Entertainment & Events
Plan ahead for these great March events
With the recent time change and weather starting to heat up in San Diego, many residents and visitors alike are looking for things to do in the sweet San Diego Sun. Our top picks include street performances, beer, and brunch.
For our list of St. Patty’s day events, click here.
Spring Busker Festival
For those who are wondering what buskers are, they are street performers who perform a wide range of unique and comedic acts. This year the San Diego Seaport Village will be hosting Southern California’s only Busker Festival. Performers from all over the country will be traveling to show off their amazing talents. Many of the performances will include juggling, pogo sticks, and sword swallowing. The festival will be on March 23 and 24 from 12 to 5 p.m. and will include free admission.
Fourth Annual Mission Valley Craft Beer and Food Festival
Beer fans of any kind will enjoy this event. The festival will be providing food, beer, and music from San Diego’s local venues. Food and beer will be served by 30 breweries and 20 chefs and in attendance will be 3 live bands. In addition, the event will be partnering with the Wounded Warriors Homes non-profit organization to help bring resources and affordable housing for its members. The festival will be held on March 24 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Handerly Hotel. Ticket prices range from $35 for general admission to $50 for VIP pass. Those with a VIP pass will be treated to early admission by a full hour before everyone else, a MVCBF R-shirt, a large seating area to sit and drink the delicious brew, and commemorative tasting glasses. An after party will also be held at the Reef Lounge with food and drink specials and live music.
Enjoy the fun of an Easter Egg hunt with the family at the Westgate Hotel. Kids will have the great pleasure of meeting the Easter Bunny as well as watching a magician perform magic tricks. A face painter will also be there to paint any child’s smiling face. Guests can enjoy a delicious Easter Champagne Brunch that will include seafood, omelets, and exquisite desserts. The egg hunts will take place on March 29 and March 30 from 2:30 to 5 p.m. with ticket prices at $26 for children under 12 and $39 for adults. The Brunch will be on March 31 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. with tickets at $29 for children under 12 and $65 for adults.
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