Star Spangled PopsJul 03, 2015Celebrate Independence Day as principal pops conductor Bill Conti leads a patriotic extravaganza featuring all-American hits, a fireworks display and an appearance from American Idol runner-up Jessica Sanchez.80 other events on Friday, July 3
Fourth of July might be the event highest on everyone's minds this week, but rather than hit you with a silly list of all-too-obvious places to watch the fireworks, we'll just ignore all the red, white and blue in favor of an under-the-radar soiree.
With all the hoopla surrounding the centennial anniversary of the 1915 Panama-California Exposition, and the seemingly endless amount of events in Balboa Park, it could be easy to forget that summer also means Shakespeare season at the Old Globe.
Golden Hill doesn’t get as much love as, say, North Park and Downtown, but that’ll change this weekend when Hill-dwellers will be out in full force on Saturday, June 20, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. for the Golden Hill Community – Balboa Park 1915 Expo Centennial Festival.
We can't think of two foods we'd rather eat in bulk than oysters and sausages. Ok, maybe pizza, but we've never heard of a festival devoted entirely to pizza. Wow, a pizza festival. Someone needs to make that happen.
A three-day weekend is like a gift from the Gods. When it comes to Memorial Day weekend, it usually signifies summer is officially here and everybody and their mama will be having some kind of backyard BBQ or pool party.
Many of us have long since transitioned to reading books via Kindle or other tablet formats, but there's still nothing quite so satisfying as cracking open the spine of a book and flipping through the pages of a good story.