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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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Museum Month

Feb 1 - Feb 28, 2019

Locals and visitors to San Diego area libraries are in for a special treat this February! Pick up your Museum Month discount pass at a San Diego City or County libraries to enjoy half-off admission at more than 40 San Diego Museum Council (SDMC) member museums. The pass can be used to visit multiple museums across the region.

Whether you are an art aficionado, history buff, or nature lover, the SDMC has a variety of member organizations that are bound to capture your interest.

Take advantage of the program to visit both old favorites and new attractions you have never even heard of!

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San Diego Restaurant Week

Jan 20 - Jan 27, 2019

San Diego Restaurant Week returns Sunday, January 20th through Sunday, January 27th with a FEAST for the senses at over 180 participating restaurants. Dine deliciously at restaurants offering prix-fixe menu options throughout San Diego County. This foodie-favorited week is the perfect time to take a culinary tour throughout the diverse and thriving food culture of San Diego.

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Paint Your Pet

Feb 2, 2019

Calling all pet lovers! Paint a one-of-a-kind portrait of your beloved pet with the assistance of local artist Paul Naylor. We’ll have all the supplies for you, all you need is a photo of your pet and the willingness to try something new!

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Toddler Time: Sights, Sounds + Textures

Feb 15, 2019

Our Museum hosts facilitated toddler programming every Friday morning beginning at 10am. Our toddler program values the whole child and supports healthy bodies and minds, with music, movement and social play for young children. Toddler Time is free with admission.

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Valid: Jan 1 - Mar 31, 2019

Stay three or more nights and receive 20% off the Best Flexible Rate.

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