Friday, August 12
TGIF Jazz in the Park Carlsbad, at Calavera Hills Park. We love going to the Carlsbad concerts in the park, it is a great family event and best of all it is free! Pack a picnic basket, bring your low back beach chairs and a blanket and enjoy! John Nemeth is a blues band and they will be playing from 6-8, for more information on this event click here.
Saturday, August 13
Fiesta del Sol San Diego in Eastlake. This is a free two-day street festival celebrating the history, diverse cultures, and engagement of the people of San Diego. It is a fun, family friendly, alcohol and tobacco free event with 25 interactive activities for kids and families and live music. Fiesta del Sol is Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., for more information click here.
Back-To-School Bash at Vista Palomar Park from 12-3. Stop by this free event for exciting games, face painting, goodie bags, and free food! There will also be a treasure hunt that you will not want to miss! For more information on this event click here.
Dog Days of Summer in Cardiff, bring your dogs and the kids to this great family event. This day-long event involves over 150 vendors, dog contests, live music, food, an agility course, a doggie photo booth, doggie crafts, a silent auction and large ticket item raffle. For more information click here.
Sunday, August 14
The New Children’s Museum in San Diego, free admission for the entire family on the second Sunday of the month. Special activities and performances available throughout the day! Included this month is a special Book Reading by Maggie Stout author of “Saturday’s at Grandma’s House” For more information click here.
Art in the Village in Carlsbad on State Street and Grand Avenue. This is the 13th year of Art in the Village and it seems to get bigger every year, they are expecting close to 20,000 visitors this year. The event is from 9 am to 5 pm, with over 100 local and regional artists. This is a great family event with food, music and amazing art, for more information on this event click here.