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The San Diego Pride is one of the nation's largest celebrations, and this year it celebrates its 40th anniversary. The morning of July 19th, the streets of San Diego's Hillcrest neighborhood will come alive with hundreds of thousands of revelers. All are welcome to join and commemorate 40 years of San Diego LGBT Pride's mission to foster pride and respect for all LGBT peoples both locally, nationally, and globally. Continue readingGay Pride San Diego Details
Book a Hornblower yacht cruise in San Diego this Mother's Day to show your mom how much you appreciate all she does for you everyday. With a Champagne Jazz Brunch and Sunset Dinner Cruise, you have two ways to give the heartfelt gift of a lasting memory. Spend some time on the water in honor of Mom on May 11, 2014. Continue readingMother's Day Cruise Details
There is something fun for everyone in Balboa Park, a sprawling urban park that contains museums, gardens, venues and lush vegetation in the heart of San Diego. Spend an afternoon discovering destinations that tell fascinating stories and rich histories. Park museums include the San Diego Air & Space Museum, Museum of Art, Natural History Museum, Hall of Champions and Centro Cultural de la Raza. Continue readingMuseums in Balboa Park Details
Do you enjoy jogging while you jam to your favorite tunes? If so, the Rock ‘n' Roll Marathon will be the festive footrace you won't want to miss in San Diego this summer. On June 1, 2014, you can head to 6th Avenue and Quince Street to start the full or half marathon or a relay race. Motivating you along your way, live local bands will perform and pump you up. Continue readingRock ‘n' Roll Marathon in San Diego Details