San Diego & La Jolla Weekend Events: March 16th & 17th

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From St. Patrick’s Day to nature walks, this San Diego weekend is packed with events. So what are you waiting for? Make your plans now! There’s something for everyone!


Saturday, March 16th

Green St. Patty’s Day Beer Magic
11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Home Brewing Co.
Everything else is green, why make an exception to your beer? Home Brewing Co. in North Park is among the local spots offering green brewskies on Saturday. Open until 9 p.m.

San Diego ShamROCK
2 p.m. to Midnight, Gaslamp Quarter
The 25th Annual San Diego ShamROCK will return to downtown’s Gaslamp Quarter, and the streets will be green with St. Patrick’s Day liveliness. The event  will span six blocks, and includes live music across three stages. General admission tickets start at $30.

Sunday, March March 17th

Gaslamp Artisan Market
10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Fifth Avenue
Go check out the new Gaslamp Quarter’s Fifth Avenue between Market Street and Island Avenue and let us know what you think! Pop through different restaurants and shops, and explore the new exciting area!

Sunday, January 27th :Guided Nature Walk
9:30 a.m., Mission Trails Regional Park Visitor Center
It’s going to be a beautiful weekend to get outside! Take a free guided 1.5 hour nature walk from Mission Trails Regional Park. Along the way you’ll learn about animals, plants, and history of this park in San Diego.

Cheers in La Jolla this St. Patrick’s Day

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Hey, San Diego, St. Paddy’s Day is this weekend and it’s time to get your green on! Here are some of the best places to grab a pint of ale, swill some brewski’s, or be like Columbus and take a chance on discovering some fantastic grub in the local area.

Public House

Who’s hungry? The burgers and specialty ales at The Public House La Jolla your home away from home! You’d be remiss not to breeze through the friendly doors into a welcoming atmosphere to delight in their rotating taps of Belgian and German beers, local San Diego beers, as well as many difficult to locate craft beers and microbrews from all around the world. Besides a fantastic selection of bottled beers, many of which are specialty and limited release beers, locals and visitors alike are sure to find something simply amazing at The Public House La Jolla.

The Public House Bar & Grill is located in the very heart of historic La Jolla Village on Kline Street, between Fay & Eads Street.

The Rooftop La Jolla

This splendid, recently remodeled ocean view lounge provides a spirited and enjoyable atmosphere with more than a wee bit of tranquility and class that everyone can certainly enjoy. It is conveniently located on Prospect Street in the very heart of downtown La Jolla. Rooftop is acknowledged for its consummate fine dining, extraordinary live entertainment, and you have to experience to believe it, truly outstanding service. The Rooftop La Jolla is just what the doctor ordered for one and all!

LJ Crafted Wines

Who said you just have to drink beer on St. Patrick’s Day? If you’re more of a wine person, head on over to LJ Crafted Wines. They are an Urban Winery Tasting Room In La Jolla. Serving Fine Wines Directly From The Barrel.

And don’t forget to stop by Karl Strauss in La Jolla, or their main brewery in Pacific Beach, San Diego. St.

And as always, don’t push your luck – drink responsibly and don’t drink and drive.

 

San Diego & La Jolla Weekend Events: March 9th & 10th

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From whale watching tours to beer festivals, this San Diego weekend is packed with events. So what are you waiting for? Make your plans now! There’s something for everyone!


Saturday, March 9

San Diego Whale Watching Tours
9:30 a.m. or 1:30 p.m., Flagship Cruises & Events
Come experience an incredible moment with nature at the San Diego Whale Watching Tours. Aboard the two-story yacht, the Marietta, and enjoy the three-and-a-half hours tour. Weekend prices cost $48 for adults and $24 for children ages 4 to 12. Departure times vary, depending on the day you choose to cruise. 

Best Coast Beer Fest
1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Embarcadero Park South
Bottoms up! This Saturday The Best Coast Beer Fest will be bringing more than 100 breweries together for a day of brewskies, food, music and fun at Embarcadero Park South. Tickets are $55 and include unlimited beer samples and a souvenir cup. Tickets the day of the event are $60.

Sunday, March 10

Gaslamp Artisan Market
10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Fifth Avenue
Go check out the new Gaslamp Quarter’s Fifth Avenue between Market Street and Island Avenue and let us know what you think! Pop through different restaurants and shops, and explore the new exciting area!

Sunday, January 27th :Guided Nature Walk
9:30 a.m., Mission Trails Regional Park Visitor Center
It’s going to be a beautiful weekend to get outside! Take a free guided 1.5 hour nature walk from Mission Trails Regional Park. Along the way you’ll learn about animals, plants, and history of this park in San Diego.

La Jolla and San Diego Weekend Events: March 2nd & 3rd

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From nature walks to Mardi Gras, this San Diego weekend is packed with events. So what are you waiting for? Make your plans now! There’s something for everyone!


Saturday, March 2

Yoga in the City

9 a.m. to 10 a.m., Quartyard
Find some tranquility this weekend at the Quartyard. This weekly yoga series is presented by the Downtown San Diego Partnership, and is a family-friendly, one-hour class led by Yoga One. All ages and yogi levels are welcome. Don’t forget your mat!

Gaslamp Quarter Mardi Gras: Big Easy Bites & Booze Tour
1 p.m. to 5 p.m., The Field Irish Pub
It’s that time of year again! If you can’t make it to New Orleans, you can ring in Mardi Gras 2019 with aself-guided, walking tasting tour. Try New Orleans foods and libations from 20 of the top spots in downtown San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter. Have some fun VIP after-party once you collect 10 beads. Tickets run at $30, and this event is obviously 21+

Sunday, March 3 

Gaslamp Artisan Market
10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Fifth Avenue
Go check out the new Gaslamp Quarter’s Fifth Avenue between Market Street and Island Avenue and let us know what you think! Pop through different restaurants and shops, and explore the new exciting area!

Sunday, January 27th :Guided Nature Walk
9:30 a.m., Mission Trails Regional Park Visitor Center
It’s going to be a beautiful weekend to get outside! Take a free guided 1.5 hour nature walk from Mission Trails Regional Park. Along the way you’ll learn about animals, plants, and history of this park in San Diego.

Where To Watch Super Bowl LIlI in La Jolla

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It’s Super Bowl time again! If you want to celebrate with fellow San Diego and La Jolla folks, we have some of the best spots for you to check out. Enjoy, and as always, celebrate responsibly.

Karl Strauss Brewery La Jolla

If you love cracking open a bottle of Karl Strauss at home, then you must go check out the La Jolla Location. Strauss has been proudly serving California since 1989, and their drinks are brewed fresh at their Main Brewery in Pacific Beach, San Diego. Have a real experience and pay a visit to Karl Strauss on game day.  Sandwiches, salads, and appetizers are also served. Sunday hours are 11 am – 9 pm.

The Shack

Nothing says Super Bowl better than a favorite spot by the locals. Located steps away from Windansea Beach in La Jolla, The Shack offers delicious food and great beer and cocktails. Plus, the fact that they’re pet friendly, have a sweet firepit, and 12 TVs make it even better. Feel right at home and watch the game at The Shack.

The Lot La Jolla

Why not catch the gruelling action on the gridiron, then relax with a flick at The Lot La Jolla? Patrons will enjoy a choice of either indoor or outdoor viewing areas in the restaurant, bar and patio at La Jolla hot spot. The Lot always goes big with Super Bowl Sunday, so be sure to call and make plans!

San Diego & La Jolla Christmas Weekend Events

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It’s going to be a wonderful holiday weekend, and San Diego is full of the festivities. Enjoy your Christmas weekend in La Jolla and the surrounding areas with some of these activities.
Saturday December 22nd:
 
5 p.m. to 10 p.m
Once all of the presents are all safely nestled under the tree, there’s nothing left to do but go enjoy the holiday lights. In San Diego, there are so many places to go check out these holiday lights. East County to the South Bay, you will find festive lights around town, and it will be fun for the entire family!
Holiday by the Bay
5 p.m. to 11 p.m., Hilton San Diego Bayfront
Come have some holiday fun at the Holiday by the Bay! This year, they will feature two-story ice tubing slide, “iceberg” bumper cars , and a light show centered around a Christmas tree. Festive libations available for adults. Tickets are only $20 for adults or $15 for kids under 12.
Sunday, December 23rd:
Christmas Under the Stars
5 p.m., Allied Gardens Park
The Grove Church will host a family-friendly event at Allied Gardens Park on Greenbrier Avenue. This event will include a one-hour candlelight service, traditional Christmas carols, treats and family photos. Free and fun for the whole family!

Guided Nature Walk 9:30 a.m.
Mission Trails Regional Park Visitor Center
It’s going to be a beautiful and festive weekend to get outside! Bundle up and take a free guided 1.5 hour nature walk from Mission Trails Regional Park. Along the way you’ll learn about animals, plants, and history of this park in San Diego.

San Diego Weekend Events: August 18th & 19th

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Summertime is in full swing, and San Diego is popping with activities! Don’t miss out on the weekend fun!
Saturday, August 18th: 
 

Del Mar Beer Fest
2 to 6 p.m., Del Mar Fairgrounds
It’s the weekend, and naturally… you might want to drink. Well, you’ll want to head over to Del Mar where 100 local and international brew makers will be pouring the good stuff. $42 ticket unlimited one-ounce sips of award-winning, specialty and up-and-coming breweries. As as added bonus, ticketholders also get admission to Del Mar Racin!

Cans & Jams
2 to 5 p.m., Searsucker (Downtown)
Searsucker in the Gaslamp Quarter this Saturday for Cans and Jams. Thorn Brewing will be delighting guests in sips of their brew at $6 a can.  $1 of each can sold during the event will be donated to the Shasta County Fire Relief Fund to aid victims of the Carr Fire in Northern California.
 
Sunday, August 19th: 
 
Del Mar Racing
11:30 a.m. (through September 3), Del Mar Racetracks
The Del Mar Racing season is upon us, and you won’t want to miss it! Gates at the Del Mar Racetrack open at 11:30 a.m. with a first post time of 2 p.m. most days during the summer racing season, which runs from July 18 to September 3. 
Nature Walk at Silver Strand State Beach
1:30 to 2:30 p.m., Lifeguard Headquarters (Silver Strand)
It’s going to be a beautiful and warm weekend to get outside! Get in on this free, one-hour nature walk as you use learn about the scenery and the animals in their natural habitat. The walk begins at Lifeguard Headquarters.

San Diego Happenings: August 11th & 12th

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Saturday, August 11th
 
13th Annual Fine Art Festival 
10 to 6 p.m. (through Sunday), Liberty Station

Come celebrate 13 years of Liberty Station’s Art District at Ingram Plaza. The event will take place at The Arts District, which will have booths with local artists, beer and wine, and street food at this. Not to mention, the event is free!
San Diego Beer and Wine Fest 
3 to 6 p.m., Embarcadero Marina Park North
 
Get ready to cheers! Two festivals, San Diego Beer Fest and San Diego’s Uncorked Wine Festival, have teamed up for one large event. The inaugural San Diego Beer and Wine Fest will have unlimited samples from a selection of hundreds of brews and wines. A $55 general admission ticket gets you everything you need. Don’t worry, there will also be tasty bites for purchase from food trucks.
Sunday, August 12th
Cinema Under the Stars: ‘When Harry Met Sally’
8 p.m., Hotel Del Coronado 
 
Grab a blanket and a lawn chair, and get ready to watch a movie under the stars. Come watch “When Harry Met Sally,” starting at 8 p.m. A different film will be shown each week for the summer season through September 2. Admission is $18 at the box office, or you can reserve your seat in advance for $20.
Nature Walk at Silver Strand State Beach
1:30 to 2:30 p.m., Lifeguard Headquarters (Silver Strand)
It’s going to be a beautiful and warm weekend to get outside! Get in on this free, one-hour nature walk as you use learn about the scenery and the animals in their natural habitat. The walk begins at Lifeguard Headquarters.