Things to Do: August 29-September 4
The best events in San Diego this week
September 2: Balboa Park After Dark
Head to the Gaslamp for a five-course food and beer pairing dinner hosted by Barleymash and Modern Times.
Bid adieu to summer with the last Balboa Park After Dark of the season, featuring extended museum hours, discounted admissions, and food trucks on the Prado.
Prepare to be awestruck by super-talented sculptors from all over the world competing in the four-day U.S. Sand Sculpting Challenge and Dimensional Art Exhibition on Broadway Pier.
Pig out on bacon and craft beer during San Diego Bacon Fest at NTC Park at Liberty Station.
Celebrate the fruits of the vine during the Julian Grape Stomp Festa at Menghini Winery.
Set sail on San Diego’s historic tall ships at the Maritime Museum’s three-day Festival of Sail.
Bring a stick and swing it out at Little Italy's two-day Labor Day Stickball Tournament.
Celebrate a San Diego craft beer empire with live music from The Roots at the Ballast Point 20th Anniversary Festival, hosted at the Del Mar Racetrack.