San Diego Weekend Events | October 2 – 4

san diego weekend eventsAnother beautiful weekend in San Diego lies ahead, and we couldn’t ask for a better lineup of events and activities – from the San Diego Film Fest to San Diego Fashion Week and everything in between! Check out our top 5 San Diego weekend events here.

Fashion Week San Diego

When: Thurs Oct 1 – Sunday Oct 4
Where: Wall Street, La Jolla CA 92037
What: Check out couture collections from more than 25 designers at runway shows held all weekend outdoors on Wall Street! From trunk shows at La Valencia to Fashion Awards and three different runway shows, if you’re a fashion lover this is an event you won’t want to miss. Check their website for a full schedule of events and ticket purchasing information.

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San Diego Film Festival

When: Thurs, Oct 1 – Sunday, Oct 4
Where: Reading Cinemas at the Gaslamp/ArcLight Cinemas in La Jolla
What: The SDFF returns for its 14th year this week! Enjoy more than 100 films/documentaries/shorts, industry panels, parties, and Friday’s VARIETY Night of the Stars Tribute at MCASD La Jolla honoring Adrien Brody and Geena Davis – plus a host of other red-carpet events and festivities throughout the weekend. Screenings will be held at both the Reading Cinemas downtown and the ArcLight Theater in La Jolla.

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MCAS Miramar Air Show

When: Friday Oct 2 – Sunday Oct 4
Where: Marine Corps Air Station Miramar; San Diego, 92145
What: Come out to Miramar for the largest military air show in the nation, happening all weekend at Air Station Miramar. The beloved Blue Angels will be back to showcase their fast-paced formation flying and choreographed aerobatic maneuvers, along with other exciting performances from military parachute teams and aerial demonstrations. There will also be air show memorabilia on display and plenty of vendors/activities for families.

Maker Faire San Diego

When: Saturday Oct 3 & Sunday Oct 4; 10am-6pm
Where: Balboa Park; 1549 El Prado, San Diego 92101
What: Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth – a family-friendly festival of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker movement. Part science fair, part county fair, and part something entirely new, Maker Faire is an all-ages gathering of tech enthusiasts, crafters, educators, tinkerers, hobbyists, engineers, science clubs, authors, artists, students, and commercial exhibitors.

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Pacific BeachFest

When: Sunday, October 3; 11am-6pm
Where: Pacific Beach Boardwalk; Diamond Street & Thomas Street, San Diego 92109
What: “Discover the Action” this year at the annual Pacific BeachFest! The 7th annual Best of the Beach Taco Contest will be happening from 11am-2pm; 6 restaurants will provide fish taco samples to attendees for judging at $10 for 6 tacos. There will also be live music, a kids’ activity section, and a craft beer garden all day.

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