San Diego’s wide-open spaces and almost perfect weather are why locals and visitors love playing outdoors. Favorite activities include surfing, cycling, and everything skating – on boards, blades, and four wheels. And although roller skating seems to be making a comeback, in San Diego, roller skating culture never went away. Whether you are dusting off […]
Looking to make connections while still social distancing? Cuddle up with some adorable fauna! Whether in person or virtually, here are seven animal encounters in San Diego that will make you smile.
Resolutions and fresh starts are slated for January with Balboa Park following suit. Find your path to wellness with the Japanese Friendship Garden or discover your sense of wonder with the San Diego Natural History Museum’s Secret Society of Adultologists. Also, on Balboa Park’s January line-up, mind-bending challenges at the Fleet Science Center, a mash-up […]
The sparkling lights, the chilly nights, the food, the parties, and the time with friends and family are all what makes the holidays the most wonderful time of the year. If you want to make your holiday season extra wonderful, then a trip to Balboa Park is in order. From bedazzling decorations and colorful lights […]
November is all about giving thanks and there is plenty to be thankful for this month in Balboa Park. From opportunities to get your om on to unique holiday shopping to new exhibits on lowriders, insects and reclusive critters, this month should give you plenty of gratitude for San Diego’s cultural heart.
Looking to scare up some interesting things to do in October? Then Balboa Park should be on your list. From Halloween happenings to thought-provoking panels to sake sipping at sunset, it’s frightening how much there is to do in the park this month.
Summer might be coming to a close, but September in Balboa Park is still filled with a stunning array of mind-expanding exhibits and events. From Mexican Independence Day celebrations to secret scientific soirees for the 21-and-up set to blockbuster plays to food trucks on Fridays, Balboa Park is by no means falling down on the […]
Affectionately called San Diego’s jewel box of fine art, the Timken Museum of Art provides an intimate setting (not to mention free admission) to get up close and personal with an impressive collection of European old masters, 19th century American art and Russian icons. While all the art is worth a look, here are five pieces you won’t want to […]
As summer heads into its dog days, the fun also heats up in Balboa Park. From movies on the park’s lush lawns to awe-inspiring concerts on the world’s largest outdoor instrument to festivals celebrating the circle of life to fairy tales taking flight on stage, Balboa Park in August is a fever pitch of festivities.
July is all about sizzling celebrations, and Balboa Park delivers the heat with a heavy dose of cool culture thrown into the mix. Friday nights continue to be a can’t-miss way to enjoy the park as food trucks take over the El Prado and many of the most popular museums offer extended hours. But fun […]