Fun throughout the Week
7/31, 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm , Tuesday. Works by Bach and Tchaikovsky will be presented by chamber musicians and performers from the San Diego Youth Symphony’s International Youth Orchestra. Bring a blanket or chair so you can relax comfortably while listening to the music. FREELocation: La Jolla (Ellen Browning Scripps Park – 1180 Coast Blvd.). Host Organization: La Jolla Music Society. General Information: Hanns Kling at (858) 459-3724 x-218 Internet: www.lajollamusicsociety.org.
8/3, 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm, Friday. Residents in Point Loma can have a relaxing summer evening at Point Loma Park for an outdoor concert. For your listening pleasure, the “Navy Band Southwest” will perform exceptional inspirational music. Refreshments are available if you want a snack. FREELocation: Point Loma Park (1049 Catalina Blvd. near Varona St.) Host Organization: Point Loma Summer Concerts. General Information: Martha Phillips at (619) 300-1961. Internet: www.plconcerts.org.
Fridays at Santee Lakes / Movies by the Lake
8/3, 4:00 pm – close, Friday.
6ish spread out your picnic. 7ish games and contests for the kids. 8ish curl up inder the stars and watch a movie. Santee 2012movieflyerLocation: 9310 Fanita Parkway in Santee General Information: (619) 596-3141. Parking is $8.00
8/4, 7:30 am – 10:00 am, Saturday. You can choose between an 8-mile run or a shorter 3-mile run. Both courses travel through and around Balboa Park giving athletes a variance of travel and a refreshing workout. The activity is sure to get your day off to a good start.Admission: $15 (8-Mile Run) ~ $10 (3-Mile Run). Anticipated Participants: 280. Location: Balboa Park (President’s Way/Pan American Rd. – Pan American Rd. – Aerospace Museum – Pan American Rd. – El Prado – Cabrillo Bridge – Balboa Dr. – Marston Point – Bridle Trail – Upas St. – Zoo Dr. – Bridle Trail – Marston Point – Balboa Dr. – El Prado – Pan American Rd. – Recital Hall) Host Organization: San Diego Track Club. General Information: Frank Williamsen at (619) 578-4666. Internet: www.sdtc.org.
8/4 and 5, 11:00 am – 5:30 pm, Saturday and Sunday. This Philippine festival presents traditional performing arts, songs, music, and costumes. It’s a full day of fabulous performances that you’ll not want to miss. Come early for limited seating near the stage under covered canopies. Then dine and shop for delicious foods and craft merchandise. FREELocation: Balboa Park (lawn area at Park Blvd. & President’s Way). Host Organization: Samahan Filipino American Performing Arts. General Information: Carmen Galang at (619) 286-8029. Internet: www.samahanphildance.com.