Events from August 18, 2019

  • On August 18, 2019
    At 1492 N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101, USA Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos, Exhibits
    View this new exhibit that showcases portraits of naval vessels including mighty aircraft carriers and battleships, as well as personal yachts of presidents and celebrities. Open daily; visit website for hours and admission. Gould Eddy Gallery, lower deck of the Berkeley, Maritime Museum of San Diego, 1492 N. Harbor Dr., downtown San Diego. www.sdmaritime.org
  • On August 18, 2019
    At 1492 N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101, USA Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos
    This new art exhibit features remarkable works from acclaimed members of the Plein Air Painters Association of San Diego. Open daily, 9 am-8 pm. Visit website for museum admission. Compass Gallery, main level of the Berkeley, Maritime Museum of San Diego, 1492 N. Harbor Dr., downtown San Diego. www.sdmaritime.org
  • On August 18, 2019
    At 2300 Expedition Way, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos, Animals
    View this new permanent exhibition that celebrates the care and conservation of these unique creatures. Explore one of the largest seadragon habitats in the world, see Weedy and Leafy Seadragons, as well as various species of seahorses and pipefish. Open daily, 9 am-5 pm. $15-$19.50. Birch Aquarium at Scripps, 2300 Expedition Way, La Jolla. www.aquarium.ucsd.edu
  • On August 18, 2019
    At 4203 Anderson Ave, San Diego, CA 92145, USA Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos, FREE
    Come sit in a warbird! Select aircraft will be open for visitors to experience Marine aviation from a pilot’s perspective. Strap into an ejection seat, try on a helmet and complete an “I Spy” activity. 9 am-3:30 pm. Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum, 4203 Anderson Ave., San Diego (entrance is on Miramar Rd.). www.flyingleathernecks.org
  • On August 18, 2019
    At 200 W Island Ave, San Diego, CA 92101, USA Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos, Exhibits
    Experience this interactive, three-dimensional textile environment that resembles a giant hammock of colorful crocheted circles, open pockets and dangling pendulums. Children (and adults) can climb, swing, crawl or simply choose to lay in the netting and unwind. Visit website for hours and admission. The New Children’s Museum, 200 West Island Ave., downtown San Diego. www.thinkplaycreate.org
  • On August 18, 2019
    At 15500 San Pasqual Valley Rd, Escondido, CA 92027, USA Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos, Summer Events
    Enjoy live music, exciting animal days, arts and crafts, pop-up entertainment for all ages, special evening shows and the park’s newest exhibit, Walkabout Australia. Through Sept. 1; visit website for park hours, Summer Safari weekend schedule and admission. San Diego Zoo Safari Park, 15500 San Pasqual Valley Rd., Escondido. www.sdzsafaripark.org
  • On August 18, 2019
    At 601 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118, USA Categories: FREE, Concert, Summer Events
    Sundays, through Sept. 1, 6 pm. Free. Spreckels Park, 7th St. & Orange Ave. www.coronadoconcert.com
  • On August 18, 2019
    At 500 Sea World Dr, San Diego, CA 92109, USA Categories: Summer Events
    SeaWorld's nighttime spectacular transforms the park into a sea of glowing color and energy inspired by the ocean! Check out one-of-a-kind attractions like Cirque Electrique, a thumping dance party by laser host, MC Moray, Laser Reef, Sea Lions Tonite and the electrifying, re-imagined Atlantis Ignites. Select dates through Sept. 2; visit website for admission. Interstate 5, exit SeaWorld Dr., San Diego. www.seaworldsandiego.com
  • On August 18, 2019
    At 2920 Zoo Dr, San Diego, CA 92101, USA Categories: Animals, Summer Events
    Have a rocking good time at San Diego Zoo’s summer celebration as you explore the newest exhibit, "Africa Rocks," and enjoy African-themed entertainment, the "Wild About Animals" show, trampoline performances, acrobatic feats and "Call of the Night," a symphony of lasers, moving lights, music and rhythmic acrobats. Through Sept. 2; visit website for park hours and admission. Balboa Park. www.sandiegozoo.org
  • On August 18, 2019
    At 2040 N Santa Fe Ave, Vista, CA 92083, USA Categories: Fairs & Festivals, Music
    Featuring the finest bluegrass music from various bands plus music workshops, Kid’s Camp, music and craft vendors, food, raffles and jam sessions. Aug. 16, 3-10 pm; Aug. 17, 10 am-10 pm; Aug. 18, 9 am-6 pm. Visit website for tickets. Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum, 2040 N. Santa Fe Ave., Vista. www.summergrass.net
  • On August 18, 2019
    At 1600 Village Pl, San Diego, CA 92101, USA Categories: Live Performances, Ballet
    The stories of "Cinderella," "Goldilocks and the Three Bears" and "Puss in Boots" come to life in San Diego Civic Youth Ballet’s must-see production. Aug. 17 & 18, 11 am & 2 pm. Also, check out the sustainability-themed Fairy Tale Village before or after the show. Casa del Prado Theater, Balboa Park. www.sdcyb.org
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