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Enter to WIN 2 VIP Passes to Crossroads of the West Gun Shows and a $25 Restaurant Gift Certificate

Friday, August 22 - Thursday, September 25

Enter to WIN 2 VIP Passes to Crossroads of the West Gun Shows and a $25 Restaurant Gift Certificate. Crossroads of the West Gun Shows are America's Best Gun Shows. All of our shows offer hundreds of tables to meet the needs of everyone, from the once a year hunter to the avid collector. WIN HARD TO FIND .22LR AMMO. DRAWINGS EVERY 2 HOURS AT THE SHOW! Show hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets to the show are on sale now.

Location: 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar, CA
Sponsored By: Crossroads of the West Gun Shows

44th Annual Barona Powwow

Friday, August 29, 6 p.m. - Sunday, August 31, 7 p.m.

The Barona Band of Mission Indians invites San Diego to experience Native American dancing, music and cuisine at the 44th annual Barona Powwow at the Barona Indian Reservation’s brand new Sports Park, located just one mile north of Barona Resort & Casino. The celebration starts on Friday, August 29 with gourd dancing at 6 p.m. and grand entry at 7 p.m. and continues throughout the weekend on Saturday and Sunday, August 30-31, from 1 to 11 p.m.

Location: colleen@prchemistry.com, San Diego, CA

Barona Band of Mission Indians to Celebrate Traditional Native American Culture at 44th Annual Powwow

Friday, August 29, 6 p.m. - Sunday, August 31, 11 p.m.

The Barona Band of Mission Indians invites San Diego to experience Native American dancing, music and cuisine at the 44th annual Barona Powwow at the Barona Indian Reservation’s brand new Sports Park, located just one mile north of Barona Resort & Casino. The celebration starts on Friday, August 29 with gourd dancing at 6 p.m. and grand entry at 7 p.m. and continues throughout the weekend on Saturday and Sunday, August 30-31, from 1 to 11 p.m. Admission and parking for the Barona Powwow are free. Free shuttle service is also available from Barona Resort & Casino to the Powwow; the shuttle pick-up and drop-off area is located at the south entrance of the casino. For more information, please call 619-443-6612, ext. 120 or visit http://www.barona-nsn.gov/

Location: 1932 Wildcat Canyon Road, Lakeside
Sponsored By: Barona Band of Mission Indians

PEERS Network 6th Annual Black Tie Gala

Saturday, August 30, 5:30 - 11 p.m.

Location: La Jolla Grand Estate – 9776 La Jolla Farms Road – La Jolla, CA 92037 The hottest event of the summer is almost here and you don’t want to miss the “IT” party of the year! Break out your white tie’s (and other swanky couture) and AIM HIGH as we honor some of the most remarkable, inspiring, and amazing athletes and celebrities. Join the PEERS Network and Challenged Athletes Foundation as we delve into delectable bites, sensational libations, and lively entertainment. VIP tickets $550 each Regular admission $250 Time: VIP reception 5.30-6.30 Main event 6.30-11.00

Location: 9667 La Jolla Farms Road, La Jolla, CA
Sponsored By: PEERS Network

RoofTop600 at Andaz San Diego to Host Labor Day Weekend Pool Party

Sunday, August 31, 1 - 9 p.m.

Andaz San Diego will bid farewell to summer with a Labor Day Weekend pool party at RoofTop600 presented by Brightside Network Media on Sunday, August 31 from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. Partygoers can expect an unforgettable afternoon of drinking, dipping in the pool and enjoying hip retro beats from seven DJs, including headliner WhiteNoize. After sunset, guests are encouraged to stay as RoofTop600 transforms into an outdoor lounge with San Diego’s leading DJs spinning into the night. Tickets to RoofTop600’s Labor Day Weekend Pool Party at Andaz San Diego begin at $15 and are available online. Pool attire and inflatables are welcomed. Andaz San Diego is located at 600 F Street in San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter. For more information, visit www.andazsandiego.com

Location: 600 F Street, San Diego

Latin Food Fest

Saturday, September 13, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Even for locals, it’s still almost impossible to sample every delicious Hispanic flavor that the San Diego region has to offer, but ¡LATIN FOOD FEST!’s Grand Tasting Village nails it. Join today’s hottest Latin culinary stars, restaurants, local chefs, artisan food makers, and street food vendors for the largest and most attended annual Latin food, wine and spirits festival in California. Meet internationally acclaimed celebrity chefs who will be conducting cooking demonstrations and book signings. And you won’t want to miss the Top Chef, Best Restaurant and Best Dish competitions – our showcase of local culinary excellence. Saturday, September 13th from 11am to 3pm at the Embarcadero Marina park North in San Diego.

Location: mbarcadero Marina Park North, 500 Kettner Blvd., San Diego

San Diego 2014 PurpleStride

Sunday, September 21, 7:45 a.m. - Thursday, August 14, 9:30 a.m.

Help support the fight against pancreatic cancer! Join us on Sept. 21, 2014 for PurpleStride 5K Walk/Run at De Anza Cove at Mission Bay Park.

Location: De Anza Cove - 3000 North Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA
Sponsored By: pancan.org

Friends and Family Day

Sunday, September 21, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

The Canyon View Church of Christ, 4292 Balboa Ave, San Diego, will host “Friends and Family Day” on Sunday morning, Sept. 21. A free continental breakfast, featuring donuts, bagels, rolls, fruit and quiche, will be served from 9 to 9:30 a.m. Juices and coffee with flavored syrups and cream will be provided. A worship service will begin at 10 a.m.

Location: The Canyon View Church of Christ, 4292 Balboa Ave, San Diego

19th Annual Encinitas Oktoberfest

Sunday, September 21, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

The Encinitas Chamber of Commerce will hold the 19th Annual Encinitas Oktoberfest on Sun., Sept. 21 from 10am–6pm. The six-block marketplace on Mountain Vista Dr. at El Camino Real will feature Bavarian dancers and bands, 200+ vendors, including artisans with unusual arts and craft items, a family food tent serving authentic German food and beverages, and a ceremonial parade. There will be a family fun zone with children's games and activities. Admission is free. Call (760) 753-6041 or visit http://encinitasoktoberfest.com/ for more information.

Location: Mountain Vista Drive at El Camino Real, Encinitas, CA
Sponsored By: Encinitas Chamber of Commerce

Science and Faith – Are They Really in Conflict?

Sunday, September 21, 6 - 8 p.m.

A Free, Live Simulcast, will be held on Sunday, September 21, 2014, at 6 pm, at the Carlsbad Community Church, in the Worship Center, over 1,000 seats available. The simulcast will feature two of today’s leading speakers and writers on the intersection between science and faith. Dr. John Lennox is Professor of Mathematics at Oxford University holds doctorates from Cambridge University, Oxford University, and the University of Wales. Director of the Center for Science and Culture at Discovery Institute, Dr. Stephen Meyer is author of, “Signature in the Cell: DNA and the Evidence for Intelligent Design and Darwin’s Doubt: The Explosive Origin of Animal Life and the Case for Intelligent Design”, a New York Times bestseller. The MC is Eric Metaxas who is author of the award-winning New York Times bestseller, “Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy” which has been translated into 15 languages. Along with his colleague John Stonestreet, Metaxas is the voice of BreakPoint, a radio commentary that is broadcast on 1,400 radio outlets with an audience of eight million people. (760) 729-2331 3c.org, contact@3c.org

Location: 3175 Harding Street, Carlsbad, California
Sponsored By: Carlsbad Community Church

Hearts To You Craft Show

Thursday, September 25, 6:30 p.m. - Saturday, September 27, 2 p.m.

Hearts To You Craft Show is a crafts boutique benefitting our Preschool & Children's Ministry. Fall, Halloween & Christmas hand crafted decorations for your home, baked goods, jewelry & gifts for all. Admission & Parking are free. Craft Show Hours are: Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014 from 6:30 pm to 9 pm, Friday, Sept. 26, 2014 from 9 am to 5 pm, Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014 from 9 am to 2 pm.

Location: 16550 Bernardo Heights Parkway, San Diego, CA 92128
Sponsored By: Hope United Methodist Church

Oktoberfest in El Cajon

Friday, September 26 - Sunday, October 5

Oktoberfest in El Cajon September 26-28 & October 3-5! Entrance is free for those under 21 and active military. $5 for 21 and up! Featuring A Huge Biergarten, Kid's Zone, Live German music, authentic food and BBQ and game & fun for the whole family.

Location: 1017 S Mollison Ave, El Cajon
Sponsored By: German American Societies of San Diego

Ladies' Literary Tea

Saturday, September 27

While enjoying our traditional afternoon tea, Susan Vreeland, bestselling author of such acclaimed novels as Girl in Hyacinth Blue, Luncheon of the Boating Party, and Clara and Mr. Tiffany, will present a richly imagined story of a woman’s awakening in the south of Vichy France—to the power of art, to the beauty of provincial life, and to love in the midst of war. For reservations and book purchase option please visit westgatehotel.tix.com

Location: 1055 Second Ave, San Diego
Sponsored By: Westgate Hotel

Crossroads of The West Gun Shows - We've Got Ammo!

Saturday, September 27, 9 a.m. - Sunday, September 28, 4 p.m.

Crossroads of the West Gun Shows are America's Best Gun Shows. All of our shows offer hundreds of tables to meet the needs of everyone, from the once a year hunter to the avid collector. WIN HARD TO FIND .22LR AMMO. DRAWINGS EVERY 2 HOURS AT THE SHOW! Show hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets to the show are on sale now.

Location: 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar, CA
Sponsored By: Crossroads of the West Gun Shows

MCAS Miramar AirShow

Friday, October 3, 8 a.m. - Sunday, October 5

The 2014 MCAS Miramar Air Show will take place October 3, 4 and 5 -along with The Blue Angels & the Patriots Jet Team. Admission, parking and blanket seating are FREE. Preferred seating areas are available with paid admission.

Location: Miramar Corps Air Station , Miramar