Top events in town include Tiki Oasis, CityFest, Liberty Station ArtWalk and three nights of stand-up from Ellen DeGeneres.
Through 8.12: Tiki Oasis
Embracing a “South Seas Cinema” theme, the world’s largest, longest-running tiki festival returns to San Diego for five days — and nights — of tropical cocktails, Polynesian pop and other island-inspired attractions. — Michael Benninger
Hotel Circle, Mission Valley, tikioasis.com
8.10: KAABOO Discovery Tour
Four bands will battle it out for a chance to take the stage at this year's...