Wondering what to do in San Diego this weekend? Will Ferrell has a message for you.
Thursday, Mar. 5
Full Moon Dinner Cruise
7 p.m., Grape St. Pier
Embark on a 3-hour cruise aboard a luxurious yacht on San Diego Bay. Enjoy champagne and an elegant dinner under a full moon on the outdoor deck.
SoundDiego Suggestion: A$AP Ferg
8 p.m., Observatory North Park
Harlem’s “trap lord” hits Observatory North Park with his hustle on Thursday. The hip-hop artist, a member of the A$AP Mob, just released his music video for the single “Dope Walk,” which was shot entirely with an iPhone and features celeb cameos from Kanye and Diddy to Rihanna and Haim.
Friday, Mar. 6
Carlsbad Flower Fields Open
The beautiful Carlsbad Flower Fields are in bloom. Check out the stunning display of 50 acres of Giant Tecolote Ranunculus flowers. Don't forget your camera.
SoundDiego Suggestion: Harvard Bass
9:30 p.m., Bang Bang
On Friday, it’s all about that Harvard Bass at Bang Bang. Victor Hugo Ramos brings his mashup of smoothed out ghetto-house beats to the club ahead of his performance at CRSSD electro fest next week.
Saturday, Mar. 7
Finish Chelsea's Run
6.30 a.m., Balboa Park
Finish Chelsea’s Run is a 5K run/walk to honor slain teen, Chelsea King. It will be followed by a family festival, children’s activities, refreshments & entertainment.
Spring Busker Festival & Buskers After Dark
12 p.m., Seaport Village
Love watching street performances? Head to Seaport Village to see some unusual and awe-inspiring acts from around the world.
Best Coast Beer Fest
12 p.m., Embarcadero Marina Park South
Taste beer from nearly 100 of the West Coast’s craft breweries, listen to some great local bands and hit up the food truck alley. If you need more convincing, Will Ferrell has a message for you. Get discounted tickets from The Goods San Diego.
9 p.m., Soda Bar
Come Saturday, Viet Cong make peace in the mosh pit. The Canadian post-punks deliver a swirling daze of sound behind the release of their debut self-titled LP in January.
Sunday, Mar. 8
San Diego Half Marathon
6 a.m., Petco Park
Lace up those sneakers and head to Petco Park for the San Diego Half Marathon. Want to feel even better about crossing the finish line? All net proceeds benefit community service projects and select charities in San Diego.
Target Free Second Sunday
12 p.m., The New Children’s Museum
Grab the kids and head to the New Children's Museum -- they grant free admission on the second Sunday of each month.