Welcome to the Empress Hotel blog! Stay up-to-date on everything that's going on around our boutique hotel in La Jolla, San Diego. Featuring events, things to do and special offers, our hotel blog will keep you current on all of the latest happenings and nearby attractions, including La Jolla Cove, Torrey Pines Golf Course, UC San Diego and more.
Run the race of a lifetime or come out and cheer on your favorite runner as they cruise race along the scenic pacific coast with some of California's most scenic views, around the Torrey Pines mesa, through the residential streets of La Jolla Shores and ending up in Ellen Browning Scripps Park at La Jolla Cove. Continue reading
Come celebrate this eggstra-special time of the year with family and friends from April 18 through April 20 at the Birch Aquarium at Scripps - a public exploration facility for the world-famous Scripps Institution of Oceanography. The Spring EGGStravaganza will feature a kid exclusive underwater egg hunt, animal eggs display, arts and craft sessions for creating a shark egg watercraft, and discovery of sea planktons. Continue reading
For more than 60 years, equestrian fans from around the country make their way to the Del Mar Fairgrounds located on the beautiful down of Del Mar, California. The Del Mar National Horse Show is a two and half week event attracting over 1,500 horses from many breeds and three disciplines. Attendees will see elegant dressage moves to music, comedy acts, reining, sliding stops, daredevil stunts, spins and trick riders. Continue reading
Ground breaking visual effects, exciting dance, thrilling theatrics, and heart-pumping music come together in a revolutionary live performance like nothing you've ever seen. With inventive choreography and plenty of pizzazz, the award-winning SIRO-A is a one-night-only show at San Diego's historic Balboa Theatre that you definitely won't want to miss. Continue reading