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Tuesday, Oct 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM Film & Discussion: Puzzle
6:00 PM Coco: Sugar Skull Paint Night
7:00 PM Opera: Aida
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: Come un Gatto in Tangenzial + Short: The Loony Boxer
7:30 PM Book Signing: Kate Quinn
Wednesday, Oct 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:00 PM Wine Tasting: Northern Italy
6:00 PM French Film: Moka
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: Euforia + Short: Postcard
Thursday, Oct 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Norwegian Rosmaling Painting Event
5:00 PM Talk: Racism in German and American Cinema of the Twenties
6:00 PM UNA Discussion: Our Planet, Our Future
7:00 PM Book Signing: Rut Sepetys
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: A Casa Tutti Bene + Short: The Place of Happiness
8:00 PM Comedy: Dante Chang
Friday, Oct 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 AM Norwegian Rosmaling Painting Event
1:00 PM Talk with Potter Shumpei Yamaki
2:00 PM Book Signing: J. Elke Ertle
6:00 PM Film & Discussion About Race, Mental Health & Community
7:00 PM Music: Clave Dura
7:00 PM Opera: Aida
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: Selfie + Shorts: Shine, Beauty
7:30 PM Stage: Amazing Adventures Of The Marvelous Monkey King
7:30 PM Stage: Foxfire
8:00 PM Comedy: Dante Chang
Saturday, Oct 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 AM Norwegian Rosmaling Painting Event
10:00 AM Travel Writing Workshop
11:00 AM Balboa Park Halloween Family Day
11:00 AM City Heights El Dia de los Muertos
12:00 PM Encinitas Dia de los Muertos Celebration
12:00 PM The 6th Annual Comida ¡EXPO!
1:00 PM Indigo Shibori Napkins Workshop
2:00 PM Black Life: A Conversation
2:00 PM Stage: Sense & Sensibility
2:00 PM Stage: Amazing Adventures Of The Marvelous Monkey King
2:00 PM San Diego Symphony Plays Music from Coco
5:30 PM SDIFF Gala & Italy Exported Awards
7:30 PM Comedy: Dante Chang
7:30 PM Stage: Foxfire
7:30 PM Stage: Amazing Adventures Of The Marvelous Monkey King
8:00 PM Stage: Sense and Sensibility
9:30 PM Comedy: Dante Chang
Sunday, Oct 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 AM Norwegian Rosmaling Painting Event
10:00 AM Oceanside Dia de los Muertos
12:00 PM Kimchi Workshop
12:00 PM Hands On Kimchi Workshop
2:00 PM House of Scotland Lawn Program
2:00 PM Opera: Aida
2:00 PM Sushi Festival San Diego
2:00 PM Stage: Sense & Sensibility
2:00 PM Stage: Foxfire
7:00 PM Keali'i Reichel
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: L’uomo Che Comprò la Luna
7:30 PM Stage: Amazing Adventures Of The Marvelous Monkey King
Monday, Oct 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:00 PM Population Aging and Korea’s Economy
4:00 PM Talk: Ancestral Tradition & Cultural Transformation Across Borders
7:00 PM Book Signing: Alice Hoffman
Tuesday, Oct 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM In Celebration of Toni Morrison: Reflecting on a Legend
6:00 PM Coco: Sugar Skull Paint Night
6:00 PM Lecture: Kashmir: Where Identity Rises Above a Territory
7:00 PM Victoria Martino Lecture on Matisse
Wednesday, Oct 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:00 PM Talk by Artist Diedrick Brackens
Thursday, Oct 31
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Friday, Nov 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Bazaar del Mundo Dia de los Muertos Celebration
5:00 PM Viva Frida Art Show
5:00 PM Dia de los Muertos Celebration Fundraiser
7:00 PM Music: La Santa Cecilia
8:00 PM Ballet: Carmina Burana
8:00 PM Movie: Casablanca
8:00 PM Stage: Sense and Sensibility
Saturday, Nov 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM East County Multicultural Festival
10:00 AM Indigenous Regeneration Presentation
10:00 AM Chinese Museum Oral History Workshop
10:00 AM Bazaar del Mundo Dia de los Muertos Celebration
11:00 AM Escondido Tamale Festival
11:00 AM Old Town Dia de los Muertos
1:00 PM Mission Hills Library Dia De Los Muertos Celebration
1:00 PM Raising Bilingual-Multilingual Children
2:00 PM Book Signing: J. Elke Ertle
6:00 PM Sacred Object/Sacred Wisdom Exhibit Opening
7:00 PM Movie: Coco
8:00 PM Stage: Twelfth Night
8:00 PM Stage: Sense and Sensibility
8:00 PM Ballet: Carmina Burana
8:00 PM Movie: Casablanca
Sunday, Nov 3
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Bazaar del Mundo Dia de los Muertos Celebration
10:15 AM Meet Hands of Peace Israeli and Palestinian Regional Managers
11:00 AM Fall Back Festival
11:00 AM Old Town Dia de los Muertos
2:00 PM Talk: Should We Doubt Shakespeare's Identity?
2:00 PM Ballet: Carmina Burana
2:00 PM Stage: Sense & Sensibility
7:00 PM Stage: Twelfth Night
Monday, Nov 4
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Sports

Sports events in San Diego with an international flavor.

Calendar
07/07/2018 - Sports: Aikido and Jiu Jitsu Workshop
Join the Jiai Aikido for a workshop focusing on the relationship between Aikido and Jiu Jitsu, given by Robert Ishibashi Sensei, 6th Dan. Ishibashi Sensei is the Chief Instructor of the Los Angeles AikiKai, which is a member of the Kokusai Aikido Kenshukai Kobayashi Hirokazu Ryu.

The seminar is being held as a fundraiser for Jiai Aikido, thanks to Ishibashi Sensei's kindness, and is open to any and all people with an interest in this practice, from any and all affiliations.

Admission/Cost: $30

Location:
Jiai Aikido
980 Buenos Ave, Ste 1C
San Diego, CA 92110
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Saturday, July 7 - 9:30 AM to 11:30 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 455-0591 or visit: www.sandiegoaikido.com
06/15/2018 - Persian Cultural Center World Cup Viewing
The Persian Cultural Center invites you to join them on June 15 at 7:30 AM to cheer on the Iranian soccer team in the World Cup. Doors will open at 7:30 AM and breakfast will be available for purchase.

Admission/Cost: RSVP is required

Location:
Iranian-American Center
6790 Top Gun St. #7
San Diego, CA 92121
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Friday, June 15 - 7:30 AM

For more information, please call to RSVP: (858) 552-9355 or visit: www.pccsd.org
05/31/2018 - Padres Italian Heritage Night
The Little Italy Association (LIA), Convivio, and the Italian Cultural Center will host the "Live the Game. Love the Heritage" program at the San Diego Padres Italian Heritage Night as part of the Padres vs. Marlins game at Petco Park. The celebration will be full of Italian culture, special guests from Italy, a top contestant from America's Got Talent, and America's favorite pastime: baseball! Sal Valentinetti, Italian American vocalist and a 2016 America's Got Talent contestant, will sing the National Anthem at the game, and the first pitch will be thrown by special guests from Team Italy Baseball: Nico Garbella, Giovanni Garbella, as well as Team Italy Softball player, Erika Piancastelli.

The San Diego Padres Italian Heritage Night will offer two different ticketed experiences: either general admission tickets, or an elevated VIP experience on the Pacifico Porch. VIP ticket holders will receive unlimited food during the hour before and the hour after the first pitch; unlimited Pacifico beer and soft drinks one hour before the first pitch until the 7th inning stretch; a commemorative hat, and limited-edition swag for $95. General admission includes the commemorative hat and a complementary mini Italian flag. Tickets will vary from $32 to $33, depending on seating location.

Admission/Cost: $32 - $95

Location:
Petco Park
100 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101
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Thursday, May 31 - 6:10 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 795-5000 or visit: www.littleitalysd.com
03/24/2018 - Sports: America vs Xolos
Club América and Club Tijuana will meet in a friendly match at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. A 12-time Liga MX champion, Club América will play its first match in San Diego since 2013. The Águilas and Xolos will renew acquaintances on San Diego soil for the first time in five years, since they last met at Petco Park—a match won by América, 2-1. A year prior, the two squads met at then-Qualcomm Stadium and the two sides battled to a 1-1 draw.

Admission/Cost: $35 - $40

Location:
SDCCU Stadium
9449 Friars Rd
San Diego, CA 92018
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Saturday, March 24 - 4:30 PM to 9:00 PM

For more information, please call: (323) 655-5127
02/28/2018 - Discussion: Trekking off the Beaten Path to Machu Picchu
Please join Jose Montes, a veteran trekking guide from Peru and owner of Killa Expeditions, for a presentation about trekking off the beaten path to Machu Picchu! Everyone's heard about the ultra-popular Inca Trail but there are over six other high-altitude, remote wilderness multi-day hikes in the region. Jose will be discussing the essentials involved with trekking at higher altitudes while highlighting these stunning landscapes with a breathtaking slideshow. He will provide professional recommendations on the appropriate gear and clothing needed to hike and camp in the rugged terrain of the Andes. Also, learn about Jose's efforts to give back to local communities along these trails as he presents opportunities to get involved!

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Adventure 16 San Diego
4620 Alvarado Canyon Rd
San Diego, CA 92120
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Wednesday, February 28 - 6:30 PM to 8:15 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 283-2374 or visit: www.adventure16.com
02/16/2018 - Sports: Evolutionary Aikido
Aikido is a modern Japanese martial art developed by Morihei Ueshiba as a synthesis of his martial studies, philosophy and religious beliefs.

Ueshiba's goal was to create an art that practitioners could use to defend themselves while also protecting their attacker from injury.

Aikdo of San Diego will host a seminar that will allow you to explore the Japanese Martial Art.

Admission/Cost: $139 - $179

Location:
Aikido of San Diego
6356 Riverdale St
San Diego, CA 92120
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Dates and times:
Friday, February 16 - 6:15 PM to 8:30 PM
Saturday, February 17 - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Sunday,February 18 - 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 993-2454 or visit: www.aikidosd.com
12/30/2017 - Sports: Jiu Jitsu Seminar
Nine Nine Headquarters presents Vitor "Shaolin" Ribeiro in a Brazilian jiu jitsu seminar.

Admission/Cost: $40 - $50

Location:
Nine Nine Jiu Jitsu
4425 Convoy Street
San Diego, CA 92111
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Saturday, December 30 - 10:00 AM

For more information, please call: (858) 897-0257
12/22/2017 - Sports: Rey Mysterio's Lucha Wonderland
Join Rey Mysterio and WWE World Champions for an action-packed night of Lucha Libre. The lineup features several well-known stars including Rey Mysterio, John Morrisson, Taya, Rocky Romero, Willie Mack, Mascarita Dorada and many more.

Age Limit: 21+

Admission/Cost: $29 - $39

Location:
Sycuan Live & Up Close Theatre
5469 Casino Way
El Cajon, CA 92019
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Friday, December 22 - 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 445-6002 or visit: www.sycuan.com
09/26/2017 - UCSD Martial Arts Demo
On Tuesday September 26th starting at 6pm- The martial arts program will put on the showcase demonstrating the options can take for classes.

The Martial Arts Program at UC San Diego boasts a wide variety of classes from Karate Do to Taekwondo. Learn Useful self defense techniques while having fun; immerse yourself in the culture and history of the art; grow stronger in your mind, body and spirit; and make lasting connects with your fellow students.

Our event will take place in Main Gym, between Muir and Revelle colleges.

Come and enjoy our showcase and speak with our instructors.

We will be demonstrating Capoeria, Kendo, Kungfu San Soo, Iaido, Okinawa Karate, Kendo, Taug SooDo, Hapkido, Arnis/Escrima, Aonagi Karate and Taekwondo.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
UC San Diego Main Gym in Muir College
9500 Gilman Dr
La Jolla, CA 92093
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Tuesday, September 26 - 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

For more information, please call: (626) 826-6887 or visit: www.calendar.ucsd.edu
09/10/2017 - Aloha Run 2017
The Aloha Run is a fun and festive, Hawaiian-themed 5k/10k event. Be inspired by music from the islands and beach tunes as you run or walk the flat and scenic bayside course in San Diego or Long Beach. And that's just the beginning - stick around for a luau party at the finish line with Tahitian dancers, live music, photo opportunities and much more!

Admission/Cost: $25 - $50

Location:
Tecolote Shores Park
1740 E Mission Bay Dr
San Diego, CA 92111
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Sunday, September 10 - 6:15 AM to 10:30 AM

For more information, please visit: www.thealoharun.com or email: info@beyondeventsgo.com
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