Thursday, August 15
7-9:30pm, Fairmont Grand Del Mar
Sip on suds from 805 Beer and your favorite red, white and sparkling wines while listening to live music by Casual Magic. Plus, satisfy your taste buds with light bites by Chef Jason Winton, including Smoked Mahi with Tortilla & Avocado Crema, Beef Tartar on Potato Crisp & Horseradish Cream, Croquetas and Albondigas.
SD Italian Film Festival Presents: Taranta on the Road
7:30-10pm, Museum of Photographic Arts
The day after the Arab Spring of 2011, Amira and Tarek, two Tunisian migrants with nothing in common, reach the Italian coast. By chance, they find themselves both seeking help from a music band from Salento, Apulia, in search of success around festivals and weddings. The band mistakes them as a couple that’s going to have a child and the band members decide to help them to reach France.
Friday, August 16
August 16-17 at Marina Park, San Diego Bay
alifornia’s largest most attended annual Hispanic culinary celebration includes a festival kick-off party “Mexico Mercado” — a high energy party hosted by Mexico’s most acclaimed chef, Enrique Olvera, and Gran Tasting – the festivals signature event featuring 150 food, beverage, wine, beer and spirits stations, Cooking Demos, Best of Fest Chef Awards, VIP Tent, and Live Music.
Best of San Diego Party
6:30-9:30pm, Liberty Station
The Best of San Diego Party presented by Valley View Casino is the most anticipated bash of the year celebrating San Diego’s best restaurants, breweries and businesses. The event brings together the top local restaurants, breweries, wineries, distilleries and businesses as featured in San Diego Magazine’s Best Restaurants and Best of San Diego issues. Guests can expect unlimited bites and sips from more than 100 vendors along with live bands and entertainment, interactive art installations, lounges, aerialist acrobats, fire performers, pop-up shops, dancing and more.
Saturday, August 17
Sunburn Pool Featuring Ape Drums
12-6pm, Hard Rock Hotel
#BeatsourcePlayground is BACK at it on August 17th! Get ready for Ape Drums aka the newest member of Major Lazer, Danny West, Phenom, DJ Drew x Disko Drew + a Special Guest TBA!
SUNBURN Pool is known for elevating your weekend with three different rooftop party experiences, interactive games, refreshing drinks, tasty eats, and exciting entertainment to make for a memorable adventure, every time.
11am, Waterfront Park
San Diego’s largest Marg Bash features multiple Margarita Bars, a giant Club Margarita with live DJ, Headlined by Everclear, a Cornhole Tournament and of course fantastic food all with great Harbor Views.
10pm-2am, Parq Nightclub
Join us every Saturday at the official SUNBURN After Party at Parq Nightclub! Voted “Best San Diego Venue for Entertainment” at the 2018 E&R Awards, Parq is the only place to party after the sun goes down at the best pool party in town. This Saturday features Beatsource Playground at Parq Nightclub. RSVP here to get on the Party Naked guest list to Parq Saturdays.
Chula Vista HarborFest
10am-6pm, Bayside Park
Chula Vista HarborFest is a family-friendly celebration that welcomes everyone to enjoy a classic summer festival with breathtaking ocean views as a backdrop.
Sunday, August 18
America’s Finest City Half Marathon & 5k
6:15am, Balboa Park [start]
America’s Finest City Half Marathon is run on a fast, scenic, point-to-point course. The race starts at the historic Cabrillo National Monument at the tip of Point Loma with its world-renowned vistas of San Diego Bay and the Pacific Ocean, follows scenic San Diego Bay and Harbor Island along the Embarcadero to the Star of India, winds through downtown San Diego and finishes in historic Balboa Park.
SunDias: DJ City Takeover
11am-8pm, El Chingon
Whether you’re in the mood to lounge on our patio under the shade of tropical palapas, or would rather be inside ordering bottle service from our gorgeous cocktail waitresses, sunDIAS will change the way you view partying on a Sunday. But don’t let the champagne and rosé fool you, this will be one hell of a bad ass party.
Stone Brewing 23rd Anniversary Grand Celebration
3-6pm, Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens – Liberty Station
Stone Brewing celebrates its 23rd Anniversary with a three-day festival taking place at all of it’s locations across the country. The main event is the Grand Celebration at Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens – Liberty Station on Sunday, August 18 from 3 – 6 p.m. Join independent craft beer fans for tasters from more than 50 breweries and craft beer camaraderie in the San Diego sunshine. Expect incredible beer, fantastic food, live music, a cigar lounge and more.
Tuesday, August 20
7pm-2am, El Chingon
Join the Party Naked crew for Forty-Twosdays at El Chingon. From taco and tequila flight specials to VIP bottle service, and rotating DJ’s, El Chingon is the only place to be on a Tuesday night! Featuring: Half off tacos all day, Don Julio 1942 shots for $19.42, La Completa Taco Flight – All five tacos for $9.42, Margarita Flight – Bad Ass Margarita, Madero, Battle of Juarez for $15. RSVP here to get on the guest list.
Wednesday, August 21
Side Bar Industry Night
Get on Party Naked’s exclusive guest list for Side Bar – the newest and hands down sexiest boutique nightclub and lounge in San Diego. Every week, we bring you the best Industry Night in town on Wednesday with the hottest DJs, flowing champagne, and the most beautiful crowd in San Diego. This Wednesday get down to beats by DJ Shadowman!