8 Amazing Things To Do In San Diego This July

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8 Amazing Things To Do In San Diego This July

Now that we are right in the middle of summer there are so many wonderful things to do in San Diego this July. And what a better way to celebrate the summer months than by heading outdoors and seeing all our beautiful city has to offer. Enjoy the wonderful San Diego weather and outdoors, along with these awesome activities this July! Just remember to wear your sunscreen!

1.4th of July

It’s almost The 4th of July in San Diego, so get ready and plan what firework show you want to see. There are so many great shows and celebrations to choose from, you can look through our selection here


Comic-con and San Diego go hand in hand. However, though this year’s events still won’t be back to normal, there will be many great virtual events to release your inner geek! We will keep you posted on updates regarding this year’s con. 

3.Pride Art Exhibition

On Friday, July 9th, 2021, the Art of Pride: Together Again art exhibition will celebrate the works of LGBTQ artists. Art of Pride is intergenerational and open to all LGBTQ artists. The event will start at 6:00 pm and wrap up at 9:00 pm at the San Diego Pride Office., The Spirit of our Resilient LGBTQ Community. The event is free and hosted by Art of Pride and San Diego Pride.

Location: 3620 30th Street in North Park.

4.North Park Book Fair

Book lovers rejoice! This summer, there will be a fabulous outdoor book fair in the heart of North Park! Verbatim Books will host sellers from near and far with delightfully rare and unique collections. There will also be live talks by local authors, poetry readings, an open mic, select craft vendors, and local food vendors to complement the long-awaited joy of book browsing.

Location: 30th & North Park Way

5.Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure


Are you looking for good old, adventurous fun? If you are, why not try a Scavenger Hunt across Balboa Park. This event combines the excitement of the Amazing Race with a three-hour event as you and your team compete against others for the best score and bragging rights. Any smartphone is compatible with the event, and it will guide your team along the way. The competition will include both known and overlooked gems of the city as you solve clues and complete challenges while learning local history.

6.Oceanview Brunch at The Med

A delicious brunch with breathtaking ocean views sounds like the perfect July day. La Jolla’s “Pink Lady.” will have their decadent brunch every weekend along with live music from local bands from 11:00 am-2:00 pm. You have to try their La V cinnamon roll topped with pink icing and fresh berries and their Lobster Benedict!

7. Retreat Pool & Cabanas

At San Diego’s first casino, Sycuan Casino and Resort, you can now get day passes for the resort’s pools and cabanas. You can book the ticket anytime between 9 am – 1 pm. You can also get tickets for their Night Swim, from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm.

Location: 5469 Casino Way, El Cajon

8.Picnic In The Park

San Diego is lucky to have pretty amazing weather year-round, which means the picnic season is pretty extensive. However, the summer is still the peak time to have a wonderful picnic day. Plus, if you time it just right and you can enjoy the pink and orange glow of those show-stopping sunsets San Diego is known for.


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