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Live in or planning a visit to the San Diego area? Looking for some fun things to do there in September? Then please check out this Calendar of Events, courtesy of our colleagues at First American Title:

Del Mar Racing Season | Through Sept. 3 | Del Mar Thoroughbred Club: 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd.

The Del Mar Racetrack is a world-class Thoroughbred racing destination welcoming the industry’s top athletes and CA’s most spirited partygoers. For more information: www.dmtc.com

Barona Powwow | Aug. 31-Sept. 2 as follows Fri 6-11pm, Sat 7 Sun 1-11pm | Barona Sports Park, Lakeside

Join the Barona Band of Mission Indians for a weekend of contest dancing, camping, drums and cultural immersion. For more information: 619-443-6612 x120 | www.barona-nsn.gov

Sand Sculpting Challenge and Dimensional Art Expo | Aug. 31-Sept. 3 | Broadway Pier and Landing

Patrons will see and be able to buy over 1,000 one-of-a-kind works of art and enjoy live entertainment from bands. Picnic on the Bay with food and drink from over a dozen gourmet food trucks and a wine and beer garden. For more information: www.ussandsculpting.com

Julian Grape Stomp Festa | Sept. 1 - 11am-6pm | Menghini Winery

With ten local wineries offering sips to sample, a wide variety of food and shopping opportunities, great Italian music provided by Roman Holiday, Bocce Ball Court, a little extemporaneous dancing here and there, this will be a party to remember! For more information: www.visitjulian.com

Labor Day Stickball Tournament | Sept. 1-3 - 8am-5pm | Little Italy

Honoring long-standing traditions, paying tribute to this East Coast sporting pastime and having a fun! For more information: www.littleitalysd.com

Big SoCal Euro | Sept. 2 - 12-6pm | SDCCU Stadium

Features more than 3,000 European cars from throughout the region. Bring your family to meet other car enthusiasts and enjoy raffles, drag racing, great food, automotive vendors, swap meet, afterparty and more. For more information: www.big-euro.com

Taste of Del Mar | Sept. 6 - 5:30-8:30pm | Downtown Del Mar Village

Explore 20+ culinary creations from local and award-winning restaurants, experience 10+ craft beer and wine “Sip Stops,” and enjoy live music. For more information: 858-735-3650 | www.visitdelmarvillage.com

Play on the Bay | Sept. 7 - 6-9pm | Loews Coronado Bay Resort

Enjoy spectacular food, drinks, live music, a silent auction and more in an unforgettable evening on the bay. Proceeds benefit DonorsChoose.org, a non-profit assisting public school teachers with the supplies and equipment they need for their classrooms. For more information: www.eventbrite.com

Beach Polo Cup | Sept. 7-9 \ Hotel del Coronado

Polo matches, a lavish VIP tent, stylish informal fashion modeling, boutiques selling everything from jewelry to designer clothing to yachts, the Porsche Million Dollar Road Rally and much more. For more information: www.hoteldel.com 

Burgers & Beers | Sept. 8 - 1-4pm | Golden Hill Park

Try gourmet burgers from more than 20 of San Diego’s best restaurants as they compete to win the “Best Burger” award. Enjoy unlimited beer samples from over 40 of the best breweries San Diego has to offer. For more information: www.readerburgersandbeer.com

KGB Sky Show | Sept. 8 - 5pm | SDCCU Stadium

Blending lighting, video and special effects to enhance the fireworks display following an exciting SDSU football game. For more information: https://101kgb.iheart.com

Carlsbad Brewfest | Sept. 8 - 12-4:30pm | Holiday Park: 3400 Pio Pico Drive

Craft beer with tastings from more than 34+ San Diego & national breweries, music, entertainment, games & food vendors. For more information: www.carlsbadbrewfest.org

San Diego Blues Festival | Sept. 8 - 12-8pm | Embarcadero Marina Park North

Features 9 musical acts on two stages. Festival attendees will enjoy local craft beer, cocktails and wine along with specialty food trucks and arts and crafts vendors. For more information:  www.sdbluesfest.com

South Bay Pride Art & Musical Festival | Sept. 8 - 12-8pm | Chula Vista Bayside Park

Fun for all with live entertainment, local art, food, drinks and more! Children’s Area includes bungee jumping, inflatables and more. For more information: www.southbaypride.org

Cardiff Greek Festival | Sept. 8-9 as follows Sat 10am-10pm, Sun 11am-9pm | Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church

Be Greek for the day and enjoy authentic food, music, live entertainment, dancing, children’s activities and more. For more information: www.cardiffgreekfestival.com

Taste of Downtown | Sept. 13 - 5-9pm | Downtown San Diego

Enjoy tantalizing tastes from more than 40 Restaurants located throughout the East Village, City Center and Gaslamp Quarter. For more information: www.downtownsandiego.org

Sorrento Valley Beer Festival | Sept. 14 - 5-9pm | Party Pals: 10427 Roselle St

Fresh, cool craft beer, delicious food, live music, fun games, fire pits and plenty of comfortable seating. For more information: www.sorrentovalleybeerfestival.com

America’s Finest BBQ State Championship | Sept. 14-15 | Mission Bay: Crown Point Park

Compete in a KCBS sanctioned BBQ competition, sample world class BBQ and enjoy the beer garden, all while watching the San Diego Bayfair’s World Series of Powerboat Racing. For more information: www.americasfinestbbq.com

San Diego Bayfair | Sept. 14-16 - 8am-4pm | Mission Bay Park

World Series of Powerboat Racing - a family festival tradition for more than 40 years speeds to the finish line. For more information: www.sandiegobayfair.org

Bluegrass Festival | Sept. 15 - 5:30-9:30pm | Town Center Community Park East

Fine wines, a bevy of brews, tasty treats, bidding bazaar and live Bluegrass music. Annual fundraiser. For more information: www.cityofsanteeca.gov

Julian Music Festival | Sept. 15 - 1-7pm | Menghini Winery

Celebrate with bluegrass to celebrate the festival’s roots and Western ballads to remember the past and present. For more information: www.julianmusicfestival.com

Old Town San Diego Fiestas Patrias | Sept. 15 - 12-4pm | Old Town State Historic Park

Our exciting Fiestas Patrias parade kicks off the festivities that will include the Escaramuzas, traditional women equestrians. Following the parade, there will be a variety of entertainment. For more information: www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=663

Taste of South Park | Sept. 15 - 12-4pm | South Park at Fern St.

Hallmarked by an eclectic mix of restaurants, bars and pubs, coffee houses and family dining spots, chart a course for South Park and satisfy all your foodie cravings in one day! For more information:  www.southparksd.com

Oceanside Harbor Days | Sept. 15-16 - 9am-5pm | Oceanside Harbor

Sun, sand, and surf including a costume party for kids 12 and under at Pirate Village; Arts, Crafts and Food booth areas; Nail ‘n’ Sail Competition; music, a beer garden and more. For more information: https://www.oceansidechamber.com/oceanside-harbor-days.html

Ironman 70.3 Superfrog | Sept. 16 - 7-11am | Imperial Beach Pier

Course was designed by a group of Navy Seals stationed at the US Navy Seals center in Coronado to both prepare them for the IRONMAN World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii and to enhance their training. For more information: www.ironman.com

San Diego Quilt Show | Sept. 20-22 | SD Convention Center

Enjoy hundreds of quilts on display and over 40 vendors featuring everything quilters and others, need, want and love. This year’s theme is “Wild West.” For more information:  www.sandiegoquiltshow.com

Semper Tri, Devil Dog Duathlon & 7K Run | Sept. 22 - 7am-12:30pm | Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton

Help us support quality of life programs for our Marines, Sailors & their Families by taking part in the Semper Triathlon, Devil Dog Duathlon and 7K No Beach Out of Reach Run. For more information: www.mccscp.com

Bonitafest Performing Arts Festival | Sept. 22 - 9am-4pm | Bonita Vista High School

Come see the South Bay’s best show choirs and stage bands, sample delicious food and take in arts and crafts. For more information: www.facebook.com/Bonitafest

SaltDog Classic | Sept. 22 - 11am-6pm | Seaside State Beach, Solana Beach

Local bands, vendors, artists, and a full on Tiki Bar rocking this year. Supporting Rancho Coastal Humane Society. For more information: www.saltdogclassic.com

San Diego Festival of Beer | Sept. 22 - 12-5pm | Broadway Pier

Enjoy the sounds of live music while sampling unlimited and exclusive craft beer tastings, food trucks, vendor booths, lively music and fun games. For more information: www.sdbeerfest.org

Pacific Islander Festival | Sept. 22-23 - 9am-4pm | Mission Bay’s Ski Beach

Cultures and customs of Melanesia, Micronesia and Polynesia with entertainment, food, music and specialty crafts. For more information: www.pifasandiego.com

San Diego Restaurant Week | Sept. 23-30

Dine deliciously at restaurants offering prix-fixe menu options throughout San Diego County.  For more information: www.sandiegorestaurantweek.com

La Mesa Oktoberfest | Sept. 28-30 | La Mesa Village

Hundreds of exhibitors, family friendly activities, German food, music, dancing, games and of course beer. For more information: www.lamesaoktoberfest.org

Poway Rodeo | Sept. 28-29 | Poway Valley Riders Association

Guests can watch contestants compete in events such as Bareback and Saddle Bronc Riding, Barrel Racing, Tie Down Roping, Steer Wrestling, Team Roping and Bull Riding. For more information: www.powayrodeo.com

Cabrillo Festival | Sept. 28-29 - 11am-4pm | Naval Base Point Loma

Brightly colored clothing, music and dancing bring to life the traditions of the Native American, Mexican, Portuguese and Spanish cultures. For more information: www.cabrillofestival.org

MCAS Miramar Air Show | Sept. 28-30 | Marine Corps Air Station Miramar

The Blue Angels, U.S. Army Golden Knights, U.S. Navy Leap Frogs, Lockheed Martin F-35B Lightning and more will fill the sky. For information: www.miramarairshow.com

El Cajon Oktoberfest | Sept. 28-30 & Oct. 5-7 1017 South Mollison Avenue

Folk dances, games, and contests, vendor booths and craft stands, and let your youngsters go crazy in the Kids’ Zone! For more information: www.oktoberfestelcajon.com

Bayside Brew & Spirits Festival | Sept. 29 - 12-5pm | Pepper Park, National City

Highlights the unique culture of the National City community and celebrating music and of course beer, wine and spirits. For more information: www.baysidebrewfest.com

Adams Avenue Street Fair | Sept. 29-30 - Sat 10am-10pm, Sun 10am-6pm | 34th/Adams Avenue, Normal Heights

Featuring 90 musical acts on six stages. Beer gardens and beer tastings, giant carnival rides, festival foods and more than 300 arts and crafts booths. For more information: 619-282-7329 | www.adamsavenuebusiness.com

Encinitas Oktoberfest | Sept. 30 - 10am-6pm | Mountain Vista Drive & El Camino Real

Music, Bavarian dancers, German food and drink, and a street craft faire featuring more than 200 vendors. For more information: 760-753-6041 | www.encinitasoktoberfest.com

Treasure Chest Beer + Food Fest | Sept. 30 - 12-5pm | Green Flash Brewing Co., Mira Mesa

Beer and food pairing extravaganza, will serve as a fundraiser for breast cancer charity Susan G. Komen San Diego. For more information: www.eventbrite.com

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