Mid-70’s, Endless Sunshine, Cool Breeze, Relaxing Ocean Waves. As if you need another excuse to come visit San Diego, here are some of our favorite Summer events to attend…
Big Bay Boom (July)
Every year, locals and tourists alike flock to the bay to witness this notorious fireworks show
are discharged simultaneously from barges placed strategically around San Diego’s Big Bay off Shelter Island, Harbor Island, Embarcadero North, Seaport Village, Embarcadero South Marina Park, Coronado Ferry Landing and Imperial Beach. The beautiful choreographed display will last around 15 minutes. | More Info.
LGBT Pride Parade & Festival (July)
San Diego Pride brings together the skills, talents and vision of a diverse community. The annual LGBT Pride Celebration brings in over 200,000 participants to Hillcrest and Balboa Park. Not only is it America’s Finest Pride Parade and Festival, but it is an all around good time! | Tickets & More Info.
San Diego Comic Con (July)
The largest comic book and pop culture convention in the world. Started as a modest comic book collectors convention, over the years Comic Con has become synonymous with Hollywood blockbusters and the hottest TV shows. Panel discussions with top movie stars are common, as are in-depth production discussions with directors, animators and producers. Screenings, signings, and omnipresent Klingons keep this party going year after year. | Tickets & More Info.
Del Mar Racing Season (July – September)
What better way to spend a Summer day than viewing thoroughbred racing at the Del Mar Race Track in the beautiful seaside city of Del Mar? Compete in the annual opening day hat contest, place your bets, and enjoy “4 O’Clock Fridays” – free concerts each week. Keep an eye out for special admission deals throughout the season! | Tickets & More Info.
Julian Apple Harvest (September – November)
Fall foliage, small town charm, and deliciously succulent apples. A trip to Julian is always a good idea, especially during the Julian Apple Harvest. Only 45 minutes northeast of San Diego, this quaint and historic town offers homemade apple cider, art shows and entertainment during this favorite time of year. Stop by Mom’s for the best caramel apple pie! | More Info.