Event Date

Event Description

Time

Location

Cost

March 1-15

The BFG (Big Friendly Giant)

Fri.: 7 pm; Sat.-Sun.: 2 pm

San Diego Junior Theatre, 1650 El Prado, Suite 208, San Diego

$8-13

March 1-8

Peter and the Starcatchers

Tues.-Wed.: 7:30 pm; Thurs.-Fri.: 8 pm; Sat.: 2 pm and 8 pm; Sun.: 2 pm and 7:30 pm

La Jolla Playhouse, 2910 La Jolla Village Dr., La Jolla

$42-75

March 1-April 4

San Diego Science Festival

10:30 am-6 pm

Balboa Park, 2125 Park Blvd., San Diego

$6

March 4-15

The Little Engine That Could

Wed.-Fri.: 10 am and 1:30 pm; Sat.-Sun. 11 am, 1 pm and 2:30 pm

Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater, Pan American Plaza, San Diego

Adults: $5, Children: $3

March 5-9

Circus Vargas

Thurs.: 7:30 pm; Fri.: 4:30 pm and 7:30 pm; Sat.-Sun.: 1:30 pm, 4:30 pm and 7:30 pm; Mon.: 7 pm

Del Mar Fairgrounds, 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar

$15-$45

March 7-22

High School Musical 2

Thurs.: 7 pm; Sat.: 8 pm; Sun.: 1 pm and 4:30 pm

Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, 4126 Executive Dr., La Jolla

Adults: $17, Children: $13

March 8

Sunday Zapateado:

Ballet Folklorico en Aztlan

2 pm

Centro Cultural de la Raza


2125 Park Boulevard

San Diego,

Free

March 17

Sea Schoolers: T is for Turtle: aquarium scavenger hunts, live animal encounters, stories, and crafts. Advance registration is required.

9:30-11 am

Birch Aquarium at Scripps


2300 Expedition Way

La Jolla

$28 Adult/Child pair

March 20-22

Thomas and Friends Live: A Cirecus Comes to Town

Fri.: 7 pm; Sat.: 10:30 am and 2:30 pm; Sun.: 1 pm

San Diego Sports Arena, 3500 Sports Arena Blvd., San Diego

$10-$45

March 21

Bird House Design Workshop and Contest

1 pm

Escondido Children's Museum, 380 North Escondido Blvd.,

Escondido

Free with paid admission

March 21

World Water Day Festival

10 am-4 pm

Agua Hedionda Lagoon Discovery Center, 1580 Cannon Rd., Carlsbad

Free

March 21

The Princess and the Pea

3 pm and 7 pm

Poway Center for the Performing Arts, 15498 Espola Rd., Poway

Adults: $17; Children ages 18 and under: $5 with purchase of an adult ticket

March 22

Culture Crossroads Family Concert

2 pm

Balboa Theatre, 868 Fourth Ave., San Diego

$12-$21.50

March 28

Kids’ Day at the Flower Fields

9 am-5 pm

The Flower Fields, Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad

$5-$10

March 28

Kids in the Kitchen

10 am-2 pm

Toby Wells YMCA, 5105 Overland Ave., San Diego

Free

March 2009 Family Events in San Diego