La Jolla’s Best Bets For Events
Craft Beer CollaborationCurious about local craft beer? Westfield UTC presents its inaugural Uncasked neighborhood craft brew fest, 4-7 p.m. Saturday, April 5. The self-guided beer tour will give attendees samples from eight different local craft breweries and culinary bites from Westfield UTC’s restaurants. Proceeds benefit non-profit San Diego Brewers Guild. (858) 546-8858. Tickets: $20 at
April 6 at 7555 Draper Ave. The exhibit will be on display until June. “The Child,” which received 90 submissions, features stunning images of children from local and visiting photographers. Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday, Thursday, Friday; 12:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday; 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday and 1-5 p.m. Sunday. Free. (858) 552-1657.
Students Celebrate ArtThe Children’s School will host a “great artist” reception, “Grande Finale,” 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 10 at 2225 Torrey Pines Lane. The students engaged in a six-week in- depth study of artists (including Monet, Picasso, Jackson Pollock, Christo, Chihuly, and David Hockney) and then produced a piece of work inspired by what they learned. (858) 454-0184. firstname.lastname@example.org
On the Way OutApril 6 marks the final day to view the “Scripps On Prospect: Cultural Legacy,” exhibit at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, 700 Prospect St. Photos explore the philanthropic spirits of Virginia and Ellen Browning Scripps. Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, closed Wednesday. Free to Historical Society members, others $10. (858) 459-5335.
Starting Wednesday, April 9, the La Jolla Community Center will host an event for lovers of classic music. Every second Wednesday of the month, 7-8:30 p.m., top performing artists will give unique insight into the world of opera. $10 donation at the door, food and beverages available for purchase. Proceeds benefit Community Center and performers. (858) 459-0831.
Dancing El FuegoTo kick off its new Latin dancing classes for adults — including Flamenco, Argentine Tango and Brazilian Samba — Ooh La La Dance Academy, 7467 Cuvier St., is offering a month of unlimited dance classes for $39. The 30 days start on date of purchase. (858) 456-4500.
Music of IndiaIndian Fine Arts of San Diego will host its seventh annual Music and Dance Festival with varying concert times, April 8-13 at the Jewish Community Center, 4126 Executive Drive. Line-up includes artists of both the Hindustani and the Carnatic traditions of music. Tickets: $25. (858) 457- 3030. Full schedule:
The Athenaeum Music & Arts Library will present the Grammy-winning Parker Quartet (with violinist Kikuei Ikeda as special guest), 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, 1008 Wall St. Doors open 7 p.m. Tickets: From $40. (858) 454-5872. LJAthenaeum.org