Kick off the first day of summer with a big bang! Join us for a San Diegan Independence Day tradition and the largest fireworks show in California, Big Bang Boom. Book your trip over the next two weeks and devour all of these exciting top things to do!
When: Jun. 21 – 22, 2022
Make your way through 48-square-blocks sampling some of the best bites and sips our beautiful neighborhood has to offer. Each evening will showcase different restaurants, each just as delicious as the last. Guests will make their way to each restaurant stop, taking away their “tastes” to enjoy at their leisure.
When: Jun. 23-26, 2022
The San Diego Padres host the Philadelphia Phillies. Be sure to check out all of the promotions!
On Thursday, the first 35,000 fans in attendance will receive one (1) Jake Cronenworth bobblehead to celebrate superstar second baseman thanks to Jack in the Box. Join us in Gallagher Square for pregame happy hour featuring $5 drink specials, delicious tacos and live music, available from the time gates open until first pitch (approximately 4:30-6:30 p.m. PT).
When: Jun. 24- Sep. 2, 2022
Every summer, locals and visitors look forward to the annual Sunset Luaus at the Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa. Known as San Diego’s tropical paradise on Mission Bay, the resort hosts this family-friendly event on the shores of Mission Bay to celebrate Polynesian culture. Each Sunset Luau features a silk lei, a Mai Tai, and an all-you-can-eat buffet. Guests also enjoy authentic island music and dance entertainment from local luau group Pride of Polynesia.
When: Jun. 25, 2022
Join more than 70,000 visitors for an oceanfront chili cook-off, an array of food and merchandise vendors, 4 stages of continuous music, the Community Mural Project, a Local Art & Artisans showcase, and more.
When: Jun. 25-26, 2022
Join us for the annual San Diego Scottish Highland Games. Experience the wonder, and traditions of Scotland.
When: Jun. 26, 2022
The 21st annual Taste of Adams Avenue will take place along Adams Avenue from University Heights through Normal Heights to Kensington. This gastronomic trek will feature 39 restaurants, coffee houses, pubs, wine bars, breweries and unique eateries in one of San Diego’s hottest and historic neighborhoods.
When: Jun. 27 – Sep. 5, 2022
Visit the Spreckels Organ Pavilion for its free International Summer Organ Festival, occurring at 7:30 PM every Monday. San Diego’s warm summer nights allow guests to enjoy the majestic sound of the world’s largest outdoor pipe organ, while enjoying music played by world-renowned concert and theater organists.
When: Jul. 4, 2022
Whether you’re traveling with friends or family, San Diego is everyone’s first choice for 4th of July celebrations. Even locals can’t think of anything better than relaxing with loved ones on a long stretch of sand and watching an extraordinary show of lights in the sky. Below is a list of our favorite stretches of sand, spectacular fireworks shows around and places to watch the fireworks in San Diego.