Events in San Diego – January 18th – January 31st

35th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade  –  Join us on Harbor Drive Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 2:00 pm for the 35th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Parade.  This is one of the largest celebrations of its kind in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in the United States.  Our parade is filled with dazzling floats, soulful High School bands, drill teams, colleges, fraternities, churches, organizations, peace and youth groups.   –  Date: January 18, 2015  –  Time: 2:00 pm  –  Location: Harbor Drive  –  For more info.: 619.264.0542 or visit


San Diego Restaurant Week  –  It’s almost that time of year again when you get to treat your taste buds to a night out, at San Diego Restaurant Week!  From January 18-24, foodies will eat their way through more than 180 participating restaurants throughout San Diego.  Leave the cooking to someone else and join over 140,000 diners in the celebration of Restaurant Week and indulge in discounted prix fixe menus including two-course lunches priced at $10, $15, and $20 and three-course dinners are $20, $30, $40, or $50.  No tickets necessary for this event, just make reservations for any of the participating locations, show up, choose from their prix-fixe menu and let your taste buds enjoy!  –  Date: January 18 – 24, 2015    Time: visit website  –  Location: visit website  –  For more info.: or visit


SS Toddler Time: Finger Painting Friday  –  Happy 2015! Celebrate the New Year with colorful party hat creations. Recommended for ages 4 and under.  –  Date: January 23, 2015  –  Time: 10:00 am – 11:00 am  –  Location: 200 W Island Ave, San Diego, CA 92101  –  For more info.: 619.233.8792


America’s Finest Flag Football Tournament 2-Day Event   –  In a field tournament, 78 elite flag football teams will compete on 13 regulation fields at Fiesta Island in East Mission Bay.  This 2-day tournament will also include a small health & fitness expo, light refreshments, a jumper for kids, and a stage with live music.  –  Date: January 24, 2015  –  Time: 7:00 am – 5:00 pm  –  Location: East Mission Bay Park   –  For more info.: Mike Spangler @ 858.401.0849 or visit


Carmel Valley 5K & Fun Run  –  There’s a 5K run/walk and a Fun Run for kids in Carmel Valley.  The proceeds from this event benefit the Del Mar Schools Education Foundation to help pay for science, art, music, and technology programs.   –  Date: January 24, 2015  –  Time: 7:30 am – 12:00 pm  –  Location: call for details  –  For more info.: Katie Wilsey @ 858.761.8799 or visit


Monster Jam®  –  Monster Jam is one of the world’s largest and most famous monster truck tour featuring some of the biggest names in monster trucks.  –  Date: January 31, 2015  –  Time: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm  / Gates Open: 4:00 pm Pit Party: 2:00 pm  –  Price: $15-$47  –  Location: 100 Park Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92101  –  For more info.: visit


Super Run 10K & 5K Run/Walk   –  Get ready to kick off the Super Bowl with some refreshing exercise before you sit down to watch the game.  You can choose between a 10K to Crown Point Park or a 5K at South Shores Park. Awards are given to the 1st three winners in each division.  Proceeds create water wells for people in Africa.  –  Date: January 31, 2015  –  Time: 7:30 am – 10:00 am  –  Location: East Mission Bay Park  –  For more info.: Kathy Loper @ 619.298.7400