The following events will be taking place in various locations during the month of August of 2007 in the San Diego County. For additional event information please contact the Alexiou Team Realtors.
2007 Cajon Classic Cruise 8/01, 8/15, 8/18, 8/22, 8/29
SoCal’s largest weekly car show from 5pm to 8pm. This year’s line-up includes a bash to commemorate the ‘57 Chevy’s 50th birthday as well as a tribute to Dale Earnhardt. See you at the El Cajon East Main Street.
Ancient Qumran: A Virtual Reality Tour – 8/01-8/31
Experience Khirbet Qumran, the archeological site near where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found, in an immersive virtual experience. Take the tour at San Diego Natural History Museum. www.sdnhm.org
Avenue Q – 8/01-8/05
The hilarious story of four delightful puppets and the trouble they get into. They embark on adventures and struggles to find jobs, dates and their ever-elusive purpose in life. Laugh along at the Old Globe Theatre. 619.23.GLOBE or www.theoldglobe.org
Del Mar Racing – 8/01-8/31
The excitement of racing season returns to the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club. Be a part of the magic and nostalgia of this longtime tradition dating back to 1937, when Bing Crosby greeted the very first guests.
The Geeky Tikis – 8/01-8/04
Come enjoy short plays, sketches and games improvised new every night based on suggestions from you! Enjoy the laughs at Escondido Patio Playhouse.
– Youth Improv Fridays at 7pm
– Adult Improv Saturdays at 8pm and Sundays at 2pm
Harry Callahan: The Photographer at Work – 8/01-8/31
Featuring approximately 120 photographs along with the artist’s working materials drawn from Callahan’s archives at the Center for Creative Photography in Tucson, AZ. View his collection at the Museum of Photographic Arts in Balboa Park.
SummerFest – 8/03-8/26
This musical event features selections from master composers such as Bach and Beethoven. With over seventy world-class artists performing sixteen concerts, come enjoy the music at MCASD Sherwood Auditorium in La Jolla. Visit their website for more information. www.ljcms.org
Xtreme Nation 2007 – 8/04
An action sports festival which consists of a skateboard contest, snow board rail grind contest, live bands, lots of giveaways and a Miss Xtreme Nation contest. Catch the thrills at Oceanside Pier Amphitheater.
Encinitas Concerts by the Sea – 8/05, 8/12, 8/19, & 8/26
Sit back and enjoy these concerts by the sea. Be sure to bring your beach chair or blanket and come ready to listen to some of the best music San Diego North County has to offer. Bring the whole family and come down to Moonlight Beach from 3pm to 5pm.
Encinitas Summer Concert Series – 8/05, 8/19
Quail Botanical Gardens welcomes “Come See Broadway” and the Grammy award-winning performers such as Tom Scott backed by Jimmy Mulidore’s Jazz Train. Also appearing is Brian Lynch’s trumpet quartet for three summer concerts.
La Jolla Concerts by the Sea – 8/05, 8/12, 8/19 & 8/26
Food, fun and sun every Sunday afternoon at Scripps Park between 2pm-4pm at the La Jolla Cove. Fantastic prizes, including gift certificates for local activities and restaurants, are raffled off each week.
Poway Summer Concert Series – 8/05, 8/12, 8/19 & 8/26
Every Sunday 5:30pm-7pm, this concert series emphasizes family recreation and cultural experiences in an outdoor setting. It also provides an opportunity for families and friends to enjoy a variety of musical styles. Come to Lake Poway, 14644 Lake Poway Rd and Old Poway Park, 14134 Midland Rd. for all the fun.
Snorkel La Jolla Cove – 8/5, 8/26
Come swim through San Diego-La Jolla Underwater Park and the Ecological Reserve off the coast of La Jolla. Discover the exotic playground of such beautiful creatures as garibaldi, lobster & octopi. The Birch Aquarium in La Jolla is home to all these adventures.
Summer Pops at the Moonlight – 8/05
The San Diego Symphony once again brings its popular Summer Pops to San Diego! Gates open for picnics on the lawn at 6pm and the concert begins at 7:30pm. Enjoy the music at Moonlight Amphitheatre at Brengle Terrace Park in Vista.
AFLAC All-American High School Baseball Classic – 8/11
Let’s play ball and have some good old fashion family fun! The fifth annual AFLAC Baseball Classic featuring the nation’s top thirty-eight rising seniors to be in an East vs West match-up. Watch all the fun at the San Diego State University’s Tony Gwynn Stadium.
Encanto Street Fair & Cultural Arts Festival – 8/11-8/12
The fair is strategically laid out between 63rd to 68th and Imperial Avenue and includes a jazz concert in the park. Festival goers can capture the artistic scenery of Encanto. Easily accessible and plenty of parking. The fair caters to families and lovers of music and fun. The event takes place from 10:00am-8:00pm.
Art in the Village – 8/12
Come browse over 200 of the finest arts and crafts vendors in the most beautiful of settings in the Village of Carlsbad, just two blocks from the beach. With live soft jazz music, the atmosphere is leisurely as you browse the fine art and crafts of North County.
CityFest Arts & Crafts Festival – 8/12
This festival includes special entertainment, two food courts, dance area and over 250 arts/crafts and commercial vendors. Come out and enjoy the festival 10am to 8pm in Central Hillcrest Area.
Laugh Out Loud Comedy Series w/Kathleen Madigan – 8/14
Voted Best Female Stand Up at the American Comedy Awards, Kathleen Madigan will have her audience rolling in laughter with her sarcastic take on life. Come see her at Pala Casino Spa & Resort.
Longboard Surf Contest & Festival – 8/16-8/19
The Annual Oceanside Longboard Surfing Club Contest and Beach Festival includes competitors from eighteen different clubs. Competition will include a pro-nose riding event with food and vendor booths. Come watch all the excitement at the south side of Pier Amphitheatre in Oceanside 6am to 8pm.
Sunset Food & Wine Experience – 8/16
Bernardo Winery hosts an evening of unique gourmet foods, fine wines, microbrews, chocolatiers and gourmet food markets. With special musical guest Bradley Leighton, a premier jazz flautist, this event is sure to entice all five senses. 5:30pm-8:30pm.
Taste of Main Street Encinitas – 8/16
This annual community get-together features food galore, lively music, great weather, and a beautiful downtown to add to the atmosphere. Participating restaurants will offer delicious samples as you meander through Main Street. Come relax and enjoy the festivities in the beautiful city of Encinitas.
Explore It! – 8/18
Dive into the mysteries of the ocean through a special explorations program for all ages at the Birch Aquarium at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego. This program offers in-depth discoveries of the Earth and its oceans.
Fiesta Del Sol – 8/18-8/19
Fun, family-friendly, alcohol and tobacco free event focused on creating positive change through empowering our communities. Food, sun and fun for the whole family starting at 11am to 7pm each day.
Loews Coronado Bay Resort Surf Dog Competition – 8/18
Head to the beach my friend! See Spot surf during this surfing contest for our four legged friends. Come cheer on your favorite K-9 at the nation’s only surfing competition for man’s best friend. Don’t miss the fun!
Luau & Longboard Invitational – 8/19
Be apart of a premier event in Southern California and one of the most successful surfing fundraisers in the world. Sun, fun and sand! Seating is limited so call now to reserve your place in La Jolla. 858.822.0023 or www.longboardluau.org
Annual Orfila Grape Stomp – 8/25
Join the fun! Live entertainment, music, dinner, wine tasting and the main event – Grape Stomping are the attractions you can expect to enjoy. The party begins in Escondido.
San Marcos Summer Concerts in the Park – 8/25
Come enjoy great music in a beautiful outdoor setting that is perfect for the whole family. The concert begins at 7:30pm and bring low-back beach chairs or blankets for a perfect picnic setting. Location: 1148 Rock Springs Road.
Celebrate Dance Festival – 8/26-8/27
Come see a variety of dances at the Copley Theater San Diego Museum of Art in Balboa Park 11am to 10pm on Saturday and 11am to 9pm on Sunday.
San Marcos Grand Summer Festival – 8/26
The festival route is dotted with a wide variety of delicious int’l food vendors. A huge children’s area will include varies rides for all ages to enjoy.
Leucadia Art Walk – 8/31
This event features 101 artists on Pacific Hwy 101. There will be art demonstrations, live entertainment of music and dance performances, a wearable art fashion show and a drawing including items from local vendors. Come be apart of this fun, and free, family event in Encinitas.
Arts Guild Fall Fine Arts Show – 8/31
See the best arts and crafts that Julian has to offer. Located in the high mountains east of Downtown San Diego, Julian is home to the all-American apple pie and the cutest little town you will ever see. 10am-5pm in Julian’s Town Hall. www.julianca.com
August Padres Games
8/01/07vs. Arizona 7:05 PM PT
8/02/07 vs. Arizona 12:35 PM PT
8/03/07 vs. San Francisco 7:05 PM PT
8/04/07 vs. San Francisco 7:05 PM PT
8/05/07 vs. San Francisco 1:05 PM PT
8/14/07 vs. Colorado 7:05 PM PT
8/15/07 vs. Colorado 7:05 PM PT
8/16/07 vs. Colorado 7:05 PM PT
8/17/07 vs. Houston 7:05 PM PT
8/18/07 vs. Houston 7:05 PM PT
8/19/07 vs. Houston 1:05 PM PT
8/27/07 vs. Arizona 7:05 PM PT
8/28/07 vs. Arizona 7:05 PM PT
8/29/07 vs. Arizona 7:05 PM PT
8/30/07 vs. Arizona 7:05 PM PT
8/31/07 vs. Los Angeles 7:05 PM PT