BirdStock Music Festival & Holiday Artisan Market
Saturday, December 9, 2023, 10am - 7:30pm
BirdStock is back for round two! Please join us on December 9th,
2023 from 10 a.m - 7:30 pm for an all-day, family-friendly party
along La Jolla Boulevard. Like last year, BirdStock will showcase
all that the Bird Rock community has to offer. It will feature
music & dance entertainers, refreshments from local restaurants,
special offers from Bird Rock shops, and a holiday-themed artisan
market featuring local artists of all kinds.
All proceeds go to support local businesses and Bird Rock
Gaslamp Artisan Market 2023
Saturday, December 9, 2023, 10am - 4pm
The Gaslamp Artisan Market is a thriving outdoor-shopping event located on Fifth Avenue in the heart of the Gaslamp where shoppers will find hand-crafted treasures, art, jewelry and clothing every Saturday and Sunday.
Vegan Food Popup (North Park)
Saturday, December 9, 2023, 12 - 4pm
Vegan Food Popup is San Diego’s biggest vegan food market. This free event showcases the best plant-based food in SoCal, featuring a rotating lineup of diverse vendors from San Diego, Orange County and LA. In between bites, shop a select group of vegan-friendly products including apparel, jewelry, beauty, wellness and home goods as well as services such as body work, reiki and henna.
Vegan Food Popup North Park (Winter Event)
Saturday, December 9, 2023, 12 - 8pm
Vegan Food Popup is San Diego’s biggest vegan food market. This free event showcases the best plant-based food in SoCal, featuring a rotating lineup of diverse vendors from San Diego, Orange County and LA. In between bites, attendees can shop a select group of vegan-friendly products and services and connect with our community partners.
Winter Wonderland (North Park Main Street)
Saturday, December 9, 2023, 12 - 5pm
Get ready to lace up your skates and twirl into a Winter Wonderland like never before! Join us for a frosty and fabulous roller-skating extravaganza that will transport you straight into a magical holiday dreamscape. Our 40 sq ft roller rink will dazzle you with its disco ball light show! Groove to the music as we play all the hits from the 70s - the 2000s! Arts and crafts, stilt walkers, hot cocoa, and ice-cold draught beer will ignite the holiday cheer at the North Park Mini Park from noon till 5pm! And make sure to come hungry because this year we're partnering with the monthly vegan food pop-up to provide over 40 scrumptious food vendors to choose from - each offering their own spin on a seasonal favorite! Vegan gingerbread man? Why not! Come one come all to this family friendly holiday event.
Winter Wonderland (Southcrest Park)
Saturday, December 9, 2023, 12 - 8pm
We are organizing a FREE multi-cultural holiday event which aims to create a unique and memorable
experience for all who attend. We are excited to invite you to be a part of a truly special initiative that will
uplift this underserved community during the holiday season. This volunteer based event is scheduled for
Saturday, December 9, 2023, 12pm - 8pm.
In previous years, we have created similar events that have quickly gained recognition. We expect even
greater visibility this year as media outlets and community members are actively engaged in our efforts.
We have successfully brought joy to over 2,000 families in previous years. Our goal is to expand this
reach and positively impact even more families.
What sets our event apart is not only the celebration of the holiday season, but our ability to bring in
valuable resources for the families and small business owners within our community. By participating as a
sponsor, you will be contributing to a holistic approach to empowerment, providing families with a
unique experience, fostering economic growth and changing the mindset of many.
East Village Holiday Market & Tree Lighting
Saturday, December 9, 2023, 3 - 7pm
On Saturday, December 9th, the East Village Association awill be hosting the East Village Holiday Market & Tree Lighting. Join us for an evening of shopping with specially curated holiday vendors, delicious food, live music, photos with Santa and more.
Saturday, December 9, 2023, 3 - 11pm
Paranormal Cirque is a crazy yet fun fusion between Circus, theatre, and cabaret in perfect harmony with the evolution of a show that brings you back to when we dream ... and when we had nightmares and fantasies. If you scare easily, you might want to run. No one under 13 admitted. Under 17 requires parent or guardian
Little Italy Mercato
Sunday, December 10, 2023, 8am - 2pm
The Little Italy certified farmers market features fresh fruits and vegetables, pastured eggs, meat, seafood, bread and pastries, yogurt, cheese and sauces, coffee and specialty treats, along with local artists and crafters, candles and handmade soap. Shop every Saturday, year round, rain or shine!
Harney Street Market
Sunday, December 10, 2023, 9am - 4pm
Every Saturday and Sunday 10am-4pm; except during special events. Harney St between San Diego Ave and Congress St.
Market includes jewelry, photography, pottery, clothing, paintings, hand-painted glass, woodworking, and more. Free and open to the public!