Category Archives: Arts & Culture

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Although they say it never rains in Southern California, there are a few rainy days thankfully to provide water for our desert wild flowers to bloom and keep our gardens green.

For parents with kids on the rare San Diego rainy day, here are some suggestions of places to take the family that provide opportunities for fun, physical activity, education and in some cases, all three. Read More…

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I for one welcome the month of March (especially when we can avoid the lousy Smarch weather) and all of these top things to do in San Diego this weekend. Read More…

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Four-day work week means the weekend is just around the corner! So when you stop by San Diego to warm up, take some time, enjoy everything the city has to offer, including these top things to do. Read More…

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Perched high up on my father’s shoulders back when I was four years old, I remember the excitement of walking around Balboa Park. With so much to see from performing artists to the lily pond in front of the Botanical Building, even picnicking on the grass was a delight all of its own. Now that I am a mom of five, I continue to treasure the beautiful scenery, the iconic Cabrillo Bridge east/west entrance, gardens and so much more. And that’s before ever stepping foot inside one of the many museums and attractions! Over the past few decades (yes, I’m aging myself), I’ve also narrowed down some favorite spots that are frosting on the cake of family adventure.

After the break are five must-do family activities in Balboa Park. Read More…

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Whether you’re looking for a romantic escape with that special someone or just a relaxing weekend, San Diego has something for you including these top things to do. Read More…

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Spend the weekend in San Diego? Yes please! In addition to whale watching and San Diego Museum Month, spend the next few days enjoying these top things to do: San Diego Jewish Film Festival The San Diego Jewish Film Festival … Read More…

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What?! Spend time in San Diego indoors? Yes! Take some time to visit these amazing exhibitions at museums throughout the county and you just might forget about the beach.

During San Diego Museum Month in February, you can use the half-off admission offer to explore some of these exciting exhibitions.

Please Note: Some special exhibitions may require an additional entrance fee. Also, this is not a complete list of exhibitions by any means! There are plenty more to see. Read More…

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It’s not to late to sneak in a quick trip to San Diego this weekend and enjoy these top things to do. Read More…

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Exploring San Diego’s museums, both big and small, is a great way to learn about the life, culture, history and art that makes up the city. But if you plan on visiting more than one or two, admission prices can really add up.

Fear not, budget-savvy museum lovers. San Diego Museum Month 2014 is right around the corner. From February 1-28, 2014, visitors can pick up a special Museum Month pass that provides half-off admission to 44 participating museums around San Diego.

With so many participating museums, it can be hard to choose which ones to visit. Fortunately, San Diego’s wealth of museums means that visitors from all walks of life are sure to find something one (or more) to love. Read More…

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Let’s hear it for the four-day work week! With only a few weekdays left, start making your plans to spend the weekend in San Diego enjoying everything the city has to offer, including these to things to do. Read More…