Archive for the ‘Live’ Category

August 12, 2011


Live music is taking over Hillcrest this weekend for CityFest 2011. Performers include Run Honey, F.U.Z.Z., Liveagain and many more. The 27th Annual event will feature a game arena, waterslide and the re-lighting of the historic Hillcrest sign. It all begins Sunday at noon, so join in the fun in Hillcrest.

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July 26, 2011

Screen on the Green

The San Diego Museum of Art offers more than just paintings, sculptures and photography. For 3 nights in August, the SDMART shows films on the east lawn for anyone to enjoy. This year is the 11th Anniversary of Screen on the Green so grab a blanket and enjoy the free show. Visit the SDMART website for more information.

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July 08, 2011

Opening Day at Del Mar

The biggest day in horse racing, hats and hot summer fashion in San Diego is only 12 days away. Opening Day at Del Mar is July 20th and Southern California is bursting with excitement. The season at the Del Mar Race Track includes afternoons watching horses run, while sipping on cocktails and enjoying speciality cuisine. Tickets for opening day start at $10 but you might want to purchase now, before it sells out.

For more information or tickets, visit the Del Mar Race Track’s website.

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July 01, 2011

Art Platform- Los Angeles

Southern California is known across the country and the world for having its own distinct style. Art Platform-Los Angeles is all about showcasing the rich culture and diversity within the area that has influenced the contemporary art world. Local and international artists, dealers, collectors and museums will be present to display their favorite pieces to capture the essence of Southern California. Art Platform- Los Angeles will begin September 30 and go until October 3 at L.A. Mart.

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June 03, 2011

Independence Jam

It is the time of year again for Southern California music lovers- the FM 94/9 Independence Jam kicks off Sunday, June 5th, with a line up from all across the country. This year’s event sold out pretty quickly due to the great lineup. The Oceanside Pier Amphitheatre will explode with music all day Saturday with performances by Cold War Kids, Lykke Li and  The Silent Comedy. If you are lucky enough to have tickets, it will surely be a great show.

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May 28, 2011

Summer Solstice

Del Mar’s best restaurants are joining together on June 23rd for Summer Solstice. The event will feature tasty bites from Del Mar restaurants and drinks from wineries and breweries from all over the state. The event is a great way to sample the cuisine of Del Mar while soaking in the fabulous ocean views of the village. Summer Solstice will also hold a silent auction and offer live music- all in celebration of the start of summer.

Tickets are available online for $50.

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April 08, 2011

Outdoor Cinema Food Fest

The Outdoor Cinema Food Fest is a drive-in combined with a picnic. Enjoy a movie at local parks all over L.A. and munch on delicious foods from food trucks that flank the park. And while you wait for the film to start, local bands entertain the crowds. According to the OCFF’s Facebook page, around 1,500 to 2,000 people show up to each film, all sitting on blankets and lounge chairs, enjoying the cinema under the stars. It is a great way to enjoy great entertainment, unique foods and the outdoors- all at once! The next event is on April 18th in Whittier, CA. The season kicks into full swing on May 28th and runs throughout the summer.

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