Events from July 16, 2018

  • On July 16, 2018
    At 1875 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101, USA Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos, Science
    The Discovery Channel’s Emmy-nominated series comes to life to uncover truths behind popular myths by mixing the scientific method with gleeful curiosity and old-fashioned ingenuity! Open daily; visit website for hours and admission.
  • On July 16, 2018
    At 2001 Pan American Plaza, San Diego, CA 92101, USA Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos, Science
    Explore the technology behind everything fast at this new exhibit where you can take a closer look at the fastest jets, planes, rockets, cars, motorcycles, boats and bicycles in the world. Different theme each month; this month’s theme is “Drag Racing.” Open daily, 10 am-4:30 pm. $10.75-$19.75; ages 2 & under free.
  • On July 16, 2018
    At United States Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos, FREE
    Active-duty military including National Guard and Reserve and their families receive free admission to more than 2,000 museums across the country through this annual program. May 26-Sept. 3.
  • On July 16, 2018
    June 1 until Aug. 1 at San Diego Public Library branches; June 1 until Aug. 31 at San Diego County Library branches.;
  • On July 16, 2018
    At United States Categories: FREE, Sports
    This national program gives children the chance to enjoy two free games of bowling every day, all summer long. For participating bowling centers and to register, go to
  • On July 16, 2018
    At 2920 Zoo Dr, San Diego, CA 92101, USA Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos, Animals, Summer Events
    Enjoy African-themed entertainment, trampoline performances, and shows like Dr. Zoolittle and Friends Explore Africa and Call of the Night, a symphony of live music, lasers, rhythmic acrobats, bubbles and moving lights. Through Sept. 3, 4-9 pm. Free with Zoo admission.
  • On July 16, 2018
    At 2300 Expedition Way, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos, Animals, Science
    Birch Aquarium at Scripps presents this new comic book-inspired exhibit about the fascinating adaptations (a.k.a. super powers) of ocean species. See how these creatures have inspired everything from cinema and pop culture to medicine and engineering. Opens June 29; 9 am-5 pm. Included with admission. 2300 Expedition Way, La Jolla.
  • On July 16, 2018
    At 500 Sea World Dr, San Diego, CA 92109, USA Categories: Summer Events
    SeaWorld’s summer spectacular transforms the park after dark into a sea of color, light and energy inspired by the ocean. See electrifying nighttime experiences including "Cirque Electrique" that showcases daring aerial performers. Through Sept. 3; visit website for hours and admission. Interstate 5, exit SeaWorld Dr.
  • On July 16, 2018
    At 2100 Costa Del Mar Rd, Carlsbad, CA 92009, USA Categories: Sports
    The San Diego Aviators, featuring Rancho Santa Fe, Calif., native Taylor Fritz, will open the 43rd season of World TeamTennis Presented by GEICO on Sunday, July 15, 2018 against the Springfield Lasers at the Omni La Costa Resort & Spa.
 Fritz, currently ranked No. 69 in the ATP World Tour singles rankings, will make his second appearance of the season for the Aviators on Monday, July 16, against the visiting Philadelphia Freedoms. 
 The Aviators 2018 roster also includes Naomi Broady and Marcus Willis from Great Britain, along with doubles specialists Anna-Lena Groenefeld of Germany and Marcin Matkowski of Poland.
 This season, the Aviators are “Amplifying” the fan experience with planned theme nights, nightly giveaways, new food vendors, happy hours, live music and an interactive Kids Zone located next to Stadium Court.
 One of the Theme Nights on the 2018 schedule is Military and First Responders Night on Monday, July 23 when the Aviators take on their Southern California rival, the Orange County Breakers.
 Discounted tickets will be available to members of the Military and First Responders. On July 16 and July 28, tennis fans can arrive early at the matches and enjoy a special “Happy Hour” with live music and discounted drinks. Gates will open at 5:30 p.m. on those dates.
 Monday, July 30 has been designated “Members Night” as members of the United States Tennis Association and San Diego County Tennis Club will be recognized. All USTA members and tennis club members are encouraged to attend and can receive a discount on tickets for that evening’s match against the New York Empire.
 The GEICO Gecko, one of America's favorite advertising icons, will make guest appearances at home matches on July 23, July 28 and August 2.
 For the complete list of Theme Nights, go to:
. Individual match tickets start at just $35.
  • On July 16, 2018
    At 970 N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92132, USA Categories: Animals, Cruises
    Hornblower Cruises & Events offers these fun-filled cruises where you can see dolphins and sea lion, and get the chance to see the legendary blue whales and other large baleen whales. During the four-hour tour, you'll be treated to a live narration by their experienced captain and an on-board naturalist from the San Diego Natural History Museum. Fri.-Mon., through Sept. 3, 9 am-1 pm. Pier 2, 970 N. Harbor Dr., downtown San Diego. For fees and reservations, visit www.hornblower
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