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Monday, Jun 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
All Day San Diego International Fringe Festival
Tuesday, Jun 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
All Day San Diego International Fringe Festival
6:00 PM Lecture: NAFTA and U.S.-Mexico Relations
7:00 PM Stage: The King and I
Wednesday, Jun 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
All Day San Diego County Fair
All Day San Diego International Fringe Festival
6:00 PM Film: Wild Strawberries
6:00 PM Film: Murder on the Orient Express
6:30 PM Film: Coco
7:00 PM Stage: The King and I
8:00 PM Music: Andy Statman
8:00 PM Stage: Mamma Mia!
Thursday, Jun 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
All Day San Diego County Fair
All Day San Diego International Fringe Festival
10:30 AM Music: The Bayou Brothers
1:00 PM Art: Decoding the Language of Chinese Ceramics
1:00 PM Summer Reading Program: Japan 101
6:00 PM Italian Formaggio e Vino
6:30 PM Film: The Black Monk
7:00 PM Discussion: Sephardic Philosophy
7:30 PM Stage: The King and I
7:30 PM Raucous Japanese Puppetry
8:00 PM Stage: Mamma Mia!
Friday, Jun 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
All Day San Diego County Fair
All Day San Diego International Fringe Festival
7:00 PM Stage: Sense and Sensibility
7:00 PM Music: Sono
7:30 PM Stage: The King and I
8:00 PM Film: Monsoon Wedding
8:00 PM Stage: Mamma Mia!
Saturday, Jun 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
All Day San Diego County Fair
All Day San Diego International Fringe Festival
12:00 PM Festival of International Food, Dessert and Beer
7:00 PM Stage: Sense and Sensibility
7:30 PM Stage: The King and I
8:00 PM Stage: Mamma Mia!
Sunday, Jul 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
All Day San Diego County Fair
All Day San Diego International Fringe Festival
2:00 PM Stage: Sense and Sensibility
3:00 PM Independence Festival at the Border
6:30 PM Stage: The King and I
8:00 PM Music: The Young Dubliners
Monday, Jul 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: The Tempest
Tuesday, Jul 3
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Wednesday, Jul 4
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
All Day San Diego County Fair
Thursday, Jul 5
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Discussion: Sephardic Philosophy
Friday, Jul 6
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Saturday, Jul 7
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Film: Israfil (Esrafil)
Sunday, Jul 8
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Calendar

< Sunday, June 24, 2018 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Stage

Mama Mia!
Until June 30, 2018

Avenue Q
Until July 1, 2018

Once
Until July 22, 2018

The Tempest
Until July 22, 2018

Exhibitions and Art

Epic Tales from Ancient India
Until September 3, 2018

The Big White Dress
Until July 1, 2018

Israel: 70 Years of Craft and Design
Until September 3, 2018

Arts of Iran
Until January 31, 2019

Art of East Asia
Until December 31, 2019

Art Of The 20th Century
Ongoing until December 31, 2019

German Expressionism
Ongoing until December 31, 2019

Barrio Art Crawl
Ongoing, every 2nd Saturday of each month

Free Admission to Mingei International Museum
Ongoing, 3rd Tuesday of each month

Free Admission to Japanese Friendship Garden
Ongoing, 3rd Tuesday of each month

Kids

Kids Meet Mandarin
Ongoing Fridays

Chinese Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Spanish Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Bilingual Storytime
Ongoing Fridays

Classes and Workshops

African Djembe Drumming
Ongoing Wednesday

Irish Gaelic Conversation Circle
Ongoing Tuesdays

Tai Chi Workshop
Ongoing Saturdays

Shakespeare&Tea
Ongoing Sundays

African Dance Class
Ongoing Sundays

Dancing With The Brush: Chinese Brush Painting And Calligraphy
Ongoing Tuesdays

Middle-Eastern Drum and Belly Dance Class
Ongoing Mondays

Salsa Class
Ongoing Tuesdays

Urban Art & More
Ongoing Tuesdays

Mandarin Meetup
Ongoing Wednesdays

Cultural Tours and Excursions

Tequila, Tacos, & Tombstones: Old Town Tour
ongoing Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays

Tijuana Street Food Tour
ongoing Saturdays, Sundays and Tuesdays

Puerto Nuevo Lobster Dinner
ongoing Saturdays

Tijuana Seafood Tour
ongoing Fridays and Sundays

San Diego Chinese Historical Museum & Garden Tour
Ongoing, every 1st Saturday of each month

Little Italy Culinary Tour
Ongoing Saturdays

Asian Pacific Historical District Walking Tour
Ongoing, every 2nd Saturday of each month.

Lucha Libre Mexican Wrestling in Tijuana
Ongoing, Select Fridays

Tijuana Street Art Trek with Panca
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Brewery Tour
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Market Hop
Ongoing, Select Sundays

Tijuana Foodie Adventure
Ongoing Saturdays,Tuesdays,Sundays

Caesar's Restaurant & Downtown Tijuana Tour
Ongoing Fridays and Sundays

Ensenada Mexico Pacific Ocean Coastal Tour

Baja Mexico Grand Tour

Tijuana Foodie Adventures

Other

Flamenco Performance
Until December 29, 2018

Tea with The Bard
Ongoing, first Sunday of each month

Kirtan Musical Meditation
Ongoing, Thursdays

Dances of Universal Peace
Ongoing Saturdays

All Day San Diego County Fair The San Diego County Fair offers all of the deep-fried foods-on-a-stick, rides, animals and games you've experienced at other state and county fairs, but this fair is also known for world-class exhibits in fine art, photography, woodworking, jewelry/gems and minerals, home and hobby, and the Paul Ecke Jr. Flower & Garden Show...not to mention an unsurpassed view of the Pacific Ocean from the Ferris Wheel! The Toyota Summer Concert Series at the San Diego County Fair features nationally recognized entertainment every night; the entertainment lineup is usually announced in late March. With an additional eight stages located throughout the grounds, you're sure to find a band, dance troupe, DJ or comedian to suit your fancy!

This year's fair features numerous Latino performing artists and groups.

Admission/Cost: Free - $19 per day. Many discount packages and ticket deals can be found.

Location:
Del Mar Fairgrounds
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd.
Del Mar, California 92014
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Dates and times:
Every Day (except Mondays and Tuesdays) from June 1 - July 4 (Exceptions - Fair is also open Monday, July 2 and Tuesday July 3)
11:00 AM to 11:00 PM, except: June 1 - 4:00 PM to 11:00 PM and July 4 - 10:00 AM to 11:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.sdfair.com
All Day San Diego International Fringe Festival The San Diego International Fringe Festival is designed to help provide a platform for artists while also helping the community as a whole—boosting arts and culture within the gorgeous City of San Diego.

During the festival, artists from across the United States—and from around the world—participate alongside homegrown talent in art forms spanning from theater, busking/street performance, cabaret, comedy, circus, dance, film, poetry, spoken word, puppetry, music, visual art, and design—and it is open to any other type of art-y-ness not listed.

Key to the operation of the San Diego International Fringe Festival is its role to support, encourage and facilitate producers, artists, presenters, venues and businesses. The festival works to ensure that artists and all participants involved have the best possible experience.

For independent artists, the San Diego International Fringe Festival is an inspirational environment to showcase their work.

Admission/Cost: $10 per show + $7 for a Fringe Tag, Required (Tags NOT required for our venues in Tijuana Mexico, or at Family Fringe, Nations of San Diego, Street Theatre, or FREE programming). Multi-show passes available.

Locations:
The Fringe Festival takes place in multiple venues in San Diego. See festival website for more information.

Dates and times:
From June 21 to July 1, 2018
Performance times vary.

For more information, please visit: www.sdfringe.org
9:00 AM 45th Annual San Diego Scottish Highland Games The air at Vista's Brengle Terrace Park will be filled with the sound of bagpipes when the San Diego Scottish Highland Games and Gathering of the Clans mark a colorful 44th anniversary celebration during this weekend.

Scottish culture will fill the park during the two-day festival, which will feature a variety of activities and entertainment for guests of all ages: Sheepdog trials, Highland dancing, Scottish vendors, cuisine and beverages, bagpipe and drumming competitions, clan heritage tents and hands-on children's activities.

Athletic lads and lassies can compete in Scottish competitions, such as the caber toss, stone throw, hammer throw and weight for distance.

The festival's popular beer garden (recognized by San Diego Magazine as "Best Beer Garden in North County") will be a gathering place where attendees can sample flavorful beer varieties, while mingling with friends old and new.

Admission/Cost: $5 - $13

Location:
Brengle Terrace Park
1200 Vale Terrace
Vista, CA 92084
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Dates and times:
Saturday, June 23 - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Sunday, June 24 - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

For more information, Please visit www.sdhighlandgames.org
10:30 AM Film: Das Wunder Von Bern Come see Das Wunder Von Bern, the German-language film that tells the story of a young boy from a working class family in post-war Germany. He struggles with the situation of his estranged father returning from war captivity. At the same time, a friend of his plays for the German National Soccer Team at the 1954 FIFA World Cup in Switzerland.

Admission/Cost: $7.50 - $11

Location:
Digital Gym Cinema
2921 El Cajon Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92014
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Sunday, June 24 - 10:30 AM

For more information, please call: (619) 230-1938 or visit: www.digitalgym.org
12:00 PM House of Sweden Midsummer Celebration Enjoy this festival at the international cottages, with live music, dancers, food and a flag procession.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
International Cottages
Balboa Park
2294 Pan American Plaza
San Diego, CA 92101
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Sunday, June 24 - 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 234-0739 or visit: www.sdhpr.org
12:30 PM Book Signing: Priscilla Lister Take a Hike: San Diego County covers 260 trails that traverse our amazing county. The book offers much more information about each hike than simply telling you to "turn left at the rock." Extensive research on every trail has uncovered its history, both cultural and natural. Read about the Kumeyaay and how they lived on this land for thousands of years; about the explorers and pioneers who transformed this region since the late 1700s; and about present-day efforts to link trails among our regions. You will learn about the flora, fauna and geology found on these trails as well as their rewarding beauty.

Admission/Cost: $20 - $25

Location:
Central Library
330 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101
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Sunday, June 24 - 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 236-5800 or visit: www.sandiego.librarymarket.com
1:00 PM Juneteenth Block Party San Diego Melanin presents The Juneteenth Block Party, featuring music, food vendors, pop up shops, the electric slide, a double dutch competition, spades and so much more!

Juneteenth is a holiday to commemorate the end of the Civil War, specifically Maj. Gen. Gordon Granger's Order No 3, as proclaimed on June 19, 1865, in Galveston, TX. This martial order was given to enforce the conditions of President Lincoln's 1862 Emancipation Proclamation, while some 250,000 were still enslaved in Texas. Juneteenth "Independence Day" is celebrated in 43 states and Washington, DC.

Admission/Cost: $10 - $15.19

Age Limit: 21+

Location:
[email protected]
4350 El Cajon Boulevard,
San Diego, CA 92105
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Sunday, June 24- 1:00 PM

For more information, please call 619-961-1053
2:00 PM Book Signing: Lenore Wade Lenore Wade will share stories of her life and experiences in Russia and will sign copies of her book, Little Stories from a Big Country: A Volunteer's Life in Russia. Copies of the book will be available for purchase at the event.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
El Cajon Library
201 E. Douglas Avenue
El Cajon, CA 92020
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Sunday, June 24 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 588-3718 or visit: www.evanced.info
6:30 PM Documentary: On Her Shoulders Every year, unique perspectives from around the world come to San Diego for the IRC's International Documentary Film Series. From the front lines of conflict to rebuilding life in a new country, these films take an honest look at the reality of the refugee experience. Each screening is followed by a Q&A discussion with an expert on the film's subject area.

In On Her Shoulders, Nadia Murad, a 23-year old Yazidi, survived genocide and sexual slavery committed by ISIS. Now this ordinary girl finds herself thrust onto the international stage as the voice of her people.

Admission/Cost: $15 - $35

Location:
Museum of Photographic Arts
1649 El Prado
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP

Sunday, June 24 - 6:30 PM

For more information, please visit: www.rescue.org
7:00 PM Music: Pandora y Yuri Since the eighties, Pandora and Yuri have collaborated together and thousands of fans across the continent have wanted to see them perform together on stage. This year they will embark on a national tour, marking four of the greatest voices in Spanish music together on one stage.

Admission/Cost: $51 - $91

Location:
Jacobs Music Center
750 B Street
San Diego, CA 92101
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Sunday, June 24 - 7:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 235-0804 or visit: www.sandiegosymphony.org
8:00 PM Music: Seu Jorge The Brazilian singer-songwriter, who led the renaissance of Samba music in the 21st century, will return with his full band to perform hits like "Clube do Samba" and "Amiga Da Minha Mulher."

Age Limit: 21+

Admission/Cost: $75 - $80

Location:
Belly Up Tavern
143 S. Cedros Avenue
Solana Beach, CA 92075
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Sunday, June 24 - 8:00 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 481-8140 or visit: www.bellyup.com
8:00 PM Stage: Mamma Mia! Moonlight Stage Productions opens its 38th season with the regional premiere of the popular musical based on the songs of ABBA. Donna Sheridan, who runs a small hotel on a Greek island, is about to marry off Sophie, her spirited daughter. Sophie has invited guests of her own to the wedding, one of whom may be her real father. John Vaughn directs and choreographs, with musical direction by Lyndon Pugeda.

Admission/Cost: $17 - $57

Location:
Moonlight Amphitheatre
Brengle Terrace Park
1200 Vale Terrace
Vista, CA 92084
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Dates and times:
Ongoing from Wednesday, June 13 until Saturday, June 30 - 2018
Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays - 8:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.moonlightstage.com
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