San Diego Calendar of Events – March 2023

San Diego Calendar of Events – March 2023


3/6-3/7 Purim

3/17 St. Patrick’s Day

3/22-4/21 Ramadan



Outdoor Kids Dance Party

Kids and grownups will twist, shout, and make their moves to favorites like “Baby Shark,” “The Chicken Dance,” and more!

Location: Pacific Beach/Taylor Library


3/1 10 am


Pairings with a Purpose Dinner Party

Enjoy a 4-course culinary exploration with Chef Angelo Sosa and Chef Ruffo Ibarra.

Location: The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center


3/2 6–9pm


Gem Faire

Fine jewelry, crystals, gems, beads, minerals, gold & silver, fossils, & much more at manufacturer’s prices.

Location: Del Mar Fairgrounds


3/3 – 3/5 Fri 12 – 6 pm, Sat 10 am – 6 pm, Sun 10 am – 5 pm


San Diego Festival of Science & Engineering

Interactive demonstrations, hands-on activities, and dynamic speakers will engage kids and families in all that encompasses STEM.

Location: Petco Park


3/4 times tba

California State Games

The California State Games will hold the figure skating competitions in San Diego.

Location: Skating: S.D. Ice Arena


3/4 – 3/5 times tba


CRSSD Festival Spring ‘23

This two-day electronic and dance music extravaganza will feature Odesza, Dedouin, Anfisa Letyago, and many more!

Location: Waterfront Park


3/4 – 3/5 12 pm


San Diego Latino Film Festival

The festival will present over 160 films from Latin America, the United States, and Spain.

Location: various


3/9 – 3/19 various times


Cherry Blossom Week

Visitors will enjoy unique crafts, performances, food and drinks, and more, while celebrating San Diego cherry blossoms!

Location: Japanese Friendship Garden, Balboa Park


3/10 – 3/12 10 am – 5:30 pm


St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival

Celebrate our Irish community here in San Diego!

Location: (parade) Fifth Ave. & Laurel St., (festival) Balboa Park


3/11 parade 10:30 am, festival 9 am – 6 pm


Circle of Art

Artists will exhibit a variety of media, including fine arts, photography, sculpture, pottery/ceramics, and more!

Location: Christmas Circle, Borrego Springs


3/11 – 3/12 times tba


TinyFest California

Meet tiny home builders and van conversion specialists, enjoy the expert speakers, vendors, music, and more.

Location: Del Mar Fairgrounds


3/11–3/12 10am–5pm


Daylight Savings

Don’t forget to “spring forward” at 2 am on Sunday, March 12!


Wedding Open House at Brick

Couples will get lost in the Regency Romance theme, for a Bridgerton-inspired wedding! Beautiful florals, fashion, stationary, cakes, and unique ceremony details will be featured.

Location: Brick, Liberty Station


3/15 6 – 9 pm


St. Patrick’s Day 2023 at Seaport Village

Get your green on and join us for a shamrockin’ good time!

Location: Seaport Village


3/17 3–7 pm


San Diego ShamROCK

This treasured San Diego tradition brings back more Irish faire, lucky libations and
outrageous shenanigans!

Location: Gaslamp Quarter


3/17 4 – 11 pm


Helly Hansen Sailing World Regatta Series

Watch the classic San Diego races with the big hardware and speed sailing off of Point Loma.

Location: San Diego Yacht Club


3/17 – 3/19 various times


The Julian Daffodil Show

Come be dazzled by the display of daffodils! The show will also feature children’s art – Watercolors of Daffodils.

Location: Julian Town Hall


3/17 – 3/19 12 – 5 pm


Hot Chocolate Run

Every finisher gets their own finisher mug, complete with chocolate fondue, dippables, and, of course, our famous hot chocolate!

Location: Petco Park


3/19 6:45 am


Rolando Street Fair

Enjoy music, local artisans, food vendors, a kids play area, and our beer garden!

Location: Rolando Blvd


3/19 10 am – 6 pm


San Diego Regional FIRST Robotics Competition

An exciting, multinational competition that teams professionals and young people together to solve an engineering design problem in an intense and competitive way.

Location: UCSD – Lion Tree Arena


3/23 – 3/26 8:00 am


San Diego Half Marathon & 5K

Join us for five miles of waterfront, four historic communities, three beautiful parks, two miles through downtown, and one epic Gaslamp finish!

Location: start at 5th & Harbor


3/26 6:30 am


Adobe Home Tour

This self-guided tour was established to create awareness of the unique qualities of adobe homes.

Location: Escondido & Poway


3/26 10:30 am – 4 pm


Uncorked Wine Festival

Enjoy over 200 wines and champagnes from across the globe, gourmet food trucks, live dj, lawn games and more!

Location: Embarcadero Marina North Park


3/28 1 – 5 pm


Padres Opening Day

Are you ready for baseball season? See the Padres face the Colorado Rockies in their season home opener!

Location: Petco Park


3/30 1:10 pm


Art Alive

An impressive display of colorful floral arrangements interpreting works of art from the Museum’s collection and four days of sensational events.

Location: San Diego Museum of Art


3/30 – 4/2 Thu 6:30 – 11 pm, Fri 12 – 5 pm, Sat & Sun 10 am – 6 pm


Goodguys 22nd Meguiar’s Del Mar Nationals

Featuring over 2,500 of the west coast’s finest 1998 & older hot rods, trucks, customs, muscle cars and classics!

Location: Del Mar Fairgrounds


3/31 – 4/2 8 am – 3 pm