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February


Black History Month

Whale Watching Season

2/1 Flamenco Nova at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

2/1 Wallows & Badfish at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

2/1 Steven Wright at Balboa Theatre, 7:30pm. www.sandiegotheatres.org

2/1 Ladysmith Black Mambazo at Belly Up, 8pm. www.bellyup.com

2/1 Wrestling Jerusalem at David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre, 8pm. www.lfjcc.org

2/1-5 Circus Vargas: Dreaming of Pirates at Westfield Mission Valley. www.circusvargas.com

2/1-18 San Diego Repertory Theatre presents Vietgone at Lyceum Theatre. www.sdrep.org

2/1-25 Cloud Tectonics at New Village Arts Theatre. www.newvillagearts.org

2/1-25 San Diego Musical Theatre presents The Full Monty at Horton Grand Theatre. www.sdmt.org

2/1-28 Macy’s Museum Month 50% off at participating museums. Discount passes available at Macy’s. www.sandiegomuseumcouncil.org

2/1-3/31 Garden Tapestries from Ramses Wissa Wassef Art Center at San Diego Botanic Garden. www.sdbgarden.org

2/2 Groundhog Day

2/2 Foreign Film Friday: Three Wise Cousins at Ruby G. Schulman Auditorium, 4 & 7pm. Free admission. www.carlsbadca.gov

2/2 Johnny C at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

2/2 Maddie Leigh Duo at Tower 13. www.tower13.com

2/2 Clapton Hook at The Landings at Carlsbad, 6:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

2/2 Demetri Martin at Balboa Theatre, 7:30pm. www.sandiegotheatres.org

2/2 Kristin Chenoweth at Music Box, 8pm. www.musicboxsd.com

2/2 Wild Child at Belly Up, 9pm. www.bellyup.com

2/2-3 Zukerman plays Tchaikovsky at Copley Symphony Hall, 8pm. www.sandiegosymphony.org

2/2-18 Bojo’s Place: A Musical Revue at Community Actor’s Theatre in San Diego. www.communityactorstheatre.com

2/3 Youth Fishing Derby at Lake Poway, 6am-12pm. www.poway.org

2/3 San Diego Super Run 10K & 5K Run at South Shores Park, San Diego, 7:30am. www.kathyloperevents.com

2/3 Mitchell Thorp Foundation Warrior Spirit 5K Run/Walk at Poinsettia Park, Carlsbad, 8:30am. www.mitchellthorp.org

2/3 Scholastic Surf Series: San Diego High School Divisions 3 & 4 at Army Navy Academy, Carlsbad. www.surfsss.org

2/3 Wake Up With Wildlife: Hummingbirds at San Diego Humane Society, 9:30-11am. www.sdhumane.org

2/3 Monster Jam & Pit Party at Petco Park. www.monsterjam.com

2/3 The Umoja Community presents the Soul Fusion fundraiser at Mira Costa College, 4-6pm. www.miracosta.edu/events

2/3 Mystic Groove at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

2/3 San Diego Gulls vs. Tucson Roadrunners at Valley View Casino Center, 7pm. www.sandiegogulls.com

2/3 Fetty Wap at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

2/3 Lewis Black at Balboa Theatre, 8pm. www.sandiegotheatres.org

2/3 ALO at Belly Up, 9pm. www.bellyup.com

2/3-4 Baseball: Cal State San Marcos Cougars vs. San Diego Christian Hawks at Cal State San Marcos, 11am & 2pm. www.csusmcougars.com

2/4 Super Bowl LII at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn. AFC vs. NFC Champions. Justin Timberlake performs at Halftime Show. www.nfl.com/super-bowl

2/4 Cardiff Kook Run 5K, 10K & Costume Contest in Cardiff-by-the-Sea, 7am. www.cardiffkookrun.com

2/4 Scholastic Surf Series: San Diego High School Division 5 at Army Navy Academy, Carlsbad. www.surfsss.org

2/4 Family Fun Day: Nests & Eggs at San Elijo Lagoon Nature Center, 11:30am-1:30pm. www.sanelijo.org

2/4 Jackson Patrick at The Landings at Carlsbad, 11:30am-2:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

2/4 Gypsy Groove at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

2/5 Culture Caravan day trip to Discovery Lake. www.cityofvista.com

2/5 Bird Watching at San Diego Botanic Garden, 8am. First Monday of each month. www.sdbgarden.org

2/5 Howard Jones at Belly Up, 7:30pm. www.bellyup.com

2/5 John Bennett & Friends at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

2/5 Los Angeles Clippers vs. Dallas Mavericks at Staples Center, 7:30pm. Watch on Fox Sports Prime Ticket & NBATV. www.nba.com/clippers

2/5 Open Mic Monday with Jay Cain at Mr. Peabody’s, 8pm. www.peabodysrocks.com

2/5-11 Allianz Boca Raton Championship golf tournament at the Old Course at Broken Sound in Boca Raton, Fla. www.allianzchampionship.com

2/6 Open Mic Night at The Studio Encinitas, 6:30-9:30pm, every Tuesday. www.thestudioencinitas.com

2/6 Semisi at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

2/6 San Diego Gulls vs. Wild Iowa at Valley View Casino Center, 7pm. www.sandiegogulls.com

2/6 Los Angeles Lakers vs. Phoenix Suns at Staples Center, 7:30pm. Watch on SPECSN/SPECD. www.nba.com/lakers

2/6 Kathryn Cloward at Belly Up, 7:30pm. www.bellyup.com

2/6-3/4 The Cake at La Jolla Playhouse. www.lajollaplayhouse.org

2/7 Jessica Fichot at California Center for the Arts, Escondido. www.artcenter.org

2/7 Open Mic Night at Tower 13. www.tower13.com

2/7 Jim Gibson at The Landings at Carlsbad, 5:30pm. Every Wednesday. www.carlsbadlandings.com

2/7 Cody Carter at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

2/7 Pink Martini at California Center for the Arts, Escondido, 7:30pm. www.artcenter.org

2/7 Daring Greatly at Belly Up, 8pm. www.bellyup.com

2/7 Joey Cape, Brian Wahlstrom, Zach Quinn & Donald Spence at Soda Bar. www.casbahmusic.com

2/7 The Wind & The Wave at The Casbah. www.casbahmusic.com

2/7 Lights with Chase Atlantic & DCF at The Observatory North Park, 8pm. www.observatorysd.com

2/7-8 A Night with Janis Joplin at Balboa Theatre, 8pm. www.sandiegotheatres.org

2/8 Paws & Paperbacks at San Diego Humane Society, 4:30-5:30pm. www.sdhumane.org

2/8 Sweetheart Sunset Market in downtown Oceanside, 5-9pm. www.visitoceanside.org

2/8 Toby Mac at Viejas Arena, 7pm. www.as.sdsu.edu/viejas_arena

2/8 Walk the Moon at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

2/8 Corey Leal at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

2/8 Los Angeles Lakers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder at Staples Center, 7:30pm. Watch on TNT. www.nba.com/lakers

2/8 Don Diablo with Lost Frequencies at The Observatory North Park, 9pm. www.observatorysd.com

2/8 Allah-Las at Belly Up, 9pm. www.bellyup.com

2/8-14 Oceanside Valentine’s Week at various locations in Oceanside. www.visitoceanside.org

2/8-18 San Diego Jewish Film Festival at various locations in San Diego county. www.sdcjc.org/sdjff

2/8-19 Circus Vargas: Dreaming of Pirates at Westfield Plaza Bonita. www.circusvargas.com

2/9 Women’s Basketball: Cal State San Marcos Cougars vs. Cal State San Bernardino Coyotes at Cal State San Marcos, 5:30pm. www.csusmcougars.com

2/9 International Film Series: Fuocoammare (Fire at Sea) at Mira Costa College, 6-8:30pm. Free admission. www.miracosta.edu/events

2/9 Jay Cain at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

2/9 The Giant Peach Band at Tower 13. www.tower13.com

2/9 Greg Douglass at The Landings at Carlsbad, 6:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

2/9 The Secret Society of Adultologists: Courtship, Love & Sex at San Diego Natural History Museum, 7pm. www.sdnhm.org

2/9 Coyote Peterson at Balboa Theatre, 7pm. www.sandiegotheatres.org

2/9 Judah & The Lion at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

2/9 Men’s Basketball: Cal State San Marcos Cougars vs. Cal State San Bernardino Coyotes at Cal State San Marcos, 7:30pm. www.csusmcougars.com

2/9 Shakira at Valley View Casino Center, 7:30pm. www.valleyviewcasinocenter.com

2/9 Ja Rule & Shanti with Ray J at The Observatory North Park, 8pm. www.observatorysd.com

2/9 Beyond the Score: The Isle of the Dead at Copley Symphony Hall, 8pm. www.sandiegosymphony.org

2/9 BlackCherry Lightnin’ at Mr. Peabody’s, 8:30pm. www.peabodysrocks.com

2/9-11 Broadway San Diego presents Dirty Dancing at San Diego Civic Theatre. www.sandiegotheatres.org

2/9-11 Laguna Beach Music Festival. www.lagunabeachmusicfestival.com

2/10 Mermaid Half Marathon, 10K, 5K & Mermaid Dash at Tecolote Shores. www.mermaidseries.com/mermaid-half-marathon-san-diego

2/10 The Vow Marriage Conference at California Center for the Arts, Escondido, 8:30am. www.artcenter.org

2/10 Oceanside Family Fun Ride at Junior Seau Pier Amphitheatre, 9-11am. (760) 435-5041

2/10 Valentines on Volcan Hike at Volcan Mountain, 9am-1:30pm. www.sdrvc.org

2/10 Aloha Spirit Championships at San Diego Convention Center. www.alohaspiritchamps.com/san-diego

2/10 Pay What You Can Day at California Center for the Arts, Escondido Museum. www.artcenter.org

2/10 Kids in the Garden: Plants, Seeds & Spring Planting at Alta Vista Botanical Gardens, 10am-12pm. (760) 822-6824 www.altavistagardens.org

2/10 Encinitas Business Expo at Encinitas Community Center, 10am-2pm. www.encinitaschamber.com

2/10 Macaron Workshop: Colors & Flavors at SAE Kitchen, San Marcos, 10:30am. (760)

715-3142 www.dlitefulchocolat.com/workshops-and-events.html

2/10 Brewbies Festival at Bagby Beer, 1-5pm. www.visitoceanside.org

2/10 Big Easy Bites & Booze Tour in downtown San Diego, 1-5pm. www.sdmardigras.com

2/10 This is Jazz: The Language of Love feat. The Whitney Shay Band at Ruby G. Shulman Auditorium, 4-5:30pm. www.carlsbadca.gov

2/10 Movie by the Pier: Beauty & the Beast at Oceanside Pier, 5:30pm. www.visitoceanside.org

2/10 Women’s Basketball: Cal State San Marcos Cougars vs. Cal Poly Pomona Broncos at Cal State San Marcos, 5:30pm. www.csusmcougars.com

2/10 Night of Argentine Tango at Oceanside Museum of Art, 6-9pm. www.visitoceanside.org

2/10 Arnie & Friends at The Landings at Carlsbad, 6:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

2/10 Art Laboe Valentines Super Love Jam at Valley View Casino Center, 7pm. www.valleyviewcasinocenter.com

2/10 Dua Lipa at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

2/10 Men’s Basketball: Cal State San Marcos Cougars vs. Cal Poly Pomona Broncos at Cal State San Marcos, 7:30pm. www.csusmcougars.com

2/10 An Intimate Evening with Lucie Arnaz at Moonlight Amphitheatre, 7:30pm. www.moonlightstage.com

2/10 Miranda Sings at Balboa Theatre, 8pm. www.sandiegotheatres.org

2/10 Amy & the Unknown at Mr. Peabody’s, 8:30pm. www.peabodysrocks.com

2/10 Evenng with Lucie Arnaz at Moonlight Amphitheatre www.moonlightstage.com.

2/10 Fu Manchu at The Casbah. www.casbahmusic.com

2/10 Wayward Sons at Belly Up, 9pm. www.bellyup.com

2/10 Typhoon at Music Box, 9pm. www.musicboxsd.com

2/10-11 Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo at Del Mar Fairgrounds, 10am-3pm. www.gfafexpo.com

2/10-11 Preludes & Premiere at Copley Symphony Hall. www.sandiegosymphony.org

2/10-25 Lunar New Year at Sea World San Diego. www.seaworldsandiego.com

2/10-3/11 Uncle Vanya at The Old Globe Theatre. www.theoldglobe.org

2/11 Coronado Valentine’s Day 10K, 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run at Tidelands Park. www.valentinesday10k.com

2/11 Scholastic Surf Series: San Diego High School Divisions 1 & 2 at Avalanche Beach, Ocean Beach. www.surfsss.org

2/11 Doggie Gras Parade at Helen Woodward Animal Center, 10am-noon. www.animalcenter.org/mardigras

2/11 Chris Fast Band at The Landings at Carlsbad, 11:30am-2:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

2/11 Michelle Can at California Center for the Arts, Escondido, 4pm. www.artcenter.org

2/11 San Diego Sockers vs. Soles de Sonora at Valley View Casino Center, 5:05pm. www.sdsockers.com

2/11 Velvet Sushi at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

2/11 Andres Lopez at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

2/11-12 Baseball: Cal State San Marcos Cougars vs. University of Antelope Valley Pioneers at Cal State San Marcos, 11am & 2pm. www.csusmcougars.com

2/13 Mardi Gras

2/13 Mardi Gras Masquerade Parade & Celebration in the Gaslamp Quarter, 5pm. www.sdmardigras.com

2/13 South O Walkabout in Oceanside, 5-8pm. www.visitoceanside.org

2/13 Triple Shot at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

2/13 Lyle Lovett & Robert Earl Keene at California Center for the Arts, Escondido, 7:30pm. www.artcenter.org

2/14 Valentine’s Day – See our Dining Section for intimate dining suggestions.

2/14 Ash Wednesday

2/14 Valentine’s Day Coastal Cruise in Oceanside, 4-6pm. www.visitoceanside.org

2/14 Valentine’s Day Dinner at Hunte Nairobi Pavilion in San Diego Zoo Safari Park, 5:30-7:30pm. www.sdzsafaripark.org

2/14 San Diego Gulls vs. Bakersfield Condors at Valley View Casino Center, 7pm. www.sandiegogulls.com

2/14 Open Mic Night at Tower 13. www.tower13.com

2/14 Lettuce at The Observatory North Park, 8pm. www.observatorysd.com

2/15 Miranda Lambert at Viejas Arena, 7pm. www.as.sdsu.edu/viejas_arena

2/15 Lana Del Rey at Valley View Casino Center, 8pm. www.valleyviewcasinocenter.com

2/15 Los Angeles Azules at Balboa Theatre, 8pm. www.sandiegotheatres.org

2/15-17 Del Mar Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival at Del Mar Fairgrounds. www.quiltcraftsew.com

2/16 Foreign Film Friday: Pink at Ruby G. Schulman Auditorium, 4 & 7pm. Free admission. www.carlsbadca.gov

2/16 Dave Booda at Tower 13. www.tower13.com

2/16 BlackCherry Lightnin’ at The Landings at Carlsbad, 6:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

2/16 Greenflash at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

2/16 The Harlem Globetrotters at Valley View Casino Center, 7pm. www.valleyviewcasinocenter.com

2/16 The Casbah presents Ghostemane at House of Blues San Diego. www.casbahmusic.com

2/16 Harry Potter & The Prisoner of Azkaban in concert at Copley Symphony Hall, 8pm. www.sandiegosymphony.org

2/16 Tiffany Haddish: #SheReady at Pechanga Resort & Casino, 8pm. www.pechanga.com

2/16 Gameface at The Casbah. www.casbahmusic.com

2/16 Como La Flor Band: Tribute to Selena at Music Box, 9pm. www.musicboxsd.com

2/16-17 The English Beat at Belly Up, 9pm. www.bellyup.com

2/16-18 San Diego Ballet presents Ritmos Latinos at Lyceum Theatre. www.sandiegoballet.org

2/16-25 Star Theatre Company presents Nunsense at Star Theatre. www.startheatreco.com

2/16-3/11 I Ought to Be in Pictures at Patio Playhouse. www.patioplayhouse.com

2/17 Breakfast with Tigers at Sambutan Longhouse in San Diego Zoo Safari Park, 8-9am. www.sdzsafaripark.org

2/17 PAW Walk at San Diego Botanic Garden, 9am-1pm. www.sdbgarden.org

2/17 Baseball: Cal State San Marcos Cougars vs. Concordia University Irvine Eagles at Cal State San Marcos, 10am & 1pm. www.csusmcougars.com

2/17-18 San Diego Pet Con at Del Mar Fairgrounds. www.sandiegopetcon.com

2/17 Road Dog at The Landings at Carlsbad, 6:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

2/17 Gregory Michaels at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

2/17 Four Voices, One Journey – Darren, Daryl, Jason & Thor at Pechanga Resort & Casino, 7pm. www.pechanga.com

2/17 San Diego Gulls vs. Ontario Reign at Valley View Casino Center, 7pm. www.sandiegogulls.com

2/17 Air Supply at Harrah’s Resort, 8pm. www.caesars.com/harrahs-socal

2/17-18 Western Surfing Association Championship Tour Event #7 at Huntington Beach Pier

South Side. www.surfwsa.org

2/18 Mardi Gras Half Marathon, 10K, 5K & Kid’s Dash in Mission Bay. www.wiz-events.com/mardi-gras

2/18 Gospel Brunch at House of Blues San Diego, 11am. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

2/18 Dan Bardon at The Landings at Carlsbad, 11:30am-2:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

2/18 Harry Potter & The Prisoner of Azkaban in concert at Copley Symphony Hall, 2pm. www.sandiegosymphony.org

2/18 American Chines Culture & Education Foundation Chinese New Year Celebration at Poway Center for the Performing Arts, 6:30pm. www.powaycenter.com

2/18 Wheelhouse at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

2/18 Beth Hart at Balboa Theatre, 7pm. www.sandiegotheatres.org

2/18 BETAMAXX at Belly Up, 8pm. www.bellyup.com

2/19 Presidents’ Day

2/19 Warren Le Plante at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

2/19 Mike Gordon at Belly Up, 8pm. www.bellyup.com

2/19 Bully at The Casbah. www.casbahmusic.com

2/20 Theory of a Deadman at House of Blues San Diego, 6:30pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

2/20 3 on a Tree at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

2/20 Tune-Yards with Sudan Archives at The Observatory North Park, 8pm. www.observatorysd.com

2/20 Shovels & Rope at Belly Up, 8pm. www.bellyup.com

2/20 Clap Your Hands Say Yeah: Some Loud Thunder 10thAnniversary Tour at The Casbah. www.casbahmusic.com

2/21 Motionless in White at House of Blues San Diego, 6pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

2/21 Open Mic Night at Tower 13. www.tower13.com

2/21 Proud Momma at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

2/21 Icon for Hire at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

2/21 Julian Lage Trio at Music Box, 8:30pm. www.musicboxsd.com

2/21-25 San Diego Bird Festival at Marina Village Conference Center. www.sandiegoaudubon.org

2/21-3/18 This Random World at North Coast Repertory Theatre. www.northcoastrep.org

2/21-3/18 The Graduate at Laguna Playhouse. www.lagunaplayhouse.com

2/22 Black Violin at California Center for the Arts, Escondido. www.artcenter.org

2/22 Women’s Basketball: Cal State San Marcos Cougars vs. Cal State Los Angeles Eagles at Cal State San Marcos, 5:30pm. www.csusmcougars.com

2/22 Abba Mania at Balboa Theatre, 7:30pm. www.sandiegotheatres.org

2/22 Men’s Basketball: Cal State San Marcos Cougars vs. Cal State Los Angeles Eagles at Cal State San Marcos, 7:30pm. www.csusmcougars.com

2/22 San Diego Sockers vs. Rio Grande Valley Barracudas at Valley View Casino Center, 7:35pm. www.sdsockers.com

2/22 The Wood Brothers at Belly Up, 8pm. www.bellyup.com

2/22 Willie Watson at The Casbah. www.casbahmusic.com

2/22 1000MODS at Space. www.casbahmusic.com

2/22-24 Sage Creek High School Drama Department presents Footloose at Carlsbad Cultural Arts Center. Email sagecreekdrama@gmail.com with questions or ticket orders.

2/22-26 26th Annual Kuumba Fest Celebration & Afrofuturism Summit at Lyceum Theatre. www.sdrep.org

2/22-3/5 Circus Vargas: Dreaming of Pirates at Westfield North County. www.circusvargas.com

2/23 Pet Pals at San Diego Humane Society, 4:30-5:30pm. www.sdhumane.org

2/23 Greg Douglass at The Landings at Carlsbad, 6:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

2/23 Ron Pope at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

2/23 The Harlem Globetrotters at Valley View Casino Center, 7pm. www.valleyviewcasinocenter.com

2/23 Sam Bybee at Tower 13. www.tower13.com

2/23 Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons at Pala Casino, Spa & Resort, 7:30pm. www.palacasino.com/entertainment

2/23 Los Angeles Lakers vs. Dallas Mavericks at Staples Center, 7:30pm. Watch on SPECSN, SPECD & ESPN. www.nba.com/lakers

2/23 Lovett or Leave It at Balboa Theatre, 8pm. www.sandiegotheatres.org

2/23 Missing Persons at The Casbah. www.casbahmusic.com

2/23 Bahamas at Belly Up, 9pm. www.bellyup.com

2/23-25 He Was a Slave at Community Actor’s Theatre in San Diego. www.communityactorstheatre.com

2/23-3/11 Oceanside Theatre Company presents Outside Mullingar at Sunshine Brooks Theatre. www.oceansidetheatre.org

2/24 Family Fun Day: Health & Safety Fair in downtown Vista. (760) 414-9391

2/24 Men’s & Women’s Track & Field Mangrum Invitational at Cal State San Marcos. www.csusmcougars.com

2/24 Scholastic Surf Series: San Diego Middle School Division 1 at South Oceanside Pier. www.surfsss.org

2/24 Sunrise Surprise Stroll at San Diego Zoo, 7:30-9am. www.sandiegozoo.org

2/24 Year of the Dog Chinese Lantern Festival at Mira Costa College, 12:30-3pm. www.miracosta.edu/events

2/24 Women’s Basketball: Cal State San Marcos Cougars vs. Cal State Dominguez Hills Toros at Cal State San Marcos, 5:30pm. www.csusmcougars.com

2/24 An Evening of Chocolate at SAE Kitchen, San Marcos, 6pm. (760)

715-3142 www.dlitefulchocolat.com/workshops-and-events.html

2/24 Custard Pie at The Landings at Carlsbad, 6:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

2/24 John Bennett & Friends at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

2/24 Dark Star Orchestra at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

2/24-25 The Call with Peggy Liu at California Center for the Arts, Escondido, 1pm. www.artcenter.org

2/24-3/4 Rise of the Phoenix art exhibition at Iron Fist Brewing. www.ironfistbrewing.com

2/24-3/4 San Diego Opera presents Turandot at San Diego Civic Theatre, 7pm. www.sandiegotheatres.org

2/24 San Diego Winter Brew Fest at Reuben H. Fleet Science Center, 7-10pm. www.sandiegobrewfest.com

2/24 Men’s Basketball: Cal State San Marcos Cougars vs. Cal State Dominguez Hills Toros at Cal State San Marcos, 7:30pm. www.csusmcougars.com

2/24 Styx at Pala Casino, Spa & Resort, 7:30pm. www.palacasino.com/entertainment

2/24 Jesse Cook at California Center for the Arts, Escondido, 7:30pm. www.artcenter.org

2/23-25 Silver Bay Kennel Club of San Diego Dog Show at Del Mar Fairgrounds. www.jbradshaw.com

2/24 Affinity: A Ray Brown & Oscar Peterson Tribute at Copley Symphony Hall, 8pm. www.sandiegosymphony.org

2/24 Sounds of the Big Easy at Poway Center for the Performing Arts, 8pm. www.powayonstage.org

2/24 Bruno Major at The Casbah. www.casbahmusic.com

2/24 Jackson Browne: Honoring Quiltman at Pechanga Resort & Casino, 8pm. www.pechanga.com

2/24 Steve Poltz 9th Annual 50th Birthday Bash feat. The Rugburns at Belly Up, 9pm. www.bellyup.com

2/24 The Aggrolites feat. Slightly Stoopid Horns at Music Box, 9:30pm. www.musicboxsd.com

2/24-25 National Scholastic Surfing Association Open Season Surf Competition at Salt Creek, Dana Point. www.nssa.org

2/24-25 36th Annual Chinese New Year Fair in downtown San Diego, 10am-5pm. www.sdcny.org

2/25 Scholastic Surf Series: San Diego Middle School Division 2 at South Oceanside Pier. www.surfsss.org

2/25 Baseball: Cal State San Marcos Cougars vs. UC San Diego Tritons at Cal State San Marcos, 11am & 2pm. www.csusmcougars.com

2/25 Arnie & Friends at The Landings at Carlsbad, 11:30am-2:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

2/25 Beat Quest: A Musical Journey Through Rhythm, Time & Place at Copley Symphony Hall, 2pm. www.sandiegosymphony.org

2/25 Escondido Choral Arts presents The Center Chorale, Symphony Orchestra & Mojalet Dance Collective at California Center for the Arts, Escondido, 3pm. www.artcenter.org

2/25 Escondido Rotary Club & Foundation presents Coeur de Cuisine at California Center for the Arts, Escondido, 5-8pm. www.coeurdecuisine.com

2/25 Herb Alpert & Lani Hall at Belly Up, 7pm. www.bellyup.com

2/25 Enter Shikari at Music Box, 8pm. www.musicboxsd.com

2/25 Chippendales at House of Blues San Diego, 8pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

2/25 Busty & The Bass at The Casbah. www.casbahmusic.com

2/25 Crooked Colours at Soda Bar. www.casbahmusic.com

2/26 Jacob Sartorius at House of Blues San Diego, 6:30pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

2/26 Demi Lovato & DJ Khaled at Viejas Arena, 7:30pm. www.as.sdsu.edu/viejas_arena

2/26-27 An Evening with Robert Dubac at North Coast Repertory Theatre, 7:30pm. www.northcoastrep.org

2/26 Snarky Puppy at Belly Up, 8pm. www.bellyup.com

2/26 Janiva Magness at The Casbah. www.casbahmusic.com

2/27 CCAA Tournament – First Round. Location TBD. www.goccaa.org

2/27 Birthday at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

2/27 San Diego Gulls vs. San Antonio Rampage at Valley View Casino Center, 7pm. www.sandiegogulls.com

2/27 Burger A-Go-Go #1: The Coathangers at Belly Up, 8pm. www.bellyup.com

2/27 Real Estate at Music Box, 9pm. www.musicboxsd.com

2/28-3/1 Purim

2/28 Open Mic Night at Tower 13. www.tower13.com

2/28 Los Angeles Clippers vs. Houston Rockets at Staples Center, 7:30pm. Watch on Fox Sports Prime Ticket & ESPN. www.nba.com/clippers

2/28 Burger A-Go-Go #2: Dengue Fever at Music Box, 8pm. www.musicboxsd.com

2/28 Spafford at Belly Up, 8pm. www.bellyup.com

2/28 Thurston Moore Group at The Casbah. www.casbahmusic.com

 

March


3/1 Cuisine for Kids fundraiser at Boys & Girls Clubs of Oceanside, 5:30-8pm. www.bgcoceanside.org

3/1 Flamenco Nova at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

3/1 Jeff Dunham at Valley View Casino Center, 7pm. www.valleyviewcasinocenter.com

3/1 Jake Shimabukuro at California Center for the Arts, Escondido, 7:30pm. www.artcenter.org

3/1 Pierre Laurent-Aimard at Balboa Theatre, 8pm. www.sandiegotheatres.org

3/1 The Dears at The Casbah. www.casbahmusic.com

3/1 Money Chicha at Soda Bar. www.casbahmusic.com

3/1 They Might Be Giants at Belly Up, 9pm. www.bellyup.com

3/1 Suicide Girls: Blackheart Burlesque at Music Box, 9:30pm. www.musicboxsd.com

3/1-4 Pacific Coast Men’s Doubles Championship at La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club. www.ljbtc.com

3/1-5/13 The Flower Fields in Carlsbad. www.theflowerfields.com

3/2 Mickey Cafagna Memorial Golf Classic at Rancho Bernardo Inn. Shotgun start at 8:30am. www.rancho-bernardo-inn.mytruesite.com

3/2 Foreign Film Friday: The Sea Inside at Ruby G. Schulman Auditorium, 4 & 7pm. Free admission. www.carlsbadca.gov

3/2 Nothing More at House of Blues San Diego, 5:30pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

3/2 Eric French at Tower 13. www.tower13.com

2/2 Clapton Hook at The Landings at Carlsbad, 6:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

3/2 Johnny C at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

3/2 San Diego Gulls vs. Ontario Reign at Valley View Casino Center, 7pm. www.sandiegogulls.com

3/2 An Evening with Langhorne Slim at Music Box, 7pm. www.musicboxsd.com

3/2 Los Angeles Clippers vs. New York Knicks at Staples Center, 7:30pm. Watch on Fox Sports Prime Ticket. www.nba.com/clippers

3/2 Margo Price at Belly Up, 9pm. www.bellyup.com

3/2-3 CCAA Tournament – Semifinals & Finals at Cal Poly Pomona. www.goccaa.org

3/2-4 Broadway San Diego presents Stomp at Balboa Theatre. www.sandiegotheatres.org

3/2-4 Spring Home/Garden Show at Del Mar Fairgrounds. www.springhomegardenshow.com

3/2-18 JCompany Youth Theatre presents Disney’s Beauty & the Beast at David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre, La Jolla. www.sdcjc.org

3/3 Scholastic Surf Series: San Diego High School Divisions 3 & 4 at La Jolla Shores. www.surfsss.org

3/3 Finish Chelsea’s Run at Balboa Park, 7:30am. www.chelseaslight.org

3/3 Sunrise Surprise Stroll at San Diego Zoo, 7:30-9am. www.sandiegozoo.org

3/3 Colon Cancer Alliance Undy Run/Walk at De Anza Cove, Mission Bay Park, 8:30am. www.ccalliance.org/sandiego

3/3 The Biocom Institute Festival of Science & Engineering EXPO Day at Petco Park. Free admission. www.lovestemsd.org

3/3 Pala Paint & Sip at Pala Casino, Spa & Resort, 1pm. www.palacasino.com/entertainment

3/3 San Diego Humane Society Canine Ambassador Meet & Greet at Museum of Man, 1-2:30pm. www.museumofman.org/exhibits/living-with-animals

3/3 KinderNights at San Diego Zoo, 6-7:30pm. www.sandiegozoo.org

3/3 Too Rude For Sunday at The Landings at Carlsbad, 6:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

3/3 Mystic Groove at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

3/3 San Diego Sockers vs. El Paso Coyotes at Valley View Casino Center, 7:05pm. www.sdsockers.com

3/3 Daebreon Poiema: The Reason Why I Sing at Moonlight Amphitheatre, 7:30pm. www.moonlightstage.com

3/3 Gogol Bordello at The Observatory North Park, 8pm. www.observatorysd.com

3/3 La Jolla Music Society presents Ax – Kavakos – Ma at Copley Symphony Hall, 8pm. www.sandiegosymphony.org

3/3 Boyz II Men at Pechanga Resort & Casino, 8pm. www.pechanga.com

3/3 Anderson East at Belly Up, 9pm. www.bellyup.com

3/3-4 Spring Busker Festival at Seaport Village. Free admission. www.seaportvillage.com

3/3-11 San Diego Festival of Science & Engineering at various locations in San Diego County. www.lovestemsd.org

3/4 Encinitas Half Marathon Expo at Moonlight Beach. www.encinitashalfmarathon.com

3/4 Scholastic Surf Series: San Diego High School Division 5 at La Jolla Shores. www.surfsss.org

3/4 St. Patrick’s Day Half Marathon, 5K Walk & Green Mile Fun Run in downtown El Cajon. www.stpatricksdayhalf.com

3/4 Sunrise Surprise Stroll at San Diego Zoo, 7:30-9am. www.sandiegozoo.org

3/4 Chris Fast Band at The Landings at Carlsbad, 11:30am-2:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

3/4 90th Annual Academy Awards at Dolby Theatre, 5pm. Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel. Watch on ABC. www.oscars.org

3/4 Los Angeles Clippers vs. Brooklyn Nets at Staples Center, 6pm. Watch on Fox Sports Prime Ticket. www.nba.com/clippers

3/4 Gypsy Groove at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

3/4 Dancing with the Stars Live: Light Up the Night at Copley Symphony Hall, 7:30pm. www.sandiegosymphony.org

3/4 Stone Temple Pilots at The Observatory North Park, 8pm. www.observatorysd.com

3/5 Bird Watching at San Diego Botanic Garden, 8am. First Monday of each month. www.sdbgarden.org

3/5-6 311 at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

3/5 John Bennett & Friends at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

3/5 IMPRO Theatre presents Play UnScripted at North Coast Repertory Theatre, 7:30pm. www.northcoastrep.org

3/5 Los Angeles Lakers vs. Portland Trailblazers at Staples Center, 7:30pm. Watch on SPECSN/SPECD & NBATV. www.nba.com/lakers

3/6-11 Pan American Beach Handball Championships at Junior Seau Pier Amphitheatre. www.teamusa.org/usa-team-handball

3/6 Semisi at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

3/6 San Diego Gulls vs. Cleveland Monsters at Valley View Casino Center, 7pm. www.sandiegogulls.com

3/6 Prayer Dudz presentsTuesday Night Comics at North Coast Repertory Theatre, 7:30pm. www.northcoastrep.org

3/6 Celebrating David Bowie at Balboa Theatre, 7:30pm. www.sandiegotheatres.org

3/6 J.S. Bach & Friends at The Auditorium at The Scripps Research Institute, 7:30pm. www.sandiegosymphony.org

3/6 Los Angeles Clippers vs. New Orleans Pelicans at Staples Center, 7:30pm. Watch on Fox Sports Prime Ticket & TNT. www.nba.com/clippers

3/7 San Marcos State of the City Address at California State University San Marcos, 11am-1:30pm. www.sanmarcoschamber.com

3/7 Mark Cantor’s Giants of Jazz on Film at David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre. www.lfjcc.org

3/7 Brogue Wave at California Center for the Arts, Escondido. www.artcenter.org

3/7 Open Mic Night at Tower 13. www.tower13.com

3/7 Cody Carter at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

3/7 Jim Gibson at The Landings at Carlsbad, 5:30pm. Every Wednesday. www.carlsbadlandings.com

3/7 Marmozets & Eden at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

3/7 Los Angeles Lakers vs. Orlando Magic at Staples Center, 7:30pm. Watch on SPECSN/SPECD. www.nba.com/lakers

3/7 Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band at Belly Up, 8pm. www.bellyup.com

3/7 Herbie Hancock at Balboa Theatre, 8pm. www.sandiegotheatres.org

3/7 K. Michelle: The People I Used To Know at Music Box, 8:30pm. www.musicboxsd.com

3/7-16 San Diego Robotics Competition at Del Mar Fairgrounds. Free admission. www.sandiegoregional.com

3/7-4/22 A Little Night Music at Cygnet Theatre. www.cygnettheatre.com

3/8 New Politics at House of Blues San Diego, 6:30pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

3/8 Corey Leal at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

3/8 Chris Botti at California Center for the Arts, Escondido, 7:30pm. www.artcenter.org

3/8 Antibalas at Belly Up, 8pm. www.bellyup.com

3/8-18 The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee at Mira Costa College. www.miracosta.edu/events

3/9 Iced Earth, Fozzy, Sanctuary & guests at House of Blues San Diego, 5:30pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

3/9 Ben Powell at Tower 13. www.tower13.com

3/9 Greg Douglass at The Landings at Carlsbad, 6:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

3/9 Jay Cain at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

3/9 Bria Skonberg at California Center for the Arts, Escondido, 7:30pm. www.artcenter.org

3/9 Los Angeles Clippers vs. Cleveland Cavaliers at Staples Center, 7:30pm. Watch on Fox Sports Prime Ticket & NBATV. www.nba.com/clippers

3/9 Bach & Mahler at Copley Symphony Hall, 8pm. www.sandiegosymphony.org

3/9 Palm at Space. www.casbahmusic.com

3/9 Thunderpussy at The Casbah. www.casbahmusic.com

3/9 Dead Man’s Party at Belly Up, 9pm. www.bellyup.com

3/9 Talib Kweli presents the Radio Silence Tour at Music Box, 9:30pm. www.musicboxsd.com

3/9-10 Pechanga Wine Festival & Chocolate Decadence at Pechanga Resort & Casino. www.pechanga.com

3/9-11 Cherry Blossom Festival at the Japanese Friendship Garden, Balboa Park, 10am-6pm. www.niwa.org

3/9-11 Surfing America USA Surfing Prime Junior Event at Oceanside Harbor North Jetty. www.surfingamerica.org

3/9-12 NCAA West Regional. Location TBD. www.ncaa.com

3/10 San Elijo Hills – Hops in The Hills Beer Festival 3-6pm www.hopsinthehills.net

3/10 Pay What You Can Day at California Center for the Arts, Escondido. www.artcenter.org

3/10 Kids in the Garden: Bugs & Butterflies at Alta Vista Botanical Gardens, 10am-12pm. (760) 822-6824 www.altavistagardens.org

3/10 Macaron Workshop: Spring Colors & Flavors at SAE Kitchen, San Marcos, 10:30am. (760)

715-3142 www.dlitefulchocolat.com/workshops-and-events.html

3/10 The City of Carlsbad presents Starring Artists: An Interview & Performance Experience – Traversing the Americas with Violin & Guitar at Ruby G. Schulman Auditorium, 2-3:30pm. Free admission. www.carlsbadca.gov

3/10 Taste of Bressi at Boys & Girls Clubs of Carlsbad, 2-6pm. www.bgccarlsbad.org

3/10 Gulliver’s Travels in Space at Poway Center for the Performing Arts, 3 & 7pm. www.powayonstage.org

3/10 Reception for Daniel Dust: Solo Show at Distinction Art Gallery, 6-10pm. www.distinctionart.com

3/10 Get Groovin at The Landings at Carlsbad, 6:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

3/10 ZZ Ward at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

3/10 The Ten Tenors at Balboa Theatre, 7:30pm. www.sandiegotheatres.org

3/10 Los Angeles Clippers vs. Orlando Magic at Staples Center, 7:30pm. Watch on Fox Sports Prime Ticket. www.nba.com/clippers

3/10 Untitled original work by a local Fallbrook student at Mission Theatre, 7:30pm. www.missiontheater.com

3/10 Leo Rising at Mr. Peabody’s, 8pm. www.peabodysrocks.com

3/10 The Manhattan Transfer at Copley Symphony Hall, 8pm. www.sandiegosymphony.org

3/10 Billie Eilish at Music Box, 8pm. www.musicboxsd.com

3/10-11 Kronos Quartet at Mira Costa College. www.miracosta.edu/events

3/10-11 POP Tour: Home of the Brave at La Jolla Playhouse. www.lajollaplayhouse.org

3/10-11 National Scholastic Surfing Association Open Season Surf Competition at Huntington Beach Pier. www.nssa.org

3/11-12 Baseball: Cal State San Marcos Cougars vs. Cal State East Bay Pioneers. www.csusmcougars.com

3/11 Daylight Saving Time Begins

3/11 NCAA Selection Sunday

3/11 NCAA March Madness Begins

3/11 San Diego Half Marathon & 5K. www.sdhalfmarathon.com

3/11-12 Masters of Hawaiian Music at California Center for the Arts, Escondido. www.artcenter.org

3/11 Bach & Mahler at Copley Symphony Hall, 2pm. www.sandiegosymphony.org

3/11 Los Angeles Lakers vs. Cleveland Cavaliers at Staples Center, 6pm. Watch on SPECSN/SPECD & ESPN. www.nba.com/lakers

3/11 Velvet Sushi at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

3/11 Robert Stevenson of a Silent Film at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

3/11 Kate Bush Dance Party at The Casbah. www.casbahmusic.com

3/12 Buddy Guy at California Center for the Arts, Escondido, 7:30pm. www.artcenter.org

3/13 Triple Shot at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

3/13 San Diego Gulls vs. San Antonio Rampage at Valley View Casino Center, 7pm. www.sandiegogulls.com

3/13 Los Angeles Lakers vs. Denver Nuggets at Staples Center, 7:30pm. Watch on SPECSN/SPECD & NBATV. www.nba.com/lakers

3/13-14 NCAA First Four at University of Dayton Arena, Dayton, Ohio. www.ncaa.com

3/14 Vista Night Out in downtown Vista. www.vvba.org

3/14 Flogging Molly at The Observatory North Park, 8pm. www.observatorysd.com

3/14 The Mowgli’s at The Casbah. www.casbahmusic.com

3/14 Open Mic Night at Tower 13. www.tower13.com

3/14-17 Star Repertory Theatre presents Legally Blonde the Musical at California Center for the Arts, Escondido. www.starrepertorytheatre.com

3/15 San Diego Humane Society Pet Assisted Therapy at Museum of Man, 1-2pm. www.museumofman.org/exhibits/living-with-animals/

3/15 Disney Junior Dance Party at Balboa Theatre, 6pm. www.sandiegotheatres.org

3/15 A$AP Ferg at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

3/15 Rachael Yamagata at Belly Up, 8pm. www.bellyup.com

3/15 Emancipator Ensemble Baralku Tour at Music Box, 9pm. www.musicboxsd.com

3/15-25 San Diego Latino Film Festival at AMC Fashion Valley 18. www.sdlatinofilm.com

3/16 Foreign Film Friday: Heartbreaker at Ruby G. Schulman Auditorium, 4 & 7pm. Free admission. www.carlsbadca.gov

3/16 NCAA Men’s Championship First Round at Viejas Arena. www.as.sdsu.edu/viejas_arena

3/16 BlackCherry Lightnin’at The Landings at Carlsbad, 6:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

3/16 Greenflash at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

3/16 International Film Series: Fatima at Mira Costa College, 7pm. www.miracosta.edu/events

3/16 San Diego Gulls vs. Milwaukee Admirals at Valley View Casino Center, 7pm. www.sandiegogulls.com

3/16 Los Angeles Lakers vs. Miami Heat at Staples Center, 7:30pm. Watch on SPECSN/SPECD & NBATV. www.nba.com/lakers

3/16 Los Lobos at Poway Center for the Performing Arts, 8pm. www.powayonstage.org

3/16 La Jolla Music Society presents Academy of St. Martin in the Fields at Copley Symphony Hall, 8pm. www.sandiegosymphony.org

3/16 The Infamous Stringdusters at Belly Up, 9:30pm. www.bellyup.com

3/16-17 San Diego Ballet presents White in White at White Box Live Arts. www.sdballet.org

3/16-18 Sailing World Helly Hansen NOOD Sailboat Racing Regatta in San Diego. www.sailingworld.com/nood-regattas

3/16-18 Revolution Talent Competition at San Diego Convention Center. www.revolutiontalent.com

3/17 St. Patrick’s Day – See our Dining & Party Directory

3/17 Men’s & Women’s Track & Field Ross & Sharon Irwin Collegiate Scoring Meet at Point Loma Nazarene University. www.csusmcougars.com

3/17 Tip Top Run Leprechaun Dash & Bash at Agua Hedionda Lagoon Discovery Center. www.aguahedionda.org/tip-top-run

3/17 Bark in the Park fundraiser at Live Oak Dog Park, Fallbrook, 8:30am-1:30pm. www.liveoakdogpark.com

3/17-18 Spring Planting Jubilee& Tomato Sale at San Diego Botanic Garden, 9am-5pm. www.sdbgarden.org

3/17 St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival in Balboa Park. Parade starts at 10:30am, festival from 9am-6pm. www.stpatsparade.org

3/17 Hell Fire Fat Tire Mountain Bike Race at Camp Pendleton. www.mccscp.com/hellfire

3/17 Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live at Balboa Theatre, 2 & 5:30pm. www.sandiegotheatres.org

3/17 ShamROCK Block Party in the Gaslamp Quarter, 4pm-12am. www.sandiegoshamrock.com

3/17 KinderNights at San Diego Zoo, 6-7:30pm. www.sandiegozoo.org

3/17 Road Dog at The Landings at Carlsbad, 6:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

3/17 La Jolla Playhouse Gala at La Jolla Playhouse. www.lajollaplayhouse.org

3/17 Gregory Michaels at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

3/17 San Diego Gulls vs. Bakersfield Condors at Valley View Casino Center, 7pm. www.sandiegogulls.com

3/17 Andy Grammer at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

3/17 Metropolis at Copley Symphony Hall, 8pm. www.sandiegosymphony.org

3/17 Beatles vs. Stones feat. Abbey Road & Jumping Jack Flash at Belly Up, 9pm. www.bellyup.com

3/17 DSB (The Next Best Thing to Journey) at Music Box, 9:30pm. www.musicboxsd.com

3/17-18 National Scholastic Surfing Association Open Season Surf Competition at Oceanside Pier. www.nssa.org

3/17-18 Mira Costa Symphony Orchestra: Inspired by America at Mira Costa College. www.miracosta.edu/events

3/17-18 San Diego Cake Show at Del Mar Fairgrounds, 10am-5pm. www.sandiegocakeshow.com

3/17-25 San Diego Opera presents Florencia en el Amazonas at San Diego Civic Theatre. www.sandiegotheatres.org

3/18 Hot Chocolate 15K &5K Run at Petco Park. www.hotchocolate15k.com/sandiego

3/18 Scholastic Surf Series: San Diego Middle School Division 2 at Avalanche Beach, Ocean Beach. www.surfsss.org

3/18 Gospel Brunch at House of Blues San Diego, 11am. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

3/18 Tchaikovsky Deconstructed at Copley Symphony Hall, 2pm. www.sandiegosymphony.org

3/18 NCAA Men’s Championship SecondRound at Viejas Arena. www.as.sdsu.edu/viejas_arena

3/18 Wheelhouse at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

3/18 Los Angeles Clippers vs. Portland Trailblazers at Staples Center, 7:30pm. Watch on Fox Sports Prime Ticket & NBATV. www.nba.com/clippers

3/18 Walter Trout at Belly Up, 8pm. www.bellyup.com

3/19-25 LPGA Kia Classic at Park Hyatt Aviara Resort. www.kiaclassic.com

3/19 Culture Caravan day trip: swallows return to San Juan Capistrano. www.cityofvista.com

3/19 Warren Le Plante at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

3/19 Sister’s Easter Catechism at Laguna Playhouse. www.lagunaplayhouse.com

3/19-25 Rapiscan Systems Classic golf tournament at Fallen Oak Golf Course in Biloxi, Miss. www.rapiscansystemsclassic.com

3/20 First day of spring

3/20-24 NCAA Division II Elite Eight at Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. www.ncaa.com

3/20 3 on a Tree at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

3/21 Open Mic Night at Tower 13. www.tower13.com

3/21 Sonreal at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

3/21 Lucy Dacus at The Casbah. www.casbahmusic.com

3/21 Proud Momma at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

3/21-22 Queens of the Stone Age at The Observatory North Park, 8pm. www.observatorysd.com

3/21-25 Cirque du Soleil: Crystal – A Breakthrough Ice Experience at Valley View Casino Center. www.valleyviewcasinocenter.com

3/22 Why Don’t We at House of Blues San Diego, 6pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

3/22 Public Access T.V. at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

3/22-23 Phillip Phillips at Belly Up. www.bellyup.com

3/22-4/15 San Diego Repertory Theatre presents Beachtown at Lyceum Theatre. www.sdrep.org

3/23 Men’s Track & Field Aztec Invitational at San Diego State University. www.csusmcougars.com

3/23-25 WonderCon at Anaheim Convention Center. www.comic-con.org/wca

3/23-4/22 Men on Boats at New Village Arts Theatre. www.newvillagearts.org

3/23-4/29 American Mariachi at The Old Globe Theatre. www.theoldglobe.org

3/23 Greg Douglass at The Landings at Carlsbad, 6:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

3/23 Tribal Theory & ELI-MAC at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

3/23 International Film Series: April & the Extraordinary World at Mira Costa College, 7pm. www.miracosta.edu/events

3/24 Race for Autism in Balboa Park. www.raceforautism.org

3/24 SoCal Cyber Cup Challenge Finals & Awards at San Diego Supercomputer Center. www.socalcc.siplay.com

3/24 Chocolate Workshop: Easter Molds & Piping at SAE Kitchen, San Marcos, 7pm. (760)

715-3142 www.dlitefulchocolat.com/workshops-and-events.html

3/24 Custard Pie at The Landings at Carlsbad, 6:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

3/24 John Bennett & Friends at Le Papagayo. www.lepapagayoleucadia.com

3/24 Cesar Millan at California Center for the Arts, Escondido, 7:30pm. www.artcenter.org

3/24 Chick Corea with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra at Copley Symphony Hall, 8pm. www.sandiegosymphony.org

3/24 Rebels, Raiders and Supermen – Music by John Williams performed by SD Symphony Moonlight Amphitheatre www.moonlightstage.com.

3/24 Adam Trent at Balboa Theatre, 7:30pm. www.san www.csusmcougars.comdiegotheatres.org

3/24 L.A. Salami at The Casbah. www.casbahmusic.com

3/24 Durand Jones & The Indications at Soda Bar. www.casbahmusic.com

3/24 Brett Dennen at Belly Up, 9pm. www.bellyup.com

3/24-25 Carlsbad 5000 5K, All Day 20K & Junior Carlsbad 5000 in Carlsbad. www.runrocknroll.com/carlsbad-5000

3/24-25 Western Surfing Association Championship Tour event at Oceanside Harbor South Jetty. www.surfwsa.org

4/24-25 San Diego Crew Classic Rowing Regatta in Mission Bay. www.crewclassic.org

3/25 High Society Jazz Band at California Center for the Arts, Escondido, 2pm. www.artcenter.org

3/25 5th Annual Mariachi Festival at California Center for the Arts, Escondido, 3pm. www.artcenter.org

3/25 Apollo5 Vocal Quintet: With a Song in My Heart at St. James by-the-Sea Episcopal Church, 4pm. www.sjbts.org

3/25 Umphrey’s McGee at The Observatory North Park, 8pm. www.observatorysd.com

3/25 Bonnie Raitt at Pechanga Resort & Casino, 8pm. www.pechanga.com

3/25 The Go Team at The Casbah. www.casbahmusic.com

3/25-26 Baseball: Cal State San Marcos Cougars vs. San Francisco State Gators at Cal State San Marcos. www.csusmcougars.com

3/27-4/1 Broadway San Diego presents Love Never Dies at San Diego Civic Theatre. www.sandiegotheatres.org

3/28 Open Mic Night at Tower 13. www.tower13.com

3/28 San Diego Gulls vs. Bakersfield Condors at Valley View Casino Center, 7pm. www.sandiegogulls.com

3/28 George Clinton at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

3/28 Los Angeles Lakers vs. Dallas Mavericks at Staples Center, 7:30pm. Watch on SPECSN/SPECD. www.nba.com/lakers

3/29 Major League Baseball Opening Day. www.mlb.com

3/29 San Diego Padres vs. Milwaukee Brewers Home Opener Game at Petco Park, 1:10pm. www.mlb.com/padres

3/29 Missio at House of Blues San Diego, 7:30pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

3/29 J. Boog at The Observatory North Park, 8pm. www.observatorysd.com

3/29 Declan McKenna at Music Box, 8pm. www.musicboxsd.com

3/29 Galactic at Belly Up, 8pm. www.bellyup.com

3/29 The Lil Smokies at The Casbah. www.casbahmusic.com

3/30 San Diego Gulls vs. Cleveland Monsters at Valley View Casino Center, 7pm. www.sandiegogulls.com

3/30 San Diego Padres vs. Milwaukee Brewers at Petco Park, 7:10pm. www.mlb.com/padres

3/30 Mira Costa Dance Program presents Physical Frequencies at Mira Costa College, 7:30pm. www.miracosta.edu/events

3/30 Senses Fail, Reggie & The Full Effect, Have Mercy & Household at The Observatory North Park, 7:30pm. www.observatorysd.com

3/30 Los Angeles Lakers vs. Milwaukee Bucks at Staples Center, 7:30pm. Watch on SPECSN/SPECD. www.nba.com/lakers

3/30 Bianca Del Rio at Balboa Theatre, 8pm. www.sandiegotheatres.org

3/30 BlackCherry Lightnin’ at Mr. Peabody’s, 8:30pm. www.peabodysrocks.com

3/30-31 Padres Opening Day Block Party in East Village. www.eastvillagesandiego.com

3/30-4/15 Sweeney Todd: School Edition at Patio Playhouse. www.patioplayhouse.com

3/31 Men’s & Women’s Track & Field California Collegiate Invitational at UC San Diego. www.csusmcougars.com

3/31 NCAA Final Four National Semifinal Game at Alamodome, San Antonio, Texas. www.ncaa.com

3/31 Sunrise Surprise Stroll at San Diego Zoo, 7:30-9am. www.sandiegozoo.org

3/31 Del Mar Mud Run at Del Mar Fairgrounds, 9am-2pm. www.delmarmudrun.com

3/31 Spring Party with Bunny at San Diego Botanic Garden, 10am-1pm. www.sdbgarden.org

3/31 San Diego Padres vs. Milwaukee Brewers at Petco Park, 5:40pm. www.mlb.com/padres

3/31 Gone Blonde at The Landings at Carlsbad, 6:30pm. www.carlsbadlandings.com

3/31 OMD – Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark at House of Blues San Diego, 7pm. www.houseofblues.com/sandiego

3/31 NEMR at Balboa Theatre, 8pm. www.sandiegotheatres.org

 

April


4/1 Easter

4/1 April Fool’s Day

4/1 Los Angeles Clippers vs. Indiana Pacers at Staples Center, 12:30pm. Watch on Fox Sports Prime Ticket. www.nba.com/clippers

4/1 Los Angeles Lakers vs. Sacramento Kings at Staples Center, 6:30pm. Watch on SPECSN/SPECD & NBATV. www.nba.com/lakers

4/2 NCAA Final Four National Championship Game at Alamodome, San Antonio, Texas. www.ncaa.com

4/2-5 San Diego Padres vs. Milwaukee Brewers at Petco Park. www.mlb.com/padres

4/3 Los Angeles Clippers vs. San Antonio Spurs at Staples Center, 7:30pm. Watch on TNT. www.nba.com/clippers

4/4 Los Angeles Lakers vs. San Antonio Spurs at Staples Center, 7:30pm. Watch on SPECSN/SPECD. www.nba.com/lakers

4/5 Taste of Leucadia in downtown Leucadia. (760) 436-2320 info@leucadia101.com

4/6 Los Angeles Lakers vs. Minnesota Timberwolves at Staples Center, 7:30pm. Watch on SPECSN/SPECD & NBATV. www.nba.com/lakers

4/6-7 Elgar Cello Concerto at Copley Symphony Hall, 8pm. www.sandiegosymphony.org

4/7 San Diego Gulls vs. Ontario Reign at Valley View Casino Center, 7pm. www.sandiegogulls.com

4/7 California Ironman 70.3 Triathlon in Oceanside. www.ironman.com

4/7-8 La Jolla Concours d’Elegance at La Jolla Cove. www.lajollaconcours.com