The City of San Diego is home to one of the most vital and culturally diverse populations to be found anywhere in America. The Participant Observer is a web magazine dedicated to discovering and showcasing the wide variety of culturally interesting events, people, places, and organizations our city has to offer. Our continuously updated Events Calendar provides comprehensive information about current and forthcoming events in San Diego. In addition to covering local events, The Participant Observer publishes features and articles about cultural events and phenomena happening around the world. We urge you to explore the many other resources our site provides.


Taming of the Shrew
From June 5 to July 10, 2022

From June 14 to July 24, 2022


Native American Flute Circle
2nd Sunday of every month - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Mariachi Music Summer Course
Until August 29, 2022

Latin Jazz @ Border X Brewing
Every Thursday

Salsa Bachata @ Tango Del Rey
Every Thursday

Gilbert Castellanos @ Westgate Hotel
Every Friday

The Art of Flamenco Dinner Show @ Cafe Sevilla
Every Saturday

Sabado Latino @ Sierra Madre Cantina
Every Saturday

Salsa @ Queen Bee's Art and Cultural Center
Every Sunday

Middle-Eastern Drumming Class
Every Monday

Música en la Plaza at CCA
Last Friday of Every Month


New Native Narratives Exhibition
From June 25 to August 27, 2022

The Buses Are Coming
From June 17 to September 7, 2022

Mini Mingei for Children
1st and 3rd Fridays of every month

Echos of Africa
Until August 30, 2022


Walk The Block: Barrio Logan
Ongoing Saturdays

• Tijuana Street Food Tour
Ongoing Saturdays

Tianguis de la Raza Market
Every third Sunday of the month - 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Las Jefas Multicultural Market
Every forth Saturday - 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM