Check out these fun La Jolla weekend events going on in and around La Jolla for March 21-23rd. Looking to enjoy some outdoor art? Take a tour of UCSD’s Stuart Collection. It’s fun and FREE! Happy weekend everyone!
Patina Annual Spring Sale
Friday March 21st – 29th
Enjoy 20% off all merchandise in stock. Patina Gift Store is located at 957 Turquoise St across from the French Gourmet. 858-488-4488. www.patinagiftstore.com.
Needlepoint of La Jolla Trunk Show
Now until March 22nd
Needlepoint of La Jolla is kicking off their trunk show on Saturday, March 8 until March 22 showcasing Laurel Burch canvases, totes, bags and purses. Canvases start at $24 and prices of bags start at $12. 5685 La Jolla BlLa Jolla, CA 92037. 858-454-0082. www.needlepointoflajolla.com.
Visual Emotionism: Presenting Andre Desjardins
March 21st 5pm-9pm.
The Monarch Fine Art Gallery of La Jolla presents world-renowned master painter and sculptor. Each attendee will receive a Monarch Fine Art of La Jolla gift certificate and two tickets to the La Jolla Festival of the Arts on June 21-22. Single admission cost is $75. Monarch Fine Art Gallery of La Jolla, 1205 Prospect Street, Suite A La Jolla, CA 92037. 760-753-1670. www.lajollaartfestival.org
Transformations: The Butterfly Project and Beyond
Now until May 28th
This show, exhibiting one-of-a-kind pieces, celebrates the mystery of the butterfly that often serves as a metaphor for the human spirit that is eternally seeking hope and freedom. The Gotthelf Art Gallery at the San Diego Center for Jewish Culture, 4126 Executive Dr La Jolla, CA 92037. 858-362-1344. www.sdcjc.org
San Diego Latino Film Festival
Now until March 23rd
The San Diego Latino Film Festival was established 21 years ago as a student film festival focusing on works by Latinos and/or about the Latino experience. Digiplex Mission Valley, 7510 Hazard Center Drive San Diego, CA 92108. Tickets and information: www.sdlatinofilm.com 619-230-1938.
10th Annual Race for Autism
March 22nd 8:30-11am
Be a superhero for those with autism! 100% of the funds raised at the Race stays in San Diego to support local autism programs, services, treatments, outreach efforts, and educational initiatives to hundreds of classrooms.
Location: Balboa Park. Start and Finish on the west side at 6th Ave and Laurel St.
3rd Annual Healthy Living Festival
March 22-23rd. 10am-5pm
Choose from 30 different free workshops, seminars, and cooking demos; visit 200 exhibitors offering the latest healthy living products and services. Free event. Del Mar Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall, 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd Del Mar, CA 92014. 858-755-1161. www.healthylivingfestival.com
San Marcos ALIVE Artwalk
March 23rd. 10am-6pm.
Spend a day enjoying fine art, a craft fair, a community art mural, and more than 20 hands-on art projects. San Marcos Civic Center, 3 Civic Center Drive San Marcos, CA 92069. 760-744-9000. www.san-marcos.net.
Puppy Party at Muttropolis La Jolla
March 23rd. 4pm-5pm
Celebrate National Puppy Day with us! We’ll provide light appetizers and refreshments for you and treats for your pup. Muttropolis La Jolla, 7755 Girard Avenue La Jolla, CA 92037. www.muttropolis.com.
La Jolla Open Aire Market
Every Sunday from 9am-1pm.
The La Jolla Farmers Market is held every Sunday at La Jolla Elementary from 9:00AM-1:00PM. Perfect for the entire family, or just cruise down on your bike to pick up local and organically grown foods. www.lajollamarket.com.
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