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June 28, 2013

Summer in the Park

July 5, 2013toAugust 2, 2013

2013-SIP-PosterThe University Heights Summer in the Park Concert Series takes place at historic Trolley Barn Park on Friday evenings from 6 to 8pm in July and August. Bring a picnic dinner or try the mobile vendors for ice cream & coffee treats, or visit any University Heights restaurants for a bite before or after the concerts!

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June 21, 2013

Twilight in the Park

June 18, 2013 6:15 pmtoAugust 29, 2013 7:15 pm

Twilight ParkThe Twilight in the Park Summer Concerts are some of the most popular summertime events in Balboa Park. Twilight in the Park takes place from 6:15-7:15pm at the Spreckels Organ Pavilion every Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday.

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June 07, 2013

San Diego County Fair

June 8, 2013toJuly 4, 2013

san diego county fair 645x340The 2013 San Diego County Fair “Game On!” begins Saturday, June 8 through Thursday, July 4 (closed Mondays except July 1) and promises a summer of fun and games galore! From card games to board games, video games to game shows, consoles to cell phones – this theme spotlights the nostalgic, current, and future “games people play!”

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June 07, 2013

Calligaris Studio San Diego


Be the first to see and experience Calligaris Studio San Diego. Hold It Contemporary Home is pleased to announce a dedicated space within our Mission Valley store that will feature the renowned Italian furniture brand’s elegantly modern collection.

Known for a mix of classic and contemporary furnishings created by some of Italy’s best-known designers, the clean lines and clever functionality of Calligaris lends itself to small space and urban living. Stop by today, and find brand-new pieces sure to inspire you!

Download the Calligaris My Home 2013 Catalog here.

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May 31, 2013

Homecoming Court

June 22, 2013

homecomingThe Escondido Humane Society is having a Homecoming celebration from 10 a.m. to noon June 22. Festivities will include an alumni group photo at 10:30 a.m.; refreshments for people and pets; crowning of the Homecoming Court; opportunity drawing; prizes; Homecoming portraits for people and their pets; and a $10 adoption special for all adult dogs and cats 6 months and older. Leading up to the event, participants can log on to to nominate their pets for the Homecoming Court. It’s free to enter, and each $5 vote is a donation to the animals at EHS who are still waiting to become kings and queens of their own castles. All companion pets are eligible to participate. For more information about Homecoming festivities, go to

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May 24, 2013

Summer Solstice in Del Mar Village

May 20, 2013 5:00 pmtoMay 21, 2013 1:00 pm

del-mar-summer-solstice2Celebrate Summer Solstice in Del Mar Village this June 20th from 5-8pm at Powerhouse Park, next to the beautiful city beach. The culinary event features selections from local restaurants, California wine and brews, a silent auction live music, and a wonderful setting overlooking the ocean.

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May 21, 2013

Memorial Day Floor Model Sale

May 24, 2013toMay 27, 2013

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Start summer off right and keep cool with up to 40% savings on select pieces for your modern home.

Now is your opportunity to save big as we make room for many new arrivals from Market.

Hurry in to Hold It Contemporary Home because it all ends Monday!

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May 17, 2013

“Kick Off to Summer” Bikini Fashion Show

May 22, 2013

roppongiPreview the hottest looks for summer 2013 at the 2nd Annual “Kick off to Summer” Bikini Fashion Show at Roppongi on May 22nd. Hosted by Allison Andrews of Fashion Week San Diego and Music by DJ Who of Sleeping Giant Music. Attendance is free, but limited to the first 150 guests.

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May 10, 2013

Taste of Cardiff

May 16, 2013
5:00 pmto8:00 pm

tasteofcardiffThe Taste of Cardiff will feature the cuisine of several local restaurants, located throughout the downtown Cardiff village and along Restaurant Row, on nearby Coast Hwy 101. Restaurants will compete for the town’s Golden Fork Award. The event is brought to you by Cardiff 101 MainStreet. Attendees will stroll through downtown to the various restaurants, enjoying the evening.

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May 03, 2013

Surf Film Festival Hoots and Shakas

May 8, 2013 12:00 amtoMay 12, 2013 12:00 am

hoots2Fourteen features and 28 short films will be shown during the San Diego Surf Film Festival May 8-12, 2013, which will be held once again at Bird’s Surf Shed in San Diego, a world famous restored quonset hut filled with an impressive collection of historically significant surfboards and artifacts. In its second year, the SDSFF has already become one of the largest and most celebrated festivals of its kind around the globe.

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