Events

  • Noted Carmel Valley Chef William Bradley to participate in Robb Report Culinary Masters

    Noted Carmel Valley Chef William Bradley to participate in Robb Report Culinary Masters

    Studio’s executive chef Craig Strong will welcome “a most impressive chef lineup” into his kitchen to prepare an elegant one-of-a-kind six-course dinner for guests on Monday, Oct. 23 as part of the annual Robb Report Culinary Masters benefiting the ment’or BKB Foundation. Headlined by ment’or founders...

  • Breeders’ Cup Festival offers a variety of unique events

    Breeders’ Cup Festival offers a variety of unique events

    The Breeders’ Cup World Thoroughbred Championships isn’t just a two-day showcase of the top thoroughbred racehorses in training. It has evolved to include a weeklong series of events that highlight the best of the host site’s offerings, and this year’s Breeders’ Cup Festival at Del Mar is the biggest...

  • 'Mystifique': a unique take on Poe works to haunt CCA campus

    'Mystifique': a unique take on Poe works to haunt CCA campus

    Canyon Crest Academy will perform "Mystifique," a devised theatre piece on Oct. 27-28, Nov. 2-4 and Nov. 7-9.

  • 2017 Breeders’ Cup and Bing Crosby fall racing season set to begin

    2017 Breeders’ Cup and Bing Crosby fall racing season set to begin

    After many months of planning and prepping, the stage has been set for the 34th annual Breeders’ Cup World Thoroughbred Championships to come to Del Mar. It’s finally showtime. One of thoroughbred racing’s biggest events, the Breeders’ Cup consists of 13 Grade I races with purses and awards totaling...

  • Oct. 12: Event briefs

    Oct. 12: Event briefs

    CCA presents ‘Mystifique: a Macabre Masquerade’ Tickets are available now to Canyon Crest Academy’s Envision Theater’s first show of the 2017-2018 season. Enter the wild, wondrous world of Edgar Allan Poe in this fusion of theatre, puppetry and music. Co-created in collaboration with Canyon Crest...

  • Oct. 5: Event briefs

    CCA Foundation presents ‘Taste of the Village’ On Oct. 8, from 2- 6 p.m., the Canyon Crest Academy Foundation will host “Taste of the Village,” located at the Village at Pacific Highlands Ranch shopping center in Carmel Valley. This is a family-friendly community event where you can sample delicious...

  • Taste of the Village benefits Canyon Crest Academy Oct. 8

    Taste of the Village benefits Canyon Crest Academy Oct. 8

    Take your taste buds on a tour and give back to Canyon Crest Academy with The Taste of the Village on Sunday, Oct. 8. Hosted by the Village of Pacific Highlands Ranch and the Canyon Crest Academy Foundation, this one-night event helps you find your inner foodie while supporting a local public school....

  • Sept. 28: Event briefs

    Sept. 28: Event briefs

    Art San Diego Sept. 28-Oct. 1 Art San Diego, one of the nation’s largest and most respected contemporary art shows, takes place Sept. 28-Oct. 1 at the Wyland Center at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. This year’s theme is [FUSION]: the merging of artistic mediums, of exhibitors and collectors, and of...

  • Walk A Mile in Her Shoes takes strides to end domestic violence

    Walk A Mile in Her Shoes takes strides to end domestic violence

    The YWCA of San Diego County’s 10th annual Walk A Mile in Her Shoes event will be held on Saturday, Oct. 14 at 10 a.m., beginning at MLK Promenade Park at 4th Avenue and K Street. The lighthearted event, in which both men and women walkers take on the mile in a pair of heels, helps raise awareness...

  • Sept. 21: Event briefs

    Sept. 21: Event briefs

    An art exhibit featuring the work of Karen Peppard Caruso is on display at the Carmel Valley Library through Sept. 30.

  • Sept. 7: Event briefs

    Sept. 7: Event briefs

    Summer Twilight Concert Sept. 10 The Del Mar Foundation’s final Summer Twilight Concert of this season will be held Sunday, Sept. 10 at Powerhouse Park, 1658 Coast Boulevard, Del Mar, with Sensation Show Band performing. All concerts are free and open to the public. The concert begins at 5 p.m.,...

  • 12th Annual Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon gets ready to make a splash

    12th Annual Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon gets ready to make a splash

    With summertime nearing its close, west-coast canines wouldn’t dream of missing the singular event of the beach season – Helen Woodward Animal Center’s 12th Annual Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon, held at Dog Beach in Del Mar, presented by Blue Buffalo. Surfing canines love this dog surf-competition in particular...

  • Aug. 31: Event briefs

    Aug. 31: Event briefs

    Taste of Del Mar The Del Mar Village Association will present The Taste of Del Mar Sept. 7 from 5-8 p.m. The village of Del Mar celebrates the culinary flavors and local libations that make the Del Mar Village so unique. Attendees are invited to savor tastes from more than 25 local and award-winning...

  • Geppetto's celebrates 25th anniversary with parties, 'Golden Ticket' contest

    Geppetto's celebrates 25th anniversary with parties, 'Golden Ticket' contest

    It has been 25 years since the Miller family purchased a single toy store and began the expansion that has made Geppetto's into the largest independent toy retailer in the country. Geppetto’s has nine locations in San Diego County, including stores in Del Mar Highlands Town Center and Flower Hill...

  • Aug. 24: Event briefs

    Aug. 24: Event briefs

    The City of Solana Beach’s Parks and Recreation Commission is hosting the 13th annual Beach Blanket Movie Night

  • Taste of Del Mar event to be held Sept. 7

    Taste of Del Mar event to be held Sept. 7

    The Del Mar Village Association will present The Taste of Del Mar Sept. 7 from 5-8 p.m. The quaint seaside village of Del Mar celebrates the culinary flavors and local libations that make the Del Mar Village so unique. Attendees are invited to savor tastes from more than 25 local and award-winning...

  • Aug. 17: Event briefs

    Aug. 17: Event briefs

    SB Civic and Historical Society BBQ The Solana Beach Civic and Historical Society will open the 2017 season of evening meetings with its traditional September barbecue. The barbecue will be held at the Fletcher Cove Community Center on Sept. 8 at 5 p.m. The cost is $15 per person and checks can...

  • Community Outreach Meeting to discuss 16-Acre Del Mar parcel set for Aug. 30

    Community Outreach Meeting to discuss 16-Acre Del Mar parcel set for Aug. 30

    The Robert Green Company and Zephyr will hold a community outreach workshop on Wednesday, Aug. 30 at 6 p.m. to present plans for the parcel overlooking North Beach in Del Mar at Camino Del Mar and Border Avenue, as a part of the Community Participation Program. This community outreach workshop...

  • North Coast Rep to present Neil Simon comedy ‘Last of the Red Hot Lovers’

    North Coast Rep to present Neil Simon comedy ‘Last of the Red Hot Lovers’

    North Coast Rep will begin Season 36 with one of Neil Simon’s enduring comedic masterpieces, “Last of the Red Hot Lovers.”

  • Aug. 10: Event briefs

    Aug. 10: Event briefs

    Del Mar Racetrack events On Friday Aug. 11, The White Buffalo will kick off the weekend. Saturday Aug. 12, fill up on craft brews and unlimited delicious burgers from all around San Diego at Burgers and Brews! Then hang around and see the hip-hop legend Ludacris perform. On Sunday, celebrate family...

  • With ArtWalk, Jeremy Sicile-Kira finds his way as an artist

    With ArtWalk, Jeremy Sicile-Kira finds his way as an artist

    The brush strokes hold to the canvas broad and thick, dense with texture, vibrant in greens and blues and oranges, crystalizing the life that hides away in Jeremy Sicile-Kira’s mind — buried deep, formed in dreams and brought into being by sole virtue of those weighty, resolute strokes. Jeremy’s...

  • Aug. 3: Event briefs

    Aug. 3: Event briefs

    Summer Twilight concert Aug. 8 The Del Mar Foundation’s next Summer Twilight concert will be held Tuesday, Aug. 8 at Powerhouse Park, 1658 Coast Boulevard, Del Mar, with The Ultimate Stones performing. All concerts are free and open to the public. The concert begins at 7 p.m., preceded by a 6 p.m....

  • Salsa Under the Stars brings night of dancing to Pacific Highlands Ranch

    Salsa Under the Stars brings night of dancing to Pacific Highlands Ranch

    Some of the best dancers in San Diego will come together on Saturday, Aug. 12 for Salsa Under the Stars, a night of dancing at the Village of Pacific Highlands Ranch from 6:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. The salsa social will include free professional dance instruction, social dancing and exciting performances...

  • A variety of events to be held at the Del Mar Racetrack Aug. 4-6

    A variety of events to be held at the Del Mar Racetrack Aug. 4-6

    Next weekend brings thrilling races, two free concerts, an epic food fest, family fun and more at the Del Mar Racetrack. Starting on Friday, Aug. 4, rock band, Eagles Of Death Metal will perform during Del Mar’s Summer Concert Series. On Saturday, Aug. 5, Country Fest begins and fans will love...

  • July 28: Event briefs

    July 28: Event briefs

    TPHS Football fundraiser Torrey Pines High School Football will host its annual “Kick Off Party” fundraising golf tournament on Saturday, Aug. 5 at the Fairbanks Ranch Country Club. The fundraiser supports more than 150 young athletes in the Falcon football program. The nine-hole golf tournament...

  • Crafting with a purpose at Mint Studio Aug. 4

    Crafting with a purpose at Mint Studio Aug. 4

    Mint Studio is hosting a heart-warming workshop for kids, teaching the beauty of spreading kindness through art and creativity with Word Rocks. On Aug. 4 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Word Rocks founder and Carmel Valley resident Carol Areas will lead children through painting rocks and choosing words...

  • July 20: Event briefs

    July 20: Event briefs

    Del Mar Rose Society to host Hudson Elliott The Del Mar Rose Society will host its favorite guest speaker, Hudson Elliott from Armstrong Garden Center, at 7 p.m. July 27. His rose and garden lectures are always entertaining, lively and fun, and promises to be interesting. The group meets at Powerhouse...

  • San Diego-based Tribal Seeds to kick off Del Mar Racetrack concert series

    San Diego-based Tribal Seeds to kick off Del Mar Racetrack concert series

    The renowned Del Mar Racetrack concert series has featured the likes of musical legends from Jack Johnson to Weezer. Come July 21, Tribal Seeds joins that esteemed list to kick of the track’s 2017 season. “I’m stoked Tribal Seeds is a part of the series,” said the band’s co-founder and keyboard...

  • July 13: Event briefs

    July 13: Event briefs

    Monday Night Jazz performance at NC Rep North Coast Repertory Theatre will hold a Monday Night Jazz performance featuring The Peter Sprague Trio July 24 at 7:30 p.m. The Peter Sprague trio explores the jazz tradition of improvisation but with a slightly different spin — they bring their jazz viewpoint...

  • 2017 season kicks off July 19 with Opening Day events

    2017 season kicks off July 19 with Opening Day events

    Del Mar’s summer Opening Day celebration is more than just a day-long affair. Preparations begin well ahead of time, as women and men shop for the perfect outfit and headgear to don at this premier event on the San Diego social scene schedule. But by July 19, everyone will be ready to strut their...

  • Event briefs: July 6

    Event briefs: July 6

    Summer Twilight concert July 11 The Del Mar Foundation’s next Summer Twilight concert will be held Tuesday, July 11 at Powerhouse Park, 1658 Coast Boulevard, Del Mar, with DSB - The Next Best Thing To Journey performing. All concerts are free and open to the public. The concert begins at 7 p.m.,...

  • On Opening Day, Del Mar Yacht Club celebrates 25th anniversary

    On Opening Day, Del Mar Yacht Club celebrates 25th anniversary

    When the party-loving masses return to the Del Mar Racetrack on Opening Day, one tradition will revive among the countless others: Bermuda shorts and flip flops a-plenty scattered throughout the sea of seersucker suits and Italian loafers. Because for the Del Mar Yacht Club, the arrival of the...

  • June 29: Event briefs

    June 29: Event briefs

    North Coast Repertory Theatre closes Season 35 with the San Diego premiere of At This Evening's Performance,

  • Craft Classic Half Marathon returns on July 16

    Craft Classic Half Marathon returns on July 16

    The Craft Classic will run on the SR-56 bike path on July 16 but no roads are fully closed.

  • Jun 23: Event briefs

    Jun 23: Event briefs

    Summer events for kids at library The Solana Beach Library has events planned for children each Thursday, 10:30 a.m., now through Aug. 10. This program series is part of “Reading by Design,” the 2017 Summer Reading Program. 6/29 Pacific Animal Productions 7/06 Amazing Dana Magic Show 7/13 Wild...

  • Summer Twilight Concerts return to Del Mar June 20

    Summer Twilight Concerts return to Del Mar June 20

    Everyone knows that summer has arrived in Del Mar with the return of the Del Mar Foundation’s Summer Twilight Concert Series.

  • June 15: Event briefs

    June 15: Event briefs

    The popular Solana Beach Concerts at the Cove summer series kicks off Thursday, June 22, from 6-7:30 p.m. at Fletcher Cove Park

  • June 8: Event briefs

    June 8: Event briefs

    CV Library Symposium for seniors June 19 Carmel Valley Branch Library is hosting monthly Symposiums for Seniors with June’s topic “Beauty and the Beast presents an examination of animals in photography.” Please come to enjoy a discussion with Kevin Linde, Museum of Photographic Arts, on Monday,...

  • ‘Win Place Show’ leaves the gate with a crowded field

    ‘Win Place Show’ leaves the gate with a crowded field

    That one bet in 1970 still stands, all these years later, as Helen Watts’ biggest payout — and her most momentous. The 50-1 longshot bankrolled her and her husband’s bid that summer for the Del Mar home she lives in to this day. Every summer that followed, Watts and her husband devoted their days...

  • June 1: Event briefs

    ‘Escape to Margaritaville’ cast ‘Meet & Greet Brunch’ The Lodge at Torrey Pines is partnering with La Jolla Playhouse for a special culinary and musical event on June 10 from 10 a.m.-noon. Get a taste of the brand new musical “Escape to Margaritaville” before it hits Broadway with the cast “Meet...

  • Canyon Crest to screen student IMAX films on June 7

    Canyon Crest to screen student IMAX films on June 7

    Canyon Crest Academy is the first high school in the nation to screen two student IMAX short film documentaries in an IMAX theater. Two Envision Cinema student films, “Be Conscious” and “Change in the Water” will be shown Wednesday, June 7 at the Edwards Mira Mesa Stadium 18 IMAX & RPX Theatre....

  • Off Track Gallery to host artists' reception

    Off Track Gallery to host artists' reception

    The public is invited to an artists' reception honoring two talented San Dieguito Art Guild members, Karen Fidel (pottery) and Dolores Renner (jewelry), on June 10 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Off Track Gallery, 937 South Coast Highway 101, suite C-103. Fidel is a ceramic artist. She loves to make wheel-thrown...

  • May 25: Event briefs

    Earl Warren Middle School Arts Festival Earl Warren Middle School will hold its semi-annual Arts Festival, a fundraising event designed to celebrate the visual and performing art classes, on Thursday, June 1, from 5:30-8 p.m., at Earl Warren Middle School’s “Seahawk Village.” Studio and digital...

  • County fair will revive San Diego’s ‘Wild West’ roots

    County fair will revive San Diego’s ‘Wild West’ roots

    This year’s fair opens June 2 and stretches for its customary 26 days, bringing more than a million visitors to the largest event in San Diego County

  • Del Mar Foundation’s 2017 Twilight Concert Series begins June 20

    Del Mar Foundation’s 2017 Twilight Concert Series begins June 20

    The 2017 season of the Del Mar Foundation’s Summer Twilight Concert Series kicks off on June 20 at Powerhouse Park, 1658 Coast Boulevard, Del Mar, with the Blue Eyed Soul Band. All concerts are free and open to the public. The first four take place on Tuesdays at 7 p.m., preceded by a 6 p.m. opening...

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