From pirates to navy ships to classic street fair fun, there’s no shortage of events happening around town. Head to Seaport Village for its annual Landlubbers Day where kids can participate in all-things pirate! Drive to Coronado for Fleet Week and check out the Naval ships. Or have some fun and sample local fare at the Mira Mesa Street Fair. Have a great weekend!
photo: Seaport Village
Bazaar Del Mundo’s Santa Fe Market
Check out some of the Southwest’s finest artists and celebrate Native American cultures. There’s also live music and mouthwatering dishes. Fri. – Sun. Event details.
Seaport Village is hosting Landlubbers Day, a festive celebration of all things pirate! The free event features live music from the Jackstraws, San Diego’s own pirate-themed band; a “Talk Like a Pirate” and costume contest; arts and crafts; and pirate’s booty food and drink specials from the Seaport Village eateries. Sat. Event details.
Mira Mesa Street Fair
The annual Mira Mesa Street Fair includes a day of fun with crafters, non-profit and business information booths, food from around the world, two entertainment stages, carnival, kids crafts and games, and free rock painting for the kiddos. Sat. Event details.
Hands-on Activities for Families: Make a Family Tree
Head to the San Dieguito Heritage Museum to create your own family tree. All the supplies and tools are provided. All you need to bring is your imagination! Sat. and Sun. Event details.
Fleet Week Coronado Speed Festival
Racers, check your engines! This The fast-paced, thrilling auto race is a must-see event for car enthusiasts. And it takes place at Naval Air Station North Island, the birthplace of Naval Aviation. This is one of the only times the general public only gets a glimpse of the daily activities happening at the base. Sat. and Sun. Event details.
What are you doing this weekend? Tell us in the comments!
– Leah R. Singer