This Weekend in San Diego

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Friday, June 8

Crusin’ Grand @ Downtown Escondido– Cruisin’ Grand is called one of the best cruises in the country. Stop by and see 1973 and earlier American-made Classics, Customs, Vintage, Muscle, and Hot Rods cruising Grand Ave, just like they did 50-60- years ago, on a Friday night.  The bands playing tonight are Stage 1 @ Maple: The Tone Junkies and at Stage 2 @ Kalmia: Cruzin///’for a Bluezin and Stage 3 @ Juniper:Grand Cruzers.  For more information click here.

Saturday, June 9

Rubio’s Beach Party @ Seaside Beach in Cardiff – In honor of World Oceans Day Rubio’s is throwing a beach party!  This free family event will have surfing,  beach games, free Rubio’s food, and will end with a beach cleanup.  Join me and my family on Saturday, June 9 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. for some fun in the sun!  Do you like to surf?  What about play bocce ball?  Build a sand castle lately?  This fun beach party will have complimentary surf lessons, a bocce ball tournament, sand castle building contests, face painting and badminton. Did I mention yet that the Rubio’s taco truck will also be hitting the beach offering The Original Fish Taco®, Salsa Verde Pan-Seared Shrimp Taco, and the Grilled Chicken Taco.  For more information click here.

Carlsbad Beach Fest on the Beach between Pine and Tamarck – The festival features competitive sporting events, live music on multiple stages, food, green product vendors, kite-flying, sand-sculpting, a health and safety expo, opportunity drawings and prizes, a massive beach cleanup, and much more. See a list of the day’s events.

Concerts on the Promenade @ Prestcott Promenade in El Cajon – The Concerts on the Promenade (formerly Concerts on the Green) take place at Prescott Promenade, a small park in downtown El Cajon.  Each Friday beginning at 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. from May through September. The free, weekly Summer music series features top entertainers, food, dancing and drawings.  This week the band is Chini Comberros Spanish Flamenco Duo, for more information click here.

Concert Series @ Coronado Ferry Landing – Saturday and Sundays throughout the summer enjoy free concerts at the Coronado Ferry Landing beginning at 2 p.m.  Saturday Blue Frog Band will play and on Sunday Don Lee will perform.  For more information click here.

Kids Fest San Diego @ NTC Promenade, Point Loma – Kids will have a blast at this event which kid doesn’t like something called the messy zone?  There is a make and take craft creation station, and a dance party for those who like to move their feet.  This is a two-day event and tickets must be purchased for each day, a family four pack of tickets for one day is $60.  For more information on ticket prices click here, there are more options if you want to go both days.

Crafts for Kids @ Lakeshore Learning – The craft this week is a Flip Flop Notepad – Fun is afoot…as children design & decorate a notepad that looks like a real flip-flop.  For more information or to find a Lakeshore Learning center near you click here.

Sunday, June 10

Coronado Concerts in the Park @ Spreckles Park – Every Sunday at Spreckles park located at Orange Avenue, between Sixth and Seventh Streets at 6 p.m. enjoy free family concerts.  This week the band is Wild Child, for more information click here.

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