Shop Local for Small Business Saturday on November 28

small business saturdaySmall Business Saturday is a day dedicated to supporting small businesses across the country. The day is celebrated every year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. It first began in 2010 as a way to encourage people across the country to support small, local businesses; since then, it’s grown in leaps and bounds, and in 2014 an estimated $14.3 billion was spent at small independent businesses! Here are a few local La Jolla stores that will be participating this year. Continue reading

San Diego Weekend Events | Nov 20 – 22

san diego weekend events

The weather is beautiful and there is no shortage of things to do in San Diego! The annual Mother Goose Parade, a brand new ice skating rink at Liberty Station, and the Encinitas Fall Festival are all a part of the magic this weekend. Don’t miss any of these San Diego weekend events, and as always, please be sure to check ticket availability* prior to attending any event. Continue reading

18|8 Fine Men’s Salon: Reinventing the Men’s Barbershop

18|8 fine men's salonA new high-end, just-for-men salon is opening Sunday, November 22 in La Jolla! 18|8 Fine Men’s Salon caters exclusively to the modern gentleman and provides a full range of pampering and grooming experiences. The professional stylists and barbers at 18|8 not only give great men’s haircuts, they also give advice on men’s styles, trends, and grooming products. If you or the man in your life is looking for a new haircut spot, this is it! Continue reading

La Jolla Christmas Parade & Holiday Festival Returns Dec 6

la jolla christmas parade 2015The 58th annual La Jolla Christmas Parade & Holiday Festival returns to the Village on Sunday, December 6 as one of the most festive events of the holiday season. The iconic parade draws more than 25,000 people to downtown La Jolla and has been a community staple for nearly six decades – and remains a large part of what makes the holidays in La Jolla so memorable. Continue reading

Dreaming of December Nights At Balboa Park

Balboa Park December Nights

December Nights at Balboa Park return Friday, December 4 (3 – 11pm) and Saturday 5 (noon-11pm) in a grand holiday tradition for San Diego! The community festival is in its 38th year and just keeps getting better, expanding its already diverse program of free events and attractions. Continue reading

2nd Annual La Jolla Blue Book Toys for Tots Drive

toys for tots la jolla
Help a child in need this year by donating a new, unwrapped toy during our annual La Jolla Blue Book Toys for Tots Drive, now through December 16. Drop off an unwrapped toy for a child up to age 12 at our Find It La Jolla Visitor Center (7966 Herschel Avenue) and you’ll automatically be entered to win a gift card to Richard Walker’s or Chedi Thai Bistro! Continue reading