This FREE summer concert series is at the Spreckels Organ Pavilion in Balboa Park from 6:15 – 7:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings through August 27, 2015. Come early, relax, bring food if you’d like, and enjoy the outdoors in your Park. To celebrate the Centennial, Friends of Balboa Park will be dishing up ice cream for an old fashioned Ice Cream Social on Tuesday, August 4. Come early and see the antique cars and barbershop quartet, and stay for the concert by Heliotrope. For a complete schedule, click here.
Friends of Balboa Park co-hosted the inaugural Make Music Day San Diego (MMDSD) on June 21, an official event of the 2015 Centennial Celebration – part of a summer-long “Music in the Park” series. Enjoy Summer Concerts in the new Plaza de Panama “living room” all summer long! Click here for concert series schedule.
Click here for more information on the Making Music Day San Diego event.
Click here to view the Current Exhibits and Performances.
San Diego Model Railroad Museum: Centennial Railway Garden
You are invited to go back in time, to the Panama-California Exposition and visit an exciting scale model version of Balboa Park. Visitors can operate Streetcars and have fun controlling interactive garden features. This exhibit is a new feature for Balboa Park, and it will also add a brand new outdoor G’Scale exhibit for the Model Railroad Museum!
Friends of Balboa Park is a proud sponsor of the Bird Park Summer Concert Series sponsored by the North Park Community Association. The outdoor summer concerts are FREE and take place at Bird Park, located in Balboa Park at the corner of 28th, Upas, and Pershing Drive, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
The Kids’ Floral Wagon Parade down El Prado kicked off a wonderful celebration of 100 years of history and horticulture at this all day event highlighting the plants and programs that make Balboa Park one of the world’s most interesting civic gardens.
Click on the image at left to visit our Garden Party Events Page and view hundreds of images of this fabulous event!