Event Date

Event Description

Time

Location

Cost

June 1

Science Fair

The Learning Choice Academy has created a hands-on fair where kids can operate a Mars rover, build a solar powered car and more.

12:30-3:30 pm

Hall of Champions, Balboa Park, San Diego

Free

June 3

Catch Me Bird

Live performance combining aerial movements and dancing

4 and 7 pm

California Center for the Arts, 340 N. Escondido Blvd., Escondido

Free

June 4-7

San Diego School of Creative and Performing Arts Spring Dance Concert

Tap, ballet and musical theatre

7 pm

Florence Johnson Grand Theatre, 2425 Dusk Dr., San Diego

$7-10

March-June 15

Cow Parade La Jolla

Take a walking tour of La Jolla and see 40 fiberglass cows painted by local artists

All day!

See website for locations of cows

Free

June 5-7

St. Charles Parish Bazaar

Crafts, games, rides, and live entertainment.

Fri.: 6-10 pm, Sat. 10 am-9 pm, Sun.: 9 am-7:30 pm

990 Saturn Blvd., San Diego

Free admission, bring money for rides and food

June 5-7

Bard at the Mall

Local students perform short scenes from Shakespeare plays

Throughout the day

Torrey Hills Center, 4601 Camel Mountian Rd., San Diego

Free

June 6-7

Snoopy!

Live musical performance based on the Peanuts comic strip

Sat.: 2 and 7 pm, Sun.: 2 pm

Star Theater, 402 N. Coast Hwy., Oceanside

$10-15

June 6-7

Western Heritage Days

Experience the Wild West through kids activities, Native American dancing, a petting zoo, gunfight shoes and cowboy music

Sat.: 10 am-6 pm, Sun.: 11 am-5 pm

Olaf Wieghorst Museum, 131 Rea Ave., El Cajon

Free

June 9

Amber Alert Safety Event

The AMBER Ready Foundation invites you to attend a FREE Child Safety Night to learn about new child safety initiatives and tools available to keep your child safe in the Internet age, and see how the AMBER Ready program works.  

6-9 pm

Town and Country Resort and Convention Center, 500 Hotel Circle North, San Diego

Free event and free dinner provided.

RSVP to (866) 858-6088

June 12-July 5

San Diego County Fair

Great live music, rides, Kid Zone, animals, contests and more.

Varies

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

Adults: $7-13, Kids under 5: free

June 13

Hamilton Children’s Garden Grand Opening

One acre garden with child-friendly features such as a spell and smell garden and a tree house.

12-4 pm

Quail Botanical Gardens, 230 Quail Gardens Dr., Encinitas

Free

June 14

Healthy Habits, Healthy Kids

Interactive kids area, educational booths, healthy food and health screenings

8 am-2 pm

Army and Navy Academy, 2605 Carlsbad Blvd., Carlsbad

Free

June 20

Viejas Fire Expo 2009

Visitors can watch firefighters compete in a race. Kids activities, burn prevention education, live music and a parade.

10:30 am-8 pm

Del Mar Fairgrounds,

2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar

Free with Fair admission

June 20-21

La Jolla Arts Festival

Local artists, children’s area, food, music, and street chalk art.

9 am-5 pm

UCSD East Campus, Gennesse Ave. And Regents Rd.

$10, children under 10: free

June 27

Ocean Beach Street Fair and Chili Cook-Off Festival

Live entertainment, kids activities, carnival games and food.

10 am-8 pm

Along Newport Ave. In Ocean Beach, San Diego

Free

June 2009 Family Events in San Diego

The 2009 National AMBER Ready Child Safety Tour is coming to San Diego on Tuesday June 9th.  The AMBER Ready Foundation invites you to attend a FREE Child Safety Night to learn about new child safety initiatives and tools available to keep your child safe in the Internet age, and see how the AMBER Ready program works.  Hear from Internet Safety and Child Safety Expert Suzanne Stanford, law enforcement, local officials and the AMBER Ready team.  Free dinner will be provided.

Free digital finger printing and child safety kits will be provided for families that enroll at the event.