San Diego August 2020 Events

Enjoy the last blaze of summer warmth in San Diego this August.

Average temperature low and high: high 60s – high 70s

San Diego has the perfect summer warmth and cool breezes throughout the month as the city’s weather begins to transition into fall. It makes it the perfect temperature to attend one of San Diego’s fun festivals, while Labor Day weekend is the perfect time to be outdoors and indulge in an activity like sky diving.

August Event Calendar

San Diego Margarita Fest

1 Aug, 2020 11:00 am
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San Diego Margarita Fest

Party all day long at San Diego's Margarita Fest. There will be professional bartenders serving hand-crafted margaritas all day long, as well as some delicious food from Miami's best. There will be also be a live DJ and live performances, as well as a cornhole tournament. This festival will start at 11 a.m. and will last until 10 p.m.! General admission tickets cost $40 ($35 if you purchase in advance), and VIP tickets cost $175 ($150 if you purchase in advance). Event is for 21+ only.

San Diego Carnival

22 Aug, 2020
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San Diego Carnival

The San Diego West Coast Multicultural Carnival & Festival is bringing the 2020 San Diego Carnival to life this weekend. The festival's goal is to unite all and promote love and respect for one another. There will be a lot of performers, music, dancing, food, and drinks. Tickets are $20.

San Diego Spirits Festival

29-30 Aug, 2020 @ 2:00 pm
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San Diego Spirits Festival

Experience the 11th annual San Diego Spirits Festival, a two-day event that will have live entertainment, unlimited cocktails, restaurant bites, and bartender battles. There will also be an exclusive VIP area. The event will run from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, and 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday.  Saturday tickets will be $75 for general admission and $120 for VIP, and Sunday tickets will be $65 for general admission and $95 for VIP. Event is 21+ only.

Things to Do in San Diego in August

San Diego Concerts in August

  • 08/01/2020 San Diego Gay Men's Chorus: Return To Broadway Balboa Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/01/2020 San Diego Padres vs. Philadelphia Phillies Petco Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/01/2020 Primus Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/01/2020 San Diego Gay Men's Chorus: Return To Broadway Balboa Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/02/2020 San Diego Padres vs. Philadelphia Phillies Petco Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/02/2020 San Diego Gay Men's Chorus: Return To Broadway Balboa Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/02/2020 Michael Franti & Spearhead Humphreys Concerts By The Bay Buy Tickets
  • 08/02/2020 David Gray Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/07/2020 San Diego Padres vs. Colorado Rockies Petco Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/07/2020 San Diego Symphony: David Newman - The Princess Bride In Concert Embarcadero Marina Park South Buy Tickets
  • 08/07/2020 Aventura Viejas Arena At Aztec Bowl Buy Tickets
  • 08/08/2020 San Diego Padres vs. Colorado Rockies Petco Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/08/2020 San Diego Loyal SC vs. OKC Energy FC Torero Stadium Buy Tickets
  • 08/09/2020 San Diego Padres vs. Colorado Rockies Petco Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/09/2020 The Weeknd, Sabrina Claudio & Don Toliver Valley View Casino Center Buy Tickets
  • 08/10/2020 Janet Jackson Viejas Arena At Aztec Bowl Buy Tickets
  • 08/11/2020 Camila Cabello Valley View Casino Center Buy Tickets
  • 08/12/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/12/2020 San Diego Loyal SC vs. El Paso Locomotive FC Torero Stadium Buy Tickets
  • 08/13/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/13/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/14/2020 Bernadette Peters & The San Diego Symphony Embarcadero Marina Park South Buy Tickets
  • 08/14/2020 Judy Collins Humphreys Concerts By The Bay Buy Tickets
  • 08/14/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/14/2020 Big Thief The Observatory - North Park Tickets Buy Tickets
  • 08/14/2020 Sweet and Tender Hooligans & Shake Before Us Music Box - San Diego Buy Tickets
  • 08/15/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/15/2020 Lost 80's Live Humphreys Concerts By The Bay Buy Tickets
  • 08/15/2020 San Diego Loyal SC vs. Sacramento Republic FC Torero Stadium Buy Tickets
  • 08/15/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/15/2020 Hillsong Worship Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/15/2020 Por Que Los Hombres Aman A Las Cabronas? Balboa Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/16/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/16/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/16/2020 Australian Pink Floyd Show Humphreys Concerts By The Bay Buy Tickets
  • 08/18/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/18/2020 San Diego Padres vs. San Francisco Giants Petco Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/19/2020 San Diego Padres vs. San Francisco Giants Petco Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/19/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/20/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/20/2020 NF - Nate Feuerstein Park at The Park - Petco Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/21/2020 San Diego Padres vs. Washington Nationals Petco Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/21/2020 San Diego Symphony: Christopher Dragon - Star Wars' Return of The Jedi In Concert Embarcadero Marina Park South Buy Tickets
  • 08/21/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/21/2020 Puddles Pity Party Balboa Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/21/2020 Paul Oakenfold Music Box - San Diego Buy Tickets
  • 08/22/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/22/2020 San Diego Padres vs. Washington Nationals Petco Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/22/2020 Yo-Yo Ma, Stuart Duncan, Chris Thile, Edgar Meyer & Aoife O'Donovan Embarcadero Marina Park South Buy Tickets
  • 08/22/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/22/2020 Bee Gees Gold - A Tribute to The Bee Gees Balboa Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/23/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/23/2020 San Diego Padres vs. Washington Nationals Petco Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/23/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/25/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/25/2020 The Lumineers Valley View Casino Center Buy Tickets
  • 08/26/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/26/2020 Wild Rivers Voodoo Room at House of Blues Buy Tickets
  • 08/26/2020 The Killers Valley View Casino Center Buy Tickets
  • 08/27/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/28/2020 San Diego Symphony: Rob Fisher - Tribute To Jerry Herman Embarcadero Marina Park South Buy Tickets
  • 08/28/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/29/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/29/2020 Kaskade's Redux Petco Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/29/2020 San Diego Symphony: Rob Fisher - Tribute To Jerry Herman Embarcadero Marina Park South Buy Tickets
  • 08/29/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/30/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/30/2020 Kidz Bop Live Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/30/2020 The Lion King San Diego Civic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/30/2020 Harry Styles & Jenny Lewis Valley View Casino Center Buy Tickets

Upcoming Nightclub Events

Sat, Aug 01 at OMNIA San Diego OMNIA SD Saturday
Thu, Aug 06 at Sevilla Candela Thursdays
Thu, Aug 13 at Sevilla Candela Thursdays
Thu, Aug 20 at Sevilla Candela Thursdays
Thu, Aug 27 at Sevilla Candela Thursdays