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Thursday, Apr 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 AM Stage: How the Other Half Loves
10:30 AM Lecture: Prophet Jeremiah Symphony
12:45 PM Discussion on Prejudice & Tolerance
6:00 PM Honoring the Medicine: Native American Healing
7:00 PM Film: Kusama
7:00 PM The Crisis in Yemen
7:00 PM Stage: South Pacific
7:00 PM SDAFF Spring Showcase
8:00 PM Music: Mamak Khadem
Friday, Apr 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Art Exhibit: Chilenas in the Diaspora
4:00 PM Dinner and Movie: Coco
6:00 PM Discussion: Middle East Meltdown with Ryan Crocker
6:00 PM Ballet Folklorico De CSUSM's 3rd Annual Showcase
7:00 PM Music: Omar Velasco
7:30 PM Bollywood Spring Fusion
7:30 PM Stage: Anna In The Tropics
8:00 PM Tao: Drum Heart
8:00 PM Stage: South Pacific
Saturday, Apr 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 AM Chinese Brush Painting for Children
8:00 AM Shaka Festival
10:00 AM 33rd Annual Linda Vista Multicultural Fair & Parade
10:00 AM World Tai Chi Day Celebration
10:00 AM St. Jordi's Day Celebration & Independent Bookstore Day
11:00 AM ArtWalk
11:00 AM International Mobile Film Festival
11:30 AM Polynesian Princess Lunch
12:00 PM Hanamatsuri Festival
5:00 PM Dance: Tres Culturas
5:00 PM POI Spring Luau
5:00 PM "KARESTAN" Documentary Film Series Festival - Day 1
6:00 PM Passport to Brazil
6:30 PM Music: Camarada Spirit, Struggle, Triumph
6:30 PM Morrocan Magic
7:30 PM Music: Kartik Seshardri
7:30 PM Stage: Anna In The Tropics
8:00 PM Stage: South Pacific
Sunday, Apr 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Mission Federal ArtWalk
11:30 AM International Mobile Film Festival
12:00 PM Hanamatsuri Festival
2:00 PM House of Finland Lawn Program
2:00 PM Book Signing: China's Crisis of Success
2:00 PM Stage: How the Other Half Loves
2:00 PM Stage: South Pacific
2:00 PM Stage: Anna In The Tropics
3:00 PM Music: Courtly Noyse
4:00 PM "KARESTAN" Documentary Film Series Festival - Day 2
7:00 PM Music: Enrique Bunbury
Monday, Apr 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
3:00 PM A Talk with the Colombian Peacebuilding Unit
Tuesday, May 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Talk: Deconstructing Racial Stereotypes
7:00 PM Music: Enrique Bunbury
7:30 PM Rumba Descarga Jam
Wednesday, May 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Talk: Afrofuturism Philosophy
7:00 PM Stage: How the Other Half Loves
7:00 PM Stage: South Pacific
7:30 PM Book Signing: The Ruined House
Thursday, May 3
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:30 AM Lecture: Prophet Jeremiah Symphony
5:00 PM Talk: Coolies and Model Minorities,the Weaponization of Asian America
7:00 PM Music: Mexican Rock
7:00 PM Sally Kohn: Community Divided/Humanity United
7:00 PM Stage: South Pacific
Friday, May 4
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:00 PM Cinco de Mayo Old Town San Diego
5:00 PM Art: Ode to Frida
6:00 PM Art: Beyond Bollywood
6:30 PM Art: La Rumorosa Rock Art
7:00 PM Music: Soul & Strings
7:30 PM Book Signing: The Latin Table
7:30 PM Music: Luis Miguel
8:00 PM Music: Ranky Tanky
8:00 PM Stage: South Pacific
Saturday, May 5
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 AM Chinese Brush Painting for Children
9:00 AM Dragon Boat Festival
10:00 AM Cinco De Mayo Balboa Park
10:00 AM 9th Annual Asian Cultural Festival
11:00 AM Cinco de Mayo Old Town San Diego
12:00 PM Cinco by the Bay
2:00 PM Cinco de Mayo Pinata Workshop and Fiesta
2:00 PM Metal Engraving Seminar
4:00 PM Music: Voice of Armenia
6:00 PM Talk with Dolores Huerta
6:00 PM A Musical Nirvana
7:30 PM Music: Melodic Rythms with Kourish Taghavi
7:30 PM Music: Facing off across Sunset Boulevard
8:00 PM Stage: South Pacific
Sunday, May 6
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Fiesta de Los Penasquitos
10:00 AM Chula Vista Cinco Fest
11:00 AM Cinco de Mayo Old Town San Diego
2:00 PM Music: Facing off across Sunset Boulevard
2:00 PM English High Tea for Shakespeare Lovers
2:00 PM Stage: South Pacific
2:00 PM Stage: How the Other Half Loves
5:30 PM Cry San Diego Fundraising Gala
7:00 PM Music: Voice of Armenia
8:00 PM Music: Enjambre
Monday, May 7
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, May 8
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Wednesday, May 9
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Stage: South Pacific
Calendar

< Saturday, July 15, 2017 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Stage

Anna in the Tropics
Until April 29, 2018

American Mariachi
Until April 29, 2018

The Wanderers
Until May 6, 2018

Exhibitions and Art

Wabi Sabi
Until April 29, 2018

Israel: 70 Years of Craft and Design
Until September 3, 2018

Arts of Iran
Until January 31, 2019

Art of East Asia
Until December 31, 2019

Art Of The 20th Century
Ongoing until December 31, 2019

German Expressionism
Ongoing until December 31, 2019

Barrio Art Crawl
Ongoing, every 2nd Saturday of each month

Free Admission to Mingei International Museum
Ongoing, 3rd Tuesday of each month

Free Admission to Japanese Friendship Garden
Ongoing, 3rd Tuesday of each month

Kids

Kids Meet Mandarin
Ongoing Fridays

Chinese Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Spanish Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Bilingual Storytime
Ongoing Fridays

Classes and Workshops

African Djembe Drumming
Ongoing Wednesday

Irish Gaelic Conversation Circle
Ongoing Tuesdays

Tai Chi Workshop
Ongoing Saturdays

Shakespeare&Tea
Ongoing Sundays

African Dance Class
Ongoing Sundays

Dancing With The Brush: Chinese Brush Painting And Calligraphy
Ongoing Tuesdays

Middle-Eastern Drum and Belly Dance Class
Ongoing Mondays

Salsa Class
Ongoing Tuesdays

Urban Art & More
Ongoing Tuesdays

Mandarin Meetup
Ongoing Wednesdays

Cultural Tours and Excursions

San Diego Jewish BookFest
Until May 3, 2018

Tequila, Tacos, & Tombstones: Old Town Tour
ongoing Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays

Tijuana Street Food Tour
ongoing Saturdays, Sundays and Tuesdays

Puerto Nuevo Lobster Dinner
ongoing Saturdays

Tijuana Seafood Tour
ongoing Fridays and Sundays

San Diego Chinese Historical Museum & Garden Tour
Ongoing, every 1st Saturday of each month

Little Italy Culinary Tour
Ongoing Saturdays

Asian Pacific Historical District Walking Tour
Ongoing, every 2nd Saturday of each month.

Lucha Libre Mexican Wrestling in Tijuana
Ongoing, Select Fridays

Tijuana Street Art Trek with Panca
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Brewery Tour
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Market Hop
Ongoing, Select Sundays

Tijuana Foodie Adventure
Ongoing Saturdays,Tuesdays,Sundays

Caesar's Restaurant & Downtown Tijuana Tour
Ongoing Fridays and Sundays

Ensenada Mexico Pacific Ocean Coastal Tour

Baja Mexico Grand Tour

Tijuana Foodie Adventures

Other

Flamenco Performance
Until December 29, 2018

Tea with The Bard
Ongoing, first Sunday of each month

Kirtan Musical Meditation
Ongoing, Thursdays

Dances of Universal Peace
Ongoing Saturdays

8:00 AM Bocce World Championship XXXVII Enjoy a day filled with food, sun, and championship beach bocce ball action while raising money for Boys & Girls Clubs of Carlsbad and Friends of the Powerhouse. Parking is available at the Del Mar Racetrack (enter through the Solana Gate off Via de la Valle), and shuttles are provided to the beach. This event is 21+, but all spectators of all ages are welcome.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Del Mar North Beach
3200 Camino del Mar
Del Mar, 92104
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Saturday, July 15 - 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

For more information, please call: (760) 444-4893 or visit: www.beachbocce.com
10:00 AM Talk: Travel Writing Many people think they want to be a travel writer, but what they really want is to get paid to drink margaritas on the beach all day. Join full-time travel writer Ray Bartlett for a fun look at the realities behind the myths. If you've thought seriously about being a travel writer, or wondered how to start, this is the class for you.

Admission/Cost: $30 - $36

Location:
Liberty Station
2730 Historic Decatur Road
Barracks 16 #202
San Diego, CA 92106
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Saturday, July 15 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 696-0363 or visit: www.sandiegowriters.org
11:00 AM Talk: Introducing the Hakka Explore intriguing aspects of Chinese history, culture, and art with SDCHM's monthly lecture series presented by Kathleen Dang. Hakkas, 客家, a significant Chinese population with a name that literally means "guest families" is noted as the most diasporic out of the many Chinese populations. The people who are Hakka are connected by a distinct language and a unique cultural history and not by being from a specific region in China. Today, Hakka people find an instant affinity with other Hakka, regardless of where they are from and where they are now living. The language, cultural customs, and extreme attention to ancestry will be explored.

Admission/Cost: Free - $5

Location:
Chuang Archive & Learning Center
541 B Second Ave
San Diego, CA 92101
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Saturday, July 15 - 11:00 AM

For more information, please call: (619) 338-9888 or visit: www.sdchm.org
11:00 AM San Diego Pride Music Festival The San Diego Pride Music Festival celebrates diversity with two days and four stages with over 100 entertainers and thousands of your Pride supporting friends of all ages. General admission: $20 weekend pass (pre-event); $25 weekend pass (day of or at the festival gates). A number of world music artists will be performing at this year's festival.

Note: The Pride Parade takes place on Saturday starting at 11:00 AM at the corner of Normal St. and University Ave.

Festival Schedule

Admission/Cost: $20 - $25

Location:
Marston Point (Balboa Park)
6th Ave & Laurel St
San Diego, CA 92103
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Dates and times:
Note: these times are for the entire festival not just the music.

Saturday, July 15 - 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Sunday, July 16 - 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM
1:30 PM Film: Cuba's Secret Side Prior to renewed U.S.-Cuban relations, adventure filmmaker Karin Muller hitchhiked for three months, around Cuba - living with fishermen and farmers, a Santeria priestess and country doctors.

She filmed undercover on a tourist visa and Swiss passport and was arrested over a dozen times. In the end she gets beyond the propaganda and rhetoric to capture the true soul of Cuba.

The series features a pre-show introduction and post-show discussion with the film's director, Karin Muller.

This screening will be in the Ruby G. Schulman Auditorium.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Carlsbad City Library
1775 Dove Ln.
Carlsbad , CA 92011
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Saturday, July 15 - 1:30 PM

For more information, please call: (760) 602-2049 or visit: www.carlsbadca.gov
4:00 PM Stage: The Ballad of Emmett Till The now legendary story of Emmett Till is believed by many to be the spark that ignited the modern civil rights movement and remains one of the most pivotal incidents in a monumental era. Till was a 14-year-old Chicago resident who was brutally tortured and murdered for allegedly flirting with a white women while visiting family in Money, Mississippi. This provocative piece of theater — part history, part ghost story — is a jazz integration of past and present, the living and dead, of factual accounts and creative interpolation. Author Ifa Bayeza captures the powerful truths at the heart of this gripping and tragic story, aiming for a soaring work of moving music, potent poetry and rich theatricality.

Admission/Cost: $25 - $35

Location:
Ion Theatre Company BLKBOX Theatre
3704 Sixth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103
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Dates and times:
Ongoing until Saturday, July 22 - 2017
Thursdays - 8:00 PM
Fridays - 8:00 PM
Saturdays - 4:00 PM & 8:00 PM

For more information, please call (619) 600-5020 or visit: www.iontheatre.com
7:00 PM Music: Ledward Kaapana A master of the slack key guitar, Led Kaapana has been one of Hawai'i's most influential musicians for four decades. His mastery of stringed instruments, exceptional picking style on slack key guitar and 'ukulele, and extraordinary baritone to leo ki`eki`e (falsetto) vocal range, have made him a musical legend.

With easy-going style and kolohe (rascal) charm, he has built a loyal corps of "Led Heads" from Brussels to his birthplace on the Big Island of Hawai'i. In 2011, he was honored with an NEA National Heritage Fellowship for his artistic excellence and his contributions to our nation's traditional arts heritage.

Admission/Cost: $25 - $35

Location:
AMSDconcerts
2900 Highland Avenue (Sweetwater High School)
National City, 92105
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Saturday, July 15 - 7:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 201-0520 or visit: www.amsdconcerts.com
7:00 PM Music: Pasos y Palmas Danzarts presents "Pasos Y Palmas" with special guest artists Sin Fronteras Ballet Folklorico from Houston, Texas (Artistic Directors: Xavier Tamez & Asahel Vazquez). Please join us as we take you on a journey through Spain & Mexico via music and dance.

Admission/Cost: $10 - $25

Location:
Coronado Performing Arts Center
650 D Ave.
Coronado, CA 92118
MAP

Saturday, July 15 - 7:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 522-8907 or visit: www.danzarts.org
7:30 PM Film: What a Beautiful Day Southerner Checco dreams of entering the military police, and, although he has failed the entrance exam three times, his connections get him a security job at Milan's cathedral. However his bumbling incompetence appears to make him the ultimate patsy for a team of terrorists—but they are in for a surprise.

Age Limit: 21+

Admission/Cost: $5

Location:
Amici Park Ampitheater
1660 Union St
San Diego, CA 92101
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Saturday, July 15 - 7:30 PM

For more information, please visit: www.littleitalysd.com
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