EVENT DATE : July 16, 9:00AM - August 2, 11:00PM

The San Diego Aviators are the professional tennis team of San Diego that provides fans with unmatched tennis competition and a unique sports spectator experience. Comprised of the finest tennis players that compete on the ATP and WTA tours, the Aviators battle in the World Team Tennis professional season and play tennis that is fast paced and exciting. sandiegoaviators.com

EVENT DATE : July 29, 9:00AM - July 30, 9:00AM

Join Team Carefree Vacations to raise money for cancer research and enter to win a 3 day Club Med Vacation at Relay For Life, the signature fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. Volunteers take action against cancer, bring communities together to remember loved ones lost, honor survivors, and raise money for ACS to make a global impact on cancer. secure.acsevents.org  

EVENT DATE : July 30, 2:00PM - July 30, 4:00PM

Award-winning instrumentalist/vocalist/bandleader Cynthia Sayer is acclaimed by musicians, critics and fans alike as one of the top 4-string jazz banjoists in the world today. Praised for her “drive and virtuosity” by the New York Times, Cynthia enchants audiences with her electrifying, swing-based performances and captivating stage presence.  museumofmakingmusic.org

EVENT DATE : July 15-August 27

This award-winning musical BUDDY: THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY, written by Alan James, celebrates the life and music of Buddy Holly and his contemporaries, and illustrates how music can bring diverse people together. BUDDY will run for six weeks on the New Village Arts Theate stage. You don't want to miss this musical celebration of a Rock and Roll icon! newvillagearts.org

EVENT DATE : July 16-August 2

The San Diego Aviators are the professional tennis team of San Diego that provides fans with unmatched tennis competition and a unique sports spectator experience. Comprised of the finest tennis players that compete on the ATP and WTA tours, the Aviators battle in the World Team Tennis professional season and play tennis that is fast paced and exciting. sandiegoaviators.com

EVENT DATE : Fridays July 28, August 4, 11 and 18
Various Carlsbad Parks

Summertime in Carlsbad, Friday nights mean TGIF Concerts in the Parks! Nine concerts in four Carlsbad parks – Stagecoach Community Park, Poinsettia Community Park, Calavera Hills Community Park, and Agua Norte Community Park June 23rd-August 18th. Food vendors, art activities for all ages, grass for hanging out, live music and a dance floor to boogie, TGIF is for everyone!  carlsbadca.gov

EVENT DATE : August 5, 7:30PM - August 5, 9:15PM

On-going - Fridays and Saturdays 7:30pm & 9:45pm Phone: 619-295-4999 Similar in style to “Whose Line is it Anyway,” the National Comedy Theatre is a high octane improv comedy show featuring San Diego’s best comedians performing a series of games and scenes all based on audience suggestions. nationalcomedy.com

EVENT DATE : Weekends: July 29, August 6 & 13

Help kids get off to a great start for the school year with a backpack and fresh school supplies. They will be distributed to local Refugee Families in San Diego as well as kids in Mexico under the ministry of Grace of Calvary, Tijuana . Thank you for your generosity and for encouraging education for under-served kids. northcoastcalvary.org

EVENT DATE : Aug 9 & 24

Poor posture can be related to faulty movement patterns, joint degeneration, and pain. Join Stephie Steele, B.S., Certified Personal Trainer and Posture Alignment Therapist to learn how to assess and improve your posture. Our bodies are resilient, and when given proper movement or "design motion," correct posture and function can be restored and pain can be eliminated. Registration required. tricitywellness.com

EVENT DATE : August 12, 5:00PM - August 13, 9:00AM

Set up your tent in the park for a fun overnight campout, and we'll provide the rest. Enjoy fun games, activities and crafts along with an outdoor movie complete with popcorn and s'mores. Dinner and a continental breakfast are provided. Preregistration is required. carlsbadca.gov

EVENT DATE : August 13, 9:00AM - August 13, 5:00PM
Downtown Carlsbad Village, State Street and Grand Avenue.

Art in the Village offers over 120 local and regional fine artists in oil painting, watercolor, photography, mixed media, new media, classical and contemporary sculpture, as well as artisans who work in the mediums of jewelry making, woodworking, furniture, pottery, hand-painted clothing, and accessories. Enjoy live music, artist demos and instruction throughout the day, and food & beverages.  carlsbad-village.com

EVENT DATE : August 19, 7:00PM - August 19, 9:00PM

San Diego pianist/composer Danny Green has distinguished himself with his touch for combining elements of jazz, Brazilian, and classical music. The Danny Green Trio + Strings project revolves around Danny’s original compositions arranged for his trio (with bassist Justin Grinnell and drummer Julien Cantelm) plus strings, including members of the San Diego Symphony performing on violin, viola and cello.  museumofmakingmusic.org

EVENT DATE : August 25, 12:00PM - August 27, 10:00PM

The annual Carlsbad Music Festival is a 3-day summer celebration of “adventurous music by the beach” in Carlsbad Village. The Festival features 60+ performances of music of all kinds; including 10 ticketed concerts; FREE outdoor concerts all weekend; FREE New Currents concerts on Saturday and Sunday; and a beer garden, food trucks and artisan market on Saturday and Sunday. carlsbadmusicfestival.org

EVENT DATE : August 26, 7:00PM - August 26, 10:00PM

Enjoy a movie under the stars while floating in our warm water pool! Order dinner at the Dive in Grill open during the event. Menu includes burgers, chicken sandwiches, pizza, shaved ice, ice cream and other tasty treats. Wristbands will be available for pick up starting August 14 - 26 at Alga Norte Aquatics Center during regular business hours. carlsbadca.gov

EVENT DATE : September 9, 12:00PM - September 9, 4:30PM

More than twenty-five craft brewers are coming together at the fourth annual Carlsbad Brewfest in Holiday Park. The co-host of San Diego’s longest running and most successful Oktoberfest, Carlsbad Hi-Noon Rotary Club, invites you to join in on the fun and suds from breweries that crisscross the county. Proceeds benefit local charities.  carlsbadbrewfest.org

EVENT DATE : September 10, 9:00AM - September 10, 5:00PM

This first Crafter's Showcase is set to celebrate local and regional crafters.  The North Public Lot on Roosevelt will become an open air crafter's paradise featuring 55 specialty booths with everything from handmade soaps to jewelry to succulents to pottery to leather goods and more.  Live music, food and drink, and giveaways will make this a very special day. carlsbad-village.com

EVENT DATE : September 16, 5:00PM - September 16, 10:00PM

The Carlsbad Library and Arts Foundation presents their annual “Night at the Library” gala, celebrating the 50th birthday of the Georgina Cole Library. The extraordinary event includes live entertainment by Grammy nominated singer-songwriter Perla Battala, dinner and dancing.  $75 per person includes one free ticket to win a week’s stay at a Grand Pacific Vacation Resort.  Call 760-651-CLAF (2523).  carlsbadlibraryartsfoundation.org