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7 Free Things to Do In San Diego This Week: September 5-8

South Park Walkabout, Surf Dog Surf-a-Thon, Toy Piano Festival and more admission-free events in San Diego this week


South Park Walkabout


September 5

Toy Piano Festival

Highbrow meets lowbrow as musicians perform special compositions for, yes, toy pianos.

UCSD Geisel Library


September 6

First Friday

See previews of upcoming fall events like the Without Walls Festival and Trolley Dances, plus more arts and cultural happenings.

Liberty Station


September 6

Anthropocene: Humans & Nature

An exhibit featuring pieces that examine how humans affect nature, and often not in positive ways.

Bonita Museum and Cultural Center


September 7

City Heights Lantern Festival

The inaugural installment of this cultural fest includes food, entertainment and, of course, lanterns!

Vien Dong IV Supermarket


September 7

South Park Walkabout

The fall neighborhood gathering is here, with free treats, performances, shopping and more.

South Park


September 7

Black Panther

Bring the family for a free screening of the acclaimed, action-packed film.

Jacobs Center Market Creek Plaza Amphitheater


September 8

Surf Dog Surf-a-Thon

Dogs on surfboards to support the Helen Woodward Animal Center. 'Nuff said.

Del Mar Dog Beach


Plus take a look at more Things to Do In San Diego This Week.

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