Uncasked Craft Beer Fest! Savor some of San Diego’s finest brews on August 27 while tasting bites from Westfield UTC’s favorite restaurants and celebrate the best of San Diego’s beaches and surf spots with interactive beach games. Enjoy live acoustic performances from top local Plaza Unplugged artists.


Viva Mariachi! Southwest Airlines will be the Presenting Sponsor for the 2016 San Diego International Mariachi Summit August 18 – 22. On August 21 join in the celebration with Mariachi Vargas De Tecalitlán and celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the San Diego Mariachi Scholarship Foundation.


Fun, Sun and Music! The Blues Festival South of the Border is back to help raise funds for Friends of the Library, Los Angelitos Orphanage, BECA and La Mision Children’s Fund. From August 19 – 21 world-class musical talent will take the stage at the Baja Blues Fest in Rosarito.


Family Mess Fest! On August 6 families should get ready to experience the New Children’s Museum at night at Mess Fest, the messiest party yet! Activities include Toe Painting (like finger painting but with your toes), Action Painting (launch balls of paint onto a messy canvas) and Clay Mud Pies.


Éxitos Del Cine Latino Film Festival! From August 26 – September 1 The San Diego Latino Film Festival is bringing back Éxitos Del Cine Latino Film Festival presented by Westfield Plaza Bonita. To kick off the festival, Opening Night Fiesta will include live music, special guests, food and more! Over the course of an exciting week there will be, 15 Latino film premieres, special celebrity appearances, dynamic musical performances and exhibits by local artists.