Local Events and Experiences - October 2021
Gaslight Steampunk Expo
Our theme for our 2021 event will be the 1889 Universelle Exposition du Paris (World Fair) where Gustave Eiffel built the largest structure on the planet as the gateway to the Champ du Mars and dedicated it to science and the 199 workers who helped him construct this modern marvel. See Website for schedule.
Sept. 30-Oct. 3
Taste of North Park
Home to culinary innovation and cutting-edge brew-masters, North Park is a go-to San Diego destination for everything food and drink. The Taste of North Park invites culinary enthusiasts to enjoy over 40 food tastes from San Diego’s best restaurants. For those looking to enjoy some hops while they walk, you can sip on the region's best craft beer. Craft brewers offer 4 ounce samples of their best releases. 11am-3pm / Website.
La Jolla Art & Wine Festival
There is truly something for everyone to enjoy, including over 150 juried artists from around the globe, 3D chalk art displays, interactive art murals, non-stop live music, family art center, roving entertainment, gourmet food court, and a wine, craft beer, and spirits garden featuring local brews, distilleries and global wineries. 10 am - 6 pm / Website.
Oct. 9-Oct. 10
Oceanside Dia de los Muertos Festival
This multi-cultural festival celebrates the traditional Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), a fun family-friendly event with retail and food booths. Featuring traditional live entertainment, community and family altars built in memory of loved ones with marigolds from Mellano Flowers. 10am-5pm / Website.
San Diego Zombie Crawl
3 days of costume insanity, DJ, live music, dining and entertainment! Your ticket includes a self-guided party hop to downtown San Diego's favorite haunts (all within walking distance from each other), an Opening Party at American Junkie, Free Cover to Participating Bars, Welcome Shots, Extended Happy Hour and more treats! See Website for schedule.