Get out there and enjoy the last official weekend of summer with our La Jolla Events guide. There are plenty of local events going on around town but if you’re feeling a bit adventurous check out the Carlsbad Music Festival, or visit the Encinitas Oktoberfest on Sunday!
FRIDAY Sept 20
Opening Reception The Kincade Chronicle by Jim Machacek
In his second exhibition at the Athenaeum, long-time San Diego artist Jim Machacek is turning the gallery into a walk-in novel. Reception is this Friday, September 20, 6:30-8:30pm Free. Exhibition on display from September 21-November 2, 2013. La Jolla Athenaeum 1008 Wall St La Jolla, CA 92037.
San Diego Restaurant Week – LAST DAY!
Experience cuisine that delights your palate and defines the art of dining in San Diego. Reservations are recommended due to the popular demand around this time.
Stanger- Acoustic Set at Riffs
Come and enjoy an intimate acoustic set with David and friends from the Stranger Band at Riffs Acoustic Music (La Jolla) this Friday night from 7-9 PM!
SATURDAY Sept 21
Scripps on Prospect: Evolution of Villa and Cottage
On view in Axline Court, this novel collaboration between MCASD and the La Jolla Historical Society examines the historical evolution of their respective buildings at 700 and 780 Prospect Street. MCASD La Jolla 700 Prospect St La Jolla, CA 92037 runs from September 21, 2013 until October 31, 2013.
2nd Annual Afternoon Tea Party: Sip and See
Enjoy an afternoon of tea and treats; all while shopping the best boutiques! Don’t miss the tea ceremony where you will taste and learn about different teas from all over the world. $15/M, $20/NM. RSVP (858) 459-0831 Location: La Jolla Community Center 6811 La Jolla Blvd La Jolla, CA 92037. September 21, 2013 from 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm.
Cine En El Parque: El Manzano Azul
All screenings will take place behind the Center for the Arts at Grape Day Park. Films begin at dusk. Movie is FREE and open to the public. Food and drink are available for purchase. Location: California Center for the Arts 340 N. Escondido Blvd, Escondido, CA 921025. September 21, 2013 movie starts are 7pm.
SUNDAY Sept 22
Encinitas Oktoberfest 2013
This year we are happy to sponsor the Encinitas Oktoberfest! Featuring Bavarian dancers and bands, along with a street craft faire featuring over 200 vendors, including artisans with unusual arts and craft items, a family food and refreshment tent serving authentic German food and beer and a ceremonial parade. Olivenhain Mountain Vista Drive and El Camino Real. September 22, 2013 from 10am-5pm.
Weekend with Locals: Larry M. Edwards
As part of Warwick’s ongoing Weekend with Locals Program this weekend they will be hosting Larry M. Edwards, author of Dare I Call it Murder? on Sunday, September 22nd at 12:00pm.
Weekend with Locals: Michael Punaro
As part of Warwick’s ongoing Weekend with Locals Program this weekend they will be hosting Michael Punaro, author of Delirium Intersect on Sunday, September 22nd at 2:30pm.
La Jolla Open Aire Market
Every Sunday, the upper playground at La Jolla Elementary is transformed into a colorful, friendly and wholesome Farmer’s Market.Corner of Girard Av and Genter St every Sunday from 9am-1pm.