San Diego: This Weekend (Sept. 14-17)
Top events coming to San Diego this weekend include KAABOO Del Mar, San Diego Bayfair and Dîner en Blanc.
9.14: Dîner en Blanc
Don all white for this chic pop-up picnic - centered on appearance and etiquette -hosted at a public venue that’s kept mum until the very last minute. - Michael Benninger
Location TBD, dinerenblanc.com
9.14: Taste of Downtown
Feast on samples from more than 40 restaurants throughout the Gaslamp, Civic/Core, Seaport Village and East Village on this self-guided restaurant tour showcasing downtown’s best bites. - Michael Benninger
Throughout downtown, downtownsandiego.org
Head to Barrio Logan for an evening of poetry with featured artist Gill Sotu, a poet, musician, writer and DJ, who weaves poetry into his musical performances.
La Bodega Gallery, 2196 Logan Ave., Barrio Logan, labodegagallery.com
9.14-16: Andrew Schulz
“So this is something I don’t get that girls do. Some girls, at least. They’ll shave their legs, they’ll shave their armpits, they’ll shave their vagina... and leave their mustache. What the f**k is the point of that? Does anyone get the logic there?” - Andrew Schulz at Comix Comedy Club
@ American Comedy Co., americancomedyco.com
The Montreal-based DJ duo of Gordon Huntley and Erick Muise has remixed the likes of Steve Aoki, Porter Robinson and Jack Beats. After collaborating with LOUDPVCK and Snails earlier in the year, their latest single, Don’t Need U, was released in August. - Scott McDonald
@ Bang Bang, bangbangsd.com
9.15-16 Tony Baker
“Dogs are man’s best friend? That’s not accurate. When’s the last time you picked your best human friend’s s**t up off the sidewalk? Would y’all still be friends after that? That’s not a friendship.” - Tony Baker at The Comedy and Magic Club
@ The Comedy Store, lajolla.thecomedystore.com
9.15-17: KAABOO Del Mar
Combining today’s hottest music acts with many of the country’s best comedians, this three-day adult escape returns to the Del Mar Fairgrounds for a third consecutive year. Headlined by P!nk, Muse, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, and featuring the comedic stylings of Patton Oswalt, Norm MacDonald, David Spade, and many other stand-up comics, KAABOO plays host to incredible cuisine, inspiring art and plenty of personal indulgences. - Michael Benninger
Del Mar Fairgrounds: 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar, kaaboodelmar.com
9.15-17: San Diego Bayfair
Three days of family, friends, fireworks and fast boats will be on hand at this high-energy bayside celebration ideal for RV owners. - Michael Benninger
Mission Bay, sandiegobayfair.org
9.16 Taste of South Park
Take a stroll around the quaint neighborhood of South Park and enjoy sips and bites along the 30th and Fern streets corridors.
South Park, brownpapertickets.com
9.16 Landlubbers Day
Argh, mateys. It’s a day of all things pirate. Visitors to the bayfront Seaport Village are encouraged to dress like a pirate, especially to participate in the “Talk Like a Pirate,” “Best Pirate Costume, and “Best Pirate Pet Costume” contests.
Seaport Village, 849 W. Harbor Dr., downtown, seaportvillage.com
Boris Daenen (aka Netsky) is a Belgian producer and DJ named after a computer virus. He released his third studio album, aptly named 3, last year. - Scott McDonald
@ Bassmnt, bassmntsd.com
9.16: Eli & Fur
The London-based DJ duo of Eliza Noble and Jennifer Skillman have collaborated together since they were teens. The pair released their latest, the four-track Chlo/Wendy Legs EP, in March on Anjunadeep Records. - Scott McDonald
@ Bang Bang, bangbangsd.com
9.17: Women Ride IB
Hundreds of women will take to the streets of South County for the inaugural Women Ride IB event. Designed to celebrate the female bicycling community, the ride (which includes a casual and trail options) will benefit the San Diego County Bike Coalition.
536 13th Street, Imperial Beach, sdbikecoalition.org
9.17 Yoga Day at Petco Park
Bring some much needed Zen to the Padres baseball field on Sunday. Ticket packages include a ticket to a Padres game vs. the Colorado Rockies on either Sept. 22, 23, or 24; a donation to the Padres Foundation and a Padres-themed yoga mat with pouch.
Petco Park, 100 Park Blvd., downtown, m.mlb.com/padres/tickets/group/events/yoga
9.15: American Assassin
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