1. Gourmet Food Truck Festival
AUG 15 Saturday - Del Mar Race Track
Come to the track to catch the races and stick around for the food because 50 food trucks from SD, Orange County, and LA will be serving up their finest eats at the Del Mar Race Track. Access to the food truck area is free with $6 track admission. The food trucks have some killer dishes and who doesn't like going to the pony show? And away they go!
AUG 15 Saturday - Amici Park
Little Italy’s biggest event of the summer is back, a Pompeii-style toga party at Amici Park. The park will be transformed into the ancient city of Pompeii where you can expect food and drinks from San Diego’s finest restos, circus rides, dancing, and live entertainment. This one definitely looks like a good time!
3. 2015 Best of San Diego
AUG 21 Friday - NTC Venues at Liberty Station
San Diego Magazine's 2015 Best of San Diego Party will be bringing top restaurants, wineries, and breweries together for a blowout party from 6:30-9:30pm. Tickets get you unlimited tastings from well-known local chefs, samples of cocktails made from premium spirits, and tasters from breweries and wineries. There will also be live entertainment from DJs and some surprise performances. Don't miss your chance to taste and experience the best that San Diego has to offer!
4. Chula Vista HarborFest
AUG 22 Saturday - Bayside Park
Bounce around between stages of live music, inflatable water rollers, xorbing, kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding, zip-lining, laser tag, and more from 10am to 6pm. Be sure to get your tickets for the 2015 Tacos & Spirits Revolution from 11am-2pm where you will be the judge of the best tacos and beverages at the festival. There will also be wine, craft spirits, and beer tastings along with a coffee and sweets lounge and food truck alley. A nice way to spend a day in the bay!
5. Movie on the Roof: The Goonies
AUG 27 Thursday - Whole Foods Hillcrest
What else but The Goonies could be the choice for Whole Foods’ last Movie on the Roof event of the summer? The event (7-10pm) is free, so bring a blanket and pillows and enjoy snacks provided by KIND. Movies on the roof in summer?!
6. San Diego Brew & Food Festival
AUG 29 Saturday - Waterfront Park
From 3-6:30pm the first San Diego Brew & Food Festival will feature more than 70 breweries pouring over 200 beers along with 20 chefs serving gastropub-style dishes. Proceeds will support San Diego Coastkeeper’s efforts to protect and restore fishable, swimmable, and drinkable waters in San Diego. If you didn't know that San Diego was a micro-brewing mecca, well now you do!
7. Cork & Draft
AUG 29 Saturday - Embarcadero North Park
Vavi is hosting the Cork & Draft benefiting the Challenged Athletes Foundation from 3-6pm at the Embarcadero North Park. This is not your typical beer fest: think Catalina Wine Mixer meets opening day at the track, so come dressed accordingly. There will be live entertainment, unlimited samples from breweries and wineries, games, and local SD cuisine and food trucks. The first 3,000 attendees will also get an official Double Cup that has a wine glass on one end and a beer glass on the other.
8. Fifth Annual Treasure Chest Fest
AUG 29 Saturday - Green Flash Mira Mesa Brewery
Get dressed in your best Hawaiian or Tiki attire for this event benefitting Susan G. Komen San Diego from 12pm-5pm at the Green Flash Mira Mesa Brewery. They will be debuting their Treasure Chest 2015 beer, an IPA with grapefruit, prickly pear juice, and hibiscus flowers, along with a lineup of rare, limited, and specialty Green Flash brews with food pairings from local restaurants like Brothers Provisions, Carnitas Snack Shack, Nomad Donuts, and more.
With no shortage of events, there is plenty to do in San Diego in the summer time. As always, if you are interested in buying or selling a property
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