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Men on Boats at New Village Arts Theatre. April 1-22
The Flower Fields in Carlsbad. April 1-May 13
Oceanside Grunion Runs. April 1-May 31
Del Mar National Western Week at Del Mar Fairgrounds. April 17-21
The Del Mar National Horse Show is free for spectators to come and watch nearly every day from April 17 – May 6. Each week the horse show will feature a different discipline of horsemanship: Western, Dressage and Hunter/Jumper. The show begins most mornings by 8:30 a.m. and continues well into the afternoon. Our featured Saturday evening events require a paid admission, but you can come early and watch the equestrian teams warm-up, enjoy dinner and drinks at our tasty food and beverage concessions, or do a little shopping of unique horse-related specialty items, art and fashion. Military Tickets: Military discount tickets are sold only at base ticket offices and are subject to availability. Purchase admission tickets no later than 5:00PM on the Friday before each featured Saturday evening event. Military discount is not available at the gate. For information on ticket prices and availability, call or visit a base ticket office near you. 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar, CA 92014
San Diego Padres vs. Los Angeles Dodgers at Petco Park, April 18, 7:10pm.
Danny Holt at Palomar College Performance Lab, April 19, 12:30-1:30pm.
San Diego Italian Film Festival presents Tutto Quello Che Vuoi at Museum of Photographic Arts, April 19, 7:30pm.
Spring Home Remodeling/Decorating Show Free Admission April 20 - 22,10AM-5PM Friday; 10AM-6PM Saturday and 10AM-5PM Sunday Location: O’Brien Hall. Parking: $14. This home show exhibit features vendors who offer products for all of your home improvement needs – from remodeling projects and landscaping to decorating and additions. For 43 years Home Shows USA has been bringing buyers and sellers together at a one-stop shopping center for home and commercial improvements at the Del Mar Fairgrounds.
Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Indio. April 20-22
San Diego Guitar Festival Opening Night featuring Shin-Ichi Fukuda at Japanese Friendship Garden, Balboa Park. April 20
Sonic Rocket Showcase at Aztec Brewery. April 20
Japanese Breakfast at The Irenic. April 20
Queen Bee Market at Del Mar Fairgrounds. April 20
Spring Home Remodeling & Decorating Show at Del Mar Fairgrounds. April 20-22
Rach 3 at Copley Symphony Hall. April 20-22
San Diego Junior Theatre presents Newsies, Jr. at Casa del Prado Theatre. April 20-May13
Earth Day Restoration & Cleanup event at California State Parks. April 21,
Walk MS at NTC Park at Liberty Station, April 21, 8am.
Earth Day restoration event at San Dieguito Lagoon’s River Path Del Mar Parking Lot, April 21, 9am-12pm.
Earth Day at Alta Vista Botanical Gardens. April 21,
SEA Days: Earth Day at Birch Aquarium, April 21, 11am-3pm.
Spring Food Truck Festival at Bates Nut Farm, April 21, 11am-4pm.
John January & Linda Berry at The Flower Fields. April 21,
Oceanside Yacht Club Luschinger Regatta at Oceanside Harbor, April 21, 12-3:30pm.
STREAM Festival at Mira Costa College April 21, 1-4pm.
Night of the Horse at Del Mar Fairgrounds, April 21, 7pm.
Mira Costa College Choirs in Concert at Mira Costa College. April 21-22
Arts, Crafts & Vintage Market at Bates Nut Farm, April 21-22, 9am-4pm.
Southern California Ballet presents Coppélia at Poway Center for the Performing Arts. April 21-22
Paw Patrol Live: Race to the Rescue at San Diego Civic Theatre. April 21-22
San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus Movie Night at Balboa Theatre. April 21-22
Scholastic Surf Series High School State Championships at Oceanside Harbor. April 21-23
Earth Day April 22
Spring Family Festival Street Fair April 22, 10am-3:30pm FREE! Midland Road between Poway Road and Hilleary Place. Don’t miss our annual Spring Family Festival with over 160 vendors, a kids’ zone, the Madame Mechanic Classic Car Show, entertainment, great food and more!
La Jolla Half Marathon & La Jolla Shores 5K, April 22, 7am.
EarthFair 2018 Sunday, April 22, 2018 – National Earth Day! Balboa Park • 10am - 5pm. Our annual EarthFair in Balboa Park is the largest free annual environmental fair in the world. EarthFair 2018 will be our 29th annual event! Each year, the EarthFair draws around 60,000 visitors. Produced by 300 volunteers, EarthFair 2018 will feature more than 300 exhibitors, special theme areas, a Food Pavilion, a special Children’s Activity Area, four entertainment venues, the Children’s Earth Parade, the eARTh Gallery arts and crafts show, and the Cleaner Car Concourse.
Heartbeat Happening Classic Car Show at Bates Nut Farm, April 22, 9am-3pm.
March of Dimes March for Babies at Mance Buchanon Park, April 22, 8am.
Wings of Freedom Air Show at The Landings at Carlsbad, April 22, 8am-5pm.
EarthFair at Balboa Park, April 22, 10am-5pm.
Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery at Scripps Ranch Theatre, April 22, 2pm.
Living Will: The Legacy of William Shakespeare with Richard Lederer at New Village Arts Theatre, April 23, 7pm.
Shiau-uen Ding at Howard Brubeck Theatre, April 26, 12:30-1:30pm.
Tanked at Balboa Theatre, April 26, 7:30pm.
NFL Draft at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Watch on ESPN, ESPN2 & Fox/NFL Network. April 26-28
Del Mar National Dressage Week at Del Mar Fairgrounds. April 26-29
Sense & Sensibility at Mira Costa College. April 26-May 6
66th Annual Boys & Girls Club Golf Tournament at Aviara Golf Club, April 27, 12:30pm shotgun start.
Gender Sexuality Alliance Drag Show at Mira Costa College, April 27, 5-7pm.
San Diego Padres vs. New York Mets at Petco Park, April 27, 7:10pm.
Lakeside Western Days Parade April 28 9:35 AM The Lakeside Chamber of Commerce host the Annual Lakeside Western Days Parade that travels eastward on Woodside Ave and then turns left onto the historical Maine Ave! Featuring floats, equestrian riders, and so much more, this is a fun family oriented event! Visit
Encinitas April Street Fair Free Apr 28 - Apr 29, 9AM - 5PM At the Encinitas April Street Fair, enjoy unique food, five live music stages, children’s rides, beer garden, and more than 450 vendors. Neighborhood: North Coastal. Highway 101 between D and J StreetsSouth Coast Hwy 101 between D and J Streets Encinitas, CA 92024.
Adams Avenue Unplugged Free!Saturday, April 28, 2018 Noon – 10pm The event will feature 80 live musical performances staged inside 24 restaurants, bars, coffee houses and galleries on Adams Avenue. Adams Avenue Unplugged. Adams Avenue Unplugged, a free musical walkabout, takes place April 28, 2018 along a two-mile stretch of Adams Avenue, from University Heights on the West through Normal Heights, and into parts of Kensington to the East. The event will feature live musical performances staged inside restaurants, bars, coffee houses and galleries lining the neighborhood. Being able to pair the Avenue’s unique dining and drinking establishments, each with their own special ambiances and selections, with free musical performances, makes Adams Avenue the place to be on the last weekend of April. The AABA hopes to treat musical aficionados and foodies to the rich neighborhood culture. Some artists will be playing multiple sets allowing attendees more opportunity to catch their favorite performers.Adams Avenue Unplugged is free and open to the general public. Parking is limited to residential neighborhood streets and can get quite congested. MTS bus routes 2 & 11 will service the neighborhoods. There is free trolley that will run from noon to 10 pm along Adams Avenue. Wear comfortable walking shoes and plan on getting your exercise by exploring all the avenue has to offer. map online

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