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85:00 pm - 10:00 pm
International Women's Day GalaLocation: Taglyan Complex - View Map
Details:International Women's Day Gala featuring the 2024 Women's Inspirational Awards to be held on March 8, 2024 at the Taglyan Complex in Los Angeles. Join us for a delightful dinner celebrating women who inspire us and others from around the globe.International Women’s Day (IWD) is a global day celebrating social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. This is a day that also marks a call to action for accelerating women’s equality. IWD has occurred for more than a century with the first one gathering in 1911 supported by more than a million people. Today IWD belongs to all groups collectively everywhere. Come celebrate our political leaders, our entrepreneurs, teachers, those who serve our country and tomorrow’s leaders. The event will be broadcast internationally.
104:00 pm - 10:00 pm
SD Film Fest Oscar PartyLocation: Rancho Santa Fe - View Map
Details:Walk upon the Red Carpet into one of San Diego's most exclusive and private residences to experience all the glitz and glamour as you cheer for all your favorite films during the live telecast of the Academy Awards.Join the party late afternoon, well into the evening hours, celebrating the winners and enjoying the camaraderie.
21 - 241:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Blue Water Film FestivalLocation: La Jolla, California - View Map
Details:Blue Water Film Festival is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization committed to the preservation of the planet and the need to nurture the next generation of environmental filmmakers.The festival is driven by its environmental programs that discover, innovate and support the next generation of environmental filmmakers from all over the world.
226:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mainly Mozart Gala SoiréeLocation: Julep - View Map
Details:Chef Claudia Sandoval will oversee some 24 internationally renowned chefs to collaborate on an unforgettable evening of music and culinary delight. Since winning the 6th season of MasterChef U.S., Sandoval has thereafter gone on to serve as a judge for shows including Chopped, Chopped Jr., MasterChef Latino, and many more. She is Host and Executive Producer of Discovery+’s food-travel show “Taste of the Border” and of “La Mesa Mexa” streaming on Bite Originals, a network founded by Gordon Ramsay Productions, FOX, and Kin Community.Master of Ceremonies,Mr. Troy Johnson is an author, writer and TV host. For the last 10 years he’s been the food writer for San Diego Magazine. His expose “Farm to Fable” was included in the 2017 MacMillan textbook of American food writing (“Food Matters”), and his humor has been featured in CNN, Washington Post, Buzzfeed, Reader’s Digest, Funny or Die!, and Playboy. In 2011 he wrote and hosted his first primetime TV series for Food Network (“Crave”), and has since been a judge on over 100 episodes of “Guy’s Grocery Games” with Guy Fieri. He also co-hosts the food travel show “Campus Eats” on Big Ten Network. He’s been featured as a food expert on “Iron Chef,” “Best Thing I Ever Ate,” and shows for Travel Channel, NatGeo, Cooking Channel, and PBS.Award winning songwriter, vocalist, violinist, and the 2009 Eurovision Song Contest winner Alex Rybak performs aside other musicians highlighting the evening's entertainment. The annual Eurovision Song Contest is one of the world’s most watched non-sporting events every year, with hundreds of millions of global viewers. When multi-talented violinist/vocalist Alexander Rybak became the Eurovision winner, he became the competition’s youngest ever male winner and won with the highest ever point total. His winning song “Fairytale”, became a major hit in Europe and reached #1 on most European iTunes charts.
19 - 216:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Concours d'EleganceLocation: La Jolla, California - View Map
Details:Immerse yourself in the luxury and allure of the 18th La Jolla Concours d'Elegance. Celebrate the Roaring ‘20s and the Glamorous ‘30s with over 170 vintage cars, exclusive parties, and events by the Pacific. A fusion of elegance, history, and high-end charm, this event is an invitation to a sophisticated and unforgettable experience. Secure your ticket to where the past’s glamour meets today’s luxury.
205:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Fashion Week San DiegoLocation: University Club - View Map
Details:Fashion Week San Diego is the longest-running, traditional fashion week to celebrate fashion & beauty industries by showcasing and highlighting the pulse of these entrepreneurs and what they are creating here in San Diego.Fashion Week San Diego is not just a week of runway shows, but a whole year of events. Fashion Week San Diego takes an innovative and progressive approach to traditional fashion weeks by being open to the fashion industry & general public. This creates a fruitful environment for our emerging designers and can help create demand by the consumer.
We are the largest and most impactful fashion event in California. 10 years strong, showcasing over 100+ designers from all over the world. Our Designer brands used FWSD as a launching pad and gained the industry fast track with being featured in Vogue, Bloomingdale's, WWD, Fred Segal, Nordstrom Huffington Post, and Apparel News to name a few.
From their participation in FWSD, designer brands have also been asked to participate and show in world renowned fashion weeks like, NY, Paris & London. Over $250,000 + in direct sales from FWSD events in the first 10 years to these emerging brands direct from being a part of this fashion event platform.
2111:30 am - 3:00 pm
Soroptimist Hats & HeelsLocation: Park Hyatt Aviara Resort & Golf Club - View Map
Details:Get InvolvedHundreds are dressed in their finest hats, coming together to raise funds and support survivors of domestic violence and human trafficking. Providing educational scholarships is vital to empowerment. WOMEN EMPOWERING WOMEN IN TRANSITIONWho We AreSoroptimist International is a global women’s organization working to improve the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment. Our years of experience working with women and girls has taught us that education is the key to unlocking economic empowerment. When women and girls are educated they have opportunity, choices and power to make healthy decisions for themselves and their families.What We DoLocally, in addition to supporting Soroptimist-wide programs, the North San Diego and Poway Soroptimist Clubs work together to provide a Transitional Housing Program for domestic violence survivors. This program moves families from dependency and abuse to a safe, self-sustaining life by providing housing, mentorship, and financial help.Since 1997, North San Diego and Poway clubs have helped 86 moms and 206 children. The proceeds generated by Hats and Heels make this and our other programs possible.
2610:30 am - 2:00 pm
Women of Dedication LuncheonLocation: Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina - View Map
Details:The 58th Annual Women of Dedication
Join us at the 58th Women of Dedication luncheon to honor the amazing 2024 Women of Dedication Honorees for their commitment and devotion to serving San Diego. We will award Evelyn and Ernest Rady, The Peggy Matthews Legacy Award, for their profound impact on our community and The Salvation Army's mission. We will also recognize, Honorary Chairs, Louarn and Alan Sorkin for their years of service and philanthropy to so many organizations in San Diego.
Don't miss this historic celebration of compassion and generosity.
195:00 pm - 10:00 pm
North Coast Spotlight GalaLocation: Park Hyatt Aviara Resort - View Map
Details:This memorable evening begins with a cocktail reception and silent auction followed by a seated, plated dinner in the Park Hyatt Aviara Resorts beautiful garden venue.After dinner, auctioneer Clint Bell will conduct the live auction and Artist’s Advocacy segment, benefitting North Coast Repertory Theatre’s Artists and Educational Programming.There will be a special appearance by our theatre school students, a live band, and more. Stay tuned for more information.