SCRIPPS RANCH WEEKEND
Pet Costume Contest
The Scripps Ranch Unleashed is holding a Pet Costume Contest starting at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 14. Dress up your pet in their favorite costume and enter them in the contest. It should be a great opportunity to see cute pets and take photos.
Also on Saturday, Unleashed will host adoptable canines from It’s the Pits Dog Rescue from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
On Saturday, Oct. 14 and Sunday, Oct. 15, Unleashed is offering Free Puppy Playtime to pet owners and their pups starting at 1 p.m. This is a puppy socialization time for puppies to play with one another. Pet owners must bring their pup’s vaccination records. Build a bond with your puppy while learning about puppy play and social development from a Petco Positive Dog Trainer.
The Scripps Ranch Unleashed is located in the Scripps Ranch Marketplace, 10625 Scripps Poway Parkway. Phone: (858) 530-9175.
Music at Sanctuary Lounge
Sanctuary Lounge will provide musical entertainment for its guests on Friday, Oct. 13 as singer/songwriter Kyle Smith starts off the evening with his smooth sounds from 7 to 9:30 p.m.
Smith’s performance will be followed on Friday night by DJ Gavin on the turntables from 9:30 p.m. until closing time.
Anyone want to dance? If so, Sanctuary Lounge is the place to be on Saturday night, Oct. 14, when DJ Smooth takes over from 8 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.
Sanctuary Lounge is located at 12090 Scripps Summit Drive, off Scripps Poway Parkway. Visit sanctuaryloungesd.com.
Oktoberfest at Ballast Point
Experience all the taste and celebration of Oktoberfest packed into one day at Ballast Point Scripps Ranch on Sunday, Oct. 15, all day. All Ballast Point locations will feature German-style beers on tap; Ballast Point’s Oktoberfest brew, Dead Ringer; Ballast Point steins; and German food specials. Dirndls and lederhosen are highly encouraged. A stein holding contest and costume contest start at 3 p.m.
Explore your artistic side while sipping a cool brew at Ballast Point Scripps Ranch, also on Sunday, Oct. 15. A Brushes and Beer painting class will start at 3 p.m. The $45 fee will include your canvas, materials, instruction and a taster flight of beer. Seating is limited. Reserve your spot by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ballast Point Scripps Ranch is located at 10051 Old Grove Road. Visit ballastpoint.com.
Scripps Ranch Pop Warner at SRHS
Most of the Scripps Ranch Pop Warner teams will be in action at Scripps Ranch High School on Saturday, Oct. 14.
- The day starts as the Falcons flag football team plays the Poway Titans at 9 a.m.
- The Falcons Mitey Mites play the Rancho Bernardo Broncos at 2 p.m.
- The Jr. Pee Wee Falcons play the Fallbrook Warriors at 4 p.m.
- The JV Falcons round out the day as they play the Ramona Bulldawgs at 6 p.m.
- The only away game involves the PeeWee Falcons taking on the Oceanside Fighting Pirates at El Camino High School starting at 3 p.m.
Scripps Ranch Farmer’s Market
The Scripps Ranch Farmers Market offers a wide variety of vendors each Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at 10380 Spring Canyon Road, in the Innovations Academy parking lot.
Browse among the booths with a selection of food, services, produce and merchandise. Grab something to eat, sit down and enjoy live music in the food court. Very family-friendly. Visit srfm.org.
Newtopia food truck schedule
Customers at Newtopia Cyder can order meals from food trucks located just outside this weekend. Here is the schedule:
Friday, Oct. 13, 3 p.m., Carver, Coal and Barrel (barbecue)
Saturday, Oct. 14, 3 p.m., Pomodoro Rosso (Italian food)
Newtopia Cyder is located at 10045 Carroll Canyon Road, Suite A. Visit drinknewtopia.com.
Buy Nothing holds costume exchange
All members of Buy Nothing Scripps Ranch, the social media network that allows neighbors to give away unwanted items to other residents in their community, are invited to participate in a Halloween Costume Extravaganza on Sunday, Oct. 15 from 2 to 4 p.m.
Members are encouraged to bring costumes from previous years of trick or treating and share them with fellow Buy Nothing Scripps Ranch members. Accessories are also welcome.
Search Buy Nothing Scripps Ranch on Facebook to join and discover the event location.