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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 July.

National City Lions Club Carnival
June 29–July 4
Enjoy a full weekend of Independence Day fun at the Lions Club Carnival, featuring rides, games, food, and fun! There will also be a fireworks show on July 4th at 9 pm. This is a free event.
Time: Refer to website
Location: E. 12th St. & D Ave., National City

Culture Crawfish Boil & Brews
July 1
Dine on the best Cajun-Creole eats with a craft beer pint of your choice. There will be 100 pounds of fresh Louisiana crawfish and plenty of craft brews to choose from. Space for this event is extremely limited, so get your tickets today!
Time: 3–5 pm
Location: Culture Brewing Co., 111 S. Cedros Ave. #200, Solana Beach

Independence Day at the Border
July 2
Bring your family and friends for an early 4th of July celebration featuring family activities, live music, drinks, food, and fireworks at 8:45 pm. This is a free event.
Time: 3–9 pm
Location: Larsen Field at Cesar Chavez Park
4061 Camino de la Plaza, San Ysidro

San Diego County Fair 4th of July Celebration
July 4
Celebrate Independence Day at the San Diego County Fair! There will be a special performance at 9:30 am and fireworks at 9 pm. Fireworks will be visible throughout the fairgrounds, so as long as you’re outside, there’s no better place to watch!
Time: 9:30 am–10 pm
Location: Del Mar Fairgrounds, 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar

The Spirit of the Fourth
July 4
Experience The Spirit of the Fourth across Rancho Bernardo with events including the Wheels of Freedom Classic Motor Show, the Patriotic Pet Contest, the Veterans Memorial Service, a quilt exhibit, a parade, and fireworks at 9 pm! This is a free event.
Time: 9 am–9:30 pm
Location: Refer to website (Rancho Bernardo)

Reptile Super Show
July 8–9
See over 100,000 ft² of reptiles, amphibians, supplies, educational workshops, and more. Reptile Super Show promotes conservation through education and captive breeding. This engaging event is fun for the whole family!
Time: 10 am–6 pm Saturday, 11 am–5 pm Sunday
Location: San Diego Concourse Civic Center
202 C St., Downtown San Diego

Sun & Sea Festival
July 14–15
Marvel at amazing sand sculptures created by world-class sandcastle artists. This year’s theme is Pirates in Paradise. Activities include the IB Pier Swim & Paddle, the 3K Beach Walk/Run, Sandcastle Ball, a community parade, live music, an international food fair, and much more! This is a free event.
Time: 8 am–Midnight Friday, 7 am–5 pm Saturday
Location: 10 Evergreen Ave., Imperial Beach

San Diego Pride
July 14–16
Join in fostering pride in and respect for LGBT communities locally and globally at San Diego’s premiere pride event. The celebration includes a music festival, rally, block party, a 5K, and a parade!
Time: Refer to website
Location: Refer to website (Balboa Park and Hillcrest)

Opening Day at Del Mar
July 19
Join more than 40,000 race fans for one of the most fabulous, fashionable, and fun festivities in the West! This day is about big bets, fast horses, and celebrating in style. Fashion-minded guests may participate in the Opening Day Hats Contest where entrants compete for cash prizes and are judged on creativity and style.
Time: 2 pm
Location: 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar

Marked Men VII: Pirate and Fantasy Party
July 22
Don your cosplay gear and come aboard the Star of India for a themed party featuring Game of Thrones and Pirates of the Caribbean! There will be a sword fight, fire dancing, live music, fortune telling, a costume contest, food, and drinks. 21+ only.
Time: 8 pm Saturday–1 am Sunday
Location: Star of India, 1492 N. Harbor Dr., San Diego

Avant Garde Costume Gala
July 22,
Wear your wildest, most unique or thought-provoking costume to experience a wonderful evening of creative and sensory pleasures! The Gala will feature a fashion show, costume contest, immersive installations, performances, food, beverages, and more.
Time: 6:30–10:30 pm
Location: Park6, 590 Fir St., San Diego

Insect and Ladybug Festival
July 22–23
Practice bug collecting, make insect arts and crafts, and even taste cooked mealworm larvae in various flavors. Bug experts will be available for questions, and informational booths will teach and entertain children and adults alike.
Time: 9 am–5 pm
Location: San Diego Botanic Garden, 230 Quail Gardens Dr., Encinitas

Play 4 SAY
July 27
Get in the game at this charity lawn games tournament! Compete with 60 teams in rounds of Bocce Ball, Cornhole, and Ladder Golf to advance to the Tumble Tower playoff. You can also enjoy food samples and beverages from local restaurants. Proceeds will benefit SAY (Social Advocates for Youth) programs in San Diego.
Time: 5–7:30 pm
Location: Ingram Plaza at Liberty Station, 2751 Dewey Rd., Point Loma

July 29
Join the Mike Hess Brewing Co. for their 7th anniversary celebration and charity fundraiser. There will be live music, souvenir glasses, food vendors, and unlimited beer samples. This year’s ‘FEST benefits Next Step Service Dogs and YMCA of San Diego County.
Time: Noon–5 pm
Location: Mike Hess Brewing Co., 3812 Grim Ave., North Park

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