Events from August 23, 2019

  • From August 23, 2019 6:00 pm until August 23, 2019 10:00 pm
    At 1875 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101, USA Categories: Science, Summer Events
    Bring the entire family to experience the Fleet at night! Enjoy extended evening hours at the Fleet in celebration of The Art of Summer in Balboa Park. Peruse "Pause|Play" late into the evening, light up the night at "It’s Electric" and reconnect with all your favorite, hands-on exhibits in "Retro-Active Science." Extended hours are until 10 pm., Friday nights through August 30. $9.95-$14.95. www.rhfleet.org/events/family-nights-fleet
  • From August 23, 2019 9:00 am until August 23, 2019 2:00 pm
    At 1492 N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101, USA Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos, Summer Events
    Experience firsthand traditional sailor activities, enjoy arts and crafts, and explore amazing historic vessels. Kids can also join a scavenger hunt and win a prize. Weekdays, through Sept. 2, 9 am-2 pm. Included with museum admission. Maritime Museum of San Diego, 1492 N. Harbor Dr., downtown San Diego. www.sdmaritime.org
  • On August 23, 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 23, 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 23, 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 23, 2019
    At 5005 Willows Rd, Alpine, CA 91901, USA Categories: Movies, Outdoors, Skating
    Have fun roller skating outdoors while watching your favorite movies at Viejas Outlet Center. Fridays (and July 4), through Aug. 30, 7:30 pm. $10 includes rental skates. 5005 Willows Rd., Alpine. For the list of movies, visit www.viejas.com.
  • On August 23, 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 23, 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 23, 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 23, 2019
    At Balboa Park, San Diego, CA, USA Categories: FREE, Food, Fairs & Festivals
    Featuring a diverse, rotating selection of gourmet food trucks, live musical acts, giant family game sets, kids’ activities, and special evening hours and programs at participating park museums. Through Sept. 27, 4-8:30 pm. Free admission. Plaza de Panama/El Prado walkway, Balboa Park. 
www.balboaparkconservancy.org/food-truck
  • On August 23, 2019
    At 100 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101, USA Categories: Sports
    See them play against the Rockies from Aug. 8-11. Other home games this month: Aug. 12-14 (vs. Rays); Aug. 23-25 (vs. Red Sox); Aug. 26-28 (vs. Dodgers). Also, KidsFest on Aug. 11 & 25. For game times and tickets, visit website. Petco Park, 100 Park Blvd., downtown San Diego. www.padres.com
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