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Extreme Sailing Series™ in San Diego this October


Extreme Sailing Series

Renowned for its intense racing, the adrenaline-fueled Extreme Sailing Series™ returns to Harbor Island, San Diego, following its successful debut in 2017. The penultimate stop on the action-packed global tour will play host to a fleet of elite-level international sailing teams, whose crew boasts Olympians, World Champions and America’s Cup superstars. Continue reading

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Get The Buzz On 5 Things To Expect At Kaaboo Del Mar 2018


It feels like KAABOO Del Mar 2017 just happened yesterday, so it’s hard to believe that KAABOO 2018 event is just a few weeks away, taking place September 14-16, 2018. No need to panic, but now is the time to make your plans for San Diego! Continue reading

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A Special Father’s Day Offer From The International Champions Cup

A Special Father's Day Offer From The International Champions Cup

We’ve got an amazing offer for you that will make the perfect Father’s Day gift…tickets to the International Champions Cup: AS Roma vs Totteham Hotspurs at SDCCU Stadium on July 25, 2018! Continue reading

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The Rhythm & Brews Music and Craft Beer Festival

Known as the ‘Capital of Craft,’ San Diego is home to 130+ independent craft breweries and is a birthplace to some of the industry’s most respected establishments. The Rhythm & Brews Craft Beer and Music Festival celebrates this definitive part of our city’s culture.

The festival is one, unforgettable day complete with jams from local musicians and tastes of 50+ of the most renowned breweries from San Diego County and other vibrant craft beer regions around the country. All of this is happening on Saturday, May 5, 2018. Continue reading

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Soak in the SoCal flavor at the Farmers Insurance Open

Tiger Wood - Farmers Insurance OpenTiger Woods will be there, will you?

The Farmers Insurance Open returns January 25-28 to Torrey Pines Golf Course. Come out to enjoy the ocean views, world-class golf, an array of specialty food and drink offerings and open-to-the-public fan attractions.

Specialty Food and Drinks

Enjoy an array of specialty SoCal flavor food and drink offerings at the Farmers Insurance Open including:

  • Boom Boom Chicken Sausage Roll
  • Grey Goose Specialty Cocktails including the 2018 signature drink, the Torrey Breeze
  • 10-Under, a West Coast Pale Ale brewed specially for the Farmers Insurance Open by 10 Barrel Brewing Co, Michelob ULTRA and a variety of Anheuser-Busch beers
  • Torrey BBQ Tri-Tip Sandwich featuring Seaside Market’s “Cardiff Crack”
  • Baja Shrimp and Cucumber Ceviche
  • William Hill Estate Wine selections

Arrive early to the course to enjoy:

  • Torrey Breakfast Burrito featuring “Cardiff Crack”
  • Signature Grey Goose Bloody Mary

Open-to-the-Public Attractions

Make the most of your day at Torrey! Be sure to stop by these open-to-the-public attractions:

MD Anderson Shaded Bleacher

Offering shade and seating near the Main Entrance on 11

Grey Goose 19th Hole and Flight Deck

An expanded area that will all-new elevated viewing deck with panoramic views of the course, a Pétanque course and specialty drink offerings including the Farmers Insurance Open signature cocktail, the “Torrey Breeze”

The William Hill Estate Wine Lounge

Located on the south side of the 8th green, the Lounge will offer ocean and golf views and will feature an array of wine selections from William Hill Estate

The Michelob ULTRA Zone

At the center of the action, the Michelob ULTRA Zone will feature premium food and drink offerings

The Post Party presented by Harrah’s Resort SoCal

When the play ends, keep the party going with live music from local DJs and Happy Hour drink specials.

Farmers Insurance Open Tickets

From general admission to a VIP experience, there’s a ticket option for everyone. Daily ticket options range from $50-$385 for an all-inclusive experience. Senior, kids, youth and Military discount ticket opportunities available.

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The 34th Breeders’ Cup World Championships is Coming to Del Mar

Breeders' Cup

Breeders' Cup

The 34th Breeders’ Cup World Championships comes to Del Mar for the first time ever on Friday, November 3 and Saturday, November 4, 2017. The beautiful Del Mar racetrack will host the sport’s richest event, 13 championship Thoroughbred horse races worth more than $28 million, attracting the best racehorses, trainers, and owners from around the globe. But there’s more to Breeders’ Cup – a week of festivities, fun, and events add to the thrills found on track.

What is the Breeders’ Cup

Since 1984, the world’s best in Thoroughbred racing have competed at the Breeders’ Cup. Beginning as a one-day event with seven races, the Breeders’ Cup has grown into a two-day horse racing extravaganza that has seen legends born, history made, and fortunes won. The 2017 Breeders’ Cup will be held at the Del Mar racetrack just north of San Diego.

Attend the Breeders’ Cup

Limited tickets are available for the Breeders’ Cup. Experience Taste of Breeders’ Cup: San Diego with an Infield GA ticket. Two-day gourmet dining tickets are available in the Seabiscuit Skyroom and the Trackside Chalet.

How to Watch and Wager

The Breeders’ Cup will be broadcast live on NBC Sports Network and NBC on November 3 and 4. Visit the Breeders’ Cup Watch page for a complete viewing schedule.

To get a bet down on the Breeders’ Cup, visit or visit your local simulcast facility.

Join in the Breeders’ Cup Festival

For the first time ever, the Breeders’ Cup will run where the turf meets the surf. The Breeders’ Cup Festival is a week-long celebration of the event running from October 28 to November 4. Join us for Breakfast at Breeders’ Cup, racing at Del Mar on Wednesday and Thursday, and the La Jolla Art Walk. Seek out the vibrant Breeders’ Cup Art of the Horse, 20 life-sized sculptures of racehorses placed throughout the San Diego area, designed by local artists inspired by Thoroughbred racing and the local culture.

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What Not to Miss at the San Diego International Film Festival – Oct 4-8

If you love film & the movies then join us for the very best in independent filmmaking at the San Diego International Film Festival. We will be screening world premieres, documentaries, shorts and not-yet released films from the studios. From star-studded tributes to intimate moments with filmmakers to the best parties on the festival circuit San Diego’s premier film festival has something for everyone – 140+ films to choose from, great parties and lots of opportunities to meet the creative filmmakers that challenge, inspire and entertain us.

San Diego International Film Festival Opening Night Film & Afterparty – Oct 4

Don’t miss opening night! Our opening night films often go onto win major awards! Previous films include: Silver Linings Playbook, Wild, 12 Years A Slave, Septembers of Shiraz, and many others! Presented by Hollywood Casino – Jamul

> Hit the Red Carpet

VARIETY Night of the Stars Tribute – Oct 5

The VARIETY Night of the Stars Tribute brings Hollywood to San Diego for a glamorous evening of celebrations and awards. The Gregory Peck Award of Excellence in Cinema, 2017 will be presented to Sir Patrick Stewart and the Auteur Award will be presented to Kumail Nanjiani at the Pendry San Diego. Stay tuned for our other honorees!

> RSVP Today – Hurry this always sells out

Friday Night Party with a Purpose – Oct 6

Mixing fun for a cause, the Friday Night Party with a Purpose in downtown San Diego is a perfect end to a full day of screenings. We kick off the night with a bang! There will be live music and art, entertainment, food trucks, complimentary beverages and games in the beer garden.

> Kick off the weekend with a bang!

Studio Premieres – Oct 4-8

We premiere some of the biggest films coming out of Hollywood and the independent film circuit. Come to the festival for a chance to see films like: Lion, Hell or High Water, Silver Linings Playbook, 12 Years a Slave and many others weeks or even months before they hit the big screen.

> See the schedule

Unique Film Tracks – Oct 4-8

San Diego International Film Festival features a slate of film tracks that reflect both the unique culture of San Diego and that fulfill our mission to “Make a Difference” with film. Tracks include Social Impact, Environmental, Military, American Indian and new this year Equestrian.

> Learn More

Meet the Filmmakers – Oct 4-8

Stick around after the film and listen to the filmmakers discuss the inspiration and creative process to get their film to the big screen. In addition filmmaker panels and our filmmaker awards show are exciting opportunities to meet and learn from these creative and successful artists.

> Learn More

Culinary Cinema – Oct 8

Enjoy a cinematic adventure into the world of food and then partake of delicious bites from local sustainable Chef’s and restaurants.

> Hungry?

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Extreme Sailing Series™ is heading for San Diego

Extreme Sailing Series
Extreme Sailing Series

Photo courtesy of Extreme Sailing Series

The Extreme Sailing Series™ is the ultimate Stadium Racing championship, which visits eight iconic cities across three continents throughout the season, and it is heading to San Diego from October 19-22, 2017.

The global Series pits teams of the world’s best sailors against each other on identical hydro-foiling GC32 catamarans. The state-of-the-art boats can fly up to two meters above the water on their foils, making for a wild and exciting show for onlookers.

The world-class teams will compete on a stadium-style racecourse, set just meters from the shore of the free entry Race Village located on Harbor Island, putting spectators at the heart of the sailing action like never before.

The Series looks set to make a show-stopping debut in the iconic city for the penultimate Act of the season and it is not to be missed.

Free Entry Race Village

The free entry Race Village will be located on Harbor Island, the man-made peninsula located close to Downtown San Diego, and will be open daily to public. As well as offering front row seats for the GC32 Stadium Racing, there will be plenty of on shore entertainment for all.

> Find out more about the Race Village

Extreme Sailing Series VIP Packages

For those looking for a more unique experience, Extreme Sailing Series San Diego offers a range of VIP packages, which include the opportunity to race on board a GC32 catamaran.

> Find out more about the VIP Packages

See Extreme Sailing Series in Action

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Gold Cup is Coming to San Diego Sunday, July 9th

CONCACAF Gold Cup Comes to San Diego's Qualcomm Stadium

International soccer returns to San Diego on July 9th when the Gold Cup comes to Qualcomm Stadium.

The 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup, the 14th edition, is the biennial international men’s soccer championship of 12 teams from North & Central America and the Caribbean region organized by CONCACAF.

On Sunday, July 9th, San Diego will host the Group C’s opening round double header at Qualcomm Stadium. One ticket gets you into both matches!

Two Exciting Matches

  • Curacao vs. Jamaica
  • Mexico vs. El Salvador

Get Your Gold Cup Tickets

Tickets are still available and start as low as $30!

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Rhythm and Brews Music & Craft Beer Festival – May 6, 2017

What do you get when you combine the rockin’ soundtrack of live music with tastes of San Diego County’s most sought after brews? The Rhythm and Brews Music & Craft Beer Festival!

The San Diego Brewers Guild’s annual must-attend festival in the heart of historic Vista Village is quickly approaching on Saturday, May 6th. All craft beer aficionados are invited to experience what sets San Diego craft beer apart from the rest – its breweries and its enthusiasts, of course.

50+ Breweries – 100+ Beers – And More

Rhythm and Brews Music and Craft Beer Festival

Photo Courtesy of Tim Stahl

San Diego County is home to more than 130 breweries, with 24 more in planning in 2017. This quantity (and quality) of local breweries provides ample opportunities to explore a variety of craft brews. Rhythm and Brews is the perfect place to get acquainted with the best of what San Diego breweries have to offer.

At North County’s most rockin’ beer festival, sample 100+ beers from 50+ local breweries, including taps from Karl Strauss, Bear Roots and AleSmith.

Whether you prefer stouts, IPAs or anything in between, this festival has a beer for every taste.

Craft beer fans can groove to live musical performances and enjoy delicious eats from local food trucks.

Check out the beer and music lineup and snag your tickets now!

Rhythm and Brews VIP Tickets and More

Rhythm & Brews Music and Craft Beer Festival

Photo courtesy of Tim Stahl

VIP tickets grant its holder entry at 12:00 PM to sip exclusive brews for an extra hour prior to general admission.

Last year, 1,600+ people joined in the festivities to celebrate San Diego’s craft beer community. Rhythm and Brews overtakes historic downtown Vista Village for an entire craft beer-filled afternoon.

Proceeds from the festival benefit the San Diego brewers Guild – a non-profit whose mission is to promote awareness and visibility for San Diego’s growing craft beer industry.