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.
Happy Cinco de Mayo! San Diego celebrates the holiday with a huge celebration this Friday through Saturday at Fiesta Old Town Cinco de Mayo and Folklorico Competition. Discover three stages of music, traditional dancing, food, beer, tequila and more. Continue reading
Lift your spirits with sweet happy hour specials at FIRST avenue bar & grille. Classic American cuisine gets a creative twist at this relaxed restaurant, and from 5 pm to 7 pm each night, you'll find deals on beer, wine, spirits and food. Continue reading
Ancient artistry, authentic costumes and animated backdrops bring the world of Ancient China alive at Shen Yun. This unique performance is a colorful, captivating affair that takes place at the San Diego Civic Theatre, March 25-27. Continue reading
Live music, food trucks, and craft brews galore take the stage at the Best Coast Beer Fest, which will be held on March 12 at Embarcadero Park in San Diego. Discover your new craft brew, and then stay for the evening movie screening. Continue reading
How do you like to celebrate St. Patrick's Day? With bagpipers and balloons? Music and dancing? Face paint and rides? Find it all at the San Diego St. Patrick's Day Parade in Balboa Park, a local tradition. Continue reading