This Labor Day Weekend, explore all the events San Diego County has to offer! Check out the sand sculpting competition, Hawaiian Plumeria Festival, a powwow, free concerts, and so much more — but here’s a taste of what our great area has in store for the weekend!
46th Annual Powwow
With free admission and unique festivities and entertainment, the 46th Annual Powwow will be a fun experience for the family! There will be all sorts of contest dancing: gourd dancing, switch dances, fancy dances, team dances, and many other special dances; along with drum contests and more!
When: Friday – Sunday, September 2 – 4, 2016
Where: Barona Indian Reservation Sports Park | 1932 Wildcat Canyon Rd, Lakeside, CA 92040
More information: 46th Annual Powwow
San Diego Bacon Fest
“Serving bacon, beer, spirits and good times”, the San Diego Bacon Fest is going on this Saturday. With admission comes unlimited food and beverage samples, and more, depending on the package.
When: Saturday, September 3 | 1 – 5:30pm
Where: Preble Field at NTC Park at Liberty Station | 2455 Cushing Road, San Diego
Cost: $60 – $100
More information: www.sdbaconfest.com
Allied Gardens 1st Fridays Free Concert
Tonight’s free concert features Rachel Aldous and the Road Home; an 8-piece band from South Park with a Blue Grass twist.
When: Friday, September 2 | 6 – 8pm
Where: Allied Gardens Recreation Center | 5155 Greenbrier Ave, San Diego, CA 92120
More information: www.facebook.com/events/100920690362899
Hawaiian Plumeria Festival
Presented by the Southern California Plumeria Society, the annual Hawaiian Plumeria Festival offers live entertainment, an amazing plumeria flower show, along with one of Southern California’s largest and most extensive potted plumeria plant sales. This event is free and open to the public in the Casa del Prado, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA.
When: Sunday, September 4 | 8am – 4pm
Where: Balboa Park | 1650 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
More information: www.socalplumeriasociety.com/hawaiian-plumeria-festival
U.S. Sand Sculpting Challenge and Dimensional Art Exposition
The U.S. Sand Sculpting Challenge and Dimensional Art Exposition is on the ‘B’ Street cruise ship terminal pier on the Big Bay in downtown San Diego. Besides viewing these incredible works of sand art, there will also be over 1,000 works of art that you can take home, live entertainment (big bands, singers and more), a sand box and rides for kids, a dozen gourmet food trucks, a great view of the bay, tall ships and cannon battles.
When: Friday – Monday, September 2 – 5
Where: ‘B’ Street cruise ship terminal pier | 1140 North Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101
More information: www.ussandsculpting.com