San Diego October 2022

San Diego October 2022 Events

San Diego October 2022 Events

October in San Diego Provides the Perfect Start to Autumn

Average temperature low and high: 61°-74°
Since California lifted their Covid-19 restrictions, the whole state has reopened, and normalcy has returned. San Diego, a favorite among Californians and tourists alike, welcomes back tourists to enjoy the lively and beautiful city. The weather is as temperate as always, and the Pacific Ocean is as inviting as always.

October Event Calendar

La Mesa Oktoberfest

La Mesa Oktoberfest

October just wouldn't feel right without Oktoberfest. Don't miss a minute of the full lineup of entertainment, including Oompa music. You'll witness the keg relay, a yodeling contest, and a brat eating contest. You'll want to attend all 3 days, so you don't skip a second of the crafts, games, and German performances. The list of fun things to do goes on and on.

La Jolla Art & Wine Festival

La Jolla Art & Wine Festival

There's no better pair than art and wine, and the La Jolla Art & Wine Festival is the perfect place to enjoy combining the two. The festival will showcase the work of 160 artists from the U.S. and Mexico, and attendees will be able to create some of their own crafts on site. There is also a wine and beer garden with over 40 craft breweries and wineries from all over the world, and there will be live performances. This family-friendly event is free and open to the public.

San Diego International Film Festival

San Diego International Film Festival

See films from new and established directors from all over the world at the San Diego International Film Festival.  In between movies, attend panels with filmmakers, actors, and more to learn about what it was like behind-the-scenes.  Past film premieres at the festival have included The Blair Witch Project, Napolean Dynamite, and An Inconvenient Truth.  Also enjoy the opportunity to see some of your favorite celebrities in person - attendees often include William Shatner, Colin Hanks, and Jesse Eisenberg.

Rancho BEERnardo Festival

Rancho BEERnardo Festival

Come party at the 9th annual Rancho BEERnardo Festival where there will be more than 50 India Pale Ales (IPAs), craft beers, and a wide wine selection. There'll be a ton of live entertainment and fun activities for everyone to participate in. Early bird pricing is available and cheaper. Event is 21+ only.

Fall Arts and Crafts Fair

Fall Arts and Crafts Fair

This sprawling 129-year-old winery has been host to brunches, weddings, and tasting rooms for 3 generations. This year, they invite you to enjoy what organizers call a "true artisan fair". All vendors hand-make their merchandise and are juried prior to participation. There is no admission fee, and you can learn more about the winery here

Annual Oceanside Dia de los Muertos Festival

Annual Oceanside Dia de los Muertos Festival

Celebrate the Day of the Dead at the Oceanside Dia De Los Muertos Festival.  Enjoy delicious food, live music, and goods from local artisans before leaving a family memento at one of the community altars in memory of a loved one.  Cultural dancers will perform in a beautiful show that will make you want to learn the steps yourself, and kids will love participating in crafts or getting a new book from the bookmobile.  The day is a beautiful celebration of one of Mexico's most important holidays.

San Diego Events in October

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