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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. Always check the actual event site for changes and registration.

 

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

 

Last Update: 2019-12-12

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

 

 Upcoming Events

Conventions, Faires, Balls, and Festivals

 

MtG - Family Night Magic (Dec 13, 4:30 - 6:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

Active Lifestyle NERDS: Jumanji The Next Level with dinner beforehand (Dec 13, 6 - 9 pm)

6 pm - Dino's Gyros Greek Cafe and Taverna, 4705 Clairemont Dr Ste D, San Diego, CA 92117

7 pm - Reading Cinemas Town Square 14, 4665 Clairemont Drive ∑ San Diego, CA

 

San Diego Boardgames Group: Newbie Game Night (Dec 13, 6 - 9 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Game Night in Hillcrest/North Park (Dec 13, 6:30 - 9:30 pm)

Lestat's in Hillcrest, 1045 University Avenue ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Magic the Gathering FNM Booster Draft 2019 Events (Dec 13, 6:30 - 9:30 pm)

TC's Rockets, 5155 Waring Road, San Diego, California 92120

 

Friday Night Magic the Gathering (Dec 13, 6:30 - 11 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Magic the Gathering - Draft (Dec 13, 6:30 - 10:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Magic the Gathering - Standard (Dec 13, 6:30 - 10:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Magic the Gathering - Modern Monday (Dec 13, 6:45 - 10:45 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Magic the Gathering - FNM Brawl (Dec 13, 7 - 10 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

Waltz and Such (Dec 13, 7:15 - 9:45 pm)

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

Suggested Donation: $2

 

Disney in Concert: Mary Poppins (Dec 13, 7:30 pm)

Copley Symphony Hall, 750 B St, San Diego, California 92101

Tickets: $29 - 86

Facebook

 

The San Diego Roleplaying Association: Genesys-palooza: Slice of Life Holiday Special - "Brawl for the Mall!" Part 2 (Dec 13, 7:30 - 10 pm)

Tea n More, 7380 Clairemont Mesa Blvd #111 ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Darkstar board game night (Dec 13, 7:30 - 10:30 pm)

UCSD

 

Life in the Universe with Jared Head (Dec 13, 8 - 9 pm)

Wavelength Brewing Company, 236 Main St, Vista, California 92084

-          San Diego Space is going

 

Star Wars Legion - Prime Championship (Dec 14, 9 am - 10 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

East County Tabletop Roleplaying and Board Games Group: Welcome To..Your Perfect Home (Dec 14, 10 am - noon)

Off The Shelf Games, 109 Rea Ave ∑ El Cajon, CA

 

San Diego Costume Guild's Victorian Holiday Afternoon Tea (Dec 14, 10:30 am - 1:30 pm)

Shakespeare's Corner Shoppe & Afternoon Tea, 3719 India St, San Diego, California 92103

 

Saturday Morning Light Saber Exercises (Dec 14, 10:30 am - noon) - Order of Rebel Knights

Balboa Tennis Club, 2221 Morley Field Dr, San Diego, California 92104

 

MakerPlace Open House and Holiday Craft Fair (Dec 14, 11 am - 6 pm; Fair: noon - 5 pm)

MakerPlace, 1022 W Morena Blvd, Ste H, San Diego, California 92110

 

San Diego Furries (Dec 14, 11 am - 4 pm)

Balboa Park Botanical Gardens, 1549 El Prado ∑ San Diego

 

San Diego Boardgames Group: Tabletop & Tea Time (Dec 14, 11 am - 2:30 pm)

Coronado Community Center, 1845 Strand Way ∑ Coronado, CA

 

Friends With Comics: Let's Talk Comics (Dec 14, 11 am - 2 pm)

SoCal Comics/Altered Ego Cafee, 8280 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. #124, San Diego CA

 

San Diego Furries (Dec 14, 11 am - 4 pm)

Botanical Building, 1549 El Prado, San Diego, California 92101

 

Pacific Puzzlers: Jigsaw Puzzle Competition and Swap (Dec 14, 11:30 am - 3:30 pm)

Rancho Penasquitos Branch Library, 13330 Salmon River Rd ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Monthly L5R Tourament (Dec 14, 11:30 am - 2:30 pm)

Pair A Dice Games, 2020 Hacienda Dr, Ste A, Vista, California 92081

 

The Doctor Who and Other Cool Shows/Movies Meetup: Final Meetup.com Group Event (Dec 14, noon - 2 pm)

Filippi's Pizza Restaurant and Bar, 5353 Kearny Villa Rd ∑ San Diego CA

 

Comic Signing - Kevin Eastman, Tom Waltz, & Deth Phimmasone (Dec 14, noon - 3 pm)

Knowhere Games & Comics, 744 Grand Ave, Ste 102, San Marcos, California 92078

 

East County Tabletop Roleplaying and Board Games Group: Dungeon Academy Demo (Dec 14, noon - 5 pm)

Off The Shelf Games, 109 Rea Ave ∑ El Cajon, CA

 

The San Diego Roleplaying Association: Mutants and Masterminds - DC Adventures: Blood in the Streets (Dec 14, noon - 3 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Library Got Game (Dec 14, 1 - 4 pm)

Georgina Cole Library, 1250 Carlsbad Village Drive ∑ Carlsbad, CA

 

LAN Party (Dec 14, 1 - 10 pm)

San Diego LAN HQ, 4319 Corral Canyon Rd., Bonita, CA

 

Call of Cthulhu:- Escape the Insanity: Heading out to Blackwater Creek (Dec 14, 1 - 4pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline Street ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Oceanside Medieval/Fantasy LARP: Fight Club Meetup (Dec 14, 1:30 - 4:40 pm)

Oceanside Park, 5130 Alamosa Park Dr., Oceanside CA 92057

Facebook

 

Book Signing: Tomi Adeyemi (Dec 14, 2 - 3 pm)

Children of Virtue and Vengence

Mysterious Galaxy, 5943 Balboa Ave, Ste 100, San Diego, California 92111

 

SD Cosplay Winter meet up (Dec 14, 4 - 8 pm)

Rady Children's Ice Rink, 2875 Dewey Rd, San Diego, CA 92106

 

Indie Creatives San Diego IGDA Holiday Bonfire Party (Dec 14, 4 - 9 pm)

La Jolla Shores Beach, 8246 La Vereda ∑ La Jolla, CA

 

San Diego Boardgames Group: Christmas at the Castle Party and potluck with Phoenix Gamers (Dec 14, 4 pm - midnight)

Evil Queen's Castle, 642 Dahlia Ave., Imperial Beach, CA

 

Vets Against Insanity Game Night (Dec 14, 4 - 5 pm)

San Diego Convention Center, 111 W Harbor Dr, San Diego, California 92101

 

Indie Creatives San Diego: IGDA Holiday Bonfire Party (Dec 14, 4 - 9 pm)

La Jolla Shores Beach, 8246 La Vereda, La Jolla, CA

 

The Last Saga - Star Wars Group Art Show (Dec 14, 5 - 10 pm)

La Bodega Gallery, 2196 Logan Ave, San Diego, California 92113

 

Meet & Greet, State of Okore (Dec 14, 6 - 9 pm)

Denny's / Banquet Room, 4280 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., San Diego, CA

 

East County Tabletop Roleplaying and Board Games Group: Welcome To..Your Perfect Home (Dec 14, 6- 8 pm)

Off The Shelf Games, 109 Rea Ave ∑ El Cajon, CA

 

Drafn Yule Dinner (Dec 14, 6 - 10 pm)

La Mesa Masonic Lodge, 4731 Date Ave, La Mesa, California 91942

 

The 56 Board Game Group: White Elephant Board Game Exchange (Dec 14, 6:30 - 11:30 pm)

Private Residence

 

Geminid Meteor Shower Boat Cruise (Dec 14, 8:30 - 11:45 pm)

2838 Garrison St ∑ San Diego, CA

Tickets: $70

-          Stargazer Events Meetup is going

 

December Calafian Equestrian Practice (Dec 15, 9 am - 3 pm)

Tumbleweed Riding Club, 13315 Willow Rd, Lakeside, California 92040

 

San Diego Vintage Flea Market - For the Holidays (Dec 15, 9 am - 3 pm)

The Observatory North Park, 2891 University Ave, San Diego, California 92104

 

Gamers Flea Market (Dec 15, 10 am - 11 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Geek Girls of San Diego: Bike and Brunch (Dec 15, 11 am - 2 pm)

Bea Evenson Fountain, 1549 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101

 

San Diego Wargamers: Sunday Afternoon Wargaming (Dec 15, noon)

Off the Shelf Games, 109 Rea Avenue, El Cajon, California 92020

 

The Southbay Pokemon League (Dec 15, noon - 3 pm)

South Chula Vista Library, 389 Orange Ave., Chula Vista, CA 91911

 

Feminist Comic Book Club of San Diego: Creative Workshop (Dec 15, noon - 3 pm)

Lestat's, 1045 University Ave., San Diego CA

 

The San Diego Roleplaying Association: SD Comic Fest - Call for GMs (Dec 15, 1 - 2 pm)

Point Loma Library, 3701 Voltaire St., San Diego, CA

 

StreetPass San Diego: Holiday Bash 2019 (Dec 15, 1 - 5:30 pm)

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

 

Andor Fighter Practice (Dec 15, 1 - 6 pm)

Morley Field North Park, San Diego, California 92104

 

Indie Creatives San Diego: Game Development Session (Dec 15, 1 - 5 pm)

Lestat's, 1041 University Ave., San Diego CA

 

Book Signing: Kevin Shinick (Dec 15, 2 - 3 pm)

Star Wars: Force Collector

Mysterious Galaxy, 5943 Balboa Ave, Ste 100, San Diego, California 92111

Facebook

 

San Diego North County Board Games (Dec 15, 2:15 - 5:15 pm)

Knowhere Games & Comics, 744 Grand Ave, Ste 102, San Diego, California 92078

 

San Diego Boardgames Group (Dec 15, 3 - 10 pm)

IHOP, 615 Saturn Blvd., San Diego CA

 

Magic Draft Sundays (Dec 15, 3 - 6 pm)

Pair A Dice Games, 2020 Hacienda Dr, Ste A, Vista, California 92081

 

Weekly Keyforge Sealed Tournament (Dec 15, 4 - 7 pm)

Pair A Dice Games, 2020 Hacienda Dr, Ste A, Vista, California 92081

 

The Bored Gamers Group (Dec 15, 4 - 7 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

Dungeons & Dragons Session (Dec 15, 4:30 - 6:30 pm)

Mysterious Galaxy, 5943 Balboa Ave, Ste 100, San Diego, California 92111

 

Parade of Lights x Comic-Con on the Bay (Dec 15, 5 - 7:30 pm)

San Diego Bay Parade of Lights, 1220 Rosecrans St. #414, San Diego CA 92106

 

San Diego English Country Dancers (Dec 15, 6 - 9 pm)

Rancho Bernardo Swim and Tennis Club, 16955 Bernardo Oaks Dr, San Diego, CA 92128

 

Star Wars Trivia (Dec 15, 7 - 9 pm)

Tin Roof San Diego, 401 G St, San Diego, California 92101

 

San Diego Boardgames Group: Play Ascension (Dec 16, 4 - 7 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Super Smash Bro's Tournament (Dec 16, 6 - 8 pm)

13 Point Brewing Company, 8035 Broadway, Lemon Grove, California 91945

 

Marvel Crisis Protocol - Initiation League (Dec 16, 6 - 10 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Active Lifestyle NERDS: North County Board Game Night (Dec 16, 6 - 8 pm)

Wavelength Brewing Company, 236 Main St., Vista, CA

 

MCP - Marvel Monday (Dec 16, 6 - 10 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Pokemon - Standard (Dec 16, 6 - 9 pm)

Knowhere Games & Comics, 744 Grand Ave, Ste 102, San Diego, California 92078

 

The San Diego North County Dungeons & Dragons Meetup Group: Open Monthly Campaign (Dec 16, 6:15 - 9:15 pm)

Pair-A-Dice Games, 2020 Hacienda Dr Suite N, Vista, CA

 

Magic the Gathering - Modern Monday (Dec 16, 6:30 - 10:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

The 56 Board Game Group: Strategy Monday - Chinatown (Dec 16, 6:30 - 8:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

The 56 Board Game Group: Strategy Monday - Altiplano (Dec 16, 6:30 - 8:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

Magic the Gathering: Pioneer (Dec 16, 6:45 - 10:45 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Fathom Events: Ghibli Fest 2019 The Tale of The Princess Kaguya (Dubbed) (Dec 16, 7 pm)

Theaters throughout San Diego County

 

The San Diego Roleplaying Association: Masks - Origin City Studies (Case Study #6 - Logos) Season Finale (Dec 16, 7 - 10 pm)

Tea N More, 7380 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., San Diego CA

 

The San Diego Roleplaying Association: Classic Modules, 5th Edition Rules (Dec 16, 7 - 10 pm)

Lestat's, 1045 University Ave., San Diego CA

 

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz (Dec 16, 7:30 pm)

Effins Pub & Grill, 6164 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92115

 

The 56 Board Game Group: Strategy Monday - Scythe (Dec 16, 6:30 - 8:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

Marvel Trivia at Ugly Dog Pub (Dec 16, 8 - 10 pm)

The Ugly Dog Pub San Diego, 6344 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, California 92115

 

Weekly Chainbound Archon Tournament (Dec 17, 10:30 am - 2:30 pm)

Pair A Dice Games, 2020 Hacienda Dr, Ste A, Vista, California 92081

 

East County Tabletop Roleplaying and Board Games Group: For sale (Dec 17, 4 - 5 pm)

Off The Shelf Games, 109 Rea Ave ∑ El Cajon, CA

 

Carlsbad Boardgame meetup (Dec 17, 4:30 - 9 pm)

Souplantation, 1860 Marron Rd., Carlsbad, CA

 

San Diego Board Games (Dec 17, 5 - 10 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

San Diego Board Games (Dec 17, 5 - 11 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Mira Mesa Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

San Diego Historical Miniature Wargamers: Leviathans (Dec 17, 5:30 - 8 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

San Diego North County Board Games: Trivia Night and Beer Tasting (Dec 17, 6 pm)

Longship Brewery, 10320 Camino Santa Fe, San Diego CA

 

Board Game Night (Dec 17, 6 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Game Night: Happy Hour all night (Dec 17, 6 - 10 pm)

Eclipse Chocolate, 2145 Fern St, San Diego, California 92104

 

Magic the Gathering - Commander (Dec 17, 6 - 10:45 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Wands Up San Diego- Harry Potter Group of SD: Dinner and Book Club (Dec 17, 6:30 - 8:30 pm)

Location shown to members

 

The 56 Board Game Group: Nemesis (Dec 17, 6:30 - 8:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Like Taco Tuesday but MTG DRAFT Tuesday Nights (Dec 17, 6:30 - 10 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Wands Up San Diego- Harry Potter Group of SD: Dinner and Book Club (Dec 17, 6:30 - 8:30 pm)

Location shown to members

 

The San Diego Roleplaying Association: Red Markets Session 0 (Dec 17, 7 - 10 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz (Dec 17, 7 pm)

Rip Current Brewing North Park, 4101 30th St, San Diego, CA 92104

 

East County Tabletop Roleplaying and Board Games Group: For Sale (Dec 17, 7 - 8 pm)

Off The Shelf Games, 109 Rea Ave ∑ El Cajon, CA

 

Order of Rebel Knights: Tuesday Night Workout (Dec 17, 7:30 pm)

Spreckels Organ Pavilion, Balboa Park, San Diego, California 92101

 

San Diego Morris Dancing Meetup: Morris Practice (Dec 17, 7:30 - 9 pm)

Balboa Park- War Memorial Building, 3325 Zoo Blvd ∑ San Diego, CA

 

A-Z Trivia Tuesday: Holiday Hoobie Whatty - The Grinch (Dec 17, 8 - 9 pm)

Wavelength Brewing Company, 236 Main St, Vista, California 92084

 

San Diego Boardgames Group (Dec 18, 5 - 9 pm)

Wendy's, 9290 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., San Diego CA

 

San Diego Dungeons & Dragons Meetup Group: At Ease Adventures (Dec 18, 6 - 8:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

Board Game Night Chula Vista (Dec 18, 6 - 9 pm)

Fuddruckers, 340 3rd Ave., Chula Vista CA

 

Firehouse Black & White Ball (Dec 18, 2019; 6:30 - 11:30 pm)

Parq West, 2557 Third Ave, San Diego, California 92103

 

The Bored Gamers Group (Dec 18, 6:30 - 10 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

Magic the Gathering - Standard (Dec 18, 6:30 - 10:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Magic the Gathering: Pioneer (Dec 18, 6:45 - 10:45 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Book Signing: Shannon Messenger (Dec 18, 7 - 8 pm)

Keeper of the Lost Cities: Legacy

Mysterious Galaxy, 5943 Balboa Ave, Ste 100, San Diego, California 92111

Facebook

 

Fathom Events: Ghibli Fest 2019 The Tale of The Princess Kaguya (Subbed) (Dec 18, 7 pm)

Theaters throughout San Diego County

 

Magic the Gathering Legacy Format (Dec 18, 7 - 10 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

The San Diego Dungeons & Dragons Meetup Group (Dec 18, 7 - 10 pm)

138 Comics, 7905 Broadway Lemon Grove CA

 

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz (Dec 18, 7 pm)

Kairoa Brewing Company, 4601 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92116

 

Mario Kart 64 Tournament (Dec 18, 7:30 pm)

The Ugly Dog Pub San Diego, 6344 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, California 92115

 

San Diego Sabers Wednesday Sparring Session (Dec 18, 7:30 pm)

Cadman Park and Recreation Center, San Diego, California 92117

 

Game Night in Hillcrest/North Park (Dec 18, 8 pm)

Tiger! Tiger!, 3025 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92104

 

Couch Conflict! San Diego Local Multiplayer Games (Dec 18, 8 - 10 pm)

Rip Current Brewing North Park, 4101 30th Street, San Diego, CA

 

East County Tabletop Roleplaying and Board Games Group: Sushi Go! (Dec 19, 4 - 5 pm)

Off The Shelf Games, 109 Rea Ave ∑ El Cajon, CA

 

Active Lifestyle NERDS: Star Wars Episode 9 - The Rise of Skywalker (Dec 19, 5:45 - 9:30 pm)

Reading Cinemas Grossmont, 5500 Grossmont Center Dr., La Mesa CA

 

San Diego North County Board Games: Board Game and Beer Tasting (Dec 19, 6 - 8 pm)

Longship Brewery, 10320 Camino Santa Fe, San Diego CA

 

San Diego Dungeons & Dragons Meetup Group: D&D Encounters (Dec 19, 6 - 8 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Exclusive Private Screening: Star WarsóRise of Skywalker (Dec 19, 6:30 pm - 1:30 am)

Fleet Science Center, 1875 El Prado, San Diego, California 92101

Tickets: $55 - 125

 

Magic the Gathering - Draft (Dec 19, 6:30 - 10:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

San Diego Regency English Country Dancers (Dec 19, 7 - 9:30 pm)

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

 

East County Tabletop Roleplaying and Board Games Group: Sushi Go! (Dec 17, 7 - 8 pm)

Off The Shelf Games, 109 Rea Ave ∑ El Cajon, CA

 

December Baronial Populace Meeting (Dec 19, 7 - 9 pm) - Society for Creative Anachronism

Allied Gardens Recreation Center, 5155 Greenbrier Ave., San Diego, California 92120

 

Nerd Comedy Night (Dec 19, 7 - 8:30 pm)

El Tejate Carlsbad, 3050 Pio Pico Dr, Carlsbad, California 92008

Tickets: $10

 

KeyForge - Chainbound & Weekly Open Play Night (Dec 19, 7 - 10 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Darkstar Dinner (Dec 19, 7:30 pm) - UCSD SF Club

Eureka Burgers, 4353 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego, CA 92122

 

MtG - Family Night Magic (Dec 20, 4:30 - 6:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

San Diego Boardgames Group: Newbie Game Night (Dec 20, 6 - 9 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Magic the Gathering - Draft (Dec 20, 6:30 - 10:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Magic the Gathering - Standard (Dec 20, 6:30 - 10:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Magic the Gathering FNM Booster Draft 2019 Events (Dec 20, 6:30 - 9:30 pm)

TC's Rockets, 5155 Waring Road, San Diego, California 92120

 

Friday Night Magic the Gathering (Dec 20, 6:30 - 11 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Magic the Gathering - Modern Monday (Dec 20, 6:45 - 10:45 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Magic the Gathering - FNM Brawl (Dec 20, 7 - 10 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

Waltz and Such (Dec 20, 7:15 - 9:45 pm)

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

Suggested Donation: $2

 

Darkstar board game night (Dec 20, 7:30 - 10:30 pm)

UCSD

 

The Coming Age of Super Telescopes with Prof. Scott Kardel (Dec 20, 8 - 9 pm)

Wavelength Brewing Company, 236 Main St, Vista, California 92084

 

Games Workshop: Let's Celebrate Christmas. With a Party (Dec 21, 8 - 10 am)

Games Workshop: Plaza Rancho Penasquitos, 9995 Carmel Mountain Road Suite B-5, San Diego, California 92129

 

Saturday Morning Light Saber Exercises (Dec 21, 10:30 am - noon) - Order of Rebel Knights

Balboa Tennis Club, 2221 Morley Field Dr, San Diego, California 92104

 

Pathfinder 2E - Age of Ashes Adventure Path (Dec 21, 11 am - 3 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

San Diego Furries (Dec 21, 11 am - 3 pm)

Bonita Cove Park, 1100 West Mission Bay Dr., San Diego, CA

 

Marvel Champions - Green Goblin Scenario (Dec 21, noon - 6 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

The 56 Board Game Group: Everyone Plays @ The Library (Dec 21, 1 - 5 pm)

Rancho Penasquitos Library, 13330 Salmon River Rd., San Diego CA

 

Oceanside Medieval/Fantasy LARP: Fight Club Meetup (Dec 21, 1:30 - 4:40 pm)

Oceanside Park, 5130 Alamosa Park Dr., Oceanside CA 92057

 

Geeky Music w/ Eben Brooks (Dec 21, 5 - 7 pm)

Lestat's West Music Venue, 3343 Adams Ave, San Diego, California 92116

 

Knowhere's White Elephant 3rd annual (Dec 21, 5 - 8 pm)

Knowhere Games & Comics, 744 Grand Ave, Ste 102, San Marcos, California 92078

 

Knowhere 3rd Anniversary Party (Dec 21, 8 - 11 pm)

Knowhere Games & Comics, 744 Grand Ave, Ste 102, San Marcos, California 92078

 

L5R - Monthly Tournament (Dec 22, noon - 5 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

The Southbay Pokemon League (Dec 22, noon - 3 pm)

South Chula Vista Library, 389 Orange Ave., Chula Vista, CA 91911

 

Feminist Comic Book Club of San Diego: Creative Workshop (Dec 22, noon - 3 pm)

Lestat's, 1045 University Ave., San Diego CA

 

Andor Potluck (Dec 22, 1 - 5 pm)

Morley Field North Park, Joe Schloss Way, San Diego CA 92103

 

Andor Fighter Practice (Dec 22, 1 - 6 pm)

Morley Field North Park, San Diego, California 92104

 

Indie Creatives San Diego: Game Development Session (Dec 22, 1 - 5 pm)

Lestat's, 1041 University Ave., San Diego CA

 

San Diego North County Board Games (Dec 22, 2 - 5 pm)

Knowhere Games & Comics, 744 Grand Ave, Ste 102, San Diego, California 92078

 

Weekly Keyforge Sealed Tournament (Dec 22, 4 - 7 pm)

Pair A Dice Games, 2020 Hacienda Dr, Ste A, Vista, California 92081

 

The Bored Gamers Group (Dec 22, 4 - 7 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

Active Lifestyle NERDS: Laser Tag, Nerds, and Steve (Dec 22, 5:30 - 7:30 pm)

ULTRAZONE Laser Tag, 3146 Sports Arena Blvd #21 ∑ San Diego, CA

 

San Diego English Country Dancers (Dec 22, 6 - 9 pm)

Rancho Bernardo Swim and Tennis Club, 16955 Bernardo Oaks Dr, San Diego, CA 92128

 

San Diego Boardgames Group: Play Ascension (Dec 23, 4 - 7 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Pokemon - Standard (Dec 23, 6 - 9 pm)

Knowhere Games & Comics, 744 Grand Ave, Ste 102, San Diego, California 92078

 

The 56 Board Game Group: Strategy Monday (Dec 23, 6:30 - 8:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

MCP - Marvel Monday (Dec 23, 6 - 10 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Marvel Crisis Protocol - Initiation League (Dec 23, 6 - 10 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Library Got Game(Dec 23, 6:30 - 8:30 pm)

Georgina Cole Library, 1250 Carlsbad Village Drive ∑ Carlsbad, CA

 

Like Taco Tuesday but MTG DRAFT Tuesday Nights (Dec 23, 6:30 - 10 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Magic the Gathering - Modern Monday (Dec 23, 6:30 - 10:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Magic the Gathering: Pioneer (Dec 23, 6:45 - 10:45 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

The San Diego Roleplaying Association: Classic Modules, 5th Edition Rules (Dec 23, 7 - 10 pm)

Lestat's, 1045 University Ave., San Diego CA

 

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz (Dec 23, 7:30 pm)

Effins Pub & Grill, 6164 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92115

 

Weekly Chainbound Archon Tournament (Dec 24, 10:30 am - 2:30 pm)

Pair A Dice Games, 2020 Hacienda Dr, Ste A, Vista, California 92081

 

San Diego Board Games (Dec 24, 5 - 10 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

San Diego Board Games (Dec 24, 5 - 11 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Mira Mesa Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

San Diego North County Board Games: Trivia Night and Beer Tasting (Dec 24, 6 pm)

Longship Brewery, 10320 Camino Santa Fe, San Diego CA

 

Board Game Night (Dec 24, 6 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Game Night: Happy Hour all night (Dec 24, 6 - 10 pm)

Eclipse Chocolate, 2145 Fern St, San Diego, California 92104

 

Magic the Gathering - Commander (Dec 24, 6 - 10:45 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

The San Diego Roleplaying Association: Red Markets Session 0 (Dec 24, 7 - 10 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz (Dec 24, 7 pm)

Rip Current Brewing North Park, 4101 30th St, San Diego, CA 92104

 

Order of Rebel Knights: Tuesday Night Workout (Dec 24, 7:30 pm)

Spreckels Organ Pavilion, Balboa Park, San Diego, California 92101

 

San Diego Boardgames Group (Dec 25, 5 - 9 pm)

Wendy's, 9290 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., San Diego CA

 

San Diego Dungeons & Dragons Meetup Group: At Ease Adventures (Dec 25, 6 - 8:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

Board Game Night Chula Vista (Dec 25, 6 - 9 pm)

Fuddruckers, 340 3rd Ave., Chula Vista CA

 

Magic the Gathering - Standard (Dec 25, 6:30 - 10:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

The Bored Gamers Group (Dec 25, 6:30 - 10 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

Street Fighter IV Tournament (Dec 25, 7 pm)

The Ugly Dog Pub San Diego, 6344 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, California 92115

 

The San Diego Dungeons & Dragons Meetup Group (Dec 25, 7 - 10 pm)

138 Comics, 7905 Broadway Lemon Grove CA

 

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz (Dec 25, 7 pm)

Kairoa Brewing Company, 4601 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92116

 

San Diego Sabers Wednesday Sparring Session (Dec 25, 7:30 pm)

Cadman Park and Recreation Center, San Diego, California 92117

 

Game Night in Hillcrest/North Park (Dec 25, 8 pm)

Tiger! Tiger!, 3025 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92104

 

Couch Conflict! San Diego Local Multiplayer Games (Dec 25, 8 - 10 pm)

Rip Current Brewing North Park, 4101 30th Street, San Diego, CA

 

CAPE (California Association of Pop-culture Enthusiasts): Monthly Dinner and Nerd-out (Dec 26, 6 - 7:30 pm)

Anny's Fine Burgers, 5373 Kearny Villa Rd., San Diego, CA

 

San Diego Dungeons & Dragons Meetup Group: D&D Encounters (Dec 26, 6 - 8 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Magic the Gathering - Draft (Dec 26, 6:30 - 10:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

KeyForge - Chainbound & Weekly Open Play Night (Dec 26, 7 - 10 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

San Diego Regency English Country Dancers (Dec 26, 7 - 9:30 pm)

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

 

Nerd Comedy Night (Dec 26, 7 - 8:30 pm)

El Tejate Carlsbad, 3050 Pio Pico Dr, Carlsbad, California 92008

Tickets: $10

 

Darkstar Dinner (Dec 26, 7:30 pm) - UCSD SF Club

Pho La Jolla, 3211 Holiday Ct, La Jolla, CA 92037

 

MtG - Family Night Magic (Dec 27, 4:30 - 6:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

San Diego Boardgames Group: The Border Boarders (Dec 27, 4 pm - midnight)

Evil Queen's Castle, 642 Dahlia Ave., Imperial Beach, CA

 

SoCal Gunpla Meetup - Holiday Party (Dec 27, 5 - 9 pm)

GUNNZO's Japanese Toys and Gifts, 3985 Harney St Suite B ∑ San Diego, CA

 

San Diego Boardgames Group: Newbie Game Night (Dec 27, 6 - 9 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Game Night in Hillcrest/North Park (Dec 27, 6:30 - 9:30 pm)

Lestat's in Hillcrest, 1045 University Avenue ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Magic the Gathering FNM Booster Draft 2019 Events (Dec 27, 6:30 - 9:30 pm)

TC's Rockets, 5155 Waring Road, San Diego, California 92120

 

Magic the Gathering - Draft (Dec 27, 6:30 - 10:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Magic the Gathering - Standard (Dec 27, 6:30 - 10:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Friday Night Magic the Gathering (Dec 27, 6:30 - 11 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Magic the Gathering - Modern Monday (Dec 27, 6:45 - 10:45 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Magic the Gathering - FNM Brawl (Dec 27, 7 - 10 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

Waltz and Such (Dec 27, 7:15 - 9:45 pm)

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

Suggested Donation: $2

 

Darkstar board game night (Dec 27, 7:30 - 10:30 pm)

UCSD

 

The 56 Board Game Group: Marathon Event: Everyone Plays @ The Library (Dec 28, 10 am - 5:30 pm)

Rancho Penasquitos Library, 13330 Salmon River Rd., San Diego CA

 

San Diego Historical Miniature Wargamers: Really, Really Big Napoleonic Game (Dec 28, 10 am - 4 pm)

Private Residence

 

Cooperative LCG Day (Dec 28, 10 am - 6 pm)

Pair A Dice Games, 2020 Hacienda Dr, Ste A, Vista, California 92081

 

Saturday Morning Light Saber Exercises (Dec 28, 10:30 am - noon) - Order of Rebel Knights

Balboa Tennis Club, 2221 Morley Field Dr, San Diego, California 92104

 

Friends With Comics: Let's Talk Comics (Dec 28, 11 am - 2 pm)

SoCal Comics/Altered Ego Cafee, 8280 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. #124, San Diego CA

 

San Diego Boardgames Group: Munchkin Tournament (Dec 28, noon - 5 pm)

Game Empire, 7051 Clairemont Mesa Blvd ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Oceanside Medieval/Fantasy LARP: Fight Club Meetup (Dec 28, 1:30 - 4:40 pm)

Oceanside Park, 5130 Alamosa Park Dr., Oceanside CA 92057

 

San Diego Boardgames Group: Games and Potluck (Dec 28, 6 - 10:30 pm)

Private Residence, Golden Hill area, San Diego CA

 

Oceanside Casual Magic The Gathering Meetup Group: MTG Commander (Dec 29, noon - 4 pm)

Panels Coffee, 713 Mission Ave ∑ Oceanside, CA

 

The Southbay Pokemon League (Dec 29, noon - 3 pm)

South Chula Vista Library, 389 Orange Ave., Chula Vista, CA 91911

 

Feminist Comic Book Club of San Diego: Creative Workshop (Dec 29, noon - 3 pm)

Lestat's, 1045 University Ave., San Diego CA

 

PJ Masks Live! Save the Day (Dec 29, 1 pm)

The Magnolia, 210 E Main St, El Cajon, California 92020

Tickets: $29.50 - 59.50

 

Active Lifestyle NERDS: Monthly Book Club (Dec 29, 1 - 3 pm)

Retribution Falls, by Chris Wooding

Presidio Park, 4288 Cosoy Way ∑ San Diego , CA

 

Andor Fighter Practice (Dec 29, 1 - 6 pm)

Morley Field North Park, San Diego, California 92104

 

Indie Creatives San Diego: Game Development Session (Dec 29, 1 - 5 pm)

Lestat's, 1041 University Ave., San Diego CA

 

San Diego North County Board Games (Dec 29, 2 - 5 pm)

Knowhere Games & Comics, 744 Grand Ave, Ste 102, San Diego, California 92078

 

Weekly Keyforge Sealed Tournament (Dec 29, 4 - 7 pm)

Pair A Dice Games, 2020 Hacienda Dr, Ste A, Vista, California 92081

 

The Bored Gamers Group (Dec 29, 4 - 7 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

San Diego English Country Dancers (Dec 29, 6 - 9 pm)

Rancho Bernardo Swim and Tennis Club, 16955 Bernardo Oaks Dr, San Diego, CA 92128

 

San Diego Boardgames Group: Play Ascension (Dec 30, 4 - 7 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Friends with Comics: Let's Talk Comics (Dec 30, 11 am - 2 pm)

SoCal Comics/Altered Ego Cafe, 8280 Clairemont Mesa Blvd # 124 ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Marvel Crisis Protocol - Initiation League (Dec 30, 6 - 10 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Pokemon - Standard (Dec 30, 6 - 9 pm)

Knowhere Games & Comics, 744 Grand Ave, Ste 102, San Diego, California 92078

 

MCP - Marvel Monday (Dec 30, 6 - 10 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

The Auld Lang Syne Ball (Dec 30, 6:30 - 9:30 pm) - Vintage Dancing

Balboa Park Club Ballroom, 2150 Pan American Rd W, San Diego, CA 92101

 

The 56 Board Game Group: Strategy Monday (Dec 30, 6:30 - 8:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

Magic the Gathering - Modern Monday (Dec 30, 6:30 - 10:30 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Magic the Gathering: Pioneer (Dec 30, 6:45 - 10:45 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Star Wars Trivia (Dec 30, 6:30 - 9 pm)

Pariah Brewing Company, 3052 El Cajon Boulevard ∑ San Diego, CA

-          Active Lifestyle Nerds is going

 

The San Diego Roleplaying Association: Classic Modules, 5th Edition Rules (Dec 30, 7 - 10 pm)

Lestat's, 1045 University Ave., San Diego CA

 

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz (Dec 30, 7:30 pm)

Effins Pub & Grill, 6164 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92115

 

Weekly Chainbound Archon Tournament (Dec 31, 10:30 am - 2:30 pm)

Pair A Dice Games, 2020 Hacienda Dr, Ste A, Vista, California 92081

 

San Diego Board Games (Dec 31, 5 - 10 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

San Diego Board Games (Dec 31, 5 - 11 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Mira Mesa Rd., #140, San Diego, California 92126

 

San Diego North County Board Games: Trivia Night and Beer Tasting (Dec 31, 6 pm)

Longship Brewery, 10320 Camino Santa Fe, San Diego CA

 

Magic the Gathering - Commander (Dec 31, 6 - 10:45 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Board Game Night (Dec 31, 6 pm)

AT EASE Games, 8990 Miramar Rd., #150, San Diego, California 92126

 

Game Night: Happy Hour all night (Dec 31, 6 - 10 pm)

Eclipse Chocolate, 2145 Fern St, San Diego, California 92104

 

Like Taco Tuesday but MTG DRAFT Tuesday Nights (Dec 31, 6:30 - 10 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz (Dec 31, 7 pm)

Rip Current Brewing North Park, 4101 30th St, San Diego, CA 92104

 

The San Diego Roleplaying Association: Red Markets Session 0 (Dec 31, 7 - 10 pm)

Game Empire, 5037 Shawline St ∑ San Diego, CA

 

Order of Rebel Knights: Tuesday Night Workout (Dec 31, 7:30 pm)

Spreckels Organ Pavilion, Balboa Park, San Diego, California 92101

 

A-Z Trivia Tuesday: Holiday Hoobie Whatty - NYE Trivia Massacre (Dec 31, 8 - 9 pm)

Wavelength Brewing Company, 236 Main St, Vista, California 92084

 

Active Lifestyle NERDS: EPIC Book Club (Feb 21, 6:30 - 8:30 pm)

The Wayfarers Trlogy by Becky Chambers

Long Island Mike's Pizza, 5250 Murphy Canyon Rd ∑ San Diego, CA

 

 

 

Firehouse Black & White Ball (Dec 18, 2019; 6:30 - 11:30 pm)

Parq West, 2557 Third Ave, San Diego, California 92103

 

The Rocky Horror Show (Jan 16 - Mar 1, Thurs - Sun)

OB Playhouse & Theatre Company, 4944 Newport Ave D, San Diego, CA 92107

Tickets: $32 - 49 (Goldstar had discount tickets)

 

Escon (Jan 18 - 20, 2020) - Gaming Convention
Escondido Charter High 1868 E. Valley Parkway Escondido, CA 92027
Tickets: TBA

Facebook Group

 

San Diego Oddities & Curiosities Expo (Jan 18, 2020, 11 am - 6 pm)

Del Mar Fairgrounds, 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar, California 92014

 

Gamercon (Jan 30 - Feb 2, 2020) - Gaming Convention

GamerConSD, 930 10th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101

Memberships: TBA

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Global Game Jam 2020 (Jan 31 - Feb 2, 2020) - Game Design Events

Art Institute of California, 7650 Mission Valley Rd., San Diego CA 92108

 

Viennese Nights: A Victorian Ball (Feb 1, 2020; 7 - 10 pm)

Balboa Park Club Ballroom, 2144 Pan American Road West, San Diego, California 92101

Tickets: $35

 

Animefest 2020 (Feb 15, 2020; 11 am - 8 pm)

UCSD University Centers, 9500 Gilman Dr, # 0076, La Jolla 92093

 

San Diego Comic Fest (Mar 5 - 8, 2020)

Four Points by Sheraton, 8110 Aero Dr., San Diego, CA 92123

Guests: Sergio Aragones, Bill Schelly, John Semper, James Robinson, others.

Memberships: $50

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter - Instagram

 

San Diego Rocket Con (Mar 21 - 22, 2020)

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

Tickets: TBA

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Party like 1922 San Diego - Cabaret Noir (Apr 17, 2020; 7 pm - midnight)

The Observatory North Park, 2891 University Ave, San Diego, California 92104

Tickets: $32.28 to 2/5/20, then TBA

 

Earthfair 2020 (Apr 19, 2020; 10 am - 5 pm)

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

 

Sun. April 9th
Sun. June 4th
Sun. Aug. 6th
Sun. Oct. 1st
Sun. Dec. 3rdSun. April 9th
Sun. June 4th
Sun. Aug. 6th
Sun. Oct. 1st
Sun. Dec. 3rd
Pin & Patch Con (May 2 - 3, 2020)

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

Tickets: $5, $25 VIP membership

 

San Diego County Fair: Heroes Unite (Jun 5 - Jul 5, 2020)

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

Tickets: $20

 

San Diego Comic-Con International (Jul 22 - 26, 2020) - Comic and Media Convention

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

Tickets: Go to web site (NOW) to register. They will inform you went tickets go on sale.

Contact

 

Great Gatsby Gala 5th Anniversary (Aug 5 - 9, 2020)

Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines, 10950 North Torrey Pines Road, San Diego, California 92037

Tickets: TBA

Facebook - Twitter - Instagram

 

Gaslight Steampunk Expo (Oct 1 - 4, 2020)

San Diego Marriott Mission Valley, 8757 Rio San Diego Dr, San Diego, CA 92108

Guests: TBA

Memberships: TBA

Contact Page - Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

San Diego Historical Games Convention (Nov 13 - 15, 2020)

Handlery Hotel, 950 Hotel Cir N, San Diego, CA 92108

Rate: TBA

Membership: TBA

Facebook Group

 

Exhibitions

 

Oddities: Hidden Heroes of the Scripps Collection (Jun 29, 2018 - ?)

Birch Aquarium, 2300 Expedition Way, La Jolla, CA 92037

Tickets: Included with Aquarium Admission of $18.50

 

Stories in Cloth by Marty Ornish (Oct 19, 2019 to Jan 5, 2020) - Steampunk Fabric Art

Visions Art Museum, 2825 Dewey Rd Suite 100, San Diego, CA 92106

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.

Email - Facebook

 

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 a 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.

 

California Association of Pop-culture Enthusiasts

 

Cal Animage Beta - UCSD Anime Club

 

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

 

Harangalaar Clan San Diego - Mandalorian Mercs - Star Wars Cosplay group

 

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 (KHan 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 Anime and Manga Meetup Group

 

San Diego Browncoats

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

Contact - John Monteaguado - Facebook

 

San Diego Doctor Who meetup

 

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

 

San Diego Hetalians - Fans of anime/webcomic Axis Powers Hetalia

 

San Diego Sabers - Light Saber combat group

 

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

 

Sci-Fi Movie Night

Monthly meetings in Vista CA

 

U.S.S. Copernicus - Star Trek interest community

 

- Anime

 

Cal Animage Beta Chapter

UCSD anime society, but non students are welcome.

Contact - Facebook - Yahoo

 

Okore

Anime and Manga Group

 

San Diego Fans of Shingeki No Kyojin

 

SD Animanga

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

 

- Other

Harry Potter Group of San Diego (Meetup)

Facebook

 

Wands Up San Diego - Harry Potter Meetup Group

 

General Geek/Nerd

 

Active Lifestyle Nerds

 

Active Lifestyle Nerds North County Chapter

 

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

 

Nerdy 30s Ladies of San Diego

 

North County Nerdfighters

Getting Nerdfighters together for geeky activities in North County.

 

San Diego Geeks

Created to give local geeks a way to find each other and talk about all the Geekery they might not be able to with others at work or as often as they might like

... or just geek out over all things nerdy from Conventions, comics, cosplay to gaming.
Sub Group of SoCal Geeks

San Diego-Tijuana Metropolitan Area Nerdfighters

Getting Nerdfighters together for geeky activities.

 

Vista Nerd Club

 

Books/Reading/Comics

Comic Con Graphic Novel Book Clubs

Meetings Throughout San Diego County

 

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.

 

San Diego Sci-Fi/Fantasy Writers Group

 

Steampunk and Victoriana

San Diego Tea Duelists

Enthusiasts of the art of Tea dueling (obviously).

 

San Diego Steampunk Meetup

 

Starburner Galactic Courier Service (Facebook)

 

Costuming/Cosplay

 

North County Costume and Clothing Sewing Group

 

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

 

SD Cosplay

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

Facebook

 

Period Dancing

 

The Playford Plodders

Dances of England of the mid-17th century.

Facebook

 

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 - Meetup

 

San Diego Regency English Country Dancers

Balboa Parks Casa del Prado, room 207, 1650 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101

 

San Diego Vintage Dance Society

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

Facebook

 

Waltz and Such

A group of San Diego, CA 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 Parks 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.

Facebook - Calendar

 

Scholars of Alcala - Renaissance Sword Fighting

 

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 Realm of Andor

The San Diego chapter of Belegarth Medieval Combat Society.

We practice every Sunday from 1pm - Sundown at Morley Field in Balboa Park.

Facebook

 

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!

 

Gaming

 

Gam3rcon

 

Game Night in Hillcrest (Meetup.com)

 

Gaymers San Diego

 

HPL Mythos Investigators

 

 - Live Action Role Playing (LARP)

 

Oceanside Medieval/Fantasy LARP

 

Midgard LARP

 

Night Terrors Vampire LARP

3rd Saturdays, 3 - 9 pm

Laws of Night Revisited

Contact: mailto:mal2011st@gmail.com

 

- Role Play Gaming

 

Call of Cthulhu - Escape the Insanity (La Mesa)

 

Downtown San Diego Roleplaying Games (RPGs) Meetup Group

 

Escondido Cthulhu Mythos & Call of Cthulhu Meetup Group

 

One shot Splats

 

The San Diego Dungeons and Dragons Meetup Group

 

San Diego North County Dungeons and Dragons Meetup

 

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.

 

San Diego Star Wars RPG

 

- - Table Top/Strategy

 

The 56 Board Game Group - Gaming for those along the 56 corridor

 

Board @ The Library - Board Games at the National City Library

 

Board Game Night Chula Vista

 

Bored Gamers Group

 

Carlsbad Boardgame Meetup Group

 

East County Tabletop Roleplaying and Board Games Group

 

La Jolla Board Game Group

 

Miramar/Scripps Magic: The Gathering EDH Group

 

North County Board Games Group

 

Oceanside Casual Magic The Gathering Meetup Group

 

Play Magic

 

Point Loma and Immediate Area Miniature/Board Wargamers

 

Rancho Bernardo Board Games & Group Games

 

San Diego Board Games Group

 

San Diego Historical Miniature Wargamers

 

San Diego Ladies Gaming Group

 

San Diego Redditors Gaming Club

 

San Diego Strategy Games

 

San Diego Wargamers

 

SoCal Yu-Gi-Oh (Imperial Beach)

 

UTC Board Game Society

 

- Video Games

 

Casual Gamer Parents

 

Couch Conflict! Meetup

Multiplayer Video Games

Facebook

 

Diablo 3 Nintendo Switch Meetup

 

FIFA 20 Tournament at The Lot

 

La Mesa LAN Party Meetup

 

Legends of Hillcrest (LGBT League of Legends Group)

 

Monthly San Diego North County Virtual Reality Meetup

 

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!

 

North County Game Development Meetup

 

SanDiegoLan.net

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

Facebook

 

San Diego Game Developers

 

San Diego Gaming Group

 

San Diego Mixer Streamers

 

San Diego Rocket League

 

San Diego Smash 4 Community

 

San Diego Super Smash Bros Ultimate Community

 

StreetPass San Diego

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

Facebook - Twitter - Google+ - Reddit - Instagram

 

Unity3d.College Game Architecture Meetup

 

Virtual Reality Gaming Tournaments

 

 - Field Games

 

San Diego Nerf Club

Facebook

 

San Diego Tactical Lazer Tag (BRX)

 

Science and Technical

 

Build A Robot Workshop

 

Brilliant Minds of Southern California - Art/Science crossover

 

BOoM - Benevolent Order of Makers

 

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.

 

Open Source Makers Lab

2591 Pioneer Ave., Suite G, Vista CA 92081

 

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.

Facebook - Meetup

 

San Diego Makers Guild

 

San Diego Robotics Club (meetup)

 

San Diego Space (Meetup)

 

Stargazers Events

 

Teen Science Cafe, Southeast San Diego

 

Teen Science Cafe, Expanding Your Horizons, San Diego

 

Other Groups of Interest

 

Indie Creatives San Diego

 

La Jolla Trivia Meetup

 

Pacific Puzzlers

 

Point Loma Trivia Night at The Lot

 

San Diego Furries

 

San Diego Robots Club

 

San Diego Science Advocacy Group

 

San Diego Sphinxes - A Muggle Quidditch team

 

OTHER EVENT AND ORGANIZATION SOURCES:

 

San Diego Eventful (books)

 

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