16 Things to Do This Fourth of July Weekend

7.1: Ringo Starr and His All-Star Band @ Humphrey’s Concerts by the Bay,
Rolling Stone ranks former Beatles member Ringo Starr (born Richard Starkey) at No. 14 on its “100 Greatest Drummers of All Time” list.

7.1: Luis Coronel @ San Diego County Fair,
As a teen, this Latin music vocalist gave up boxing to pursue a singing career.

7.1: Disgorge @ Brick by Brick,
Death metal quintet straight out of America’s Finest.

7.1: Henry Fong @ Bassmnt,
Progressive house DJ Henry Fong kicks off his 2016 North American Riot Tour with a stop in San Diego.

7.1: Carnage @ OMNIA San Diego,
This Guatemalan trap DJ/producer released his full-length debut, Papi Gordo, last year.

7.1-2: Stephen Glickman @ The Comedy Store La Jolla,

“I just started having sex with older women. I’m sorry, uh, ‘elderly women.’ Hey, hey, they’re already bent over, alright. That’s like half the sh** right there. It’s more convenient that way. Also, they have candy in their purses.” - Stephen Glickman on Stand Up at Candor

7.1-9.4: “Collections in Context: American Art From A Pacific Northwest Collection, 1860-1950"
Timken Museum Of Art
1500 El Prado, Balboa Park

Showcasing artistry from the Civil War through the turn of the last century, the Timken unveils paintings, sculptures and prints that have never been shown in San Diego.

7.2: San Diego Growlers vs. San Jose Spiders
Balboa Stadium, Downtown

In its last home game of the season, San Diego’s ultimate disc team competes against the American Ultimate Disc League’s defending champions.

7.2: Flight of the Conchords @ SDSU’s Open Air Theatre,

“Americans, when you ask someone to do you ‘a solid,’ it sounds like you want them to make you a poo.” - Flight of the Conchords’ Jemaine Clement on Twitter

7.2: Kool & The Gang @ San Diego County Fair,

This R&B funk band is best known for its hits “Ladies Night” (1979), “Celebration” (1980) and “Get Down on It” (1981), among others.

7.3: Everclear @ Casino Pauma,
Alt. rockers on the nationwide Summerland Tour with Sugar Ray, Lit and Sponge.

7.3: Los Cafres @ Music Box,
These reggae artists out of Buenos Aires, Argentina, perform en español.

7.3: Calibre 50 @ San Diego County Fair,
The four-piece Mexican music group is named after a .50 caliber machine gun.

7.3: 12th Planet @ Bassmnt,
L.A.-based dubstep/drum-and-bass DJ who’s remixed tracks by Skrillex and Pretty Lights.

7.4: Big Bay Boom
San Diego Bay, Downtown

On July 4, half a million patriots will line the water’s edge to watch simultaneous fireworks displays explode for 18 minutes from four barges floating in San Diego Bay.

7.4: Sebastian Maniscalco @ San Diego County Fair,

“I don’t even know what these women come out wearing today. Have you seen the clubbing wear or whatever they got? They come out with the little half-top on with the wrong half hanging out. Do a sit up; people are eating.” - Sebastian Maniscalco on Premium Blend