Thursday, May 28, 2009

Take a Cruise for a Cause

Board San Diego’s Inspiration Hornblower Yacht for a philanthropic cause!

Next Wednesday, June 3, 2009, from 5:45 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., Hornblower, KyXy 96.5 and Sophie@ 103.7 will be hosting its 3rd annual Cruise for a Cause. This fashion cruise held at sunset, will be filled with exclusive shopping, food tastings, complementary spa services, live music, dance performances, gift bags, and best of all: a portion of proceeds will benefit the Center for Community Solutions. Board the glamorous Inspiration super-yacht at the Grape Street Pier for only $20.00 per person and join this fabulous Cruise for a Cause. Tickets are required so book your reservation today!

Deal of the Day!

Hurry and take advantage of this smoking deal at the Omni San Diego Hotel

Whether you’re in San Diego on vacation or just want to add some spice to your usual routine, consider staying at the Omni San Diego Hotel in Downtown San Diego during its 5-day room special event! Located just across the street from Petco Park, the Omni would be the perfect place to rest your head after a Padres game or a day of touring downtown. On top of its ideal locality and luxurious amenities, the Omni San Diego Hotel is also offering rooms for only $99, from June 7 – June 12, 2009. Take advantage of this hot hotel deal and reserve your room today. Save by entering promo code: 72hour when visiting the Omni Hotel San Diego’s website.

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Port of San Diego Summer Promotion

The Port of San Diego and the Port Tenants Association launched a new marketing campaign to promote special offers from tenants including restaurant deals, hotel specials and discounts on select attractions, just in time for summer! The goal is to promote the Big Bay as a primary getaway destination for local residents and tourists alike.

Featuring up to 30% off room rates at 15 hotels on the tidelands, 100 restaurant entries under $18 and kids free under 12 with paid adult admission for ALL Big Bay attractions including the USS Midway Museum, Hornblower Cruises and Events, San Diego Harbor Excursion the Maritime Museum of San Diego and Chula Vista Nature Center. Other special Big Bay offers include a Seaport Village VIP Shopping Pass for discounts at the various shops and restaurants and a two-for-one night stay for boaters at Sun Harbor Marina, located in America's Cup Harbor. For more information and details please visit or call (619) 686-6200.

Baseball, BBQ and Big Brothers, Big Sisters

Looking for a place to pre game for the infamous Padres vs. Phillies game? On June 1st. Phil’s BBq will be hosting Phil’s BIG BBQ Tailgate party from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Padres vs. Phillies game in Tailgate Park. For only $20, participants receive a ticket to the game, amazing BBQ dinner and admission into Phil's philanthropic tailgate party. Phil’s BBQ will be donating 100% of the proceeds to Big Brothers, Big Sisters: OPERATION BIGS, a mentoring program for children with deployed parents. On top of donating all of their proceeds, Phil’s BBQ will also be donating 1,000 tickets to Big Brothers, Big Sisters so that the programs’ kids and sponsors can attend this event. Show your support and don’t miss out on a good time. Give back to those who are in need and purchase tickets at Phil’s BBQ in Point Loma today!

Tuesday, May 26, 2009

International Dance and Music Festival 2009

Check out the WorldBeat Cultural Center’s 15th annual International Dance and Music Festival this Sunday, May 31, 2009, from 12 p.m. – 5 p.m., at Seaport Village Downtown San Diego. The festival is dedicated to South African native, Miriam Makeba, otherwise known as Mama Africa, who devoted her life to music and civil rights activism. Featuring great music and remarkable dancing, the goal of this event is to unite all community members, from dancers, musicians, and artists to students, teachers, immigrants, and refugees, in sharing their culture. This festival will aim to increase awareness about the importance of dance and music among the government, systems of education and the general public. This is a free festival and is a great opportunity to support and celebrate dance, music and culture. For more information please call (619) 230-1190.

12 Years and Still Rockin’

Rock n’ Roll Marathon takes over Downtown San Diego for the 12th Year in a Row

Rock n’ roll through Downtown San Diego this Sunday, May 31, 2009 for San Diego’s 12th Annual Rock n’ Roll Marathon. With 26.2 miles of road, participants will rock and roll all the way to the finish line. Walkers, runners and new 4-person relay teams can equally enjoy this marathon with the help of over 2000 energetic sideline enthusiasts and 45 lives bands throughout the course. The race begins at 6:30 a.m. on 6th Avenue and Palm Street and will head north, concluding at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot Based at 10:00 a.m. where the free headliner concert will take place. Visit for more information and to receive $10 off the $135 marathon admission fee by entering coupon discount code: DISCOVER.

Friday, May 22, 2009

2009 Beer & Sake Festival

What better way to start of the sizzling San Diego Summer than with a thrilling Spirits and Food Festival!

The Japan Society of San Diego and Tijuana (JSSDT) is hosting their 2009 Beer and Sake Festival at the San Diego Marriott in Del Mar, on Thursday June 25, 2009 from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

The festival will showcase imported Japanese beers and local microbrews, multiple flavors, styles and quality levels of sake, "Japanese rice wine," and culinary creations from the most talented chefs in San Diego who are redefining Japanese cuisine.

The 2009 Beer and Sake Festival is also the official host of the SushiMasters California Regional Competition presented by the California Rice Commission, featuring California's top sushi chefs in a live competition that challenges their mastery of sushi art and style.

This charity tasting event raises proceeds to Support the Japan Society's numerous educational programs. Tickets are $40 for JSSDT members and $60 for general admission. For more information please visit or call (858) 467-1727.

Thursday, May 21, 2009

SDGO in the News!

We are very pleased to share with you the coverage of San DieGO Downtown on May 15, 2009 in the online exclusive "Anchors Aweigh in San Diego," written by Randy Mink from Leisure Group Travel.

This was a great piece about commemorating the brave men and women who served our country this Memorial Day. Randy Mink suggests visiting Downtown San Diego’s waterfront which displays military nostalgia and historic ships, including the retired USSS Midway.

"With Memorial Day right around the corner, there’s no better time to shine the spotlight on San Diego’s downtown waterfront, a lively visitor destination awash in military nostalgia."

Mink's online exclusive also features a link to the San DieGO Downtown Web site, allowing visitors to find more information on the San Diego waterfront and other downtown attractions!

Body Worlds and The San Diego Marriott Hotel unite on behalf of philanthropy!

Check out one San Diego’s hottest attractions and join the cause!

If you’re visiting San Diego’s latest attraction, Body Worlds and The Brain, and are looking for a place to stay, The San Diego Marriot Hotel & Marina has a special deal for you! The Body Worlds Downtown San Diego Hotel Package for visitors includes deluxe room accommodations, a $30 food and beverage hotel credit, complimentary self-parking and four $5.00 off coupons to the Body Worlds and The Brain exhibit at the San Diego Natural History Museum. That’s not all though; a portion of all packages sold will be donated to the California Brain Injury Association (CALBIA), a non-profit organization that helps provide information, recommendations, education, advocacy and support for who have been affected by or are suffering from brain injuries. Book your package now and join the cause! Visit San Diego Marriott Hotel and Marina and save by entering the promotional code "P53" when booking your reservation.

Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Tempt Your Taste Buds at Taste of Gaslamp

Cruise the streets of the historic Gaslamp Quarter for the annual Taste of Gaslamp and enjoy its delectable dining options.

Taste of Gaslamp will be held June 13th and 14th, 2009 allowing participants to taste and savor house specialties from San Diego’s top restaurants. The event kicks off at 1:00 p.m. at 5th Avenue & Island Avenue and from their ticket holders will follow their noses to more than 20 participating restaurants. New to this year’s event is the Special Beer Tasting Garden hosted by event sponsor, Samuel Adams. Tickets are $25 per person. Taste of Gaslamp proceeds will benefit the Gaslamp Quarter Association amd will help enhance and protect this historic district. For tickets or more information visit or call 619-233-5227.

Tuesday, May 19, 2009

San Diego Museum of Art Presents Art Alive

Surround yourself with creativity, masterpieces and fragrant floral arrangements at the San Diego Museum of Art's Art Alive annual art and flower extravaganza. Featuring live flowers coexisting with Old Master, Asian and American artworks transforming the Museum into a vibrant display of vivid colors in the heart of Balboa Park. Art Alive generates funding for education, interpretation, conservation and presentation of important works of art. Admission is $15 per person and the exhibit will be open June 12th through June 14th from 7:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. For more information please call 619-232-7931. The San Diego Museum of Art is located in Balboa Park at 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101.

Fox Sports Grill Hosts American Idol Party

Support singing sensation and fellow San Diegan, Adam Lambert, at the American Idol Party at Fox Sports Grill tonight from 7:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Watch the finale and results show in anticipation while enjoying great food and drinks and mixing and mingling with Lambert fans. The Fox Sports Grill is located inside of the Hilton San Diego Bayfront at One Park Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92101. For more information please call 619-231-9000

Monday, May 18, 2009

2nd Annual Wine, Cheese and Chocolate Festival

Tantalize your taste buds and indulge at the 2nd Annual Wine, Cheese and Chocolate Festival benefiting the Women's History Museum San Diego. Previous participants include Jorda winery, Flora Springs Winery, Palmina and Hess Collection. In addition, enjoy music from the Sue Palmer trio as well as mouthwatering artisan cheeses and breads and chocolates made by a local San Diegan Chocolatier. This event will take place on Friday, May 29th from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Balboa Park, Patio B. Tickets are $30 each for one person or $25 each for two people. For tickets, please visit

Fortune 421 Hosts the Ultimate Memorial Day Pool Party at KIN Lounge!

Experience the terrace pool at KIN Lounge for Fortune 421's ultimate Memorial Day Pool Party!

Fortune is rounding up premier DJs for a roof-top party that is sure to make a splash! Dive in or dance to the finest house music courtesy of DJ Lavelle Dupree, Steve Prior, Devoy, G Roy, Theron, Mac Luv, Chris Liosi, Kurch and Dadon. This event will take place on May 24th from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Admission is $10.00. For more information and for VIP cabana reservations please call 619-599-5694. Tickets are available at Kin Lounge is located atop the Manchester Grand Hyatt at One Market Place , San Diego , CA 92101.

Friday, May 15, 2009

Mister Tiki Presents: New Moku Luau Sundays

If you are in need of a vacation, you will love Mister Tiki's Moku Luau Sundays!

Enjoy a Luau-style buffet from 5-9 p.m. for $24.85 featuring authentic dishes including sweet Hawaiian corn bread, coconut fired rice, moku kalua pig and teryaki chicken. Polynesian Dancers and DJ Late Night Le will have your hips swaying to rhythmic music. For more information please call 619.233.1183. Mister Tiki is located at 801 Fifth Ave. Downtown.

Sit Back..Relax.. And Enjoy a Refreshing Cocktail... AT THE MOVIES!

The Gaslamp 15 now serves cocktails at select Saturday evening screenings!

The theater will offer separate showings of these same films to guests who are not 21. Tickets may be purchased online or at the box office; guests must provide a photo ID at the theater.

Upcoming films include "Angels and Demons," "Terminator Salvation," "Night at the Museum II," "My Life in Ruins," "Valentino: The Last Emperor," "Treeless Mountain," "Drag Me to Hell," "The Hangover," "The Proposal," "Year One," "Bruno" and "Julie & Julia."

Gaslamp 15 is located at 701 Fifth Avenue. Visit Fandango online for tickets and showtimes. For more information please call (619) 232-0401.

Thursday, May 14, 2009

5th Annual Champagne and Purses Party

Partying for a Purpose and the Se Hotel present the 5th Annual Champagne and Purses Party at Siren at the Se Hotel on Tuesday, June 9, 2009 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Donate your new or gently worn dresses, jewelry, shoes and purses to the Toussaint Academy Prom on June 27, 2009. This ladies only event features complimentary appetizers, a fashion show by Lina and Silpada Jewelry, great music from guest DJs, silent auction and demonstrations from premier local spas and salons. The cover charge is a $10 donation at the door. 100% of the proceeds will be donated to the It's All About the Kids Foundation for the 2009 Prom. For more information please call 8582293663 or email

Let's Play Downtown Presents San Diego Spirits Festival

Start off the San Diego Summer with a toast at the first-ever San Diego Spirits Festival!

Let's Play Downtown presents this premier event June 5th through June 7th at the W San Diego featuring numerous VIP parties, mixology classes, grand tasting, seminars, silent auction, beach parties, fashions shows music and much more! Tantalize your taste buds with the best in regional liquors including Vodka, Gin, Rum and Tequila.

Event Schedule (details subject to change):
  • Friday June 5th Pucker Up VIP Party 9 p.m. -12 a.m.
  • Saturday June 6th MAIN EVENT – Grand Tasting, Trade & VIP 11-2 p.m. - Public 3-5 p.m.
  • Saturday June 6th Silent Auction to benefit Sky Ranch Foundation
  • Saturday June 6th On the Rocks Party 9 p.m. - close
  • Sunday June 7th Shake-Shake-Shake Beach Party 1-4 p.m.
Tickets Prices are a $50 for early bird general admission for the first 100 tickets sold, then $75 per ticket. VIP early bird tickets are $100 for the first 100 tickets sold then $125 per ticket.

For more information please email or call 858-551-1605.

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

KiFM Jazz Festival Kicks Off Memorial Day Weekend in the Gaslamp

Celebrate this Memorial Day weekend at KiFM's Annual Jazz Block Party and musical festival on May 23rd and May 24th 2009 from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. in the historic Gaslamp Quarter. Featuring two outdoor stages showcasing premier national acts as well as live performances from popular local artists inside more than 25 of the Gaslamp Quarter's hot spots. This is a 21 and up event. Ticket prices start at $48 and vary according to ticket type. For more information please call 619.233.5227.

Grand Hyatt Grand Slam Home Run Derby

To show their love and support for the San Diego Padres, the Manchester Grand Hyatt is offering a special promotion. Bring your Padres game ticket to the Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego and receive a discount on guest rooms, restaurants, food and beverage outlets, spa and local catering services. Each home game ticket is worth an automatic 10% off! In addition, for every Padres Home Run hit per game at Petco Park:
  • 1 Home Run Receive 20% off
  • 2 Home Runs Receive 30% off
  • 3 Home Runs Receive 40% off
  • 4 Home Runs Receive 50% off
  • Grand Slam Automatic 50% off
Offer valid April 6, 2009 to March 31, 2010. For more information please call 619 232 1234.

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Tantalize Your Taste Buds at Taste of Little Italy

Savor the fresh flavors of Spring at the Taste of Little Italy event on May 27th from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. More than 20 restaurants will be offering savory samples including pastas, desserts, even a beer tasting at Karl Strauss Brewery. Stroll Little Italy's charming neighborhood and enjoy live music along India Street as you sample Italian and eclectic culinary offerings. Tickets are $35.00 pre-event or $40.00 day of. For more information, please email Tickets are limited to so buy yours online today!

Funky Garcia's in the Gaslamp Quarter is NOW OPEN

Funky Garcia’s is now open! Located at 421 Market St. in the Gaslamp Quarter, Funky Garcia's offers authentic Tijuana-Mexican cuisine for an ultra low price: no food item on the menu will cost more than $5. The idea comes from Moe Sadighian, the chef and owner of the nearby Tabule at 535 Fourth Ave. Enjoy refreshing margaritas and tasty tacos cooked over a mesquite flame. For more information please call 619.233.8659.

Monday, May 11, 2009

Memorial Day Kick Off Party at DECOS!

Kick off Memorial Day Weekend at DECOS on May 22nd from 9:00 p.m. to 1:45 a.m.! Featuring special guest DJs, hosted bar from 9-10 p.m. and a live performance by The Lollipop Girls! DECOS is located at 731 Fifth Ave Downtown. For more information please call 619-696-3326. Admission is $20 but come early for dinner and avoid the cover charge!

San Diego Museum of Man Indian Fair

The San Diego Museum of Man will host an Indian Fair on May 16th and 17th from 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. The California Plaza will be transformed into a lively marketplace featuring Native American artists from the Southwest and Alaska. The Museum will feature two full days of artists’ sales and demonstrations, music and dancing, and traditional foods. General public admission to the Museum of Man during Indian Fair is $5 for adults and seniors, and $1 for children ages three to 17. Admission includes entrance to the Museum, its exhibitions, and the Indian Fair festivities. Live demonstrations inside the Museum will include cultural performances by storytellers, dancers, and musicians throughout the weekend. A special Family Day on Saturday, May 16, will feature Museum tours and interactive craft activities for visitors of all ages. For more information please call 619-239-2001.

Friday, May 8, 2009

Monday Recession Buster at Sarah's Smash Shack

Need a break? Shatter your troubles at Sarah's Smash Shack.

Choose from a variety of tempting breakables such as plates, platters and glasses. Sarah's will throw a second of the same item for free thanks to 2 for 1 Mondays! Bring your MP3 player and smash to your favorite tunes. For more information please call 619-702-8488. View pricing and menu online. Sarah's Smash Shack is located at 1353 6th Avenue San Diego, CA 92101.

Swing into the summer aboard the USS Midway!

"Swinging on the Midway" kicks off summer on Saturday, May 23 from 6 p.m.- 10 p.m. Featuring a 17-piece Big Band, "Sweethearts of Swing" Singers, "2toGroove" instructors, and dance contest with prizes that will have you doing the lindy hop all evening. Participate in the 1940s costume contest to win great prizes (20% costume discount at Buffalo Breath 619-297-1175). Must be 21years old to attend, tickets are $45 per person. Tickets are available online and at the Midway's ticket booth. For more information please call 619-398-8229.

Thursday, May 7, 2009

Join the Fern Street Circus for "Famiglia Del Circo"

Grab your friends and family and head to Balboa Park for "Famiglia Del Circo"presented by Fern Street Circus. Enjoy thrilling performances showcasing a variety of circus talents. Tickets are $14 for adults and $7 for children ages 2-12. Show dates and times are as follows:
  • Friday, May 15th at 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 16th at 1:00, 4:00 and 8:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, May 17th at 1:00 and 4:00 p.m.
  • Friday, May 22nd at 8:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 23rd at 1:00 and 4:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, May 24th at 1:00 and 4:00 p.m.
For more information please call 619-235-975.

Briny Baird Tees Off From the Deck at the Omni San Diego Hotel

PGA golf pro, Briny Baird, will take 10 tee shots from the 34th floor deck of the Omni San Diego Hotel on May 18, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. aiming for a bulls-eye in right-center field at Petco Park. If Baird hits the bulls-eye, P.F. Chang's will offer EVERYONE IN AMERICA a free order of their signature Lettuce Wraps! P.F. Chang's will also donate up to $20,000 to the San Diego Navy/Marine Corps Relief Society depending on where Baird's expert shot lands. For more information please call the Omni San Diego hotel at (619) 231-6664.

Wednesday, May 6, 2009

Little Italy hosts San Diego’s 16th Annual Sicilian Festival

On Sunday, May 17, 2009, Little Italy will be hosting San Diego’s 16th Annual Sicilian Festival from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. on India Street. With free admission, Sicilian music, dance, cuisine and culture, this is one celebration you won’t want to miss! The event will have four stages of Sicilian and Italian entertainment, including Dick Contino, the world-famous accordionist virtuoso, who will be headlining the event. Also new to the festival this year, is the children's corner which will feature Sicilian heritage activities for the kids. There will also be free shuttle rides to the festival on double-decker English buses departing from the north end of the County Administration Building. For more information please call 619 469-2206.

Top Gun 40th Anniversary Movie Night

Celebrate Top Gun's 40th Anniversary at the USS Midway

Hop on board the USS Midway for Top Gun's 40th Anniversary Movie Night Friday, May 29th. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the movie starts at 7:30 p.m. Guests will have the opportunity to meet the real "Viper" from Top Gun and enjoy cheap eats by Kansan City BBQ - home of the famous Top Gun Bar. Also featuring thrilling Flight Simulators, "Report to Duty" Flight Deck Tours, Top Gun Merchandise, No Host Cocktails Featuring the "F14-tini" as well as movie trivia and prizes. General admission is $10 and tickets are available at the USS Midway ticket booth or online at

Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Happy Hour at Buca di Beppo

Buca di Beppo has started a happy hour promotion at its Downtown restaurant at Sixth Avenue and G Street. Running from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday, the deal offers half-price on draft beers, wines by the glass and cocktails (including top-shelf premium brands) and complimentary pieces of gourmet pizza at the bar with the purchase of an alcoholic beverage! For more information please call (619) 233-7272.

Cinco Happy Hours for Cinco de Mayo

What better reason to celebrate Happy Hour then Cinco de Mayo? Check out these Gaslamp hot spots and join la fiesta!

Have fun at Rockin’ Baja’s “Five Days of Cinco!” Enjoy specials such as the Big Cinco Bucket for 2, only $34.99 which includes lobster, shrimp, carne asada, chicken and crab legs with bean, rice and tortillas, as well as $3 Tecate and Dos Equis drafts, 5 Tecate Light bottles for $15, live music, and much more! Located at 310 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101. For more information, please call (619) 234-6333.

Join Fred’s Mexican CafĂ© for their Tacolicious Celebration from 4:00 p.m. to closing. With specials including $2.50 - $3.50 PBR drafts, $4.50 house Margaritas, $5.00 shots of Patron, and
$2.00 - $3.00 tacos, Fred’s will be one big fiesta! Located at 527 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101. For more information, please call 619-232-TACO.

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at La Fiesta Lounge & Bar with specials such as $3.00 House Margaritas, $2 Dos Equis & Coors Light Draft, $3 Margaritaville Shots, $1.25 Coronitas, $3-$4 Tacos, and $6 Steak and Chicken Nachos. Located at 628 Fifth Ave, San Diego, CA 92101. For more information, please call (619) 232-424.

La Puerta’s Taco Tuesday is the perfect occasion to celecrate Cince de Mayo. Specials include 50% off drinks and appetizers, $2 off tacos, $2 Tecate/ Tecate Light, and Live music from DJ Scooter and Mariachis from 3:00pm – Close. Located at 560 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101. For more information, please call (619) 696-3466.

Candelas offers the perfect specials. Happy Hour is from 5-7 p.m. at the bar featuring 50% off ANY drink and 50% off appetizers from the dinner menu. Candelas is located at 416 3rd Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101. For more information please call (619) 702.4455.

Monday, May 4, 2009

Kick off the summer with Hornblower’s Memorial Day BBQruise!

Make this Memorial Day one to remember by spending it enjoying the beautiful sights of the San Diego Bay. Hornblower's Memorial Day BBQ Cruise on May 25, 2009 features a BBQ lunch buffet, free flowing beer and champagne and plenty of sunshine. Reservations must be made in advance. Tickets are $52.95 for adults, discounts available for children, seniors and military. This two-hour cruise begins at 11:30 a.m., boarding begins at 11:00 a.m. For reservations and more information please call 1-888-HORNBLOWER

Reggie Bush Hosts the Official Red Bull Air Race Party

Unwind after an afternoon of high-speed excitement!

Reggie Bush hosts the official Red Bull Air Race Party at Float - the 4th floor lounge atop Hard Rock Hotel San Diego on Saturday, May 9 at 8:00 p.m. This premier party will feature entertainment by 88-Keys, Pacific Division, Eric Cubeechee and Supercre3w. Tickets are $30 and there is limited availability, so please purchase your tickets in advance. For more information please call (619) 702-3000.

Click here for SDGO's Red Bull Air Races Article, featuring ticket information and tips on where to watch!

Friday, May 1, 2009

Soar into San Diego for the Red Bull Air Races

The Red Bull Air Race World Championship is taking off on May 9th and 10th in Downtown San Diego. Join thousands of spectators and the world’s best race pilots as they navigate through a low-level aerial track flying at jaw-dropping speeds in the fastest, most agile and lightweight racing planes over the beautiful San Diego Bay. Check out SDGO's Red Bull Air Race Article for ticket information and suggestions on where to watch.

Jazz Mondays at the Ivy Hotel

Jazz up your Mondays! The Ivy Hotel presents all new Jazz Mondays with live jazz bands performing in Ultra Lounge. A new American tapas menu will be featured in addition to the Happier Hour cocktail menu until 9 p.m. This event begins at 6 p.m. and will be hosted with media partner KIFM.For more information please call 619-814-1000.

Tango Wine Company in Little Italy Presents San Diego's first Sake class!

Join the Tango Wine Company on Monday, May 11th from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. for San Diego's first Sake Class!
Michael Simkin of MJS Sake Selections will be giving a hands-on full tutorial of the history and culture, production methods, qualities and classification of Sakes. Michael is one of the world's preeminent sake experts and has traveled to Japan 50 times, has worked in three breweries in Japan, and has visited 40 Japanese and 3 USA based breweries. Lindsay, of The Wine Smarties will also be there to tie in Sake-making to wine-making. The cost to participate is $45 per person which includes 8 different sake tastings. Tango Wine Company is located at 2161 India Street. For more information please call 619-955-8884 or email