Tag Archives: Quail Botanical Gardens

Free Botantica Garden Admission — TOMORROW

Posted on 04. Jun, 2012 in For Kids, Uncategorized

Looking for something fun & free to do tomorrow? Head down to San Diego Botanic Garden in Encinitas for FREE First Tuesday! A great place for pics too! Thanks San Diego Deals and Steals for the tip :)

 

 

Weekend Fun for July 10, 2010 and future July weekends.

Posted on 09. Jul, 2010 in For Kids, Uncategorized

As always, so much to do on the weekend.  Here is just a few to add to your own ideas.

ANNUAL INSECT & GARDEN FESTIVAL – Quail Botanical Gardens in Encinitas, CA. There will be gardening info, pest info., bug experts, honey bees, crafts, bug eating contest, good food and more.  Tickets are $12 for adults and kids under 12 are FREE.

REPTILE DAY- Jack’s Pond in San Marcos.  FREE to anyone who can find the barn.  Lots about reptiles, snakes, lizard, gecko, scorpion  and all that go with those creatures.

SUNDAY SUMMER CONCERTS- Hennessey’s Tavern, Vista, CA.   Not only is it FREE concerts on Sundays in the early evening, but Buy 1 Get 1 fully dressed Turkey Dinner.  The weekly specials are great for families.  Tuesday is buy a meal, get a meal FREE!  Thursday is KIDS EAT FREE night. 

OUTDOOR FLICKS- National City’s “Movies in the Park” series continues this month with “Planet 51” at 7 p.m. Friday at the Municipal Pool, 1880 E. 22nd St. Open swim begins at the same time, but viewers don’t have to enter the water to enjoy the movie. Snacks will be available for purchase. Admission is free. Information: sdmoviesinthepark.com.

BUSINESS EXPO The Bayfront Business Expo is from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. today at Marina Gateway Plaza, 740 Bay Marina Drive, National City. The expo features exhibitor booths, regional career services, live music, cash bar and panel presentations. Admission is free. Information: nationalcitychamber.org.

EL SANTO-For more than two decades, Mexican wrestling star El Santo played in a variety of science fiction, horror and action movies, and the Museum of Photographic Arts in Balboa Park is honoring the legend with screenings of several of the films this week. “Santo vs. Las Lobas” will be screened tonight and “Santo y Blue Demon vs. Los Monstruos” on Friday. Both films will begin at 7 p.m. Admission is free to museum members, $8 general admission and $6 for students. Information: (619) 238-7559 or mopa.org.

STAR GAZING -The San Diego Astronomy Association is inviting people to take a look at the stars from sunset to 10 p.m. Friday in the day-use parking lot at the Kumeyaay Lake Campground, 2 Father Junipero Serra Trail, at Mission Trails Regional Park, on the border with Santee. Telescopes will be available. Free. Information: (619) 668-2748.

SLEEP UNDER THE STARS at Second Annual Overnight Adventure on July 31, 2010 at Walnut Grove Park, San Marcos, CA.  There is a cost per family which includes your spot, s’mores and pancake breakfasts.  Reservation are a must and last day to register is July 23, 2010.

FREE YOUR KNEES, seminar by Dr. Brad Cohen, well-known orthopedic surgeon.  Pomerado Hospital Room C/D on July 29, 2010 at 6pm.  FREE, but registration is required. THE HEALTHSOURCE, 858-628-2880.