Weekend Events in San Diego

It’s the first weekend in June and there are lots of fun things to do in San Diego. Entertainment Reporter Laura Cain visited the studio Saturday morning to give KUSI the rundown.

San Diego County Fair
Opens at 10am
Del Mar Fairgrounds
Tickets are $12-$19 kids under 5 are free
(This year’s theme is “How Sweet It Is.” 500 shopping opportunities, 100-plus concerts, 80 rides and dozens of exhibits. More than a million people are expected to attend the fair’s 26-day run.) Sugarland takes the grandstand stage Saturday night. Banda El Recodo plays Sunday night

The Wiggles
Sunday June 3
Speckles Theater
$40, kids under 1 are free
(This is the first time in five years that The Wiggles have performed in San Diego. They are the world’s top entertainers for the preschool set. Since 2005, The Wiggles have performed 350 shows across the globe.)

Art Around Adams 2018
Saturday June 2
Adams between Biona Dr and Hamilton St
(For 2 miles you can take in the art and music. There will be six stages of music, 90 shops and galleries, wrestling demonstrations, spoken word and a giant mechanical giraffe.)

Cinema Under The Stars
Saturday and Sunday June 2-3
4040 Goldfinch St. Mission Hills
$17-$20 (Watch the movie Fargo in the comfort of a recliner, love-seat cabana or deck chair at this intimate outdoor venue.)

Rooftop Cinema Club
Manchester Grand Hyatt
Saturday at 8pm
Tickets range from $17-$24
(This is San Diego’s newest outdoor movie venue. It opened just a few weeks ago. Moulin Rouge is the movie you’ll see Saturday but the hits and classics continue all summer. )

Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon, Half Marathon and 5K
Saturday June 2nd for the 5K
Sunday June 3rd for the marathon and half marathon
Starting line: Sixth Ave at Quince St in Balboa Park. Finish Line:
Waterfront Park 1600 Pacific Hwy, downtown
(The route for the marathon, 1/2 marathon and 5K covers a large section of the city from Mission Bay to Kensington and from Mission Valley to the Embarcadero. As a result, there are a number of road closures including Friars Road and State Route 163. On Saturday, the 5K begins at 7 a.m. near Balboa Park. On Sunday, the marathon and the 1/2 marathon start at 6:15 a.m. as waves of runners tackle the course. The race event ends around 2:30 p.m. San Diego residents and visitors can expect road closures and delays between 5:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Eighteen bus routes will have detours due to the course.)

RB Alive! Expo Street Fair
Sunday June 3rd
Bernardo Center Dr between Lomica Dr and Bernardo Plaza Dr.
(This is the 30th annual street fair, one of the largest in the community. Crowds of up to 35,000 will enjoy music on two stages, crafts and kid zone and health screenings.)

La Mesa Flag Day Parade
Saturday 10am along La Mesa Blvd in downtown La Mesa
(The city of La Mesa invites you to salute “Old Glory” with it’s annual parade. It will feature horse units, school marching bands and plenty of decorated floats.) zest

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