From apples to The Adams Family, there’s so much happening in San Diego this last weekend of September. Head to Julian for a taste of fall at the annual Apple Days Festival. Have some fun at the Adams Avenue Street Fair. See “The Adams Family” on stage at Moonlight Ampitheater. Or check out the aircrafts above at the Miramar Air Show. Have a great weekend!


photo: Julian Apple Festival

San Diego

Trolley Dances
Check out this dance series that travels from Barrio Logan to Fault Line Park in downtown San Diego. Trolley dancers will perform on the MTS Blue Line to music and moves that are sure to jazz up every viewer, young and old. Sat. and Sun. Event details.

Miramar Air Show
See military aircrafts up close or perform in the air such as “Oracle Challenger”, “Hand Glider”, an F-16 Demo, Breitling L-39 Jet Team and of course the U.S. Navy Blue Angles. Sat. and Sun. Event details.

Pacific Islander Festival
Visit the Pacific Islands here in San DIego. Enjoy the cultures of Melanesia, Micronesia and Polynesia though dance performances, art, crafts and delicious food. Sat. and Sun. Event details

Adams Avenue Street Fair
This annual music festival offers dozens of musical acts, carnival rides, arts and crafts, and multicultural cuisine. You’ll see more than 90 musical acts on seven stages. Sat. and Sun. Event details.

Hullabaloo on the Waterfront
Enjoy the last Sunday in September with Hullabaloo on the Waterfront, a free family music concert series in the new Waterfront Park in downtown San Diego. The concert includes San Diego’s own award-winning kid-folk band, Hullabaloo, plus lawn games and activities for the kids, food trucks and more. Sun. Event details.

North County

“The Adams Family” Live on Stage
The Addams Family is a new macabre musical comedy created by the same authors of The Jersey Boys and the composer and lyricist of Big Fish. Join Gomez and Morticia Addams for a morbid family gathering when daughter Wednesday brings home her “normal” boyfriend and his uptight parents. Everything will change for this family and you’re invited to the party. Fri.-Sun. Event details.

Oceanside Harbor Days
Bring the family to the Oceanside Harbor for the Nail ‘n’ Sail Competition, Pirate Village, dock tours, bands, food and military vehicle display. This year’s even features a new sandcastle competition! Sat. and Sun. Event details.

East County

Julian Apple Days Festival
Get ready for apples galore! Kiddos can hop onto a pony, or play a games like potato sack races and climb atop an antique tractor for a great photo opportunity. Enjoy browsing the crafts made by local artists, listen to low-key music, enjoy a local made glass of wine in the beer and wine garden, and munch on family-friendly fare including, of course, that perfect slice of apple pie. Sat. and Sun. Event details

What are you doing this weekend? Tell us in the comments!

– Leah R. Singer