Finding Culture in 2018


Are you the kind of person who enjoys theater, live music, and plays but rarely gets the chance to experience those things? There’s great news for you. There might be no better place than La Jolla to get all the culture you might want. If you make a New Year’s resolution to enjoy more of the arts, it’s a simple thing to make it happen.

Outsiders might think San Diego is all about the beaches and the sand bunnies. Locals know better and you don’t have to be a surfer or a beachcomber to have your needs fulfilled in this area. In fact, the culture is a prevalent as the tide, and you’re sure to find something you’ll love.

Whether you’re looking for art, music, or live theater, the San Diego Area won’t disappoint. You can find a great many museums with exhibits that are both exciting and enriching. When you add to that the lively theater scene, you can put a great many plays, musicals and live performances on your calendar as well. One of the best things about this area is that it’s designed for the whole family so kids and adults alike are able to enjoy what the San Diego theater scene has to offer.

Whether you’re already fully immersed in the world of theater or you’d just like to find some memorable things to do this year coming up, you’ll be happy to know that in San Diego, arts and theater are alive and well. They’re available for all tastes and all levels of experience so in 2018, why not make the arts a part of your entertainment and leisure? You’ll be glad you did!

Here are some venues and attractions to help you with your plans!

La Jolla Music Celebrates New Location Under New Ownership!

La Jolla Blue Book presents our latest “Quiet on the Set” video featuring La Jolla Music in La Jolla, CA.

La Jolla Music, a long time local favorite, is now under new ownership and has moved down the street to a new location!

The brand new location includes 8 large practice/teaching studios, 2 small group practice/teaching studio and a fully equipped Jam Room. Want to learn how to play a new instrument? La Jolla Music offers lessons for many instruments such as drums, guitar, bass, piano, and much more! Preview their musical lessons by scheduling a FREE 1-on-1 mini lesson! For more information please see the Free mini lessons schedule.

La Jolla Music offers rentals and rent-to-own band and orchestra instruments including guitar, piano, violin, plus other string, woodwind, and brass instruments. They also stock a wide selection of sheet music and accessories including reeds and strings.

Need a place to jam? La Jolla Music has practice studios you can reserve ahead of time including a fully equipped Jam room with drums, keyboard, PA, amps, and mics. The jam room is open as late as 11pm and they can supply any other instrument you might need. Please call for information.

So stop by and visit their new location which is located just down the street from La Jolla Elementary!

For more information please visit, La Jolla Music or contact them at,

7423 Girard Av
La Jolla, CA 92037

To see a full list of Music stores in La Jolla please visit our La Jolla Musical Instruments guide.

Haute La Jolla Nights | Music | Art | Shopping

Free summer event | June 9, 2012 6:00PM – 9:00PM

Celebrate the arrival of summer with Haute La Jolla Nights, an evening of art, shopping, and live music in the village of La Jolla.

This free event will be hosted on three different Saturdays this summer: June 9th, July 21st, and September 15th. Over seventy-five shops will be participating from Antique shops to clothing boutiques. Enjoy appetizers and specialty drinks while shopping at some of the finest shops in La Jolla. Stop by the many art galleries in the village where they will be hosting new art exhibitions. Live music will be playing throughout the village by thirteen different musical acts from jazz to rock.

This event is sponsored by the La Jolla Village Merchants Association and is free to the public.

Haute La Jolla Nights
When: Saturday Nights-June 9th, July 21st, Sept. 15th
Time: 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Where: Throughout the Village of La Jolla
(Girard Ave. from Pearl to Prospect, Prospect St.,Herschel and Ivanhoe.)

Sample of participating shops & art galleries: Adelaide’s, Bamboo Boutique, Brooks Brothers, Core Shape, Cups, Elizabeth Allen Atelier, Everett Stunz, Faded Awning, Girard Ave. Collection, Girard Nail & Skin Care, Jewels by the Sea, La Jolla Cove Gifts, Laura Gambucci, Maryam Beauty Salon & Spa, Pomegranate, Ralph Lauren, Seaside Home, Sweet Paper, Tommy Bahama, Tootsies Shoe Boutique, Village Gifts and Engraving, Warwick’s, Zenbu Sushi, Alcala Art and Book Store, Contemporary Fine Arts Gallery, Cosmopolitan Fine Arts, R.B. Stevenson Gallery and many more!