Events from September 29, 2018
- From September 29, 2018 11:00 am until September 29, 2018 4:00 pmBe transported back to 1542 when Portuguese navigator Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo landed on the shores of San Diego Bay, discovering San Diego, California and all of the West Coast. Experience the traditions of the Native American, Mexican, Portuguese and Spanish cultures which are part of the Age of Exploration, and enjoy music and dancing, kids’ activities, ethnic food and vendors. Sept. 29, 11 am-4 pm; re-enactment of Cabrillo’s landing, 1 pm. Free admission. Ballast Point, Naval Base Point Loma, south end of Rosecrans St. www.cabrillofestival.org.
- On September 29, 2018Explore 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 September 29, 2018Birch 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 September 29, 2018Little 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.