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  • The birthstone is Garnet | Flower is Carnation
  • The zodiac signs are Sagittarius Capricorn (Dec. 22 – Jan. 19) and Aquarius (Jan. 20 – Feb 18)
  • Happy New Year | Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Jan. 21)
  • National –> Book Month | Thank You Month | Eye Care Month | Soup Month


Rose Parade Tour
Enjoy the excitement of New Year’s morning in the tradition and pageantry of magnificent floral floats.
Date: Jan 1, 2019
Time: 4:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Price: $165.00
Location: Five Star Tours & Charter Bus Company – 1050 Kettner Blvd., San Diego, CA 92101
For info. visit Rose Parade Tour


Illuminating Rhythms, an Art Exhibition
The San Diego Watercolor Society presents “Illuminating Rhythms,” an art exhibition juried by award-winning artist Thomas Schaller.
Date: Jan 2 – Jan 26, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Price: refer to website
Location: San Diego Watercolor Society – 2825 Dewey Rd., San Diego, CA 92106
For info. visit Art Exhibition


Quicksilver Baroque: “Off the Beaten Track”
The San Diego Early Music Society and ECHO Chamber Music Series are thrilled to co-present QuickSilver Baroque. Returning to San Diego after a brilliant debut three years ago, Quicksilver lives up to its name.
Date: Jan 6, 2019
Time: 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Price: $40/$30regular admission, $10 for students
Location: Samuel M. Ciccati Theatre – 900 Rancho San Diego Parkway, Rancho San Diego
For info. visit Quicksilver Baroque


New Discoveries in the American Paleolithic
The Anza Borrego Foundation, California State Parks, and sponsors announce New Discoveries in the American Paleolithic: The Pre-16,000BP Archaeological Record.
Date: Jan 10 – Jan 12, 2019
Time: refer to website
Price: $35.00 per person
Location: Borrego Springs Performing Arts Center – 590 Palm Canyon Dr., Borrego Springs
For info. visit American Paleolithic


Stand Up Science with Shane Mauss
Comedian and podcaster Shane Mauss presents Stand Up Science. Local scientific experts, stand-up comedians and other special guests join Shane to bring you a show equal parts aha and haha!
Date: Jan 10, 2019
Time: 8:00 PM – 9:15 PM
Price: $18
Location: The American Comedy Company – 818 B 6th Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
For info. visit Shane Mauss


Poway Winter Festival
Whether you’re building a snowman, sledding down the snow hill, roasting marshmallows by the campfire, making silly faces in our free photo booth, or taking a spin around the synthetic skate rink, come experience the magic and charm of winter like never before!
Date: Jan 11 – Jan 12, 2019
Time: 3:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Price: Free
Location: Poway Community Park – 13094 Civic Center Drive, Poway, CA 92064
For info. visit Poway Winter Festival


San Diego Resolution Run 5K / 10K / Half Marathon
Take strides to reduce your carbon & physical footprint at the San Diego Resolution Run 5K, 10K & Half Marathon at Mission Bay! A healthier you can mean a lighter you.
Date: Jan 13, 2019
Time: 7:15 AM – 10:30 AM
Price: $25-$59
Location: Tecolote Shores South Park – 1292 East Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA 92109
For info. visit SD Marathon


Borrego Springs Film Festival
One huge theater, one big screen, and endless community enthusiasm, it’s a winning combo. The Borrego Springs Film Festival is a young and popular Southern California juried film festival in the categories of narrative, documentary, animation, latino, and short films.
Date: Jan 17 – Jan 21, 2019
Time: refer to website
Price: $10-$125
Location: Borrego Springs Performing Arts Center – 590 Palm Canyon Dr., Borrego Springs, CA 92004
For info. visit Borrego Springs Film Festival


Kids Marathon Mile at LEGOLAND California
Though created for kids ages 12 and under, everyone is welcome to participate. Moms, dads, and big kids are invited to join the fun in this noncompetitive 1-mile run/walk through LEGOLAND® California.
Date: Jan 19, 2019
Time: 6:30 AM – 10:00 AM
Price: $25-$30
Location: LEGOLAND California – One LEGOLAND Dr., Carlsbad, CA 92008
For info. visit Legoland


Travel & Adventure Show
Discover the leading destinations, local travel experts, top celebrity personalities, comprehensive content, and exclusive travel deals that you just can’t find anywhere else.
Date: Jan 19 – Jan 20, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Price: $11-$18, Children 16 and under – Free
Location: San Diego Convention Center – 111 W Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101
For info. visit Travel & Adventure


Monster Jam
Monster Jam® is one of the world’s largest and most famous monster truck tour featuring some of the biggest names in monster trucks.
Date: Jan 19 – Jan 26, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Price: $15-$90
Location: Petco Park – 100 Park Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92101
For info. visit Monster Jam


San Diego Restaurant Week
San Diego Restaurant Week returns Sunday, January 20th through Sunday, January 27th with a FEAST for the senses at over 180 participating restaurants. Dine deliciously at restaurants offering prix-fixe menu options throughout San Diego County.
Date: Jan 20 – Jan 27, 2019
Time: refer to website
Price: $10-$50
Location: Citywide
For info. visit SD Restaurant Week


2019 Carlsbad Marathon & Half Marathon
The Tri-City Medical Center Carlsbad Marathon and Half Marathon course goes through Carlsbad Village and along the oceanfront Pacific Coast Highway.
Date: Jan 20, 2019
Time: 7:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Price: $45-$164
Location: The Shoppes at Carlsbad – 2525 El Camino Real, Carlsbad, CA 92008
For info. visit Carlsbad Marathon


39th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade
Join us on Harbor Drive on Sunday, January 20, 2019, at 2:00 PM for the 39th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Parade. This is one of the largest celebrations of its kind in the United States in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The parade is filled with dazzling floats, phenomenal High School Bands, Drill Teams, College, Fraternities & Sororities, Churches, Peace and Youth organizations.
Date: Jan 20, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Price: Free
Location: Harbor Drive – Embarcadero – Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101
For info. visit Parade


Fee Free Day at Cabrillo National Monument
The National Park Service just turned 100 years old! Celebrate the start of their second century by visiting a park Cabrillo National Monument for a fee free voyage.
Date: Jan 21 – ongoing
Time: refer to website
Price: refer to website
Location: Cabrillo National Monument – 1800 Cabrillo Memorial Dr., San Diego, CA 92106
For info. visit Cabrillo National Monument


Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Martin Luther King Jr. Day at the Worldbeat Center will feature outdoor cultural arts & craft vendors marketplace, and Oneworld Cafe – vegetarian food served!
Date: Jan 21, 2019
Time: 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Price: refer to website
Location: WorldBeat Center – 2100 Park Blvd., San Diego, CA 92101
For info. visit MLK


Farmers Insurance Open
The PGA TOUR’s Farmers Insurance Open is played annually at the Torrey Pines Golf Course in La Jolla, home of the 2008 & 2021 U.S. Open.
Date: Jan 24 – Jan 27, 2019
Time: refer to website
Price: refer to website
Location: Torrey Pines Golf Course – 11480 North Torrey Pines Rd., La Jolla, CA 92037
For info. visit Farmers Insurance Open


San Diego Sunroad Marina Boat Show
If you are a boater, don’t miss this once a year event! We’ll have the brands and companies you’ve come to know and love, as well as new marine services and products, free boating seminars, boat rides, libations and more. Come join us!
Date: Jan 24 – Jan 27, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Price: Adults – $15. Kids 12 and Under – Free
Location: Sunroad Resort Marina – 955 Harbor Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92101
For info. visit Marina Boat Show


Joel McHale
Joel McHale is one of the most sought after comedians and actors in the industry. McHale recently wrapped his twelfth and final season of E!’s The Soup in which he satirized pop culture and current events.
Date: Jan 25 – Jan 26, 2019
Time: 7:30 PM – 11:00 PM
Price: $30
Location: The American Comedy Company – 818 B 6th Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
For info. visit Joel McHale


San Diego Black Film Festival
In order to spotlight  African American & African Diaspora Cinema, we screen over 100 films each year: Comedy, Drama, Documentaries, Animation, GLBT, Horror, Religious, Foreign/African Diaspora, Shorts, Feature Films and music videos.
Date: Jan 30 – Feb 3, 2019
Time: refer to website
Price: $10-$350
Location: refer to website
For info. visit SD Black Film Festival