Unplugged Experiences

 Hit a comedy night, work your way out of an escape room, charge up your brain at trivia night or refocus your energy doing beachfront yoga.  Here are just a few experiences to check out!

Don't Tell Comedy  Check out the latest in pop up comedy nights!  With a community focus, you'll find these events hosted in backyards, on roof tops or other off the beaten path locations.  Tickets are affordable and there are no drink charges as this is a BYOB event.  Location is announced at noon on the day of the event. 21+ only and comedy is rated R.  With locations held all over the country, check out to see if there is one near you OR sign up to host.  All you do is provide the space and they do the rest!  https://www.donttellcomedy.com/

Alter Experiences - Julian, Mt. Laguna & Lake Cuyamaca

Traditional camping not for you but you love the idea of communing with nature?  Check out Alter Experiences, where you can have the glamping experience without all the work in a gorgeous nature setting.  Try camping in a tree tent above the ground or relax in a plush and cozy bell tent where all the details are taken care of for you from therapeutic mattresses to heating, lighting and floor pillows. This is an experience not to be missed!  https://alterexperiences.com/

Quicksand Escape Rooms - Pacific Beach

You and your friends, family, or coworkers get locked in a room for 60 minutes.  You have to uncover clues and solve a series of puzzles to open locks, find keys, and get out of the room before the time is up!  Whether it's working a drug bust in Chinatown, robbing the local diner or escaping a speakeasy you will have fun trying to find your way out!  Find out more here

Yoga at the Beach - practice yoga on the cliffs overlooking the ocean in beautiful Bird Rock La Jolla.  Local instructor Corie Seibert will lead you in a challenging, all-levels vinyasa style class that will leave you feeling amazing! 

10 am Sundays at Calumet Park (also try her Saturday 11AM Balboa Park class)

Suggested donation $5  Meet Up website

Yoga on the Cliffs -

In Ocean Beach at Adair St and Sunset Cliffs Blvd.

10 am Saturday and 5:30 pm Tuesdays

Suggested donation $10  Eventbrite website

The SD Natural History Museum - The Nat offers many opportunities to unplug.


Escape the Nat!  Check out the Escape Room Experience at The Nat.

The world is threatened by a deadly viral outbreak. Diplomacy has failed, and now, the only thing that can save us… is science! Do you and your friends have what it takes to comb through clue-filled museum archives, solve puzzles, and save the world? Check out Escape The Nat for…Botanic Panic! More info here

Secret Society of Adultologists - This exclusive 21+ after-hours event will feature Museum scientists sharing treasures from our collection of more than 8 million specimens, and craft cocktails, beer, music, storytelling, food, crafts, and art. May 3, Sept 20 2019.  Find more info here.

Get a little muddy....with clay!  Mud Lily is a cozy space to discover, explore and practice creating with clay. Classes for beginners and up. Make your own wind chimes, try your hand at the pottery wheel or make your own dinner ware. Fun and engaging, serene and soulful.  Studio is located in La Mesa.  Website  

Pinot's Palette - Liberty Station, Pt. Loma

Bring your friends for an unforgettable evening of friends, fun, beer, wine and painting in San Diego! We provide everything you need for a great night out.

Sign up here

Hidden San Diego - Adventurous spirit? Like exploring?  Hidden San Diego is your go-to website for hidden, haunted and amazing spots in San Diego.  Find everything from spooky forests, natural curiosities, cemeteries and abandoned buildings to gorgeous views and nature trails.  Some are simple drives, others more treacherous hikes, so know before you go and be respectful of the areas when you visit. Looking for adventures outside of San Diego?  Check out Hidden California 

Sunset Trivia Remember when you used to remember stuff??  Fire up those brain cells and work on that memory of yours.  Sunset Trivia has locations all over town with over 70 locations where you can Think, Drink & Win!  You may get hooked and join the tournament. Check out www.sunsettrivia.com 

La Mesa Wine Works

Sunset Trivia - Every Thursday Night 6- 8 pm.  Top 3 teams win prizes! Free to play. Find out more here

Wine & Design Nights - make your own creative jewelry with artist Jeff Fulkerson to guide you. check out the schedule for Wed night jewelry making classes!

Get Outside San Diego! - Connecting everyone to every park.  Merge with nature!!

Find parks near you here


Looking for other ideas?  Try organizing a scavenger hunt, go rock wall climbing, try ice blocking (pictured), volunteer with a dog rescue, or scooter from one beach to the next. 

Also check out the Family Connections page for playgroups, nature classes and more!​ 
Know of other possible additions?  Please let us know!  cerickson@unpluggedvillage.com