|| San Diego Tet Festival
The San Diego Tet Festival is a one of a kind event with free entertainment, lion dancing, music, rides and more! Home to Miss Vietnam, Golden Voice and the Step Up Dance Competition, the San Diego Tet Festival is world renowned for its epic celebration. Join us in welcoming the Year of the Rooster as we Spring To New Horizons! Embark on an EPIC adventure of fun, excitement and discovery!
Mira Mesa Community Park
8575 New Salem Street
San Diego, CA 92126
Friday January 27 - 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday January 28 - 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sunday January 29 - 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
For more information, please visit: www.sdtet.com
|12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
|| Chinese New Year Celebration
Everyone is welcome to join us for the upcoming Chinese New Year Celebration from January 27th to January 29th. There will be offering for first annual incense, New Year's eve service, Thousand Buddhas' chanting service, lion dance, fortune gods giving our chocolate gold coins, make your wish by sounding the wishing gong, write down your prayers for the new year, and many more.
San Diego Buddhist Association
4536 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA
Sunday, January 29 - 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
For more information, please visit: www.hsifangtemple.org
|| Stage: Our Great Tchaikovsky
San Diego Repertory Theatre presents the world premiere of "Our Great Tchaikovsky," a new play with music featuring the compositions of Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky with a book and performance by Hershey Felder.
Felder's newest work takes on Russia's most celebrated, and perhaps most mysterious, composer taking audiences on a time-bending story of culture and politics that explores the mystery around some of the greatest music ever composed.
Tchaikovsky composed some of the world's most famous works including "The Nutcracker," "Swan Lake," "Sleeping Beauty," the 1812 Overture and many more.
Please note that throughout the run of this production there will be special events connected to it, check the website for more information.
Admisson/Cost: $61 - $102
79 Horton Plaza
San Diego, CA
Dates and times:
From January 12 - February 12, 2017
Tuesdays and Wednesdays - 7:00 PM (No 1/24 show)
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Sundays and Saturday 1/28 - 2:00 PM
Sunday 1/22 & 1/29 - 7:00 PM
Wednesdays - 7:00 PM
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Saturdays and Sundays - 2:00 PM
For more information, please visit: www.sdrep.org
|| Music: Courtly Noyse
Concert featuring "Courtly Noyse" will make their first appearance as part of the MTRP Foundation's free concert series. This lively mix of
personalities developed the blend of humor, imagination and
versatility in the performance of Renaissance music that has become their trademark.
You might say that some members of Courtly Noyse are instrumentalists who sing, and others are singers who play instruments. Our goal is to be true "Renaissance men" - in other words, to derive pleasure from engaging in a wide variety of musical activities without necessarily being technically superlative in every area. Just like our forebears in the sixteenth century, we enjoy whiling away an evening or a Sunday afternoon with music, storytelling and jokes - and our hope is that our audience will derive as much pleasure from our collaboration as we do.
The theater holds a maximum of 93 and it is first come, first served.
Mission Trails Regional Park Visitor Center Theater
One Father Junipero Serra Trail
San Diego, CA 92119
Sunday, January 29 - 3:00 PM
For more information, please visit: www.mtrp.org
|| Hands of Peace Workshop
In this free two-hour workshop, you'll learn:
- How to anchor yourself in the present, calm your mind, and feel stillness, within by connecting to your body through your breath and mantra
- How to bring more inner peace by operating from a place of inspiration not resistance
- How to create more ease and movement in the face of challenges
- Recognize your resistance and embrace curiosity, self-compassion and openness
- Daily self-nurturing practices to feel more peace, joy and meaning in your life, allowing you to nurture peace in the world from the inside out
Spend time in dialogue talking about how feeling inner peace allows us to bring peace into our family, our community, and the world at large.
Christ Presbyterian Church
7807 Centella St
Carlsbad, CA 92009
Sunday, January 29 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
For more information, please visit: www.handsofpeace.org
|| Film: The Targeted Village
The Targeted Village focuses on the residents of Takae district in northern Okinawa, their recent protests against the construction of U.S. military helipads and deployment of Osprey helicopters, and the Japanese government's attempt to coax and silence them. Q&A with documentary filmmaker Miho Aida and anti-war activist Michael Hanes to follow screening.
Admission/Cost: $11 General Admission / $8.50 Students & Seniors / $7.50 Members.
Media Arts Center
2921 El Cajon Blvd
San Diego, CA 92104
Sunday, January 29 - 4:00 PM
For more information, please visit: www.digitalgym.org
|| Allison Adams Tucker's Vocal Jazz Summit
Allison Adams Tucker presents the 2nd Annual Vocal Summit at Dizzy's joined by acclaimed jazz vocalists Leonard Patton, Sacha Boutros, Gillian Margot, Whitney Shay, & rhythm section Melonie Grinnell piano/voice, Julien Cantelm drums/voice, and Rob Thorsen bass. A night of music celebrating the power and connection of the human voice with a mix including swing, blues, soul, R&B, world jazz (French, Latin, Brazilian), and beyond.
Admission/Cost: $20 (General Seating, cash at the door.)
(New location, Arias Hall - located behind the Musicians Association building)
1717 Morena Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92110
Sunday, January 29 - 7:00 PM
For more information, please visit: www.dizzysjazz.com