Things to Do: July 31 - August 5
San Diego's best events this week
From left to right: Big Bad Voodoo Daddy and Chris Isaak
La Jolla Music Society kicks off SummerFest, its nationally recognized chamber music festival, featuring more than 70 artists and ensembles in concert throughout August.
The Living Coast Discovery Center (formerly the Chula Vista Nature Center) showcases sea life and glasswork in its Art Aquatic exhibit.
Smooth crooner Chris Isaak brings his A-game to Humphreys Concerts by the Bay. $85.
La Jolla Music Society opens its SummerFest with “A Romantic Promenade” at MCASD. $50 and up.
Bazaar del Mundo showcases authentic Mexican art and collectibles during its free three-day Latin American Festival.
The Coronado Playhouse presents a comedic production of The Man Who Came to Dinner in its intimate, 100-seat cabaret-style theater.
Swing with Big Bad Voodoo Daddy at Anthology in Little Italy. $12 and up.
Sip in support of Encinitas Coastal Rotary at Brewfest Encinitas. $40 and up.
The city’s elite bartenders serve up craft cocktails during the San Diego Craft Beer and Cocktail Showcase street fest at El Dorado. $15 and up.
If you didn’t make it to London, you can still get in the Olympic spirit with a free guided tour of the Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista.
Enjoy mini spa treatments in the Seaside Cabana courtesy of Spa Gregorie’s on Ladies’ Day at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club.
National City car enthusiasts celebrate Automobile Heritage Day at Kimball Park.
Experience the thrill of small craft aviation at the San Diego Ultralight Annual Fly-in at John Nichols Field.