San Diego Military Lifestyle Has Moved!

by Jen McDonald on January 29, 2016


San Diego Military Lifestyle has moved in a new direction. We will no longer be actively blogging here, but you can join us at our parent site, MilitaryByOwner, to stay updated on military life, home selling and renting, and regional information.

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Weekend Event Coronado Speed Festival

by diane on September 17, 2015

celebrating the amazing porsche

Annual Fleet Week Coronado Speed Festival 

September 19 and 20 8am-5pm

Active duty Military & immediate dependents (with ID): FREE
Adult (ages 13+): $25.00-35.00(day of race)
Adult Weekend: $35.00-45.00 (day of race)

The annual Fleet Week Coronado Speed Festival (“The Race at the Base”) is celebrating its 17th year. Join thousands of race enthusiasts and fans in this premier motorsports event saluting our nation’s military.

The Fleet Week Coronado Speed Festival is Fleet Week San Diego’s marquee event. The event features fast-paced, thrilling auto racing and exhibitions for car enthusiasts of all ages at one of the most distinctive race track locations – Naval Air Station North Island, the birthplace of Naval Aviation. Nowhere else can you see a variety of cars racing on a live runway used by the U.S. Navy.

This is the only Navy Open House on the West Coast. Naval Base Coronado is home to over 20,000 active duty military and over 4,000 civilian employees. The general public only gets a glimpse of the daily activities happening at the base.

The Fleet Week Coronado Speed Festival is produced by San Diego Fleet Week Foundation and hosted by the Naval Base Coronado and the Morale, Welfare and Recreation Program (MWR) which benefits military personnel and their families. They in turn provide positive support for the active duty military community and their families through quality of life Programs including single sailor recreation centers, fitness and aquatic facilities and base theater free movies.


Never Forget

September 11, 2015
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Upcoming Events

August 28, 2015

  US Sand Sculpting Challenge and Dimensional Art Exposition September 4 – 7, 2015                                                                                   […]

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Lockwood Table Cafe

August 25, 2015

We found a great cafe over the weekend!  Lockwood Table in Solana Beach right off the 5. You will need to search a little for it but once you’ve found it I promise you will go back! They offer a wonderful breakfast and fresh squeezed orange juice that is great and I’m not an orange […]

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August 21, 2015

Catch the San Diego Padres take on the St. Louis Cardinals at Petco Park. Game Day Promotions & Events: Military Members 50% off tickets on Sunday! Friday, August 21 First Pitch – 7:10 PM Promotion – WineFest and First Responders Appreciation saturday, August 22 First Pitch – 5:40 PM Promotion – Dri Fit T-Shirt Sunday, […]

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Updating Tricare After a Move

August 19, 2015

  Tricare  you either love it or hate it. Military families all have to deal with the military insurance system, updating the information with each move. There have been times in the last 17+ years that Tricare has been great! The time my daughter ended up in the ER at State college. Tricare took care of […]

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Julian Starfest this Weekend!

August 14, 2015

Julian StarFest August 13-15                                                                                                         […]

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Back to School!

August 11, 2015

Who is more excited, you or your children? The beginning of the school year is stressful for all children but more stressful for the military child that is starting a new school with the need to make new friends. Hopefully, here are a few steps to smooth out the transition. First, look at what your […]

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San Diego Events

August 7, 2015

  Tonight! Party in the park!                                                                                                   […]

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