Category archives for: Rancho Santa Fe Life

Steven Tyler rocks at Le Cirque du ROMP Gala

Tim Malott, Laura Cain, Steve and Donna Evans, Olivia Melendrez Kump and Brian Kump with Christina de Vaca.

Rocker Steven Tyler (Aerosmith) was the guest performer at the fifth annual Le Cirque du ROMP Gala

Two men share stories of adventure, hardship and unity at Viewpoints event in Rancho Santa Fe

Alepho Deng, Rev. Jack Baca, Dr. Jeff Salz

Alepho Deng, one of the Lost Boys of Sudan who survived a 1,000-mile trek through war zones in Africa as a young boy, and has since written a best-selling book about his experience, and Dr. Jeff Salz, a mountain climber, inspirational speaker and cultural anthropologist, were the guest speakers on Sept. 28 at a Viewpoints [...]

An Evening at The Bridges with George Harrison’s sister Louise

Louise Harrison talks with Gordon Cooke

Harrison, sister to George Harrison of The Beatles band, discussed her book, “My Kid Brother’s Band a.k.a. The Beatles.”

Free Tennis and PickleBall offered at Rancho Santa Fe Tennis Club during Rancho Days

Rancho Days is now Rancho Tennis Days at the Rancho Santa Fe Tennis Club. During the 10 days of Rancho Days (Oct. 3-12) the RSF Tennis Club is offering all Covenant-area residents free tennis. This includes many free clinics for all levels, free court time (just sign up at the front desk or call 858-756-4459) and free entry to the end of week mixed tennis tournament (multiple ability levels!). During Rancho Days, come visit the Covenant’s community tennis center in the heart of Rancho. Play tennis, get fit, meet your neighbors, have fun! Then sign up for our end of Rancho Days Tennis Adult Mixed Tennis Tournament for all levels (Saturday, Oct. 11).

Rancho Santa Fe golf tournament to benefit Rady Children’s Hospital

The fourth annual “Tee Up Fore Rady Children’s Hospital Invitational Scramble” will feature four different hole-in-one prizes, including a new Maserati from Maserati of San Diego, a new Mercedes from Hoehn Mercedes of Carlsbad, and more. Non-golfers are invited to join the party for cocktails, dinner, a silent auction, and music after the tournament.

Golf Classic at Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club to benefit Rancho Santa Fe Community Center

The committee behind the 21st annual Golf Classic has set the event for Monday, Oct. 27 at the RSF Community Center.

The Rancho Santa Fe Community Center will hold its 21st annual “All Fore the Community” Golf Classic on Monday, Oct. 27, at the exclusive Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club.
The tournament is open to the public and will feature an 18-hole scramble as well as a putting contest, lunch, tee prizes and an after-party including dinner, hosted bar, awards ceremony and silent and live auctions.
“The Golf Classic is one of our largest fundraisers of the year,” said Linda Durket, executive director of the Community Center. “Thanks to the incredible support of local businesses and residents, the tournament continues to be a favorite in the community.”
Player cost is $350 per player and the After Party is $75 (included in player fee). Many sponsor levels include player fees. All proceeds will benefit the RSF Community Center, a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization serving the community through youth after-school classes, sports leagues and a variety of activities for all ages. For player and sponsorship information, contact the Community Center at 858-756-2461, email to or visit

Rancho Days event offers a variety of activities to celebrate the community of Rancho Santa Fe

Rancho Days runs Oct. 3-Oct. 12. For details, contact Rancho Days Chairman Shannon Mountain at 858-756-1174 or

Rancho Santa Fe Garden Club Resale Shoppe still open for business, taking donations

Rancho Santa Fe Garden Club Resale  Shoppe volunteers sort through the latest donations. Photo by Karen Billing

The Rancho Santa Fe Garden Club clubhouse may be up for sale, but it is still business as usual in the Resale Shoppe.

UC Davis scholarship established in honor of Rancho Santa Fe horseman

Bob Haas (center, back), daughter Elise (far left) and wife Colleen with long-time family friend, Pancho Lopez, and scholarship recipient Jose Guerrero Cota (far right). Photo by Gregory Urquiaga/UC Davis.

While longtime Rancho Santa Fe horseman Francisco “Pancho” Lopez was never able to complete veterinary school, a new scholarship established in his name will help some UC Davis veterinary students realize their dreams.

Rancho Santa Fe Motor Club hosts black-tie boxing benefit

Dave Harris, Greg Schwaderer, Janie Eoff, Stu Weissman, Kimberly Ceballos, David Morris, Kristin Matthews, Charles C. Butler

Charles C. Butler, owner of Rancho Santa Fe Motor Club & Storage, hosted a “Black Tie Brawl” fundraising event Sept. 20, at the private social club.


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