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July 4th Parade!

flagJoin your neighbors for a 4th of July parade on Wednesday 7/4 @ 9:30 AM. Meet at the pool for coffee and donuts, then follow along as the kids ride their bikes/scooters around the neighborhood.  party

 

 

Save the Date!

Can you also add in to Save the Date for the End of Summer party on Sat Aug 25 at the pool at 6:30. Live music, food trucks and fun for all! More information to follow. Check Nextdoor for event updates. 

Ponto Update

Please join the Ponto Beach Development Review Committee (PBDRC) for a Ponto East site visit directly after the July 4 community parade.  A visual indicator to replicate the developer Shopoff’s desired 40-foot building height will be viewed from the sidewalk along Avenida Encinas.

During the July 24 6:00 Carlsbad City Council meeting, the Director of Parks and Recreation, Chris Hazeltine, will report to the Counsel regarding the issue raised by the PRDC on the park deficiency within our Southwest quadrant of the City.  Your attendance at this council meeting will greatly support the community concerns regarding the park deficient.

News Around Town

Ready for your check up?

Through a regional partnership, Carlsbad Municipal Water District customers can sign up for a free in home water use checkup. A water conservation specialist will look at your irrigation set up, fixtures and other areas where you may be able to save even more water (and money).

Online Resource The “eGuide to a WaterSmart Lifestyle” is your go-to resource for living water-efficiently. Check it out at www.watersmartsd.org For more information and to sign up, visit www.watersmartcheckup.org.

  • Smart buys for plumbing fixtures and appliances Finding and fixing leaks
  • Landscape design
  • Water-efficient plants
  • Outdoor rooms
  • Gardening groups
  • Graywater Storm water
  • Healthy soil
  • Efficient irrigation Landscape maintenance
  • Drought survival for gardens

Events Around Town

TGIF Concerts in the Parks
June 22 – Aug. 17 Fridays, 6 – 8 p.m., Free
Enjoy another great summer of music, friends and, of course, lots of dancing. Check the city website for locations and band information.

Stagecoach Community Park
July 6 - Lao Tizer Band (Jazz)

Poinsettia Community Park
July 13 - The Detroit Underground (Soul/Motown)
July 20 - The Mighty Untouchables (Top 40)

Calavera Hills Community Park
July 27 - Jonathan Lee (West Coast Country)

Splash Bash
July 14, 6 – 9 p.m., $8 Alga Norte Aquatic Center 760-268-4777
Enjoy a mid-summer splash bash! Test your balance and agility on a floating obstacle or floating key log, do cannonballs from a diving board or just enjoy splashing around in the pool or splash pad.

Events Around The County

Today - July 1
New Village Arts Theatre presents Avenue Q: The Musical at 2787 State Street in Carlsbad. - www.newvillagearts.org
Today - July 8
La Jolla Playhouse offers The Squirrels, on stage at the Mandell Weiss Center for the Performing Arts on the UCSD campus in La Jolla. A favorite San Diego theater event. - www.lajollaplayhouse.com
Today - July 10
Don't miss the11th Annual Lung Hsiang Exhibit & Sale at the San Diego Botanic Garden - 230 Quail Gardens Drive in Encinitas. - www.sdbgarden.org
Today - July 22
Lamb's Players Theatre presents ONCE on stage at their resident theatre in Coronado. - www.lambsplayers.org
Today - July 22
The Old Globe presents The Tempest, on stage at the Old Globe complex in Balboa Park. An outstanding San Diego event. - www.theoldglobe.org
Today - August 30
Don't miss theThursday Family Fun Night at the San Diego Botanic Garden - 230 Quail Gardens Drive in Encinitas. - www.sdbgarden.org
Today - September 26
The Birch Aquarium at Scripps hosts Green Flash Concerts with live music and stunning ocean views on the third Wednesday of the month, May through September. All aquarium exhibits are open for viewing throughout the evening. - aquarium.ucsd.edu
July 2 - August 12
The Old Globe presents Dr. Seuss's The Lorax, on stage at the Old Globe complex in Balboa Park. An outstanding San Diego event. - www.theoldglobe.org
July 3 - 29
La Jolla Playhouse offers Queens, on stage at the Mandell Weiss Center for the Performing Arts on the UCSD campus in La Jolla. A favorite San Diego theater event. - www.lajollaplayhouse.com
July 4
Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks is at the California Center for The Arts - Grape Day Park. This spectacular Fourth of July celebration draws in crowds as large as 25,000 to enjoy a festive afternoon of live entertainment, free art activities, games, food and the best fireworks display in North County! 340 North Escondido Blvd. in Escondido. - www.artcenter.org
July 4
Coronado Independence Day Celebration with parade at 10 a.m. - starts at Orange Avenue and 1st Street. The Concert in the Park is at 4 p.m. at Spreckels Park. Fireworks over Glorietta Bay at 9 p.m. 
July 4
Community 4th Of July Parade in Julian with music and entertainment all day. Parade starts at noon. www.julianca.com
July 4
USS Midway 4th of July Celebration is a fabulous way to view multiple fireworks displays from the deck of the USS Midway (San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum). Lawn chairs, blankets and coolers with food and non-alcoholic beverages are allowed. www.midway.org
July 4
Rancho Bernardo Spirit Of The Fourth kicks off at 8:30 a.m. with our traditional Festival in the Park, located in beautiful Webb Park, with a pancake breakfast and craft vendors, military displays, children's activities, and live entertainment for adults and kids alike followed by a Motor Show from 10 - 2:30. At 3:30 pm the annual parade begins, complete with VIP riders, military entries, veterans, Legion of Valor members, floats, bands, and various other entries. The day's festivities continue at dusk with live entertainment and a spectacular fireworks display at Bernardo Heights Middle School.
July 4
Fourth Of July Celebration - Vista with the largest aerial fireworks show in San Diego County. A whole day of family activities, food, beverages, picnicking, children's games and display of vintage military equipment will be featured. Live music takes place at the Moonlight Amphitheatre stage from 2 -10 p.m. Firework display show begins at 9 p.m. Gourmet barbecue dinner is available through advance ticket purchase. 
July 4
San Diego Symphony performs Bayside Summer Nights with America's Birthday with Clint Black in the picturesque Embarcadero Marina Park South, near the Convention Center. A favorite on the San Diego event calendar. - www.sandiegosymphony.com
July 6
Dead & Company is appearing under the stars at the Mattress Firm Amphitheatre, San Diego's finest outdoor concert venue in Chula Vista. - www.livenation.com
July 6
Puttin’ Down Roots: Moonlight Trio is at the California Center for The Arts - Grape Day Park. This spectacular Fourth of July celebration draws in crowds as large as 25,000 to enjoy a festive afternoon of live entertainment, free art activities, games, food and the best fireworks display in North County! 340 North Escondido Blvd. in Escondido. - www.artcenter.org
July 6 - 7
San Diego Symphony performs Bayside Summer Nights with Megan Hilty in the picturesque Embarcadero Marina Park South, near the Convention Center. A favorite on the San Diego event calendar. - www.sandiegosymphony.com
July 8
Festival Orchestra-Yuval Yaron is at the California Center for The Arts - Grape Day Park. This spectacular Fourth of July celebration draws in crowds as large as 25,000 to enjoy a festive afternoon of live entertainment, free art activities, games, food and the best fireworks display in North County! 340 North Escondido Blvd. in Escondido. - www.artcenter.org
July 10
Counting Crows with special guest +LIVE+: 25 Years and Counting is appearing under the stars at the Mattress Firm Amphitheatre, San Diego's finest outdoor concert venue in Chula Vista. - www.livenation.com
July 11 - August 12
North Coast Repertory Theatre brings you A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum at the intimate 194-seat theater in Solana Beach. A top San Diego theater event. - www.northcoastrep.org
July 12
San Diego Symphony performs Bayside Summer Nights with Arturo Sandoval in the picturesque Embarcadero Marina Park South, near the Convention Center. A favorite on the San Diego event calendar. - www.sandiegosymphony.com
July 13 - 14
San Diego Symphony performs Bayside Summer Nights with Rick Springfield in the picturesque Embarcadero Marina Park South, near the Convention Center. A favorite on the San Diego event calendar. - www.sandiegosymphony.com
July 13 - 29
The American Watercolor Society 151st Traveling Exhibition & Local Color is at the California Center for The Arts - Grape Day Park. This spectacular Fourth of July celebration draws in crowds as large as 25,000 to enjoy a festive afternoon of live entertainment, free art activities, games, food and the best fireworks display in North County! 340 North Escondido Blvd. in Escondido. - www.artcenter.org
July 18 - August 4
Moonlight Stage Productions bring you Disney's Newsies at the Avo Playhouse or Brengle Terrace Park in Vista. - www.moonlightstage.com
July 19
Paramore: The After Laughter Summer Tour (Tour 5) is appearing under the stars at the Mattress Firm Amphitheatre, San Diego's finest outdoor concert venue in Chula Vista. - www.livenation.com
July 20
KSON Presents Brad Paisley Tour 2018 is appearing under the stars at the Mattress Firm Amphitheatre, San Diego's finest outdoor concert venue in Chula Vista. - www.livenation.com
July 20 - August 26
Coronado Playhouse brings you A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE, on stage at 1335 First Street at the Coronado Ferry Landing. One of the exciting San Diego events. - www.coronadoplayhouse.com
July 21
Thirty Seconds To Mars is appearing under the stars at the Mattress Firm Amphitheatre, San Diego's finest outdoor concert venue in Chula Vista. - www.livenation.com
July 22
Stars Align Tour: Jeff Beck & Paul Rodgers and Ann Wilson of Heart is appearing under the stars at the Mattress Firm Amphitheatre, San Diego's finest outdoor concert venue in Chula Vista. - www.livenation.com
July 24
Logic Presents: Bobby Tarantino vs. Everybody Tour with NF and Kyle is appearing under the stars at the Mattress Firm Amphitheatre, San Diego's finest outdoor concert venue in Chula Vista. - www.livenation.com
July 25
Five Finger Death Punch And Breaking Benjamin is appearing under the stars at the Mattress Firm Amphitheatre, San Diego's finest outdoor concert venue in Chula Vista. - www.livenation.com
July 26
San Diego Symphony performs Bayside Summer Nights with Godfathers of Latin Jazz: A Salute to Dizzy Gillespie and Chano Pozo in the picturesque Embarcadero Marina Park South, near the Convention Center. A favorite on the San Diego event calendar. - www.sandiegosymphony.com
July 27
San Diego Symphony performs Bayside Summer Nights with Marc Cohn Feat. Special Guests The Blind Boys of Alabama in the picturesque Embarcadero Marina Park South, near the Convention Center. A favorite on the San Diego event calendar. - www.sandiegosymphony.com
July 28
San Diego Symphony performs Bayside Summer Nights with Patti LaBelle in the picturesque Embarcadero Marina Park South, near the Convention Center. A favorite on the San Diego event calendar. - www.sandiegosymphony.com
July 28 - August 26
The Old Globe presents Barefoot in the Park, on stage at the Old Globe complex in Balboa Park. An outstanding San Diego event. - www.theoldglobe.org
July 29
311 & The Offspring: Never-Ending Summer Tour is appearing under the stars at the Mattress Firm Amphitheatre, San Diego's finest outdoor concert venue in Chula Vista. - www.livenation.com
July 29
San Diego Symphony performs Bayside Summer Nights with Beethoven By The Bay in the picturesque Embarcadero Marina Park South, near the Convention Center. A favorite on the San Diego event calendar. - www.sandiegosymphony.com
July 31
Foreigner - Juke Box Heroes Tour is appearing under the stars at the Mattress Firm Amphitheatre, San Diego's finest outdoor concert venue in Chula Vista. - www.livenation.com
July 31 - August 5
Broadway San Diego brings you ON YOUR FEET, on stage in Downtown San Diego. Very popular on the San Diego event calendar. - www.broadwaysd.com