April 1, Curbside Bites Food Truck Markets (Lunch) Every Wednesday
Every Wednesday, a caravan of food trucks are conveniently located in Little Italy to serve lunchtime meals. Each food truck has its own menu choices. Pick your favorite and it’s quickly served.
Time: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Location: B Street (between India St. & Columbia St.)
For more info: Christian Murcia @ (714) 718-1330 or visit www.curbsidebites.com
April 3 – 5, Spring EGGStravaganza at Birch Aquarium
Celebrate the arrival of spring and the changes it brings as you explore animal eggs, join an underwater egg hunt, and make your own plankton and shark egg crafts and more!
Time: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Location: Birch Aquarium, 2300 Expedition Way, La Jolla
For more information visit: www.aquarium.ucsd.edu./Calendar/
April 4, Padres Fan Fest
The event is free for all fans, but you must obtain a FanFest voucher to enter the event. Vouchers for both Members and general fans will be made available at a later date. FanFest parking is free for all fans and available in the Lexus Premier lot. The exhibition game between the Padres and the Mexico City Red Devils is slated to start at 2:00 pm.
Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location: Petco Park – San Diego, CA 92101
For more info: (619) 795-5000 or visit: sandiego.padres.mlb.com/sd/fan_forum/fanfest.jsp
April 4, Peace – Love – Run
The hippie era of the 1960’s was about peace and love. So, get in the groove and choose the course that suits your fancy. The event offers a Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, and a Kids Dash. These courses are perfect for beginners and seasoned athletes. All finishers receive a medal.
Time: 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: call for details.
For more info: Rosemarie Gibson @ (619) 491-0677 or visit www.peace-love-run.com
April 10 – 11, VinDiego Wine & Food Festival
The 3rd Annual VinDiego Wine and Food Festival is a true wine connoisseurs delight. VinDiego is about people coming together to celebrate a shared passion; a passion for great wine & mouth-watering gourmet food.
Time: visit website
Location: 2875 Dewey Road, San Diego, CA 92106
For more info: www.vindiego.com
April 10 – 12, Goodguys Meguiar’s 15th Del Mar Nationals
This festival features over 2,500 hot rods, customs, classics, street rods, muscle cars and trick trucks. This event also showcases vendor exhibits, an indoor car show, a swap meet and a cars-for-sale area, special “themed” parking, model car show, and lots of fun for the entire family!
Time: Fri. – Sat.: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Sun.: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Location: 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar
For more information visit: www.good-guys.com
April 11, Bluegrass Day at The Flower Fields
Family and friends can enjoy a full day of Bluegrass music with the sounds of guitar, banjo and fiddle! This year there will be a number of bands. Stay tuned for the full line-up!
Time: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Location: The Flower Fields, 5704 Paseo del Norte, Carlsbad
For more information visit: www.theflowerfields.com/special-events/bluegrass-day
April 11, The Women’s Running San Diego Half Marathon & 5K
This half marathon and 5K event is designed for women to compete against other women. It presents a pleasant bayside run with waterscape views in a non-intimidating and supportive environment. The post-event celebration offers music, awards, and light refreshments.
Time: 6:30 am – 10:30 am
Location: call for details.
For more info: (858) 450-6510 or visit www.womensrunning.competitor.com
April 12, Village Street Faire
The 2015 Village Street Faire returns for its third year! This spring festival is a free, family-friendly event that brings the party to Third Avenue. The event will feature live music, exotic foods, arts and crafts, games and more!
Time: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location: Third Avenue between E St. and G St., Chula Vista
For more information: www.thirdavenuevillage.com
April 12, 7th Annual GranFondo San Diego Bike Ride
Cyclists of all ages can join an Italian cycling tour that features several distances; 105-mile, 56-mile, and 34-mile courses. They are social rides that begin in Little Italy and travel eastward through cities, towns, and rural countrysides. There are many pleasant views along the way.
Time: 7:15 am – 5:00 pm
Location: call for details.
For more info: Tobias Panek @ (858) 668-1739 or visit www.sdgranfondo.com
April 17, Rock in the Park – Berkley Hart Selis Twang
Eve Selis and Marc Twang join forces with folk circuit mainstays Berkley Hart. They’ve merged their various instrumental, vocal and writing skills to create an album full of memorable songs.
Time: 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Location: 1875 El Prado Balboa Park
For more info: www.rhfleet.org/events/rock-park
April 18, Fighting Parkinson’s Step by Step 5K Walk/Run
This is more than just a 5K walk/run; it’s a day of fun for the whole family! Other activities include: Paws for Parkinson’s Pet Festival, medical expo, health and fitness pavilion, marketplace, kids zone, food court, beer garden, photo booths, classic car shows and so much more!
Time: 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: Liberty Station NTC Park, Farragut Rd., San Diego
For more information visit: www.parkinsonsassociation.org
April 18 – 19, 23rd Annual Oceanside Days of Art
This is a juried fine art festival featuring over 100 local artists selling a variety of unique artwork including paintings, sculptures, stained glass, ceramics, fine jewelry, photography and more. The festival also has live stage performances and hands on art activities. This is a free event.
Time: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location: 704 Pier View Way, Oceanside
For more information visit: www.ocaf.info/oceanside-days-of-art/
April 19, Fallbrook Avocado Festival
Sample avocados, check out the crazy cooking contest entries, buy funky avocado-themed gifts and enjoy bands, live entertainment and friendly beer gardens. There will also be many craft and food booths to enjoy. Don’t miss the fun at this family friendly event!
Time: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location: E Alvarado St. and S Main Ave., Fallbrook
For more info: www.fallbrookchamberofcommerce.org/events-v2/avocado-festival.html
April 19, San Diego Earth Fair
The annual Earth Fair in Balboa Park is the largest free annual environmental fair in the world. Earth Fair 2015 will be the 26th annual event!
Time: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Location: Balboa Park
For more info: (858) 272-7370 or visit www.earthdayweb.org/EarthFair.html
April 21, ArtStop: Divine Desire
This ArtStop discusses Divine Desire: Printmaking, Mythology, and the Birth of the Baroque and is led by Michael Brown, Ph.D., Associate Curator of European Art.
Time: 2:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Location: 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
For more info: (619) 232-7931 or visit www.sdmart.org/calendar/artstop-divine-desire
April 25 – 26, Mission Federal ArtWalk
This event will fill 17 blocks and feature over 350 artists from all over San Diego, the U.S. and Mexico— showcasing every medium of art. The weekend will also include music, live performances, street food, interactive art activities and a family friendly kids walk. This is a free event.
Time: 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Location: Between Ash and Grape St., San Diego
For more information visit: www.artwalksandiego.org/missionfederal/
April 25, Walk For Wishes
An event that raises money and awareness to help make more wishes for children with life-threatening illness come true in the community. Wish Families and supporters walk in honor, remembrance and celebration of the many local Wish Kids.
Time: 7:00 am
Location: Embarcadero Marina Park South, San Diego
For more information visit: www.walkforwishessd.kintera.org
April 25, Walk Multiple Sclerosis 2015
Multiple Sclerosis is a disabling disease that attacks the central nervous system. About 400,000 people in the U.S. suffer from it. You’re welcome to join individuals, corporations, and teams on a seaside walk.
Time: 7:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: call for details
For more info: Jennifer West @ (760) 448-8435 or visit www.mswalk.com
April 25, Rhythm & Brews Music and Craft Beer Festival
50 Breweries, 7 Bands, 2 Stages, 1 helluva day. Join the 4th Annual Rhythm & Brews Music and Craft Beer Festival presented by the San Diego Brewers Guild. Once again Rhythm & Brews continues the tradition of bringing many of the nation’s most popular craft beers together with talented musicians in a beautiful outdoor festival located in the historic Vista Village district.
Time: 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Location: Vista Village District, Vista, CA 92084
For more info: www.sdrhythmandbrews.com
April 26, La Jolla Shores 5K
Participants who join this 5K run/walk will travel along a coastline with scenic views of the ocean and through cozy neighborhoods of La Jolla. The finish area is at La Jolla Cove where a celebration awaits your arrival. This event is in conjunction with the “La Jolla Half Marathon”.
Time: 7:30 am – 12:00 pm
Location: La Jolla Cove – La Jolla Village Dr.
For more info: (858) 454-0777 or visit www.lajollahalfmarathon.com
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