FOOD & DRINK
San Diego Billboard Campaign Asks People to ‘Eat Differently’
Advocates of a plant-based diet launched a major advertising campaign in the Greater San Diego area Tuesday featuring 29 billboards that will be displayed for three months. In what organizers are calling one of the largest such campaigns ever produced, the “Eat Differently” billboards will feature luminaries who have spoken out about eating a plant-forward diet.
Ice Cube to headline old-school rap concert in San Diego
October 13 is going to be a "Good Day" in San Diego when Ice Cube takes the stage for an old-school rap concert.
ElleVet Project provides free veterinary care for low-income and unhoused pet owners
SAN DIEGO — The ElleVet Project is on the San Diego leg of its national tour, providing free veterinary care to help out low-income and unhoused pet owners. “I’m Dr. Brian, so I’ll be helping Princess out today,” said Dr. Brian Hranek, a local veterinarian, as he greeted an elderly client and her dog. The nonprofit set up a makeshift veterinary care station Monday in downtown San Diego on 17th Street at the San Diego Day Center, operated by Father Joe’s Villages.
Children's book author focuses on telling stories of neurodivergent kids
Sally J. Pla is on a mission to increase the number of children's books featuring neurodiverse characters and stories. She is a San Diego-based author of several children's books featuring characters on the autism spectrum, and is an advocate for autism acceptance. Her latest book "The Fire, The Water, and Maudie McGinn" is her first book to feature a female protagonist.
MANÁ announces stop in San Diego's Vieja's Arena on Nov. 22
The Grammy-winning Mexican rock band MANÁ is extending their “México Lindo y Querido” concert tour with a stop in San Diego’s Viejas Arena.
San Diego County Fair in Del Mar: What You Need to Know
From oooey-gooey fair food to carnival rides and nights on the grandstand, summer at the San Diego County Fair promises loads of fun at the Del Mar Fairgrounds beginning Wednesday. Let us guide you to the basics, from admission and parking, to concert highlights and special exhibits to view during...
Michelin Guide Names Notable Balboa Park Restaurant to New Discoveries List
In advance of the official ceremony, scheduled for July 18, that will reveal which restaurants will receive culinary distinctions such as Michelin stars and Bib Gourmand recognition as part of the release of the 2023 Michelin Guide California, the organization just announced 10 additions to its California selection that are now highlighted on its website as “new discoveries”.
Ticket and public transit package available for San Diego County Fairgoers
Getting to this year's San Diego County Fair in Del Mar is being made cheaper and easier thanks to the North County Transit District and Metropolitan Transit System.
Vandal targets Bonita's first permanent mural hours after it was completed
Bonita's first permanent mural vandalized hours after it was completed; month-long, interactive community mural created to engage community
$1 million Powerball ticket sold in San Diego County
SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Check your tickets! Someone in San Diego is $1 million richer - is it you?. According to California Lottery officials, one person matched five numbers in the latest Powerball drawing. That winning ticket - now worth $1,036,009 - was purchased at the Vons in Bonita. This...
Tour artist and architect James Hubbell’s famous compound in Santa Ysabel
The Ilan-Lael Foundation is offering private tours on select days through Saturday, June 17, at the family home of James and Anne Hubbell.
How to get discounted movie tickets at AMC this summer
AMC is setting up its "We Make Movies Better" summer with special, discounted screenings of favorites for the whole family.
Desert tortoises get head start at life
SAN DIEGO — Dozens of desert tortoises are getting a second chance to thrive in the wild. The tiny tortoises represent big hopes for the people who take care of them. Last summer, new hatchlings and eggs of desert tortoises were evacuated when an intense heat wave in the region put them at risk. Biologists have found that young desert tortoises cannot develop normally at nest burrow temperatures above 95.5 degrees Fahrenheit.
San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum’s Summer Serenade
San Diego Children's Discovery Museum jamboree filled with live performances, food trucks, crafts, and beer and wine for adults! Saturday, June 10 5:00 to 7:30 pm.
Comedian Matt Rife set to perform at San Diego Civic Theatre
Popular internet personality, comedian and actor Matt Rife is headed to San Diego later this year for stand-up comedy show.
Far South/Border North grants $2.6M to artists in Imperial, San Diego counties
Far South/Border North is a California Creative Corps arts program for the counties, led by the city of San Diego and implemented through a bi-county regional collaborative, according to the city.
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