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Sep 16, 2017Oceanside Harbor Days
On September 16-17, 2017 the Oceanside Chamber of Commerce along with Tri-City Medical Center and Genentech will present Oceanside Harbor Days at the Oceanside Harbor. The event will feature arts and craft exhibits, great food and fun activities for the entire family. The event is open from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Saturday and 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday.
Two event filled days of sun, sand, and surf provide an outstanding opportunity for residents and neighbors to experience fun activities including the Pirate Village, Arts, Crafts and Food booth areas, Nail 'n' Sail Competition, Military, Public Safety displays, and more.
Sep 16, 2017Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff in the Village
Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff Celebration at New Village Arts! Come join us on Saturday, September 16th from 1pm to 4pm in the New Village Arts Foundry for this free, public event and enjoy live entertainment, crafts for the kids, an interactive art project, raffles and more. Entertainment by Melba Novoa Flamenco, Ballet Tapatio de Oceanside, and House of Panama. Nadia Guevara will host. Raffles include tickets to New Village Art shows and Foundry Artist artwork. Don't miss this fun, community event!
Sep 13, 2017Beach Cleanup Volunteers Need
The City of Carlsbad is seeking volunteers for the 33rd annual California Coastal Cleanup Day, Saturday, Sept. 16, from 9 a.m. to noon at the north end of the city’s beach, at Rue des Chateaux and Ocean Street. Reduce waste at this year's cleanup by bringing along your own bucket, work gloves and reusable water bottle.
Cleanup volunteers not only pick up trash, they also collect data on types of trash and debris found. This data is used to educate the public, businesses, industries and government on pollution prevention. Last year, over 100 volunteers removed over 300 pounds of trash and debris from Tamarack State Beach.
Volunteers are encouraged to sign up at www.cleanupday.org. Click on the map to select the city-sponsored coastal site at Carlsbad – North City Beach or any of the other registered sites. A volunteer waiver form is available on the website or at the event. All volunteers are required to sign the waiver, and participants under 18 must have a waiver signed by a parent or guardian.
Sponsored by I Love A Clean San Diego and part of the larger International Coastal Cleanup Day, the California Coastal Cleanup Day includes events at more than 100 locations throughout San Diego County, including several sites in Carlsbad.
Jul 1, 2017Oceanside Independence Day Parade
Come see floats, bands, walking groups, cool cars and much more during the annual Oceanside Independence Parade in San Diego's North County.
Join us for the annual Independence Day Parade as it makes it way north on Coast Highway from Wisconsin Avenue to Pier View Way (just before City Hall). Come see floats, bands, walking groups, cool cars and much more
The parade starts in front of the 101 Cafe (Coast Highway at Wisconsin Avenue) at 10:00 AM and works its way north with the first unit of the parade reaching City Hall around 10:15 AM. Running time from beginning to end is about two hours.
Viewing of the parade is available from the sidewalks along the entire route. Spectators are encouraged to bring folding chairs. The highest concentration of viewers will be on the north end of the route past Seagaze Drive.
Apr 1, 2017Ironman Oceanside
Oceanside, California offers triathletes a chance to race in the region that birthed the sport in the early 1970s in Mission Bay. The season opener attracts a who's who of triathlon in North America. For more information including where to watch the events, click here.
Mar 13, 2017Diaper Drive
Diaper Drive benefiting the North County Food Bank, now through March 20th. Families living in poverty in North County struggle to afford diapers for their children. A month's supply for one child can cost between $70 and $80. Please donate unopened boxes of diapers for the North County Food Bank's Diaper Bank Program. For drop off locations and more information, click
Dress your canine in Mardi Gras themed costumes and connect with Center adoptables, alumni, and revelers of all ages, breeds, and creeds as we celebrate with a festive parade! Make a day of it and peruse the plethora of delightful treats, homemade goods, and fresh produce at the market before or after the parade.
Parade begins at 11am, followed by the Best Float and Best Dressed Pet contests.
Feb 18, 20175K Paw Walk in the Garden
Take a beautiful, scenic stroll through a 37-acre garden with your best canine companion in tow in the “5K Paw Walk in the Garden” which benefits the Rancho Coastal Humane Society and San Diego Botanic Garden. Enjoy food (for people and dogs), pet products and the unbeatable company of pooches and puppies. After the event, participants can enjoy full access to San Diego Botanic Garden until 2 p.m. For more information, click here!
Feb 11, 2017Celebrate Chinese Lantern Festival
Kung Hei Fat Choy means Happy New Year! We are celebrating the end of the Lunar New Year with the Chinese Lantern Festival! Join us for an explosive story time and a cultural connection; learning numbers in Chinese!
• Smart Art (Art Studio-Full Day): Chinese Lanterns :Light the way to good fortune, happiness, wealth, and longevity with these Chinese Lanterns! Your children will sharpen their fine motor skills as they create and decorate lovely lanterns for your windows or doors.
• Sensational Story Time (11:00am): Lanterns and Firecrackers will take your child on a Lunar New Year’s adventure from start to finish!
• Cultural Connection (3:00pm): Chinese Numbers :We will learn our numbers in Chinese and then practice tracing the numbers together. Saturday, 2/11, 11:00am-3:30pm
Jan 23, 2017Encinitas Wellness Week
The Encinitas 101 MainStreet Association kicks off its 7th Annual Wellness Week with a Wellness Festival at the Encinitas Library on Saturday, January 21. Peruse dozens of exhibitors offering product demos and samples, and take advantage of free health screenings, mini-treatments, and educational workshops. There will be something of interest for all ages. Then, through January 27, enjoy free classes, treatments, consultations, and presentations, as well as other community events, including a Wellness Week Happy Hour and the Tibetan Bowl and Gong concert
Jan 15, 2017Carlsbad Marathon & Half
The Carlsbad Marathon & Half is back! January 15. The out-and-back marathon course is gently rolling, with much of it is along the beautiful Pacific Ocean. The highest point of elevation is 308 feet above sea level reached gradually between miles 5 and 9 (click here for course map). The race starts at the Shoppes at Carlsbad. It begins by passing the Buena Vista Lagoon in the early miles, setting the event's naturalistic tone. The course and surroundings soon pick up the beat as participants make their way through spectator-packed Carlsbad Village, a quaint but popular mix of restaurants, shops and hotels. Mile three exposes stunning views of the Pacific Ocean, providing an inspiring sight and gorgeous backdrop as rolling hills carry runners and walkers past sandy beaches and rolling surf. Participants head east on Palomar Airport Road for a 3-mile trip inland, then out to the coast and south on Carlsbad Boulevard (Highway 101) to a U-turn at La Costa Avenue, then back up the coast to the finish line. Need to know what roads are closed? Click here!
Jan 13, 2017MLK Day Parade
Join all the celebrations on Harbor Drive for the 37th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Parade. This celebration honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through numerous universities, community organizations and individuals and families who want to recognize his legacy. The parade is filled with floats, soulful high school bands, drill teams, colleges, fraternities and sororities, churches, youth groups and much more. The parade is coordinated by the Zeta Sigma Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha, the oldest Black fraternity in America, founded in 1906.
Dec 30, 2016Carlsbad: Recycle Your Christmas Tree
Now that Christmas 2016 has come and gone, help divert green waste from the landfill by recycling your Christmas tree.
The city of Carlsbad is offering free, curbside pickup through Friday, Jan. 13 and drop-off bin locations for Christmas trees through Saturday, Jan. 14. Trees will be recycled and converted into mulch that will be used throughout San Diego County.
Curbside tree pickup will take place on normally scheduled collection days. Drop off locations in Carlsbad include:
Calavera Hills Community Park, 2997 Glasgow Drive
Stagecoach Community Park,3420 Camino de los Coches
Poinsettia Community Park, 6600 Hidden Valley Road
Fire Station 1, 1275 Carlsbad Village Drive
Residential curbside trash and recycling, as well as commercial pickup will remain on normal service schedule the weeks following Christmas and New Year’s Day. Customers are asked to place carts out for pickup on their normal service day. When placing trees for curbside collection, customers are asked to follow these guidelines:
Remove all decorations, including tinsel, lights, ornaments and tree stands.
Trees taller than 6 feet must be cut in half and placed next to your green waste cart.
When possible, residents are asked to cut down the tree so that it fits inside the green waste cart, with the lid closed for collection.
Please note that flocked trees cannot be recycled and must be disposed of through regular trash service. Flocked trees must fit into the trash cart, with the lid closed for collection.
Dec 27, 2016Where to Ring in 2017 Around San Diego
Sometimes New Year’s Eve is all about dressing to the nines, carrying an itty-bitty purse, and dancing the night away with other grown-ups. Other times, it’s all about quality family fun and early bedtimes. Both are great–but since we’re kinda partial to ringing in 2017 with our kiddos, here are a few creative ideas for a sweet celebration with your family. Happy new year! Click here for some creative New Year's Eve ideas.
Dec 17, 2016Celebrate the Holiday SEAson!
From December 1 to 31, Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography is transformed into a holiday wonderland full of SEAsonal activities for the whole family.
Deck the Hall (of Fishes) and get into the holiday spirit every day from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and check the schedule for special appearances by Scuba Santa as well as live holiday music on weekends. Most holiday activities are included with admission.
Check out the full schedule of Seas 'n' Greetings events below including Holiday Night Lights Celebration and Scuba Santa Dive Shows!
Dec 9, 2016Garden of Lights
Garden of Lights is the San Diego Botanic Garden’s annual gift to the San Diego Community! Featuring events and activities that everyone in your family will enjoy. Nightly festivities will include local blues and jazz bands, as well as delicious food, hot coffee and treats from the Feel Good Coffee Cart. Family-friendly activities include horse-drawn wagon rides (on selected evenings), holiday crafts, spin art, visits with Santa, hot mulled wine (on selected evenings), a nutcracker display, and even snow for sledding (on selected nights).
Admission Sunday – Thursday: Members $10; seniors, active military, and students $10; non-members $15. Children ages 3–12, $6. There will be additional fees for some activities.
Dec 3, 2016Carlsbad Village Night of Lights
Please join us this Saturday, December 3rd for the inaugural Village Night of Lights. Merchants will be staying open late for holiday shopping and welcoming you with refreshments and snacks. The Carlsbad High School Jazz Ensemble and Orchestra will treat us to their spectacular holiday musical program on the lawn at Choice Juicery (corner of Carlsbad Village Drive & State Street). Contemporary and classic Christmas songs will be sung at the corner of State and Grand. The first 50 participants to check in at the Welcome Table on State Street will receive a Village Swag Bag. Saturday, December 3rd, 6pm-9pm.
Dec 2, 2016Balboa Park - December Nights
Balboa Park December Nights, the nation’s premier holiday festival, will take place for the 39th consecutive year on Friday, December 2 from 3-11pm and Saturday, December, 3 from noon-11pm. Friends, families and the community are invited to come together for festive fun, food and attractions throughout the park, including complimentary admission to Balboa Park museums from 5-9pm. The largest free community festival in San Diego, December Nights is expected to attract more than 350,000 visitors to the park over two days to revel and enjoy the season.
Nov 26, 2016Surfin' Santa at Seaport Village
Take the kiddos to see Santa in his board shorts and flip-flops, take photos with him on his giant surfboard and 6-foot wave, make crafts, shop for unique gifts and enjoy live sidewalk entertainment. Saturday, 11/26. For more event information, click here!
Nov 23, 2016Shop Small Saturday
With hundreds of businesses in Carlsbad Village including everything from fine dining to taco shops, day spas, hair salons, men, women and children's boutiques, antique malls, specialty stores, art galleries, theatres and professional services, why go anywhere else? The merchants of Carlsbad Village thank you for shopping small today, tomorrow and always!
Nov 7, 2016Tee Time for Pets
FACE’s 5th Invitational Golf Tournament kicks off at Lomas Santa Fe Country Club to benefit San Diego pets in need of life-saving veterinary care. Golfers are invited to bring their furry friends to the course to enjoy a day of fun. Participants will be joined by special VIP guest and baseball legend Fred Lynn, a longtime supporter of the organization. This year’s tournament will honor the late Dennis Green, the former NFL coach and running back who passed away this summer, and the Green family’s dearly loved rescue dog, Isabel. FACE Executive Director Brooke Haggerty says, “We feel privileged to honor Denny and his beloved Isabel at this year’s event in gratitude for his service to animals, families, and the San Diego community.” 858.450.3223, www.face4pets.org
Oct 29, 2016Halloween in the Village
Join your fellow ghosts and goblins Saturday, October 29th for some scary fun in the Village. Sponsored by C3 Community Causes and its generous supporters, they will have a bounce house, costume contest and more. Merchant Trick or Treating takes place from 3pm to 6pm. Come have a scary good time! Princesses always welcome!
Oct 29, 2016Family Fall Festival
Come and celebrate the season with fall themed activities, like pumpkin decorating, fall crafts, a petting zoo, and pony rides in the Eucalyptus Grove. Little Catbird will perform a feel-good, toe tapping, interactive music show that's fun for the whole family inside the Ecke Building. The O-Truck will offer a variety of farm-to-table entrees. Children are invited to wear their favorite Halloween costume and participate in a costume contest. Sorry- no adults in costumes please.
Don't forget to stop in and have a photo taken with the Big Pumpkin!
Free with admission or membership.
Two kids 12 and under free with Museum Month Coupon and one paid adult. October 29th, 10am-2pm
Small fee for craft activities, petting zoo and pony rides, if desired.
Oct 22, 2016Hilarious Halloween Hunt
The colorful, interactive, and child friendly marionette puppets, with animated moving eyes, mouths and eyebrows, stand about 18-20 inches tall and perform right out in front of the audience. The Franklin Haynes Marionette Puppet show ‘Hilarious Halloween Haunt’ is free and open to children of all ages. Kids who wear their Halloween costumes will receive a special treat! This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Oceanside Public Library. October 22, 3-4pm, FREE!
Oct 14, 2016Fallbrook Harvest Faire
Join us on Main Avenue in Downtown Fallbrook on Sunday, October 16 from 10am-4pm for the Fallbrook Harvest Faire! Handmade crafts, local foods and treats, petting zoo, pony rides, hay rides, pumpkin contest, pie baking contest, scarecrows on display, beer and wine garden with music and much, much more! For more information, contact the Fallbrook Chamber of Commerce, 760-728-5854.
Oct 1, 2016Kids FREE in October!
Kids are free in San Diego again this year! During the entire month of October, kids eat, stay and play for free throughout San Diego. Take advantage of great deals at more than 100 participating partners and get ready for the ultimate family vacation. Click here to browse through the 100+ local offers.
Sep 24, 2016Oceanside Harbor Days
All are invited to Oceanside Harbor on September 24-25, 2016 for the annual Oceanside Harbor Days celebration. The event will feature arts and craft exhibits, great food and fun activities for the entire family. The event is open from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Saturday and 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday. This two day event will be an outstanding opportunity for residents and neighbors to experience fun activities including the new sandcastle competition, entertainment stage, Nail ‘n’ Sail Competition, Military, Public Safety displays, and more. Harbor Days is free to the public. For more information, click here!