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San Diego's

Nightlife Scene

The Hottest Party on the West Coast

It's Time to Party

Follow the music to San Diego, where the nightlife is one of the most buzzing scenes on the West Coast. The nightclubs are bumping with world-class DJs, the craft cocktails are true works of art and dance floors are filled with people soaking up the bright vibes of San Diego after sundown. It all starts in the Gaslamp Quarter with 16 walkable blocks packed with over 180 restaurants, 50 bars and 10 nightclubs.  But the good times are rolling throughout the city, from sunset to sunrise and back again. The party is on in San Diego and you're invited.  

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Nightclubs

After an afternoon at the beach or touring San Diego, a night on the town can cap off the perfect day. The heart of San Diego's nightlife action is found in Downtown's lively Gaslamp Quarter. Here, 16 walkable city blocks are filled with rooftop bars, hot nightclubs boasting celebrity DJ's, moody jazz clubs and happening restaurants spilling out onto the sidewalk. Many of the clubs feature live music or stage shows with themes ranging from flamenco dance to burlesque. In other parts of the county, you'll also find iconic rock clubs, intimate concert venues, and a host of opportunities to get out and party.

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Bars

San Diego's bar scene offers a delectable variety of flavors and vibes. From casual dives and lively pubs, to sultry wine bars, exclusive speakeasies and coveted tequila tastings, you're sure to find a bar stool or private booth that fits your mood and spirit.

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Downtown After Sundown

Follow the music to San Diego, where the nightlife is one of the most buzzing scenes on the West Coast

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Ultimate Night Downtown

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4 Intimate Clubs for Live Music

Dimly lit local dives with exciting live music

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Live Music

Jul 16 - Sep 25, 2021

Live music is back at Barefoot Bar & Grill, where you’ll enjoy panoramic bay views and casual coastal dishes as you dine next to a tropical waterfall and sea-life lagoon. 

When: Fridays & Saturdays

Time: 5-8PM

Seating is first come, first serve.

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HESSFEST XI

Aug 28, 2021

Join us on August 28th as we celebrate 11 years of Great Beer, No Exceptions while we raise money and awareness for two awesome organizations: the Navy SEAL Foundation and Next Step Service Dogs.

Grab your blanket and lawn chairs and head beachside to Pier Plaza along Seacoast, just south of the Imperial Beach Fishing Pier for this special family and dog-friendly event. An awesome way to close out summer with your friends, enjoy a no-entry-fee cornhole tournament for prizes, food from City Tacos and more, plenty of beverages (including, of course, Mike Hess beers), and the main event: a concert featuring national acts The Sully Band and (all the way from Boulder, CO), The Samples, plus opening band, The Fallbrook Kid, Anthony Cullins!

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Pure Project Can Release

Jul 29, 2021

Making its debut in cans is a very special collaboration with the ladies of Pure! Brewed for the first time for Women's Brew Day 2020, this Belgian-style golden strong was such a hit when it was on draft that we decided to bring it back in cans. We are also excited to release a brand new West Coast double IPA collaboration with our friends at Cellarmaker Brewing.

The cans will be released on Thursday, July 29th at all four taproom locations (Vista, Miramar, Balboa Park, and Carlsbad) as well as for CA & NV shipping.

BEER DETAILS:


GAIA
Belgian-Style Golden Strong Ale
8.5% ABV
 

DANKNESS RISING
*Collaboration with Cellarmaker Brewing
Unfiltered West Coast Double IPA with Nelson Sauvin, Strata, & Centennial Hops
8.3% ABV
 

Full release details and sale links here: https://www.purebrewing.org/event/can-release-gaia-dankness-rising/

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Pure Project Vista Grand Opening

Jul 30 - Aug 1, 2021

The big day is almost here. Our new Vista taproom will be opening to the public on Friday, July 30th! Swing by anytime July 30th - August 1st for grand opening weekend—we'll have 20 beers on tap including a specialty stout we've brewed for the occasion. Not to mention beer slushies, food trucks, and lots of cheer.

We can't wait to see you and show you our new home!

Specialty Stout Tapping:

TOPKAPI
Bourbon Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout with Pistachio, Honey, & Graham Crackers
11.2% ABV

Food Trucks:
-Copper Kings—Friday, July 30th: 4-9pm
-Nomad Vegan Eats—Saturday, July 31st: 11am-5pm

Grand Opening Weekend Hours:
-Friday, July 30th: 3-10pm
-Saturday, July 31st: 11am-10pm
-Sunday, August 1st: 11am-8pm

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Jul 29, 2021
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Jul 30 - Aug 1, 2021
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Kids Eat Free

Tin Roof
Valid: Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2021

Kids eat free with purchase of adult entree. Dine in only. Not valid with any other offer or discount. Valid at the Tin Roof San Diego location only. 

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Kid's Eat Free

Little Italy Food Hall
Valid: Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2021

Enjoy one free kid's meal at Samburgers (Little Italy Food location). Kid's Eat Free free kid's meal requires purchase of "adult" meal. Limit one free meal per order. Must present this offering at...

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