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At Greater Good Realty, we care about what happens in our community and would like to keep you updated with special events! Here are some special events happening in San Diego for the Month of August!

American QuiltFilm in the Garden: How to Make an American Quilt
This summer sit under the stars and enjoy a screening of the How to Make an American Quilt (1995) directed by Jocelyn Moorhouse. Winona Ryder stars as a young woman at crossroads in her life. On a visit to her grandmother and great-aunt, she is embraced by the older women’s quilting circle and gains perspective from their tales of life and love.

August 1, 2016
7:45 PM to 9:45 PM

Price: Free

1450 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101


Cellar Cinema
On the first Monday of every month, Vinavanti turns their cellar into a mini cinema! The Cellar Cinema is equipped with a high-def projection screen, audio, seating, and a dedicated server for your eating and drinking needs. Reserve your movie glass to ensure you get it in before it fills up!

August 1, 2016
8:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Doors open at 8:00 PM. Showtime is 8:30 PM.

Price: $12 includes a glass of wine a reserved seat!

1477 University Ave
San Diego, CA 92103


beautiful_01Beautiful – The Carole King Musical
Beautiful – The Carole King Musical tells the Tony Award-winning inspiring true story of King’s remarkable rise to stardom, from being part of a hit songwriting team with her husband Gerry Goffin, to her relationship with fellow writers and best friends Cynthia Weil and Barry Mann, to becoming one of the most successful solo acts in popular music history. Along the way, she made more than beautiful music, she wrote the soundtrack to a generation.

August 2 – 7, 2016

Starting at $22.50

3666 Fourth Ave
San Diego, CA 92103-4106


Julian StarFest 2016
Julian StarFest, a three-day festival focused around the field of astronomy, will occur in the mountain town of Julian. Julian is known for its clear dark skies and one of the best locations in Southern California for observing.

August 4 – 6, 2016

Price: $15-$40

1150 Julian Orchards Drive
Julian, CA 92036


-WWswoJQVans Warped Tour
The Vans Warped Tour is established as one of America’s premiere music and lifestyle festivals of the summer, breaking up-and-coming indie talent as well as showcasing major established artists since 1995. It is the first tour to consistently use innovative environmental concepts every year on the road. The nationally-renowned festival has become an icon for youth, punk rock and skate culture bringing together a diverse lineup of artists, stemming from every genre, for the summer. Warped is also responsible for introducing music fans to such artists as No Doubt, A Day To Remember, Katy Perry, Blink 182, All Time Low, Pierce The Veil, My Chemical Romance, Eminem and Fall Out Boy, among hundreds of others.

August 5, 2016
11:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Doors open at 11:00 AM.

Price: $40-$50
9449 Friars Road
San Diego, CA 92108


Semper Tri & Devil Dog Duathlon
Marines and Civilians Ages 13 and Up
August 6, 2016

Price: $10-$90

Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton
Oceanside, CA 92058


dance-600pxSouth Bayfront PowWow
The annual South Bayfront Powwow is a traditional gathering with dance and ceremony, to be held on the Chula Vista Bayfront. Open to the public as a free educational and cultural event, we invite visitors to the bayfront for a weekend of traditional Music, Dance, Arts and Crafts and Food.

August 6 – 7, 2016
10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Sunday: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

Price: Free

900 Marina Parkway
Chula Vista, CA 91910


Del Mar Western Regional Chili Cook-off
Spice up your day when the Western Regional Chili Cookoff returns to Del Mar. Receive free chili samples from the cooks throughout the day in the concert area west of the grandstand. Select your favorites in the People’s Choice category. Chili samples begin at 1:00 p.m. and goes until chili is gone.

August 6, 2016
1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Or until chili runs out!

Price: Included with race track admission
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd
Del Mar, CA 92014

farm-to-bay-2015-645x340Farm to Bay Food & Wine Classic
Now in its seventh year, Farm to Bay is a unique tasting event on San Diego Bay that supports coastal wildlife, education, and sustainability at the Living Coast Discovery Center.

August 6 – August 6, 2016
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Price: $85

1000 Gunpowder Point Dr
Chula Vista, CA 91910


Oceanside International Film Festival
Held every August, Oceanside International Film Festival officially kicks off a season of various film festivals, which are conducted annually in San Diego county and usually continue through the Fall. Established in 2009, OIFF is an opportunity for independent filmmakers to have their work screened and judged. It also gives the film buffs a jump-start chance for viewing local and international films at a place in Southern California known for its rich history, beautiful beaches, and artistic freedom. Film industry guests and audience members alike will appreciate the ocean-infused atmosphere surrounding the city, where the festival is held.

August 7 – 14, 2016

Price: $10-$50

217 N Coast Hwy
Oceanside, CA 92054


lemonfest_r900x493Chula Vista Lemon Festival
Pucker up for the sweetest sour event of the year, the Third Avenue Village Association’s Lemon Festival. Returning for its 20th year on Sunday, August 7 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, the Lemon Festival brings crates full of summer fun to Chula Vista’s Original Neighborhood, spanning Third Avenue from E to G Street. Celebrate Chula Vista’s reign as the Lemon Capital of the World with live bands, hundreds of vendor booths, a Festival Fun Zone and everything lemon.
August 7, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Price: Free

353 Third Avenue
Chula Vista, CA 91910


¡Latin Food Fest!
The four-day ¡Latin Food Fest! includes a kick-off party, two-day ultimate tasting experience, and private chef’s dinner – so that each guest will have endless opportunities to indulge!

August 12 – 15, 2016
Price: $10-$150

400 Kettner Blvd
San Diego, CA 92101


Ghostbusters at Movies & More by the Lake
Let’s get slimed one more time!
Come see the original Ghostbusters under the stars on a giant movie screen beside a scenic lake!
$10 per carload. Gates open at 4pm. Foodtrucks, Snackbar, 80s Band ArenaRockMusic and fun events!

August 12, 2016
6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Price: $10 will park your car and the event is FREE

9310 Fanita Pkwy
Santee, CA 92071


clambakeCalifornia Clambake
Settle into the warm beach sands on a summer evening where we’ll be smoking and grilling a Southern California Clambake – our Del take on the East Coast classic celebration. With a sunset backdrop, live entertainment and interactive beach games, guests donned in white attire will cozy up on communal tables and enjoy a shellfish feast featuring Executive Chef John Shelton’s coastal favorites. This seafood spread will be paired with a signature cocktail from Zaya Rum, and parking is complimentary. Join us on Del Beach from 6:30 to 8:30 PM on August 12 for this new Hotel del Coronado tradition.

August 12, 2016
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Price: $125

1500 Orange Ave
Coronado, CA 92118


Goldfield Stage Bocce Bash
Bocce, beer and beautiful weather! Goldfield Stage Bocce Bash is back! Join the Holiday Bowl and SDCCU Poinsettia Bowl for a day of classic San Diego fun.

August 13, 2016
8:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Price: $80 team entry fee (team consists of two people)
$200 for VIP team

PO Box 601400
San Diego, CA 92160-1400


downloadCardiff Dog Days of Summer
Cardiff-by-the-Sea is ready to celebrate man’s best friend! Set in this beautiful beach community, this annual one-day street fair for dogs and dog lovers is set for Saturday, August 13th, from 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM on Newcastle Ave, Aberdeen Drive and Liverpool Drive in Cardiff-by-the-Sea. The event is hosted by Cardiff 101 Main Street and is expected to draw 10,000 four-legged friends, their fans and family members. This event is made possible though numerous sponsors, including funds from the County of San Diego, Cardiff 101 Main Street and Cardiff’s favorite dog store, Dirty Dogs. “This is a great event to benefit the Cardiff community,” said County Supervisor Dave Roberts. “It is fun for the public and their pets, and is the largest of its kind in the region. The County of San Diego is proud to support this community event.”

August 13, 2016
9:30 AM to 6:00 PM

Price: Free
Newcastle Ave & Aberdeen Dr
Encinitas, CA 92007


ArtWalk NTC @ Liberty Station
Formerly ArtWalk on the Bay, ArtWalk NTC @ Liberty Station builds upon the success of the past years at San Diego’s Bayfront. This annual event takes place in San Diego’s flagship arts and culture district, NTC @ Liberty Station, once San Diego’s Naval Training Center, and now a mecca for artist studios, galleries, museums and performing arts groups.

August 13 – 14, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Price: Free

2645 Historic Decatur
San Diego, CA 92106


5th Annual Mira Mesa Festival of Beers
The 5th annual Mira Mesa Festival of Beers will take place on Saturday, August 13 from 1:00 to 5:00 PM at the Mira Mesa Community Park. There will be live music, food vendor, and unlimited beer samples – more than 50 beers to choose from!

August 13, 2016
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
VIP starts at 1:00 PM.

Price: $32.50-$50

8575 New Salem St.
San Diego, CA 92126


953bfce4e75e7c8d18238afef18a85d7Chula Vista Challenge Triathlons
The Chula Vista Challenge (CVC) in its 6th year is proud to announce a new partnership with KOZ Events, San Diego’s premier endurance event producers and Pulse Endurance Sports. Expect new routes and a fresh new race experience for individuals and relay teams, with 10 races to choose from including International, Sprint, & Youth Triathlons, Duathlon, Aqua Bike.

August 14, 2016
5:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Price: $57-$325

276 Fourth Ave
Chula Vista, CA 91910


Hillcrest CityFest Street Fair
Stay past sundown and dance with Hillcrest’s best DJ’s under the Hillcrest sign with CITYFEST NIGHT! CityFest takes place in the heart of Hillcrest and is a huge celebration of community spirit through music, arts, crafts, and food and attracts 150,000+ attendees each year. CityFest 2016 will be on Sunday, August 14, 2016 from 12:00 to 11:00 PM. With a rich history of community and spirit, Hillcrest has much to celebrate. Games, activities, more than 250 vendors, live headliner music, a beer garden and much more, CityFest is a celebration of spirit and play each year in San Diego, California.

August 14, 2016
12:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Price: Free

5th Ave and University Ave
San Diego, CA 92103


MonsterIslandTiki Oasis 2016 – Party on Monster Island
Tiki Oasis, We are coming to get you!
From rubber Godzillas tearing apart the South Seas to surfin, Go Go dancing Frankenstein and Wolfman, creatures have always been lurking in paradise. This year Tiki Oasis celebrates our monster brethren from King Kong (1939), Godzilla and Creature From the Black Lagoon (1954) to the famous monsters of Hollywood (1932-1950s).

August 18 – 21, 2016

Price: $20-$300

2270 Hotel Circle North
San Diego, CA 92108


40th Annual World Bodysurfing Championships in Oceanside
BeachSport.org announces the 40th Annual World Bodysurfing Championships to be held next to the Oceanside Pier. Approximately 350-400 bodysurfers from around the world will compete in their respective age divisions for trophies and prizes. The Men and Women’s Grand Champions will be announced Sunday afternoon on the final day.

August 20 – 21, 2016

Price: Entry Fee – $60

1 Oceanside Pier
Oceanside, CA 92054


chula vista harbor fest 1200x630Chula Vista Harbor Fest
We have a great entertainment line-up on three stages: the Latin Beats Stage, the Community Stage spotlighting local talent, and the HarborFest Stage showcasing headliner acts. Enjoy the art, food, and fun including free kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, and fishing. Take an exciting ride on the Vietnam-era Swift Boat or tour the bay on the amphibious SEAL Bus.

August 20, 2016
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Price: Free

Bayside Parkway
Chula Vista, CA 91910


Del Mar Pizza & Beer Fest
Mobile pizzeria’s will serve a variety of pizza styles and options for fans to pair with more than 100 craft brews.

August 20, 2016
1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Price: Admission – Free with Track Admission
Five 7oz Tasters – $20

2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd
Del Mar, CA 92014


downloadRamona County Fair
The Ramona Country Fair is a great place for family fun featuring rides, carnival games, vendors, beer and wine gardens, food, entertainment, and much more!

August 25 – 28, 2016
5:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Price: Free

421 Aqua Lane
Ramona, CA 92065


San Diego International Kids’ Film Festival
This year, the SDIKFF will screen over 100+ films from 30+ countries. American filmmakers as well as film delegations from China, Korea, Taiwan, Canada, and many more, will appear at the event.

August 26 – 28, 2016

Price: $5-$700

1775 Dove Lane
Carlsbad, CA 92011


best-of-san-diegoBest of San Diego Party
The Best of San Diego Party brings together the top restaurants, wineries and breweries for an unforgettable evening of food and entertainment. Enjoy unlimited tastings from celebrated local chefs, sips from local breweries and wineries, and cocktails made from premium spirits. Expect live entertainment, DJ’s and surprise performances.
August 26, 2016
6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Price: $70-$90

2640 Historic Decatur Road
San Diego, CA 92106


San Diego Spirits Festival
San Diego Spirits Festival is the major Cocktail Culinary and Cultural extravaganza celebrated annually each summer on San Diego Bay.

August 27 – 28, 2016

Price: $77-$85

1000 N. Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101


Imperial Avenue Street Festival
The Imperial Avenue Street Festival blends art and soul in one of San Diego’s most historic and unique neighborhoods. The festival celebrates the rich history, arts and culture of the Greater Logan Heights community. From its rich African-American roots to the strong Latino influence that exists today. The festival grooves to the sounds of live music from multiple stages. Browse the offerings of 4 blocks of local artists, crafts and enjoy gourmet food and beverages. Columbian to Cajun, paintings to pottery, old favorites and new directions, the Imperial Avenue Street Festival is not to be missed.

August 27, 2016
12:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Price: Free

Imperial Ave & 28th
San Diego, CA 92102


bike-the-bay-coronadoBike the Bay
Ride the bridge, Bike the Bay! Cruise around the San Diego Bay and enjoy your only opportunity to ride across the San Diego Coronado Bay Bridge. This non-competitive community bike ride is for riders of all abilities and will take you on a scenic, and primarily flat ride, around the San Diego Bay via the Bayshore Bikeway. Along the way, riders will travel through the surrounding cities of Coronado, Imperial Beach, Chula Vista and National City before finishing back at the start/finish line at Embarcadero Marina Park in downtown San Diego.

August 28, 2016
Time: 5:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Price: $55-$60

1 Marina Park Way
San Diego, CA 92101


13th Annual LeucadiART Walk
Join us for LeucadiART Walk, a revival of the original 80’s art event in historic Leucadia.

August 28, 2016
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Price: Free

N Coast Hwy 101
Encinitas, CA 92024


DreamWorks Animation in Concert
Come experience the thrilling music from Shrek, Madagascar, Kung Fu Panda, How to Train Your Dragon and more, as DreamWorks Animation’s great stories and beloved characters inspire and delight audiences of all ages. We celebrate 20+ years of visually stunning footage projected in HD onto the big screen while iconic music scores by Hans Zimmer, John Powell, Alexandre Desplat, Alan Silvestri, Danny Elfman and others are performed live by the San Diego Symphony Orchestra.

August 28, 2016
8:00 PM to 10:30 PM

Price: $20-$85
206 Marina Park Way
San Diego, CA 92101

If you have questions about San Diego Real Estate, the current market or things to experience in San Diego, feel free to contact us today at 619-GREATER or Info@GreaterGoodRealty.com.

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