Strategies Summit

Looking for something to do at the Golf Inc Strategies Summit  in Carlsbad?

Your Quick Travel Guide to Carlsbad, California

Your tickets are purchased, the hotel is reserved, and you’ve already pored over the presentation schedule, trying to maximize your time at the Golf Inc Strategies Summit. But when the luncheons end, the last connection is made, and your pocket is bulging with business cards, what do you do? If you’re looking for things to do in Carlsbad, look no further than this guide.



South Carlsbad State Beach

This is the flagship beach of Carlsbad, and for no small reason. Easily accessible and featuring miles of pristine sand and plenty of opportunity to see wildlife, the State Beach is a quintessential California beach.

7201 Carlsbad Blvd |

Carlsbad Lagoon

Looking for more than just beachcombing? The Carlsbad Lagoon offers plenty of water recreation activities, including canoes, kayaks, paddleboats, stand up paddleboards, wave runners, and even speed boats.  

4215 Harrison Street | 760-434-3089  |



Carlsbad Village

Carlsbad Village is an outdoor shopping and dining area. Home to over 100 independent vendors and restaurants, this place is sure to have something that will delight everyone in your group.

300 Carlsbad Village Drive |

Carlsbad Premium Outlets

For the fashionista in your life, the Premium Outlets feature more than 90 high-end designer stores such as Tommy Hilfiger, Michael Kors, Cole Haan Outlet, and Calvin Klein.

5620 Paseo Del Norte |


Wine & Dine

Board & Brew

Featuring tasty sandwiches and local craft beer on tap, Board & Brew is a Southern California classic, perfect for a quick bite between sessions. Be sure to try their special sauce!

2681 Gateway Rd #103 |

Gregorio’s Italian Restaurant

For a more upscale experience, head on over to Gregorio’s Italian Restaurant. Located in the heart of  Carlsbad Village, this establishment prides itself on its specialty pasta and handmade pizzas.

300 Carlsbad Village Dr #208 |


Carruth Cellars (Urban Wineries)

Made on location in Carlsbad, Carruth Cellars offers award-winning wines in a chic, vibrant atmosphere. But their success hasn’t made them exclusive: a $15 ticket lets you taste 6 of their wines.

2727 State St #110 |


Aviara Golf Club, Carlsbad, California

Rated the #1 golf course in San Diego area by Golf Digest, this Arnold Palmer course offers spectacular ocean views, gorgeous landscaping, and an unforgettable experience.

7447 Batiquitos Drive | 760-603-6900 |

Rancho Carlsbad Golf Course

Minutes away from the Pacific, Rancho Carlsbad’s inexpensive Par-3 course will be sure to satisfy your golf itch. Breathe in the ocean air while getting a round or two in during the conference.

5200 El Camino Real | 760-438-1772 |