San Ysidro Independence Day     July 1
Those who come can enjoy a full day of DJ and live band music, soccer exhibitions, game booths, children’s activities, and a beer garden. 11am. Fireworks at 9pm. Larson Athletic Field: 455 Sycamore Rd. (619) 428-1281 /



University City 4th of July Celebration     July 4
A musical concert and various staged performances; plus a bike & pet parade, family field games, a photo scavenger hunt, food, merchandise, and a beer garden. There’s also FREE swimming in the recreation center pool! 7am-8pm. Standley Park: 3585 Governor Dr. (619) 987-1377


Rancho Bernardo Spirit of the Fourth Festival     July 4
This patriotic festival commemorates American heritage and the spirit of Americans. Come can enjoy the fun of a festival with educational activities, food, music, beer, a parade and fireworks. 9am-10pm. Webb Park. (858) 943-1242 /


Scripps Ranch 4th of July Festival     July 4
The community of Scripps Ranch is celebrating Independence Day with a fun ice cream social. Besides creamy-cool ice cream, the event presents DJ music, inflatable jumpers, picnic-type games and a parade. 10:30am-1pm. Hoyt Park: 10711 Canyon Lake Dr. (858) 240-2845




Mira Mesa 4th of July Fun Day     July 4
Residents of Mira Mesa can enjoy a terrific fun day that begins with a pancake breakfast and continues all day long with music, carnival games & rides, vendor booths, delicious foods, a parade and fireworks. 11am-9:30pm. Mira Mesa Community Park. (858) 342-2033


Robert Egger South Bay Recreation Center Carnival     July 6-8
Everybody is welcome to come to this carnival at the Robert Egger South Bay Recreation Center. Attractions include exciting carnival rides and games for all ages; plus snacks and a portrait novelty booth. 5-11pm. 1885 Coronado Ave. (760) 735-8542 /




Course of the Force     July 10-14
5-Day relay run/walk from Santa Monica to San Diego in the days leading up to the San Diego International Comic-Con. The first three days will travel from Santa Monica to Oceanside. Then Oceanside to Pacific Beach. 6:30am-5:30pm. $500. (919) 531-0285 / 


Over-the-Line Tournament     July 14-17
This rough and tumble Southern California sport is a form of rugged softball played on sand. Crowds of people in beachware gather to watch the games. The games are played on 50 mini-courts over two scheduled weekends. 7am-7pm. Fiesta Island. (858) 571-0711 /




Patrons of the Prado – California Dreamin’     July 14
Black tie gala offers guests an evening to the carefree California Dreamin’ era of the “Beach Boy’s”. Under a starlit night, the evening presents fabulous cocktails, fine dining, a silent auction and dancing. 6pm. Balboa Park. $350-$2,500. (858) 486-6843 / 


Pride Stonewall Rally & Pride Street Party     July 20
Prelude to the upcoming LGBT Pride weekend events. Its like a Friday night block party! There’ll be speeches and a flag-raising ceremony followed by musical entertainment, drink, dancing, and VIP seating. 5:30-11:30pm. Hillcrest. (619) 252-5826 /




Bolt to the Q 5K & Kids Fun Run     July 21
5K event whre you can run with San Diego Charger players and staff. It’ll begin at the Chargers Training Facility and onward to the 50-yard line at Qualcomm Stadium. The event also offers a half mile Fun Run for children. 7-10am. $30-$50. (858) 450-6510 / 


San Diego LGBT Pride Festival     July 21-22
Entertaining music, comedy, and dance performances. There’s food, merchandise, cocktails, a Gaming Zone, Kids Zone, Wedding Chapel, car display, and many special fun activities including a parade. 12-10pm. Balboa park. $15-$25. (619) 297-7683 /




Streetbeat KGB 40th Anniversary Celebration     July 21
Anthology and KGB Radio are partnering to present an outdoor live music festival. The festival also features delicious cuisine, drink, and art items from local restaurants, breweries, and artisans. 3-10pm. India Street. $49-$69. (619) 961-7959 / 


July Jubilee     July 21
The purpose of this event is to address the needs of homeless persons in downtown San Diego. Volunteers will provide basic hygienic services, food, clothing, housing and legal resources, prayer and fellowship. 10am-4pm. 13th St. & Island Ave. (951) 265-8129 /




Golden Hill Street Fair     July 22
Friendly street fair that brings people together to showcase the creative local talent within the neighborhood. The event offers musical entertainment, games & activities, goods & services, handicrafts, delicious food, craft beer, and a fire truck display. 10:30am-6pm. (619) 261-7411 


San Diego Surf Cup 2012     July 28-Aug. 1
This nationally recognized premier youth soccer tournament is one of the top two youth soccer tournaments in the U.S. Participating teams come from as many as 25 states and other countries. 8am-8pm. San Diego Polo Field: 14555 El Camino Real. (760) 944-7176 /




Old Globe Gala     July 28
This elegant black tie gala begins with a cocktail reception and silent auction in the Alcazar Garden followed by an exceptional concert performance by Lea Solanga in the Old Globe Theatre. 5-7pm. Balboa Park. $750-$1,000. (619) 231-1941 x-2203 /


San Diego Blood Bank 5K Walk/Run     July 29
The walk begins and ends at the Embarcadero Marina Park near Seaport Village. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Blood Bank’s lifesaving programs and services. 7-11am. (619) 400-8166 /




Joggin’ For Frogmen 5K     July 29
This 5K run/walk at SDSU campus is to honor the 31 Heroes killed on August 6, 2011 in Afghanistan. Proceeds will benefit the Navy SEAL Foundation and the Special Operations Warrior Foundation. 7-10:30am. $30-$40. (760) 427-9132 /


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