This is the month to take advantage of the most comfortable weather that we have. The month of May offers an extensive list of activities that you can have fun with your loved ones. Also, don't forget to thank and appreciate the very first woman in our lives, this is their month, our wonderful MOMS. Happy Mother's Day to all the Super Moms out there!

West Coast Weekender

When: May 3-6
Location: WorldBeat Cultural Center: 2100 Park Blvd.

A boutique festival and a music conference all at once focused on local art and industry.


Old Town Fiesta Cinco de Mayo

When: May 4-6
Location: Old Town San Diego State Historic Park.

Live entertainment, Lucha Libre wrestling & lowriders on a Bustling Mercado with non-stop music.


Cinco de Mayo

When: May 5
Location: San Diego

The commemoration of the Mexican Army’s unlikely victory over the French Empire at the Battle of Puebla, on May 5, 1862, led by General Ignacio Zaragoza will be celebrated once again.


San Diego Ho’oluale’a

When: May 5
Location: De Anza Cove at 3000 North Mission Bay Drive

Craft shopping, divine foods, music, canoe display and Hul dancing that you can enjoy!


Rhythm & Brews Music & Craft Beer Festival

When: May 5 | 12-4pm
Location: Historic Vista Village: 209 E Broadway

Take a sip of different mixes from 50+ renowned San Diego breweries as you dance along the tunes from the local musicians.


Cinco de Mayo Trail Run

When: May 5 | 9:30 am
Location: Lake Poway Trail

Ready yourself and get set as you tag along with your friends and families. Accept the challenge of the course on the Lake Poway Trail through the foothills near Blue Sky Ecological Reserve.


Asian Cultural Festival of San Diego

When: May 5 | 10am-5pm
Location: Mira Mesa Community Park

You don't have to go that far! Ramen eating contest, children's art and crafts, video games, martial arts plus more Asian food will be brought to you served hot and sumptuously special.


Fiesta Old Town Cinco De Mayo

When: May 5-7
Location: Old Town State Historical Park

Music, food, car show, petting zoo and more to enjoy at the Old Town State Historical Park in celebration of Cinco De Mayo.


Carlsbad Spring Village Faire


When: May 6 | 8am-5pm
Location: Carlsbad Blvd & Grand Ave

Find that shirt or accessories that you've been struggling to own for years at the Faire. Household products, arts, antiques, plants and more fun activities to take part of.


Spring Sprint Triathlon and Duathlon

When: May 6 | 7-11am
Location: South Shores Park, Mission Bay

A flat bike and run course and a calm bay swim to try this month to add up to your bucket list.


Gator By The Bay Zydeco, Blues & Crawfish Festival

When: May 10-13
Location: Spanish Landing Park, Point Loma Peninsula

Delicious southern food - gumbo, jambalaya, beignets and an astounding 10,000 lbs of crawfish to dig into. 100+ performances on 7 stages and lots of lots of dancing.


Holi Festival of Colors

When: May 12 | 11am-4pm
Location: Oceanside Pier Amphitheater

A celebration dedicated to social and spiritual harmony awakening thru mantra music, yoga, and ecstatic dance.


Ocean Beach Kite Festival

When: May 12 | 10am-4pm
Location: Dusty Rhodes Park

Let your eyes celebrate a show of different colors. Know the how to's and which to use in Kite decorating and building and learn it straight from the professional kite fliers. Participate in the games, crafters and live music.


Art Glass Guild Fall Patio Show & Sale

When: May 12-13 |  10am-5pm
Location: Spanish Village Art Center, Balboa Park

Browse in awe at the beautiful art glass created by local artists. Experience it firsthand, the torch-work, glass cutting plus you will be given an area to create your own mosaic art piece.


San Diego Taco Fest

When: May 19 | 11am-10pm
Location: San Diego County Waterfront Park

Is it the ground pork? the beef? the garnishes or the sauces? Taste it all with 30 taco-centric restaurants offerings. A chihuahua Beauty Pageant and Race will be made available plus musical performances from different bands.


Festival of Arts in North Park

When: May 19 | 10am-10pm
Location: University Ave & 30th St.

Uniqueness at its finest! Urban artists create works of art using everyday objects like cars, refrigerators & boom boxes. Craft beers are served along with Live music and kids arts.


Armed Forces Day Military Operation Appreciation

When: May 19 | 11am-4pm
Location: Junior Seau Oceanside Pier Amphitheatre

A treat a free food for a day, entertainment and carnival rides as a salute to Thousands of active duty military and their family.


Pirate Days

When: May 19-20 | 10am-4pm
Location: Maritime Museum of San Diego

Scavenger hunts, cannon firings, weapon demonstrations and scary stories to highlight the day. Let your kids come in at their best to beat the rest at Kids costume contests.


Beach Soccer Jam

When: May 19-20
Location: Fiesta Island

DJ's and beer garden with performances of Brazilian Samba and Capoeira dancers to entertain you. Don't miss out!


Fiesta del Sol

When: May 19-20 | 9am-9pm
Location: Fletcher Cove, Solana Beach

Find that mouthwatering dish at the Food Trucks and sketch your drawings at the arts & crafts area. All of these happening this Sunday.


Escondido Grand Ave Festival

When: May 20  | 9am-5pm
Location: Historic Downtown Escondido’s Grand Avenue

Unique crafts from over 500 vendors let you have a variety of choices to make. Grab a lunch at the international cuisine food to be served along with Live entertainment.


Navy’s Bay Bridge Run/Walk 

When: May 20  | 8am-12pm
Location: Hilton San Diego Bayfront

A 4-mile run/walk as you stride in the panoramic views from Coronado’s Tidelands Park en route to downtown SD over the Coronado Bay Bridge.


Memorial Day

When: May 28
Location: San Diego

A salute and a day of remembering the people who died while serving in the country’s armed forces.