Get Your Gaze On at “Gazin’ with the Experts”

Looking into the cosmos with your naked eye, through a telescope, or both, can be a fun, relaxing hobby and even lead to a passionate career for some. So perhaps your child can spark a galactic interest in the stars if you take them to “Gazin’ with the Experts.” You and the kiddos can stargaze […]

How About An Old-Fashioned Drive-in Movie at South Bay?

There’s nothing more ‘summer’ than a double feature at the drive-in movies; they aren’t as popular as they were in, say the 60s, but there’s no doubt they’re still fun. And not to mention, they’re a lot cheaper than heading to a movie theater for just one flick! Grab the entire family (or just your […]

Jump on the Coronado Ferry and Shop the Landing

Looking for a fun and inexpensive way to experience San Diego this summer? Well, do yourself a favor and head to the San Diego Bay Ferry and hop aboard for an afternoon at the Coronado Ferry Landing. The Landing has over “25 eclectic and unique shops, including art galleries, bike rentals, sweet treats, fine and […]

Summer Movies in the Park–For the Win!

Summer is officially here and that means it’s time to really step up the fun in and around the San Diego community! This is the time of the year to get out and take in what the city has to offer–like free movie in the park. Scheduled to take place at several different parks around […]

Don’t Miss Out on the El Cajon Dinner and a Concert Series

Once the spring and summer months come there seems to be a plethora of non-stop events, from fairs to festivals to weekly concerts. But such is life–you have to pick and choose the fun as it comes. One event I think you’ll not want to miss is the El Cajon Dinner and a Concert Series on […]

San Diego County Fair: “Game On!”

If you’re not preparing to take in a few days at the San Diego County Fair, I implore you to change your mind! This year’s theme will be ‘Game On’ and will spotlight some of the most iconic games through the decades, from card games to board games, video games to game shows, consoles to cell […]

Get Geocaching Around San Diego!

Imagine heading down Murray Ridge Road toward Sandrock searching for local GPS coordinates to see what fellow “hunters” have left behind for you to find. Sound intriguing? That’s because it is. You can embark on a modern day treasure hunt throughout San Diego! This modern day, GPS-enabled, game called geocaching is a one played all […]

Have a Bonfire on the Beach

Open beach fires outside containers are prohibited at all San Diego beaches, but as long as you can nail down a fire pit you’re golden. Aside from bicycling, rollerblading, swimming, surfing, and volleyball, you can take to the beach on a cool, breezy evening for a bonfire! Break out the marshmallows and chocolate and indulge […]

Go Fly A Kite…in the Field of Tecolote Shores

Admittedly, it’s been a while since I’ve flown a kite, but remembering back to younger years really makes me miss that life of leisure. Consider a trip to Mission Bay Park with your kids (or by yourself) and witness the joy kite flying brings to your day–as long as you can keep it in the […]

Life of Leisure: National Park Week–April 20 – April 28

Way back in the 16th century an explorer by the name of Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo stepped onto the coast of California becoming the first European to do so. He landed and took to foot at San Diego Bay, which now houses the Cabrillo National Monument (1800 Cabrillo Memorial Dr.) commemorating the event. If you haven’t experienced this […]

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