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Sunday, Jan 19
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Lunar New Year at SeaWorld
11:00 AM San Diego Travel & Adventure Show
11:00 AM Cho Tet Celebration
12:00 PM  The WAO Experience Exhibition
12:00 PM Stage: Mama Mia!
2:00 PM  40th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade
2:00 PM Stage: Italian American Reconciliation
2:00 PM Seijinshiki: Japanese Coming of Age Ceremony
2:00 PM Stage: Bloomsday
2:00 PM Stage: Twelfth Night
3:00 PM Stage: Suor Angelica
5:00 PM Music: Los Muecas & Los Apson
7:00 PM Stage: Bloomsday
7:00 PM Shen Yun Chinese Music and Dance
Monday, Jan 20
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:00 AM 32nd All Peoples Celebration
10:00 AM Lunar New Year at SeaWorld
12:00 PM Martin Luther King Jr Day Celebration at Worldbeat
12:45 PM Film and Discussion: Tel Aviv on Fire
2:00 PM Shen Yun Chinese Music and Dance
Tuesday, Jan 21
All Day Free Admission to Japanese Friendship Garden
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:30 PM 'Twelfth Night' Open Reading
7:00 PM Shen Yun Chinese Music and Dance
Wednesday, Jan 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Thursday, Jan 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:00 PM Discussion: The Xinjiang Crisis: Domestic and International Reactions
7:00 PM  Italian Film: A Casa Tutti Bene (There Is No Place Like Home)
7:00 PM Italian Film: Mid-August Lunch
8:00 PM Comedy: Armando Anto
8:00 PM Stage: Bloomsday
Friday, Jan 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:00 AM Music: Railroad Earth
11:30 AM Lunar New Year Lion Dancing
5:00 PM  San Diego Tết Festival
8:00 PM Stage: Bloomsday
8:00 PM Stage: Italian American Reconciliation
Saturday, Jan 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM  San Diego Tết Festival
10:00 AM Lunar New Year at SeaWorld
11:00 AM 2nd Annual Australia Day
11:00 AM  Balboa Park Chinese New Year Festival
1:00 PM Maki Ishiwata Workshop
1:00 PM Discussion: No Human Being is Illegal
2:00 PM Stage: Bloomsday
6:00 PM Year of the Rat Art Show
6:30 PM  Music: Matrida Umoja Band
8:00 PM Music: Railroad Earth
8:00 PM Stage: Bloomsday
8:00 PM Stage: Mama Mia!
8:00 PM Stage: Italian American Reconciliation
10:00 PM International Student Festival
Sunday, Jan 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Lunar New Year at SeaWorld
11:00 AM  San Diego Tết Festival
12:00 PM Hands On Kimchi Workshop
12:00 PM Stage: Mama Mia!
2:00 PM Stage: Bloomsday
2:00 PM Stage: Italian American Reconciliation
3:30 PM Stage: Mama Mia!
7:00 PM Stage: Bloomsday
Monday, Jan 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, Jan 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Wednesday, Jan 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Thursday, Jan 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Bloomsday
Friday, Jan 31
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Bloomsday
8:00 PM Stage: Italian American Reconciliation
Saturday, Feb 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Lunar New Year at SeaWorld
2:00 PM Stage: Bloomsday
8:00 PM Stage: Bloomsday
8:00 PM Stage: Italian American Reconciliation

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Calendar
03/11/2019 - Ongoing and Extended Events

Stage

Bloomsday
Until February 2, 2020

* Note: newest and shorter run productions can be found in our regular calendar listings.

Exhibitions and Art

Constructed Mythologies: Luis Gonzalez Palma
Until January 26, 2020

Art of East Asia
Ongoing

Art Of The 20th Century
Ongoing

German Expressionism
Ongoing

Hanjialin Bao - Between Black and White
Until January 26 2020

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

Places

Free Admission to Japanese Friendship Garden
Ongoing, 3rd Tuesday of each month

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

Chicano Park Tour
Ongoing Saturdays and Sundays

Kids

Kids Meet Mandarin
Ongoing Fridays

Chinese Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Spanish Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Bilingual Storytime
Ongoing Fridays

Classes and Workshops

Asian Brush Painting/Sumi-e Class
Ongoing Tuesdays

Capoeira Angola de Sao Bento Grande
Ongoing Saturdays

Mahjong Lessons
Ongoing Thursdays

Emei Qigong Practice
Ongoing Saturdays

Kokedama Workshop
Ongoing every 1st and 3rd Tuesday

Irish Gaelic Class
Ongoing Tuesdays

Tai Chi Workshop
Ongoing Saturdays

Italian Intermediate Conversation Class
Ongoing Tuesdays until February 25, 2020
01/09/2020 - Exhibition: Constructed Mythologies: Luis Gonzalez Palma
Luis González Palma celebrates this prolific and influential Latin American artist, who is well known for an expansive practice investigating the cultural identity of his native Guatemala, sociopolitical constructs, and spirituality to convey complex emotions that define the human condition.

His approach is layered with religious iconography, poetry, magical realism, and physical interventions, as well as bold colors and shapes referencing art historical movements..

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
SDSU Downtown Gallery
725 West Broadway
San Diego, CA 92101
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Ongoing from Thursday, October 17 to Sunday, January 26, 2020
Gallery Hours - Thursday through Monday 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
01/18/2020 - San Diego Travel & Adventure Show
At America’s Favorite Travel Show, you will be able to:

• Explore endless vacation options
• Discover over 200+ destinations from around the globe
• Plan your trip face-to-face with thousands of travel experts
• Meet travel celebrities Cheryl Strayed, Patricia Schultz, Wayne Dunlap and Peter Greenberg
• Attend dozens of educational seminars on the Savvy and Destination Theaters
• Immerse yourself in faraway cultures with song and dance on the Global Beats Stage
• Plus, save big with exclusive show-only deals and trip giveaways

The best part? All of this is included with your ticket. Make the first stop on your next trip the San Diego Travel & Adventure Show - buy your tickets today!

Admission/Cost: Free - $18

Location:
San Diego Convention Center
111 W Harbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Saturday, January 18 - 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Sunday, January 19 - 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
01/19/2020 - Cho Tet Celebration
Welcome to the first & only Chợ Tết (Lunar New Year Market) in San Diego. The fun kid-family event will be 3 days (Friday to Sunday) celebration, and is free for all ages!

Chợ Tết San Diego (Lunar New Year Market) will be have:
- Live Entertainment
- Food Vendors
- Craft Vendors
- Flowers and Lunar New Year's Merchandise
- Opening Ceremony (Saturday at 11:00 AM) : Firecrackers, Lion Dancing, and more!
- Closing Ceremony (Sunday evening. Time TBD)

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Cho Tet San Diego
6935 Linda Vista Rd
San Diego, CA 92111
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Dates and times:
Friday, January 17 - 3:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Saturday, January 18 - 11:00 AM to 9:30 PM
01/11/2020 - Stage: Bloomsday
Have you ever wished you could go back and have a second chance at a decision you made back in your 20s? This lyrical Irish love story is set amidst tourists exploring the pubs and streets of James Joyce’s Ulysses. It captures the intensity of experiences that pass by fleetingly as an older couple retraces their steps to discover their younger selves.

Admission/Cost: $25 - $60

Location:
North Coast Repertory Theatre
987-D Lomas Santa Fe Drive
Solana Beach, CA 92075
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Dates and times:
Ongoing from Wednesday, January 8 until Sunday, February 2, 2020
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
01/20/2020 - Film and Discussion: Tel Aviv on Fire
Sameh Zoabi’s witty, playfully biting farce on Israeli-Palestinian tensions.

A hapless Palestinian intern on a hit soap opera turns his encounters with an Israeli security officer into a screenwriting career. (In Hebrew and Arabic with English subtitles).

Discussion after the film with instructor Ralph DeLauro. Sponsored by Jewish Family Service. Free for Members: $2 for Guests. Information: (858) 637-7325

Admission/Cost: Free - $2

Location:
Temple Emanu-El
6299 Capri Drive
San Diego, CA 92120
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Monday, January 20 - 12:45 PM to 3:00 PM
01/16/2020 - Lecture: When Tiki Invaded San Diego
Ocean Beach Historical Society kicks off our 2020 Lecture Series with a look at the Mid 20th Century Polynesian Modern Architecture movement, Thursday Evening at 7:00 PM.

Architectural Historian Diane Kane will present "When Tiki Invaded San Diego," a fun and informative look at our town's strong contribution to the genre.

Learn how and why Mission Bay, Mission Valley and Shelter Island became the epicenter of this iconic phenomenon.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Water's Edge Faith Community
1984 Sunset Cliffs Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92107
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Thursday, January 16 - 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
01/19/2020 - San Diego Travel & Adventure Show
At America’s Favorite Travel Show, you’ll:

Explore endless vacation options

Discover over 200+ destinations from around the globe

Plan your trip face-to-face with thousands of travel experts

Meet travel celebrities Cheryl Strayed, Patricia Schultz, Wayne Dunlap and Peter Greenberg

Attend dozens of educational seminars on the Savvy and Destination Theaters

Immerse yourself in faraway cultures with song and dance on the Global Beats Stage

Plus, save big with exclusive show-only deals and trip giveaways

The best part? All of this is included with your ticket. Make the first stop on your next trip the San Diego Travel & Adventure Show - buy your tickets today!

Admission/Cost: Free - $18

Location:
San Diego Convention Center
111 W Harbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Saturday, January 18 - 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Sunday, January 19 - 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
01/24/2020 - Music: Railroad Earth
The ensemble's discography is observed by many as a love letter to folk & bluegrass greats like Woody Guthrie, but truer fans notice its deeper musical elements, steeped in Celtic and Cajun culture.

Ages 21+ Only

Admission/Cost: $25 - $27

Location:
Belly Up
143 South Cedros Ave, Solana Beach
San Diego, CA 92075
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Dates and times:
Friday, January 24 - 9:00 PM
Saturday, January 25 - 8:00 PM
01/14/2020 - Lecture: Kumeyaay Rock Art in the San Diego Region
Dr. Don Liponi will be presenting a vibrant display of ancient Kumeyaay pictographs in the San Diego region. Apart from the beautiful photography, we will delve into the Shamanic world of the Kumeyaay people who created this artwork after their immersion into the spiritual world. The author is part of a group of Native Americans, archaeologists and photographers working on this wilderness project for the past 10 years. Their new book is offered for sale/signing to help fund this essential work.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Pacific Beach Library
4275 Cass Street
San Diego, CA 92109
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Tuesday, January 14 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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