Festival of Sail is the LARGEST Tall Ship festival on the West Coast and is hosted at the Maritime Museum of San Diego, transforming the North Embarcadero over Labor Day weekend into a nautical theme park. FREE Street Fair area is open to all.
The Little Italy Association is proud to celebrate the time-honored East Coast sporting past time – Stickball. The Labor Day Stickball Tournament was one of San Diego Little Italy’s inaugural events that took over a few streets on Columbia Street to allow these players to revisit some childhood memories.
Since 1990, our largest fundraiser and social event, the gala always features a special theme. We enjoy live music and sassy dancing and an extra-special parade of partygoers on Wall Street and Girard Avenue, always a highlight. Gala guests get into the spirit of the theme by wearing extravagant costumes or cocktail attire. Cocktails and live entertainment on our patio and in the library begin as dusk falls, followed by a delectable dinner catered by the La Jolla Hyatt Regency. After dinner there is dancing and a silent auction. Tickets include the After Party.
San Diego Bayfair has a long and rich tradition in Mission Bay Park. The first race was staged in 1964 thanks to the foresight of the great Unlimited hydroplane racer Bill Muncey. Muncey was the driving force behind Bayfair and getting the racecourse built to host the event.
This fine art festival is part of the ArtWalk San Diego brand known for bringing together all facets of the arts in San diego while promoting the experience of owning orginal art. More than 100 visual artists will show and sell their work, alongside the colorful chalk art that will fill the asphalt as you watch paintings being created before your eyes on the pavement.
Back for its 13th season, the Green Flash concert series combines live music with panoramic ocean views on the aquarium’s stunning Tide-Pool Plaza. Keep an eye out for a real “green flash,” a rare optical phenomenon caused by refraction of light as the sun sets on the horizon.
The La Jolla Cove 10 Mile Relay is one of the most anticipated and enjoyable open water swim events of the year. Organize a team of up to 5 swimmers (or swim it solo), give your team a cool name and enjoy the camaraderie of fellow swimmers and the spirit of swimming with this unique event and charity fundraiser.