La Jolla Weekend Events July 11-13

Another summer weekend is upon us! Check out the upcoming La Jolla weekend events to find out what’s happening in our fine city. From a glowing 5k race to a moonlit walk along the Scripps pier, we’ve got everything you need to have a fun-filled weekend.

77th Annual Del Mar Races Kickoff Party

When: Friday, July 11th 7pm-2am

Where: The Grand Del Mar, 5300 Grand Del Mar Way, San Diego 92130

What: Join race enthusiasts, celebrity jockeys, equestrians and socialites in kicking off the 77th Del Mar Track Season, the most celebrated summer sensation of San Diego! To stylishly kickoff the season, you are invited to come clad in dressy attire and celebrate in true race revelry on Friday, July 11. Happy hour starts at 4pm so come early to mingle and be sure to wear your best “Turf Club” attire for a chance to win best dressed prizes.

Full Moon Pier Walk

la jolla weekend eventsWhen: Friday, July 11 7pm-9pm

Where: Meet at the Birch Aquarium, 2300 Expedition Way, La Jolla 92037

What: A warm night lit by a full moon is the perfect time to explore one of La Jolla’s most prominent landmarks. Get the chance to walk along the entire 1,090-foot Ellen Browning Scripps pier while aquarium naturalists teach you about the history of Scripps Oceanography and current research projects.

Neon DASH 2014

la jolla weekend eventsWhen: Saturday, July 12 6pm-10pm

Where: Qualcomm Stadium, 9449 Friars Road, San Diego 92108

What: Join thousands in the brightest and most magical glowing 5k you’ve ever seen! Run, dance, jog or walk through 4 different Glow Zones, where we’ll cover you in our own Super Intense Ultra-violet Neon.

2014 Over the Line Tournament

When: July 12 & 13, 7:30am-6pm

Where: Fiesta Island, Mission Bay Park, San Diego

What: Experience San Diego’s original World Championship Over-the-Line Tournament! Players and spectators will gather for two consecutive weekends filled with sport and fun in the sun. Over the Line (OTL) is a bat and ball game played with 2 teams of 3 players each; play is from 7:30am to dusk.  

Ballast Point 18th Anniversary Beer Festival

la jolla weekend events When: Sunday July 13, 1pm-5pm

Where: Maritime Museum of San Diego- 492 North Harbor Drive, Embarcadero San Diego

What: Walk aboard the Star of India, the Berkeley ferry, and all of the museum’s historic vessels and sample beers at 9 different locations throughout the ships and museum. 50 Ballast Point beers will be featured, including some rare and limited options. Tickets are $40 per person.

The following two tabs change content below.
Emily Ruchlewicz

Emily Ruchlewicz

News & Feature Writer at
Emily Ruchlewicz is a News and Feature writer at Blue Book Publishers and has written more than 100 La Jolla-related articles. Follow her blogs to stay informed about new businesses, read exclusive interviews with local business owners, and keep up with community events. (

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *