Show Your USD Spirit: Attend June 8 Torero Takeover Events

Torero Takeover 2019It's the third annual Torero Takeover in San Diego on Saturday, June 8. Join your fellow Torero friends and meet new ones at one of more than 20 events throughout the county. Get this shirt, too!

Do you live in San Diego County and proudly wear your Torero blue? Are you a University of San Diego alumnus or alumna who enjoys meeting other Toreros or frequenting and supporting USD alumni-owned businesses and organizations? Are you interested in spending part of this Saturday, June 8, to join your fellow Toreros at one or more of over 20 events scheduled for the third annual Torero Takeover?

A fun-filled day in San Diego awaits your presence. There are a few events taking place on the USD campus, but the majority are in the community: Linda Vista, Mission Valley, Point Loma, Encinitas, Ramona, Encinitas, Solana Beach, Little Italy, Liberty Station, Kensington, UTC, Fiesta Island, Harbor Island, Mission Beach, Mission Bay and East Village.

All 25,000 USD alumni living throughout San Diego County are invited to participate in social, educational and physical activities. This is a great way to celebrate the USD community, support alumni and make new memories with others from your alma mater.

The online Torero Tuesday registration deadline is Wednesday, June 6. For $15 you can attend any or all events. You'll receive a commemorative T-shirt to wear to all June 8 events and kids get a USD sweatband. There will be alumni at each event. This is a great chance to support your alma mater by clicking the "Make a Gift" button to donate any amount to any USD designation you choose! If you register on June 8 at an event, the walk-up registration fee is $20 per person (anyone over age 5). Cash is preferred and credit card forms are available.

Here's the complete schedule of Torero Takeover events, running from 8:15 a.m. until 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 8. Click on the link to learn more and to register for the event:

8:15-10 a.m. — Alcala Park Tour, USD campus, Meet in the Founders Chapel foyer.

9-11 a.m. — Fiesta Island Beach Clean-Up, Fiesta Island by Dog Beach.

9-11 a.m. — Waterfront Yoga (hosted by OG Yoga), The Dana Hotel on Mission Bay.

9-11 a.m. — Encinitas 101 Block Party with Vuori and Boot Camp, Encinitas

9:30-11:30 a.m. — Tiny Toreros Playdate, UTC (Nobel Athletic Fields and Recreation Center).

10:15-11:30 a.m. — RUSH Spin Class, Mission Valley.

10:30 a.m.-Noon — USD Basketball Clinic, USD Sports Center gymnasium.

11 a.m.-1 p.m. — Lunch and Shuffleboard at Nolita Hall, Little Italy.

11 a.m.-1 p.m. — Encinitas Block Party with Culture Brewing and NaPizza, Encinitas.

11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. — Kegs and Eggs at the Comber, Mission Beach.

Noon-1:30 p.m. — Humane Society Behind the Scenes Tour, Linda Vista.

12:30-2 p.m. — Deft Brewing Happy Hour, Linda Vista.

1-3 p.m. — Happy Hour at Eppig Waterfront Biergarten, Point Loma.

1-3 p.m. — Kensington Brewing Company Happy Hour, Kensington.

1:30-3:30 p.m. — You and Yours Distillery Tour, East Village.

1:30-3:30 p.m. — La Finquita Wine Tasting, Ramona.

2-5 p.m. — Solana Beach Block Party with Culture Brewing Company and Aaron Chang Gallery, Solana Beach.

3-5 p.m. — Dirty Birds Happy Hour, Liberty Station.

5:30-7:30 p.m. — USD Alumni and Bartell Hotel Trivia Night, Hilton San Diego Airport/Harbor Island.


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