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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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San Diego Restaurant Week

Jan 20 - Jan 27, 2019

San Diego Restaurant Week returns Sunday, January 20th through Sunday, January 27th with a FEAST for the senses at over 180 participating restaurants. Dine deliciously at restaurants offering prix-fixe menu options throughout San Diego County. This foodie-favorited week is the perfect time to take a culinary tour throughout the diverse and thriving food culture of San Diego.

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Liberty Station’s Tree Lighting & Festivities

Nov 30, 2018

Liberty Station’s Tree Lighting & Holiday Festivities—Nov. 30| Salute the Season’s main event, the Liberty Station Tree Lighting & Holiday Festivities will take place on Friday, November 30, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Gather your loved ones in Liberty Station’s North Promenade for live entertainment from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and then gaze upon the 88-foot Norfolk pine tree as it is lit up at 6:15 p.m. Throughout the evening there will be entertainment, shopping and more throughout the neighborhood. Shopping will be set in Central Promenade, next to the ice rink, with local vendors selling holiday goodies, gifts and more.

Make sure to join ARTS DISTRICT for the unveiling of their Holiday Light Installation public art piece!

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SDMA Decemebr Nights 2018

Dec 7 - Dec 8, 2018

Join in this long-running tradition of concerts in the galleries as the Museum celebrates December Nights in Balboa Park.

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Portraits in Jazz

Nov 17, 2018

Gilbert Castellanos and a line-up of special guests celebrate and pay tribute to Thelonious Monk, one of the greatest jazz musicians of all time. This series is curated by award-winning trumpeter Gilbert Castellanos, recognized six-times by the San Diego Music Awards as BEST JAZZ BAND and ARTIST OF THE YEAR; San Diego CityBeat readers voted him BEST JAZZ BAND three times, including 2018!

At 7:30 p.m., a pre-concert talk will be given by Ken Poston, the General Manager for KSDS Jazz 88.3, and the Founder and Director of the Los Angeles Jazz Institute. The concert will begin at 8:00 p.m.

Gilbert Castellanos – Trumpet

Gilbert Castellanos – Trumpet
Marvin “Smitty” Smith – Drums
Henry Franklin – Upright Bass
Theo Saunders – Piano
Teodross Avery – Tenor Sax
This LA-loaded line-up has never been seen before together on one stage in San Diego!

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San Diego Restaurant Week

Jan 20 - Jan 27, 2019
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Liberty Station’s Tree Lighting & Festivities

Nov 30, 2018
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SDMA Decemebr Nights 2018

Dec 7 - Dec 8, 2018
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Portraits in Jazz

Nov 17, 2018
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