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The San Diego Fandom Index is a guide to all aspects of San Diego's SF/Fantasy and related fandom. It reflects the most current information known to your editor.

 

SUBMIT A NEW GROUP OR EVENT!  To add, update or correct entries in the Index, please send e-mail to James H. Hay, index@sansfis.org.

                                                                    

The Index is also published quarterly, and is distributed by a team of volunteers to local area bookstores, libraries, and conventions in Southern California.   This web page forms the basis for the next issue. 

 

Current Print Issue: #23, October 2014 / Last Online Update: 2015-03-02

 

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Events

 

Check back!  New items are added to the lists on a continuing basis.

 

Upcoming Events

Conventions, Faires and Festivals

 

Only a selection of the events created by or attended by the groups on this list.

 

Legoland Star Wars Miniland Death Star Opening (Mar 5)

1 Legoland Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92008

Park Tickets

 

Signing: Patricia Briggs and Anne Bishop (Mar 5, 7:30 pm)

Mysterious Galaxy, 5943 Balboa Ave, Suite 100, San Diego CA 92117

Free

All Ages

Facebook

 

Darkstar Dinner (Mar 5, 7:30 – 9 pm) – SF club

Todo Sushi, 9823 Carroll Canyon Rd, San Diego, CA 92131

 

Waltz and Such (Mar 6, 7:15 – 9:45 pm)

45-minute Lesson then open dancing, mixers and requests

Balboa Park's Casa del Prado, room 207, 1650 El Prado, San Diego CA 92101

$2 suggested donation

All Ages

 

Signing: Robert J. Peterson (Mar 6, 7:30 pm)

Mysterious Galaxy, 5943 Balboa Ave, Suite 100, San Diego CA 92117

Free

All Ages

Facebook

 

San Diego Writers, Ink benefit at Barnes and Noble (Mar 7, 10 am – 9 pm)

Use code 15567120 when making purchase and a 10 - 15% will go to SDWI

Bookstar Loma Theater, 3150 Rosecrans Pl., Point Loma CA

Facebook

 

Vista Civil War Reenactment (Mar 7 – 8, 2015; 10 am – 5 pm)

Antique Gas and Steam Museum,  2040 North Santa Fe Avenue, Vista, California 92083

Free

The San Diego Costume Guild will be attending

Facebook

 

Legoland Star Wars Days (Mar 7 – 8)

1 Legoland Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92008

Park Tickets

 

Signing: Carrie Patel (Mar 7, 2 pm)

Mysterious Galaxy, 5943 Balboa Ave, Suite 100, San Diego CA 92117

Free

All Ages

Facebook

 

San Diego English Country Dancers Sunday Dance (Mar 8, 6 – 9 pm)

RB Swim & Tennis Club,, 16955 Bernardo Oaks Dr., San Diego, CA 92128

Caller: TBA

$ 6 - 8

All Ages

 

Darkstar Dinner (Mar 12, 7:30 – 9 pm) – SF club

Ranchos Cocina, 1830 Sunset Cliffs Blvd, San Diego, CA 92107

 

ConDor XXII (Mar 13 - 15, 2015) – Science Fiction and Fantasy Convention

Town and Country Hotel and Convention Center, 500 Hotel Circle N San Diego, CA 92108

Rooms:  $115/night single/double, $130 Triple, $145 Quad

Guest of Honor: S. M. Stirling

Memberships:  $45 to 3/1/15, then $50

ContactFacebookYahoo - Twitter

 

Waltz and Such (Mar 13, 7:15 – 9:45 pm)

45-minute Lesson then open dancing, mixers and requests

Balboa Park's Casa del Prado, room 207, 1650 El Prado, San Diego CA 92101

$2 suggested donation

All Ages

 

San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering (Mar 14 - 21, 2015)

Interactive demonstrations, hands-on activities and speakers to engage kids and families in science and engineering.

Located throughout San Diego

Facebook

 

Saturday Morning Cartoons (Mar 14, 11:30 – 1:30 pm)

Horton Grand Theatre, 444 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101

Tickets: $8

 

San Diego Costume Guild at the Movies: Disney’s Cinderella  (Mar 15, 1 pm)

AMC Fashion Valley 18, 7037 Friars Rd, San Diego, CA 92108

Movie rated PG

 

The Universal Suspects (Mar 15, 1 pm) – Classic Horror Film Showings

Showing: “Dracula”, “Dracula’s Daughter”, “Son of Dracula”

Digital Gym Cinema, 2921 El Cajon Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92104

$15

 

San Diego English Country Dancers Sunday Dance (Mar 15, 6 – 9 pm)

RB Swim & Tennis Club,, 16955 Bernardo Oaks Dr., San Diego, CA 92128

Caller: TBA

$ 6 - 8

All Ages

 

Science Fiction and Fantasy Book Club (Mar 16, 7:30 pm)

The Cassandra Project by Jack McDevitt and Mike Resnick

Barnes and Noble, El Camino North Shopping Center, 2615 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054

Free

 

Gail Carriger Launch Party (Mar 17, 7:30 pm)

Mysterious Galaxy, 5943 Balboa Ave, Suite 100, San Diego CA 92117

Free

All Ages

 

San Diego Cosplay and Costuming Support Group Meet and Greet (Mar 18, 7 pm)

Causal Meetup event, no costumes

The LivingRoom Coffeehouse, 5900 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 91115

 

Darkstar Dinner (Mar 19, 7:30 – 9 pm) – SF club

Oscar Wilde's Irish Pub, 1440 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92103

 

Hanadoki Con (Mar 20 – 22, 2015) – Anime Convention

Town and Country Hotel and Convention Center, 500 Hotel Circle N San Diego, CA 92108

Rooms: $99/night

Membership: $30 to 4/20/14, $35 to 8/31/14, $40 to 12/31/14, $45 to 3/12/15, $50 at door.

ContactFacebook

 

Mars Movie Night (Mar 20, 7 – 11 pm)

“The Girl from Mars” (1991)

“Galaxy High School: The Martian Mumps”

“Cowboy Bebop #25: The Real Folk Blues Part 1”

Studio 106, San Diego Reader Building, 2323 Broadway, San Diego CA 92102

Free

All Ages

 

Waltz and Such (Mar 20, 7:15 – 9:45 pm)

45-minute Lesson then open dancing, mixers and requests

Balboa Park's Casa del Prado, room 207, 1650 El Prado, San Diego CA 92101

$2 suggested donation

All Ages

 

Girls Gone SciFi (Mar 20, 7:30 pm)

Women YA SF authors: Jessica Brody, Jessica Khoury, Debra Driza, Melissa Landers, Claudia Gray, more?

Mysterious Galaxy, 5943 Balboa Ave, Suite 100, San Diego CA 92117

Free

All Ages

 

Westercon 68 Planning Meeting (Mar 21, 1 - 4 pm)

Location: Private Home.  Inquire at chair@westercon68.org

 

San Diego Vintage SciFi (Mar 21, 7 – 11 pm)

Showing:

"The Time Tunnel: Rendezvous with Yesterday" (1966)

"The Invaders: Beachhead" (1967)

"UFO: Identified" (1969)

Studio 106, San Diego Reader Building, 2323 Broadway, San Diego CA 92102

Free

All Ages

 

StreetPass San Diego: The Pokémon League is back! (Mar 22, 1 – 6 pm) – Video Games

You will also find people playing Smash, MK7, Monster Hunter, etc.

San Diego Central Library, 330 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101

Free

 

San Diego Star Wars Society Monthly Meeting (Mar 22, 3:30 pm)

Toby Wells YMCA, 5105 Overland Ave, San Diego, CA 92123

 

Spanish Version of “Dracula” (Mar 22, Time TBA)

Created in 1931 concurrently with the Bela Legosi verison

Part of Latino Film Festival in coordination with The Universal Suspects

Location: TBA

Price: TBA

 

San Diego English Country Dancers Sunday Dance (Mar 22, 6 – 9 pm)

RB Swim & Tennis Club,, 16955 Bernardo Oaks Dr., San Diego, CA 92128

Caller: TBA

$ 6 - 8

All Ages

 

San Diego Steampunk Meetup (Mar 23, 6:30 pm)

Fuddruckers, 8285 Mira Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA 92126

 

Schlockfest (Mar 25, 6:30 pm) – B Movie Film Showings

Showing:  “Dr. Cyclops”

San Diego Central Library,  330 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101

Free

 

Signing: Dan Simmons (Mar 27, 7:30 pm)

Mysterious Galaxy, 5943 Balboa Ave, Suite 100, San Diego CA 92117

Free

All Ages

 

Comickaze Presents:  The Walking Dead Season 5 Finale Party (Mar 29, 5 pm)

The Bullpen Bar & Grill, 8199 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA 92111

Tickets

 

San Diego English Country Dancers Sunday Dance (Mar 29, 6 – 9 pm)

RB Swim & Tennis Club,, 16955 Bernardo Oaks Dr., San Diego, CA 92128

Caller: TBA

$ 6 - 8

All Ages

 

The Marvel Experience - San Diego (Feb 7 - 22, 2015)

Fight alongside Marvel superheroes as S.H.I.E.L.D.’s latest recruit in a 360 degree 3-D theater

A Live Interactive Experience

Del Mar Fairgrounds, 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar CA 92014

Tickets: $29.50 ($5 ticketmaster charge for online purchases).

 

Vista Civil War Reenactment (Mar 7 – 8, 2015; 10 am – 5 pm)

Antique Gas and Steam Museum,  2040 North Santa Fe Avenue, Vista, California 92083

Free

The San Diego Costume Guild will be attending

Facebook

 

ConDor XXII (Mar 13 - 15, 2015) – Science Fiction and Fantasy Convention

Town and Country Hotel and Convention Center, 500 Hotel Circle N San Diego, CA 92108

Rooms:  $115/night single/double, $130 Triple, $145 Quad

Guest of Honor: S. M. Stirling

Memberships:  $45 to 3/1/15, then $50

ContactFacebookYahoo - Twitter

 

San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering (Mar 14 - 21, 2015)

Interactive demonstrations, hands-on activities and speakers to engage kids and families in science and engineering.

Located throughout San Diego

Facebook

 

Hanadoki Con (Mar 20 – 22, 2015) – Anime Convention

Town and Country Hotel and Convention Center, 500 Hotel Circle N San Diego, CA 92108

Rooms: $99/night

Membership: $30 to 4/20/14, $35 to 8/31/14, $40 to 12/31/14, $45 to 3/12/15, $50 at door.

ContactFacebook

 

Anime Conji (Apr 3 - 5, 2015) – Anime Convention

Sheraton Hotel and Marina, 1380 Harbor Island Drive, San Diego, CA

Rooms: TBA

Guests of Honor: Ben Diskin, Chris Cason, Vic Mignogna

Memberships:  $48.47 (online til ?)

Facebook - Twitter

 

Balboa Park 2015 -  "The Centennial of the 1915 Panama-California Exposition (Apr 11 – May 31)

Balboa Park, 1549 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101

A community- conceived, planned and organized series of centennial concerts, events and celebrations to both celebrate the park's past and work to secure its future

Free

All Ages

 

Kingdom-Con (Apr 23 -26, 2015) – Gaming Convention

San Diego Crowne Plaza Hotel, 2270 Hotel Cir N, San Diego, CA 92108

Rooms:  TBA

Memberships:  TBA

Facebook

 

Spring Escondido Renaissance Faire (Apr 25 – 26, May 2 – 3, 2015 ; 10 am - dusk)

Felicita County Park, 742 Clarence Lane, Escondido 92029

Tickets: TBA

Facebook

 

Potrero War (May 21 – 25, 2015) – Society for Creative Anachonism War

Protrero Regional Park, 24800 Potrero Park Drive, Potrero, CA 91963

Period garb required of all attendees but Day Trippers.  Day Trippers must be off site by 7 pm

Email - Facebook

 

Geek Girls - San Diego Tech Conference (Jun 20, 2015)

The largest Hands-On Tech Conference for Women (and Men) in the area!

All skill levels welcome.

Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice, USD, 5998 Alcalá Park, San Diego, CA 92110

Contact Page - Facebook

 

Westercon 68 / Conjecture 13 / Conchord 27 (Jul 2 - 5, 2015) – The West Coast Science Fantasy Conference

Town and Country Hotel and Convention Center, 500 Hotel Circle N San Diego, CA 92108

Rooms: $119/night s/d; $129 t; $139 q 

Guests:  Spider Robinson, John Picacio, Seanan McGuire, William F. Nolan , others.

Memberships: $65 to 4/1/15, $75 to 7/1/15, then $85

Facebook

 

Gam3rcon (Jul 8 - 12, 2015) – Gaming Convention

10th Avenue Theatre and Arts Centre, 930 10th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Memberships: $30 to 2/28

Facebook

 

San Diego Comic-con International (July 9 - 12, 2015) – Comic and Media Convention

San Diego Convention Center, 111 West Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101

Hotels

Special Guests: Kelly Sue DeConnick, Carlos Ezquerra, Lev Grossman, Reginald Hudlin, many more.

Memberships: Sign up for membership ID for a chance to purchase tickets

Contact

 

Winkie Con 51 (Jul 31 – Aug 2, 2015) – Oz Convention

Town and Country Hotel and Convention Center, 500 Hotel Circle N San Diego, CA 92108

Rooms: Rates TBA          

Guests: Emma Ridley, Mike Ploog, Joan D. Vinge

Membership: $68, $50 additional for banquet

Newsletter  - Facebook

 

Twainfest (Aug 2015; 11 am – 5 pm) – Celebrating 19th century writers

Historic Old Town, 4002 Wallace St, San Diego, CA 92110

Free

 

Gaslight Gathering  (Sep 18 - 20, 2015) – Steampunk Convention

Theme:  TBA

Town and Country Hotel and Convention Center, 500 Hotel Circle N San Diego, CA 92108

Guest of Honor: Scott Brodeen

Rooms:  TBA

Memberships: TBA.

Contact - Facebook - Twitter

 

Tournament of the Phoenix (Oct 16 – 18, 2015)

Jousting competition with living history camps, food and activites.

Poway Rodeo Grounds, 14336 Tierra Bonita Road, Poway CA 92065

Email - Facebook

 

San Diego Comic Fest (Fall, 2015)

Location: TBA

Guests: TBA

Memberships: TBA

FacebookTwitter - Instagram

 

So Cal Comic Con (Fall, 2015)

Location: TBA

Guest of Honor: TBA

Tickets: TBA

Contact PageFacebook - TwitterFlickr

 

Fall Escondido Renaissance Faire (Fall, 2015)

Felicita County Park, 742 Clarence Lane, Escondido 92029

Tickets: TBA

Facebook

 

Robouniverse Conference and Expo (Dec 14 – 16, 2015)

Tradeshow for Service Robotics industry.

Exploring the incredible field of robotics, including their development, application, and use.

San Diego Convention Center, 111 West Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101

Tickets: TBA

Contact - FacebookTwitterLinkedInYouTube

 

Winter GameFest (Winter , 2016) – Videogames                                                         

Price Center Ballrooms, UCSD, San Diego CA

FREE – But register online in advance to assure a position in tournaments

Bring your own controller or computer policies on all games.

ContactFacebook - Twitter

 

Cos-Losseum (Feb 6 – 7, 2016; 10 am – 5 pm) – Cosplay Con

Scottish Rite Event Center, 1895 Comino Del Rio South, San Diego CA 92108

Guests: Jevocas Green, Logan Green, Rashaad Santiago, Russ Adams, others.

Memberships: $40

Facebook

 

 

 

Groups

 

SF/Fantasy

 

·       General

 

Com Station Z

A forum for persons with and interest in Science Fiction and Fantasy to meet like-minded individuals and contribute in positive ways to our community.

Contact: Kathy Frizbie  - Facebook

 

Darkstar

The science fiction, fantasy and gaming club at UCSD.

EmailFacebook

 

San Diego Science Fiction and Fantasy Meetup

Hosts various SF&F and gaming events.

Facebook

 

S.T.A.R. San Diego

Online social SF group that also participates in local conventions and holds an birthday celebration in October.

The organization was founded in 1972.

Facebook

 

·       Media

 

501st Stormtrooper Legion

A Star Wars fan club celebrating the movies using costumes and props of the stormtrooper characters in their various incarnations.

Facebook

 

California Association of Pop-culture Enthusiasts

 

Crazed Imaginations

Shadow casts midnight shows of The Rocky Horror Picture Show every Friday in at the La Paloma Theatre Encinitas and third Saturdays at the Ken Cinema in Kensington.

Check website for special events and themed showings.

Facebook

 

Doctor Who and Other Cool Shows/Movies meetup

The group gathers to watch, discuss, and celebrate Doctor Who and other SF media.

 

Doctor Who San Diego

Online group for local fans of The Doctor

 

East County Ghost Busters

 

IKV Stranglehold

Dedicated to preserving the Klingon lifestyle through costuming, reenactment, outings, and social events.

We also welcome Pirates at the Stranglehold, and do Steampunk as the League Of Supremely Evil Revolutionaries otherwise known as L.O.S.E.R. 

Contact (K'Han Den yo' aj') - Facebook (Klingons)Facebook (Pirates)Facebook (L.O.S.E.R)

 

Imperial Sands Garrison

Stormtrooper Garrison for San Diego and Imperial Counties.

 

The Mars Society of San Diego hosts The Mars Movie Night

Monthly showings, usually third Friday of the month.

Contact: Gerry Williams

 

San Diego Browncoats

Local fan group for Joss Whedon's Firefly TV show and Serenity movie.

Contact – John Monteaguado - Facebook

 

San Diego Fan Force

A Star Wars fan club and the official San Diego chapter of Fan Force (a global Star Wars fan community).

We meet regularly to socialize and share our love of Star Wars and other geeky things.   We have movie nights, picnics, and monthly meetings.

We also participate in events for children's charities, and attend conventions and theme parks.

Contact:  James Floyd - Facebook

 

San Diego Star Wars Society

Active in the area for charitable and community wide events.

Contact - Facebook

 

San Diego Vintage Sci-Fi

Meets, usually on third Saturdays, to watch films, TV, and serials made through 1969.  Rubber monster suits, cheesy dialogue, and scripts by Robert A. Heinlein and others!

Contact: Gerry Williams

 

Schlockfest (Monthly B Movie Film Showings

San Diego Central Library,  330 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101

Free

 

The Universal Suspects – Monthly Classic Horror Film Screenings

Digital Gym Cinema, 2921 El Cajon Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92104

$12 - 15

 

·       Anime

 

Cal Animage Beta Chapter 

UCSD’s anime society, but non students are welcome.

Contact - FacebookYahoo

 

Okoré

Anime and Manga Group

 

SD Animanga

Live, eat, and drink anime? Members participate in countless anime events, meetups, and conventions around So-Cal.

 

sd-anime

Meets in the local San Diego area for discussion, anime viewing, and the occasional potluck.

If you like to watch anime until your eyes ache, and enjoy the company of other anime and manga fans, join this group!

 

·       Other

 

Harry Potter Group of San Diego (Meetup)

Facebook

 

Science Fiction Writers of San Diego Meetup

 

General Geek/Nerd

 

Geek Girls of San Diego

They hold several events every week around the county to play games, craft, watch films, discuss books, and geek out in a variety of ways.

Facebook

 

North County Nerdfighters

Getting Nerdfighters together for geeky activities in North County.

 

San Diego-Tijuana Metropolitan Area Nerdfighters

Getting Nerdfighters together for geeky activities.

 

Books/Reading/Comics

 

La Mesa Comic Lovers Book Club

Meets every 3rd Tuesday at La Mesa Library,  8074 Allison Ave., La Mesa CA 91942

Ages 18+

 

San Diego Book Discussion Group

Meets monthly to discuss SF&F literature at Mysterious Galaxy bookstore, 5943 Balboa Ave, Suite 100, San Diego, CA 92117

 

Science Fiction and Fantasy Book Group

Meets monthly at the Oceanside Barnes and Noble, El Camino North Shopping Center, 2615 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054

 

Writing

 

Clarion Writers Workshop

The annual Clarion workshop is widely recognized as a premier proving and training ground for aspiring writers of speculative fiction.

Applicants must submit two complete short stories and be age 18 or older to apply. Scholarships are available.

Apply: Dec 1, 2014 – Mar 1, 2015  Dates: Jun 21 – Aug 1, 2015

 

Science Fiction Writers of San Diego meetup

Dedicated to getting you whatever you need to produce really great SciFi and Fantasy, whatever your career stage.

 

Steampunk and Victoriana

 

San Diego Steampunk Events

A place where local Steampunk events can be posted and advertised.

 

San Diego Tea Duelists

Enthusiasts of the art of tea dueling (obviously).

 

San Diego Steampunk Meetup

 

Starburner Galactic Courier Service

Facebook

 

Costuming/Cosplay

 

San Diego Cosplay and Costume Support Group

Online group for cosplayer and costumer mutual support.

 

San Diego Comic Con Cosplayers

This group is for anyone who cosplays at Comic Con (The one in San Diego)

 

San Diego Costume Guild

A group of costumers, professional and hobbyist, who meet to learn and share costuming information and events.

We enjoy creating, displaying, and wearing historical, fantasy, and genre costumes.

Facebook

 

San Diegostuck

Local community serving as way to get cosplayers of all stripes (Homestuck

, anime, comics, etc.) together at events.

Contact - Facebook

SD Cosplay

Resource for cosplay events, news, guides, and communities. We hold regular gatherings, photo shoots, and parties, as well as convention reviews.

Contact - Facebook

Period Dancing

San Diego English Country Dancers

Dances of the late 18th and early 19th century

Dances most Sundays at the RB Swim & Tennis Club, 16955 Bernardo Oaks Dr., San Diego, CA 92128

Contact - Facebook

San Diego Vintage Dance Society

Dancing in Time....delving into the history and art of social dance, music, manners, & clothing ... from 1800 to 1960.from 1800-1960

Waltz and Such

A group of San Diego, California dancers dedicated to spreading the joy of vintage social dance through weekly classes, practice sessions, and occasional special dance events.

Dances of the late 19th and early 20th century.  The focus is on having FUN, and dancing with musicality.

Meetings most Fridays, Balboa Park's Casa del Prado, room 207, 1650 El Prado, San Diego CA 92101

Re-enactors and Recreationists

Barony of Calafia

The regional chapter of the worldwide Society for Creative Anachronism,

which studies and reenacts pre-17th-century European society: tournaments, heraldry, crafts, workshops, cuisine, etc.

Email - Facebook

The Historical Martial Arts Preservation Society of San Diego

Associated with the Poly Unified Martial Arts Association (PUMAA),

the goal of the Preservation Society is to preserve and revive traditional forms of martial arts training, such as bartistu, ninjitsu and pankartion.

The Southern Horde

The Southern Horde is the San Diego Chapter of the Norse Hollywood Dining Vikings.

We welcome Vikings, Valkyries and barbarians of all shapes and sizes to join us on our raids!

Email - Facebook

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Gaming

San Diego Gaymer Group

·        Live Action Role Playing (LARP)

Dystopia Rising SoCal - South

Post zombie apocalypse LARP

San Diego LARP Community (WoD)

A community resource for all World of Darkness LARP games, players, and announcements/updates for the San Diego County region. New or old WoD welcome!

San Diego By Night: Crimson Citadel Meetup

A World of Darkness/Minds Eye Theater Vampire LARP

·        Role Play Gaming

Pathfinder Society - SoCal

           

The San Diego Dungeons and Dragons Meetup Group

San Diego North County Dungeons and Dragons Meetup

San Diego OSR Fellowship

Old School Renaissance (retro RPG players)

San Diego Pathfinder Society

Started to connect the Pathfinder Society Organized Play opportunities in the greater San Diego area. See website calendar for details.

San Diego Roleplaying Association

Meet local GMs who need players, players who need games, and discuss RPGs in general. Many roleplaying events on calendar each month.

·        Table Top/Strategy

Board Games and Beer

Combines boardgames and microbrews at fun events for those who would like to play strategy, social, or other type of game, while enjoying a tasty beverage in local bars and eateries. 

Game Night San Diego - Social Board Games

North County Board Games Group

Point Loma and OB Strategy Game Nights

San Diego Board Games Group

San Diego Couples Game Night

·        Video Games

NintenDiego

Nintendo-based meetup group oriented towards adults but open to all.

We connect Nintendo fans together throughout San Diego county through tournaments, socializing and enjoying the amazing things San Diego has to offer.

Our monthly meetups take place at various county locations, from north to south and east to west!

ContactFacebook

SanDiegoLan.net

Nintendo 3DS meetups.  Always free and open to all, and gathering at least monthly.

ContactFacebook

StreetPass San Diego

Nintendo 3DS meetups.  Always free and open to all, and gathering at least monthly.

ContactFacebook

San Diego Video Gaming Society

Science and Technical

Geek Girl - San Diego

Our Mission: to educate and empower every girl and woman at every age level, on every skill level, at every income level on computer technology with fun and provide a legacy by giving back and paying it forward.

San Diego Association for Rational Inquiry (SDARI)

An educational and investigative organization which advocates the application of scientific method and open rational inquiry to extraordinary claims of all kinds.

ContactFacebook - Meetup

San Diego Robotics Club (meetup)

Other Groups of Interest

            San Diego Furries

Fandom Across the Border

Fuerza Rebelde Base Tijuana

A Star Wars fan club located in Tijuana, B.C.

Facebook

Rebel Legion, Mexican Base

Aother Star Wars  which engages in costume recreation at charity events and SF conventions in Tijuana and beyond.

Facebook

Tijuana Nerd & Geek Meetup

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