center | 2640 Historic Decatur Road, San Diego, CA
Global Winter Wonderland: Circus of Light
This 17-acre holiday festival is in San Diego for the first time ever this season, up and running at SDCCU Stadium through Jan. 7, 2018. The family-friendly international celebration features the largest display of traditional Chinese lanterns outside of China, plus acrobatics performances, carnival rides, holiday-themed activities, games, food and shopping. The little ones can even write letters to Santa Claus and visit sections like Toyland, Candyland and the North Pole. Global Winter Wonderland opens daily at either 4:30 p.m. or 5 p.m. but is closed on some dates.
When: Now through Jan 7, 2018 | opens at 4:30 or 5pm | Check this calendar for exact dates and times to plan your visit.
Where: SDCCU Stadium | 9449 Friars Rd, San Diego, CA 92108
Cost: $22 for adults and $19 for kids ages 4 to 12 or senior citizens age 62 and older
More information: www.globalwonderland.com/public/san-diego