February 25, 2024
Golf fan or no, the view of the coast from the eleventh gap at Torrey Pines Golf Course is spectacular. The course performs host to the Farmers Insurance coverage Open by way of Saturday. (Picture by Ken Murray/Icon Sportswire)

There’s a little bit of a warm-up coming this San Diego weekend. What to do? Attempt an immersive museum expertise, welcome a brand new staff to city and see a comic book with a Netflix hit.

A few of the world’s greatest golfers present up in La Jolla every year and 2024 isn’t any exception. The Farmers Insurance coverage Open continues at Torrey Pines Golf Course by way of Saturday. The sector narrowed because the event enters its remaining two days, with locals Xander Schauffele and Michael Kim in competition for the title. Tickets begin at $100 for Friday’s motion and $120 for Saturday, when the champ might be topped.

“Past Van Gogh” permits followers of the nineteenth century Dutch painter to step right into a world the place well-known works like “Starry Evening” and “Irises” come to life. The immersive expertise returns to Wyland Middle at Del Mar Fairgrounds Friday, persevering with by way of April 4. Weekend tickets value $53, however when you’ve got time through the week, they’ll be $10 much less. Additionally, look forward to Feb. 6 when “Past Monet” is added to the combination.

Run off to the circus with the fam, take them to see an outsized truck or two or introduce them to San Diego’s newest sports activities staff:

  • Circus Vargas has three native stops within the subsequent a number of weeks, beginning Friday with the North County Mall in Escondido. Tickets for the run, by way of Feb. 19, begin at $25. Subsequent up, Nationwide Metropolis and Mission Valley.
  • San Diego FC desires to get to know you. The professional soccer membership, prepping for its 2025 debut, will begin the Chrome Ball Tour amongst native communities at 10 a.m. Saturday with a cease on the Oceanside Amphitheater. Watch free avenue soccer, view native artwork and finish the day with stay music.
  • Snapdragon Stadium hosts Monster Jam for the second time this month, with a 7 p.m. present Saturday and a 3 p.m. present Sunday. See high drivers take a look at their velocity and ability whereas in some way maneuvering in 12,000-pound vans. Tickets begin at $30.

English on the Outdated Globe tells the story of 4 grownup college students as they put together for a language examination in Iran. The Pulitzer Prize winner has was a scorching ticket, with demand already resulting in an extension on the Balboa Park theater. Previews start Saturday – with seats almost gone for the weekend – with the official opening set for Thursday.

Ryan Hamilton, named one in every of Rolling Stone’s “5 Comics to Watch,” brings his nationwide tour to El Cajon. The cease follows the success of his Netflix particular, “Comfortable Face.” The Idaho native attracts in crowds with light-hearted tone, sarcastic observations and self-deprecating humor. Be part of him on the Magnolia at 6 p.m. Saturday. Tickets begin at $39.50.