Downtown Calendar: Oct. 2017

Posted: October 6th, 2017 | Calendar, Opinion & News | No Comments

Friday, Oct. 6

Live theater – ‘The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey’: This Trevor Project fundraiser will be a one-man show at The Old Globe. James Lecesne, co-founder of The Trevor Project, is the playwright and solo performer of the play. Tickets start at $100 and include play admission, a donation to The Trevor Project, and a post-show reception with refreshments, where you can meet Lecesne. 8–11 p.m. at the Old Globe, 1363 Old Globe Way in Balboa Park. Visit or

Downtown Calendar: Sept. 2017

Posted: September 1st, 2017 | Calendar, Opinion & News | No Comments

Saturday, Sept. 2

Bike Kitchen – Walk-Up Service: Professional bicycle mechanics will provide minor repair and basic maintenance assistance on a walk-up basis. Bring your bicycle and receive help with flats, cables adjustments, and other simple fixes. Free. 2–4 p.m. at San Diego Central Library, 330 Park Blvd. Visit

Downtown Calendar – Aug. 2017 

Posted: August 4th, 2017 | Calendar, Opinion & News | No Comments

Friday, Aug. 4  Friday Night Liberty – Art in the Garden: Enjoy dance performances, live music, outdoor exhibitors, art demonstrations, traveling exhibitions and new works. View Visions Women of Mystery, learn to loom with WabiSabiWeaving, get your San Diego-based all-female metal smith jewelry from Thatch Jewelry, see the Monart School of Drawing student mural in […]

Downtown Calendar – July 2017

Posted: July 7th, 2017 | Calendar, Opinion & News | No Comments

Friday, July 7 through Sunday, Sept. 3 San Diego Symphony’s Bayside Summer Nights: Experience an evening of music, drinks and scenery along the San Diego Bay. Various concerts will take place throughout the summer, some with accompanied by a popular full-length feature film. Musical guests include Herb Albert, Lani Hall, Leslie Odom Jr., Tony Bennett and […]

Downtown Calendar – June 2017

Posted: June 2nd, 2017 | Calendar, Opinion & News | No Comments

FEATURED EVENTS Friday, June 2, through Sunday, July 2 One Hundred Years of One Hundred Handbags The Women’s Museum of California presents an exhibit about the history of fashion, focusing on how women’s lives have changed the style of handbags and 100 handbags from the 1800s and 1900s will be on display. A fashion show […]

Downtown Calendar – May 2017

Posted: May 5th, 2017 | Calendar, Opinion & News | No Comments

Horton Plaza Park 1-Year Anniversary Saturday, May 6 Celebrate Horton Plaza Park’s first birthday with food, games, music and AquaVie Wellness yoga. Enjoy Harvest Kitchen and Lil‘ Miss Short Cakes food trucks as well as live performances from Ben Carroll and Maria Z. A water and light show will conclude the night. Free and family-friendly […]

Downtown Calendar – April 2017

Posted: April 7th, 2017 | Calendar, Opinion & News | No Comments

PHOTOS OF PAVIA Friday, April 7 “Photographs Through the Eyes of Six Italian Photographers” is a photo exhibit curated by the Civic Museum of Pavia, Italy, presented in partnership with the San Diego City College Italian Language and Photography departments, and sponsored by the House of Italy.

Downtown Calendar — March 2017

Posted: March 3rd, 2017 | Calendar, Opinion & News | No Comments

FEATURED EVENTS NINTH ANNUAL ST. BALDRICK’S SHAVE-A-THON SATURDAY, MARCH 4 St. Baldrick’s Foundation San Diego Chapter presents the annual Shave-A-Thon to support children with cancer. Brave men and women will shave their names to generate awareness, fund research and help survivors.