Free San Diego events this weekend! There’s much to do in San Diego County, including family-friendly fun — just check out the free activities below!
Women played an important part in the development of the West. The contribution of women on the settlement of the West will be shown through activities and demonstrations, such as cooking, typesetting, basket making, and spinning. One of the highlights of the day will be the annual Quilt Walk throughout the park.
When: Saturday, July 15 | 12-4pm
Where: Old Town San Diego State Historic Park | 4002 Wallace St, San Diego, CA 92110
More information: Stagecoach Days: Women of the West
Summer Movies in the Park
Summer Movies in the Park is a series of free outdoor movie screenings in community parks and recreation centers throughout San Diego.
Movies begin at dusk, which is about 15 minutes after sunset. People are encouraged to come early for picnics and activities.
This (July 14 & 15) Friday & Saturday’s free movies (find locations via the schedule link) include:
- Lilo & Stitch
Day of Play
Join Olivewood Gardens and Learning Center for some free family-friendly fun! Enjoy hands-on cooking, gardening, crafts, nutrition, games and physical activities in a beautiful outdoor garden setting. The Day of Play promotes healthy living and environmental responsibility. Families with children of all ages are welcome to attend.
You’ll need to register in advance; space is limited.
When: Saturday, July 15 | 10am
Where: Olivewood Gardens and Learning Center | 2525 N Avenue, National City, CA 91950
More information: Olivewood Gardens and Learning Center
64th Annual Over-The-Line
Games start at 7:30 a.m. promptly and continue until dark on both weekends of Over-The-Line.
Over-The-Line is a public event and requires no ticket or entrance fee to watch the games and enjoy the tournament.
When: Multiple dates from July 8 – 16
Where: Fiesta Island, Mission Bay Park | Fiesta Island Rd., San Diego, CA 92101
Cost: Free – $150
More information: For adults 18+ | www.ombac.org/over-the-line/otl-rules-of-the-game
Mission Hills Concerts in the Park: The Highwayman
The Mission Hills Concerts in the Park is an annual event that occurs on Fridays in Pioneer Park. Bring your picnic baskets and catch up with neighbors and friends while you sing and dance to the music.
The Highwayman is an immensely gifted vocalist who channels the spirits and voices of the original Highwaymen in a breathtaking two hour performance. Prepare to be amazed how one man can emulate all four of Outlaw Country’s favorite musical icons.
When: Friday, July 14 | 6pm
Where: Mission Hills Pioneer Park | 1521 Washington Pl., San Diego, CA 92103
More information: Mission Hills Concerts in the Park
Come out and enjoy your summer evening with music from Lady J and Soulful knights at this family-friendly event. Catch a different beat and cruise a different car club every week. Then enjoy food & product samples from our merchants and fun activities for the kids including free crafts, balloon sculptures and face painting. Bring your friends and visit our photo booth complete with fun props and receive free photo strips of your experience.
When: Sunday, July 16 | 5pm
Where: Village Walk at Eastlake in Chula Vista | 878 Eastlake Pkwy; Chula Vista, California 91914
More information: shopvillagewalk.com/special-events