San Diego Weekend Events Roundup July 27-30

Experience Hotel Del's California Clambake

Experience Hotel Del’s California Clambake

Find the best San Diego things to do for July 27-30.

Edited by Madelyn Harris


Barre & Barrels
July 28. This event combines the best of both worlds: exercise and wine. The 45-minute sunset express barre class will include five tastings throughout the workout. Participants should bring a yoga mat, socks, water and ID. 7:30 p.m. $20. Bernardo Winery, 3330 Paseo del Verano Norte.




Flower Hill Promenade Family Fun Festival
July 30. Enjoy this family-focused event, featuring pony rides, live entertainment, a petting zoo, face painting, arts and craft stations and many other surprises. 12-3 p.m. Free. Flower Hill Promenade, 2720 Via de la Valle, Del Mar.




Holly Jolly July
July 28. Get a head start on your holiday planning with a trip to Balboa Park for a winter wonderland in July. The festive preview of the park’s December Nights, in combination with the Food Truck Friday program, features festive food and drinks from popular food vendors. Guests will also enjoy ugly sweaters, Santa, holiday season-inspired music and live entertainment. Free. 4-8 p.m. El Prado Walkway, Balboa Park,


Del Mar Racing
Through Sept. 4. Catch thoroughbred racing five days a week (dark Monday and Tuesday except Labor Day). Post time most days is 2 p.m. Special events include Four O’Clock Fridays concert series, Beer Festival, family weekends and the $1 million Pacific Classic (Aug. 19). Del Mar Fairgrounds, 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar.



>>>Don’t miss our complete guide to the Del Mar Horse Races, which highlights the hippest parties and events of this summer’s racing season.


Bollywood Dancing Night
July 28. End a blissful beach day with Bollywood performances and dance lessons in The Seaport Headquarters courtyard. Free. 6-9 p.m. The Headquarters at Seaport, 789 West Harbor Drive, 619.235.4013.





Summer in Pink Party
July 29. Think pink at CUCINA enoteca Del Mar’s summertime celebration, which highlights five rosé samples from their expertly curated collection. To complement your libations, enjoy an impressive antipasti spread by chef de cuisine Tony Torres. $40. 12:30-3:30 p.m. CUCINA enoteca Del Mar, 2730 Via de la Valle, Del Mar.






California Clambake
July 28. Venture to the renowned Hotel Del to experience their take on the East Coast classic dish. Guests will enjoy a shellfish feast, live entertainment and interactive beach games, along with two complimentary drinks and free parking. Guests must wear white attire. $125. 5:30-8 p.m. Hotel Del Coronado, 1500 Orange Ave., Coronado, 619.522.8490.



Crawfish Boil
July 29. Head to Milagro Winery’s beautiful Ramona property for a Southern-inspired summer meal, featuring dishes such as crawfish, clams, shrimp, corn, potatoes and more. Live music, delicious desserts and offerings of the winery’s Ballena Blanco, Rosé and Littlepage Red will make this a night to remember. 4:30-7:30 p.m. $81. Milagro Winery, 18750 Littlepage Road, Ramona.




The Book of Mormon
Through June 30.
From the creators of South Park and the winner of nine Tony Awards, experience Broadway’s religious satire musical that everyone’s raving about. Contains explicit language. Broadway/San Diego, Civic Theatre, 1100 Third Ave., downtown, 619.570.1100. Various prices.




We are Here / Estamos Aqui Exhibition
July 27-Oct.29. Head to the SDSU downtown gallery to view an exhibition depicting the dynamic social aspects of the U.S./ Mexico border through the use of photography as an agent for storytelling. The artwork selection shares individual experiences and explores the impact of border crossing. Free. Thurs-Mon., 11 a.m.-4 p.m. 725 West Broadway.



Ken Ludwig’s Robin Hood!
Through Aug. 27.
Comic genius Ken Ludwig is back with a brand-new Globe-commissioned world-premiere comedy that tells the timeless story of a hero of the people who takes on the powers that be in hilarious fashion. White Theatre at The Old Globe, 1363 Old Globe Way, Balboa Park, 619.234.5623.



Guys and Dolls
Through Aug. 13.
Based on Damon Runyon’s famous tales of small-time hoods and showgirls, Guys and Dolls is filled with some of the most loved showtunes, including “Luck Be a Lady,” “I’ve Never Been in Love Before” and “Sit Down, You’re Rockin’ the Boat.” Shiley Stage at The Old Globe, 1363 Old Globe Way, Balboa Park, 619.234.5623.



At This Evening’s Performance
Through Aug. 6.
A bohemian theater troupe performing in an Eastern European police state finds more drama backstage than onstage in this uproarious comedy. North Coast Repertory Theatre, 987-D Lomas Santa Fe Drive, Solana Beach, 858.481.1055.