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Tuesday, Oct 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Opera: The Marriage of Figaro
Wednesday, Oct 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:00 PM Little Soldiers: A Story on China’s Education System
6:00 PM Film: Eat Pray Love
6:00 PM Border Films & Food
7:00 PM Book Signing: Arjun Singh Sethi - American Hate
7:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
7:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Thursday, Oct 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:30 PM Book Signing: Arjun Sethi - Bearing Witness
7:00 PM Songs of Irish Heroes
7:00 PM Talk: History of Opera
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Friday, Oct 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Classical Indian Violin-Viola Duet
8:00 PM Stage: Metamorphosis
8:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
8:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
11:00 PM Music: Maykel Blanco y Su Salsa Mayor
Saturday, Oct 27
10:00 AM FilAmFest: Filipino American Arts & Culture Festival
10:00 AM Orchid Kokedama Workshop
11:00 AM Balboa Park Halloween Family Day
11:00 AM Day of the Dead Festival North Park
12:00 PM Filipino-American History Celebration
12:00 PM Encinitas Dia de los Muertos
1:00 PM Talk: Ancient Indulgences - Salt
2:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
5:00 PM Dia De Los Muertos Skull Art Show
6:00 PM The Bulls of Sant'Agata Charge Little Italy
7:30 PM Japanese Pop Culture Party
8:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
8:00 PM Stage: Metamorphosis
8:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
8:00 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback of Notre Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Sunday, Oct 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Setting Sun Sake Fall Garden Party
1:00 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback of Notre Dame
2:00 PM Stage: Metamorphosis
2:00 PM Opera: The Marriage of Figaro
2:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
2:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
4:30 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback of Notre Dame
6:30 PM Paella Cooking Workshop
7:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
7:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Monday, Oct 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
6:00 PM World Music Series
Tuesday, Oct 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Wednesday, Oct 31
10:00 AM Dia De Los Muertos Culture & Art Display
7:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Thursday, Nov 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
All Day Dia De Los Muertos Culture & Art Display
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Friday, Nov 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Until 10:00 PM Dia De Los Muertos Culture & Art Display
8:00 PM City Ballet Tchaikovsky Spectacular
8:00 PM Stage: Metamorphosis
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Saturday, Nov 3
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Metamorphosis
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Sunday, Nov 4
12:00 PM Asayake Taiko Tryouts
2:00 PM Stage: Metamorphosis
7:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Monday, Nov 5
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM World Music Series
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< Sunday, August 12, 2018 >


8:00 AM Tahitian Cultural Festival Heiva San Diego, a Polynesian celebration representing Tahiti, has positioned itself as the bridge between French Polynesia and the United States, sharing its culture with multi-ethnic Polynesian communities.

The Fed of Ori Tahiti and the Conservatoire of Tahiti have given their endorsement to this event of celebration filled with the richness of Polynesian culture which advocates foremost values. It is an experience guests will never forget!

The festival celebrates friendship, music, dancing, drumming, singing, arts & crafts and islands spirits. Come escape to a Tropical paradise! This will be a fun and family-oriented event.

The liveliness of Heiva San Diego cannot exist without your participation and the support of the social and economic partners for whom the organization thanks very much.

Admission/Cost: $10 - $50

Location:
Broadway Pier
1000 N. Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Saturday, August 11 - 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Sunday, August 12 - 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

For more information, please email: heiva.maeva@gmail.com or visit: www.heivasandiego.com
11:00 AM 33rd Annual Philippine Cultural Arts Festival The SAMAHAN Filipino American Performance Arts and Education Center will hold its 33rd Philippine Cultural Arts Festival in Balboa Park.

A family-oriented event focused on cultural heritage, entertainment and networking, this festival appeals to the whole family and allows San Diego locals as well as tourists the opportunity to learn about Philippine culture and performing arts through dances and music.

The two-day festival will feature continuous entertainment. The event will showcase traditional performing arts including colorful folk dances from different regions of the Philippines, folk songs, Rondalla, Angklung (bamboo percussion instrument) and Kulintang (gong) music of Southern Philippines. Presentations of mainstream entertainment such as rap, reggae, contemporary dances and vocals, and ethnic dances by invited Asian and Pacific Islander performers will be featured.

Balboa Park is a major hub for culture and tourism in San Diego, attracting thousands of visitors each weekend with peaks during the summer season. This is a great opportunity for local artists to present their talents and businesses to sell their goods in the prime location of Balboa Park. Event vendors are invited to rent booths or spaces for canopies to sell their uniquely designed T-shirts, costume jewelry, and various products and services. Delicious, popular Filipino food prepared at local Filipino restaurants will be sold at food booths.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Presidents Way & Park Blvd.
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA
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Dates and times:
Saturday, August 11 - 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Sunday, August 12 - 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 946-7409, email: SamahanPhilDance@gmail.com, or visit www.samahanphilippinedance.com
12:00 PM House of Panama Lawn Program Come and join a Panama World cup celebration, including a cultural event planned between 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
International Cottages
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101
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Sunday, August 12 - 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 722-0789, email: house_of_panama@yahoo.com, or visit: www.houseofpanama.org
1:00 PM Food: Ceviche Showdown 57 Degrees Wine & Craft Beer has invited chefs from Mexico to participate in this competition. Last year, Nomada Restaurante from Ensenada cleaned house and took home both People's Choice and Judges' Choice awards.

Age Limit: 21+

Admission/Cost: $30.18

Location:
57 Degrees Wine & Craft Beer
1735 Hancock St
San Diego, CA 92101
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Sunday, August 12 - 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 234-5760 or visit: www.fiftysevendegrees.com
2:00 PM Stage: Voyeurs de Venus They called her "The Hottentot Venus," but she had a name. This jaw-dropping spectacle of theatre and dance is based in part on the unbelievable true story of Saartje Baartman, the South African woman captured and displayed on the streets of 19th-century London and Paris. A provocative, profound and unapologetically funny tale about racial identity and exploitation, the San Diego premiere of Lydia Diamond's Voyeurs de Venus can be enjoyed at the Moxie Theatre.

Admission/Cost: $25 - $30, Preview Shows: $15 - $20

Location:
Moxie Theatre
6663 El Cajon Blvd n
San Diego, CA 92115
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Dates and times:
From Sunday, August 12 50 Sunday September 9
Thursdays - 7:30 PM
Fridays and Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Sundays - 2:00 PM

Reduced price preview shows:
Sunday, August 12
Thursday, August 16
Friday, August 17

Opening Night:
Saturday August 18

For more information, please call: (858) 598-7620 or visit: www.moxietheatre.com
7:00 PM Music: Hamilton de Holanda The San Diego Diplomacy Council, in partnership with the Kensington Concert Series, is very excited to host the Brazilian virtuoso Hamilton de Holanda. Hamilton is one of the most acclaimed Brazilian musicians, with a career full of awards. He renewed the history of the mandolin by adding two extra strings to the instrument and a creating a unique technique for it. Hamilton performs all over the world with different ensembles and collaborations. From solo to orchestras, from samba to jazz, from clubs to big crowds, and collaborations and recording with names like Wynton Marsalis, Chucho Valdés, Stefano Bollani, Richard Galliano, John Paul Jones(Led Zeppelin) and Chic Corea just to name a few.

Admission/Cost: $30

Location:
Private Residence
4249 Ridgeway Dr.
San Diego, CA 92116
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Sunday, August 12 - 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 291-8105 or visit: www.sandiegodiplomacy.org
7:30 PM Music: Pablo Montero From former Mexican teen idol to "ranchera hunk" and prolific telenovela actor and composer, Pablo Montero has had an active and dramatic career in the public spotlight for over two decades.

Now he brings his macho charm and smooth vocal delivery to Bayside Summer Nights, accompanied by a mariachi ensemble.

The San Diego Symphony does not appear as part of this program.

Admission/Cost: $25 - $92

Location:
Embarcadero Marina Park South
200 Marina Pkwy
San Diego, CA 92101
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Sunday, August 12 - 7:30 PM

For more information, please visit: www.sandiegosymphony.org
8:00 PM Opera: The Merry Widow Set in Las Vegas, a rich widow saves the day and finds real love in this comedy directed by Austrian director Andreas Mitisek. The Hungarian-born Artistic Director Peter Kozma will conduct this evergreen Viennese-Hungarian operetta.

Event Schedule:
• Food Truck/Tailgate Party: 6:30 PM
• Pre-Show Talk: 7:15 PM

Admission/Cost: $45

Location:
Palisades Amphitheater
Palisades Presbyterian Church
6301 Birchwood St.
San Diego, CA 92120
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Dates and times:
Thursday, August 2 - 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Saturday, August 4 - 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Sunday, August 12 - 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
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