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Ready to celebrate the holidays in the Gaslamp?! Come down this weekend for lots of events filled with holiday spirit such as the Toast of Gaslamp and Holiday Pet Parade!

Thursday, December 8:

Blue Point Coastal Cuisine 

“Ode to Lobster” December Chef Charity Dinner Series

To finish off our Chef Charity Dinner Series, Blue Point will be partnering with Feeding America San Diego  this December.  Enjoy our “Ode to Lobster” 3-course menu featuring the most celebrated crustacean.  This special menu will be priced at $75 per person, excluding tax and gratuity.  We are proud to present 20% of the proceeds from this menu to Feeding America San Diego in their efforts to help local families in need this holiday season.  For reservations, call 619-233-6623.

When: All of December

Where: 565 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Blue Point Coastal Cuisine 

Brian’s 24 Restaurant Bar & Grill

Tots for Tots

Great food for a great cause for the entire month of December! Brian’s 24 teamed up with Alternative Strategies and the San Diego Center for Children this holiday season to bring you Tots for Tots! 15% of the proceeds from select tots purchased from the participating restaurants will benefit The San Diego Center for Children.

When: All of December

Where: 828 Sixth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Brian’s 24 Restaurant Bar & Grill

Sparks Gallery

Holiday Bazaar and Open House

Please join us for an evening filled with festivities at Sparks Gallery on Thursday, December 8 from 5-9pm. This event is open to the public.

  • Holiday Bazaar featuring new jewelry and small works from San Diego artists: http://sparksgallery.com/product-category/artist
  • Gallery open house and holiday party with tastes and complimentary beverages
  • Alexander Arshansky painting demo and complimentary palm readings
  • Kids crafts corner
  • Printing press demonstration by TJ
  • $5 off parking with purchase (show your parking slip from Park it on Market or 6th & K Parkade)
  • Special pet portrait commissions available for purchase – please inquire during your visit

When: Thursday, December 8 5-9PM

Where: 530 Sixth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Sparks Gallery

Friday, December 9:

FLUXX

Deejay Al

Impossible to label, Deejay AL was of one the few and true practitioners of open-format djing. Spinning at the some the biggest night clubs in the world, Deejay AL’s sole concern is making the crowd have an unforgettable night while he’s performing. It’s his versatility that sets him apart. One day he’s spinning international music in front of thousands at large scale events and the next day he’s spinning top 40 for hundreds of thousands listeners on San Diego’s Biggest radio station Z90.3FM during his daily “5Oclock Traffic Jam” Show. He explains that it’s his love for music, which allows him to tap into some many different genres and sets him apart from everybody else.

Now is your chance to party with him live Friday, December 9!

When: Friday, December 9 9:30PM

Where: 500 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: FLUXX –  Deejay Al

Bassmnt 

Baauer with Stooki Sound

Join us on Friday 12/9 as Insomniac Events presents Baauer with support by Stööki Sound at Bassmnt!! The world renowned DJ/Producer, Baauer exploded like an unstoppable force with his viral sensation ‘Harlem Shake’ and has continued to shock crowds all over the globe! Stooki Sound, the powerful London based production and DJ unit bring their unique blend of hip-hop and trap for a show you don’t want to miss!! Get ready for and insane night as they take center stage at SD’s only weekly 18+/21+ nightclub!! | 18+/21+ Event

When: Friday, December 9 9:00PM

Where: 919 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Bassmnt 

Saturday, December 10:

Toast of Gaslamp

Lunch with Santa

Raise your glasses! It’s time to toast the holidays with the Toast of the Gaslamp, offering delicious cocktail samples and scrumptious bites from 20 of the top Gaslamp Quarter restaurants as well as shopping deals at 20 Gaslamp retailers. On Saturday, December 10, 2016 from 1pm to 5pm enjoy the opportunity to sample some of the most satisfying sips and appetizing nibbles that the Gaslamp Quarter has to offer, and shopping along the way!  Don your festive attire, round up your friends, and enjoy an event that has become a holiday tradition for many San Diegans – Yule have a blast!

Purchase your tickets early at toastofgaslamp.com for only $25 in advance or $30 the day of the event. | Must be 21+ with valid ID to attend this event.

When: Saturday, December 10 1:00 – 5:00PM

Where: Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Toast of Gaslamp

The Melting Pot San Diego – Gaslamp

Lunch with Santa

HO HO HO! Santa Claus is coming to town and making a stop at The Gaslamp Melting Pot. Bring the whole family for a great children’s event and an afternoon of fun and fondue with Santa, while avoiding the lines at the mall.

Dip into lunch with Santa Claus .The Melting Pot will be offering a two-course lunch with Santa including entrée and chocolate fondue.  Put on your Christmas attire and have the chance to pose with a real-life Santa Claus. Each Child, in attendance will receive a gift and a box of signature chocolate covered strawberries and Christmas treats.

$19.95 per Child. $29.95 per Adult. Reservations are highly recommended, as seating is limited. Not Valid with any other offer.

When: Saturday, December 10 12:30 – 2:30PM

Where: 901 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: The Melting Pot San Diego – Gaslamp

Bassmnt 

Henry Fong

Join us on Saturday 12/10 as Bassmnt presents Henry Fong! Known for his chart topping original tracks and monster remixes, Henry’s been busy crushing festivals and nightclubs around the globe all year long with his electrifying sounds! Get ready for a huge night when he takes control of Bassmnt! | 18+/21+ Event

When: Saturday, December 10 9:00PM

Where: 919 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Bassmnt 

FLUXX

Loczi

Having performed globally at some of the most celebrated and respected dance clubs and concerts across the globe, including cities such as London, New York, Miami, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Dallas, San Diego, and many more, Loczi is weekly touring performer in every sense.

Alongside his production partner, David Alexander (Chaka Khan/Parliament) the have shared their musical talents, performing at parties for the Grammys and Superbowl,produced and written songs for major record labels, generated a #1 Rated radio show, performed in front of crowds of over 50,000+ people, founded and developed the leading music production school in the industry, and have written, produced and performed a top shelf show in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand.

With two current residencies in Las Vegas and constant gigs piling up from coast to coast, Loczi’s star is only shining brighter.

Every so often we have the opportunity to party with this legend, don’t miss out on a wild night Saturday, December 10!

Now is your chance to party with him live Friday, December 9!

When: Saturday, December 10 9:30PM

Where: 500 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: FLUXX –  Loczi

Sunday, December 11:

The San Diego Union-Tribune Gaslamp Holiday Pet Parade presented by VCA Market Street Animal Hospital

Pet owners and their furry, feathered, and scaled companions are invited to don their favorite costumes for this jolly promenade and pet expo on Sunday, December 11, 2016 1-5PM! The Pet Parade steps off promptly at 3:00PM from MLK Promenade Park going up 4th Ave to E Street and then down 5th Ave ending under the iconic Gaslamp Quarter Archway.  Festively-attired critters compete for bragging rights and prizes in various contest categories.

Entry to participate in the Pet Parade is just $15 in advance per pet, $20 on the day of the event. Free for Spectators

Register now at: www.holidaypetparade.com

This event is ideal for spectators and owners alike. You won’t want to miss all the wagging tails and costumed kitties! The following member businesses will be hosting, “Yappy Meowers”  (Happy Hours in pet language), offering deals and specials to spectators on their patios. Each location will also have a donation bin where guests can donate to the San Diego Humane Society!

Yappy Meowers: https://www.gaslamp.org/2016/12/pet-parade-yappy-meowers/

When: Sunday, December 11 1:00 – 5:00PM

Where: 401 K Street, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: The San Diego Union-Tribune Gaslamp Holiday Pet Parade presented by VCA Market Street Animal Hospital

Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House

History for the Holidays 2016

The Gaslamp Quarter Historical Foundation and the Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House is pleased to announce their holiday open house “History for the Holidays” Sunday, December 11, 2016, from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Please join us in welcoming the holidays with free tours of the Davis-Horton House. Whether you are seeing the house for the first time or hundredth, our beautiful holiday decorations are sure to get you in a festive spirit. Our Docent team will be dressed in their Victorian best and ready to tell you fascinating stories about the house and its past residents. Don’t miss this special holiday event!

Watch The San Diego Union-Tribune Gaslamp Pet Parade presented by VCA Market Street Animal Hospital jingle its way down 4th avenue at 3:00pm from our pocket park!

When: Sunday, December 11 12:00 – 5:00PM

Where: 410 Island Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House

The Brokers Building Gallery

Open Studios

Join us for our Semi-annual Open Studios! Refreshments will be served in artists’ studios. All ages welcome. Join us for this educational and fun day! Well mannered and leashed pets are allowed!

When: Sunday, December 11 11:00AM – 5:00PM

Where: 402 Market Street, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: The Brokers Building Gallery

Hard Rock Cafe San Diego

Breakfast with Santa

Join us for festive Breakfast with Santa on Sunday, December 11th from 10am -11:30am. Enjoy a full breakfast buffet with Hullabaloo singing your favorite holiday songs! And Santa, who is coming all the way from the North Pole, will be here to share his jolly cheer for photos and receiving your child’s holiday wishes. $20.00 for adults and children. Kids 2 & under eat free. $1.00 will benefit  Hard Rock Heals Foundation.

You must make a reservation with our Reservation Request Form & Credit Card Authorization Form and fax to:  619-615-7640.

Reservations are not confirmed until our sales office contacts you. Reservations over the phone will NOT be accepted. A Reservation Form and Credit Card Authorization Form must be completed to secure a reservation. Please note that seating arrangement is based on management’s discretion.

When: Sunday, December 11 10:00AM

Where: 801 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Hard Rock Cafe San Diego

FLUXX

Snoop Dogg

The legendary D-O- Double G is making his way back to FLUXX for TWO wild parties. A FLUXX resident and Cali favorite, Snoop brings that fire everytime he steps foot in our venue. Experience a night out with one of the most notable men on the West Coast Sunday, December 11.

**The First event is sponsored by Expedition America from 6-10PM and is ages 18+**

**The Second event is from 10PM – 2AM and is STRICTLY 21+**

When: Sunday, December 11 10:00PM

Where: 500 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: FLUXX –  Snoop Dogg

Blue Point Coastal Cuisine

Brian's 24

Sparks Gallery

Fluxx

Bassmnt

The Melting Pot

Gaslamp Holiday Pet Parade

Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House

The Brokers Building Gallery

Hard Rock Cafe San Diego