April 23, 2024
There’s a couple of approach to have enjoyable by the ocean this San Diego weekend. Photograph by Ken Stone

Fancy eats, movies, soccer and at all times, festivals. This San Diego weekend, take the youngsters to take pleasure in a household fest, be a part of your besties out for high foodie finds and high all of it off with surf canine on the sand. As a result of why not?

The LGBTQ Movie Competition continues by Sunday, with tracks centered on males, girls, U.S., worldwide and adults solely. Venues embrace Landmark Hillcrest and the Museum of Photographic Arts at Balboa Park. Movies begin at 1 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. Saturday and Sunday. All-access passes value $150 with particular person screenings at $15 every.

The inaugural Del Mar Meals & Wine Competition continues at Surf Sports activities Park Friday. The competition goals to seize the native sun-splashed life-style, with a lineup of movie star Meals Community cooks together with Antonia Lofaso and Eric Greenspan, blended with native cooks like Brad Smart of TRUST Restaurant Group. Different friends embrace actors Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul and sports activities stars Drew Brees and Rob Machado. The related occasions are individually ticketed, beginning at $95. The competition concludes Monday.

Cirque du Soleil – nonetheless going robust. The troupe’s newest manufacturing, Corteo, continues at Pechanga Enviornment by Sunday. Tickets begin at $39, with one present Friday and two exhibits every Saturday and Sunday.

Community festival
Clairemont Household Day hosts the neighborhood with a pancake breakfast, automobile present and extra. Photograph credit score: Through Fb

The free Clairemont Household Day returns on the South Clairemont Recreation Heart at 8 a.m. Saturday with a pancake breakfast to begin the day, adopted by a fest with a carnival zone, free pony rides, dwell music, dancers, magic and extra on the principle stage. Additionally, take pleasure in what’s billed as “The Best Present on Turf” with 250 vehicles, and AquaFest, beginning at 11 a.m., on the Clairemont Pool.

ArtWalk Carlsbad, above the Flower Fields, focuses on high-quality artwork by greater than 150 artists, who journey from all around the U.S. and Mexico to point out and promote their work. See work, sculpture, glass work, jewellery, pictures and extra. Additionally, take pleasure in interactive artwork for households at KidsWalk, together with music, meals vehicles and distributors and extra. The free occasion opens at 11 a.m. Saturday and Sunday.  

Dancers Lavina Wealthy, Trixi Agiao and Marcella Torres-Sanchez, a part of the Rising Artist program at Liberty Station, carry out at Saturday and Sunday showcases, each at 6 p.m. at Mockingbird Improv, 2590 Truxtun Highway. The artists, wrapping up their residencies, will current the work they created, together with each dance movies and dwell choreography. The showcase is free, however seating is restricted, so arrive early.

Cute alert! Helen Woodward Animal Heart’s 18th annual Surf Canine Surf-a-Thon catches the waves at Canine Seashore Del Mar on twenty ninth Road at 8 a.m. Sunday. What number of browsing canine is sufficient browsing canine? How about greater than 70? The pooches will compete in 10-minute heats for a lot of, many Instagrammable moments.

Faculty soccer, verify. Now, it’s time for the NFL’s new season. And the Gaslamp’s The Smoking Gun will have a good time with a Midwest custom – a meat raffle. Yep, the prizes are sausages, steaks and extra. From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday lots of of {dollars} value of individually wrapped, cook-at-home steaks and meats might be up for grabs. The Smoking Gun will do the honors, although, for a cost. Buy raffle tickets from waitstaff or by selecting choose cocktails.