December 2016

Dec 2

December Nights

12.02.2016 5:00 pm

It's that time of year again in Balboa Park! December Nights returns on Dec. 2 and 3. Enjoy free admission to our current exhibitions from 5 - 9 p.m. both nights. Need a place to rest your feet? Escape from the crowds and join MOPA in our Welcome Lodge! With holiday themed props, a beautiful backdrop and sparkling ornaments - you can bring your family and enjoy the holiday season with a special take-home token from your MOPA family. The MOPA Shop will also be open and fully stocked for the masses. Our promotion, those 2 nights only, will be 25 percent off all MOPA Logo Wear, hoodies, track jacket and tees. Kick off the holidays with MOPA!

Dec 16

MOPA Treks to Hollywood

12.16.2016 8:30 am

The Academy Film Archive is hosting MOPA Members and friends on Friday, Dec. 16, for a private tour of Jeff Bridges: SET SHOTS. The exhibit displays a series of photographs capturing Hollywood's best in between takes of cinema's most iconic films - revealing a dynamic, candid and honest portrait of Hollywood and the film industry today. The tour will be hosted by Loretta Ayeroff, Director of the Jeff Bridges Photography Archive.

This event is $150 per person, which includes a charted bus to and from Hollywood, complimentary admission and fees for the director-led private tour and complimentary dinner before we head back to San Diego.


Want to learn more about this opportunity? Contact Selina Hudgins at or 619.238.7559 x300.

Dec 17

Film: Django (1966)

12.17.2016 7:00 pm

Sergio Corbucci / 1966 / 92min.

Co-presented with Film Geeks SD

A coffin-dragging gunslinger and a half-breed prostitute become embroiled in a bitter feud between a Klan of Southern racists and a band of Mexican Revolutionaries.

TICKETS: $10 general | $5 MOPA members
Purchase tickets here

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