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Friday, Oct 18
All Day Stage: Las Quinceañeras
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM A Conversation With Artist José-María Cano
10:30 AM Worshop: The Mexico-California and Mexico-Texas Relationships
12:00 PM San Diego International Film Festival
3:30 PM Stage: ¡Vuela!
6:00 PM San Diego Ballet: A Midsummer Night's Dream
6:00 PM Noche De Muertos Market
6:30 PM Documentary Film: Recuperando el Paraiso
7:00 PM Lecture and Book Signing: Luis González Palma
7:00 PM Stage: The Sound of Music
7:30 PM Music: Indian Classical
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: Dogman + Short: Cyclamen
7:30 PM Indian Music: Sammilan / A Jugalbandhi
7:30 PM Stage: Foxfire
7:30 PM Stage: Calafia At Liberty
8:00 PM German Film: Gundermann
8:00 PM Stage: Noura
8:00 PM Stage: Man of La Mancha
Saturday, Oct 19
All Day Stage: Las Quinceañeras
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:30 AM Global Empowerment Summit
10:00 AM Arch in the Park
11:00 AM San Diego International Film Festival
11:00 AM Mexican Folk Art Cross Making Class
12:00 PM Dia de los Muertos At La Vista Memorial
12:00 PM Filipino-American History Celebration
12:00 PM Bahia Fest
12:30 PM Stage: ¡Vuela!
2:00 PM Lawn Program: House of Austria
2:00 PM North Coast Symphony: Russian Romance
2:00 PM Stage: The Sound of Music
4:00 PM Bridge of Love Fundraiser
4:00 PM 12th Annual Festival Of Lights
5:00 PM Armenian Culture Night
6:00 PM The Bulls of St. Agata Charge Little Italy
6:00 PM San Diego Ballet: A Midsummer Night's Dream
7:00 PM Opera: Aida
7:00 PM Refugee Songs: A Musical Journey
7:00 PM Stage: The Sound of Music
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: Italy Exported (Shorts)
7:30 PM Stage: Foxfire
7:30 PM Stage: Calafia At Liberty
8:00 PM Stage: Noura
8:00 PM Stage: Man of La Mancha
Sunday, Oct 20
All Day Stage: Las Quinceañeras
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM San Diego International Film Festival
10:00 AM Sukkot Harvest Festival
10:30 AM German Film: Rocca Changes The World (Rocca Verändert Die Welt)
12:30 PM Stage: ¡Vuela!
2:00 PM Lawn Program: House of Czech & Slovak Republics
2:00 PM Stage: Foxfire
2:00 PM Stage: Man of La Mancha
6:00 PM Music & Dance: Danyavaad & The Shimmy Sisters Reunion
6:00 PM Music: Ali Azimi
6:00 PM San Diego Ballet: A Midsummer Night's Dream
7:00 PM Opera: Aida
7:00 PM Stage: Noura
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: Benedetta Follia + Short: Scent of the Stars
7:30 PM Stage: Calafia At Liberty
Monday, Oct 21
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Opera: Aida
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: Napoli Velata + Short: The Same Name
Tuesday, Oct 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM Film & Discussion: Puzzle
6:00 PM Coco: Sugar Skull Paint Night
7:00 PM Opera: Aida
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: Come un Gatto in Tangenzial + Short: The Loony Boxer
7:30 PM Book Signing: Kate Quinn
Wednesday, Oct 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:00 PM Wine Tasting: Northern Italy
6:00 PM French Film: Moka
7:00 PM Opera: Aida
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: Euforia + Short: Postcard
7:30 PM Stage: Man of La Mancha
Thursday, Oct 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:00 PM Talk: Racism in German and American Cinema of the Twenties
6:00 PM UNA Discussion: Our Planet, Our Future
7:00 PM Book Signing: Rut Sepetys
7:00 PM Opera: Aida
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: A Casa Tutti Bene + Short: The Place of Happiness
7:30 PM Stage: Man of La Mancha
8:00 PM Comedy: Dante Chang
8:00 PM Stage: Noura
Friday, Oct 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM Talk with Potter Shumpei Yamaki
2:00 PM Book Signing: J. Elke Ertle
6:00 PM Film & Discussion About Race, Mental Health & Community
7:00 PM Music: Clave Dura
7:00 PM Opera: Aida
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: Selfie + Shorts: Shine, Beauty
7:30 PM Stage: Amazing Adventures Of The Marvelous Monkey King
7:30 PM Stage: Foxfire
8:00 PM Stage: Noura
8:00 PM Stage: Man of La Mancha
8:00 PM Comedy: Dante Chang
Saturday, Oct 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Balboa Park Halloween Family Day
11:00 AM City Heights El Dia de los Muertos
12:00 PM Encinitas Dia de los Muertos Celebration
2:00 PM Black Life: A Conversation
2:00 PM Stage: Sense & Sensibility
2:00 PM Stage: Amazing Adventures Of The Marvelous Monkey King
2:00 PM San Diego Symphony Plays Music from Coco
5:30 PM SDIFF Gala & Italy Exported Awards
7:00 PM Opera: Aida
7:30 PM Comedy: Dante Chang
7:30 PM Stage: Foxfire
7:30 PM Stage: Amazing Adventures Of The Marvelous Monkey King
8:00 PM Stage: Sense and Sensibility
8:00 PM Stage: Noura
8:00 PM Stage: Man of La Mancha
9:30 PM Comedy: Dante Chang
Sunday, Oct 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM Kimchi Workshop
2:00 PM Opera: Aida
2:00 PM Stage: Sense & Sensibility
2:00 PM Stage: Foxfire
2:00 PM Stage: Man of La Mancha
7:00 PM Keali'i Reichel
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: L’uomo Che Comprò la Luna
7:30 PM Stage: Amazing Adventures Of The Marvelous Monkey King
Monday, Oct 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:00 PM Population Aging and Korea’s Economy
Tuesday, Oct 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM In Celebration of Toni Morrison: Reflecting on a Legend
6:00 PM Coco: Sugar Skull Paint Night
Wednesday, Oct 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Thursday, Oct 31
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
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< Saturday, July 20, 2019 >


All Day Comic-Con International Comic-Con International returns to the San Diego Convention Center. Comic-Con is the longest continuously-run comics and popular-arts convention in the U.S.

With attendance topping 130,000 in recent years in a convention center that has maxed out in space, the event has grown to include satellite locations, including hotels and parks. Many celebrity appearances, costume competitions, art installations, lectures, workshops, and the Comic-Con International Independent Film Festival take place outside of the Convention Center, creating a campus-type feel for the convention in downtown San Diego.

Admission/Cost: Comic Con is Sold Out

Location:
San Diego Convention Center
111 W. Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Wednesday, July 17 - 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (Preview Night)
Thursday, July 18 - 9:30 AM to 7:00 PM
Friday, July 19 - 9:30 AM to 7:00 PM
Saturday, July 20 - 9:30 AM to 7:00 PM
Sunday, July 21 - 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Spotlight

One Book - One San Diego Events

Stage

Intimate Apparel
Until October 20, 2019

Bad Hombres/Good Wives
Until October 27, 2019

* Note: newest and shorter run productions can be found in our regular calendar listings.

Exhibitions and Art

Hanjialin Bao - Between Black and White
Until January 26 2020

39th Annual International Art Exhibition
Until October 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

Places

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

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

Chicano Park Tour
Ongoing Saturdays and Sundays

Kids

Kids Meet Mandarin
Ongoing Fridays

Chinese Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Spanish Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Bilingual Storytime
Ongoing Fridays

Classes and Workshops

Capoeira Angola de Sao Bento Grande
Ongoing Saturdays

Mahjong Lessons
Ongoing Thursdays

Emei Qigong Practice
Ongoing Saturdays

Kokedama Workshop
Ongoing every 1st and 3rd Tuesday

Irish Gaelic Conversation Circle
Ongoing Tuesdays

Tai Chi Workshop
Ongoing Saturdays
12:00 PM Chicano-Con The 5th annual Chicano-Con showcases illustrations, comics, sculptures, costumes and cartoon themed work by Latino artists. Events include taco specials, live music and "superhero piñata breaking."

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Border X Brewing
2181 Logan Avenue
San Diego, CA 92113
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Dates and times:
Friday, July 19 - 12:00 PM
Saturday, July 20 - 12:00 PM
Sunday, July 21- 12:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 431-0771 or visit: www.facebook.com
1:00 PM New Americans Museum Tour Join the County of San Diego Filipino American Employees Association (CSDFEA) and Asian Pacific Alliance of County Employees (APACE) for a tour of the New Americans Museum on Saturday, July 20th.

Featured Exhibits:

Landsick by San Diego based artist, Rizzhel Javier. An exhibit that explores the hybridity of culture, complexity of intergenerational relationships and study of bi national families. Through the archiving of family photos, Javier examines the literal and metaphorical impact of distance between first generation Americans and their migrant ancestors. The installation pays tribute to family history, their place of origin and migration home.

Between Two Worlds: Untold Stories of Refugees from Laos. Presents and juxtaposes the crucial stages of refugees from Laos and multi-ethnic Lao American history through the representation of four homes. As visitors move physically and symbolically through each, they will be asked to contemplate ideas of "home" as seen through the eyes of people for whom the notion is precarious, and for those who have lived "between two worlds." The exhibit will also feature stories from local San Diego families.

Admission/Cost: $5 donation requested per attendee

Location:
New Americans Museum
2825 Dewey Road #102
San Diego, CA 92106
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Saturday, July 20 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
4:00 PM Reggae Fest With Ziggy Marley Calling all foodies and reggae lovers! You won't want to miss these exciting events. On Saturday, July 20, hit Del Mar racetrack's Burgers & Brews for unlimited gourmet burgers and craft beers. Then, after feasting on delicious treats, head over to the Seaside Stage to see Ziggy Marley, son of the one and only Bob Marley, give a spectacular performance. With his groovy melodies, you'll be feeling the "irie vibes" in no time.

Every Friday and select Saturdays, Del Mar will host a summer concert! Free with paid racetrack admission, concert attendees must be 18 or older. To take full advantage of the Del Mar Racetrack experience, purchase Stretch Run admission for only $6 (no seat needed). This will get you an exciting day of high-speed horse racing and a Free concert! Food and drinks are available for purchase at all concerts. Those looking to be a concert VIP and enhance their experience, can purchase a spot in the exclusive South Terrace VIP area for $50.

Attendees who are 21 or older can arrive early to enjoy a delicious Del Margarita during Happy Hour, featuring half-off all Del Mar signature drinks. This offer is available every Friday throughout the season from when the gates open until 6:00 PM

This concert is presented by Pacifico and will be held at the Seaside Stage located just west of the Grandstand. Pre-paid tickets, complimentary tickets and season passes will not be accepted for concert admission after the last race. If you arrive after the last race, you will be charged concert admission ($30).

Admission/Cost: Free - $50

Location:
Del Mar Racetrack
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd.
Del Mar, CA
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Saturday, July 20 - 4:00 PM

For more information please visit: www.delmarracing.com or call 858-755-1141
5:00 PM Athenaeum Fundraiser: Anat Cohen and Marcello Gonçalves Alexandria Real Estate Equities at Torrey Pines is pleased to host a fundraiser for the Athenaeum Jazz concert series in celebration of its 30th anniversary. You are invited to a private concert of Brazilian Jazz featuring Anat Cohen, clarinet, and Marcello Gonçalves, guitar.

5:00 PM to 6:00 PM wine and light hors d'oeuvres
6:00 PM to 7:15 PM concert
7:15 PM to 8:15 PM wine and hors d'oeuvres

Clarinetist Anat Cohen and 7-string guitarist Marcello Gonçalves team together in a series of intimate, lyrical duets based on groundbreaking compositions by Brazilian composer Moacir Santos. Breathtaking melodies, Brazilian grooves, and elements of jazz highlight the intricate talents of both Cohen and Gonçalves on their Grammy Award nominated album, Outra Coisa: The Music of Moacir Santos. DownBeat writes, "Outra Coisa is a duo album that achieves something very rare: It reduces the big band arrangements of the great Brazilian jazz composer Santos down to just two musicians

Admission/Cost: $150

Location:
Athenaeum Music & Arts Library
1008 Wall St
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Saturday, July 20 - 5:00 PM
5:30 PM Stage: Comedy of Errors The North Coast Rep Theater School presents Shakespeare's Comedy of Errors

The Comedy of Errors tells the story of two sets of identical twins that were accidentally separated at birth. Antipholus of Syracuse and his servant, Dromio of Syracuse, arrive in Ephesus, which turns out to be the home of their long lost twins, who go by the same names: Antipholus of Ephesus and his servant, Dromio of Ephesus. When the Syracusans encounter the friends and families of their twins, a series of wild mishaps based on mistaken identities lead to wrongful beatings, a near-seduction, the arrest of Antipholus of Ephesus, and false accusations of infidelity, theft, madness, and demonic possession.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Locations:
Grauer School
1500 S. El Camino Real
Encinitas CA 92024
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Birdwing Amphitheater Open Air Classroom -
3201 Via de la Valle
Del Mar CA 92014
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La Colonia Park
715 Valley Ave.
Solana Beach CA 92075
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Dates and times:
Grauer School
Thursday, July 18 - 5:30 PM
Friday, July 19 - 5:30 PM
Saturday, July 20 - 5:30 PM

Birdwing Amphitheater
Thursday, July 25 - 5:30 PM
Friday, July 26 - 5:30 PM
Saturda, July 27 - 5:30 PM

La Colonia Park
Thursday, August 1 - 5:30 PM
Friday, August 2 - 5:30 PM
Saturday, August 3 - 5:30 PM

For more information, pleaase visit: www.northcoastreptheatreschool.org
6:00 PM Overseas Filipino American Artist Showcase The Overseas Filipino American Artist Showcase will feature various diasporic experiences along the Mexico/ US Border that creates interpersonal bonds with the Philippine culture. In identifying the presence of both physical and emotional borders in migration, this exhibition showcases how place reaffirms cultural identity and shapes feelings of home. Contained in this show is Rizzhel Javier's solo project Almost Home, an installation of images that access the space between Javier's two fixed identities as a Filipino-American. Artists: Caitlyn Gaurano Rebecca Marie Goldshmidt Rizzhel Mae Javier Mary Jhun Goldie Lamoar R.J. Lozada Lux Et Vitae Matt Manalo Michelle Mateo Manny Orozco Courtney Parbs Victoria Proxy Carolyn Ramos T. Jay Santa Ana Valentin Saqueton Curated by: Carmela Prudencio

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
The Front
147 W. San Ysidro Boulevard
San Ysidro, CA 92173
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Saturday, July 20 - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
7:00 PM Stage: Sweeney Todd A barber is unjustly imprisoned for years by a corrupt judge returns to England bent on revenge â€" a revenge that turns indiscriminately murderous, leading his resourceful accomplice, Mrs. Lovett, to bake the victims into meat pies.

Admission/Cost: $13 - $23

Location:
Star Theatre
402 N. Coast Highway
Oceanside, CA 92054
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Dates and times:
Friday, July 19 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturday, July 20 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Sunday, July 21 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Friday, July 26 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturday, July 27 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Saturday, July 27 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Sunday, July 28 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
8:00 PM Film: The Man Who Bought The Moon The Man Who Bought The Moon (L'uomo che Comprò la Luna) will screen for the Little Italy Summer Film Series

Italian secret agents receive a call from the United States: it seems that someone in Sardinia has become the owner of the moon A Sardinian fisherman has promised the moon to the woman he loves. And Sardinian men always keep their promises

Admission/Cost: $8

Location:
Amici Park
1572 Columbia Street
San Diego, CA 92101
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Saturday, July 20 - 8:00 PM
8:00 PM Stage: As You Like It Rosalind flees persecution in her uncle's court, accompanied by her cousin Celia to find safety and, eventually, love, in the Forest of Arden. In the forest, they encounter a variety of memorable characters, notably the melancholy traveller Jaques who speaks many of Shakespeare's most famous speeches (such as "All the world's a stage", "too much of a good thing" and "A fool! A fool! I met a fool in the forest"). Jaques provides a sharp contrast to the other characters in the play, always observing and disputing the hardships of life in the country.

Admission/Cost: $30

Location:
The Old Globe Theatre
1363 Old Globe Way
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP - [Park Map]

Dates and times:
Ongoing from Sunday, June 16 until Sunday, July 21, 2019
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays - 8:00 PM
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