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Archive for June 2011

Scribe Winemaker Series @ Cucina Urbana…SAT. July 16, 2011

June 30, 2011

   Current Winemaker Series………………  Scribe …….  Saturday July 16th 2:00p.m. – 3:30p.m.       Winemaker Series events are monthly tastings on Saturday afternoons at CUCINA urbana featuring winemakers or winery principles from critically acclaimed and up-and-coming wineries. Along with meeting the people behind these great wines, guests have enjoyed the informal, relaxed atmosphere of […]

Eclipse Chocolat presents Fourth Annual Cupcake Extravaganza Weekend! July 2-4

June 29, 2011

               2121 El Cajon Blvd (between Alabama St & Mississippi St) Neighborhood: North Park (619) 578-2984 Fourth Annual Cupcake Extravaganza Weekend! Stop by the cafe for 22 different flavors of Crème Fraîche Cupcakes (as their normal selection features 9 rotating flavors daily, this is quite a feat!). Better yet, all cupcakes are priced to move! So […]

San Diego Symphony’s Summer Pops…JULY 4th – LABOR DAY

June 28, 2011

  Single-ticket sales for San Diego’s Symphony Hall Summer Pops season started selling on Monday, and it’s obvious at first glance that there’s more to the summer run than meets the classical-music eye. and of course being out on the peninsula the setting is amazing… Kicking it off is Marvin Hamlisch for July 4th celebrations […]

Summer Shakespeare Festival: Amadeus @ The Globe

June 27, 2011

                                                                                            June 12 – September 22, 2011 Winner of the Tony Award for Best Play and the Academy Award for Best Film, Amadeus weaves a confrontation between mediocrity and genius into a tale of breathtaking dramatic power. In the court of the Austrian Emperor Josef, Antonio Salieri is the influential composer. Enter the greatest musical […]

REVIEW: APERTIVO…Italian Tapas and Wine Bar

June 26, 2011

2322 El Cajon Blvd (between Louisiana St & Texas St) San Diego, CA 92104 (619) 220-0959                  Well it is inexpensive, it is convenient, you get served relatively quickly and the food is edible…. I was taught always say something nice or nothing at all. So that concludes this review….. Of course not,hang on………….. […]


June 25, 2011

In a historic vote with far-reaching implications, the New York State Senate passed the marriage equality bill Friday, making New York the sixth and most populous state in addition to Washington, D.C., to offer civil marriage for same-sex couples. New York became the first state with a Republican-controlled legislative body to pass a marriage equality […]

Active-Duty Military To March In San Diego Pride Parade…Sat. July 16

June 25, 2011

                                                                                                       SAN DIEGO — History will be made at this year’s San Diego Pride Parade when ACTIVE DUTY MILITARY members will march openly through the heart of Hillcrest. “To my knowledge [it is] the first time in the history of Pride in the United States, ever, that we have said, ‘Active duty, you are […]

ORFILA VINEYARD & WINERY’S Summer Social …June 26, 2011

June 24, 2011

13455 San Pasqual Rd Escondido, CA 92025 (800) 868-9463                  Award-Winning Wines From Southern California’s Premier Wine-Growing Region Orfila Vineyards & Winery is an award-winning boutique winery nestled in the pristine San Pasqual Valley agricultural preserve, approximately 30 minutes north of San Diego, just 5 minutes off the I-15, on the way to […]


June 23, 2011

The Big Bay Boom July 4th Fireworks Show is back for its eleventh year, promising another spectacular display over San Diego Bay. Fireworks will be discharged simultaneously from barges placed strategically around the Bay off Shelter Island, Harbor Island, Embarcadero North, Seaport Village, Embarcadero South Marina Park, Coronado Ferry Landing and Imperial Beach.* It all […]

OB Street Fair and Chili Cook-off ….Saturday, June 25, 2011

June 22, 2011

Ocean Beach                                                    32nd Annual Ocean Beach Street Fair & Chili Cook Off ……………  On Saturday, June 25th from 10am to 8pm……………. a celebrated and eagerly anticipated yearly community tradition. This FREE festival will entertain more than 70,000 visitors throughout the day! Liquorland, our Beachside Beer Garden sponsored by the California Recreational Arts Benevolent Society, […]