The City of San Diego is home to one of the most vital and culturally diverse populations to be found anywhere in America. The Participant Observer is a web magazine dedicated to discovering and showcasing the wide variety of culturally interesting events, people, places, and organizations our city has to offer. Our continuously updated Events Calendar provides comprehensive information about current and forthcoming events in San Diego. In addition to covering local events, The Participant Observer publishes features and articles about cultural events and phenomena happening around the world. We urge you to explore the many other resources our site provides.


The Diary of Anne Frank
Until May 21, 2022

Mother of the Maid
Until May 22, 2022

• Come from Away
Until May 22, 2022

The Night Witches
From May 26 to May 29, 2022

Taming of the Shrew
From June 5 to July 10, 2022

Love in the Time of Taksim
From June 2 to June 11, 2022

From May 31 to June 5, 2022

In the Heights
Until June 15, 2022


Latin Jazz @ Border X Brewing
Every Thursday

Salsa Bachata @ Tango Del Rey
Every Thursday

Gilbert Castellanos @ Westgate Hotel
Every Friday

The Art of Flamenco Dinner Show @ Cafe Sevilla
Every Saturday

Sabado Latino @ Sierra Madre Cantina
Every Saturday

Salsa @ Queen Bee's Art and Cultural Center
Every Sunday

Middle-Eastern Drumming Class
Every Monday

Música en la Plaza at CCA
Last Friday of Every Month


Mini Mingei for Children
1st and 3rd Fridays of every month

Dia de la Mujer Art Exhibition
Until May 7, 2022

• Art Show to Benefit Ukraine
Until June 3, 2022


iCafé at UCSD
Check website for dates

Walk The Block: Barrio Logan
Ongoing Saturdays

• Tijuana Street Food Tour
Ongoing Saturdays

Tianguis de la Raza Market
Every third Sunday of the month - 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Las Jefas Multicultural Market
Every forth Saturday - 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM