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Summer Preview

Escondido Spring Renaissance Faire

Date: 2019-05-05 | For more show dates, click here.

Guests young and old will be entertained and enthralled as they learn about life in the Elizabethan Era ... from battles on the field, to having a drink at the pub, to browsing through the many vendors and their wares, or watching the variety of shows. Whatever catches your fancy, you'll find it at the Escondido Spring Renaissance Faire.

Full Price: $9 - $19 Our Price: $5 - $12

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  • Felicita County Park |
  • 742 Clarence Ln
  • Escondido, CA 92029
  • 760-745-4379
Top Rated

Get Knit: Beyond Babel Immersive Dance

Date: 2019-03-22 | For more show dates, click here.

The acclaimed dance show created by Keone and Mari Madrid and Hideaway Circus returns to its custom-designed theater space near Downtown San Diego with brand-new choreography, music and crochet. Starring Keone and Mari in the lead roles, Beyond Babel is inspired by the classic tale of Romeo and Juliet and current social stories from all over the world and is told entirely through the style of West Coast Urban Dance. The show is set to a contemporary soundtrack and features a cast of twelve elite dancers, while the production itself features a special seating design -- the orchestra sections move forwards and backwards laterally throughout the theater, so the audience experiences multiple perspectives of the performers and sets. Beyond Babel also features large crochet backdrops, art installations and yarn-based props created by artist London Kaye.

Full Price: $50 - $90 Our Price: $30 - $65

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  • Beyond Babel Theater |
  • 2625 Imperial Ave
  • San Diego, CA 92102
Music

Tribute to The Beatles, The Eagles, The Beach Boys & Neil Diamond

Date: 2019-04-19 | For more show dates, click here.

Voted the No. 1 tribute show in the nation, three of the best cover bands in the biz pay tribute to three of the greatest rock acts in history with spot-on re-creations of the originals. The Hard Day's Knights bring the Beatles to the Moonlight Amphitheatre in Vista, Heartache Tonight salutes the Eagles and Woodie and the Longboards rock out to the Beach Boys and other surf legends. Plus, a bonus act to open the show will be Solitary Diamonds, a tribute to Neil Diamond.

Full Price: $18 - $55 Our Price: $11 - $35

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  • Moonlight Amphitheatre |
  • 1250 Vale Terrace Dr
  • Vista, CA 92084
Summer Preview

LEGOLAND California: Family Fun With 60+ Rides, Shows & Attractions

Date: 2019-12-31 | For more show dates, click here.

LEGOLAND California Resort has more than 60 rides, shows and attractions including the exciting LEGO NINJAGO The Ride. Inside LEGOLAND, you'll enter a world of knights and princesses to conquer the Dragon Coaster. Kids can drive their own cars at Driving School. Make new friends at LEGO Friends Heartlake City, or blast LEGO artifacts for high scores at Lost Kingdom Adventure. The Resort is also home to the LEGOLAND Water Park and the wonder-filled SEA LIFE Aquarium. There's so much to do, you'll want to spend the night at the amazing LEGOLAND Hotel featuring new LEGO NINJAGO themed rooms!

Full Price: $94 - $126 Our Price: $80 - $105

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  • LEGOLAND California Resort |
  • 1 LEGOLAND Drive
  • Carlsbad, CA 92008
  • 760-918-5346
Top Rated

Guided 2-Person Kayaking Tours of La Jolla’s Seven Caves

Date: 2019-03-24 | For more show dates, click here.

Enjoy up-close views of the beautiful marine life, sea cliffs and seven caves of the La Jolla Ecological Reserve on a two-hour guided kayaking tour. No experience is necessary for this fun excursion, and life-jackets are provided. After a brief lesson, you'll paddle out on a two-person kayak with an experienced and friendly guide to marvel at Arch Cave, Sunny Jim's Cave and others, and maybe even steer through the amazing double-sided Clam Cave (ocean conditions permitting). You might even catch glimpses of sea lions, harmless leopard sharks, Garibaldi fish and dolphins before returning to shore.

Full Price: $79 Our Price: $29

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  • La Jolla Shores |
  • 2158 Avenida De La Playa
  • La Jolla, CA 92037
  • 858-454-1010
Summer Preview

Go-Kart Racing at K1 Speed

Date: 2019-12-31 | For more show dates, click here.

K1 Speed's nationwide indoor go-kart racing lets you race your friends, family, colleagues, or race the clock in a fun and friendly environment. Arrive and Drive is perfect for groups who want to experience the competition, thrills, adrenaline and excitement of racing in a convenient and accessible package. With each race, you'll receive a Race Result Sheet based on the K1RS system, allowing you to compare your times and rank against other drivers; you can even check your results and standing online. Whether you're hosting a corporate event, birthday party or visiting on your lunch break, K1 Speed is the perfect spot for indoor entertainment.

Full Price: $30 - $58 Our Price: $17 - $38

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  • Any K1 Speed Location Nationwide |
  • 17221 Von Karman Ave.
  • K1 Speed, USA 92614
  • 888-515-2787
Under $10

Ugly Dog Contest (There Are No Ugly Pets!)

Date: 2019-03-24 | For more show dates, click here.

Face it: Your Fido's fugly. Your Rex is a wreck. Your Lady is a tramp. Enter the Ugly Dog Contest, a fun family event at Del Mar Fairgrounds that celebrates dogs of all shapes and sizes. Now celebrating its 24th anniversary, the Ugly Dog Contest awards prizes to lovable yet attractiveness-challenged pups in several categories, including Most Unusual Markings, Looks Most Likes Its Owner and, of course, Ugliest Dog. (There are also prizes for the best-looking dogs, if you're into that sort of thing.) Of course, no dog is truly ugly -- this is just a fun way to bring a little extra love and attention to the puppy equivalent of that kid no one wanted to sit next to on the school bus.

Full Price: $10 Our Price: $5

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  • Del Mar Fairgrounds |
  • 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd.
  • Del Mar, CA 92014
  • 858-755-1161
Make It a Date

Comedy Hypnotist Michel Briar Stages Spellbinding Show

Date: 2019-04-12 | For more show dates, click here.

Though Michel Briar is a certified master hypnotist, he's never once put a crowd to sleep. They're too busy laughing at his mesmerizing feats where fellow audience members become the stars of the show. Briar has traveled the country performing his mind-boggling mental tricks, bringing hypnotized volunteers to the stage to speak made-up languages, act our bewildering roles and more. If you have ever tried hypnosis and found it lacking, this show at the Ocean Beach Playhouse and Arts Center will turn turns doubters into slack-jawed believers. The early show is for all ages, while the late show is for mature audiences only.

Full Price: $24 - $32 Our Price: $16 - $24

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  • Ocean Beach Playhouse and Arts Center |
  • 4944 Newport Ave
  • San Diego, CA 92107
  • 619-795-9305
Music

Mesmerica Live! A Visual Music Journey

Date: 2019-03-22 | For more show dates, click here.

In these fast-paced and often challenging times, music and art can provide us with a relief from stress, and provide us with a sense of peace, tranquility, and renewal. Experience the magic of this 360-degree immersive art and music cinema experience in the Fleet Science Center Planetarium located at beautiful Balboa Park. Mesmerica is a visual music journey that brings the mesmerizing music of Grammy-nominated composer and percussionist James Hood together with visually hypnotic, 3D-animated art curated from artists around the world to create an immersive experience designed to transcend time, relax, soothe, and also stimulate your mind and senses.

Full Price: n/a Our Price: Sold Out

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  • Fleet Science Center |
  • 1875 El Prado
  • San Diego, CA 92101
Music

Kansas: Point of Know Return Tour

Date: 2019-04-04 | For more show dates, click here.

Delighting both die-hard followers (known as "Wheatheads") and new fans alike, legendary prog rockers Kansas celebrate the 40th anniversary of their massive hit album Point of Know Return with a new national tour. They'll raise the roof at the Balboa Theatre in San Diego with a live rendition of the entire 1977 disc, plus hit songs, deep cuts and fan favorites, including "Dust in the Wind," "Portrait (He Knew)," "Closet Chronicles" and "Paradox." The Point of Know Return originally peaked at No. 4 on Billboard's album charts, reached multi-platinum status and spawned three Billboard Hot 100 singles.

Full Price: $95 Our Price: $75

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  • Balboa Theatre |
  • 868 Fourth Avenue
  • San Diego, CA 92101
  • 619-570-1100
Under $10

JCompany Youth Theatre’s Madagascar Jr.

Date: 2019-03-23 | For more show dates, click here.

Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the Hippo and, of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto our stage in the musical adventure of a lifetime. Based on the smash DreamWorks animated motion picture and starring kids from the JCompany Youth Theatre, Madagascar Jr. follows all of your favorite friends as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey. Filled with outlandish characters and adventure galore you will have no choice but to “move it, move it" at the David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre in La Jolla.

Full Price: $19 Our Price: $9.50

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  • David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre |
  • 4126 Executive Dr.
  • La Jolla, CA 92037
  • 858-362-1348
Hot

Hershey Felder’s Smash Hit Beethoven – Must Close March 24th!

Date: 2019-03-23 | For more show dates, click here.

Playwright, pianist and actor Hershey Felder is famed for bringing musical greats like Franz Liszt, Irving Berlin, Leonard Bernstein, George Gershwin, Pyotr Tchaikovsky and more to vivid life via a series of engaging and acclaimed solo shows. Now, 11 years after its limited-engagement local debut, San Diego’s own Hershey Felder returns to San Diego Repertory Theatre's Lyceum Stage with an entirely new take on the world’s most famous composer, Ludwig van Beethoven, as told through the eyes of a Viennese doctor who spent a portion of his boyhood by the Maestro's side during his last years. Featuring some of Beethoven's greatest works, from Moonlight Sonata to his Fifth and Ninth Symphonies and his Pathetique Sonata, this intimate bio-musical immerses you in the astounding life and genius of the famous composer through Felder's deeply-felt performance and unmatched piano virtuosity.

Full Price: $64 - $79 Our Price: Sold Out

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  • The Lyceum Stage |
  • 79 Horton Plaza
  • San Diego, CA 92101
  • 619-544-1000
Summer Preview

Regal: Your E-ticket to the Latest Movies

Date: 2020-12-31 | For more show dates, click here.

Regal Cinemas royally rocks the film-going experience, with all the latest tech and amenities to provide your perfect night out at the movies. And seriously, no matter how huge your home screen may be, nothing beats seeing the latest and greatest new releases in an actual theater, surrounded by friends and/or family, not to mention the smell of real, honest-to-goodness non-microwaved popcorn. Catch everything from huge Hollywood blockbusters and animated family faves to the newest, coolest indie films with these ePremiere movie tickets to Regal Cinemas, United Artists Theatres or Edwards Theatres.

Full Price: $13 Our Price: $9.50

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  • Any Regal Cinemas, United Artists Theatres or Edwards Theatres Nationwide |
  • 701 N. 7th St.
  • Any Regal Cinema, USA 66101
Under $10

Our Town: Joys & Sorrows of Small-Town Life

Date: 2019-03-22 | For more show dates, click here.

Called by playwright Edward Albee "the greatest American play ever written," this dramatization of small-town life has been adored by audiences ever since its debut. Performed by high-school aged actors, it's the story of young lovers George and Emily -- as well as their families, friends and neighbors -- as they grow up, fall in love and discover the inevitable darker sides of life in Grover's Corners. Narrated by the nameless Stage Manager and performed with minimal props or set, this groundbreaking play won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1938. Don't miss Wilder's classic illustration of the value of appreciating life's small moments.

Full Price: $14 Our Price: $7

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  • Patio Playhouse |
  • 116 Kalmia St.
  • Escondido, CA 92025
  • 760-746-6669
Theater

Wacky Western Musical Comedy Chaps!

Date: 2019-03-22 | For more show dates, click here.

Chaps! is like Monty Python crossed with the Wild West in this hilarious musical treat. When America's favorite singing cowboy Tex Riley and his troupe are late for a special 1944 broadcast, a BBC crew has to act fast to fake the down-home Western radio performance. Packed with great cowboy music, it’s an hilarious show the entire family will enjoy! Chaps! at Lamb's Players Theatre in Coronado features a book by Jahnna Beecham and Malcolm Hillgartner, directed by Robert Smyth, musical direction by Jon Lorenz, with choreography by Deborah Gilmour Smyth.

Full Price: $48 - $58 Our Price: $33 - $40

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  • Lamb's Players Theatre |
  • 1142 Orange Avenue
  • Coronado, CA 92118
  • 619-437-0600
Sports

San Diego Gulls: AHL Pro Hockey

Date: 2019-03-27 | For more show dates, click here.

Catch tomorrow's NHL stars as the San Diego Gulls tear up the ice in exciting American Hockey League play. The Gulls have been one of the best teams in the league since their inception four years ago, and coach Dallas Eakins returns with his attacking style of hockey. As the AHL affiliate for the Anaheim Ducks, the Gulls play a fierce game as the players look to make it to the big time. Valley View Casino Center boasts a new state-of-the-art scoreboard, so you never miss a second of the action, plus great food and drink options, like local brews on draft at the Tap Haus and Baja-style tacos at Rockin' Baja Lobster.

Full Price: $60 Our Price: $28 - $45

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  • Pechanga Arena San Diego |
  • 3500 Sports Arena Blvd
  • San Diego, CA 92110
  • 619-224-4171
Theater

What Are You? Growing Up Mixed-Race

Date: 2019-05-03 | For more show dates, click here.

In this interactive game show set in modern America, the complexities of growing up hapa, multiple- or mixed-race today come to life through skits, video, music and celebrity impersonations of debatable quality. The funny, outrageous and true episodes in What Are You? hit the stage courtesy of Asian Story Theater at the Lyceum Theatre in San Diego.

Full Price: $25 Our Price: $12.50

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  • Lyceum Theatre |
  • 79 Horton Plaza
  • San Diego, CA 92101
Comps

Reggaeton and R&B Hits at Gasolina Party

Date: 2019-03-28 | For more show dates, click here.

Grab your friends, put on your dancing shoes and prepare yourself for a thrilling night filled with the hottest reggaeton, hip-hop, R&B and trap music when the Gasolina Party comes to the House of Blues in San Diego.

Full Price: $15 Our Price: COMP - $7.50

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  • House of Blues San Diego |
  • 1055 Fifth Avenue
  • San Diego, CA 92101
  • 619-299-2583
Theater

Pulitzer-Winning Working Class Drama Sweat

Date: 2019-04-18 | For more show dates, click here.

With humor and tremendous heart, this Pulitzer Prize-winning drama speaks directly to the unsettling changes in America. The folks at Olstead’s Steel Tubing in Reading, Pennsylvania work, drink, and dream together, until layoffs and lockouts at the factory begin to drive them apart. The fragile bonds of their community begin to splinter and a horrific crime sends shockwaves across two generations. The neighborhood bar turns into a battleground where race, class, family and friendship clash. San Diego Repertory Theatre brings Sweat to San Diego's Lyceum Stage, from acclaimed writer Lynn Nottage (Ruined, Intimate Apparel), who went to Reading during the recession to understand first-hand what happened to the American working-class.

Full Price: $43 - $56 Our Price: $19 - $28

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  • The Lyceum Stage |
  • 79 Horton Plaza
  • San Diego, CA 92101
  • 619-544-1000
Nightlife

Fifty Shades Male Revue: For Ladies Only

Date: 2019-04-12 | For more show dates, click here.

Welcome to the Fifty Shades Male Revue, the ultimate Magic Mike XXL-style burlesque performance, coming to Parq Restaurant & Nightclub in San Diego. Designed exclusively for women, this two-hour long show combines a perfect blend of music, hot dance moves and sensual theatrics, providing a fun, fast-paced performance that meets every female fantasy. Plus, these professional and respectful gentlemen promise never to make anyone feel uncomfortable.

Full Price: $25 Our Price: $12.50

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  • Parq Restaurant & Nightclub |
  • 615 Broadway
  • San Diego, CA 92101
Under $10

Spring Awakening

Date: 2019-03-22 | For more show dates, click here.

The winner of eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical, told by Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater. Spring Awakening explores the journey from adolescence to adulthood with a poignancy and passion that is illuminating and unforgettable. The landmark musical is an electrifying fusion of morality, sexuality and rock and roll that is exhilarating audiences across the nation like no other musical in years.

Full Price: $15 Our Price: $7.50

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  • Stagehouse Theatre |
  • 8800 Grossmont College Drive
  • El Cajon, CA 92020
  • 619-644-7234
Top Rated

Roaring ’20s Tango Show & Argentine Dinner

Date: 2019-03-23 | For more show dates, click here.

If you're in need of a mini-staycation, Pampas Argentine Grill is ready to whisk you away from San Diego to the romantic streets of Buenos Aires circa the 1920s. Feel free to get in the spirit and dress the part -- dancing shoes and flirty '20s attire are always welcome. Watch an authentic Argentine tango show as you sip South American wines, Pampas' special sangria or specialty cocktails and craft beers and dine on an authentic three-course meal. The show features a vintage-themed tango extravaganza that recreates the elegance and charm of 1920s Argentina, and after the pros are finished, you're invited to take the dance floor. Pampas Argentine Grill was named the city's Best Steakhouse by the San Diego Reader. Please see the full event description for the menu.

Full Price: $75 Our Price: $37

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  • Pampas Argentine Grill |
  • 8690 Aero Drive
  • San Diego, CA 92123
  • 858-278-5971
Tours & Cruises

Complete Cannabis Experience Tour: Live Demos & Glass Blowing

Date: 2019-03-23 | For more show dates, click here.

Experience the life cycle of the cannabis plant in this eye-opening and educational dispensary tour in San Diego. Join us for an informative and interactive day as we visit a best-in-class recreational dispensary for a VIP dispensary tour, then later witness a "Grow-Your-Own" demonstration from a renowned cannabis cultivator. You'll be able to see and touch the plants while cannabis-savvy experts share tips and tricks and everything you need to know about growing in your own home. You'll also get to visit a popular glass blowing studio, where you will be treated to another live demonstration by a talented artist creating handmade pieces of art. And since we know you're wondering — yes, smoking of cannabis is permitted on the bus.

Full Price: $129 Our Price: $99

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  • West Coast Cannabis Tours |
  • 9747 Businesspark Ave Ste 225
  • San Diego, CA 92131
  • 800-295-9228
Make It a Date

Magic Dinner Show at Illusions Theatre & Bar

Date: 2019-03-22 | For more show dates, click here.

Magic Shop San Diego and 3 Generations, Inc. are proud to present an extraordinary dinner theater experience. Situated in the historic Gaslamp District of downtown San Diego, the Illusions Theatre and Bar is the perfect location to celebrate special occasions with a sensory experience beyond anything you can imagine. Gourmet food, fine liquors and wine enhance the spectacular entertainment from some of the most talented magicians in the country. This parlor magic show has been specially designed and choreographed for Illusions Theatre. It's not just a magic show; it's an adventure through your mind and a test of your imagination.

Full Price: $119 Our Price: $80

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  • Illusions Theatre & Bar |
  • 827 4th Ave
  • San Diego, CA 92101
  • 619-738-8350
Make It a Date

Argentine Tango Dinner Show: Fiery Moves & Flavorful Food

Date: 2019-03-22 | For more show dates, click here.

Experience the delicacies and delights of Argentine culture without ever leaving home as you watch an authentic and passionate Argentine tango dance show and enjoy a delicious three-course meal at Pampas Argentine Grill, named "Best Steakhouse in San Diego" by the San Diego Reader. Professional dancers Camille and Michael of the Positive Energy Dance Company will transport you to the romantic streets of Buenos Aires with their fiery moves. Please see the full event description for the dinner menu.

Full Price: $75 Our Price: $37

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  • Pampas Argentine Grill |
  • 8690 Aero Drive
  • San Diego, CA 92123
  • 858-278-5971
Under $10

The Brewery Comedy Tour

Date: 2019-06-03 | For more show dates, click here.

Laughs are on tap for this nationwide tour that has already hit 800 breweries across the U.S. More than a dozen New York and Los Angeles-based. stand-ups are currently on the road, sampling the local fare, local brews and providing the finest and funniest in comedy entertainment. This stop in San Diego is set to feature a lineup whose credits include top festivals, TV and major club appearances.

Full Price: $20 Our Price: $10

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  • Green Flash Brewing |
  • 6550 Mira Mesa Blvd
  • San Diego, CA 92121
Activities & Competitions

Escape Room Game

Date: 2019-03-28 | For more show dates, click here.

An Escape Room Game is a fun, interactive live action game in which players use the clues in the room to solve a series of puzzles to escape the room in 60 minutes or less. Gather your friends, family or co-workers for an exciting adventure. You will be immersed in either a Pirate Treasure Hunt or a '50s diner-themed room.

Full Price: $30 Our Price: $15

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  • 2401 Vista Way |
  • 2401 Vista Way
  • Oceanside, CA 92054
Music

’80s Heavy Metal Pioneers Queensrÿche

Date: 2019-03-27 | For more show dates, click here.

Hard rock legends Queensrÿche have always enjoyed a dedicated cult following, but they broke into the mainstream with their acclaimed 1988 album Operation: Mindcrime. Hailed as one of the greatest concept albums ever written, its best-selling follow-up, Empire, featured the Grammy-nominated ballad "Silent Lucidity" and the rocker "Jet City Woman." Queensrÿche crafted their progressive form of heavy metal with inspiration from the guitar pyrotechnics of post-Van Halen metal and '70s art rock, most notably Pink Floyd and Queen. Get ready to rock to old favorites and new hits from their latest studio album, The Verdict, at San Diego's Observatory North Park. They'll be joined by special guests Fates Warning.

Full Price: $35 Our Price: $17.50

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  • Observatory North Park |
  • 2891 University Avenue
  • San Diego, CA 92104
  • 619-239-8836
Music

Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

Date: 2019-03-29 | For more show dates, click here.

Back at San Diego's Balboa Theatre by popular demand, the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain is the original troupe of all-singing, all-strumming, all-ukulele players. Selling out concerts around the globe, these first-rate artists create big fun from small instruments as they slide playfully from Tchaikovsky to EDM to Otis Redding. George Hinchliffe's Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain is “sheer fun and outright daffiness tied to first-rate musicality and comic timing,” raves The New York Times.

Full Price: $60 Our Price: $42.50

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  • Balboa Theatre |
  • 868 Fourth Avenue
  • San Diego, CA 92101
  • 619-570-1100
Summer Preview

Romantic Sunset Balloon Ride Over San Diego Coastline

Date: 2019-12-30 | For more show dates, click here.

See the Southern California coast as you never have before on a hot air balloon ride. This scenic sunset journey takes you over the San Diego communities of Rancho Santa Fe, Encinitas, Carmel Valley, Fairbanks Ranch, Santa Luz and Del Mar (home to the Del Mar Race Track). See stunning ranch homes and golf courses, enjoy panoramic views of the ocean and mountains and see the skyline of San Diego in a whole new light. Whether you're planning a romantic escape or an outing with friends or family, take to the skies for something new. And in addition to the flight, you'll also receive a champagne, juice or mimosa toast, free souvenir pictures and a commemorative flight certificate to remember your journey.

Full Price: $299 Our Price: $220

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  • Behind Del Mar Center and Petco |
  • 15609 San Andres Drive
  • Del Mar, CA 92014
  • 844-359-4968
Dance

Gypsy, Belly Dancing & Flamenco Dinner Show

Date: 2019-03-22 | For more show dates, click here.

Every Friday night, San Diego's Cafe Sevilla Restaurant and Tapas Bar hosts From Gypsy to Belly Dancing to Flamenco: The Journey, a dinner show featuring an authentic three-course meal and an atmosphere of European elegance and Mediterranean spirit. These performances showcase the evolution of flamenco dance through the fusion of Moorish, Andalusian and Spanish folk dance performed by flamenco, gypsy, belly dancers, singers, percussionists and guitarists. You'll marvel at the passion, beauty and athleticism of this traditional art form as you feast on delicacies like the restaurant's famed Paella Valenciana and Crema Catalana.

Full Price: $65 Our Price: $45

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  • Cafe Sevilla San Diego |
  • 353 5th Ave.
  • San Diego, CA 92101
  • 619-233-5979
Comps

Horses Spin, Dance and Leap at the Del Mar National Horse Show

Date: 2019-04-20 | For more show dates, click here.

Whether you're an accomplished rider, or just a fan of the beauty and grace of horses, mark your calendar for The Del Mar National Horse Show, held at the Del Mar Fairgrounds in the beautiful seaside town near San Diego. This spectacular annual equine extravaganza showcases the bravery, smarts and athleticism of one of nature's most magnificent creatures. Casual horse fans will love the Night of the Horse, a glamorous, colorful theatrical performance filled with action-packed entertainment and gorgeous horses that will perform for you as you chow down on good grub in the stands. If you've never seen dressage (or if you're a fan), you'll want to check out the Evening of Musical Freestyles. Olympic and World Champion pairs will demonstrate the intricate choreography and awe-inspiring collaboration between horses and riders that's required to compete at the highest levels. And don't miss out on the crown jewel, the $100,000 Grand Prix of Del Mar, an action-packed evening filled with exciting show-jumping, speed and agility competitions. Don't be late for this one, the Ride & Drive opener is full of laughs every year, as riders attempt to take a horse and then a car through the same agility course, with hilarious results.

Full Price: $21 Our Price: COMP - $12.50

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  • Del Mar Arena |
  • 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd
  • Del Mar, CA 92014
  • 858-792-4252
Summer Preview

Soar Across the Water on a San Diego Bay Patriot Jet Boat Thrill Ride

Date: 2019-12-31 | For more show dates, click here.

Do you have a need for speed? Flagship's Patriot Jet Boat Thrill Ride offers speed -- with the addition of screams and splashes! Be prepared to get wet during this 30-minute turbo-charged thrill ride across San Diego Bay on an open-air jet boat. Hang on tight as the vessel performs high-speed spins, deftly sails through tricks, and makes hairpin turns. Try not to keep your eyes closed in fear the whole time though, because you'll miss the spectacular views of the San Diego skyline. Buy your tickets now and choose when to ride later.

Full Price: $32 Our Price: $15

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  • Flagship Cruises & Events |
  • 990 Harbor Drive
  • San Diego, CA 92101
  • 619-234-4111
Theater

The Dinner Detective: An Interactive Mystery Dinner Show

Date: 2019-04-06 | For more show dates, click here.

Named the best show of its kind in Los Angeles and Denver for four years running, The Dinner Detective arrives in San Diego to serve up a tasty whodunit along with a seated four-course dinner at the Handlery Hotel. And since this comedic murder mystery is set in the present day, you'll never know whether someone at your table is one of the talented cast of improvisers. In fact, everyone's a suspect, including you. The event starts out with a reception featuring tray-passed hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar, followed by the meal, which includes salad, an entree and dessert. Between courses, you can expect plenty of murder, mayhem and hidden clues coming to light as you puzzle through the crime. The top sleuth even wins a prize package at the end of the evening -- not to mention serious bragging rights.

Full Price: $94.95 Our Price: $65.52

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  • Handlery Hotel San Diego |
  • 950 Hotel Circle North
  • San Diego, CA 92108
Holiday

Specialty Martinis, Great Food & Live Music

Date: 2019-03-25 | For more show dates, click here.

With more than 100 speciality martinis to choose from, an array of delicious food, and top live acts from L.A., New York and beyond, Martinis Above Fourth | Table + Stage is the ultimate supper club experience. On any given night, you'll enjoy entertainment ranging from jazz to pop to American standards, and even acts like an expert Dame Edna impersonator, comedians like Alec Mapa, movie and Broadway stars like Molly Ringwald and country musicians like Ty Herndon. Sit back and relax over a martini and treat yourself to a meal or a snack while you bask in the sounds of live music, comedy and more. Martinis Above Fourth | Table + Stage offers a hip, eclectic dining and entertainment experience in an upscale yet decidedly unstuffy environment.

Full Price: $20 - $35 Our Price: $10 - $17.50

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  • Martinis Above Fourth | Table + Stage |
  • 3940 Fourth Ave
  • San Diego, CA 92103
  • 619-400-4500
Theater

Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead

Date: 2019-04-18 | For more show dates, click here.

The teenage years have rained down hard on the beloved Peanuts gang. Disorders, both physical and mental, have driven many of them to harsh extremes. However, the death of a dog marks the beginning of a story that follows them through friendship, bullying and self discovery. Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead is the ribald and darkly comic contemporary update of everyone's favorite cartoon characters as teenagers trying to navigate their lives and ever-changing identities. Experience a new side to the comic strip characters at San Diego's Ocean Beach Playhouse and Arts Center.

Full Price: $28 - $42 Our Price: $20 - $36

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  • Ocean Beach Playhouse and Arts Center |
  • 4944 Newport Ave
  • San Diego, CA 92107
  • 619-795-9305
Summer Preview

1-Hour Harbor Cruise on San Diego Bay: Choose North or South

Date: 2019-12-31 | For more show dates, click here.

Want to explore the city but have only an hour to spare? Flagship offers separate one-hour cruises of the North and South Bays for an abbreviated yet totally relaxing and entertaining experience. A water tour is the most beautiful, comfortable and educational way to enjoy the best of San Diego. As you cruise the bay of your choice, a professional guide will impart fascinating facts and history that helped to shape the city's distinctive waterfront. The fleet's luxury ships feature three levels with comfortable indoor and outdoor seating, 360-degree views, and an onboard snack bar where you can purchase snacks, sodas, beer and wine. And the free onboard wi-fi will help you get those pics uploaded to Instagram in real time!

Full Price: $27 Our Price: $13.50

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  • Flagship Cruises & Events |
  • 990 Harbor Drive
  • San Diego, CA 92101
  • 619-234-4111
Theater

Breakthrough: ’70s-Inspired Music, Poetry & Art

Date: 2019-04-20 | For more show dates, click here.

Breakthrough at IDEA1 Apartments in San Diego is a quarterly spoken-word series themed around catalytic moments in the history of art, science, fashion, music, pop culture and more. Each event includes food, live music, spoken word, dance performances and visual arts – all tied to a specific historical era, in this case the '70s and the rise of feminism, flower power, black power and more. Come decked out in a related costume for even more immersive excitement.

Full Price: $40 Our Price: $25

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  • IDEA1 Apartments |
  • 899 Park Blvd
  • San Diego, CA 92101
Comps

San Diego Ballet Showcase Dance Gallery

Date: 2019-03-30 | For more show dates, click here.

An intimate evening of mixed repertory, San Diego Ballet's Dance Gallery stars its professional-level company members in one-of-a-kind pieces by innovative emerging choreographers. Presented at White Box Live Arts, this year's eclectic program is directed by San Diego Ballet's fearless artistic director Javier Velasco, dubbed "San Diego's answer to Jerome Robbins" by the San Diego Union-Tribune. And if you want to find out more about the creative process behind the performances, you'll get a chance to meet and mingle with the talented dancers at a special post-show reception.

Full Price: $26 Our Price: COMP - $13

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  • White Box Live Arts |
  • 2590 Truxtun Road, Studio 205
  • San Diego, CA 92106
  • 619-225-1803
Summer Preview

Interactive Pop-Up Museum of Love

Date: 2019-03-22 | For more show dates, click here.

Are you ready to make sandcastles with your besties? Or jump into the "love nest" with your sweetheart? Delight your senses as you touch, smell, see and listen to the fabulous exhibits all inspired by love and happiness at the Museum of Love in Encinitas. This huge pop-up experience features interactive art displays overflowing with creativity and love. Relax in the hugs & kisses lounge, attach a special lock of love on the Paris fence, and even write something special on the gigantic wishing tree. Captivating displays, thoughtful presentations and a modern twist on entertainment inspire you to live, laugh and give in to those warm, fuzzy feelings around you.

Full Price: $24 Our Price: $17.50

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  • Museum of Love |
  • 220 North El Camino Real
  • Encinitas, CA 92024
Summer Preview

2-Hour Tour of San Diego Harbor Aboard an Elegant Vessel

Date: 2019-12-31 | For more show dates, click here.

Explore the city from a unique perspective: Flagship's harbor cruises are the most beautiful, comfortable, educational way to enjoy the best of San Diego. Take in the sights, sounds and stories of the bay on a relaxing cruise. During this two-hour tour you'll cover 25 miles of the North and South Bay, with a professional guide imparting loads of fascinating facts about such sites as the Coronado Bay Bridge, Shelter Island and the U.S. Navy fleet. And the free onboard wi-fi will help you get those pics onto Instagram in real time!

Full Price: $32 Our Price: $16

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  • Flagship Cruises & Events |
  • 990 Harbor Drive
  • San Diego, CA 92101
  • 619-234-4111
Top Rated

Explore San Diego Bay on a 2-Person Kayak Tour

Date: 2019-03-23 | For more show dates, click here.

Kayak along San Diego Bay and explore the sights of the city in this leisurely guided tour that highlights the region's renowned architecture, history and maritime culture. Along the way, you'll enjoy views of Petco Park, the Embarcadero, the USS Midway, Naval Station North Island, the Silver Strand, the San Diego Convention Center, the Coronado Bridge and Glorietta Bay -- all from the deck of your two-person, sit-on-top kayak. No previous kayaking experience is necessary for this fun and unique excursion that includes kayak rental, paddles, life vests and a paddle lesson.

Full Price: $69 Our Price: $19 - $29

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  • Coronado Ferry Landing |
  • 1201 1st Street
  • Coronado, CA 92118
Top Rated

Whale and Dolphin Watching Boat Tour From Oceanside Harbor

Date: 2019-03-23 | For more show dates, click here.

See if you can spot Gray Whales migrating down to Baja California on an Oceanside Whale and Dolphin Tour. Each year these magnificent creatures pass by Oceanside on their way south to breed, and riding aboard a luxury catamaran is one of the best ways to see them. While aboard you might also catch a glimpse of dolphins or other whales, and any sightings will be pointed out and narrated by an expert captain, who is also a certified naturalist. And even if the whales aren't being cooperative, you can enjoy fabulous ocean views as you cruise along on the comfortable boat, taking advantage of the covered and open-air seating areas during the scenic two-hour journey.

Full Price: $39 Our Price: $19.50

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  • Oceanside Adventures |
  • 256 Harbor Drive S.
  • Oceanside, CA 92054
  • 760-277-3737
Theater

Backstage Drama in Anne Washburn’s 10 Out of 12

Date: 2019-03-22 | For more show dates, click here.

Playwright Anne Washburn catapulted us 75 years into the future in 2014's hit Mr. Burns, a post-electric play. Now Lamplighters Theatre in La Mesa offers up her newest, most adventurous work, 10 Out of 12. The play embarks on a remarkable -- and often brutally honest and funny -- trip into the backstage world of a technical rehearsal. Don a private headset and you'll hear a near-perfect recreation of what goes on behind the scenes, complete with backstage chatter, opening night jitters, potential crises looming large and human stories unfolding.

Full Price: $22 Our Price: $11

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  • Lamplighters Theatre |
  • 5915 Severin Dr.
  • La Mesa, CA 91942
  • 619-286-3685
Tours & Cruises

Kegs-n-Kush Tour: 420-Friendly Venture Through SD

Date: 2019-03-23 | For more show dates, click here.

Recreational cannabis is finally legal, guys! It's time to take advantage of it in one of the sunniest cities on the West Coast -- with the best beer, of course. The Kegs-n-Kush tour takes you through a few local hot spots in San Diego while weaving in some visits to prime dispensaries. You can also bring your own kush, plus enjoy free beer tastings at the breweries. Stops on the four-hour tour include Green Flash Brewery, Pariah and Urbn Leaf. You down yet? Bring your crew, make a day of it and soak in some chill vibes thanks to West Coast Cannabis Tours.

Full Price: $129 Our Price: $99

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  • West Coast Cannabis Tours |
  • 9747 Businesspark Ave Ste 225
  • San Diego, CA 92131
  • 800-295-9228
Music

Exciting Afro-Fusion Band Mokoomba

Date: 2019-04-24 | For more show dates, click here.

Mokoomba is one of Africa’s most exciting young bands, dazzling audiences worldwide with its knockout live shows and electrifying blend of Afro-fusion and tantalizing traditional Tonga rhythms. “Mokoomba” is a Tonga word that connotes the deep respect Tonga people have for the Zambezi River and for the vibrant life that it brings to their music and culture. The Zimbabwe-based group’s latest album, Luyando -- a stripped-down, mostly acoustic album -- took critics by storm. Mokoomba have rocked legendary rooms and stages worldwide, from New York City’s Apollo Theater to London’s 100 Club, and now you can catch them live at the Price Center in La Jolla.

Full Price: $25 Our Price: $12.50

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  • Price Center East Ballroom |
  • 9500 Gilman Drive
  • La Jolla, CA 92093
  • 858-534-8497
Theater

Youth Production of Swashbuckling Adventure

Date: 2019-03-22 | For more show dates, click here.

Lovably wacky and filled with catchy tunes, The Pirates of Penzance has all the ingredients for the perfect farce: a damsel in distress, a pirate king, an adorably dopey Major-General, and a series of delightfully absurd mix-ups. Expecting to be released from servitude on his 21st birthday, pirate apprentice Frederic falls for the beauteous young Mabel. But due to a leap-year technicality, the poor lad soon discovers that he must be away from the love of his life and continue his apprenticeship for another 63 years. Will he ever be free? Will he win the hand of the (supposedly) beautiful Mabel? Find out when The Pirates of Penzance Jr. comes to Ocean Beach Playhouse and Arts Center in San Diego.

Full Price: $19 - $28 Our Price: $14 - $24

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  • Ocean Beach Playhouse and Arts Center |
  • 4944 Newport Ave
  • San Diego, CA 92107
  • 619-795-9305
Theater

Church by Young Jean Lee

Date: 2019-04-06 | For more show dates, click here.

Acclaimed playwright and director Young Jean Lee transforms her life-long struggle with Christianity into an exuberant church service. Both celebratory and confrontational, Church will test the expectations of religious and non-religious alike--looking deep into why we believe what we believe.

Full Price: $25 Our Price: $12.50

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  • Diversionary Theatre |
  • 4545 Park Bl.
  • San Diego, CA 92116
  • 619-220-0097
Dance

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Date: 2019-03-26 | For more show dates, click here.

One of America's most beloved dance companies, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is an audience favorite wherever they go. The company is celebrated not just for their exquisite performance of beloved classics, but also for their commitment to bold, new dance styles, offering something for every taste. They've performed in 71 countries on six continents for an estimated 23 million people worldwide--as well as millions more through television broadcasts. These world-class performers continue to inspire and unite people of all backgrounds everywhere in the world. Don't miss these dynamic and artistic dancers hailed by The New York Times as "sleek, athletic masters of the universe" when they come to Jacobs Music Center in San Diego. Each performance will feature a different collection of repertory, and both conclude with the company’s iconic masterpiece, Revelations.

Full Price: $29 Our Price: $23.50

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  • Jacobs Music Center's Copley Symphony Hall |
  • 750 B Street
  • San Diego, CA 92101
  • 619-235-0804
Music

Folk Icons The Kingston Trio (“Tom Dooley,” “Sloop John B”)

Date: 2019-04-28 | For more show dates, click here.

There are long-running bands ... and then there's The Kingston Trio. A pop-folk phenomenon since 1957, The Kingston Trio hit the top of the charts with 1958's "Tom Dooley," which went on to earn a Grammy at the awards' inaugural ceremony in 1959. Since then, the group's hit singles have included "Sloop John B," "They Call the Wind Maria," "M.T.A." and "Where Have All the Flowers Gone?" What makes their music stand out is their use of acoustic guitars, banjos and three-part harmony for a truly folk-based sound. Now you can discover (or re-discover) their timeless music as they bring their national tour celebrating their 60th anniversary to San Diego’s Balboa Theatre.

Full Price: n/a Our Price: Sold Out

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  • Balboa Theatre |
  • 868 Fourth Avenue
  • San Diego, CA 92101
  • 619-570-1100

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