What’s Happening in San Diego Area in March

  • The birthstone are Aquamarine and Bloodstone / Flower is Daffodil
  • The zodiac signs are Pisces (Feb 19 – Mar 20) and Aries (Mar 21 – Apr 19)
  • Daylight Saving Time (Mar 10) / Pi Day (Mar 14) / St. Patrick’s Day (Mar 17)
  • Women’s History Month / National Nutrition Month / Fire Prevention Month

The Flower Fields 
One of the most spectacular and coordinated displays of natural color and beauty anywhere in the world!
Date: Mar 1 – May 12, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Price: $9-$18
Location: The Flower Fields of Carlsbad – 5704 Paseo del Norte, Carlsbad, CA 92008
For info. visit Flower Fields Carlsbad

34th Annual Spring Home/Garden Show 
Now in its 34th year, the Spring ome/garden show returns to Del Mar Fairgrounds for a three-day extravaganza of inspiring real “Garden Masters” landscapes.
Date: Mar 1 – Mar 3, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Price: $1-$9
Location: Del Mar Fairgrounds – 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar, CA 92014
For info. visit Spring Home/Garden Show

2019 San Diego Mardi Gras Fat Tuesday 
Celebrate Mardi Gras in the Gaslamp Quarter at the 2019 San Diego Mardi Gras & Fat Tuesday.
Date: Mar 1 – Mar 5, 2019
Time: 6:00 PM – 2:00 AM
Price: Pre-sale starting at $25
Location: American Junkie – 628 Fifth Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
For info. visit Mardi Gras Fat Tuesday

Meze Hummus Competition 
Do you love Mezé hummus? We gave you a chance to share and vote on your favorite flavors. Now it’s time for you to help us choose it!
Date: Mar 1, 2019
Time: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Price: $20-30 per person
Location: Meze Greek Fusion – 345 6th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For info. visit Meze Hummus Competition

San Diego Festival of Science & Engineering 
The San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering is a nine-day educational experience including interactive demonstrations, hands-on activities and dynamic speakers to engage kids.
Date: Mar 2 – Mar 10, 2019
Time: refer to website
Price: Expo Day is Free
Location: Expo Day is at Petco Park – 100 Park Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92101
For info. visit Festival of Science & Engineering

Finish Chelsea’s Run 5K 
Please join us for the 9th Annual Finish Chelsea’s Run in honor of Chelsea King.
Date: Mar 2, 2019
Time: 6:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Price: $10-$150
Location: Balboa Park – 6th Ave & Olive St., San Diego, CA 92103
For info. visit Chelsea’s Run 5K

San Diego Undy Run/Walk 
During the San Diego Undy Run/Walk, participants run in underwear-themed outfits to get people talking about the often tabooed disease of colon cancer.
Date: Mar 2, 2019
Time: 7:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Price: $30-$40
Location: 2750 North Mission Bay Drive San Diego
For info. visit SD Undy Run/Walk

St. Patricks Day Half Marathon
Join in the fun at the St. Patrick’s Day half marathon and 5k, and the Green Mile for kids and adults with special needs in Downtown El Cajon.
Date: Mar 3, 2019
Time: 6:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Price: $19-$69
Location: Downtown El Cajon – Main Street & Magnolia Avenue, El Cajon, CA 92020
For info. visit St. Patrick’s Marathon

San Diego Comic Fest
Indulge your love of comics, science fiction, and films, and meet an outstanding array of professional creators in a casual atmosphere and an intimate scale that allows fans to mingle directly with professionals and exhibitors.
Date: Mar 7 – Mar 10, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Price: $7.50-$50
Location: Four Points by Sheraton San Diego – 8110 Aero Dr., San Diego, CA 92123
For info. visit SD Comic Fest

SeaWorld’s Seven Seas Craft Beer & Food Festival
Foodies and craft beer aficionados will love SeaWorld’s Seven Seas Food Festival, featuring craft beer from favorite local breweries, plus fresh international cuisine infused with local, sustainable ingredients and unique signature flavors from around the world.
Date: Mar 9 – Apr 28, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Price: Included with park admission.
Location: SeaWorld San Diego – 500 SeaWorld Dr., San Diego, CA 92109
For info. visit SeaWorld

The Irish Rovers
The Irish Rovers have been selling out worldwide and are thrilled to be returning to Balboa Theatre – by popular demand!
Date: Mar 9, 2019
Time: 7:30 PM – 9:15 PM
Price: Pricing (incl $3.50 Fac Fee): $38.00
Location: Historic Balboa Theatre – 868 Fourth Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
For info. visit The Irish Rovers

San Diego Half Marathon & Padres 5K
The San Diego Half Marathon & Padres 5K is a race that celebrates the beauty and uniqueness of San Diego, while raising money to support our communities!
Date: Mar 10, 2019
Time: 6:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Price: refer to website
Location: PETCO Park – 100 Park Blvd., San Diego, CA 92101
For info. visit Half Marathon & Padres 5K

The Green Zone at the 7th Annual Mariachi Festival
The National City Chamber of Commerce and The Unified Port of San Diego are hosting the 7th annual international mariachi festival & competition.
Date: Mar 10, 2019
Time: 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Price: $5 (free for kids under 12)
Location: Bayside Park – 999 Bayside Pkwy, Chula Vista, CA 91910
For info. visit Mariachi Festival

San Diego Latino Film Festival
Don’t miss the opportunity to be part of this 11-day experience of Latino films.
Date: Mar 14 – Mar 24, 2019
Time: refer to website
Price: $9-$300
Location: AMC Fashion Valley 18 – 7037 Friars Road, San Diego, CA 92108
For info. visit Latino Film Festival

2019 IRISH 4 A DAY
Presented by the organizers of the sold out San Diego Zombie Crawl and the top 20 nightclubs and bars along the famous 5th Avenue, Irish for a day is truly an one-of-a-kind celebration and unlike any other “pub crawls”!
Date: Mar 15 – Mar 17, 2019
Time: refer to website
Price: $20 Early Bird
Location: Gaslamp Event Management – 835 5th Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
For info. visit Irish 4 A Day

Hell Fire Fat Tire
Hell Fire Fat Tire is a challenging mountain bike race featuring varied terrain, elevation and panoramic views aboard our marine corps base camp Pendleton.
Date: Mar 16, 2019
Time: 6:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Price: $10-$90
Location: Marine Corps Camp Pendleton – 20250 Vandegrift Blvd., Oceanside, CA 92058
For info. visit Hell Fire Fat Tire

St. Patrick’s Day 10K Run
Before you head out for pints of Guinness, take a short jaunt around Mission Bay Park at the St. Patrick’s Day 10K Run and 2-4 Mile Run/Walk.
Date: Mar 16, 2019
Time: 7:45 AM
Price: $15-$40
Location: Mission Bay Park – 2688 E Mission Bay Dr., San Diego, CA 92109
For info. visit St. Patrick’s Day 10K Run

39th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival
Come experience the largest St. Patrick’s day parade west of the Mississippi! Join the Irish Congress of Southern California for the 39th Annual St. Patrick’s Day parade & festival.
Date: Mar 16, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Price: free
Location: Sixth Ave & Laurel St., San Diego, CA 92103
For info. visit St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival