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One of the best issues to do that weekend in San Diego: Jan. 26-29

This weekend San Diego County will see the return of the Farmers Insurance coverage Open golf event and a lot extra.

There may also be extra Lunar New 12 months occasions all through the county. This is a information:

And now here is your weekend lineup.


Circus Vargas New 2022 manufacturing “Circus Vargas Categorical” in Nationwide Metropolis on Feb. 4, 2022.

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Metropolis of Lights on the circus: Circus Vargas returns with “Bonjour Paris,” channeling the Metropolis of Lights. The animal-free present delivers action-filled performances together with aerialists, acrobats, trampoline artists, contortionists and — the Wheel of Dying. Afternoon and night performances of various occasions by way of Feb. 13; darkish tuesdays. Westfield Mission Valley, 1640 Camino Del Rio North, San Diego. Tickets from $19 to $75.

“The hurricane”: Cygnet Theater presents the world premiere of Charise Castro Smith’s play about 4 generations of Latinas caught up in a Miami hurricane. Previews, Wednesday by way of Jan. 27. Opens Jan. 28 and runs by way of Feb. 19. Showtimes, 7:30 pm Wednesdays and Thursdays. 8 p.m. Fridays. 3 and eight p.m. Saturdays. 2 p.m. Sundays. Cygnet Theatre, 4040 Twiggs St., San Diego. $30 and up. (619) 337-1525.

“Symphony at State”: The SDSU Faculty of Music and Dance and SD Winds presents a sequence of grasp courses, panel discussions and recitals that includes principal members of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra. Jan. 26-28. 5500 Campanile Drive, San Diego. Full schedule at

Xander Schauffele, right, laughs with caddied Austin Kaiser during the Farmers Insurance Open Pro-Am.

Xander Schauffele, proper, laughs with caddied Austin Kaiser in the course of the Farmers Insurance coverage Open Professional-Am at Torrey Pines on Tuesday, January 24, 2023.

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Farmers Insurance coverage Open: See a number of the largest stars in skilled golf compete on this PGA Tour event at Torrey Pines Golf Course. With varied ranges of entry and viewing experiences out there, guests may take pleasure in a fan village, varied cocktail lounges and extra in the course of the occasion. Occasions differ Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Torrey Pines Golf Course, 11480 N Torrey Pines Street, La Jolla.

“Ripped”: Loud Fridge Theater Group presents Rachel Bublitz’s play that takes an unflinching have a look at the grey areas in a case of faculty campus sexual assault. 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays; 2 p.m. Sundays. By way of Feb. 5. OnStage Playhouse, 291 Third Ave., Chula Vista. $17.50-$35.

Monterey Jazz Pageant on Tour: This live performance is a chance to see nice jazz singers, an excellent pianist, one of the underrated drummers round and a fast-rising younger saxophonist. The singers, Dee Dee Bridgewater and Kurt Elling, every have two Grammy Award wins to their credit score. The pianist, Christian Sands, 33, has two Grammy nominations to his credit score. 7:30 p.m. Thursday. Balboa Theater, 868 Fourth Ave., Gaslamp Quarter. $44-$84.


“Frozen”: The nationwide touring manufacturing of this Disney musical is the story of two orphaned princess sisters torn aside by secrets and techniques and the eldest sister’s icy powers. 7:30 p.m. Friday; 2 and seven:30 p.m. Saturday; 1 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday. San Diego Civic Theatre, 1100 Third Ave., San Diego. $39-$114.

A woman looks at lanterns at the traditional Lunar New Year

A lady seems at lanterns on the conventional Lunar New 12 months “Tet” market within the outdated quarter of Hanoi, Vietnam, Friday, Jan. 28, 2022. (AP Picture/Hau Dinh)

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Tết Pageant: The Vietnamese American Youth Alliance & Vietnamese Federation of San Diego sponsor the annual San Diego Tết Pageant marking the New 12 months and the approaching of spring, crucial vacation in Vietnam. Have fun Vietnamese tradition with lion dances, taiko drums, meals, artwork, carnival rides and extra. 5 to 10 p.m. Friday; 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday; 11 am to six pm Sunday (cultural village closes at 9 pm) Mira Mesa Group Park, 8575 New Salem St., San Diego. Free.

“Past King Tut: The Immersive Expertise”: This exhibit plunges spectators into the splendor of the Egyptian boy king’s rule, burial chamber and treasures through 9 multi-sensory galleries. 10 a.m. Friday and each day by way of March 26; closing occasions 8 pm Sundays by way of Thursdays (final entry 7 pm) and 9 pm Fridays and Saturdays (final entry 8 pm) Wyland Middle at Del Mar Fairgrounds, 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar. Tickets $38-$44.

“Countrymen Mexico”: Sparks Gallery and the Instituto Municipal de Arte y Cultura de Tijuana are presenting a joint exhibition of artworks that discover the problems of migration and motion. Opens right now and runs by way of Feb. 19. Opening reception 6 to eight pm Friday. Sparks Gallery, 530 Sixth Ave., San Diego.

Paquita La Del Barrio and Her Buddies: The Grammy-nominated Mexican singer referred to as Paquita La Del Barrio will carry out in San Diego this weekend together with a lineup of a number of buddies. The live performance is a part of the “La Ultima Parada” tour. 7 p.m. Friday. Viejas Enviornment at Aztec Bowl San Diego State College, 5500 Canyon Crest Drive, San Diego.

Dolly Dance Social gathering: The Dolly Parton Impressed Nation Western Diva Dance Social gathering presents nation classics and an opportunity to bounce. Benefit from the music of Dolly Parton, Tina Turner, Carrie Underwood, Reba McEntire, The Chicks, Loretta Lynn, Shania Twain, Whitney Houston, Kacey Musgraves, Donna Summer season and extra. Ages 21-plus. 9 p.m. Friday; doorways open at 8 pm The Music Field, 1337 India St., San Diego. Tickets $15-$25 (standing room solely).

“The Revlon Lady”: Lamplighters Group Theater presents Neil Anthony Docking’s drama impressed by a real-life 1966 coal mine catastrophe in Wales, the place a landslide killed 144 individuals, most of them college youngsters. 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 2 p.m. Sundays. By way of Feb. 5. 5915 Severin Drive, La Mesa. $20-$25. (619) 303-5092,

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A scene from “Fortunate Stiff” at Scripps Ranch Theatre.

(Courtesy of Ken Jacques)

‘Fortunate Stiff’ opens two-theater run: Scripps Ranch Theater and Oceanside Theater Firm current Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens’ musical a few man who should take the corpse of his uncle on a Monte Carlo playing journey to inherit the useless man’s $6 million fortune. The manufacturing might be offered first in Scripps Ranch, then will transfer to Oceanside March 3-19. Opens Friday and runs by way of Feb. 19. 8 pm Fridays and Saturdays; 2 p.m. Sundays. Legler-Benbough Theatre, Alliant Worldwide College, 9783 Avenue of Nations, San Diego. $15-$42. (858) 395-0573,

Harp and trombone live performance: Harpist Christina Montes and trombonist David Rejano will carry out a twin live performance. 7:30 p.m. Friday. Encinitas Library, 540 Cornish Drive, Encinitas. $20-$25. (760) 633-2746.


A giant rabbit installation is set up ahead of the Year of the Rabbit for 2023 at Gwanghwamun Square in Seoul.

A large rabbit set up is about up forward of the 12 months of the Rabbit for 2023 within the Chinese language zodiac at Gwanghwamun Sq. in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Dec. 16, 2022. (AP Picture/Ahn Younger-joon)

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Korean American Heritage and Lunar New 12 months Celebration: Have fun the 12 months of the Rabbit on the San Diego Central Library. This occasion contains performances by the San Diego Korean American People Dance Affiliation and the San Diego Korean Pungmul Institute. There may also be a possibility to be taught your title in Korean, crafts, a photograph sales space and extra. Midday to 4 pm Saturday. San Diego Central Library, 330 Park Blvd., San Diego.

Escondido’s Zombie Escape 5K and 1 Mile Run: The route is a 3-mile path and bike path loop round Package Carson Park. Contributors compete in opposition to the clock — and in opposition to blood-thirsty zombies all through the course, with the main “contaminated” space within the final mile, simply earlier than the “secure zone.” Proceeds go to the San Diego Voluntary Organizations Lively in Catastrophe. Registration closes Friday. Races begin at 11 am Saturday. Package Carson Park, 3333 Bear Valley Pkwy., Escondido. Enjoyable run $20, 5K $50 people, $125 crew of three.

Disco Night time with the San Diego Gulls: The Gulls will tackle Ontario Reign this weekend throughout a particular promotional disco night time. There might be a pregame tailgate, specialty jerseys and a seashore towel giveaway. 7 p.m. Saturday. Pechanga Enviornment San Diego, 3500 Sports activities Enviornment Blvd. San Diego.

Westgate Resort internet hosting “Enchanted Tea”: To coincide with performances of “Frozen the Musical” on the San Diego Civic Theatre, close by Westgate Resort is providing a one-day-only tea celebration for kids who will provide an up-close encounter with some fairy story princesses. The Enchanted Tea will function songs, a princess oath, picture alternatives with the ice princess and her sister de ella and a full tea service with house-made pastries, tea sandwiches, desserts, teas and scorching chocolate. Midday to 1:30 pm Jan. 28. 1055 2nd Ave., San Diego. $95 per particular person Reserve at

“The Marvelous Wonderettes”: The Theater at Welk presents Roger Bean’s musical revue about 4 feminine highschool music leaders in 1958 pressured to carry out at their promenade and comedy ensues. Opens Saturday and runs by way of March 26. 1 and seven pm Saturdays; 1 p.m. Sundays. 8860 Lawrence Welk Drive, Escondido. $62.

Tommy & Saundra O’Sullivan & Buddies: These married Irish singers and musicians will carry out a program of Irish music. 6 p.m. Saturday. St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral, 27228 Sixth Ave., San Diego. $20.

Pianist Rossina Grieco: The Athenaeum Music & Arts Library presents a solo recital of works by Bach, Beethoven, Chopin and Liszt. 4 p.m. Saturday. 1008 Wall St., La Jolla. $50-$55; non-obligatory dinner follows, with concert-and-meal tickets $175.


“The Notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci”: The Previous Globe presents Mary Zimmerman’s inventive exploration of the pocket book pages the genius painter of the “Mona Lisa” left behind, detailing his innovations, scientific theories and extra. 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays; 8 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays; 2 and eight p.m. Saturdays; 2 and seven pm Sundays. By way of Feb. 26. Previous Globe Theatre, 1363 Previous Globe Manner, Balboa Park, San Diego. $33 -$116. (619) 234-5623,

“Weaving Collectively Many 1000’s of Threads”: The Misti Washington Gourd and Basket Guild presents a present of greater than 28 works by member artists. 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays; midday to five pm Sundays. By way of April 19. Encinitas Group Middle, 1140 Oakcrest Park Drive, Encinitas. (760) 943-2260,

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