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* Circus Vargas Temecula Circus Vargas Temecula

Circus Vargas is back celebrating their 50th anniversary extravaganza, an homage to the golden era of circus in America with acrobats, daredevils and flying trapeze! Marvel at the sights and sounds emanating from the big top, just as audiences did decades ago! The hypnotic call of the Calliope, the sawdust, the sequins the spangles. Witness the unusual, the astonishing, the unimaginable! Wonder at the daring and the beauty! Experience the phenomenal, the extraordinary! click here for locations and additional details.

* Hullabaloo Family Market Hullabaloo Family Market

Join music-loving families at this FREE Hullabaloo music event at the Heritage Ranch in Encinitas. Hullabaloo Family Market has face-painting, art projects, food, drinks, family-friendly vendors and MUSIC!! 10 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 450 Quail Gardens Dr. Encinitas ~ Click here for more info.

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* Residents Free at Balboa ParkResidents Free at Balboa Park

Did you know that, as a public service, Balboa Park organizations offer free admission on a rotating basis on the first four Tuesdays of the month to San Diego City & County residents (with ID), active military & their dependents?
If your kids love Kid City at the Fleet Science Center, watching the model trains at the Model Railroad Museum, playing among aircraft at the Air & Space Museum or checking out exhibits at The Nat (Natural History Museum), click here to find your free Tuesday!

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

* Hullabaloo Big Night OutHullabaloo Big Night Out

Hullabaloo-loving families have foot-stomping fun at the Encinitas Elks Lodge! It's a night of singing and dancing for the whole clan. Click here for details.

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Residents Free at Balboa ParkResidents Free at Balboa Park

Did you know that, as a public service, Balboa Park organizations offer free admission on a rotating basis on the first four Tuesdays of the month to San Diego City & County residents (with ID), active military & their dependents?
If your kids love Kid City at the Fleet Science Center, watching the model trains at the Model Railroad Museum, playing among aircraft at the Air & Space Museum or checking out exhibits at The Nat (Natural History Museum), click here to find your free Tuesday!

* FREE Cone Day! FREE Cone Day!

Sadly, San Diego has only one Ben & Jerry's ice cream shop. But, happily, it's located at Seaport Village, making it the perfect place to go on April 9th. Not only will you receive a FREE ice cream scoop of your choice, you'll be able to wander around the gorgeous property, ride the historic carousel, shop a variety of stores and even grab lunch or dinner. Fingers crossed it's a typical beautiful San Diego day!

* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* The Mom Made MarketThe Mom Made Market

It's like Etsy come alive with San Diego women showcasing their handmade wares at this 5th annual fair. The Mom Made Market is an awesome place to find unique items for Mothers' Day gifts or something special for yourself. #shoplikeamother and support small, female-owned businesses. Click here for tickets and details.

* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

* Cinderella BalletCinderella Ballet

Jared Nelson’s visionary choreography for the California Ballet's presentation of Cinderella breathes new life into the timeless story of the little cinder girl with big dreams, her malicious step family, and the dashing prince who steals her heart. At the San Diego Civic Theatre April 12-14 only!

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* The Mom Made MarketThe Mom Made Market

It's like Etsy come alive with San Diego women showcasing their handmade wares at this 5th annual fair. The Mom Made Market is an awesome place to find unique items for Mothers' Day gifts or something special for yourself. #shoplikeamother and support small, female-owned businesses. Click here for tickets and details.

* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

* Bird Nests Discovery TableBird Nests Discovery Table

Stop by the Discovery Table in the lobby of the Mission Trails Regional Park Visitor Center anytime between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. and learn all about bird nests from MTRP Trail Guides. See if you can match different bird eggs to the correct bird nests! Discovery tables are set up on the second Saturday of every month. Tables feature hands-on activities and take home materials for kids and adults. Topics vary month-to-month. Click for more info!

* Cinderella BalletCinderella Ballet

Jared Nelson’s visionary choreography for the California Ballet's presentation of Cinderella breathes new life into the timeless story of the little cinder girl with big dreams, her malicious step family, and the dashing prince who steals her heart. At the San Diego Civic Theatre April 12-14 only!

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

* Cinderella BalletCinderella Ballet

Jared Nelson’s visionary choreography for the California Ballet's presentation of Cinderella breathes new life into the timeless story of the little cinder girl with big dreams, her malicious step family, and the dashing prince who steals her heart. At the San Diego Civic Theatre April 12-14 only!

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Residents Free at Balboa ParkResidents Free at Balboa Park

Did you know that, as a public service, Balboa Park organizations offer free admission on a rotating basis on the first four Tuesdays of the month to San Diego City & County residents (with ID), active military & their dependents?
If your kids love Kid City at the Fleet Science Center, watching the model trains at the Model Railroad Museum, playing among aircraft at the Air & Space Museum or checking out exhibits at The Nat (Natural History Museum), click here to find your free Tuesday!

* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

* Nature Story & CraftNature Story & Craft

Children ages 5-10 are invited to join Ranger Heidi for a nature story, followed by an arts-and-craft project related to the theme of the story. Meet at the Kumeyaay Lake Campground’s picnic shelter (across from the restrooms) on the 3rd Saturday of each month from 10 to 11 a.m. This program is FREE, but space is limited, so please be sure to RSVP by calling 619-668-3279.

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Residents Free at Balboa ParkResidents Free at Balboa Park

Did you know that, as a public service, Balboa Park organizations offer free admission on a rotating basis on the first four Tuesdays of the month to San Diego City & County residents (with ID), active military & their dependents?
If your kids love Kid City at the Fleet Science Center, watching the model trains at the Model Railroad Museum, playing among aircraft at the Air & Space Museum or checking out exhibits at The Nat (Natural History Museum), click here to find your free Tuesday!

* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Family Swap MeetFamily Swap Meet

Swap til you drop at the Parent Connection Family Swap Meet. This old-school way of buying and selling the baby and kid gear, toys, books, clothes and play equipment is legendary. Your $2 admission fee benefits Parent Connection programs and gets you into this money saving event beginning at 8:30 a.m. If you're interested in making some money by selling the things your family no longer needs, click here for details!

* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!

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* Residents Free at Balboa ParkResidents Free at Balboa Park

Did you know that, as a public service, Balboa Park organizations offer free admission on a rotating basis on the first four Tuesdays of the month to San Diego City & County residents (with ID), active military & their dependents?
If your kids love Kid City at the Fleet Science Center, watching the model trains at the Model Railroad Museum, playing among aircraft at the Air & Space Museum or checking out exhibits at The Nat (Natural History Museum), click here to find your free Tuesday!

* Cirque du Soleil VoltaCirque du Soleil Volta

Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Family-friendly and ultra entertaining, click here for more details about Cirque du Soleil's return to San Diego!