The Six String Society
Thursday | 23
Romeo, Romeo, and Juliet
“Oh Romeo, Romeo! Wherefore art thou Romeo?” Romeo #1: “Here. beloved Juliet.” Romeo #2: “Nooo! Over here!” Romeo #1: “Call me but love and I’ll be new baptiz’d.” Romeo #2: “Wait! That’s my line!” New comedy by Roustabouts Theatre Company.
Friday | 22
Legacy of John Muir
Questhaven Retreat and Nature Preserve - 20560 Questhaven Rd. San Marcos
Free - $20
Lee Stetson’s portrayal of John Muir has been presented in Yosemite National Park since 1983. Stetson was John Muir in Ken Burns’ The National Parks – America’s Best Idea. Stetson also played Muir in the MacGillivray Freeman National Parks Adventure, including the camping trip between Muir and President Theodore Roosevelt in 1903.
Saturday | 23
San Diego Historic Highways
- Saturday, June 23, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Starts at Indian Motorcycle - El Cajon goes through Historic Highways (67, 78, 79, and 80).
$15 - $20
Self-guided tour along Historic Highways (67, 78, 79, and 80). Eight stops in Lakeside (Rodeo), Ramona (Oasis Camel Dairy), Julian (Mining Co.), Descanso (Perkins Market), Alpine (Dana’s Boutique), Flynn Springs (Summers Past Farms), and ending with lunch at Por Favor in El Cajon. All drivers with licensed vehicles or motorcycles welcome to join.
Dirty Bags Cornhole
- Saturday, June 23, 2018, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Crossings at Carlsbad,
5800 The Crossings Drive,
$20 - $40
Cornhole (or bean-bag toss) is lawn game in which players take turns throwing bags of corn (or bean bags) at a raised platform with a hole in the far end. A bag in the hole scores three points, while one on the platform scores one point. Play continues until a team or player reaches (or exceeds) the score of 21. At the Crossings on Saturday, there will be three separate divisions, all skill levels welcome. The venue offers ocean and golf course views, full bar and restaurant. Courts in the event center and a few on the patio. This is bring-your-own-bags tournament, but sets available for sale.
Sunday | 24
Six String Society
Headed up by Kenneth Rexrode, Six String Society is an old-time rural variety show updated with multimedia tech. Bandmembers offer up stories, introducing projected photos and film clips, and share bits of musical history between songs. This edition is heavy on local blues and jazz stars, including guitarist Nathan James and harmonica player Billy Watson, as well as vocalists Whitney Shay, Sharifah Muhammad, and Casey Hensley. They'll be joined for this show by Greg Douglass, Laura Chavez, Anthony Cullins, Jody Bagley, The Mad Hat Hucksters, Billy Watson, Evan Caleb Yearsley, and Mark Campbell.