Official Gaslamp Quarter News

President’s Day Sale- VIP Mardi Gras tickets!

It’s raining BEADS!  Snatch up tickets to the most OVER THE TOP Fat Tuesday celebration in the Gaslamp Quarter and San Diego!! This president’s Day, SD Mardi Gras is offering an exclusive discount on VIP access to the San Diego Mardi Gras and Block Party....

LIONFISH BRINGS MODERN COASTAL CUISINE TO THE GASLAMP QUARTER

Lionfish, located in the Pendry San Diego, is a modern, cutting edge restaurant located on 5th Avenue that features fresh-catch cuisine and seasonal ingredients, all prepared with innovative twists by homegrown San Diego chef JoJo Ruiz. Its grand unveiling took place...

Art Cars Jazz Up San Diego Mardi Gras in the Gaslamp Quarter!

Why be ordinary when you can be extraordinary? After 23 years, Gaslamp Mardi Gras continues to be at the forefront of creative surprises for attendees, making it the preferred Mardi Gras hot-spot to spend Fat Tuesday, February 28th. Three stages of music fire up at 5...

Things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter: February 16-19

Always lots of things going on in the Gaslamp Quarter! What have you got planned this weekend? Thursday, February 16: American Comedy Co. Michael Quu & Friends Ready to go from zero to funny? Full Throttle Comedy is a pedal to the metal ride of the nations top...

February is Macy’s Museum Month!

Arts, entertainment and culture collide for Macy’s Museum Month in San Diego. This February the San Diego Museum Council and Macy’s have teamed up again for Museum Month, giving patrons a chance to discover what’s new at more than 40 area museums with savings only...

35th Annual San Diego Chinese New Year Fair

Lunar New Year may have been on January 28th but now you can celebrate again this weekend at the 35th Annual San Diego Chinese New Year Fair! The fair will be take place on Saturday and Sunday, February 11th & 12th, from 10AM – 5PM in San Diego’s...

Things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter: February 9-12

Grand Opening of the Pendry, 35th Annual San Diego Chinese New Year Fair and Celebrate San Diego Rally this weekend!! What are you planning to do in the Gaslamp Quarter? Thursday, February 9: Oxford Social Club Grand Opening Weekend Be Sophisticated, or don’t. Our...

City Beat Restaurant Guide features the Gaslamp!

The Gaslamp Quarter is featured on the cover of the San Diego City Beat Restaurant Guide! This is the 3rd annual Restaurant Guide filled with terrific content such as recipes, restaurant listings, and promotions for all of San Diego. Make sure to pick one up today!...

Get to know the Spencer Ogden Building! – Weekly 150 Factoid #5

The Spencer Ogden Building, 1874 This is the oldest structure in the Gaslamp Quarter to be owned continuously by the same family. In 1881, Spencer and Ogden purchased the building from Charles de Laval, and it remained with the Ogden family. The second floor was added...

Things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter: February 2-5

Taco fights, live music and football! How do you plan to spend your weekend in the Gaslamp Quarter? Thursday, February 2: Blind Burro Taco Fights 5 Who’s ready for Taco Fights 5? The battle begins this Thursday, 2/2, as Chef Julian Peres of Knotty Barrel takes...

Catch the Big Game in the Gaslamp!

The Big Game is this Sunday! Check out below for a few places you can catch the game in the Gaslamp Quarter! The Tipsy Crow Catch the big game at San Diego’s home of Patriot’s football! Get here early, seating is first come, first serve! Where: 770 Fifth...

Get to know the Frey Block Building! – Weekly 150 Factoid #4

Frey Block Building, 1911 The Frey Block Building contains a rich ethnic history. In its first few years, the Frey brothers from France operated a second-hand store here. The site later housed several Oriental restaurants. Near one entrance, one can find the tile...