Events in San Diego – August 1st – August 15th

1 - bocceBocce Bash  –  Join the fun at Liberty Station, Saturday, August 1st for the inaugural Bocce Bash! This fundraiser for the San Diego Bowl Game Association will feature round-robin bocce tournament play, live entertainment, beer provided by New Belgium, and more! No experience needed. Bocce equipment provided. Must be 21 or over to participate.  –  Date: August 1, 2015  –  Time: 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM  –  Price: Team Registration: $80-$50  –  Location: 2455 Cushing Rd., San Diego, CA 92106  –  For more info.: call 619.283.5808 or visit

2- surfdogUnleashed by Petco Surf Dog Competition  –  Get stoked! It’s time for the most adorable surf event of the year. At the Unleashed by Petco Surf Dog Competition, the most fearless dogs will jump on their boards, paddle out and hang 20! This event must be seen to be believed. Bring the whole family for a day of rad competitions, goodies and fun!  –  Date: August 1, 2015  –  Time: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM  –  Location: 2 Elder Ave., Imperial Beach, CA 91932  –  For more info. visit

3- summer popsSummer Pops Goes Classical – A Night in Spain   –  An elegant, deeply passionate musical visit to Spain. The evening features music from celebrated Spanish composers, including Enrique Granados (Three Spanish Dances), and Manuel de Falla.  –  Date: August 2, 2015  –  Time: 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM  –  Price: $20-$79  –  Location: 206 Marina Park Way, San Diego, CA 92101  –  For more info.: call 619.283.5808 or visit

4 - film in the gardenFilm in the Garden: The Little Fugitive  –  Perfectly capturing the magical atmosphere of 1950s Coney Island, The Little Fugitive (1953, not rated) is a charming adventure story told from the perspective of a seven-year-old boy who takes refuge there after mistakenly believing he’s killed his brother.  –  Date: August 3, 2015  –  Time: 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM  –  Price: Nonmember – $5  –  Location: 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101  –  For more info. call 619.232.7931 or visit

5 -  free outdoorFree Outdoor Concert: SummerFest Under the Stars  –  Come to the famous La Jolla Cove and join SummerFest Music Director Cho-Liang Lin for a free concert to kick off the festival. Bring your picnic and enjoy this wonderful, family-friendly SummerFest tradition featuring a stunning ocean backdrop!  –  Date: August 5, 2015  –  Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM  –  Price: Free  –  Location: La Jolla Cove, La Jolla, CA 92037  –  For more info.:  call 858.459.3728 or visit

6- scholar shareScholarShare’s Toddler Time: Story Time  –  Practice your A-B-C’s and read along with us during our morning story time. Recommended for ages 4 and under.  –  Date: August 7, 2015  –  Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 PM  –  Price: Free with admission  –  Location: 200 W Island Ave., San Diego, CA 92101  –  For more info. call 619.233.8792 or visit

7- farm to bayFarm to Bay Food & Wine Classic  –  This unforgettable tasting event on San Diego Bay celebrates the sights, sounds and flavors that make San Diego so unique. Farm to Bay is the only local fundraiser that takes place within a national wildlife refuge, set against the beautiful backdrop of San Diego Bay.  –  Date: August 8, 2015  –  Time: 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM  –  Price: $80  –  Location: 1000 Gunpowder Point Drive, Chula Vista, CA 91910  –  For more info.: call 619.409.5900 or visit

8- summerSummer Pops – Sinatra at 100  –  Ol’ Blue Eyes is back! Frank Sinatra – the most popular male vocalist of the twentieth century never really left us. His music, that unmistakable voice, will play on forever: “Fly Me to the Moon,” “Strangers in the Night” and “My Way,” just to name a few. Don’t miss Cary Hoffman, today’s premiere Sinatra vocalist, as he salutes The Chairman of the Board with his acclaimed “My Sinatra” presentation.  –  Date: August 14-15, 2015  –  Time: 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM  –  Price: $20-$92  –  Location: 206 Marina Park Way, San Diego, CA 92101  –  For more info. call 619.235.0804 or visit

artwalkArtWalk NTC @ Liberty Station  –  Formerly ArtWalk on the Bay, ArtWalk NTC @ Liberty Station builds upon the success of the past years at San Diego’s Bayfront. This 10th annual event takes place in San Diego’s flagship arts and culture district, NTC @ Liberty Station, once San Diego’s Naval Training Center, and now a mecca for artist studios, galleries, museums and performing arts groups.  –  Date: August 15-16, 2015  –  Time: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM  –  Price: Free  –  Location: 2645 Historic Decatur, San Diego, CA 92106  –  For more info.: visit