Events from August 26, 2018

  • On August 26, 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. www.fleetscience.org.
  • On August 26, 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. www.sandiegoairandspace.org.
  • On August 26, 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. www.arts.gov/bluestarmuseums.
  • On August 26, 2018
    At 500 Sea World Dr, San Diego, CA 92109, USA Categories: Parades
    See your favorite Sesame Street friends at this parade with themed floats, contemporary tunes as well as Sesame Street musical favorites, and two show-stopping performances throughout the parade route. Saturdays & Sundays, through Sept. 2. Visit website for park hours and admission. Interstate 5, exit SeaWorld Dr., San Diego. www.seaworldsandiego.com.
  • On August 26, 2018
    June 1 until Aug. 1 at San Diego Public Library branches; June 1 until Aug. 31 at San Diego County Library branches. www.sandiego.gov/public-library/kidsandteens/summerreading; www.sdcl.org.
  • On August 26, 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 www.kidsbowlfree.com.
  • On August 26, 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. www.sandiegozoo.org.
  • On August 26, 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. www.aquarium.ucsd.edu.
  • On August 26, 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. www.seaworldsandiego.com.
  • On August 26, 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
.com/port/overview/sd+whalewatching.
  • On August 26, 2018
    At 1788 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101, USA Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos
    Little ones, ages 5 & under, can explore the natural world through play in this new exhibit space. Visit website for hours and museum admission. San Diego Natural History Museum, Balboa Park. www.sdnat.org.
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