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.
Kick start your festive fun with a triple axel, or simply stay standing in the outdoor skating rink at Horton Plaza. With your $14 adult admission, you'll support Peckham Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego. Do a great deed this holiday season while you work your magic on the ice. Continue readingIce Skating Details
Gather around a table at FIRST avenue bar & grill at The Bristol Hotel in downtown San Diego. This inviting and casual eatery serves modern American cuisine with a crafty twist, and a variety of cocktails, beer and wine. FIRST avenue bar & grille has a fantastic new dining special - buy 5 entrees, get the 6th free. Enjoy creative California cuisine that reflects the freshness of the season and the best burger in town. Continue readingbuy 5 entrees, get the 6th free Details
Explore the science of the brain and nervous system at Neuroscience 2013 at the San Diego Convention Center. This annual event highlights emerging ideas and technologies in neuroscience and brings neuroscientists from around the world together to learn, understand and present the latest breakthroughs. The Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting features dynamic presentations, workshops, social events and an exciting marketplace with 600 exhibitors. Neuroscience 2013 is the leading event for the exploration, advancement and collaboration of neuroscience. Continue readingSociety for Neuroscience Annual Meeting Details
San Diego, California is a spectacular destination to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday with friends and family. Whether you want to give back to the community or gather around a festive holiday table, Thanksgiving in San Diego is a wonderful experience. Enjoy a Thanksgiving 5k run through Balboa Park, go ice skating at Horton Plaza and enjoy a bountiful Thanksgiving dinner at one of downtown San Diego's wonderful restaurants. Continue readingThanksgiving events in downtown San Diego Details
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 readingIrish Chamber Orchestra with Sir James Galway Details