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.


To the Yellow House
Until Sunday, December 12, 2021

Until Sunday, December 19, 2021

A People's Cuban Christmas Tale
Until Sunday, December 19, 2021

1222 Oceanfront: A Black Family Christmas
Until Sunday, December 26, 2021


Peyii ‘Enyeway ‘Esekaayches! We Are Still Here
Until December 31, 2021

Teatro Piñata
Until December 31, 2021

• El Devenir / Becoming
Until January 13, 2022

Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel
Until Sunday, January 16, 2022

Gabriel Rico - Unity in Diversity
Until January 22, 2022

Call To Serve: Clara E. Breed And The Japanese American Incarceration
Until January 29, 2022

Textile Exhibition: Nuno
Until Sunday, February 27, 2022

Yolanda Lopez: Portrait of The Artist
Until April 23, 2022

Marianela de la Hoz: 'Paintings From The Confinement'
Until April 30, 2022


Walk The Block: Barrio Logan
Ongoing Saturdays</p