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Saturday, Jul 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Chicano-Con
11:00 AM Exhibition: Jorge Pardo
12:00 PM Obon Festival
1:00 PM Exhibition: Jorge Pardo
1:30 PM Documentary: Never Give Up, Minoru Yasui And The Fight For Justice
2:00 PM Stage: At this Evening's Performance
4:00 PM Stage: The Ballad of Emmett Till
5:00 PM Guided European Wine Tasting
6:30 PM Music: Aegis
7:00 PM Book Signing: Missing you, Metropolis
7:00 PM Dance: United We Move
7:30 PM Film: Bread and Tulips
7:30 PM Stage: West Side Story
8:00 PM Stage: Brooklyn the Musical
8:00 PM Stage: At this Evening's Performance
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
8:00 PM Stage: The Ballad of Emmett Till
Sunday, Jul 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM Obon Festival
12:00 PM Mortadella Day
2:00 PM House of Colombia Lawn Program
2:00 PM Stage: Brooklyn The Musical
2:00 PM Stage: West Side Story
2:00 PM Book Signing: Private Universe
2:00 PM Stage: Much Ado about Nothing
2:00 PM Stage: At this Evening's Performance
3:00 PM Chicano-Con
4:00 PM Athenaeum Summer Festival With Gustavo Romero
7:00 PM Stage: At this Evening's Performance
8:00 PM Stage: Brooklyn The Musical
Monday, Jul 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Stage: Brooklyn the Musical
Tuesday, Jul 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:00 AM Tijuana Day Trip
Wednesday, Jul 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Film: Strangers on a Train
6:00 PM Film: Cutie And The Boxer
Thursday, Jul 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Exhibit Opening: We Are Here/Estamos Aqui
11:00 AM Studio Ghibli Summer Festival
7:00 PM Stage: Brooklyn The Musical
7:30 PM New Orleans Jazz With Dr. John
8:00 PM Music: Enjambre
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Friday, Jul 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Exhibit Opening: We Are Here/Estamos Aqui
5:30 PM Native American Gathering Night
6:00 PM Bollywood Dance Night
6:30 PM Film: Moana
7:00 PM Music: Veracruz Blues
7:30 PM Stage: West Side Story
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
8:00 PM Stage: Brooklyn The Musical
Saturday, Jul 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Exhibition: Jorge Pardo
11:00 AM Exhibit Opening: We Are Here/Estamos Aqui
1:00 PM Music: Israel Maldonado
2:00 PM Stage: Brooklyn The Musical
2:00 PM Music: Ukrainian music in the context of Roman Tradition
2:00 PM Stage: At this Evening's Performance
2:00 PM Stage: Brooklyn The Musical
5:00 PM Music: Vaud & the Villains
7:30 PM Film: Sicilly Jazz
7:30 PM Stage: West Side Story
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
8:00 PM Stage: Brooklyn the Musical
Sunday, Jul 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 AM House of Peru Lawn Program
11:00 AM Exhibit Opening: We Are Here/Estamos Aqui
2:00 PM Stage: At this Evening's Performance
2:00 PM Stage: Brooklyn The Musical
2:00 PM Stage: Much Ado about Nothing
Monday, Jul 31
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Exhibit Opening: We Are Here/Estamos Aqui
6:00 PM Inside North Korea
7:30 PM Music: Rodrigo and Gabriela
Tuesday, Aug 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Wednesday, Aug 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Thursday, Aug 3
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Studio Ghibli Summer Festival
11:00 AM Exhibit Opening: We Are Here/Estamos Aqui
8:00 PM Stage: Evita
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Friday, Aug 4
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Obon Festival
11:00 AM Exhibit Opening: We Are Here/Estamos Aqui
12:00 PM Pride of Polynesia's Annual Luau
8:00 PM Music: Giasone
8:00 PM Stage: Evita
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Calendar

< Saturday, March 4, 2017 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Stage

Brooklyn the Musical
Until July 30, 2017

At This Evening's Performance
Until August 6, 2017

Much Ado About Nothing
Until August 12, 2017

Exhibitions and Art

American and European Folk Art
Until August 20, 2017

Trappings: Homage to the Horse and Other Steeds
Until November 12, 2017

Barrio Art Crawl
Ongoing, every 2nd Saturday of each month

Art of East Asia
Until December 31, 2019

Arts of Iran
Until January 31, 2019

Art Of The 20th Century
Ongoing until December 31, 2019

German Expressionism
Ongoing until December 31, 2019

Dan McCleary, Etchings And Studies: Taller De Grabado Oaxaca 2000 - 2016
Kanban, Traditional Shop Signs Of Japan
Ongoing until October 8, 2017

Remembering African Americans In The Civil War
Ongoing until July 4, 2017

Kids

Kids Meet Mandarin
Ongoing Fridays

Chinese Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Spanish Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Bilingual Storytime
Ongoing Fridays

Classes and Workshops

Irish Gaelic Conversation Circle
Ongoing Tuesdays - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Tai Chi Workshop
Ongoing Saturdays

Shakespeare&Tea
Ongoing Sundays

African Dance Class
Ongoing Sundays

Dancing With The Brush: Chinese Brush Painting And Calligraphy
Ongoing Tuesdays

Middle-Eastern Drum and Belly Dance Class
Ongoing Mondays

Salsa Class
Ongoing Tuesdays

Urban Art & More
Ongoing Tuesdays

Mandarin Meetup
Ongoing Wednesdays

Cultural Tours and Excursions

San Diego Chinese Historical Museum & Garden Tour
Ongoing, every 1st Saturday of each month

Little Italy Culinary Tour
Ongoing Saturdays

Asian Pacific Historical District Walking Tour
Ongoing, every 2nd Saturday of each month.

Lucha Libre Mexican Wrestling in Tijuana
Ongoing, Select Fridays

Tijuana Street Art Trek with Panca
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Street Eats
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Brewery Tour
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Market Hop
Ongoing, Select Sundays

Tijuana Seafood Food Tour
Ongoing Saturdays

Tijuana Foodie Adventure
Ongoing Saturdays,Tuesdays,Sundays

Ensenada Mexico Pacific Ocean Coastal Tour

Baja Mexico Grand Tour

Tijuana Foodie Adventures

Brews + Chews & Views: Tijuana Walking Tour
Ongoing Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays until Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Other

San Diego County Fair
Until July 4, 2017

Tea with The Bard
Ongoing, first Sunday of each month

Kirtan Musical Meditation
Ongoing, Thursdays

Frankie & Maria's Italian Wedding, A Not-So-Ordinary Interactive Dinner Theater
Ongoing, Saturdays, Fridays

Jewish Film Festival
Ongoing, Everyday

Belly Dance Greek Dinner Show
Ongoing, Fridays, Saturdays

Haad Sai Thai Food
Ongoing, Thursday

Studio Ghibli Summer Festival
Ongoing, Wednesdays and Thursdays until August 17

9:00 AM Workshop: Indian Miniature Painting Create a multi-layered miniature work of art using traditional painting colors and materials inspired by the centuries-old art of Indian miniature painting and the Edwin Binney 3rd Collection. The workshop begins with an exclusive, before-hours tour of the Museum's recently reinstalled Binney Collection and a viewing of the materials and process involved in Indian painting. Participants will then be led through a hands-on workshop by Museum Educator Lucy Holland.

Workshop fee includes all supplies. Open to all skill levels

Admission/Cost: $40 - $50

Location:
San Diego Museum of Art
Balboa Park
1450 El Prado
San Diego, CA
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Saturday, March 4 - 9:00 AM
9:00 AM UC San Diego Visual Arts Symposium And Open Studios Don't miss the largest annual showcase of UC San Diego Visual Arts research and artwork at the 2017 Symposium and Open Studios.

Schedule:
Friday, March 3, 2017
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Ph.D. workshop hosted at the University Art Gallery
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Making Communities Art and the Border opening at UAG
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Exhibition opening at Main Visual Arts Facility Gallery, curated by Anthony Grahams, Commons Gallery, curated by Brianna Rigg MFA Film Screening - work by current M.F.A. students, Visual Arts Facility

Saturday, March 4, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Ph.D. Symposium, Rethinking Art History: Center and Periphery, Keynote speaker: Anneka Lenssen, Visual Arts Presentation Lab, SME 149
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Making Communities Art and the Border, SME Visual Arts Gallery
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Open Graduate Student Studios, Visual Arts Facility

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
UC San Diego Visual Arts Facility
University Art Gallery and SME building
University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA
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Dates and times:
Friday, March 3 - 3:30 PM
Saturday, March 4 - 9:00 AM

For more information, please visit: www.ucsdopenstudios.com
10:00 AM Travel & Adventure Show Anyone looking to find, plan, and book their next vacation will find thousands of vacation options to explore, local destination experts to help them get there, plus thousands of dollars in savings with exclusive travel deals and specials at the 4th annual San Diego Travel & Adventure Show. Travel enthusiasts will have the opportunity to meet face-to-face with travel experts from around the world who are on hand to help attendees dream, personalize, and book their next trip. Also included in the price of admission is access to dozens of inspirational, educational, and culturally focused sessions on five stages located right on the show floor, along with hands-on activities fit for the whole family, including live camel rides. The show opens at 9:30 a.m. Saturday for travel professionals; the general public can attend from 10 a.m. to 5:00 PM Saturday and from 11 a.m. to 4:00 PM on Sunday.

Admission/Cost: $15 - $22

Location:
San Diego Convention Center
111 W. Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Saturday, March 4 - 10:00 AM
Sunday, March 5 - 10:00 AM
2:00 PM Stage: Women In Parliament: A Reinvented Greek Comedy Method Center Actors Theatre is proud to announce the opening show for their 2017 season and will be partnering with San Diego Theatre Week!

The production follows two women of Athens and explores issues of gender, government and human nature.

Admission/Cost: $8 - $16

Location:
Tenth Ave Arts Center
930 Tenth Ave
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Ongoing from February 26 - March 5, 2017
Sunday February 26 - 8:00 PM
Monday February 27 - 8:00 PM
Tuesday February 28 - 8:00 PM
Wednesday March 1 - 8:00 PM
Thursday March 2 - 8:00 PM
Friday March 3 - 8:00 PM
Saturday March 4 - 2:00 PM
Saturday March 4 - 8:00 PM
Sunday March 5 - 2:00 PM
Sunday March 5 - 8:00 PM
3:00 PM Salsa & Salsa Cooking Class Join in a a hands-on cooking class and fun dance lesson. Wow your friends with new, tasty recipes and salsa moves!

At this class you will:
• Harvest produce from the garden
• Make a variety of salsas and tacos
• Learn basic salsa dance moves
• Take home produce from the garden

Admission/Cost: $45

Location:
Olivewood Gardens and Learning Center
2525 N Ave
National City, CA 91950
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Saturday, March 4 - 3:00 PM

For more information, please call (619) 434-4281 or visit: www.olivewoodgardens.org
3:00 PM Los Angeles Balalaika Orchestra The Los Angeles Balalaika Orchestra will perform with soprano Anna Belaya, baritone Vladimir Chernov, and Dr. Mark Goldenberg singing Yiddish favorites.

Admission/Cost: $30

Location:
The Auditorium at the Scripps Research Institute
10620 John Jay Hopkins Drive
San Diego, CA 92121
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Saturday, March 4 - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM Street-Food Tour in Tijuana Join Wild Foodie Tours for an all-inclusive, fun, gritty, and insightful street food tour in Tijuana. We'll enjoy tastings at five food stops, one non-alcoholic beverage stop, and one dessert stop to taste the best flavors of Tijuana. Other likely visits include the Mercado Hidalgo open-air market and a Mexican bakery. Along the way we'll point out a few of the eateries Anthony Bourdain and Andrew Zimmern showcased on their Travel Channel shows. Everything included: food, all transportation in Tijuana, shopping, sightseeing, and your tour guide. Group meets at the McDonald's at the San Ysidro Trolley Station.

Admission/Cost: $69

Location:
San Ysidro Trolley Station
700 E. San Ysidro Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92173
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Dates and times:
Ongoing until Sunday April 23
Sundays - 4:00 PM
Tuesdays - 4:00 PM
Saturdays - 12:30PM
7:00 PM Italian Film: Do You See Me? (Scusate se esisto) With a brilliant career in London behind, Serena, an architect originally from Abruzzo, decides to return to work in Rome. For an accomplished woman to get the job she wants proves difficult, that is, until she decides to change how she is viewed.

Doors open at 6:30 PM

Admission/Cost: $5 donation requested

Location:
Firehouse Museum Theater
1572 Columbia Street
San Diego, CA 92101
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Saturday, March 4 - 7:00 PM
8:00 PM Stage: Camelot In Concert The Barn Stage Company closes out its 2016/2017 Broadway Concert Series with Lerner & Loewe's classic musical Camelot in Concert. Based on the King Arthur legend as adapted from the T.H. White novel The Once & Future King, Camelot features such memorable songs as "If Ever I Would Leave You", "Lusty Month of May", "Before I Gaze At You Again" and of course the title song, "Camelot". This romantic and epic tale of a kingdom long ago will come to life as only The Barn Stage Company can do, featuring a live symphony on stage and an all-star cast of professional performers.

Admission/Cost: $30 - $60

Location:
Old Town Temecula Community Theater
42051 Main Street
Temecula, CA 92590
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Dates and times:
Thursday, March 2 - 8:00 PM
Saturday, March 4 - 8:00 PM
Sunday, March 5 - 2:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.temeculatheater.org
8:00 PM Stage: Women In Parliament: A Reinvented Greek Comedy Method Center Actors Theatre is proud to announce the opening show for their 2017 season and will be partnering with San Diego Theatre Week!

The production follows two women of Athens and explores issues of gender, government and human nature.

Admission/Cost: $8 - $16

Location:
Tenth Ave Arts Center
930 Tenth Ave
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Ongoing from February 26 - March 5, 2017
Sunday February 26 - 8:00 PM
Monday February 27 - 8:00 PM
Tuesday February 28 - 8:00 PM
Wednesday March 1 - 8:00 PM
Thursday March 2 - 8:00 PM
Friday March 3 - 8:00 PM
Saturday March 4 - 2:00 PM
Saturday March 4 - 8:00 PM
Sunday March 5 - 2:00 PM
Sunday March 5 - 8:00 PM

For more information, please call (619) 920-8503
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