San Diego Summer Events 2014

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Due to the stellar weather, summer is probably the best time of the year to visit one of America’s prettiest cities, San Diego. The weather is always great in Southern California, but summer in San Diego certainly takes things up a level (or two). The great weather will only be further complemented by the slate of summertime San Diego Attractions that are coming up in 2014. One of the San Diego Attractions that will be taking place in early summer is the San Diego Surf Film Festival from May 7 – 10. Although surfing may not have originated in San Diego, surf culture has woven itself … [Read more...]

San Diego County Fair 2013

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Looking for family-friendly attractions in San Diego? Pay a visit to the San Diego County Fair, the largest annual event in San Diego County and the 4th largest fair in the entire country! Held on the famous Del Mar fairgrounds, this event is chock full of family fun. The fair opened recently on June 8 and will be available until July 4. It is regularly closed on Mondays (with the exception of July 1). The fair traces its roots to 1880, when locals organized an agricultural fair to give the normally distances country farmers a chance to socialize and engage in some friendly competition. The … [Read more...]

San Diego County Fair

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When a group of San Diego farmers formed an agricultural fair in 1880 to share ideas and compare produce, they never dreamed that over a hundred years later, more than one million people would be carrying on the tradition…with the addition of rides, games, musical performances, exhibitions, and special events.   Since 1946, the beloved San Diego County Fair has been held annually at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. This year, the 24-day festival of fun begins on Friday, June 8th and runs through Wednesday, July 4th, closing only on Mondays (with the exception of July 2). The theme, a … [Read more...]