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If you live in or are planning a visit to the San Diego area in November and are looking for some fun things to see and do, please check out this November 2019 San Diego County Calendar of Events, courtesy of our colleagues, Peggy Sue, Catherine and Kathleen, at First American Title:

Old Town Dia de los Muertos | Nov. 1-3 | Old Town San Diego

This free event will include the traditional candlelight procession on November 2nd. The celebration will continue throughout the weekend with street food, vendors and activities on San Diego Avenue. Many Old Town restaurants will be providing special menus and live music. For more information: 619-291-4903 | www.oldtownsandiego.org

SD Zoo Safari Park Día de los Muertos | Nov. 1-3 | SD Zoo Safari Park, Escondido

A happy celebration full of mariachi music, dancing, and festive entertainment. Shopping, face painting, and, of course, plenty of amazing animals add to this family fun-filled event. For more information: 619-231-1515 | www.sdzsafaripark.org

Escondido Día de los Muertos Festival | Nov. 1-4 from 5-9pm | California Center for the Arts

Guests are invited to create altars to remember and honor their loved ones in a special area outside of the Center’s museum; the event also features live music, traditional Mexican fare, sugar skull decorating, and more. For more information: www.artcenter.org

San Diego Beer Week |Nov. 1-10

A 10-day celebration, promoting more than 130 independent craft breweries in San Diego County. Events are held throughout SD County at participating breweries, bars, and restaurants. For more information: 858-581-7368 | www.sdbeer.com/sdbw

Escondido Tamale Festival | Nov. 2 from 11am-5pm | Grape Day Park

Traditional, Gourmet & Vegetarian Tamales, Oaxacan, Banana Wrapped, Dulce, Smoked BBQ varieties. Craft Brews & Wine Garden. Grande Stage featuring Mariachis, Folklorico, Aztec, Latin Dance Performances, Youth Performances. Hispanic Heritage Exhibits & Low Rider Car Club. For more information: www.escondidotamalefestival.org

Bike the Coast | Nov. 2 at 8am | Oceanside Pier

Experience gorgeous riding on the Southern California coast with 100, 50 or 25 mile routes on Highway 101. Food, music, expo, shopping and fun! For more information: www.spectrumsportsevents.com

Carrera de los Muertos San Diego | Nov. 3 from 6:45am-12pm | Embarcadero Park South

Enjoy a festive and scenic 5k or 10k run along downtown’s San Diego Bay and stay to celebrate with mariachi, dancers and comida deliciosa! For more information: www.losmuertos5k.com

Fallback Festival | Nov. 3 from 11am-4pm | Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House

Travel back in time to enjoy our old west town! Pan for gold, saddle up on pony rides, and enjoy live entertainment. For more information: 619-233-4692 | www.gaslampfoundation.org

Carlsbad Fall Village Faire | Nov. 3 from 8am-4pm | Grand Avenue between Carlsbad Blvd. & Jefferson St.

Over 800 vendors will sell everything including clothes, accessories, plants, household products, art, antiques and home decor. The international food court will feature more than 50 booths. The children’s area will entertain youngsters. The Rotary Club of Carlsbad’s beer and wine garden. For more information: www.kennedyfaires.com/carlsbad

Fleet Week San Diego | Nov. 4-12 – See website for schedule of events

Honors and celebrates the men and women of the military through events that entertain and alliances that thank and support these heroes. For more information: 619-858-1545 | www.fleetweeksandiego.org

Coronado Island Film Festival | Nov. 8-11

Parties, panels, exhibits, workshops, Special Events, celebrities, live performances, new films, filmmakers, treasured classics, interesting venues, awards, tributes, blooming gardens, beach walks, sunsets, friendly locals, and shops and restaurants, along with a wide variety of films by filmmakers from every level of the craft, from emerging student to seasoned pro. For more information: www.coronadoislandfilmfest.com

Ride the Point Memorial Charity Bicycle Ride | Nov. 9 from 6am-12pm | Liberty Station

Encompasses the most picturesque natural coastline in Southern California on exclusive routes along San Diego Bay and the Pacific Ocean. For more information: www.ridethepoint.org

Celebrate East County | Nov. 9 from 1-5pm | 405 Ballad Street, El Cajon

Wine, Beer, Food Tastings provided by our local Merchants. Music By: British Mania and Summer Love. For more information: www.eastcountychamber.org

UH Arts Open & Taste of University Heights | Nov. 10 from 11am-4pm | Buddha’s Light Bookstore: 4538 Park Blvd.

Stroll through the quaint neighborhood sampling delicacies from University Heights’ diverse restaurants and enjoy a free self-guided tour of the arts. For more information: 619-297-3166 | www.uharts.org

Nason’s Doggy Draft | Nov. 10 11am-2pm | Nason’s Beer Hall: 570 J Street

We’re partnering with the San Diego Humane Society for a day filled with fuzzy faces, sloppy kisses and puppy touchdowns. For more information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nasons-doggy-draft-tickets-74022446129

Silver Strand Half Marathon, 10 Miler & Veterans Day 5K | Nov. 10 from 7-11:30pm | Sunset Park, Coronado

Run, Walk, Skate, Roll, ElliptiGO with the waves of the Pacific Ocean on your right. The ONLY Run with with the waves of the Pacific Ocean on yourright and the San Diego Bay on your left, finishing with a CA Beach Party! For more information: www.silverstrandhalf.com

San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival | Nov. 10-17 | Embarcadero Marina Park North

Featuring dozens of events, hundreds of domestic and international wineries, the celebration of craft beer and spirits, local culinary legends and nationally recognized celebrities, and a Grand Tasting Finale. For more information: www.sandiegowineclassic.com

San Diego Veteran’s Day Parade | Nov. 11 from 10am-12pm | San Diego Embarcadero

See over 4,000 Veterans, Active Military, Bands, Floats and Civic Groups celebrate Veterans Day. For more information: www.sdvetparade.org

Poway Veterans Day Ceremony | Nov. 11 at 11am | Veterans Park

Join VFW Post 7907 and the Poway Veterans Park Committee for a ceremony to honor those who selflessly served our Country. For more information: www.poway.org

Padres Pedal the Cause | Nov. 13-17 from 8am-12:30pm | Petco Park

One of the top 15 cause-related cycling events in the country, bringing together a community of over 3,500 passionate riders, walkers and spinners to help find cures for cancer. There is also a 5k Walk/Run, Spin Classes and a Kids Challenge. For more information: www.gopedal.org/ridesandiego

Breast Cancer Cheering Station | Nov. 15 from 7:30-8:45am | Camino Del Mar

We will have a water, music and cheer station to root on the walkers, who will start their journeys at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Volunteers decorate the street with pink balloons and ribbons, and hand out water to each walker. For more information: www.visitdelmarvillage.com

Bikes & Beer San Diego | Nov. 16 at 9:30am | Societe Brewing: 8262 Clairemont Mesa Blvd.

Ride 15 or 30 miles through the city of San Diego with a large group and enjoy some of the best sights of the city! The event benefits BikeSD to improve cycling conditions in San Diego. The post-ride festival will feature live music, food trucks, outside games and free beer! For more information: www.bikesandbeers.com

Wonderfront Music & Arts Festival | Nov. 22-24 | Broadway Pier to the Embarcadero Parks

7+ stage, 95+ bands, 3-day music, culinary and arts festival. The festival offers diverse attractions including yacht parties, water sports, art installations, after-parties, a craft beer village and plenty of local flavors. For more information: www.wonderfrontfestival.com

Mother Goose Parade | Nov. 24 from 1-3pm | El Cajon Blvd & W Main St

The parade entries include spectacular motorized floats, glorious marching bands and drill units, eloquent equestrians, animated clowns, special characters, special guests, performing artists, celebrities, giant helium balloons, specialty vehicles, and of course, Santa Claus. For more information: 619-333-0771 | www.mothergooseparade.org

Encinitas Holiday Street Fair | Nov. 24 from 9am-4pm | Coast Highway 101 between D and J Streets

With 450+ booths, plus dozens of unique downtown retailers. Enjoy music in The Lumberyard Courtyard and dance, music and other entertainment on the Community Stage next to Ace Hardware. Take your young ones to the Kids Zone and walk your furry friends into Dog Zone. For more information: 760-943-1950 | www.kennedyfaires.com/encinitas

San Diego Jazz Fest and Swing Extravaganza |Nov. 27-Dec. 1 | Town and Country Resort & Convention Center

Jazz bands and musicians from across the U.S. will perform. Festival presentations include great variety: trad, swing, boogie-woogie, ragtime, dixieland, gospel, rockabilly. For more information: www.sdjazzfest.org

Running of the Turkeys 10K Trail Run | Nov. 28 from 7:30-10am | Torrey Hills Neighborhood Park

The course will take you through beautiful Penasquitos Canyon. NO official entry fee; we would truly appreciate a minimum $20 donation for our partner charity Operation Rebound, a branch of the Challenged Athletes Foundation. For more information: www.gutcheckfitness.com/turkey-trot-10k

O’side Turkey Trot | Nov. 28 from 6:45-11:30am | Oceanside Civic Center

10k Run, 5K Run/Walk and Senior 1 Mile. Event offers a costume contest, largest teams competition, fabulous live entertainment on the course and finisher medals for all participants. Free digital photos, medals, shirts, and timing to all registered participants. The event has raised over $321,500 for non-profits that serve O’side residents. For more information: 760-434-5255 | www.osideturkeytrot.com

San Diego Run for the Hungry 5K & 10K | Nov. 28 from 7-10am | Westfield Horton Plaza Mall

Benefiting the Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank. An added bonus to the event includes the participation of dogs, and each registered dog receives a bandana and dog treats along the course. For more information: www.sdrunforthehungry.org

Fallbrook Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot | Nov. 28 from 8-10:30am | Grand Tradition Estate & Gardens

Our goal is to raise funds for the Fallbrook Land Conservancy, Fallbrook Animal Sanctuary and the Fallbrook Community. For more information: 760-468-0322 | www.fallbrookturkeytrot.com

Thank You Run 5K/10K and Kids Run | Nov. 28 from 7-10am | 4S Ranch Community Park

Raises funds for Helen’s Closet and San Diegans suffering with ALS. All participants will receive a tech t-shirt, finisher’s medal, and 1 beer ticket for the beer garden (21+). For more information: 858-449-1101 | www.sandiegorunningco.com/thankyourun

Coronado 5K Turkey Trot | Nov. 28 from 8-11am | Tidelands Park

Join the Coronado Unit of the Rady Children’s Hospital Auxiliary for our 5K to benefit Rady Children’s Hospital. For more information: www.runsignup.com

Surfin’ Santa Arrival | Nov. 30 from 1-5pm | Seaport Village

Visitors can pose for free pictures with Santa on his giant surfboard, riding a six-foot wave. A festive parade along the boardwalk, live street performers and a wide variety of unique, local shops will keep visitors busy throughout the event. For more information: www.seaportvillage.com

Julian Country Christmas Tree Lighting | Nov. 30 from 2-7pm | Julian Pioneer Park

The holiday season in Julian also offers an opportunity to shop at small boutiques and craft shows, without crowds or lines, for one-of-a-kind gifts. Be in Pioneer Park By 5:30pm in order to not miss the tree lighting. For more information: 760-765-1857 | www.visitjulian.com

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