Events

  • Coastal Course: Scenic La Jolla Half Marathon coming April 28

    Coastal Course: Scenic La Jolla Half Marathon coming April 28

    The La Jolla Half Marathon might just be one of the most scenic and visually stunning runs in the greater Southern California area. Think about it. Coming out of the start line at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, the course runs along Coast Boulevard (two blocks east of the beach below) with glimpses of...

  • What's happening in Point Loma and Ocean Beach: Calendar of events for April/May 2019

    What's happening in Point Loma and Ocean Beach: Calendar of events for April/May 2019

    ONGOING EVENTS • Bingo Games: 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, Portuguese Hall, 2818 Avenida de Portugal. (Doors open 4:30 p.m.) $21 to play all the games; food, drink for purchase, non-profit event. (619) 223-5880. • Citizenship Classes: 12:30-3:30 p.m. Saturdays, through June 1, Point Loma Library, 3701...

  • Pretty as a Picture: Secret Garden Tour of La Jolla promises stunning scenes on May 18

    Pretty as a Picture: Secret Garden Tour of La Jolla promises stunning scenes on May 18

    Tickets are now on sale for this year’s Secret Garden Tour of La Jolla, scheduled for Saturday, May 18. The self-guided tour is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and the platinum tour (which includes brunch, a bus and docents) is 9 a.m. to 3:35 p.m.

  • First Luck o' Loma is a neighborhood hit!

    First Luck o' Loma is a neighborhood hit!

    The Scene: St. Patrick's Day weekend in Point Loma was celebrated the way it should be — San Diego-style at Goodbar, 1872 Rosecrans St. There were adorable dogs up for adoption from The Animal Pad rescue shelter, giveaways from the San Diego Gulls hockey team, lively performances by Irish bands,...

  • The Scene: Bingo! Point Loma's Thursday night thrill!

    The Scene: Bingo! Point Loma's Thursday night thrill!

    The Scene: Every Thursday night at the Portuguese Hall in Point Loma for the past seven years, a lively crowd gathers to try their luck at Bingo. Doors open at 4 p.m., and the games begin at 6:30 p.m. Players must be age 18 or older. The cost is $21. Ten regular games pay out $250, with the Progressive...

  • Calendar of Events for Point Loma - Ocean Beach: March/April 2019

    Calendar of Events for Point Loma - Ocean Beach: March/April 2019

    ONGOING EVENTS Bingo Games: 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, Portuguese Hall, 2818 Avenida de Portugal. (Doors open 4:30 p.m.) $21 to play all the games; food and drink for purchase, non-profit event. (619) 223-5880. Citizenship Classes: 12:30-3:30 p.m. Saturdays, through June 1, Point Loma Library, 3701 Voltaire...

  • BROKEN WORD: Poet to speak about conquering her eating disorder at Jewish Community Center in La Jolla/San Diego

    BROKEN WORD: Poet to speak about conquering her eating disorder at Jewish Community Center in La Jolla/San Diego

    She was molested for more than a year in high school. She was raped her first month of college — the week before her younger brother was hit by a car and killed. She suffered from an eating disorder for the greater part of a decade. The show that Caroline Rothstein performs at Lawrence Family Jewish...

  • La Jolla Playhouse's 'Diana' is witty, provocative, but rushes past its subject

    La Jolla Playhouse's 'Diana' is witty, provocative, but rushes past its subject

    THEATER REVIEW: If you're feeling protective of the British royal family, prepare to clutch your pearls. (If you're a member of the British royal family, have someone clutch them for you.) The world-premiere La Jolla Playhouse musical "Diana," a high-gloss but lo-cal paean to a princess, serves...

  • What's happening in Pacific Beach

    What's happening in Pacific Beach

    Ongoing Events • Pacific Beach Farmers Market: 2-7 p.m., Tuesdays along Bayard Street off Garnet Avenue. • Original Farmers Market: 8 a.m. to noon, Saturdays at the Promenade at Pacific Beach, 4110 Mission Blvd. • Pacific Beach Toastmasters: Meets 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesdays at the PB Rec Center, 4649...

  • Custom sail cruises in Point Loma provide a front-row seat

    Custom sail cruises in Point Loma provide a front-row seat

    The weather on Monday, Feb. 25 along the harbor off Shelter Island was perfect for the first time in many winter weeks. The wind was light and breezy, the sun was warm, the waves were calm, Karl the baby gray whale was making an appearance, and the five guests aboard Sail San Diego's sunset cruise...

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