San Diego Getaway
JAN | FEB
| MAR | APR |
JUL | AUG
| SEP | OCT
| NOV | DEC
November San Diego Chargers Football (Aug-Jan)
Though there's plenty of talk about The Bolts and the team's desire for a new
stadium, they'll play in Mission Valley's Qualcomm Stadium.
tickets: (619) 220-TIXS
Julian Apple Harvest (Mid Sept -Nov)
Jonathan apples are harvested near (and far) during this annual festival
northeast of San Diego. Take a winding drive and experience Julian's
quaint, mountain-town charm.
San Felipe Shrimp Festival (Nov 2-4)
This annual festival is the place to go for shrimp.
Carlsbad Fall Village Faire (Early Nov)
Largest one-day street fair in California, features 800+ exhibitors,
international food and live entertainment, 8am-4pm. Grand Ave, downtown
Veterans Day Parade (Nov 11)
The popular parade honors American veterans. Starts at 11am, location
to be announced. Veteran's Memorial Center.
Silver Strand Half Marathon Skate (Mid Nov)
The skate start is 7:05 a.m. Inline skaters, recreational roller-bladers
and roller-skaters are all welcome.
Tecate/Score Baja 1000 (Mid Nov)
Annual off-road race for cars, trucks and motorcycles covering the roughest
terrain of the Baja California Peninsula. Starts in Ensenada. Entry fee.
Annual Mother Goose Parade (Mid Nov)
East County's annual celebration features floats, clowns, bands and equestrians.
Begins at 12pm at W. Main & Chambers and continues east on Main to 2nd St and
north on 2nd St to Madison in El Cajon.
San Diego Thanksgiving Dixieland Jazz Festival (Thanksgiving Weekend)
Annual, popular celebration of Dixieland jazz which features 25+ bands from
throughout the United States and Canada. The event is held during the Thanksgiving
weekend at the Town & Country Resort and Convention Center, in San Diego.
The SDTDJF is a favorite of festival-goers from around the globe. Wednesday
and Thursday 7pm-midnight, Friday: noon-midnight, Saturday 10am-midnight.
Holiday of Lights at Del Mar (End of Nov - Early Jan)
The racetrack infield will be transformed with over 350 lighted holiday displays
for viewing as the public drives their cars onto the oval dirt racetrack.
Displays will be available Sunday through Thursday 5:30-10pm and Friday &
Saturday 5:30-11pm. Tickets and information