In San Diego, you don't have to wait that long to enjoy summer! So if you're up for a head start, here are a series of events that you can choose from. The Biszantz Connection gathered the hottest on the list! Come and take a pick!

1.Mainly Mozart Festival Orchestra

Date: Jun 17, 2018  |  4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Place: 6225 Paseo Delicias, Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067

Led by Music Director Michael Francis who continues its six-year exploration of Mozart’s life with Year Three - Brave New World: From Rebel to Entrepreneur, the 30th annual Mainly Mozart Festival is set to happen between June 1-24, 2018.


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2.Yossi K. Halevi-Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor

Date: Jun 12, 2018  |   11:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Place: 1775 Dove Lane Carlsbad, CA 92011

In Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor, the Jewish Book Award-winning author of Like Dreamers states a powerful and nuanced call for reconciliation between Israelis and Palestinians. Halevi reveals the complex strands of pride, faith, anger, and anguish he feels as a Jew living in Israel, through his unique prism.


3. Surfing America 2018 USA Surfing Championships

Date: Jun 10 - Jun 14, 2018

Place: 1374 N Pacific St, Oceanside, CA 92054

The most awaited surfing competition is here. The official USA Surf Team to compete internationally will be selected and Surfing America is the one who is responsible for making the USA Championships happen every year. Surfing America is the IOC-recognized National Governing Body for the sport of surfing in the USA.


4.U.S. Soccer Summer Showcase and Playoffs

Date: Jun 18 - Jul 1, 2018

Place: SoCal Sports Complex 3302 Senior Center Dr. Oceanside, CA 92056

This will be the first time that the 11th Summer Showcase and Playoffs will only kick off in San Diego. Not only that, the event will also feature Girls' Development Academy Showcase and Playoffs games for the first time. The Academy's event aims to continue to provide development and training events for players, coaches, and referees.


5.Del Mar Summer Twilight Concerts

Date: June 19

Place: Powerhouse Park, Del Mar, CA 92014

The first Twilight Concert was held in the summer of 1983, and ever since, the summer twilight concerts have been a great Del Mar tradition. The Del Mar Summer Twilight Concerts gathers everyone to socialize, picnic, and enjoy music as the sun sets over the ocean.


6. Del Mar Village Summer Solstice

Date: Jun 21   |  5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Place: Powerhouse Park Del Mar, CA 92014

Welcome summer the Del Mar way! A selection from some of California's best wineries and breweries that you can have a taste of. Plus, you get to experience the delectable culinary creations from Del Mar’s highly regarded restaurants.


7.TGIF Concerts in the Park

Date: Jun 22 - Aug 17  |  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Place: Various Parks in Carlsbad

The City of Carlsbad Cultural Arts Office has been presenting live music events throughout the city for more than 30 years. Everyone gears and rolls up for TGIF Concerts in the Parks.


8.Summer Movies in the Park

Date: June 23

Place: Oceanside Amphitheatre - 300 The Strand N, Oceanside, CA 92054

Take a break and grab this perfect chance to relax and enjoy a safe and special night under the stars. Secure your good seat by coming in early. On June 23 Despicable Me 3 will be featured at the Oceanside Amphitheatre.


9.Oceanside Independence Day Parade

Date: Jun 30  | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Place: South Coast Highway Oceanside, CA 92054

Three Hometown Heroes will be honored by the 24th Annual Oceanside Independence Parade at t the intersection of North Coast Highway and Wisconsin Avenue, up until the north on Coast Highway to Civic Center Drive. 100 plus parade entries are expected to march, roll, walk and drive down historic Highway 101.


10.Chauffeured Distillery Tour

Date: Mar 8 - ongoing

Place: Citywide

Get to explore "Small-Batch Distillers" and have a taste of San Diego's finest spirits! This tour is perfect for experienced spirits enthusiasts and casual drinkers who would want an expert guided tour of the local distilleries and get to know more of the history behind the craft spirits scene of San Diego.