Jennifer Davies

An Insider’s View on What to Do in December in Balboa Park

December Nights in Balboa Park

It’s the holiday season and Balboa Park is the place to make merry. But it’s not just how festive Balboa Park looks and more about the very many ways to enjoy the season with a full slate of special events. From the popular December Nights to avant-garde exhibits, Balboa Park is a place to sparkle, shine and explore. Continue reading

Emily Paddock

An Insider’s View on What to Do in November in Balboa Park

Lily Pond - Balboa Park

There are things a-plenty to be thankful for this Thanksgiving season—including what Balboa Park has in store for you in the month of November. From painting your pet to pop-up art sales to cocktail culture, there is something for everyone to have a gourd time. Continue reading

Jennifer Davies

An Insider’s View on What to Do in October in Balboa Park

Lily Pond - Balboa Park

This month Balboa Park is filled with sights, bites and a few frights in honor of Halloween. From makers to music to pop culture to hair-raising art, there is so much to do in October it’s almost scary. Continue reading

Jennifer Davies

An Insider’s View on What to Do in September in Balboa Park

Alcazar Garden in Balboa Park

Let the summertime fun continue well into September by visiting Balboa Park for special events from to foreign films to musical tributes to even more food trucks on Fridays. Continue reading

Jennifer Davies

Workout in The World’s Most Beautiful Outdoor Gym – Balboa Park

Workout in The World's Most Beautiful Outdoor Gym - Balboa Park

San Diego’s Balboa Park isn’t just gorgeous, it’s also a great place to get in shape. The best part about Balboa Park – other than its jaw-dropping beauty – is the variety of exercise choices. There is something for everyone at every fitness level from leisurely strolls to some serious calorie-burning calisthenics. Here are just a few ways you can get your steps in and sweat on in Balboa Park – the world’s most beautiful outdoor gym. Continue reading

Jennifer Davies

Best of Balboa Park: An Insider’s View on What to Do in August in the Park

Best of Balboa Park

August is, as they say, summer’s last stand, and Balboa Park is not letting the season slip into fall without a full slate of fun and fanciful events. From fairy tales taking flight to insights into extraterrestrial earthquakes to summer secrets unsealed, exploration is in the air throughout the park this August. Continue reading

Jennifer Davies

Best of Balboa Park: An Insider’s View on What to Do in July in the Park

Lily Pond - Balboa Park

As summer heats up, so are the good times in Balboa Park. Friday nights continue to sizzle with food trucks, folks and fun featuring extended hours at many of the most popular museums. But every day in the park offers plenty to explore with provocative new exhibits, theater productions and more. Continue reading

Jennifer Davies

Best of Balboa Park: An Insider’s View on What to Do in June in the Park

Balboa Park

June is the start of full slate of summer fun in Balboa Park – from food trucks to extended hours at many of the most popular museums to a plethora of 21-and-up parties. Here are some of this month’s highlights. Continue reading

Jennifer Davies

Best of Balboa Park: An Insider’s View on What to Do in May in the Park

When it comes to things to do in May, Balboa Park is not fooling around. From Cinco de Mayo to crafty cocktails, there is plenty to see and do all throughout the park. Continue reading

Jennifer Davies

Picnic Perfection in Balboa Park

One of the best ways to soak in the splendor of Balboa Park is with a leisurely picnic. The good news is there are picnic spots for every age and desired experience. Continue reading