San Diego: This Weekend (Oct. 13-16)
From the Taste of North Park to Stone’s Pour it Black Festival, there’s plenty to do this weekend in San Diego. Here are the to 10 events going down, Oct. 13-16.
San Diego Chargers vs. Denver Broncos - Thursday
Bolt up with the Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium on Thursday night as they take on the Denver Broncos.
5:25 p.m. Thursday. Qualcomm Stadium, 9449 Friars Road, Mission Valley . chargers.com
La Costa Film Festival - Thursday through Sunday
The fourth annual La Costa Film Festival hosted at Omni La Costa Resort & Spa brings a broad slate of films, ranging from documentaries to features and shorts. A special sports film competition will take place this year, as well as a red carpet and opening night gala.
Time vary. Thursday through Sunday. Omni La Costa Resort & Spa, 2100 Costa Del Mar Rd., Carlsbad. $15-$350. lacostafilmfestival.org
Shawn Wayans at The American Comedy Co. - Friday through Sunday
Whether with his brother Marlon in “White Chicks” and “Dance Flick” or in the popular hit movie “Scary Movie,” almost everyone knows and loves Shawn Wayans. Catch his live comedy act at The American Comedy Co. all weekend long.
7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. 7 p.m. Sunday. The American Comedy Co., 818 Sixth Ave., downtown. $22 presale; $24 day of show. americancomedyco.com
Taste of North Park - Saturday
Taste the best of North Park faves, such as Urban Solace, Waypoint Public, Hammond’s Gourmet Ice Cream and Encontro at the Taste of North Park, going down from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. On this walking tour, participants will have more than 50 restaurants to choose from, as well as local breweries serving sips of their signature craft beers.
11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are available behind Queen Bee’s at 3925 Ohio St. and Blue Foot at 3404 30th St., North Park. $45. explorenorthpark.com.
ScHoolboy Q at FLUXX - Saturday
In 2014, ScHoolboy Q’s album “Oxymoron” debuted at number-one on the Billboard 200 and pushed the single “Studio” into the Top 40. Now he’s taking over FLUXX for a wild Saturday night party.
9 p.m. Saturday. FLUXX Nightclub, 500 Fourth Ave., downtown.
The Big Boys Toy Show - Saturday
The ultimate guy’s playground is coming to Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier. This “man cave"-style experience will feature bacon and BBQ food trucks, fast cars, a chance to test out motorcycles, a craft beer garden, grilling equipment and more.
10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier, 1000 N. Harbor Drive, downtown. $10. thebigboystoyshow.com
San Diego Awesome ‘80s Run 5K and 10K - Saturday
Sport your craziest ‘80s gear - yes leggings, headbands and stylish leotards are encouraged - to run in this 5K and 10K course through Mission Bay. Coolest individual costume, best group costume and largest team awards will be announced at the race.
7:15 a.m. Saturday. De Anza Cove Park, 3000 N Mission Bay Drive, Mission Bay. $40-$50. awesome80srun.com
Gildan Esprit de She - Sunday
This womens-only event includes a sprint triathlon, sprint duathlon and a 5K at Mission Bay. After crossing the finish line, participants will enjoy a complimentary glass of champagne, healthy eats, beauty bar and more. More than 1,000 Gildan Esprit de She San Diego participants and supporters are expected to attend.
7 a.m. to noon. Sunday. South Shores Park at Mission Bay. $45-$140. espritdeshe.com
Stone’s Pour it Black Festival - Sunday
Love sipping on a strong, dark brew? Get your pretzel-necklace ready and head over to Stone Brewing’s sixth annual dark beer festival, returning to Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens in Escondido. There will be over 100 beers to enjoy at the fest, including rare picks such as Deschutes Black Butte XXVII, FiftyFifty Imperial Eclipse Stout 2015, Knee Deep Dark Side Belgian Imperial Stout and more. -Liz Bowen, DSD
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday. Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens, 1999 Citracado Parkway, Escondido. $49 per person. Stonebrewing.com
Escondido Grand Avenue Festival - Sunday
Stroll down Grand Ave. past live entertainment, arts and crafts, a farmer’s market, international foods and more interactive booths at this Escondido street fair.
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Grand Avenue between Centre City and Ivy Streets, Escondido. Free. escondido.org
Source: Discover SD
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