Welcome to the Bristol Hotel blog! Stay up-to-date on everything that's going on around our boutique hotel in downtown San Diego. Featuring events, things to do and special offers, our hotel blog will keep you current on all of the city's latest happenings, including nearby attractions such as the Gaslamp Quarter, Little Italy, the San Diego Zoo, Petco Park and more.
The Adams Avenue Street Fair is an all-ages festival with free admission. Taking place on Saturday, September 27-Sunday, September 28, this music festival also features giant carnival rides, beer gardens and over 350 booths of arts and crafts to buy. Continue reading
Put on your best costume and head to the Monster Bash block party on October 31. Taking over eight blocks of the Gaslamp Quarter and East Village neighborhoods, the Monster Bash is one of the top San Diego Halloween events of the year. Continue reading
Here come the brides! The San Diego Conference Center turns into the ultimate showcase of wedding-related products and services for the San Diego Bridal Bazaar on September 28, 2014. Meet face-to-face with wedding experts, discover new trends in everything from gowns to cakes, and find everything you need to make your big day absolutely perfect. Continue reading
Head down to PETCO Park August 19-21 to watch one of the highlight games of the season, Padres vs. Dodgers. San Diego takes on rival city Los Angeles for three exciting games at our home stadium, a great place to enjoy a mild California evening. PETCO Park is conveniently located close to the Gaslamp Quarter and to the Bristol Hotel. Continue reading
With more than 100 films from 55 countries, the San Diego Film Festival brings a galaxy of stars to two film villages this September 24-28. This year the festival introduces four new categories: Native American Voices, Action Sports, Family-Friendly, Music and Horror. Enjoy a deeper cinematic experience with Q&As, industry panels, and more. Continue reading