Independence Day at the Border      Jul 1
Come and enjoy Independence Day at the Border Celebration in San Ysidro complete with family activities, live music, drinks, food and fireworks!
Time/Place: Larsen Field – Cesar Chavez Park 
Contact: Independence Day San Ysidro


Del Beach Bash     Jul 1
Celebrate Independence Week in Coronado! Come to The Del early on July 1 for a beach party with a live band, firepits with s’mores and a spectacular fireworks display.
Time/Place: 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM / Hotel del Coronado
Contact: Beach Bash

Dr. Seuss’s The Lorax      Jul 2 – Aug 12
Presented by The Old Globe and Children’s Theatre Company, in partnership with The Old Vic. Originally produced at The Old Vic in London.
Time/Place: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM /The Old Globe
Contact: Dr. Seuss’s The Lorax

4th of July Run & Ride      Jul 4
Join the Scripps Ranch Old Pros on the 4th of July for the annual 10K Race & Fun Run and bike rides that both end at the Scripps Ranch Fourth of July parade!
Time/Place: 6:00 AM – 10:00 AM / Red Cedar Dr & Aviary Dr., San Diego, CA 92131 Contact: Run and Ride

Crown City Classic 4th of July Race      Jul 4
Kick off your Independence Day celebration with the 44th annual run through the historic town of Coronado.
Time/Place:  7:00 AM – 10:00 AM / Coronado Tidelands Park
Contact: Crown City 4th of July

Mira Mesa Fourth of July Celebration      Jul 4 The Mira Mesa Town Council is honoured to once again present the annual Mira Mesa 4th of July parade and family fun day in the park.
Time/Place: 7:00 AM – 9:30 PM / Mira Mesa Community Park
Contact: Mira Mesa 4th of July


University Heights Summer in the Park      Jul 6 – Aug 3
Come out to Trolley Barn Park and enjoy an evening of free entertainment during University Heights Summer in the Park concert series. 
Time/Place6:00 PM – 8:00 PM / Trolley Barn Park
Contact: UH Summer In the Park

Bird Park Summer Concerts      Jul 7 – Aug 18
Bird Park Summer Concerts have drawn hundreds of people to the beautiful Bird Park setting for picnics, dancing, and enjoying the music of local talent.our neighbors and friends in San Diego.
Time/Place: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM / Bird Park – Upas St 
Contact: Bird Park Concerts


Children’s Summer Camp      Jul 9 – Jul 27
Children’s Summer Camp season at the Japanese Friendship Garden.
Time/Place: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM / Japanese Friendship Garden of San Diego
Contact: Summer Camp

California State Games      Jul 12 – Jul 15
California State Games includes 10,000 competing in 23 sports. Opening Ceremonies includes an athlete parade, torch lighting and fireworks. 
Time/Place: SDCCU Stadium
Contact: State Games

Imperial Beach Sun & Sea Festival      Jul 13 – Jul 14
The 2018 Imperial Beach Sun & Sea Festival will feature world-class sandcastle sculptors creating some of the best sand creations on the West Coast.
Time/Place: Pier Plaza
Contact: Imperial Beach Festival

San Diego Pride Parade      Jul 14
The annual San Diego Pride Parade the largest single-day civic event in the region, and is among the largest Prides in the United States, attracting over 200,000 cheering supporters of the LGBTQ community!
Time/Place: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM / Hillcrest Pride Flag – University Ave and Normal St.
Contact: SD Pride Parade

San Diego Pride Festival      Jul 14 – Jul 15
Celebrate diversity under San Diego’s amazing sky and dance the day and night away! There will be 4 phenomenal stages, spanning 2 days, with over 100 entertainers and thousands of your closest friends. All people – One love!
Time/Place: 12:00 PM – 10:00 PM / Marston Point, Balboa Park
Contact: SD Pride Festival


Del Mar Racing Season    Jul 18 – Sep 3
San Diego horse racing takes place where the “turf meets the surf” at the Del Mar Racetrack. 
Time/Place: 11:30 AM – 6:30PM / Del Mar Thoroughbred Club
Contact: Del Mar Race

Comic-Con International: San Diego      Jul 19 – Jul 22
Comic-Con International is the largest comics and pop culture event in the United States, attracting thousands of artists, celebrities and fans of comic books, movie memorabilia.
Time/Place: San Diego Convention Center
Contact: Comic-Con

Point Loma Summer Concerts      Jul 20 – Aug 17
This year’s lineup promises to please a variety of musical tastes. The concerts will feature young talent on the “Junior Stage” starting at 5:30 PM and on the Main Stage starting at 6:30 PM. 
Time/Place:  Point Loma Park
Contact: Point Loma Concerts

Imperial Beach Surf Dog Competition      Jul 28
Get stoked! It’s time for the most adorable surf event of the year.
Time/Place: 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM / Next to the Imperial Beach Pier
Contact: Surf Dog Competition

Paranormal Investigation of the Davis-Horton House      Jul 28
The Davis-Horton House is alive with spirits from the past!
Time/Place:  10:00 PM / Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House
Contact: Paranormal Investigation

Solana Beach Triathlon, Duathlon & Aquabike      Jul 29
The Solana Beach Triathlon, Duathlon & Aquabike invites you to an epic day living the active lifestyle made special by its idyllic location – Fletcher Cove.
Time/Place:  6:50 AM/ Fletcher Cove 
Contact: Solana Beach Triathlon