Remember all the fun things we all missed last summer? This time around, summer has an air of joy and optimism and it’s time to take advantage. Hazard Center has helped narrow down some fun activities to add to your summer 2021 bucket list.
Break a Sweat
If your goal is to stay healthy this summer, take an fun and challenging fitness class at Orangetheory Fitness, or ride into the season at Rush Cycle. Both fitness studios offer full body workouts that incorporate cardio, core and arm exercises that will leave you sweaty and energized. Join the cycling family and sign up for Rush Cycle here and OTF here – your first class is free.
To maximize your health goals, stop by Jenny Craig for some nutritional tips and tricks. Sign up for a program that will focus on both portion control and physical activity to help change lifestyle and eating habits. You can schedule a free phone consultation with a health coach to help you get started!
Watch, Read & Play
Put down the phone and pick up some popcorn at UltraStar Cinemas! They are open every day of the week, with unbeatable ticket prices. (Pro tip: the best place to escape the heat is your local movie theater.) UltraStar Cinemas is San Diego’s only locally owned and operated movie theater and tickets are always $10.
The long, lazy days spent in a lounge chair or on the beach with a book in hand is what truly captures the spirt of the sunny season. Make your way over to Barnes & Noble to pick out your newest summer read! Plus, your kids can win a free summer book through its Summer Reading Program for those in first to sixth grade. Learn more about the program here (Spanish version).
School may be out but there is still time to encourage little ones to achieve learning milestones. From science experiments to family fun, Lakeshore Learning Store has tons of engaging ideas to keep your kids learning all summer long. To make it easy, they offer free downloads that include daily activities for preschool through third grade, plus a template to chart your kids’ progress! You can access them here.
Get Your Summer Glow on
Get your toes flip flop ready and brighten up your nails with a mani-pedi from Lavish Nails. They have every color under the sun plus relaxing spa services that will have you feeling revitalized!
If you’re looking for a refreshing facial, visit Timeless Age-Defying Laser Clinic. They offer a HydraFacial that sooths and calms your skin, the perfect summer necessity.
Try Something New (or Refreshing!)
Try something fruity and tropical from Starbucks summer menu! They offer a wide range of bright and seasonal drinks, including their new Kiwi Starfruit Starbucks Refresher® beverage.
This eye-catching green drink includes starfruit juice and real kiwi pieces shaken over ice. Make it your own by customizing it how you like it!
Get out of your comfort zone this summer! Dive feet first into the world of dance at Arthur Murray Dance Studio at Hazard Center. Whether you’re preparing for a wedding, want to mix in a new fitness routine or simply want to move n’ groove with greater confidence, you’ll fall in love with the art of dance.
Dine Al Fresco with Friends and Family
What reminds you of summertime more than enjoying a meal under the sun? Both Wood Ranch BBQ & Grill and BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse have great outdoor dining areas to enjoy! Plus, both eateries offer happy hour menus and takeout options. Indulge in BJ’s handcrafted signature beers for only $4 and select appetizers for $6, Monday to Friday, 3-7 p.m., or Sunday to Thursday, 10 p.m. to close. Grab your friends, some sunglasses and treat yourself to a nice cocktail or beer outside.