San Diego Magazine

Film Buff’s Guide to San Diego

The LOT - Film Buff's Guide to San Diego

San Diego’s extensive menu of daytime activities can leave you wanting nothing more than to relax for a few beats and take in a good movie. As it happens, this town is home to luxury movie theaters with restaurant-style kitchens, al fresco viewings, and star-studded international film festivals. Whether you want to don a tuxedo or just set up a folding chair and blanket, there’s a perfect movie-going experience for every mood and day of the year.

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San Diego’s Best Barhopping Neighborhoods

Polite Provisions in North Park, one of San Diego’s Best Barhopping Neighborhoods.

Grab some pals and check out these neighborhoods — one watering hole at a time. Each has a high density of spots to grab a beverage, a bite, and a good time. You never know where the night (or day) might take you.

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7 San Diego Pizzas to Eat Your Way Through

Tribute Pizza in San Diego

No matter how you slice it, San Diego has some magnificent pies. Whether you embrace tradition or crave inventive pies, no matter how you feel about the ever-controversial topping of pineapple—gasp!—you’ll understand why San Diego was voted among the best cities for pizza in the United States.

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Brent Bernasconi

Top Things to Do in San Diego – June 11-16, 2019

Father and Daughter Learning to Surf - Top Things to Do in San Diego

Bring Dad to San Diego this Father’s Day weekend for time with the family, some outdoor adventures, a local beer or cocktail, and these top things to do.

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Brent Bernasconi

Yummy 8 – San Diego’s 2019 Bib Gourmand Restaurants

Campfire - a MICHELIN Guide California 2019 Bib Gourmand restaurant

San Diego’s culinary star is on the rise, in more ways than one! The 2019 MICHELIN Guide California Bib Gourmand category has revealed the 8 San Diego restaurants that serve high-quality meals which include two courses and a glass of wine or dessert for $40 or less.

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Ashley Lekkerkerk

9 Hidden Gems of Old Town San Diego State Historic Park

Old Town State Historic Park Sign

Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, considered by many to be the birthplace of Alta California, boasts many popular shops, restaurants and museums. Discover the park’s historic soul by visiting its lesser-known sites. These 9 hidden gems in Old Town tell tales of the significant moments in the region’s early history. Are you ready to adventure on a historical field trip?

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Jennifer Davies

An Insider’s View on Things to do in June in Balboa Park

Balboa Park Food trucks

This month Balboa Park is in full bloom with a spectacular slate of summer fun – from food trucks to extended hours at many of the most popular museums to trivia nights and a rooftop bar to a playground for the 21-and-up set. Come perfect the art of summer in San Diego’s cultural heart.

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Brent Bernasconi

Top Things to Do in San Diego – June 2-9, 2019

Surfer in La Jolla - Top Things to Do in San Diego

Visit San Diego this weekend to enjoy warm weather, outdoor adventures, and these top things to do.

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San Diego’s Hottest Neighborhoods: Little Italy

Nolita Hall in San Diego's Historic Little Italy

Making a strong case for being San Diego hottest foodie neighborhood, Little Italy is home to a number of celebrity chefs, including Brian Malarkey and Richard Blais, as well as rising stars equally deserving of recognition for both classic and inventive dishes. Once home to legions of Italian tuna fishermen, this historical neighborhood walks the line perfectly between honoring its history and basking in change. If you’re looking for handmade pasta or other delicacies of authentic Italian heritage, look no further. But if you’re looking for creative suds from a Danish brewer, ultra-hip coffee shops, fashion boutiques, and ice cream that’s developed a cult following, well, you’ve also come to the right place.

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Brent Bernasconi

Top Things to Do in San Diego – May 28 – June 2, 2019

San Diego County Fair - Top Things to Do

Spend the first weekend of June in California’s Beach City enjoying everything from the original Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon to the San Diego County Fair and more with these top things to do.

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