La Jolla Entertainment

Each and every year, La Jolla draws countless tourists

from around the world. With its picturesque terrain,

incredible views and charming culture, La Jolla is

a visitors paradise. The entertainment for the area

consistently pleases the growing tourist population

as well, catering to a wide variety of tastes.

Art

La Jolla flourishes and astounds with it’s distinguished

art galleries. The community celebrates an extensive

array of art, although most galleries tend to favor

contemporary pieces. The Quint Gallery highlights

modern art, featuring paintings in oil and water

colors, along with photography and sculptures.

The Gallery La Jolla offers various European and

American contemporary artists, housing both paintings

and sculptures. Just down the street is the

Carlton Gallery, which is devoted to sculpture,

and showcases Oriental art as well.

Music

Even though art clearly dominates La Jolla’s

cultural atmosphere, music isn’t neglected. A

variety of styles bring music alive to tourists

and local residents. Athenaeum Music and Arts

Library has a collection of books and other pieces

that are devoted to the musical world.

During summer, Concerts by the Sea in La Jolla

is very popular among locals and tourists. Located

at the La Jolla Cove, this annual concert series

presents live music in an oceanside setting.

Theater and film

The La Jolla Playhouse is the most popular theater

in the area. The theater has been around for many

years, and now known for it’s new plays. For the

world of film, the Cove Theater is an old

fashioned theater that shows independant and

foreign films that are often neglected by main

stream movie theaters.

Nightlife

The nightlife in La Jolla is upbeat and very

energetic. The Spot is a popular nighttime venue,

located in the La Jolla Village. Another great

spot is Humphrey’s La Jolla Grill. For those

who are looking to laugh, The Comedy Store is

highly recommended.

Outdoor activities

The sunny area of La Jolla amazes with outdoor

activities as well. You can see panoramic views

of San Diego County from Mount Soledad or climb

through the mysterious caverns provided by the

La Jolla Caves.

Gold enthusiasts won’t want to miss the Torrey

Pines Golf Course, which is the only public

course in the entire PGA circuit. Those who

are seeking adventure may want to check out La

Jolla from the air with an airborne journey from

the Torrey Pines Gliderport.

Whether your looking for art, nightlife, or outdoor

adventure, La Jolla has the entertainment you

crave. There is a lot of things to do here –

giving tourists more than one reason to come back

for more.

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