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Events: Grape Day Parade and more

Grape Day Celebration
9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Grape Day Park

GrapeDay1908BadgeTake the whole family to Escondido’s biggest party of the year. The free celebration has grape stomping, food trucks and live entertainment. The event is free, but drinks are available for purchase.

San Diego Blues Festival
9:30 a.m. at Marina Park North
Rock out by the bay during this annual jam session. Ticket prices vary and proceeds benefit the San Diego Food Bank.

Gala in the Garden
5-9:30 p.m. at San Diego Botanic Garden

Enjoy food, wine, entertainment and a silent auction during this magical evening walking or dancing through the San Diego Botanic Garden.  

Art a la Carte
5-8 p.m. at La Jolla Village Drive

Check out the last weekend of this free pop-up art show featuring local artists and dining deals.


Event: Taste of Hillcrest

Taste of Hillcrest

When: Saturday, April 21 | 1oam-4pm

Where: Hillcrest, San Diego, CA

Official Website

Cost:$30.00 – $35.00

Taste of Hillcrest, San Diego eventHere’s a bit about the event straight from Taste of Hillcrest:

Get ready to experience this year’s most tantalizing taste event as you explore the “Taste of Hillcrest” taking place on Saturday, April 21th, 2012 from NOON to 4:00 PM.

Enjoy a self-guided stroll that will take you around to some of the top chefs in San Diego, who are preparing their best dishes especially for you! From scrumptious appetizers to delectable desserts, come prepared to please your appetite. With samples created from over 40 of the area’s prominent restaurants, you are sure to find a new takeout favorite or dining hotspot.

Once you’ve had your fill of savory dishes, take a break from the action to stop into over a dozen of the neighborhood’s surrounding shops participating in the 2nd Annual Sidewalk Sale, offering participants a variety of exclusive discounts and promotions.

Tickets to the “Taste of Hillcrest” are just $30.00 in advance and $35.00 day of the event and proceeds benefit the Hillcrest Association.