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.
Experience the beautiful music of Sir James Galway with the Irish Chamber Orchestra at Copley Symphony Hall in San Diego. A master of classical flute, Sir Galway is a musical virtuoso who has toured the world and sold over 30 million albums. Now on a tour of America, Sir James Galway entertains San Diego audiences with his passionate flute solos at Copley Symphony Hall for an uplifting concert of Irish and world classical music. Continue reading
In its 12th year, the San Diego Film Festival is an event movie lovers won't want to miss. In addition to debuts and screenings of limited-release, independent films, you can choose from over 100 offerings like documentaries, foreign films, and short subjects. Director, screenwriter, and producer Judd Apatow will be honored with the Visionary Filmmaker Award at a gala event that's sure to be the toast of the town. Continue reading
The San Diego Chargers take the field at Qualcomm Stadium this fall. Part of the NFL's AFC Western Division, the football team is looking for a fresh start in 2013, with a new head coach and general manager. Come to a game in the sunny Mission Valley, and cheer on Southern California's only professional football team! Continue reading
In San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter, you'll find Halloween frights and fun unlike any others. If it's icky, blood-spattered gore you're after, head to the Haunted Hotel, which is open year round, but of course gets even scarier during All Hallows' Eve. For a fun, sexy party, get tickets to the 13th annual Monster Bash, a gigantic Halloween bash stretching 8 blocks. Continue reading
Fashion Week San Diego is back this fall! Beginning Sept. 30, 2013, emerging fashion designers will get the chance to showcase their brand new, never before seen creations. More importantly, this is their opportunity to be noticed and celebrated. A ticket gives you access all three runway shows, plus panels with experts on beauty and style, as well as the fabulous Trunk Show on the last day. Continue reading