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Tuesday, Aug 20
All Day Free Admission to Japanese Friendship Garden
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM Film & Discussion: Oh Lucy!
6:30 PM Open Reading: Much Ado About Nothing
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Wednesday, Aug 21
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Thursday, Aug 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Indigo Dye & Shibori Workshop
7:30 PM Book Signing: Téa Obreht
8:00 PM Movie: Black Orpheus
8:00 PM Stage: An Experiment With An Air Pump
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Friday, Aug 23
All Day San Diego International Kids' Film Festival
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM Books Signing: Christy Hale
2:00 PM Book Signing: Huda Al-Marashi
7:00 PM Stage: The Underpants
8:00 PM Movie: Finsterworld
8:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
8:00 PM Stage: An Experiment With An Air Pump
9:00 PM Music: Metalachi
Saturday, Aug 24
All Day San Diego International Kids' Film Festival
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Movie: The Dresser
2:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
4:00 PM Nordic Potluck at the International Cottages
7:00 PM Stage: The Underpants
8:00 PM Movie: About Time
8:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
8:00 PM Stage: An Experiment With An Air Pump
Sunday, Aug 25
All Day San Diego International Kids' Film Festival
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Stage: An Experiment With An Air Pump
2:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
7:00 PM Stage: The Underpants
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
8:00 PM Movie: About Time
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
8:00 PM Stage: An Experiment With An Air Pump
Monday, Aug 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, Aug 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Wednesday, Aug 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Pageant Of The Masters And Festival Of The Arts
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Thursday, Aug 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Friday, Aug 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM 49th Annual Barona Powwow
7:00 PM Stage: The Underpants
8:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Saturday, Aug 31
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM 49th Annual Barona Pow Wow
2:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
7:00 PM Stage: The Underpants
8:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Sunday, Sep 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM 49th Annual Barona Pow Wow
2:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
7:00 PM Stage: The Underpants
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Monday, Sep 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Food & Drink

Learn to cook ethnic and international cuisine!

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08/18/2019 - National City International Food Tour
Join Wild Foodie Tours to savor the vibrant and diverse cuisines of the region and discover some of the best Chinese, Mexican and Filipino food in San Diego!

You'll enjoy food tastings at six of our favorite neighborhood eateries in the suburb of National City for authentic, tasty ethnic food with dessert included! Beer will also be available for purchase at the first stop. Perfect tour for any occasion!

Trip length of 2 and a half to 3 hours with a walking distance of under one mile.

Admission/Cost: $69

Location:
Chuck E. Cheese's
1143 Highland Ave.
National City, CA 91950
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Dates and times:
Ongoing from now until January 30, 2020
Every Thursday - 5:00 PM
Every Sunday - 12:00 PM (noon)
08/11/2019 - Ravioli Making Workshop
In this pasta making workshop attendees will learn how to make the perfect type of pasta dough ideal for raviolis. We will also learn the distinction between hand formed pastas and extruded pastas. We will then begin our hand formed pasta education by making the dough, and then move onto the rolling phase where students will learn to roll the dough to desired thickness for ravioli. After filling the pasta, and forming the raviolis, we will get to taste all our hard work by enjoying a nice family meal together. Each student will still be able to take home fresh pasta as well as cooking and storing instructions. Each participant is encouraged to bring their own to go containers to take their pasta home with them at the end of the workshop.

Admission/Cost: $65 - $100

Location:
The Wine Pub
2907 Shelter Island Drive
San Diego, CA 92106
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Sunday, August 11 - 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
08/04/2019 - Wine Dinner Series: France
Join us for our third Wine Dinner of 2019! This year, Executive Chef Scott Cannon and team have decided to curate dinners featuring a different country. We will be researching classic dishes from each country and pairing them with regional wines.
Age limit: 21+

Admission/Cost: $75

Location:
The Cork and Craft
16990 Via Tazon #123
San Diego, CA 92127
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Sunday, August 4 - 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
08/06/2019 - Pasta Primavera Cooking Class
Every wholesome meal starts in one place: the garden! You and your mini chef will be using the freshest seasonal vegetables this summer has to offer to create two deliciously healthy dishes.

We begin by chopping up various vegetables for a classic summer pasta dish: pasta primavera. As your veggies roast in the oven, we chop up the ingredients for a fresh seasonal salad appetizer topped with baked homemade croutons.

Next, itˇs time to mix our roasted vegetables with perfectly cooked pasta and a generous sprinkling of parmesan cheese. For dessert, you and your mini chef will finish up class with homemade cookies & ice cream sandwiches: an extra special reward after a super healthy meal!

This hands-on class is designed for those 2-5 years old + an adult. One ticket will cover you + your mini chef. Extra tickets for little ones are available for just $7.50.

*This class may accommodate Gluten-Free, Vegetarian and Dairy-Free dietary restrictions

Admission/Cost: $7.50 - $30

Location:
Lazy Acres Moonlight Room
150 Encinitas Blvd
Encinitas, CA
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Tuesday, August 6 - 9:00 AM
07/20/2019 - Reggae Fest With Ziggy Marley
Calling all foodies and reggae lovers! You won't want to miss these exciting events. On Saturday, July 20, hit Del Mar racetrack's Burgers & Brews for unlimited gourmet burgers and craft beers. Then, after feasting on delicious treats, head over to the Seaside Stage to see Ziggy Marley, son of the one and only Bob Marley, give a spectacular performance. With his groovy melodies, you'll be feeling the "irie vibes" in no time.

Every Friday and select Saturdays, Del Mar will host a summer concert! Free with paid racetrack admission, concert attendees must be 18 or older. To take full advantage of the Del Mar Racetrack experience, purchase Stretch Run admission for only $6 (no seat needed). This will get you an exciting day of high-speed horse racing and a Free concert! Food and drinks are available for purchase at all concerts. Those looking to be a concert VIP and enhance their experience, can purchase a spot in the exclusive South Terrace VIP area for $50.

Attendees who are 21 or older can arrive early to enjoy a delicious Del Margarita during Happy Hour, featuring half-off all Del Mar signature drinks. This offer is available every Friday throughout the season from when the gates open until 6:00 PM

This concert is presented by Pacifico and will be held at the Seaside Stage located just west of the Grandstand. Pre-paid tickets, complimentary tickets and season passes will not be accepted for concert admission after the last race. If you arrive after the last race, you will be charged concert admission ($30).

Admission/Cost: Free - $50

Location:
Del Mar Racetrack
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd.
Del Mar, CA
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Saturday, July 20 - 4:00 PM

For more information please visit: www.delmarracing.com or call 858-755-1141
07/18/2019 - Sephardic Cooking Class
Debbie Kornberg of The Spice Way will demonstrate 3 Moroccan salads and a sweet dessert. You'll leave with all recipes and encouragement to try these at home!

Admission/Cost: $30 - $35

Location:
Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center
4126 Executive Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Thursday, July 18 - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
06/19/2019 - 11th Annual Taste of Little Italy
On Wednesday, June 19, a full lineup of top restaurants will open their doors and invite the community to experience culinary bliss at the 11th Annual Taste of Little Italy from 5 - 9:00 PM

Come enjoy samples of some of the best dishes each restaurant has to offer in one summer evening. Taste of Little Italy features two routes—a south route and a north route, each including a different yet equally enjoyable selection of eateries and more than 20 restaurants per route. The tasteful offerings will include a varied selection of bites including seafood, pasta, pizza, desserts and beverages.

Taste of Little Italy participants can visit various restaurants sampling different bites from each in exchange for a stamp on their passport, all while enjoying live music scattered throughout the charming neighborhood on street corners and in Little Italy's signature piazzas. Tickets are available online.

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending.

Admission/Cost: $45 - $50

Location:
Little Italy
San Diego, CA 92101
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Wednesday, June 19 - 5:00 PM
06/15/2019 - Talk: The History & Science of Kimchi
Culinary Historians of San Diego will present "The History and Science of Kimchi," featuring Hae Jung Cho, in the Neil Morgan Auditorium. Cho will describe the national food of Korea and the many ways it is prepared and served at each meal. She will also explore kimchi's mysteries — why it is buried in the ground, for example; and demonstrate how to make the most popular type of this most popular food. Hae Jung Cho has been a professional cook since 2003. Trained as a master food preserver, Hae Jung has been teaching people how to make kimchi and other ferments since 2011, and has a Facebook group called "Hae Jung's Kimchi Club." She is a founding and executive committee member of the Slow Food Preservers Los Angeles and a newbie gardener at the Crenshaw Community Garden. The event is free and open to the public.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Central Library
330 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101
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Saturday, June 15 - 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
06/07/2019 - Intermediate Kid's Kitchen: Lebanese Cuisine
The Moonlight Room ventures to the Middle East in this exotic & fun culinary course! Your young chef will begin by chopping up tomatoes, cucumbers and other fresh seasonal vegetables for a popular Lebanese salad: Fattoush. We then get things cooking with chicken or tofu kabobs, personally seared and skewered by each kid chef and served alongside a delicious homemade garlic dipping sauce. Class ends with a sweet & sticky Greek treat: Baklava! Let the Moonlight Room kitchen be your tour guide through this internationally inspired course!

*This class may accommodate Vegetarian dietary restrictions. Sorry, Dairy-Free and Gluten-Free options not available.

Admission/Cost: $25 - $30

Location:
Lazy Acres - Moonlight Room
150 Encinitas Blvd
Encinitas 92024
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Friday, June 7 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
06/01/2019 - Mexico Gourmet Festival San Diego
The inaugural Mexico Gourmet Festival will take place on the evening of June 1 at the Embarcadero Marina Park South in the San Diego Bay, from 5 - 9:00 PM This festival is a one-night tribute to the flavors, colors and sounds of Mexican culture and will feature both traditional and modern gourmet takes on beloved dishes.

Guests will have the chance to discover the hidden flavors of Mexican dishes they know and love with unlimited tastings from the most prominent chefs and restaurants from both sides of the California-Mexico border.

Attractions include:
• Chefs from San Diego and five regions of Mexico competing in a culinary competition to make the dish that best represents the delicious flavors of Mexico
• Dishes made by four renowned culinary schools
• Celebrity Chef dishes and appearances, including: Martin San Roman (Fauchon, Hotel Le Meridien Paris, Hotel Grand Intercontinental Paris, Hilton London, Westgate San Diego, Hotel Raffles Singapore, Le Tour de France, Rincón San Roman), Mario Medina (Chateau La Jolla Inn, Paradise Grill, Finch's Bistro, Bernini's Bistro), Daniella de la Puente (La Boheme, Rústico, La Cocina Secreta), Natalie Curie (El Coraloense), Vicente Ortiz (El Pescador, Don Chente Bar & Grill Lounge), Javier Rubio (Mission Bay Yacht Club), and Jorge Carmona
• Wine from the top Baja California vineyards
• Mexican tequila and artisanal mezcal
• All you can drink beer + craft beer
• Live music and performances

Tickets are on sale for Early Bird prices through March 31 at $39.50 for a pair or up to $95 for VIP tickets. VIP tickets include a private lounge area near the stage as well as deluxe drinks and special gourmet dishes made by the Celebrity Chefs.

Admission/Cost: $39.50 - $115

Location:
Embarcadero Marina Park South
200 Marina Pkwy.
San Diego, CA
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Saturday, June 1 - 5:00 PM
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