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OCTOBER 2014 ~ San Diego Events
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Haunted Hotel   Haunted Trail   Scream Zone   Pumpkin Stations

ONGOING THROUGH OCTOBER / NOVEMBER 1


Includes Weekends

San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Bates Nut Farm - The Pumpkin Patch
September 24
thru October 31   9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday, September 24 is Opening Day of the Pumpkin Patch. The Bates pumpkin patch will be open through October 31 with tractor hay rides, straw maze and farm zoo, a fall tradition. Weekends feature live entertainment, pony rides, petting zoo, BBQ, kettle corn, and other family friendly events.

Bates Nut Farm
15954 Woods Valley Rd - Valley Center CA 92082
Info: (800) 642-0348  www.batesnutfarm.biz   Details


Includes Weekends

San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
The Scream Zone
September 26 thru November 1
Fri & Sat: 7:00 pm - Midnight   Other Days (when open) 7:00 pm -11:00 pm
Dates: Sept 26-27 / Oct 3-5 / Oct 9-12 / Oct 16-19 / Oct 22-Nov 1

Your worst nightmare has come true! The Scream Zone will be more bloodcurdling than ever! San Diego County's largest haunted experience, The Scream Zone is considered among the goriest, scariest, and screaming-est fright fests in the darkened corners of Southern California. Features the horrifying House of Horror, along with The Chamber, and the Haunted Hayride. Play Zombie Paintball. Other features: The Dusk Till Dawn Bar, The Walking Dead Prison, The Exorcist, and Pennywise the clown. See website for prices.

Del Mar Fairgrounds - Green Parking Lot
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd - Del Mar CA
Fairgrounds Info: (858) 755-1161 Info Line: (858) 793-5555
delmarfairgrounds.com  Map & Directions
Event Info: www.thescreamzone.com


Includes Weekends

San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Haunted Hotel
September 26
thru November 1
Specific Dates & Times Schedule

The Haunted Hotel is where horror movies come to life with terrifying special effects and illusions. Experience the terror from the inhabitants of your favorite horror movies. The rooms and themes change each year. The haunted hotel is waiting… Admission: $18

The Haunted Hotel – Broker's Building basement
424 Market St - Corner of 4th and Market
Info: (619) 231-0131 Tickets   www.hauntedhotel.com
Not recommended for children 10 years of age or younger


Includes Weekends

San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
The Haunted Trail of Balboa Park
September 26
thru November 1
Closed Mon & Tues except for 10/27 & 10/28
Exact Dates & Times

The Haunted Trail is a stroll through the park that you will never forget. When the sun goes down--run for your life! Red eyes glow and creepy fingers reach out to get you. Experience outdoor terror that is simply too big to house indoors. Admission: $14.99.

Balboa Park - West Side
along Balboa Dr near Juniper St
Info: The Haunted Hotel, Inc. (619) 231-0131
hauntedtrail.net  Tickets: hauntedtrail.net/tickets  Schedule
Not recommended for children 10 years of age or younger



THIS WEEK OCTOBER 27 - 31

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San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
1st Annual 4-Way Ethical Business Award
October 30   11:30 am - 1:30 pm

This event recognizes and honors exemplary businesses in our community that exhibit outstanding ethical practices and decision making based on the four questions that define the Rotary International’s 4-Way Test: • Is it the TRUTH? • Is it FAIR to all concerned? • Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS? • Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned? If you feel that your business success is a model for your community and that the strength of your business is founded on your ethical standards, apply now at our website (below). Price: TBD

Del Mar Fairgrounds - Equus Room
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd - Del Mar CA
Fairgrounds Info: (858) 755-1161 Info Line: (858) 793-5555
www.delmarfairgrounds.com  Map & Directions
Event Info:  delmarrotaryeba.com


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
14th Annual Monster Bash
October 31  
6:00 pm - Midnight (21+ Only)

Adult Halloween Block Party with live entertainment, the hottest international DJ's and live music, food, dancing, cocktails. Wear a costume & mingle. There's a costume contest with a HUGE CASH prize for the winner. See website for admission prices.

Gaslamp Quarter - Downtown
Entrance:
6th Avenue & Market Street
Info:
McFarlane Promotions
(619) 233-5008
www.sandiegomonsterbash.com


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Trick-or-Treat on India Street in Little Italy
October 31
   5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Little Italy businesses open their doors to make Halloween a safe trick-or-treating night for the neighborhood kids. Parents can pick up a map of participating businesses at Piazza Basilone, on the corner of India and Fir Streets, between 5:30pm and 7:30pm, and have your bags filled with candy!

Little Italy - Downtown San Diego
Corner of India & Fir Streets
Info: (619) 233-3898  www.littleitalysd.com   Details (scroll)


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Encinitas Safe Trick or Treat
October 31   5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

On Halloween each year, a stretch of South Coast Hwy 101, from Encinitas Blvd. to K Street (Pumpkin Lane), is decorated with elaborately carved pumpkins, and the Queen’s Court at the Self-Realization Fellowship Bookstore, the queen will be granting wishes. Downtown businesses generously participate and join in the fun.

Downtown Encinitas
S. Coast Hwy 101 - Encinitas CA
Info:
Encinitas 101 (760) 943-1950
www.encinitas101.com  Details


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Clairemont Church of God Fall Festival
October 31
   6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Church is offering a safe and fun Halloween for community kids as an alternative to door to door trick or treating where they can enjoy games, a magic show, an inflatable slide, a caricature artist, and snack food. The Trunk of Treats are decorated cars filled with candy for the children. Free admission.

Clairemont Church of God
4955 Conrad Ave - San Diego CA
Clairemont Church of God
Info: (858) 268-4966  www.myccog.org



November 2014 ~ San Diego Events
Extended  ~  Upcoming  ~  Ongoing  ~  Annual  ~  Previous Month  ~  Xmas Trees

THIS WEEKEND NOVEMBER 1 & 2

Christmas Trees

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San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Dia de los Muertos at Liberty Station
November 1, 2014   1:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Celebrate the Day of the Dead at Liberty Station. Bring out the whole family for this special event featuring open artist studios, galleries, shopping and entertainment throughout NTC Arts & Culture District at Liberty Station. Meet artists in their studios and see their newest works, take home your favorites or commission a piece. Live music and performances throughout the day, Sugar Skulls, Face Painting. All month, many altars to honor the dead have been created. You may see one in every building.

NTC Arts & Culture District at Liberty Station
2690 Historic Decatur Rd - San Diego, CA 92106
Info: NTC Arts & Culture District
(858) 405-8888 or (619) 223-0058 Details
Please contact individual businesses for exact times.


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Awesome '80s Run
November 1
  5K: 7:00 am

This 5K event encourages participants to dress in '80s style for a costume contest with prizes. Post-race: Live '80s Cover Band, Dance Crews, and Entertainment. Custom '80s medal for all finishers.

Tecolote Shores North Park
1332 E Mission Bay Dr - San Diego CA 92109
Info: Superhero Events, LLC
www.awesome80srun.com  San Diego Details


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Bike The Coast
November 1   5:00 am - 5:00 pm

This event has several non-competitive bicycle rides that start and finish at the Oceanside Pier. Participants can choose between 7-miles, 15-miles, 25-miles, 50-miles, and 100-miles. You can choose between easy or challenging and the views are exceptional. Admission: $25 - $125.

Oceanside Pier - Oceanside CA
Info:
Bike The Coast
(858) 259-9595  www.bike-the-coast.com


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Mira Mesa Invitational Band Review & Field Tourney
November 1   8:00 am - 10:00 pm

Marching bands from throughout Southern California will compete in a parade down Mira Mesa Boulevard and also in a Field Tournament at Mira Mesa High School. Trophies will be awarded for Band Auxiliary, Music Percussion, and Drum Major. Free admission.

Parade & Field Tournament: Mira Mesa High School
10510 Reagan Rd - Mira Mesa CA
Info: Sapphire Sound/SDUSD
(858) 271-1572  www.miramesaband.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
The Dance Mile
November 1   4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Instead of running or walking, this event encourages people to don a costume and dance in the street--for a whole mile. This will probably be a lot more fun than any other exercise. Participation is for all ages. Food and Beer will be available. Admission: $45

Petco Park - Lexus Premier parking lot
Info:
The Dance Mile
(619) 262-5718  www.thedancemile.com


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Escondido Renaissance Faire
November TBA
  10:00 am to 6:00 pm each day

The age of chivalry will be recreated among the wonders of nature in an idealic setting. Travel back to the 16th century and the glories of the reign of Elizabeth the First. Activities usually include battle pageants, music in the streets, jugglers and hundreds of costumed re-enactors performing in this giant outdoor play. There is an admission fee, which covers all entertainment.

Felicita County Park - Escondido CA
742 Clarence Lane
Info: Gold Coast Festivals (805) 496-6036
www.goldcoastfestivals.com   Details


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Old Town San Diego Dia de los Muetos
November 1
& 2   1:00 pm - 9:00 pm

An Hispanic celebration where the spirits of loved ones return to earth to celebrate with family and friends. Tour decorated alters around Old Town and join an evening candelight procession that travels from the State Park to the Campo Santo Cemetery. Free admission.

Old Town State Park - San Diego Ave
(between Twiggs St & Artista St)
Info: Save Our Heritage Organization
(619) 297-9327  www.sddayofthedead.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Kobey's Swap Meet Food Drive
November 1
thru December 28   Fri Sat Sun: 7:00 am – 3:00 pm

Bring nonperishable food items to Kobey's Swap Meet on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday through the rest of the year to donate to the San Diego Food Bank.

Kobey's Swap Meet
3500 Sports Arena Blvd - San Diego, CA 92110
Info: www.sandiegofoodbank.org http://kobeyswap.com


Daylight Savings Ends


DAYLIGHT SAVINGS ENDS
FALL BACK...


Sunday, November 2

Turn your Clocks BACK 1 hour at 2:00 am Sunday, November 2
(Or on Saturday night, November 1, before you go to bed)


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Race for the Cure
November 2   5:00 am - 12:00 pm

The proceeds from this event will provide breast cancer education, research, screenings, and treatment. All ages are welcome on this 5K run/walk. An expo accompanies the event. Admission: $28 - $55.

Balboa Park
(6th Ave/Palm St)
Info: San Diego Affiliate of Susan G Komen for the Cure
(760) 692-2900  www.komensandiego.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Annual Step Out Walk to Fight Diabetes
November 2   Check in: 7:30 am    Walk: 9:00 am

A nationwide event designed to bring greater awareness of diabetes while raising funds for programs and research. The Step Out Walk is an energizing 5k (3.2 miles) walk along beautiful Mission Bay with live entertainment along the route, a Health and Wellness Fair with free screenings and giveaways and more. See website for Details. Admission: participant pledge.

De Anza Cove (East Mission Bay)
Info:
American Diabetes Association (619) 234-9897 ext 7449
www.diabetes.org  San Diego Details


THIS WEEK NOVEMBER 3 - 9

Christmas Trees

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Election Day


ELECTION DAY


Tuesday, November 4


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
FREE Admission Day - Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
November 4   11:00 am - 4:00 pm

San Diego Residents can visit the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center at no cost today. A hands-on exploration of science. Learn the secrets of how certain things work, how optical illusions are created, how sound travels, how rain happens, and more. Admission Free for San Diego Residents with photo I.D. Children 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult.

Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
1875 El Prado - Balboa Park
Info: (619) 238-1233   www.rhfleet.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
FREE Admission Day - Natural History Museum
November 4   10:00 am - 5:00 pm

San Diego Residents can visit the Natural History Museum at no cost today. Come and see exhibits of animals, birds, reptiles, insects water mammals, fish, and more. Admission Free for San Diego Residents with photo I.D. Children 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult.

Natural History Museum
1788 El Prado - Balboa Park
Info: (619) 232-3821  www.museumofman.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
FREE Admission Day - Model Railroad Museum
November 4   11:00 am - 4:00

San Diego Residents can visit the Model Railroad Museum at no cost today. See and hear miniature trains traveling along on tracks around an amazing miniature city. A showcase of photographs and model railroad paraphernalia will be on display. Admission Free for San Diego Residents with photo I.D. Children 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult.

Model Railroad Museum
1649 El Prado - Balboa Park
Info: (619) 696-0199  www.sdmrm.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
FREE Admission Day - Museum Centro Cultural de la Raza
November 4   12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

San Diego Residents can visit the Museum Centro Cultural de la Raza at no cost today. The museum preserves Chicano, Mexican, and indigenous art and culture through dance, music, film, and educational tours. View colorful outdoor murals that provide a preview to the art gallery. Admission Free for San Diego Residents with photo I.D. Children 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult.

Centro Cultural de la Raza
2004 Park Blvd - Balboa Park
Info: (619) 235-6135  www.centroraza.com


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Light the Night
November 7
   4:30 pm  Walk: 7:30 pm

Taking Steps To Cure Cancer: Each year, in communities all across the United States and Canada, teams of families, friends, co-workers and local and national corporations come together to raise funds for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS's) Light The Night Walk events and bring help and hope to people battling blood cancers. The Walk is done at a leisurely pace and take less than an hour to complete.

Petco Park - 100 Park Blvd
Info:
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
(858) 277-1800   www.lightthenight.org/sd   San Diego


Includes Weekend

San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Seasons of the Heart Craft Fair
November 7
thru 9   Fri 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Sun 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Handcrafted items and one-of-a-kind gifts from nearly 100 vendors. Holiday gifts, holiday home décor, gourmet foods, collectibles, children’s toys, children and adult clothing, soaps, jewelry, holiday wreaths and floral arrangements, handbags, pottery, crafting supplies, one-of-a kind furniture pieces, and so much more! Free admission, parking $10.

Del Mar Fairgrounds - Exhibit Hall
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd - Del Mar CA
Fairgrounds Info: (858) 755-1161 Info Line: (858) 793-5555
www.delmarfairgrounds.com Map & Directions
Event Info: Seasons of the Heart (760) 445-1330
www.seasonsoftheheartcraftfaire.com


THIS WEEKEND NOVEMBER 8 & 9

Christmas Trees

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San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Kobey's Swap Meet Food Drive
November 1
thru December 28   Fri Sat Sun: 7:00 am – 3:00 pm

Bring nonperishable food items to Kobey's Swap Meet on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday through the rest of the year to donate to the San Diego Food Bank.

Kobey's Swap Meet
3500 Sports Arena Blvd - San Diego, CA 92110
Info: www.sandiegofoodbank.org http://kobeyswap.com


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
National Veterans Day Run - Oceanside
November 8, 2014    8:11 am - 10:30 am

The 4th Annual National Veterans Day Run in Oceanside will take place at Guajome Regional Park. The race will offer two distances, 5K and a 1-mile family and supporter walk/run. We expect a large turnout of Veterans and Active-Duty military to this race so come out and support the men and women of our armed forces. Children 12 and under are FREE to register and veterans and active duty military are only $11. Don't miss this event and our National Charity Partner, Operation Gratitude, that will be on site to give away their amazing care packages!

Guajome Regional Park
3000 Guajome Lake Rd - Oceanside CA 92057 - USA
Info: National Veterans Day Run
(817) 944-3573  Details/Register


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
East County Cruisers Car Show and Toy Drive
November 8
   9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Bring your family and friends to the farm and see classic and one-of-a-kind cars on display. You can participate in their annual toy drive by bringing an unwrapped toy to the farm. Our local military families will benefit from your generosity.

Bates Nut Farm
15954 Woods Valley Rd - Valley Center CA 92082
Info:
(760) 749-3333  www.batesnutfarm.biz   Details


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
27th Annual Toys For Tots Motorcycle Benefit Ride
November 8
   Reg: 8:00 am  -   Ride: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Annual Toys for Tots Benefit and Motorcycle Ride. The benefit is to collect toys for the Camp Pendleton USMC families. Riders are requested to bring unwrapped, new toys to be collected by Marines. Event is being sponsored by the Law Tigers. Riders will go on a 75-mile ride through the North San Diego County countryside and return to the VANC building for lunch, visit the vendors, do a little shopping and participate in the opportunity drawings and 50/50. Please bring lots of toys!!!

VANC Building - Oceanside CA
1617 Mission Ave - Oceanside
Info: Details   Registration & Info   Email


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Walk To Cure Diabetes
November 8   6:30 am - 12:00 pm

This event draws people together for a healthy walk while raising funds to help find a cure for type-1 diabetes. Participants can choose between a 5K Nature Walk or a 3K Stroll. Admission: $100 - $200 (participant pledge).

5K Nature Walk (along Balboa Dr, 6th Ave, Bridle Path)
3K Stroll (along Balboa Dr & 6th Ave)
Info: JDRF San Diego
(858) 597-0240  www.sd.jdref.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Ride The Point
November 8   7:00 am - 12:00 pm

This event includes a 10-mile Family Ride, 25-mile Enthusiast Ride, and a 50-mile Enthusiast Ride. The bike rides are designed for recreational riders, family riders, challenged and experienced athletes. Proceeds go towards research and services for pancreatic cancer. Admission: Family Ride : $40 / Enthusiast Rides $60.

Liberty Station
Info:
Point Loma Rotary Club
(619) 794-9051 www.pointlomarotary.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Team RWB 5K & 10K
November 8   8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Team RWB Veterans presents a 5K run/walk and a 10K run/walk. Proceeds will benefit Team RWB San Diego Chapter. Admission: Adult $40 - $45 / Active Military $35 - $40 / Child $30 - $35.

Ocean Beach at Robb Field
2525 Bacon St - grass area near the baseball fields
Info: Team RWB
(858) 836-0133  www.teamrwbrun.com


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
"Christmas on the Farm" Arts 'n Crafts Fair
November 8
& 9   9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Bates Nut Farm will be hosting their annual Christmas Arts ‘n Craft Fair where 80 artisans will be selling a variety of handmade crafts and fine art. Enjoy great BBQ and live entertainment (12 - 3), Pony rides and the Bates Petting Zoo are sure to be popular with the kids. Admission and parking are free.

Bates Nut Farm
15954 Woods Valley Rd - Valley Center CA 92082
Info:
(760) 749-3333  www.batesnutfarm.biz   Details


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Annual Dixon Lake Trout Derby
November 8
thru 11   6:00 am - 4:45 pm

Escondido’s annual Trout Derby--a fun-filled event for anglers of all ages with many ways to win great prizes. The only cost to enter the derby is that each fisherman must purchase a daily permit, normally required to fish the lake anyway. Permits: $7.00 adults, $5.00 seniors over 60, and kids under 16. $5 vehicle entry fee per day. Fishing license not required. Fish must be weighed in during derby hours, on the day they are caught. Contestants can win only one prize, so chances of winning are good.

Dixon Lake - Escondido
1700 North La Honda Dr - Escondido, CA 92027
Info:
(760) 839-4680  www.escondido.org   Details


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
CicloSdias San Diego
November 9
  10:00 am - 3:00 pm

CicloSDias is an open streets celebration. Enjoy 2 miles of car-free streets that are open to anyone who wants to bike, walk, stroll or skate, as long as they’re using a non-motorized vehicle. Activities will include special promotions and festivities from local businesses and family oriented entertainment. Families and pets (on leashes) are welcome. Free event.

Hillcrest Area - San Diego
Sixth Ave to University & East to Normal
Info: fabuloushillcrest.com  Details


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Save A Life San Diego Community Walk
November 9   6:00 am - 10:30 am

The proceeds from this walk help to support and strengthen suicide outreach and prevention programs and suvivor support services. The event is a pleasant walk at Balboa Park and the goal is to save lives. Admission: $15 (age 18 & older)

Balboa Park
at Balboa Dr & El Prado
Info: Yellow Ribbon Suicide Prevention Program
(619) 482-0297  www.savealifewalk.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
California Duathlon
November 9   7:30 am - 10:00 am

Similar to a triathlon, but without the swim, A Duathlon is a Run > Bike > Run event. Participants will begin with a 1.5-mile run, then hop on bikes for a 20K cycle, and finish with a 2.5-mile run. This is a great way to start off the day and get the heart pumping. Admission: $35 - $75.

East Mission Bay Park
(South Shores & Fiesta Island)
Info: Challenger Productions/Ramm Sports
(858) 361-6058  www.challengerproductions.com


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Shelter Island 5K Run/Walk
November 9   7:30 am - 10:30 am

This 5K run/walk takes place at Shelter Island and begins with a champagne breakfast, offers chip timing, and an awards ceremony. Proceeds help provide homes for injured military personnel. Admission: Age 13 & older $45 - $50 / Age 12 & younger $20 - $25 / Active duty military $30 / Injured U.S. military $20.

North Harbor Dr - Front of Holiday Inn
4875 North Harbor Dr
Info: Homes For Our Troops
(619) 298-7400  www.kathyloperevents.com


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Patriot Run
November 9   7:45 am - 10:30 am

A family-friendly event with a patriotic theme that offers a 5K run/walk and a 10K run/walk; plus a Kids Dash. All finishers will receive a medal. Athletes with strollers are welcome. Admission: $10 - $35.

Hospitality Point - West Mission Bay
Info:
Wiz Marketing, Inc.  (619) 491-0677


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
DAV 5K Run to Honor Veterans
November 9   9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Stand up for our military who strive to keep our country safe and to those who died in battle. This event is a 5K run/walk that begins with a group motorcycle ride through the greater San Diego area. Admission $45.

Liberty Station
(Ingraham Plaza, NTC Park, & surrounding streets)
Info: Disabled American Veterans
(877) 426-2838  www.dav5k.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Gaslamp Quarter Fall Back Festival
November 9
   11:00 am - 4:00 pm

This event teaches the historic life in the early western days when horses were the mode of travel and country music set off square dancing. Enjoy wild west shootouts, pony rides, hay rides, and a puppet show. Learn about soap making and how to pan for gold! A great event for the Kids! Free admission.

4th Avenue (between Market & J Sts)
Island Avenue (between 4th & 5th Aves)
Info: Gaslamp Quarter Historical Foundation
(619) 233-5008  www.mcfarlanepromotions.com


EXTENDED

San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Kobey's Swap Meet Food Drive
November 1
thru December 28   Fri Sat Sun: 7:00 am – 3:00 pm

Bring nonperishable food items to Kobey's Swap Meet on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday through the rest of the year to donate to the San Diego Food Bank.

Kobey's Swap Meet
3500 Sports Arena Blvd - San Diego, CA 92110
Info: www.sandiegofoodbank.org http://kobeyswap.com


THIS WEEK NOVEMBER 10 - 16

Christmas Trees

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Veteran's Day

VETERAN'S DAY
Tuesday, November 11
Veteran's Day vs Memorial Day

San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
28th Annual San Diego Veteran's Day Parade
November 11   11:00 am - 1:00 pm

On June 1, 1954, Armistice Day was renamed "Veteran's Day" to honor all U.S. veterans nationwide. This parade is held in admiration of veterans of past wars and to give a salute of recognition and honor to our military men and women of today who strive to keep our country safe.

Downtown San Diego
N Harbor Drive - one block south of Grape Street
Hosted by Veterans Memorial Center
Info: www.sdvetparade.org  Route


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Patriotic Salute to Veterans
November 11   6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

A Veteran’s Day patriotic tribute to those who served our country. Enjoy an evening of extraordinary music featuring the Inland Valley Symphony. Free event.

Temecula Civic Center, Old Town
Info: (951) 694-6444  www.cityoftemecula.org   Details


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
12th Annual Murrieta Veterans Day Parade
November 11
  10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Veteran's parade to honor all that served. The parade route is through downtown Murrieta beginning at Ivy Street, and terminating at Town Square Park where the Field of Honor sponsored by the Rotary Club of Murrieta will be on display.

Historic Downtown Murrieta - Town Square Park
Ivy > Washington > B St > Town Square Park
Info: (951) 304-7275  www.murrieta.org   Flyer


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Navy's Inagural Veterans Day 5K Run/Walk
November 11   10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Today is a special day when veterans from all branches of the military are honored with recognition and appreciation for their loyal and dedicated service and as a kick-off to the Veterans Day Parade, participants can join a 5K run/walk along the parade route amid parade spectators. Admission: Age 13 & older: $30 - $35 / Senior age 65+: $25 - $30 / Active duty military: $25 - $30 / Child age 4-12: $15-$20.

Starts at: Harbor Dr & Ash St
Info: Commander Navy Region Southwest
(619) 532-2822  www.navylifesw.com


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
FREE Admission Day - Veterans Museum & Memorial Center
November 11   10:00 am - 4:00 pm

San Diego Residents can visit the San Diego Veterans Museum and Memorial Center at no cost today. The Veterans Memorial Center, Inc. was formed to honor and perpetuate the memories of all men and women who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States of America. The Museum presents a permanent, rotating, and visiting exhibits of patriotic, military and war-related memorabilia, artifacts, photographs, and other artwork. Admission Free for San Diego Residents with photo I.D. Children 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult.

Veterans Museum and Memorial Center
Balboa Park - Old Navy Chapel - Inspiration Point
2115 Park Blvd San Diego CA 92101
Info: (619) 239-2300  www.veteranmuseum.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
FREE Admission Day - Museum of Photographic Arts
November 11   10:00 am - 5:00 pm

San Diego Residents can visit the San Diego Museum of Photographic Arts at no cost today. The Museum is devoted to collecting, preserving and exhibiting the entire spectrum of the photographic medium: photography, film and video and addresses cultural, historical, and social issues through its exhibitions and public programs. Admission Free for San Diego Residents with photo I.D. Children 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult.

Museum of Photographic Arts
Balboa Park - Casa De Balboa Bldg
1649 El Prado San Diego CA 92101
Info: (619) 238-7559  www.mopa.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
FREE Admission Day - Museum of San Diego History
November 11   10:00 am - 5:00 pm

San Diego Residents can visit the Museum of San Diego History at no cost today. The museum contains a collection of intriguing exhibitions that chronicle San Diego’s diverse history and houses over 45 million pieces of paper and 2.5 million images that document the people, places and events of San Diego’s past. It is also the headquarters of the San Diego Historical Society and home to the Society's Research Library. Admission Free for San Diego Residents with photo I.D. Children 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult.

Museum of San Diego History
Balboa Park - Casa De Balboa Bldg
1649 El Prado San Diego CA 92101
Info: (619) 238-7559  Website


THIS WEEKEND NOVEMBER 15 & 16

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San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
10th Annual San Elijo Holiday Boutique
November 15
   10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Arts & crafts vendors, entertainment, food, and much more. Free children's craft area. Free admission. Presented by the City of San Marcos and the Women's Club of San Elijo.

San Elijo Rec Center
1105 Elfin Forest Rd - San Marcos CA 92078
Info: www.san-marcos.net Details


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Traditional Photos with Santa
November 15
thru December 24    Various Days 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Santa will be appearing at Seaport Village for traditional "sit on Santa's knee" photos. All ages, pets & groups are welcome. No personal cameras or cell phone photos allowed. You may bring your video camera to capture your Santa visit on video. Photography by Eileen ~ The Santa Lady. Picture package prices can be seen here (scroll way down).

Schedule subject to change. See Details & Schedule
on Main Page for exact dates & times.

Seaport Village - East Plaza Gazebo
849 West Harbor Drive - San Diego CA 92101
Info: (619)-235-4014  www.seaportvillage.com

Traditional Santa Photographs


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Celebration Run Half Marathon & 10K Run
November 16   7:00 am - 11:00 am

We all have something to celebrate and be thankful for. This half marathon and 10K event celebrates the many things we have that enrich our lives and give us happiness. Admission: Half Marathon: $85 / 10K: $65 / Child: $20

Mission Blvd. - Bonita Cove Park
Info
: Tactic Event Productions
(888) 929-7665  www.celebrationrunsd.com


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
11th Annual San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival
November 16
thru 23   Schedule

This is Southern California's largest wine and culinary event with 170 world-class wineries and spirit producers, celebrity chef dinners, and multiple tasting events, silent and live auctions, continuous food and wine tastings, Chef of The Fest Competition, and more. See website for ticket information.

Embarcadero Marina Park North
500 Kettner Blvd - San Diego CA 92101 (near the Convention Ctr)
Info:
World of Wine Event, LLC
(619) 312-1211  www.sandiegowineclassic.com   Details


THIS WEEK NOVEMBER 17 - 23

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San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
11th Annual San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival
November 16
thru 23   Schedule

This is Southern California's largest wine and culinary event with 170 world-class wineries and spirit producers, celebrity chef dinners, and multiple tasting events, silent and live auctions, continuous food and wine tastings, Chef of The Fest Competition, and more. See website for ticket information.

Embarcadero Marina Park North
500 Kettner Blvd - San Diego CA 92101 (near the Convention Ctr)
Info:
World of Wine Event, LLC
(619) 312-1211  www.sandiegowineclassic.com   Details


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
FREE Admission Day - Museum of Art
November 18   10:00 am - 5:00 pm

San Diego Residents can visit the Museum of Art at no cost today. The finest art that San Diego has on display is here. Categories include American, European, Asian, and Contemporary. Admission Free for San Diego Residents with photo I.D. Children 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult.

Museum of Art
1450 El Prado - Balboa Park
Info: (619) 232-7931  www.sdmart.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
FREE Admission Day - Museum of Man
November 18  10:00 am - 4:30 pm

San Diego residents can visit the Museum of Man at no cost today. Learn how mankind lived throughout the centuries from cave-dwelling humans, through ancient biblical times, to modern day man. See authentic mummies, ancient artifacts, and hunting spears from across the globe. Admission Free for San Diego Residents with photo I.D. Children 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult.

Museum of Man
1350 El Prado - Balboa Park
Info: (619) 239-2001  www.museumofman.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
FREE Admission Day - Museum of the Living Artist
November 18 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

San Diego Residents can visit the San Diego Art Institute Museum of the Living Artist at no cost today. This museum is dedicated to the advancement of visual arts through outreach, education, and exhibition. Enjoy the unique art displays and the Gallery Store. Admission Free for San Diego Residents with photo I.D. Children 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult.

Museum of the Living Artist
1439 El Prado - Balboa Park
Info: (619) 236-0011  www.sandiego-art.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
FREE Admission Day - Mingei International Museum
November 18 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

San Diego Residents can visit the Mingei International Museum at no cost today. You'll see amazing art treasures from around the world. The things you see here, you won't find anywhere else unless you visit the country from where they came. Admission Free for San Diego Residents with photo I.D. Children 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult.

Mingei International Museum
1439 El Prado - Balboa Park
Info: (619) 239-0003  www.mingei.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
FREE Admission Day - Japanese Friendship Garden
November 18   10:00 am - 4:00 pm

San Diego Residents can visit the Japanese Friendship Garden at no cost today. Inside, you can leisurely stroll through a delightful garden among flora, fountains, and fish ponds. Every turn takes you to a new sight to behold. Admission Free for San Diego Residents with photo I.D. Children 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult.

Japanese Friendship Garden
2215 Pan American Plaza - Balboa Park
Info: (619) 235-4541  www.niwa.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Bike San Diego Anniversary Year Party
November 20   5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Fun! This event is an anniversary celebration that promotes bike riding. You can mingle with bike riders or attend bicycle workshops and lectures. There will be a few vendor booths, a food truck, and beer from a brewery. Free admission.

Greenwood Street
(between Kurtz & Hancock Sts)
Info: BikeSD Outreach, Inc.
(619) 630-7518  www.bikesd.org


Includes Weekend

San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Silverwing Park Carnival
November 20 thru 23   Thurs & Fri: 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat & Sun: 11:00 am - 10:30 pm

Come to Silverwing Park and enjoy the thrill of carnival rides and entertaining carnival games. All ages are sure to have a good time. Bring your friends! Bring a date! Bring the kids! Bring a stranger! (?) Admission: $2.00.

Silverwing Park - 3737 Arey Dr
Info:
D&M Productions  (951) 316-1382


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
City of Santee Holiday Lighting Ceremony
November 21
  5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Festivities include: Free Kid’s Holiday Crafts and Games (while supplies last). Carriage Rides ($2.00 per ride – kids 3 & under are free), Winter wonderland area filled with real snow and sledding. Visit with Santa (Photos available for $10), Temporary Tattoos and other activities, Food sampling, warm beverages, kettle corn and more! Free admission. Minimal cost for some activities (cash only).

Santee Trolley Square
9884 Mission Gorge Rd - Santee CA 92071
Info: (619) 258-4100 ext. 201  www.ci.santee.ca.us   Details


Includes Weekend

San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Susan G. Komen San Diego 3-Day For The Cure
November 21 thru 23   Fri 6:00 am to Sun 5:00 pm

Thousands of men and women are taking the challenge to walk 60 miles in three days. On the first day the walk will begin at the Del Mar Fairgrounds and proceed to Torrey Pines, La Jolla, and Pacific Beach to a camp at Crown Point Shores in Mission Beach. The walk will eventually culminate in Downtown San Diego at Petco Park. See website for details, admission, and registration fees.

Del Mar (Fairgrounds) to Downtown San Diego (Petco Park)
Info:
SNPT Breast Cancer 3 Day
www.the3day.org  Details  San Diego


Includes Weekend

San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Annual Del Mar Antique Show & Sale
November 21
thru 23
Fri & Sat 11:00 am - 7:00 pm   Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

More than 250 premier antique dealers from all over California and the western United States will be selling the finest in antiques & collectibles, including all types of glass, pottery, paper ephemera, crystal, jewelry, art, silver, Americana, primitives, American and European furniture, and much more. Appraisal service is available for $5 per item. Admission:$8 / $5 with coupon and 18 and younger free with accompanying paid adult. Discount Coupon available at event website.

Del Mar Fairgrounds - Exhibit Hall
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd - Del Mar
Fairgrounds Info: (858) 755-1161 Info Line: (858) 793-5555
www.delmarfairgrounds.com Map & Directions
Event Info: Calendar Antique Shows
(800) 943-7501 www.calendarshows.com


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San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Kobey's Swap Meet Food Drive
November 1
thru December 28   Fri Sat Sun: 7:00 am – 3:00 pm

Bring nonperishable food items to Kobey's Swap Meet on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday through the rest of the year to donate to the San Diego Food Bank.

Kobey's Swap Meet
3500 Sports Arena Blvd - San Diego, CA 92110
Info: www.sandiegofoodbank.org http://kobeyswap.com


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San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Traditional Photos with Santa
November 15
thru December 24    Various Days 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Santa will be appearing at Seaport Village for traditional "sit on Santa's knee" photos. All ages, pets & groups are welcome. No personal cameras or cell phone photos allowed. You may bring your video camera to capture your Santa visit on video. Photography by Eileen ~ The Santa Lady. Picture package prices can be seen here (scroll way down).

Schedule subject to change. See Details & Schedule
on Main Page for exact dates & times.

Seaport Village - East Plaza Gazebo
849 West Harbor Drive - San Diego CA 92101
Info: (619)-235-4014  www.seaportvillage.com

Traditional Santa Photographs


THIS WEEKEND NOVEMBER 22 & 23

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San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
4th Annual Woodland Park Bible Church Christmas Bazaar
November 22   10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Come on out & join us for a day of fun & shopping. Free Admission. This is a perfect time to purchase all those Holiday gifts for the special people on your list. *A wide variety of vendors. *Raising money to benefit a charity in the community. Mark your calendars & see you there.

Woodland Park Bible Church
1093 Rock Springs Rd - San Marcos CA 92069
Info: (760) 744-9242  wpbible.org    Details


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
San Diego CIF Section Championships
November 22   8:30 am - 3:15 pm

Throughout the day, approximately 100 high-school teams will try to win a Section Championship that will allow them to compete at the State Championship Meet. Come and watch them run and cheer them on!

Morley Field - near Balboa Park
2221 Morley Field Dr
Info: San Diego CIF  (858) 292-8165


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Encinitas Street Faire & Fall Festival
November 23   9:00 am - 4:00 pm

The emphasis of the Encinitas Fall Festival is on arts, handmade crafts, antiques, and ethnic imports. However, commercial vendors will be accepted. Children’s rides, two stages of live entertainment and food and drink refreshments provide an attractive setting for the public.

Encinitas, CA
Between Second St and Vulcan Ave
Six blocks of South Coast Highway 101, two blocks from the Pacific Ocean.
www.kennedyfaires.com/encinitas/


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
68th Annual Mother Goose Parade
November 23   10:00 am

The Mother Goose Parade is the largest, single-day event in San Diego County and one of the biggest parades of its kind west of the Mississippi. Generally there are over 100 entries featuring clowns, floats, bands, equestrians, giant balloons, and Santa Claus.

Magnolia Ave & Main St - El Cajon, CA
Mother Goose Parade Association
1130 Broadway - El Cajon, CA 92021
Info: (619) 444-8712  www.themothergooseparade.org
Details  Parade Route


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Fiesta Island Time Trial
November 23   7:00 am - 9:00 am

Held at Fiesta Island, this cycling event offers recreational and young riders the perfect location to experience competitive cycling in a safe and controlled environment. Riders will cycle laps against the clock until each one completes their distance: 3-laps for adults, 2-laps for juniors. Admission: $30.

East Mission Bay - Fiesta Island
Info: San Diego Bicycle Club
(858) 354-0833  www.sdbc.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Del Mar Triathlon
November 23   8:30 am - 10:00 am

Athletes are welcome to join students from the Cathedral Catholic High School at this unusual triathlon. This is a "reverse" triathlon as the order of the sequence is backwards: Bike > Run > Swim. Most of the course is on the school campus including the pool for the swim. Admission: $35 - $75.

CCHS at Gamay Way/Old Carmel Valley Rd > Run & Bike
Cathedral Catholic High School campus pool > Swim
5555 Del Mar Heights Rd
Info: Challenger Productions/Ramm Sports
(858) 361-6058  www.delmartri.com


THIS WEEK NOVEMBER 24 - 30

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San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Free Admission Day - Air & Space Museum
November 25
  10:00 am - 4:00 pm

San Diego residents can visit the Air & Space Museum at no cost today. View aeronautical collections about mankind's ability to conquer flight, and replicas of historic planes such as the Spirit of St. Louis hanging from the ceiling as if suspended in flight. Admission Free for San Diego Residents with photo I.D. Children 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult.

Air & Space Museum
Balboa Park - 2001 Pan American Plaza
Info: (619) 234-8291  www.sandiegoairandspace.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Free Admission Day - Hall of Champions Sports Museum
November 25
   10:00 am - 4:00 pm

San Diego residents can visit the Hall of Champions Sports Museum at no cost today. View displays of original sports paraphernalia relating to football, baseball, basketball, soccer, golf, and other sports; many of which can be found no where else. Admission Free for San Diego Residents with photo I.D. Children 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult.

Hall of Champions Sports Museum
Balboa Park - 2131 Pan American Plaza
Info: (619) 234-2544  www.sdhoc.com


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Free Admission Day - Automotive Museum
November 25
   10:00 am - 4:30 pm

San Diego residents can visit the Automotive Museum at no cost today. Learn about the history of automobiles and browse amid vintage motor cars and other related items of interest. View photographs of unique custom-made cars. Admission Free for San Diego Residents with photo I.D. Children 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult.

Automotive Museum
Balboa Park - 2080 Pan American Plaza
Info: (619) 231-2886  www.sdautomuseum.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
FREE Admission Day - Pacific Relations Int'l Cottages
November 25  Noon - 4:00 pm

San Diego Residents can visit one of the International Cottages at no cost today. These are historic 1935 Exposition cottages plus 4 new cottages representing a total of 32 countries. Each cottage displays information and items unique to its country, offering visitors a window to their culture, history and traditions. Admission Free for San Diego Residents with photo I.D. Children 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult.

House of Pacific Relations International Cottages
Balboa Park - 2160 Pan American Rd - San Diego CA 92101
Info: (619) 234-0739  www.sdhpr.org


Includes Weekend

San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
35th Annual San Diego Jazz Fest
November 26 thru 30
Wed & Thurs: 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm   Fri: 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat: 9:00 am - 11:00 pm   Sun: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Annual celebration of Dixieland Jazz featuring bands from all over the U.S. The Festival bands represent a wide variety of traditional jazz, Dixieland and swing styles. See website for admission prices.

Mission Valley - San Diego CA
Town & Country Hotel and Convention Center
500 Hotel Circle North
Info: (619) 297-5277  www.dixielandjazzfestival.org
Schedule  General Info


Thanksgiving Day


THANKSGIVING DAY


Thursday, November 27


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Annual Father Joe's Thanksgiving Day 5K Run & Walk
Thanksgiving Day - November 27   7:45 am

Today is Thanksgiving and it is a day to express both thanks for what we have and to extend our help to those who are lonely, hungry, and without a home. Proceeds from this 5K event will help to provide basic provisions for underprivileged persons through the St. Vincent De Paul Village. See website for registration & course route information.

Balboa Park - Museum of Man Arch
1350 El Prado - Balboa Park San Diego, CA
Hosted by St. Vincent De Paul Village
Info: (619) 446-2100  www.thanksgivingrun.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Run for the Hungry
Thanksgiving Day - November 27   10K: 7:10 AM    5K: 8:15 AM

Join this 5K run/walk or the 10K run and you'll be helping the San Diego Food Bank provide nourishing meals for homeless and underprivileged persons. You'll also be helping yourself to burn off a few calories before you put a ton of them on! See website for registration fees.

Downtown San Diego - Horton Plaza
Info:
Jewish Family Service
(619) 865-9903  sdrunforthehungry.org


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
O'side Turkey Trot & Expo
Thanksgiving Day - November 27

Registration: 6:00 am   First Run 7:00 am

5 Mile Run, 5K Run, Kid's Runs, and Combo. There are several races, the first starting at 7:00 am. These races will benefit the Oceanside Public School District & non-profits. All finishers receive a commemorative medal. Registration fees are posted on the website. An Expo accompanies the event.

Oceanside Civic Center
330 North Coast Hwy - Oceanside, CA 92054
(Corner Mission & Coast Hwy)
Info: (760) 434-5255 www.osideturkeytrot.com
Race times & details


Includes Weekend

San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Larsen Field Carnival
November 27 thru 30   Thurs & Fri: 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat & Sun: 2:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Come to Larsen Field in San Ysidro to enjoy the thrill of carnival rides and games. All ages are sure to have a good time, so bring your friends, a date, the kids! Admission: $2.00.

Larsen Field - 455 Sycamore Rd
Info: D & M Productions  (951) 316-1382


Includes Weekend

San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
San Diego Surf Cup 2014
November 28 thru 30   8:00 am - 8:00 pm

This tournament is one of the top two youth soccer tournaments in the nation. Participating teams (age 9 - 18) competing for the coveted Surf Cup Trophy come from as many as 25 States and other countries such as Canada, Mexico, Ireland, and England. Free admission.

San Diego Polo Club Field
14555 El Camino Real
Info: San Diego Surf Cup, Inc.
(760) 944-7176  www.surfcup.com


Includes Weekend

San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Annual Art of the Holiday 2014
November 28
thru December 23
Mon thru Sat: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm   Sun: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Fill your holiday gift list from a wide selection of wares created by regional artists and artisans: jewelry, perfumes, vases, cookware, wood bowls, leather goods, mosaic boxes, painted silk scarves and clothing, and more. Free admission.

Fallbrook Art Center
Presented in The Janice Griffiths Gallery

103 S Main, Fallbrook CA
Info: (760) 728.1414  www.fallbrookart.org   Details


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San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Kobey's Swap Meet Food Drive
November 1
thru December 28   Fri Sat Sun: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Bring nonperishable food items to Kobey's Swap Meet on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday through the rest of the year to donate to the San Diego Food Bank.

Kobey's Swap Meet
3500 Sports Arena Blvd - San Diego, CA 92110
Info: www.sandiegofoodbank.org   kobeyswap.com


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San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Traditional Photos with Santa
November 15
thru December 24    Various Days 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Santa will be appearing at Seaport Village for traditional "sit on Santa's knee" photos. All ages, pets & groups are welcome. No personal cameras or cell phone photos allowed. You may bring your video camera to capture your Santa visit on video. Photography by Eileen ~ The Santa Lady. Picture package prices can be seen here (scroll way down).

Schedule subject to change. See Details & Schedule
on Main Page for exact dates & times.

Seaport Village - East Plaza Gazebo
849 West Harbor Drive - San Diego CA 92101
Info: (619)-235-4014  www.seaportvillage.com

Traditional Santa Photographs


THIS WEEKEND NOVEMBER 29 & 30

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San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Surfin’ Santa Arrival 2014
November 29   1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Surfin' Santa will be landing at Seaport Village via a watercraft, then he, along with the parade, will head down the boardwalk to pose for photos and will be available for photos throughout the day. Activities accompanying the event includes kids craft tables, strolling entertainers, and an eco friendly ornament making area. Ornaments can be taken home.

Seaport Village
849 W Harbor Drive - San Diego CA 92101
Info: www.seaportvillage.com   Details


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Julian's Country Christmas & Tree Lighting Ceremony
November 29
thru Mid-December
Festivities Begin 1:00 pm   Tree Lighting 5:00 pm

The traditional lighting of the Julian Community Christmas Tree ceremony features the Julian Carolers just before 5:00 pm when the tree is lit. The tree-lighting ceremony will take place in Pioneer Park, adjacent to the Julian Pioneer Museum. This marks the beginning of the annual Julian Country Christmas celebration, three weeks of old-fashioned holiday festivities.

Pioneer Park - Julian, CA
Info:
Julian Chamber of Commerce
2129 Main Street, Julian CA 92036
(760) 765-1857  Details


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Holiday of Lights - Del Mar Fairgrounds
Generally takes place last week of November through December...

San Diego’s traditional Holiday of Lights will NOT TAKE PLACE in
2013 & 2014 as preparations are underway to widen the turf track.

www.holidayoflights.com/tempsite/index.html


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Adrenalina Skateboard Marathon
November 30   6:30 am - 10:00 am

This skateboarding marathon consists of six laps around the Fiesta Island Roadway. About 200 longboard skaters are expected to take the challenge, so if you have a longboard and think you can do it, then be a participant. Admission: Age 13 & older: $30 / Age 12 & younger: $10.

East Mission Bay - Fiesta Island Roadway
Info:
Nata Media, Inc.  (858) 456-2061
www.theadrenalinaskateboardmarathon.com


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Kobey's Swap Meet Food Drive
November 1
thru December 28   Fri Sat Sun: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Bring nonperishable food items to Kobey's Swap Meet on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday through the rest of the year to donate to the San Diego Food Bank.

Kobey's Swap Meet
3500 Sports Arena Blvd - San Diego, CA 92110
Info: www.sandiegofoodbank.org    kobeyswap.com


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Traditional Photos with Santa
November 15
thru December 24    Various Days 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Santa will be appearing at Seaport Village for traditional "sit on Santa's knee" photos. All ages, pets & groups are welcome. No personal cameras or cell phone photos allowed. You may bring your video camera to capture your Santa visit on video. Photography by Eileen ~ The Santa Lady. Picture package prices can be seen here (scroll way down).

Schedule subject to change. See Details & Schedule
on Main Page for exact dates & times.

Seaport Village - East Plaza Gazebo
849 West Harbor Drive - San Diego CA 92101
Info: (619)-235-4014  www.seaportvillage.com

Traditional Santa Photographs


CHRISTMAS TREE LOTS IN SAN DIEGO COUNTY

San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Christmas Tree Sales
November 27
thru December 25

Del Mar - Christmas tree sales and related items, such as snow flocking, delivery, and flame retardant. No charge for parking. Christmas trees are being sold in two locations - in the East Lot and also in the Main Lot. To reach either from Interstate 5, take the Via de la Valle exit, turn west, then turn left (south) on Jimmy Durante Blvd.

Pinery Christmas Trees 1: November 28 thru December 25
Del Mar Horsepark: 14550 1/2 El Camino Real - Del Mar, CA 92014
(858) 481-4254. Mon - Thurs: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm and Fri, Sat, Sun: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Pinery Christmas Trees 2: December 1 thru December 25
Del Mar: 15555 Jimmy Durante Blvd - Del Mar CA 92014
(858) 481-4254. Mon - Thurs: 10 am – 9 pm and Fri, Sat, Sun: 9 am – 9 pm

See website for 4 additional locations:
Bonita, Chula Vista, Mission Valley, Rancho Bernardo
Info: (858) 481-4254  www.pinerychristmastrees.com

Purdy Tree Farms: November 27 thru December 24 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Located in the Main Parking Lot on the west side of Jimmy Durante Blvd., has sales of Christmas trees, wreaths, garlands and accessories.
Del Mar Fairgrounds:  2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd - Del Mar, CA 92014
See website for additional location: Carlsbad at Plaza Camino Real
Info: (503) 910-6828  www.purdytreefarms.com

Del Mar Fairgrounds - East Lot and Main Lot
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd - Del Mar CA
Fairgrounds Info:  www.delmarfairgrounds.com   Map & Directions


HALLOWEEN PUMPKIN STATIONS


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Pumpkin Station - Chula Vista
September 26
thru November 2
Mon thru Thurs 11:00 am - 9:00 pm   Fri thru Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Swing ride, El Paso train ride, giant slide, mini slide, Train jump, play center, Car ride, Sky Fighter ride, Ferris wheel, Swing ride, petting zoo. Pumpkin prices are based on size. Tickets are required for rides, slides, jumps & play center. Parking & Admission is free.

Southwestern College
900 Otay Lakes Rd - Chula Vista CA 91910
Info: Pinery Christmas Trees, Inc.
(858) 566-7466  www.pumpkinstation.com   Chula Vista


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Pumpkin Station - Del Mar
September 26 thru October 31
Monday thru Thursday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday thru Sunday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

This event is ideal for children aged 3 to 13 and includes pumpkins, and several children's rides, slides and jumps. School programs are available for children to learn about the harvest of the season. Pumpkin Station offers a wide variety of gourds, squashes, Indian corn, and pumpkins. Admission is free, but tickets are sold for rides. El Paso train ride, 2 giant slides, Train jump, play center, antique carousel, Sky Fighter ride, Tubs of Fun ride, Swing ride, game zone, petting zoo.

Del Mar Fairgrounds Area - East Parking Lot
across Jimmy Durante Boulevard from the Fairgrounds
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd - Del Mar CA
Event Info: Pumpkin Station  (858) 566-7466 
www.pumpkinstation.com  Del Mar


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Pumpkin Station - El Cajon
September 26
thru November 2
Mon thru Thurs 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm   Fri thru Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

El Paso Train ride, giant slide, mini slide, play center, Ferris wheel, helicopter ride, lil toot ride, game zone, petting zoo. Pumpkin prices are based on size. Tickets are required for rides, slides, jumps, petting zoo. Parking & Admission is free.

Westfield Parkway Plaza
415 Parkway Plaza - El Cajon CA 92020
Info: Pinery Christmas Trees, Inc.
(858) 566-7466  www.pumpkinstation.com   El Cajon


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Pumpkin Station - Mission Valley
October 3
thru November 2
Mon thru Thurs: 11:00 am - 9:00 pm   Fri thru Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

2 Giant Slides, Train Jump, Mini Slide, Swing Ride, Ferris Wheel, El Paso Train Ride, Sky Fighter Ride, Boat Ride, and Petting Zoo. Pumpkin prices are based on size. Tickets are required for rides, slides, jumps & play center. Parking & Admission is free.

Mission Valley Pumpkin Station
Westfield Mission Valley Shopping Center
1640 1/2 Camino Del Rio N - San Diego, CA. 92108
Info: Pinery Christmas Trees, Inc. (858) 566-7466
www.pumpkinstation.com  Mission Valley


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Pumpkin Station - National City
September 26
thru November 2
Mon thru Thurs: 11:00 am - 9:00 pm   Fri thru Sun: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

El Paso Train ride, giant slide, mini slide, play center, Dino Jump, Ferris wheel, Petting Zoo. Pumpkin prices are based on size. Tickets are required for rides, slides, jumps, etc. Parking & Admission is free.

Plaza Bonita Station
3030 Plaza Bonita Rd - National City 91950
Info: Pinery Christmas Trees, Inc.
(858) 566-7466  www.pumpkinstation.com   National City


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Rancho Bernardo Pumpkin Farm
October 1
thru October 31
Mon thru Thurs: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm   Fri thru Sun: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Pick your own pumpkin. 8-ft tall Corn Maze ($1), tractor hay wagon ($1), picnic area, farm animals. There is no charge to walk the pumpkin patches or view the farm animals. Pumpkin prices are based on size. Parking & Admission is free.

R.B. Farm
13421 Highland Valley Rd Escondido CA 92025
Info: Pinery Christmas Trees, Inc.
(858) 566-7466  www.pumpkinstation.com   Details


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Bates Nut Farm - Pumpkin Patch
September 24
thru October 31
Mon - Fri: 9:00 am - 5:30 pm   Sat & Sun: 8:30 am - 6:00 pm

Family and friends enjoy the tractor hayrides, straw maze, petting corral and pony rides. Grab a wheelbarrow and pick from variety of pumpkins: Big Macs, Ghost, Cinderella, Jack O’ Lantern, minis, squash, gourds and other fall décor. In addition, weekends at Bates include live entertainment from 12:00 -3:00, BBQ, kettle corn, food trucks, rock climb, bounce, slide and other family friendly events.

Bates Nut Farm
15954 Woods Valley Road - Valley Center, CA 92082
Info: (760) 749-3333  www.batesnutfarm.biz   Details


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Bonita Pumpkin Farm
October 1
thru October 31
Mon thru Thurs: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm   Fri thru Sun: 9:00 am to 8:00 pm

Pick Your Own Pumpkins. All pumpkins are individually priced based on size. Farm attractions: Picnic Area, 8' Tall Corn Maze, Farm Animals, Tractor HayWagon. Tickets required for the Corn Maze and Hay Ride. Admission and parking are FREE.

Bonita Pumpkin Farm
5437 Bonita Road - Bonita CA. 91902
Corner of Sweetwater & Bonita Roads
Info: (858) 566-7466  www.pumpkinstation.com   Bonita Details


UPCOMING EVENTS IN SAN DIEGO COUNTY


DECEMBER 2014

San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
NONE CURRENTLY AVAILABLE


HALLOWEEN ONGOING


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Bates Nut Farm - The Pumpkin Patch
September 24
thru October 31   9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday, September 24 is Opening Day of the Pumpkin Patch. The Bates pumpkin patch will be open through October 31 with tractor hay rides, straw maze and farm zoo, a fall tradition. Weekends feature live entertainment, pony rides, petting zoo, BBQ, kettle corn, and other family friendly events.

Bates Nut Farm
15954 Woods Valley Rd - Valley Center CA 92082
Info: (800) 642-0348  www.batesnutfarm.biz  Details


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
The Scream Zone
September 26 thru November 1
Fri & Sat: 7:00 pm - Midnight Other Days (when open) 7:00 pm -11:00 pm
Dates: Sept 26-27 / Oct 3-5 / Oct 9-12 / Oct 16-19 / Oct 22-Nov 1

Your worst nightmare has come true! The Scream Zone will be more bloodcurdling than ever! San Diego County's largest haunted experience, The Scream Zone is considered among the goriest, scariest, and screaming-est fright fests in the darkened corners of Southern California. Features the horrifying House of Horror, along with The Chamber, and the Haunted Hayride. Play Zombie Paintball. Other features: The Dusk Till Dawn Bar, The Walking Dead Prison, The Exorcist, and Pennywise the clown. See website for prices.

Del Mar Fairgrounds - Green Parking Lot
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd - Del Mar CA
Fairgrounds Info: (858) 755-1161 Info Line: (858) 793-5555
delmarfairgrounds.com  Map & Directions
Event Info: www.thescreamzone.com


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Haunted Hotel
September 26
thru November 1
Specific Dates & Times Schedule

The Haunted Hotel is where horror movies come to life with terrifying special effects and illusions. Experience the terror from the inhabitants of your favorite horror movies. The rooms and themes change each year. The haunted hotel is waiting… Admission: $18

The Haunted Hotel – Broker's Building basement
424 Market St - Corner of 4th and Market
Info: (619) 231-0131 Tickets www.hauntedhotel.com
Not recommended for children 10 years of age or younger


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
The Haunted Trail of Balboa Park
September 26
thru November 1
Closed Mon & Tues except for 10/27 & 10/28
Exact Dates & Times

The Haunted Trail is a stroll through the park that you will never forget. When the sun goes down--run for your life! Red eyes glow and creepy fingers reach out to get you. Experience outdoor terror that is simply too big to house indoors. Admission: $14.99.

Balboa Park - West Side
along Balboa Dr near Juniper St
Info: The Haunted Hotel, Inc. (619) 231-0131
hauntedtrail.net  Tickets: hauntedtrail.net/tickets/ Schedule
Not recommended for children 10 years of age or younger

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Events that take place over a period of 2 months or more. Usually seasonal.


San Diego Events Location & Information:
The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery - San Diego
Saturday Nights - Year round

Interactive Murder Myster Dinner Show. The Dinner Detective performs year-round. Shows are typically posted 6 to 8 weeks in advance. See website for show start times and more details.

The Dinner Detective - San Diego
530 Broadway St - San Diego CA 92101
Info: (888) 619-0858  www.thedinnerdetective.com  San Diego  Schedule

The Dinner Detective - Hilton Del Mar
15575 Jimmy Durante Blvd - Del Mar CA 92014
Info: (858) 792-5200   www.thedinnerdetective.com   Del Mar  Schedule


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Annual Julian Fall Apple Harvest Days
September
thru mid-October - or when the Apples are Gone!

Apple cider, apple pie, and entertainment in the historic
gold mining town of Julian. Special weekend events will take place.

Julian, CA
Julian Chamber of Commerce
Info: (760) 765-1857  www.julianca.com


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
Del Mar Racing Season 2014
November 7 thru November 30

Hold on to your horse hat…
The Del Mar Racing Season Begins!

Del Mar Fairgrounds
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd - Del Mar
www.delmarfairgrounds.com  Map & Directions

Event Info: (858) 755-1141 Info Line: (858) 793-5533  www.delmarracing.com
Del Mar Thoroughbred Club  www.dmtc.com


San Diego Events Location & Information 2014:
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