San Diego: This Weekend (Nov. 10-13)


From Bing Crosby Season’s Opening Day to the Silver Strand Half Marathon, there’s plenty to do this weekend in San Diego.

Bing Crosby Season Del Mar Opening Day- Friday

“A whole new season of cool” kicks off at Del Mar as the fall edition of horse racing, fabulous fashion and concerts returns to the track.

Del Mar Thoroughbred Club, Del Mar.

San Diego Veterans Day Parade - Friday

This 30th annual parade along the downtown waterfront honors veterans and active-duty military service members.

N. Harbor Drive, downtown.

Sleigh Bells at Observatory North Park - Friday

You’ll have to wait until next month to cop the duo’s fourth LP, “Jessica Rabbit.” But you can be sure the Brooklyn-based noise-poppers will be playing plenty of it when they return to San Diego. - Scott McDonald

Observatory North Park, North Park.

Tritonal at OMNIA - Friday

Partnering with The Chainsmokers on 2015’s “Until You Were Gone,” the Texas-based duo of David Reed and Chad Cisneros also host a Sirius radio show and released their latest LP, “Painting With Dreams,” in September. - Scott McDonald

OMNIA San Diego, downtown.

Encore World Tour - Friday and Saturday

Take a journey around the world with Encore Vocal Ensemble, the only choral organization in San Diego with a focus on musical theatre. Enjoy songs from “Miss Saigon,” “Newsies” and yes, even “Hamilton.”

Creative Performing Media Arts Theater, Clairemont Mesa.

Ride the Point Memorial Charity Bike Race - Saturday

Ride along hidden and un-ridden routes through Point Loma, open once a year for this charity bike race supporting UC San Diego Health’s Moores Cancer Center.

Starting at Oggi’s Restaurant, Liberty Station.

Slightly Stoopid at Observatory North Park - Saturday

The Ocean Beach vets always save the best stash (of songs and special guests) for their hometown shows. - Scott McDonald

Observatory North Park, North Park.

Pretty Lights at SOMA - Saturday

Colorado DJ Derek Smith (aka Pretty Lights) hasn’t released a full album since 2013, but his latest single, “Only Yesterday,” came out in March. - Scott McDonald

SOMA San Diego, Midway.

UFC 205 at Striders San Diego - Saturday

Watch Conor McGregor make UFC history with the first professional MMA fight in New York City. McGregor takes on Eddie Alvarez for the Lightweight Title, and you can watch it all go down with free admission at Striders downtown.

Striders San Diego, downtown.

Silver Strand Half Marathon - Sunday

Run a picturesque 5K, 10-mile or half-marathon course from Coronado to Imperial Beach with the Pacific Ocean on one side and San Diego Bay on the other.

Coronado to Imperial Beach.