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Tuesday, Feb 20
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:30 PM Discussion: Talking Race & Inclusion
Wednesday, Feb 21
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Mexico's Upcoming Elections and What They Mean for the U.S.
6:00 PM Film: Clinica de Migrantes
7:00 PM Stage: Uncle Vanya
Thursday, Feb 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Seaworld Lunar New Year
12:00 PM Civil Society, Corruption and the Rise of Liberalism in Contemporary South Africa
3:00 PM San Diego Kuumba Fest
4:00 PM An Exhibit on the Life and Deeds of Dr. Shih-Liang Chien
7:00 PM Stage: Cardboard Piano
7:30 PM Francisco Cantu in Conversation with John Wilkens
8:00 PM Music: Alsarah & the Nubatones
Friday, Feb 23
11:00 AM First Annual Distinguished Lecture on U.S.-Mexico Relations
2:00 PM San Diego Kuumba Fest
6:00 PM Lectures: North County Black History Month Celebration
6:00 PM Border Art: Opening Reception
7:00 PM Stage: Safa's Story
7:30 PM Stage: Othello
7:30 PM Music: Krenek, Britten & Rilke
7:30 PM Stage: The Diary Of Anne Frank
8:00 PM Stage: Cardboard Piano
Saturday, Feb 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Don Quijote Read-a-thon
10:00 AM Kumeyaay Cosmology
10:00 AM Workshops: Indigenous Folk Art Dish Towel
10:00 AM San Diego Chinese New Year
10:00 AM San Diego Kuumba Fest
2:00 PM Stage: Othello
2:00 PM Stage: Safa's Story
6:00 PM African Presence in Latin American Lecture by Dr. Runoko Rashidi
7:00 PM Stage: Safa's Story
7:00 PM Play Reading: Mina's Revolution
7:30 PM Music: Sacra Profana Building Bridges Between Nations
7:30 PM Stage: Othello
7:30 PM Music: Jesse Cook
7:30 PM Stage: The Diary Of Anne Frank
8:00 PM Stage: Cardboard Piano
11:55 PM Film: Mind Game
Sunday, Feb 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Film: Mind Game
12:00 PM World Foods Supermarket Chinese New Year Lion Dance
1:00 PM Art: Dongsheng Gao
1:00 PM San Diego Kuumba Fest
2:00 PM International Cottage Sampler Program
2:00 PM Music: Jimmy & Enrique
2:00 PM Stage: Safa's Story
2:00 PM Music: Beat Quest
2:00 PM Stage: Uncle Vanya
7:00 PM Music: Herb Alpert & Lani Hall Live at The Belly Up
7:00 PM Stage: Safa's Story
7:00 PM House of Erzulie Book Launch Party
7:30 PM Stage: The Diary Of Anne Frank
8:00 PM The Benedetti Trio: George Harrison Tribute
10:00 PM Mandarin House 2nd Annual Chinese New Year's Party & Fundraiser
Monday, Feb 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM San Diego Chinese New Year
4:30 PM Europe-China Relations: New Realities and Implications for the U.S.
6:00 PM Music: Javid & Naoko
Tuesday, Feb 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:30 PM Black History Month Film and Conversation Series
7:00 PM Queer Film Festival
7:00 PM Stage: Uncle Vanya
Wednesday, Feb 28
7:00 PM East West Street: On the Origins of Genocide and Crimes against Humanity
7:00 PM Stage: Uncle Vanya
Thursday, Mar 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Stage: Othello
Friday, Mar 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Stage: Othello
Saturday, Mar 3
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:00 AM Music: Edo Bayashi and Kotobuki Jishi Workshops with Eien Hunter-Ishikawa
12:30 PM Music: Edo Bayashi and Kotobuki Jishi Workshops with Eien Hunter-Ishikawa
7:00 PM Music: Dornob Collective in Concert
7:30 PM Stage: Othello
Sunday, Mar 4
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:30 AM Music: Edo Bayashi and Kotobuki Jishi Workshops with Eien Hunter-Ishikawa
2:15 PM Music: Edo Bayashi and Kotobuki Jishi Workshops with Eien Hunter-Ishikawa
7:00 PM Music: Raga, Roots & Re Imaginings
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< Sunday, October 1, 2017 >


10:00 AM Adams Avenue Street Fair Southern California's largest free two-day music festival is held each year during the last weekend in September. The 35th annual event offers 70 musical acts on 9 stages plus beer gardens and beer tastings, carnival rides, food, and more than 350 arts and crafts booths. Performers include blues band Rod Piazza & the Mighty Flyers with Billy Watson, local pop rock band the Donkeys, San Diego rock quintet Dead Feather Moon, blues singer and Grammy nominee Janiva Magness, L.A. based soul/jazz jam band DJ Williams & Shots Fired, indie punkers the Creepy Creeps, all-girl rock band the Dinettes, avant-garde artists Gary Wilson & the Blind Dates, rock 'n' soul band the Routine, jazz trumpeter Gilbert Castellanos & the Young Lions, Le Château, Spooky Cigarette, King Taylor Project, the Sleepwalkers, and Big Bloom.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Adams Avenue near 35th street
San Diego, CA 92116
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Sunday, October 1 - 10:00 AM

For more information, please call: (619) 282-7329 or visit: www.adamsavenuebusiness.com
10:00 AM Encinitas Oktoberfest The Encinitas Chamber of Commerce will hold their 22nd Annual Encinitas Oktoberfest on Sun., Oct. 1, 2017 from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

The event located at the intersection of Mountain Vista Dr. at El Camino Real will feature a German band and Bavarian dancers, up to 200 vendors, including artisans with unusual arts and craft items, a family food tent serving authentic German food and beverages and a ceremonial parade.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
El Camino Real & Mountain Vista Dr.
Encinitas, CA 92024
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Sunday, October 1 - 10:00 AM

For more information, please call: (760) 753-6041 or visit: www.facebook.com
10:00 AM La Mesa Oktoberfest Revelers young and old alike will enjoy a full entertainment lineup across three stages, including traditional German music, local bands, and community performances Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Don't miss this time honored tradition as downtown La Mesa is transformed into a German paradise - hold on to your Lederhosen - 2017 is going to be one for the books! The La Mesa Oktoberfest is brought to you by the La Mesa Village Association.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
La Mesa Village
Spring Street at La Mesa Boulevard
La Mesa, CA 91941
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Dates and times:
Friday, September 29 - 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Saturday, September 30 - 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Sunday, October 1 - 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.lamesaoktoberfest.org
12:00 PM El Cajon Oktoberfest San Diego County's oldest and most traditional Oktoberfest, featuring Germany's own Guggenbach-Buam performing live oom-pah music on stage, an array of German hot foods, sausages, pretzels and desserts, and German beers on tap. Games, dancing, raffles, contests, a Kids' Zone. $10 Friday and Saturdays; $5 Sundays.

Admission/Cost: $5 - $10

Location:
German American Societies
1017 S. Mollison Avenue
El Cajon CA, 92020
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Dates and times:
Friday, September 29 - 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Saturday, September 30 - 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Sunday, October 1, 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Friday, October 6 - 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Saturday, October 7 - 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Sunday, October 8 - 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 442-6637 or visit: www.germanclubsandiego.org
1:00 PM FREE DANCE WORKSHOPS! Beautiful dancers, exotic and colorful costumes, virtuoso world-touring musicians, seductive Flamenco dancing, ethereal Indonesian orchestration, mysterious and enchanting tribal dances, sublimely poetic Persian classical music and dance, vibrant Afro-Cuban music and dance, elegant and transporting trans-cultural jazz, resplendent Ballet Folklorico, theater-shaking Japanese Taiko drums, Thai traditional and contemporary music and dance, and Brazilian Forró will sonically, visually and somatically take you to worlds you have never been to. Add expert cultural and musical guidance by a renowned ethnomusicologist, superb best-in-San Diego International food to nosh on at between Saturday shows, and free Sunday music and dance workshops.

Truly a theatrical experience like no other in San Diego!

COMPLETE FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

Sunday FREE Workshops
Location: CPMA Blackbox Theater (next to the regular theater)

1:00 to 1:30 - Forró San Diego with Daniel Ribeiro and Clarisse Ricci(Brazilian Couples Dancing)
1:30 to 2:00 - Capoera Luanda with "Massape" (Brazilian)
2:00 to 2:30 - Samba Dance with Patrick Hernandez (Latin American)
2:30 to 3:00 - Omo Aché with Juan Carlos Blanco (Afro-Cuban)

Admission/Cost: Sunday Workshops are FREE!

Location:
Creative Performing and Media Arts Theater (CPMA)
5050 Conrad Ave
San Diego, CA 92117
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Dates and times:
Friday, September 29 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturday, September 30 - 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Saturday, September 30 - 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Sunday, October 1 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

To buy tickets and more information, please visit: www.harmonyandmotion.org
2:00 PM Music: Renee Calvo Renee Calvo, soprano presents a voice recital of poetry set to music. The first half of the recital features music by Wolf, Honneger, and Obradors sung in Spanish, French, and German. The second half represents American Women Composers. Notably, Amy Beach, Rebecca Clarke, Lori Laitman, Juliana Hall, and Gwyneth Walker. With collaborative pianist, Gabriel Arregui

Seating is limited on a first-come, first-served basis.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Camino Hall, Shiley Theatre
5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110
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Sunday, October 1 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 260-2958 or visit: www.sandiego.edu
3:00 PM Music: K.S. Resmi and Scott Robinson Vocalist K.S. Resmi and world percussionist N. Scott Robinson are joined by guest saxophonist George Kezas for an afternoon of Indian inspired world music.

Admission/Cost: $5

Location:
Mission Trails Regional Park
One Father Junipero Serra Trail
San Carlos, CA 92119
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Sunday, October 1 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 688-3281 or visit: www.mtrp.org
6:00 PM Music: Camarada Fanfare Come enjoy a night of Camarada Fanfare featuring trumpet extraordinaire, Micah Wilkinson. Currently principal trumpet for the San Diego Symphony Orchestra, Micah is a graduate of St. Olaf College (like our own Beth Ross Buckley & David Buckley) and received additional training from the Staatliche Hochschule für Musik in Freiburg, Germany. The triumphant sound of the trumpet is the inspiration for Fanfare.

Come hear upbeat and joyful works by composers like Domenico Scarlatti, Marcel Bitsch, and James Stephenson. These works are juxtaposed by lyrical, flowing works by Darius Milhaud and Philippe Gaubert. Camarada will also be performing a charming transcription by Johann Joachim Quantz for violin, trumpet and keyboard.

Admission/Cost: $15 - $50

Location:
Mingei International Museum
1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101
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Sunday, October 1 - 6:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 239-0003 or visit: www.mingei.org
7:00 PM Stage: Speak Spanish To Me A story about young love across cultures, and the assumptions and stereotypes that mess it all up! Frank is a Freshman in college, but in order to fit in and avoid judgment he has to lie. That doesn't bode well when one of the people he lies to is his girlfriend, Elizabeth. It gets even more complicated when Frank has to negotiate race, class, and family on the college campus.

Admission/Cost: $8 - $15

Location:
Mesa College Apolliad Theatre
7250 Mesa College Drive
San Diego, CA 92111
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Dates and times:
Friday, September 29 - 8:00 PM
Saturday, September 30 - 8:00 PM
Sunday, October 1 - 7:00 PM
Friday, October 6 - 8:00 PM
Sunday, October 8 - 7:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 388-2621 or visit: www.sdmesa.edu
7:00 PM Stage: Wild Goose Dreams A North Korean defector who has left her family behind and a lonely South Korean father start an unlikely online romance as they each attempt to allay their fears and alienation in this inventive, lyrical and darkly humorous piece directed by Tony-nominated and Drama Desk Award-winning Leigh Silverman (Violet, Chinglish).

Admission/Cost: $25 - $40

Location:
La Jolla Playhouse
2910 La Jolla Village Dr
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Dates and times:
Tuesday, September 5 through October 1
( Please click on the link below for specific dates and times)

For more information, please call: (858) 550-1010 or visit: www.lajollaplayhouse.org
7:30 PM Music: Simrit Simrit's sound is hailed worldwide as haunting, hypnotic, healing and majestic, and it has topped World Music Charts including iTunes at #1. She is a renaissance woman who is known for her revolutionary innovation in chant and world music and her undeniable ability to transmit a potent level of humanity, healing, and pure love through her sound and music.

Admission/Cost: $30 - $70

Location:
California Center for the Arts
340 N. Escondido Blvd.
Escondido, CA 92025
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Sunday, October 1 - 7:30 PM

For more information, please call: (800) 988-4253 or visit: http://my.artcenter.org/single/SYOS.aspx?p=3182
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