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Friday, Oct 19
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:15 AM Conference: Pilipinx American History Month
2:00 PM Film: Selma
4:00 PM Film: Au Revoir Là-Haut
6:00 PM Rancho Penasquitos Oktoberfest
7:00 PM Film: Burkinabe Rising
7:00 PM Sights & Sounds of Australia
7:00 PM Movie: Coco
7:00 PM Contra Dance
8:00 PM Dance: The Jungle Book
8:00 PM Music: Metalachi
8:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Saturday, Oct 20
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 AM Leif Erickson Tournament
10:00 AM Workshop: Piñatas and Nichos
10:00 AM Ikebana Exhibition
1:00 PM Festival Of Lights - 11th Annual Diwali Celebration
1:00 PM Dia de los Muertos Workshop
2:00 PM Salsa on the Beach
2:00 PM Lecture on Ah Quin
2:00 PM 10th Annual Dia de los Muertos Festival
2:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
4:00 PM Annual Kapolioka'ehukai Pa'ina
5:00 PM Film & Food: Street Food Cinema - Coco
6:30 PM Music & Dance: The Four Seasons of Tango
7:00 PM Opera: The Marriage of Figaro
7:00 PM Afro-Cuban Music & Dance Party
7:00 PM Music: Amanda Miguel y Diego Verdaguer
7:30 PM Music: Paris Chansons
8:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
8:00 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback of Notre Dame
8:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
8:00 PM Dance: The Jungle Book
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Sunday, Oct 21
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 AM Ikebana Exhibition
10:00 AM Martial Arts Day
12:00 PM Asayake Taiko Tryouts
1:00 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback of Notre Dame
2:00 PM Lawn Program: House of Austria
2:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
2:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
2:30 PM Dance: The Jungle Book
4:00 PM Sangeetha Kala Mani Geetha Ramanathan Bennett Memorial Concert
4:30 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback of Notre Dame
7:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
7:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
7:30 PM Tabla Solo Concert with Abhiman Kaushal
Monday, Oct 22
6:00 PM World Music Series
Tuesday, Oct 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Opera: The Marriage of Figaro
Wednesday, Oct 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:00 PM Little Soldiers: A Story on China’s Education System
6:00 PM Film: Eat Pray Love
6:00 PM Border Films & Food
7:00 PM Book Signing: Arjun Singh Sethi - American Hate
7:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
7:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Thursday, Oct 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:30 PM Book Signing: Arjun Sethi - Bearing Witness
7:00 PM Songs of Irish Heroes
7:00 PM Talk: History of Opera
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Friday, Oct 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Opera: The Marriage of Figaro
7:30 PM Classical Indian Violin-Viola Duet
8:00 PM Stage: Metamorphosis
8:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
8:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
11:00 PM Music: Maykel Blanco y Su Salsa Mayor
Saturday, Oct 27
10:00 AM FilAmFest: Filipino American Arts & Culture Festival
10:00 AM Orchid Kokedama Workshop
11:00 AM Balboa Park Halloween Family Day
11:00 AM Day of the Dead Festival North Park
12:00 PM Filipino-American History Celebration
12:00 PM Encinitas Dia de los Muertos
1:00 PM Talk: Ancient Indulgences - Salt
2:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
5:00 PM Dia De Los Muertos Skull Art Show
6:00 PM The Bulls of Sant'Agata Charge Little Italy
7:30 PM Japanese Pop Culture Party
8:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
8:00 PM Stage: Metamorphosis
8:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
8:00 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback of Notre Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Sunday, Oct 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Setting Sun Sake Fall Garden Party
12:00 PM Asayake Taiko Tryouts
1:00 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback of Notre Dame
2:00 PM Stage: Metamorphosis
2:00 PM Opera: The Marriage of Figaro
2:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
2:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
4:30 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback of Notre Dame
6:30 PM Paella Cooking Workshop
7:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
7:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Monday, Oct 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
6:00 PM World Music Series
Tuesday, Oct 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Wednesday, Oct 31
7:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Thursday, Nov 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
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< Wednesday, February 14, 2018 >


All Day San Diego Jewish Film Festival The 28th Annual San Diego Jewish Film Festival runs February 8-18. The 11-day event is the largest Jewish cultural event in San Diego and draws over 17,000 attendees annually to more than 70 screenings. Features San Diego film premieres, international guest filmmakers, and juried and audience choice awards. Screenings will be shown at five locations. This year the festival will showcase a total of 58 films of the best contemporary Jewish-themed films from around the world celebrating life, human rights and freedom of expression.

Admission/Cost: $12.25 - $15.25, Festival pass $275

Full Festival Schedule

Search for Individual Films (note: choose film and then the date):


Location:
Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center
4126 Executive Drive
San Diego, CA 92037
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Ongoing from February 8 to 18, 2018

For more information, please call: (858) 362-1348 or visit: www.sdcjc.org
4:00 AM Global Forum - Olympics: Korea The Olympics symbolize a moment of global unification through sports, from the Roman era to Trump's era. What does it mean that North Korea and South Korea will be standing under one flag?

Will there be visible tension between the US and the Koreas due to President Trump?

Come unfold the interwoven politics that will be witnessed this week with us and the Director of the Korea-Pacific program, Professor Haggard (GPS)!
We will also be screening the opening ceremony after.

Admission/Cost: FREE Please RSVP

Location:
UC San Diego International House
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093
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Wednesday, February 14 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.eventbrite.com
3:00 PM VinDiego Wine & Food Festival This year we have the honor to participate to VinDiego, our city's biggest wine event, with over 70 top tier wineries and 25 of San Diego's very best Chefs coming together to create San Diego's premier wine and food celebration. This event is a true wine connoisseur's delight, and it gathers thousands of people celebrating a shared passion for great wine and mouth-watering gourmet food. On April 14th, VinDiego will be hosting its festival that will encourage select guests to taste wines, talk to winemakers and enjoy a wonderful party.

We were selected as VinDiego's partners, and we will be hosting a silent auction to help us raise funds for our programs and to allow us to expand our offerings to our audience and community.

We invite you to participate in VinDiego by donating items, products or services or both to the silent auction. Your donation is tax-deductible, and your name will be displayed on all our marketing materials for the event: on our website and social media promotion, along with exposure to VinDiego's guests.

Admission/Cost: $85 - $105

Location:
NTC Liberty Station
2640 Historic Decatur Road,
San Diego, CA 92106
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Saturday, April 14 - 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.sandiegoitalianfilmfestival.com
6:00 PM Film: A Small Act An act of kindness by a Swedish benefactor transforms Chris Mburu's education, leading him to make a difference in the lives of others. This documentary follows the development of Mburu's scholarship program in Kenya, highlighting the rippling effect of a small act. Special features begin at 5:00 PM, followed by the film at 6:00 PM. Stay afterward for a post-show discussion of the film. February selections reflect themes represented in the works of author Daniel Pink, who has been selected as the feature author for the Carlsbad Reads Together 2018 program.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Schulman Auditorium
Carlsbad City Library
1775 Dove Lane
Carlsbad, CA 92009
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Wednesday, February 14 - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
6:00 PM Film: Goodbye Christopher Robin Step into the magical world of the 100 Acre Wood in this glowing glimpse into innocence lost. Celebrated author A.A.Milne (Domhnall Gleason), his wife (Margot Robbie) and their son are swept up in the international fame and fortune of his timeless creation. (2017. 107 minutes. PG—though not suitable for children, as it contains several scenes depicting war flashbacks.) Sponsored by the Friends of the Chula Vista Library. This program is made possible in part by a grant through the City of Chula Vista Performing and Visual Arts Grant.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Chula Vista Civic Center Library
365 F Street
Chula Vista, CA 91910

Wednesday, February 14 - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
7:00 PM Music: Ramon Ayala & Lorenzo de Monte Carlo Ramón Ayala is a Mexican musician, composer and songwriter of Norteño and Conjunto music. Known as the "King of the Accordion." Additionally, Ayala has been featured in thirteen movies. A legend of Norteño music, Ayala is one of the most recognized and best-selling artists of this genre of Mexican music, breaking many sales records along the way.

Lorenzo de Monteclaro is a singer of Mexican Ranchera music. He has sung on more than 90 albums, acted in almost 50 films, and he continues to sing even after 5 decades.

Admission/Cost: $50 - $85

Location:
House of Blues
1055 5th Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101
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Wednesday, February 14 - 7:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 299-2583 or visit: www.houseofblues.com
7:00 PM Stage: Vietgone The San Diego Repertory Theatre stages Qui Nguyen's "love story like no other." At the end of the Vietnam War, Quang and Tong fall in love in a refugee camp in Arkansas, then take a life-changing trip across America. Jesca Prudencio directs the piece, performed with a mash-up of comic book aesthetics, martial arts, and hip-hop.

Admission/Cost: $20 - $65

Location:
San Diego Repertory Theatre
79 Horton Plaza
San Diego, CA
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Ongoing from Wednesday, January 31 until Sunday, February 18 - 2018
Wednesdays - 7:00 PM
Thursdays - 8:00 PM
Fridays - 8:00 PM
Saturdays - 2:00 PM & 8:00 PM
Sundays - 2:00 PM & 7:00 PM
8:00 PM Music: Los Caminantes Los Caminantes are a Mexican Grupera band hailing from San Francisco del Rincón, Guanajuato, led by singer-songwriter Agustín Ramírez. Originally known as Los Caminantes Aztecas, the group was formed by brothers Agustín, Brígido, Horacio and Martín Ramírez in the mid-1970s. The band released their debut album "Supe Perder" in 1983 on Luna Records. Age limit: 21+

Admission/Cost: $29 - $39

Location:
Sycuan Live & Up Close Theatre
5469 Casino Way
El Cajon, CA 92019
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Wednesday, February 14 - 8:00 PM
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