Upcoming Events

May 15, 2021

On May 15, from 12:00 to 4:00pm, the Coastal Canyon Fire Safe Council will host a fire safety event in the back parking lot of the Church of Latter Day Saints, located at 4741 Abernathy Road. This drive-through event will provide an opportunity for residents to learn how to create fire defensible space around their homes.


 

May 16, 2021

An extraordinary amount of story-telling can be told in a short amount of time. The first-ever San Diego Intl ShortsFest takes place May 14 through May 16, celebrating the art of cinematic storytelling with films less than 30 minutes in length. 

May 16, 2021

The San Diego River Park Foundation invites the community to celebrate the 18th Annual San Diego River Days. There is a list of fun, FREE activities for individuals, groups, and families, including hikes, open houses, volunteer projects, virtual workshops, self-guided activities, and much more!

May 21, 2021

The Harvey Milk Diversity Breakfast is designed to bring together more than 1,000 diverse San Diegans – business, labor, electeds, all communities, all ages, all San Diegans who support equality and justice – to celebrate the memory of influential civil rights activist and elected official, Harvey Milk. The San Diego LGBT Community Center will host its annual Harvey Milk Diversity Breakfast in 2021 as a free virtual celebration at noon.

May 21, 2021

The Ocean Visions 2021 Summit May 18-21, 2021 “Towards a Global Ecosystem for Ocean Solutions” will bring together a multi-sector community of researchers, innovators, decision-makers, funders, and more to develop roadmaps for solving great ocean challenges including ocean-based solutions to climate, equitable coastal solutions strategies for resilience and adaptation, marine circular economies, ocean & human health, and how to transform research from academia into sustainable businesses. 

The Summit is held virtually on the campus of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, USA, on May 18-21, 2021. The summit is linked and co-organized with satellite virtual campuses in Hobart, Australia, Cape Town, South Africa, Mindelo, Cabo Verde, and Kiel, Germany. 

May 22, 2021

San Diego Theatre Month (formerly Theatre Week) is an exciting program of the San Diego Performing Arts League (SDPAL). The mission of San Diego Theatre Month is to highlight the variety and enhance the awareness of San Diego's diverse performing arts community. 

Participating performing arts groups will be offering a variety of special promotions during the month of May 2021. Tickets will be offered at $15, $30 and $45 levels.

June 1, 2021

Covered California is rolling out a NEW special-enrollment period to help more Californians get covered at a lower cost starting as early as May 1. The enrollment period will stay open through the end of 2021. You don’t need to have a qualifying life event – the enrollment requirements are similar to those for open enrollment. An estimated 1.2 million Californians without insurance will be eligible to sign up for coverage and nearly half a million who currently buy insurance directly through a health insurance company will qualify for new financial savings if they enroll in a new plan through Covered California.

Enrollment is open through the end of 2021.

June 4, 2021

Since 2000, the San Diego Asian Film Festival has been one of the premier platforms for Asian American cinema and has grown into the largest showcase of Asian and Pacific Islander cinema in the western United States. The festival is borne out of the love for independent film and the desire to showcase the diverse Pan Asian experience through film and other arts. Submissions are being accepted now for the 2021 San Diego Asian Film Festival. Regular deadline is April 26. Late deadline is June 4. Details here.

June 11, 2021

Smaller in scale than the fair and limited in attendance, HOME*GROWN*FUN will offer a taste of your fair favorites–including shopping, food concessionaires, a Ferris wheel and carousel, agricultural-themed exhibits, demonstrations, contests and “edu-tainment” designed to educate and delight families looking to get outside for some real-life, in-person and down-home fun.

This year's Fair runs from June 11 through July 4. Get your tickets, starting on May 1. 

June 18, 2021

Chicano Federation’s Annual Unity Luncheon is one of San Diego’s premier events, bringing together hundreds of community members in support of The Federation’s community-based programs and services. On June 18, join the Chicano Federation and all of our familia to put #CommunityFirst.

This year's keynote speaker is Landon Donovan, U.S. soccer legend and Manager of the San Diego Loyal. From the community to the soccer field, 2020 taught us many lessons about resilience and community. Don’t miss Landon's impactful message about the importance of using his platform to stand for justice, and equality. This event is a hybrid of in-person and virtual attendance.