Hello 2015! This is going to be a great year! Can you feel it? We can! Whatever you’re hoping this year will bring, we wish you happiness and success. Make this the best year yet and take advantage of all that North County San Diego has to offer! Kick off your year by revisiting an old and loved hobby, or try something new! Here’s a list of some fun things happening as well as some great spots to check out! Happy January everyone!
Surf’s up! On Jan. 3rd from 7am-5pm, cruise on over to the south jetty by the Oceanside Pier to watch and cheer on the competitors for the Western Surfing Association Championship Tour! Just another excuse to go dip your toes in the sand and enjoy the Pacific Ocean breezes at the beach!
Looking for that funky little spot to just sit back with a coffee, grab a tasty sandwich and listen to some local live music? Well you are in luck! Check out Cafe Panini in Carlsbad Village! Live music Fri.-Sun., and open mic on Wed., makes this the perfect little hang out spot. Dog friendly patio.
Did you know that the California Center for the Arts hosts free Family Activity Days?!? That’s right! Bring the whole family (all ages welcome) for some fun art activities on the second Saturday of every month from 10am-12pm. Explore various artistic mediums! Mark your calendars for their next event on Jan. 10th. All materials are provided, just show up and get your creativity on!
Give your furry friends some extra love this year! Visit Pupologie, an adorable local pet store that is a one-stop-shop for your pets! Discover the freshest pet foods, treats, supplements, toys and other goods on the market. They also have some pretty cool and fun events, so be sure to check out their website! How pawwfect!
The 2nd annual comedy festival is back! Break in the new year with some belly bursting laughter and attend this years festival running form Jan. 15-25th at the Comedy Place in San Diego. Comedy Shows and Contests , TV and Radio Personalities, Celebrity Comedians, Guest Speakers, Prizes & Giveaways and much more.
A run for everyone! Enjoy a spectacular coastal course with the Carlsbad Marathon and 1/2 Marathon on 1/18. Does your running inspire your kids to join in on the fun? Now is their chance! Sign them up for the Kids Marathon Mile at Legoland! All ages and abilities welcome! Good luck to all participants and cheers to a healthy start for the new year!
It’s back! San Diego County’s largest and most successful dining event. Restaurant week was launched with the intention of spotlighting each city within the county and the culinary delights these local restaurants offer. For more information: http://www.sandiegorestaurantweek.com/
January is hobby month! Looking for a place to get your craft on and unleash some creativity? Check out Charity Wings Art Center in San Marcos! Engage in an old and loved hobby, or jump in and try something new! This 600 sq ft. community art center hosts open studio, ceramics, sewing, polymer cla, metal smithing, jewerly making, mixed media arts, and even a kids area. Definitely something for everyone!
Learn to ski or snowboard just a block away from the Pacific Ocean and in the heart of Encinitas! That’s right! Enjoy southern California’s “winter” and take lessons at Hansen’s Adventure Ski + Snowboard School. All ages welcome! For beginning to advanced skill levels.
To hike or to bike? We’ll let you decide! But we do know the perfect place to do either and enjoy nature including beautiful lake views! Check out Lake Hodges trails located near Escondido. These moderate trails are also dog friendly. So bring your pup, get outside, and enjoy the great outdoors!