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Apollo 8 50th Anniversary Celebration

An Evening with Bill and Valerie Anders

On Dec. 20, 2018 Bill Anders and his wife Valerie will be at the San Diego Air & Space Museum to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Bill’s historic Apollo 8 mission in December 1968, the first manned flight to the moon. In addition to being the first flight to orbit the moon, Apollo 8 also resulted in the iconic “Earthrise," one of the most historic photos ever taken.

San Diego Air & Space Museum
2001 Pan American Plaza
San Diego, CA 92101

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Date & Time

Dec 20, 2018 - Mar 13, 2019
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

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$250 - $2,500

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Feb 1 - Feb 29, 2020

San Diego area residents and visitors are in for a special treat in February! Pick up your Museum Month discount pass at participating libraries or when you stay at a Hilton to enjoy 50% off the cost of admission at more than 40 San Diego Museum Council member museums. The San Diego Museum Month pass is free; one pass can be used at several museums* throughout the month of February.

Whether you are an art aficionado, history buff, science or nature lover, the San Diego Museum Council has a variety of member organizations that are bound to capture your interest.

Take advantage of this annual program to visit both old favorites and new attractions you have never even heard of!

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Mission Federal ArtWalk

Apr 25 - Apr 26, 2020

On April 25-26, 2020, the Mission Federal ArtWalk will celebrate its 36th annual event in the streets of Little Italy. Featuring more than 300 artists filling 17 square blocks of the iconic urban neighborhood with art, craftsmanship and beautiful goods, this event attracts artists from across the globe. More than just an art event, the festival is a family-friendly opportunity to participate in interactive art installations and features live music and dance performances.

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Complimentary Mezcal Tasting at Galaxy

Mar 7, 2020

Join us at the first of each month for a complimentary tasting! We partner with a different tequila or mezcal brand monthly to educate our guests about how the chosen spirit is harvested to pairing recommendations. Join us Saturday, March 7th for a free sample of El Silencio Espadin Mezcal and enjoy cocktail specials highlighting El Silencio Espadin available for purchase.

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Fandango at the Wall

Mar 14, 2020

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Arturo O'Farrill, piano
Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra

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Continuing the tradition of cross-cultural exploration pioneered by his famous bandleader father (the late “Chico” O’Farrill), modern Afro-Cuban jazz master Arturo O’Farrill is on a mission to strengthen the bridge of musical solidarity spanning across Cuba, the U.S. and his native Mexico. Join us for what is sure to be the hottest Cubo-Mex bebop jam ever heard at Copley Symphony Hall!

Come early for a pre-concert performance presented onstage at 7pm by students from the Young Lions Jazz Conservatory.

 *The San Diego Symphony Orchestra does not appear in this concert.

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