Events

  • 'Being Here with You' draws crowd to Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego

    'Being Here with You' draws crowd to Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego

    On the evening of Sept. 20, it seemed that nearly everyone downtown was making their way to the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (MCASD) for the opening of "Being Here with You/Estando Aquí Contigo," a 42-artist, trans-border exhibition. The official visitor count was actually 876, and included...

  • What’s Happening in Your Peninsula Neighborhood?

    What’s Happening in Your Peninsula Neighborhood?

    ONGOING EVENTS Bingo Games 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, Portuguese Hall, 2818 Avenida de Portugal. (Doors open 4:30 p.m.) $21 to play all the games; food and drink for purchase, non-profit event. (619) 223-5880. Friday Night Liberty 5-9 p.m. first Fridays at Liberty Station, 2640 Historic Decatur Road,...

  • Ocean Beach Street Fair & Chili Cook-Off draws 70,000

    Ocean Beach Street Fair & Chili Cook-Off draws 70,000

    More than 70,000 visitors attended the 39th annual Ocean Beach Street Fair & Chili Cook-Off Festival that ran from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, June 23, 2018, down and around Newport Avenue. Funds from the event were used to pay for the OB Pier Fireworks show on the Fourth of July. Despite a...

  • New art display from NTC Foundation adds color to Liberty Station in Point Loma

    New art display from NTC Foundation adds color to Liberty Station in Point Loma

    Opening reception is 5-9 p.m. Friday Oct. 5   The walls along Barracks 14 in Liberty Station, once a plain deep tan, have received a creative, temporary "makeover." Beautiful murals depicting individuals in various emotional states now decorate the walls in black paint, overlaid by bright white...

  • OB Playhouse Theatre Co. staging edgy (but fun) productions for Ocean Beach/San Diego region

    OB Playhouse Theatre Co. staging edgy (but fun) productions for Ocean Beach/San Diego region

    When it comes to the shows produced by the fledgling OB Playhouse Theatre Co., size matters — at least when it comes to the marquee. Since Bill and Jennie Connard began staging productions in 2016 at their Newport Avenue venue, the titles have been short enough to not overtax the street-facing...

  • Thursday Club’s Rummage Sale nets $160,000 for charity

    Thursday Club’s Rummage Sale nets $160,000 for charity

    A rainy weekend couldn’t dampen the spirits of bargain-hunters at the 91st annual Thursday Club Rummage Sale, March 10-11 in the Balboa Park Activity Center. Pulling carts, wagons and even wheel barrows, shoppers made their way through the well-labeled aisles, loading up on the gently-used items...

  • Foundation picks 25 Point Loma gems for architectural tour

    Foundation picks 25 Point Loma gems for architectural tour

    More than a dozen of Point Loma’s most treasured architectural wonders were included in this year’s Open House San Diego (OH! SD) tours, March 24-25, which also featured 80 must-see sites in Bankers Hill, Balboa Park, Downtown and Barrio Logan. An annual program of the San Diego Architectural Foundation...

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