July 2024 Things To Do In San Diego

A month of sun, warm summer weather and patriot celebrations, book your stay now while rooms are available and enjoy the month of July here in San Diego!

Port of San Diego Big Bay Boom!

Southern California’s Largest Fireworks Show

The Port of San Diego Big Bay Boom July 4th Fireworks Show is back, promising another spectacular display over San Diego Bay. Fireworks will be discharged simultaneously from barges placed strategically around the Bay off Shelter Island, Harbor Island, Embarcadero North, Marina District and Coronado Ferry Landing. The impeccably choreographed display will last approximately 18 minutes.

Come down to the bay and enjoy the biggest fireworks show in San Diego! The fireworks score is simulcast live on 101.5 KGB.

Annual Over The Line Tournament

The Old Mission Beach Athletic Club (OMBAC) is calling all players, beach-goers, and sports enthusiasts to the biggest summer event in San Diego! The 71st Annual World Championship Over-the-Line (OTL) Tournament will take place on July 13-14 and July 20-21 at Fiesta Island on Mission Bay. Over 1,000 teams will hit the sand at sunrise on Saturday morning, July 13, with their bats, balls and most creative team names to kick-off 69 years of San Diego tradition.

Games start at 7:30 AM promptly and continue until dark on both weekends of OTL. Refer to your confirmation card/email for start date/time. All teams that are not seeded teams returning from last years tournament will be playing the 1st weekend. Select divisions only play 2nd weekend. When signing up, you need to select Saturday or Sunday of the 1st weekend for your start date.

First weekend games are three innings only. 2nd weekend games are four innings. Men’s Open final Sunday will have a time limit imposed. This summertime staple draws teams from all over the world, but Over-the-Line originated right here in San Diego. The sport has grown dramatically from a few friends playing ball in the sand to an annual two-weekend tournament that attracts thousands of players and spectators.

Crown City Classic 4th of July Race

We are excited to announce the 50th year running of the Crown City Classic 12K & 5K Run along the Coronado Bay!

Starting and finishing in Tidelands Park, the course showcases the scenic views of the Coronado Bridge. Also returning in 2023 is our Crown City Half Mile for kids!

San Diego County Fair Let’s Go Retro

With a nod to nostalgia and a focus on fun, the 2024 Fair will give our yesteryears another moment in the San Diego sun. Bop your way around the happy days of the ‘50s. Twist, shout, and shake it into the bewitching ‘60s. Move and groove through the disco nights of the ‘70s. Moonwalk it back to the gnarly age of big hair, shoulder pads, and parachute pants of the ‘80s. And enjoy the era of flannel and floppy drives of the ‘90s.

Solana Beach Triathlon

The Solana Beach Triathlon, Duathlon & Aquabike invites you to an epic day living the active lifestyle!