Events from January 30, 2021

  • From January 30, 2021 2:00 pm until January 30, 2021 3:00 pm
    VIRTUAL FREE Origami Class. Make origami and learn basic Japanese phrases and cultural and historical aspects of Japan. Discover the art of paper folding where this online class will introduce a variety of patterns and techniques to achieve different models and shapes. Jan. 30, 2–3 pm. Visit the Japanese Friendship Garden at www.niwa.org to register.
  • From January 30, 2021 9:00 am until January 30, 2021 2:00 pm
    At 15954 Woods Valley Rd, Valley Center, CA 92082, USA Categories: FREE, Cars
    FREE The Super Show Car Show. Fields full of vehicles on display plus a special rare opportunity to see several Superbirds on display together with music, food and fun. Jan. 30, 9 am–2 pm. Bates Nut Farm, 15954 Woods Valley Rd., Valley Center. www.batesnutfarm.biz
  • On January 30, 2021
    At 970 N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92132, USA Categories: Whale Watching
    Whale & Dolphin Watching Cruises. San Diego is one of the best locations to watch whales year-round. Daily cruises, 9:30 am–1 pm & 1:30–5 pm. Adults, $50; Ages 4–12, $25; 3 & under free. Pier 2, 970 N. Harbor Dr., downtown. Make reservations at www.hornblower.com.
  • On January 30, 2021
    At 2040 N Santa Fe Ave, Vista, CA 92083, USA Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos
    Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum. Stroll through this outdoor collection of mechanical ingenuity and crafts associated with the early days of the American farm and rural community. Wed.–Sun., 10 am–4 pm. Adults, $5; Ages 6–12, $3; 5 & under free. 2040 N. Santa Fe Ave., Vista. www.agsem.com
  • On January 30, 2021
    At 10845 Woodside Ave, Santee, CA 92071, USA Categories: Movies
    Santee Drive-In Theatre. Gates open at 6 pm, movies start at 6:30 pm. Open seven nights a week, year-round. Adults, $10; Ages 5–12, $5; under 5 free. Visit website for current movie schedule. 10990 Woodside Ave., N., Santee. www.santeedriveintheatre.com
  • On January 30, 2021
    At 2710 Manchester Ave, Cardiff, CA 92007, USA Categories: FREE, Nature Activities
    FREE San Elijo Lagoon Ecological Reserve. Whether you are a runner, hiker, birder, photographer or painter, San Elijo Lagoon provides natural solace and recreation. From sunrise to sunset, explore seven miles of easy-to-moderate trails. Open daily, 9 am–5 pm. 2710 Manchester Ave., Cardiff-by-the-Sea. www.sdparks.org
  • On January 30, 2021
    VIRTUAL Young Scientists: Human Body. Investigate bones, digestion and other amazing systems of the human body to discover what makes your body tick. For ages 3–5. Four-week class, Thursdays or Saturdays, 11 am. $70. To register visit www.fleetscience.org.
  • On January 30, 2021
    At 10818 San Diego Mission Rd, San Diego, CA 92108, USA Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos, FREE
    FREE Mission Basilica San Diego de Alcalá. Take a self-guided walking tour of San Diego de Alcalá, the first of the twenty-one great California Missions founded on July 16, 1769 by Father Junipero Serra. Open daily, 10 am–3 pm. 10818 San Diego Mission Rd. www.missionsandiego.org
  • On January 30, 2021
    At Torrey Pines, San Diego, CA, USA Categories: Nature Activities
    FREE Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve. Hike one of the wildest stretches of land on our Southern California coast. See stunning overlooks, walk a peaceful trail and enjoy 1,500 acres of land filled with maritime chaparral, the rare Torrey pine and a lagoon. Open daily. 12600 N. Torrey Pines Rd. www.torreypine.org
  • On January 30, 2021
    At 1 Father Junipero Serra Trail, San Diego, CA 92119, USA Categories: FREE, Nature Activities
    FREE Mission Trails Regional Park encompasses more than 8,000 acres of both natural and developed recreational areas. Hike to Old Mission Dam, Cowles Mountain or Pyles Peak. Open daily, 9 am–5 pm. One Father Junipero Serra Trail, San Diego. www.mtrp.org
  • On January 30, 2021
    At 230 Quail Gardens Dr, Encinitas, CA 92024, USA Categories: Nature Activities
    San Diego Botanic Garden. Visit this 37-acre urban oasis with four miles of trails. Wed.–Sun., 10 am–5 pm. Adults, $18; Ages 3–17, $10; under 3 free. Pre-purchase tickets at www.sdbgarden.org.
  • On January 30, 2021
    At 5178 Japatul Spur, Alpine, CA 91901, USA Categories: Animals
    Children’s Nature Retreat. Explore the beautiful grounds and discover over 130 animals in their habitat. Thurs.–Sun., 10 am–5 pm. $20–$38; under 2 free. Reservations required. 5178 Japatul Spur, Alpine. www.childrensnatureretreat.org
  • On January 30, 2021
    At Cabrillo National Monument, 1800 Cabrillo Memorial Dr, San Diego, CA 92106, USA Categories: Nature Activities
    Cabrillo National Monument. Outdoor areas include tidepools, hiking and taking in the nearly-360 degree view of the City of San Diego, Pacific Ocean, Mexico and the surrounding mountains to the north and east. Open daily, 9 am–5 pm. $20 park entrance fee. 1800 Cabrillo Memorial Dr., San Diego. www.nps.gov/cabr
  • On January 30, 2021
    At Girard Ave, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA Categories: Sporting Events
    Farmers Insurance Open. The PGA Tour comes to San Diego although spectators will not be permitted on site. Today through Jan. 31. Torrey Pines Golf Course, La Jolla. www.farmersinsuranceopen.com
  • On January 30, 2021
    At 14644 Lake Poway Rd, Poway, CA 92064, USA Categories: Outdoors
    Fishing and Boating at Lake Poway. Trout season is here and Lake Poway is stocked. Visit Lake Poway Concessions for fishing permits, boat rentals, tackle, bait and more. Wed.–Sun., 6 am–sunset. 14644 Lake Poway Rd. www.poway.org
  • On January 30, 2021
    At Balboa Park, San Diego, CA, USA Categories: Outdoors
    Japanese Friendship Garden San Diego. Stroll through a unique outdoor setting with stone arrangements, koi ponds, water features, sukiya-style buildings and landscape. Daily, 10 am–6 pm. $10-$12; 6 & under free. 2215 Pan American Rd., Balboa Park. Pre-purchase tickets online at www.niwa.org.
  • On January 30, 2021
    VIRTUAL FREE Live Cams at the Safari Park. Watch Platypus, Tigers, Elephants, Giraffes, Burrowing Owls and Condors in their natural habitat. Daily, 7:30 am–7:30 pm. www.sdzsafaripark.org
  • On January 30, 2021
    VIRTUAL FREE SDMA 360: A Virtual Gallery Experience. Step inside The San Diego Museum of Art and enjoy 360-degree views of your favorite galleries, zoom in to see art details and read full label text in both English and Spanish, all from the comfort of home. www.sdmart.org.
  • On January 30, 2021
    VIRTUAL FREE Live Cams at the San Diego Zoo. Watch Hippos, Baboons, Penguins, Polar Bears, Apes and Koalas in their natural habitat. Daily, 7:30 am–7:30 pm. www.sandiegozoo.org
  • On January 30, 2021
    At San Diego Ave, San Diego, CA, USA Categories: Outdoors
    FREE Old Town San Diego State Historical Park. Walk around the park and view the exteriors of the exhibits and museum areas. QR codes linking videos and other interpretive material are posted around the walk. Open daily. www.parks.ca.gov
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