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7 Places to Eat, Drink, Shop, and Relax in Kensington

Quaint and neighborhood-y are words that come to mind for Kensington a vibrant neighborhood north east of downtown San Diego.

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Epicurean Adventures in Little Italy

Little Italy is a place where the past meets the present, where Top Chef alums have set up shop and old-school eateries remain as treasured landmarks.

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Balboa Park, The Cultural Heart of San Diego

Just minutes from downtown, explore the history, legacy, and future of this ever changing, always amazing cultural park.

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Downtown after sundown

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Mission Federal ArtWalk

Nov 7 - Nov 8, 2020

On November 7-8, 2020, the Mission Fed ArtWalk will celebrate its 36th annual event in the streets of Little Italy. Featuring more than 300 artists filling 17 square blocks of the iconic urban neighborhood with art, craftsmanship and beautiful goods, this event attracts artists from across the globe. More than just an art event, the festival is a family-friendly opportunity to participate in interactive art installations and features live music and dance performances.

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Fleet Week San Diego 2020

Nov 9 - Nov 15, 2020

Fleet Week San Diego honors and celebrates the men and women of the military through events that entertain and alliances that thank and support these heroes.

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San Diego Bay Parade of Lights

Dec 13 - Dec 20, 2020

The San Diego Bay Parade of Lights is a time-honored holiday tradition with more than 80 boats lavishly decorated sailing by the shores for all to see.

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Sharp Minds

Nov 2, 2020

Much like a diary or journal, our bones can reveal some of our daily activities, lived experiences, and even if there was access to health care. The research in this Sharp Minds talk, examines lower-limb fractures to find a deeper understanding of how lower socioeconomic populations in St. Louis and New York City lived during the turn of the 20th century.

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Valid: Jul 1 - ongoing

Sunset Dinner Cruises are a deliciously different dining experience, sailing nightly on San Diego Bay. Enjoy a 3-hour cruise, with 3-course dinner, chilled glass of champagne, with entertainment and...

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Kids Eat Free at Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina

Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina
Valid: Sep 15 - ongoing

At Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, rooms and suites offer incredible views of the San Diego Bay, Coronado Island, or the downtown skyline. Featuring two amazing swimming pools set in a tropical...

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Virtual Workplace Wellness Retreat

Saffron & Sage
Valid: Apr 9, 2020 - ongoing

Working from home is a new reality during the current COVID-19 crisis and it comes with its own set of challenges and frustrations. To support productivity, focus and overall mental health, Saffron...

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