Special Events & Parties

Film festivals aren’t just about showing films, they’re about celebration! So come party with us at some of this year’s special events.

 

OPENING NIGHT AFTER PARTY
(FREE for LITTLE FOREST ticket holders & badgeholders)
THUR Nov. 8, 9:00-11:00PM
San Diego Natural History Museum
1788 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101

 

TAIWAN FILM SHOWCASE RECEPTION
(FREE for Taiwan Film ticket holders & badgeholders, precedes screening of DEAR EX)
FRI Nov. 9, 5:30-6:30PM
UCSD Price Center
9500 Gilman Dr. La Jolla, CA 92093

 

MR. & MRS. CRUZ RECEPTION
(FREE for MR. & MRS. CRUZ ticket holders and badgeholders)
FRI Nov. 9, 5:30-7:00PM
Ultrastar Mission Valley
7510 Hazard Center Dr. #100
San Diego, CA 92108

 

SDAFF AWARDS GALA & AFTER PARTY
($200 for Pac Arts members; $250 general)
SAT Nov. 10, 5:00-9:00PM
Port Pavilion at Broadway Pier
1000 N Harbor Dr.
San Diego, CA 92101

 

SDAFF Awards Gala After Party
(FREE for badgeholders)
9:00PM-Midnight

 

 

QUEER ACTUALLY RECEPTION
(FREE for QUEER ACTUALLY ticket holders & badgeholders)
SAT Nov. 10, 8:30-10:00PM
Ultrastar Mission Valley
7510 Hazard Center Dr. #100
San Diego, CA 92108

 

FILMMAKER & INDUSTRY BRUNCH
(Filmmaker & industry guests only)
SUN Nov. 11, 10:30AM-12:30PM
Hazard Center, 3rd Floor
7150 Hazard Center Dr.
San Diego, CA 92108

REEL VOICES RECEPTION
(FREE for REEL VOICES ticket holders & badgeholders)
SUN Nov. 11, 1:30-3:00PM
Hazard Center, 3rd Floor
7150 Hazard Center Dr.
San Diego, CA 92108

 

CENTERPIECE RECEPTION
(FREE for INVENTING TOMORROW ticket holders & badgeholders)
SUN Nov. 11, 5:30-7:00PM
Ultrastar Mission Valley
7510 Hazard Center Dr. #100
San Diego, CA 92108

 

MEMBER & BADGEHOLDER RECEPTION
(FREE for members & badgeholders, follows screening of DEAR EX)
MON Nov. 12, 8:00-9:30PM
Ultrastar Mission Valley
7510 Hazard Center Dr. #100
San Diego, CA 92108

 

YOUTH DAY
(for 15 participating high school and middle schools)
WED Nov. 13 and THUR Nov. 14
Ultrastar Mission Valley
7510 Hazard Center Dr. #100
San Diego, CA 92108

 

SDAFF HAPPY HOURS
(Suggested donation)
TUES Nov. 13 & WED Nov. 14
7:00-8:30PM
Ultrastar Mission Valley
7510 Hazard Center Dr. #100
San Diego, CA 92108

AFTER PARTY
(Cocktail specials until closing, open to the general public)
THUR Nov. 15, 7:30PM until close
Crab Hut Mira Mesa
8280 Mira Mesa Blvd E
San Diego, CA 92126

 

CLOSING NIGHT AFTER PARTY
(FREE for RAMEN SHOP ticket holders & badgeholders)
SAT Nov. 17, 9:00-11:00PM
Natural History Museum
1788 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101