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Legacy Week

Honoring Our Heroes - Memorial Day Weekend

The USS Midway Museum is the heart and soul of Memorial Day celebration in San Diego. The lineup of activities range from a Wreath Memorial ceremony, benefit concert, family activities, blood drive, interactive exhibits and more. Each element of Midway’s Legacy Week commemoration is designed to honor and remember our heroes and celebrate our military heritage. Events also offer the community an affordable and inspiring way to kick off summer in San Diego on one of the most iconic museums in the world.

Neighborhood: Downtown

USS Midway Museum
910 North Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101

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619-544-9600

Date & Time

May 26 - May 28, 2018

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SeaWorld 4th of July Fireworks

Jul 4, 2018

SeaWorld will celebrate Independence Day with a 15-minute display of fireworks set to a musical soundtrack, starting at 9:40 PM on July 4. Park hours on the Fourth will be 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM.

All summer long, SeaWorld lights up with Electric Ocean™, a summer nighttime extravaganza that transforms the park into an underwater world of colorful luminescence. Electric Ocean immerses guests in a glowing sea of wonder with bioluminescent-like lighting, an electrifying dance club with a world-class DJ and and your favorite SeaWorld attractions like never before. Electric Ocean kicks off June 16 and runs on select dates through Sept. 3.

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Nighttime Zoo at the San Diego Zoo

Jun 17 - Sep 3, 2018

Stay after dark and help us celebrate summer during Nighttime Zoo! Come “rock and roar” every day this summer with live music, fun shows, and special animal encounters. The fun begins before the sun goes down with an amazing trampoline act, Dr. Zoolittle’s special performances, and African-themed entertainment for the whole family. Musicians will serenade and engage guests with tunes ranging from classic rock riffs to jaunty brass band sounds to sweet beats from throughout Africa. A procession of larger-than-life animal puppets headline and end-of-the-evening performance that is sure to wow viewers of all ages.

There’s so much to do, see, and hear at Nighttime Zoo—it’s a good thing summer hours are longer!

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Insect and Ladybug Festival

Jul 21 - Jul 22, 2018

This one-of-a-kind event features thousands of fascinating creepy-crawlies including live insects, lizards, snakes, and the famous "Madagascar hissing cockroaches." Children can practice bug collecting, hands-on insect arts and crafts, and even taste cooked mealworm larva (in various flavors such as mesquite, teriyaki, and barbeque!). Entomologists and other bug experts will be available for questions and more than 20 informational booths will teach and entertain children and adults alike.

 

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Wings & Whiskey Wednesdays

Jan 10 - ongoing

Join us every Wednesday for All You Can Eat Wing specials & 1/2 price Whiskey. Live music starts at 5pm & goes all night.

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Events

SeaWorld 4th of July Fireworks

Jul 4, 2018
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Nighttime Zoo at the San Diego Zoo

Jun 17 - Sep 3, 2018
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Insect and Ladybug Festival

Jul 21 - Jul 22, 2018
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Wings & Whiskey Wednesdays

Jan 10 - ongoing
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