Entertainment and the Arts - Concerts, Events, Shows, Exhibits.
Scenes from Comic-Con 2011 Image Gallery
Here are scenes from the 2011 massively popular pop-culture event known as Comic-Con, which annually takes place in San Diego.
San Diego's Best Bars For Live Music
Where can you have a drink and enjoy live music in San Diego? Here are some of the best bars and coffee houses to see and hear live music in San Diego.
Hidden San Diego: Cinema Under the Stars
Cinema Under the Stars is an intimate, outdoor movie theater in the Mission Hills neighborhood of San Diego.
Adams Avenue Street Fair 2004
Southern California's largest FREE arts and music festival take place in Normal Heights, a neighborhood within the city of San Diego.
'Hood Hangout: Ken Cinema in San Diego's Kensington neighborhood
The Ken Cinema is located in San Diego's Kensington neighborhood and is one of the last remaining single screen art houses in San Diego.
About San Diego Profile: American Idol's Carly Smithson
Carly Smithson, one of the top 24 contestants for American Idol Season 7, lives in San Diego and also auditioned at the San Diego auditions for in 2007 for Season 7.
San Diego's Film Festivals
San Diego is home to a number of film festivals: the San Diego Film Festival, San Diego Asian Film Festival, San Diego Latino Film Festival, San Diego Jewish Film Festival, San Diego Women's Film Festival.
'American Idol' comes to San Diego for season seven auditions, July 30, 2007
Auditions for the search for the season seven American Idol begins in San Diego on July 30, 2007, at Qualcomm Stadium.
San Diego Symphony
In the 91 years since its inception, San Diego Symphony has become one of the leading orchestras in the United States. The Symphony offers wide range of concert experiences and performs over 100 concerts each season.
The Old Globe Theatre
The world renown Old Globe Theatre is the epitome of live local theater in San Diego, if not the country. The quality of its productions unmatched.
La Jolla Playhouse
A regional powerhouse in its own right, La Jolla Playhouse is renown for its daring and innovative productions.
Lamb's Player Theatre
San Diego's third largest theater group, Lamb's Players is an artist-directed organization. It was the first theatre in San Diego to establish a full-time, long-term company of actors, directors, playwrights and designers and for over 30 years continues to maintain the Southwest's only year-round acting ensemble.
San Diego Repertory Theatre
The Rep is perhaps the most adventurous of the big three theater organizations (The Globe, La Jolla, The Rep).
San Diego Opera
The best in opera is presented by the San Diego Opera's first-class productions.
San Diego Asian Film Festival
The San Diego Asian Film Festival is an annual event of the San Diego Asian Film Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting and promoting the diverse Pan Asian experience through the media arts.
San Diego Comic-Con International
The world's largest annual convention of everything and anything about comics, the comic book industry, as well as sci-fi, adventure and horror film, illustration, art, retail, merchandising, and more. Held at the San Diego Convention Center.
San Diego ArtWalk
ArtWalk is San Diego's largest urban arts festival. Hundreds of local and national artists show and sell their creations in a variety of media including paint, sculpture, dance, photography, digital imagery, architecture and design.
San Diego Concerts
Here's a month-by-month listing of live concerts and shows throughout San Diego.
Holiday Theater in San Diego
From A Christmas Carol to the Grinch, San Diego offers a lot of different choices to celebrate the holidays by going to the theater.
San Diego Concert Venues
From intimate clubs to arena-size, uh, arenas, San Diego has a wide variety of concert venues to choose from. Here's our guide's top picks to see live performances in and around San Diego.
San Diego Music Thing Lets Local Musicians Learn the Music Business
San Diego Music Thing is an annual event that lets local San Diego musicians learn about the music industry.