“We are very excited to welcome the Farmers Insurance Open to La Jolla Village to experience our free nights of music, unique shopping, great dining and fun,” says Sheila Fortune, Director of La Jolla Village Merchants Association.
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) January 15, 2013
The La Jolla Village Merchants Association partnered with the Farmers Insurance Open to bring Haute La Jolla Nights to the Village of La Jolla during the PGA tournament. Haute La Jolla Nights will be held Thursday, January 24 through Saturday, January 26. Festivities will begin after golf play each day from 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm.
Haute La Jolla Nights features more than 20 live bands and solo artists that will play throughout La Jolla Village each night of the event series. In addition, restaurants and bars are offering dinner and drink specials. The many world-renowned art galleries are hosting public receptions with refreshments and opportunities to meet the artists. The La Jolla Village merchants are presenting discounts, deals, drawings and demonstrations available only during Haute La Jolla Nights. The event is FREE to the public.
The 2013 Farmers Insurance Open will take place January 21-27 at beautiful Torrey Pines Golf Course. Returning past champions include Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Bubba Watson and defending champion, Brandt Snedeker. “The Farmers Insurance Open is a world-class golf tournament at Torrey Pines, but it is important that our fans from both the San Diego area and from outside the area enjoy a full, rich, and well-rounded experience during their visit. The beauty and charm of La Jolla Village combined with live music, art gallery receptions, dining and unique shopping experiences will be a great way to top off an exciting day of golf. Our fans can enjoy all of the activities in the Village then drive home or to their accommodations after the traffic has thinned-out,” offered Peter Ripa, Executive Director Farmers Insurance Open.
In addition, on the weekend, all valet stands in the Village will be designated Public Valet Parking at the standard valet rates. All pay and display lots/garages will have signage indicating available tournament parking. Shuttles will be available at $5 from 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. with pick up at the La Jolla Information Center.
On Saturday, January 26 the parking lot next the new La Jolla Information Center on Prospect will be transformed to a Wine and Beer Garden featuring live music. Patrons must be 21 and have a valid I.D. to enter.
The Executive Director of La Jolla Village Merchants Association, Sheila Fortune said, “We are very excited to welcome the patrons and players of the Farmers Insurance Open to La Jolla Village to experience our free nights of music, shopping, great dining and fun.”
ABOUT THE FARMERS INSURANCE OPEN
The Farmers Insurance Open, San Diego’s prestigious annual PGA TOUR golf tournament, is played at Torrey Pines Golf Course, January 21-27, 2013. This year marks the 61st annual event and the 44th year the event will be played at historic Torrey Pines Golf Course. The Farmers Insurance Open consistently attracts a world-class field. Returning past champions include Tiger Woods (6-time), Phil Mickelson (3-time) and Bubba Watson (Masters Champion). For more information and to purchase tickets please visit http://www.FarmersInsuranceOpen.com.
ABOUT THE CENTURY CLUB OF SAN DIEGO (Host Organization)
Founded in 1961, the Century Club of San Diego is a 501 (c) (3), non-profit volunteer organization that has generated more than $24 million for San Diego charities. As host of the PGA TOUR’s Farmers Insurance Open, the Century Club of San Diego is comprised of over 70 dedicated men and women who promote San Diego and generate support for community charities. For more information, please call (858) 886-GOLF or visit http://www.FarmersInsuranceOpen.com.
ABOUT LA JOLLA VILLAGE MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION
La Jolla Village Merchants Association (LJVMA) is a 501 (c) 6, non-profit organization that manages the La Jolla Business Improvement District for the City of San Diego. LJVMA represents over 1250 businesses in the Village to guide improvement of design, economic development and special events to enhance the business opportunities to all the business owners in the district. For further details, please call 858-454-5718 or visit http://www.LaJollabytheSea.com/HauteLaJollaNights, or email info(at)LaJollabytheSea(dot)com.
Haute La Jolla Nights is sponsored by the following members of the La Jolla Village Merchants Association:
Restaurants and Bars:
Amici’s – 811 Prospect St.
BarFly – 909 Prospect St.
Eddie V’s – 1270 Prospect St.
Hennessey’s Tavern - 7811 Herschel Ave.
Herringbone - 7837 Herschel Ave.
Jose’s Courtroom– 1037 Prospect St.
La Jolla Brew House – 7536 Fay Ave.
Prospect Bar & Grill – 1025 Prospect St.
Puesto Mexican Street Food – 1026 Wall St.
Roppongi Restaurant & Sushi Bar –875 Prospect St.
Sushi on the Rock – 1025 Prospect St.
Africa and Beyond – 1250 Prospect St.
Contemporary Fine Art – 7946 Ivanhoe Ave.
Galeria JAN- 1250 Prospect St
Madison Gallery – 1020 Prospect St.
Mangelsen- Images of Nature Gallery – 7916 Girard
Martin Lawrence Gallery – 1111 Prospect St.
Peter Lik Gallery – 1205 Prospect St.
Adelaide’s Flowers – 7766 Girard Ave.
Aja Rugs – 1020 Prospect St.
Carlton Gallery – 1144 Prospect St.
Pomegranate – 1152 Prospect St.
Sunglass Hut – 1049 Prospect St.
We Olive - 1158 Prospect St.
Musicians and Bands committed to perform during Haute La Jolla Nights include:
Aja Lee - Pop Singer/Songwriter
Anthony Mendez - Latin Jazz
Bolga Zohdoomah - African Music
Bruce Dale Betz - Country
Carlos Rock Experience - Rock and Roll
Casey Turner - Island Beach Rock
Charlie Blue - Blues
Dialog Project - Original Rock, Jazz, Blues
Dub Grammer - Reggae
Elegance Music - Latin Jazz
Fakebook - Rock, Dance
Ganja - Rock and Roll
Johnny Yurock - Rock, Folk, Blues
Larry Johnson - Folk
MorSol - Jazz
Neveready - Rock, Jazz, Blues
No Name City - Bluegrass
Paris Sorci Trio - Acoustic Jazz
Plink - Jazz
Saline Solutions - Surf Rock
Santanaways - Latin, Blues, Rock
The Chilla Trio - Jazz
The Room Downstairs - Reggae, Rock
Tiffany Jane - Singer/Songwriter, Blues