Walter Mencken 11 a.m., May 24
Best events in San Diego through April 10
Friday | 5
LIGHT IN THE ATTIC
YouTurn Arts 2013 presents Light in the Attic: Explorations of Luminance, Love and Loss, a collaborative event featuring live music, dance, a light installation, live mural painting with body canvases, participatory projection media, and textile artists. Reception and specialty spreads by Nut ’n Bean. $15–$20.
WHEN: 7:30 to 10:00 p.m.
WHERE: White Box Space, 2590 Truxton Road, Studio 205, Point Loma. 619-307-0966; youturnarts.com
Saturday | 6
V ELEMENTS FESTIVAL
A solar and alternatively powered yoga, music, and culture festival. Features yoga classes by day and electronic, funk, hip-hop, soul, and world music by night from local, regional, and national touring artists. Also includes beach clean-ups, a libations garden, Dr. Bronner’s All-One-Ark village, free massages and bodywork, and more. $20–$40.
WHEN: 9:00 a.m. to midnight
WHERE: NTC Park at Liberty Station, 2455 Cushing Road, Point Loma. Velementsfest.com
Sunday | 7
Formally known as the La Jolla Motor Car Classic, this event honors the classics with a pristine collection of the world’s finest vintage automobiles produced in limited production numbers and representing the pinnacle of engineering, styling, and design for their era. $35–$100.
WHEN: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
WHERE: The Ellen Browning Scripps Park, La Jolla. 619-233-5008; lajollaconcours.com
Monday | 8
SUPPORT LOCAL NOW LAUNCH PARTY
A five-course sit-down dinner prepared with locally grown food and wine and a chance to meet with local business owners. Event introduces the Support Local Now organization and includes live music and an open discussion on how to support the local community. $45–$55.
WHEN: 7:30 to 11:30 p.m.
WHERE: Le Papagayo, 1002 North Highway 101, Leucadia. 760-944-8252; supportlocalnow.org
Tuesday | 9
EAST VILLAGE OPENING DAY BLOCK PARTY
Kick off the baseball season with an event featuring live entertainment from local bands and DJs, tastes from local restaurants and food trucks, a microbrew beer garden from Stone Brewing, an interactive game zone, and more.
WHEN: 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
WHERE: J Street between Sixth and Tenth Avenues. 619-233-5008; eastvillagesandiego.com
Wednesday | 10
DISHCRAWL CHULA VISTA
A gastronomic adventure to four Eastlake restaurants. Ticket holders will be notified of the meeting location via email, 48 hours prior to the event. Vegetarian options are available, but organizers may not be able to accommodate other dietary restrictions. Event held rain or shine. $45.
WHEN: 7:00 to 10:00 p.m.
WHERE: Secret locations in Eastlake. RSVP contact: email@example.com