Happy Sunday. Let’s have some fun before heading back to work.
Sunday, Aug. 6
Dog Days of Summer 11 a.m., Horton Plaza Park Stop by Horton Plaza Park this Sunday for a fun, art-filled day of events, all dog-friendly. Listen to a jazz quartet play, learn about San Diego’s professional performing artists and take part in hands-on activities, including an art station. The day is free.
Full Moon Dinner 5 p.m., Coronado Island Marriott Resort The Coronado Island Marriott Resort, located across the bay from Downtown San Diego, kicks off their Lunar Feast Dinner series this Sunday. The series takes place on their private pier and features food cooked by Chefs Michael Poompan and Aaron Obregon. This week, the chefs team up with Anthony Pascale of Saiko Sushi for a seven-course meal. The dinner costs $125 and includes cocktail pairings, parking, tax, and gratuity.
Sergio Mendes 7 p.m., Embarcadero Marina Park South
Brazilian bossa nova master Sergio Mendes stops by the San Diego Symphony’s summer series “Bayside Summer Nights” to play his chart-topping songs, including “Mas Que Nada,” “The Look of Love,” “The Fool on the Hill” and more. Tickets start at $18.
Nighttime Zoo 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., San Diego Zoo The San Diego Zoo has extended its hours to 9 p.m. now through Sept. 4 so families can enjoy the annual “Nighttime Zoo.” Visitors can hear live music, check out special keeper talks and entertainment, and end the night by watching a parade of elaborate animal puppets. Nighttime Zoo activities are included with paid admission or zoo memberships.
CREDIT NBC 7 San Diego