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Event: Halloween Family Day at Balboa Park

Enjoy Balboa Park costumed with your family on Sunday!

pumpkinBalboa Park (here in San Diego) will have a family fun day this weekend; prices vary, but many activities are free. Events include trick-or-treating, crafts, a kids’ concert, and other activities. Continue reading

Event: San Diego Veterans Day Parade

veteran's dayThe San Diego Veterans Day Parade is produced by Veterans Week San Diego: President Eisenhower dedicated November 11 as Veterans Day in 1954, and called upon all citizens to participate. As Veterans Day is observed nationwide, the San Diego Veterans Day Parade recognizes the contributions of all of our Veterans from every branch of Armed Forces in all eras of service.

The 2013 Parade includes “A Tribute To Vietnam Veterans”, during the USA 50th Year Commemorative of the Vietnam War 1962 – 1975.  Vietnam Veterans will also be specially recognized. This event invites the entire San Diego community to participate in this important Veterans Day tradition, and welcome all sponsors, donations, and volunteers.

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Event: San Diego County Fair

San Diego County Fair

san diego fairThe 2013 San Diego County Fair promises a summer of fun and games galore! From card games to board games, video games to game shows, consoles to cell phones – this theme spotlights the nostalgic, current, and future “games people play!” The San Diego County Fair runs June 8 – July 4 (closed Mondays except July 1) and is the largest annual event in San Diego County and the fourth largest fair in North America, drawing more than 1.5 million visitors annually.

When: June 8th – July 4th; closed Mondays except for July 1st | Opens at 11am

Cost: Adults $14, Age 62 and older $8, Age 6-12 $8 , Age 5 and younger free

Where: The Del Mar Fairgrounds | 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar, CA

More info: 858-755-1161 | www.sdfair.com