Top events this weekend include Taste of North Park, Horizon Beer & Music Fest, Future Standard Music & Art Experience and more.
10.10-13: Art San Diego
Miami has Art Basel, we have Art San Diego, a four-day contemporary art showcase featuring works from around the world. Yes, there will be wine-and-cheese platters galore, but the weekend also features plenty of art talks, events and even a local artist spotlight.
San Diego Convention Center, downtown, art-sandiego.com
10.12: Taste of North Park
North Park showcases its unique brand of hip dining options at this rain-or-shine festival, featuring samples from foodie hot spots like 619 Spirits, Bivouac Ciderworks, Dunedin New Zealand Eats, Louisiana Purchase, The Smoking Goat and more.
Throughout North Park, explorenorthpark.com/taste-of-north-park-2019
10.12: Future Standard Music & Art Experience
This locally organized independent festival — DJed by recording artist Toro y Moi — aims to raise the bar for the city’s alternative music scene by inviting locals to mingle with top national talent amid live performances, a beer garden and an expansive exhibition hall.
SOMA, Midway District, futurestandard.live
10.12: Fit Foodie Festival & 5K
Because “a healthy lifestyle and delicious culinary experiences don’t have to be separate,” participants in the Fit Foodie Festival & 5K get the best of both worlds as they dash and then dine on delicious bites. A beer garden and fitness demonstrations round out the day.
NTC Park at Liberty Station, fitfoodierun.com/san-diego-california.html
10.12: Horizon Beer & Music Fest
Head “Into the Horizon” to experience beats and brews by the bay at this downtown festival. While sipping on some cold beers, jam out to a DJ set by headliner Chromeo and supporting performances from Hook N Sling. Erick Diaz and Oren.
Embarcadero Marina Park North, downtown, secure.intothehorizon.com/affiliate/pacificmag/event/horizon-beer
10.12-13: La Jolla Art & Wine Festival
Try wines from around the world, beers from local breweries and discover new art at this 11th annual festival. Happening throughout downtown La Jolla, the free, family-friendly event showcases more than 150 artists in genres like painting, ceramics, photography and even jewelry design. You’ll also find pet adoption stations, live music, a kids area and lots more.
Girard Avenue, La Jolla, ljawf.com
10.13: Tyler Henry Live
The star of E! Entertainment’s Hollywood Medium brings his gift for communing with the other side to Pechanga Theater for a show that features discussions, live readings and an interactive audience Q&A.
Pechanga Resort and Casino, Temecula, pechanga.com/entertain/tyler-henry