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San Diego May 2022 Events

San Diego May 2022 Events

Step into Spring in San Diego

Average temperature low and high: 60° - 69°
May is the perfect time to visit San Diego. The temperature is warming up, but it's still cool enough to thoroughly enjoy any and all outdoor activities. Fill your Memorial Day Weekend with beer and fun as you explore this awesome city. With stretches of wonderful beaches and endless beautiful weather, May in San Diego won't disappoint!

May Event Calendar

San Diego Padres at Petco Park

San Diego Padres at Petco Park

The San Diego Padres are this California city's professional major league baseball team. They play on their home field, Petco Park, pretty frequently through April and May. Get your tickets here to catch a game while visiting. 

ANIME Impulse

ANIME Impulse

Anime, video games, and fun, all under one roof! ANIME Pulse is a smaller and cheaper convention option than most, but it's still loaded with all of the good stuff like celebrities, eSports, panels, cosplay, parties, vendors, artist alleys, food, and fashion. Tickets cost $18 for a two-day pass presale or $24 for general admission for two days. At the door, tickets start at $12 per day. 

Mother's Day Brunch at the Aquarium

Mother\'s Day Brunch at the Aquarium

Show Mom how much you love and appreciate her by treating her to a unique brunch experience at the Aquarium of the Pacific on Mother's Day! You guys will be able to enjoy a decadent meal and have admission to see all of the exhibits at the aquarium as well! Tickets are $74 for adults and $34 for children.

Over the Line Craft Beerfest and OTL Tournament

Over the Line Craft Beerfest and OTL Tournament

Welcome to the annual OTL Tournament and Beerfest! The baseball hybrid sporting tournament takes place over two days and is hosting local food trucks and fine breweries on day one. The tournament starts at 7 a.m. both days, and you can enjoy the beers from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. on the 16th. 21+ only.

Stagecoach Festival

Stagecoach Festival

If you are a country music fan, then Stagecoach is a festival that you won't want to miss. This 3-day outdoor music festival will be filled with live performances from about 50 top country singers. The festival will also feature a dance hall, games, guy Fieri's Stagecoach Smokehouse BBQ, restaurants, and bars. Tickets can be purchased here.

Tustin Lobster Fest

Tustin Lobster Fest

Indulge in all-you-can-eat lobster at the 11th annual Tustin Lobster Fest! In addition to scrumptious lobster, there will be tri-tip, salads, side dishes, desserts, and coffee. There will also be live music entertainment. Gates open at 4 pm, and ticket presales will be available in January.

Scottish Fest

Scottish Fest

Experience the history and culture of Scotland by enjoying world-class Celtic music, piping, and drumming competitions. The festival weekend will also include highland athletic competitions, authentic Scottish food, and more.

San Diego Events in May

Concerts

Theater & Headliners

Sports

Things to do in San Diego

Things to Do in San Diego in May

See Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve

See Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
Experience a different beach vibe by visiting the Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve. Here, you can get a look at what San Diego looked like before it became a hustling and bustling city. The oceanfront reserve features 1,750 acres of unspoiled land with various types of flora that have been there forever, including the Torrey Pine, America's rarest pine tree. There are 8 hiking trails at the reserve to help you take it all in.

Enjoy a cruise

Enjoy a cruise
San Diego offers a lot of cruise options. With the nice weather, many tourists and locals love to hop on yachts and harbor boats for a few hours and take in the San Diego scenery. A lot of different cruise options are available. San Diego Bay Cruises has private yachts available for charter where special events like weddings and bachelor/bachelorette parties can be held. Prices will vary. Cruise San Diego will show you the Mission Bay side of San Diego on their harbor boats, overlooking the gorgeous sunset. Prices start at $39. Many other places that offer cruise services, so don’t miss your chance to enjoy a day out in the waters!