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Yoga on the rooftop or with cats, live music, art shows, and happy 9th anniversary Vin De Syrah! There’s always lots of things to do in the historic heart of San Diego! Check out below to plan your weekend in the Gaslamp Quarter!

Thursday, May 17:

Moonshine Flats

Rodney Atkins Live in Concert at Moonshine Flats

Get Caught Up in the Country with Rodney Atkins LIVE at Moonshine Flats on Thursday, May 17th. Don’t miss out on his concert and get your tickets soon!

When: Thursday, May 17

Where: 344 Seventh Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Moonshine Flats

Vin De Syrah

9 Years Down the Rabbit Hole

Syrah is turning 9! Can you believe it?! Neither can we!

Join us down the rabbit hole on Thursday, May 17th for some incredible entertainment and whimsical fun. From 7-8pm enjoy complimentary tray passed appetizers as well as high-end champagne and reserve wine tastings. While you sip on some deliciousness the Grand Artique will impress you with their theatrics at our beautiful 12ft Tasting Table (think Mad Hatter with his teacups). Then at 8pm DJ Cheyenne Giles spins as Spags performs on her electric violin followed by a closing set by DJ Shadowman. Please RSVP to vip@syrahwineparlor.com. Doors open at 7pm. See you all there!

When: Thursday, May 17 7PM

Where: 901 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Vin De Syrah

American Comedy Co

Jay Chandrasekhar from Broken Lizard

Director/writer/comedian/actor Jay Chandrasekhar has contributed and appeared in a wide variety of critically acclaimed television programs and films throughout his career. After graduating, Chandrasekhar and his classmates from Colgate University formed Charred Goosebeak, a sketch comedy group. Upon graduating, the members of Charred Goosebeak changed their name to Broken Lizard and performed at comedy clubs and college campuses across the nation until the mid-90s, when they set their sights on producing television and feature films.

Under his Broken Lizard banner, Chandrasekhar directed and co-wrote Fox Searchlight Picture’s comedy cult classics Super Troopers and Club Dread, and Warner Bros.’ Beerfest. He also directed the Broken Lizard comedy special, Broken Lizard Stands Up.

When: Thursday, May 17 – Saturday, May 19

Where: 818 Sixth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: American Comedy Co

Bassmnt

SDSU End of Finals Party at Bassmnt Trill

Join us at Bassmnt on Trill Thursday 5/17 for a San Diego State End of Finals Party! Featuring today’s hottest hip hop world class talent! Snag your tickets now and we’ll see you on the dance floor!

When: Thursday, May 17 9PM

Where: 919 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Bassmnt

Friday, May 18:

Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House

Shady Ladies and Hop Heads Tour

Our newest guided tour to hit the streets- and this time, the bars!- of the Gaslamp. Created in celebration of the 150thanniversary of the founding New Town San Diego, now downtown, the combination historical tour and pub crawlexplores the historic Gaslamp District.

Follow your guide back in time to hear about the Gaslamp Quarter back when it was called the “Stingaree” and was infamous for its teeming red-light district. Learn about the historic buildings and colorful characters that populated them— and perhaps even meet a few of them along the way! Along the way enjoy a drink*- or just a seat- at three historic bars that are original to the Gaslamp Quarter.

*Please note: drinks are not included in price.

When: Friday, May 18

Where: 410 Island Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

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

Bassmnt

ANGELZ at Bassmnt

Join us on Friday, May 18th as Bassmnt presents ANGELZ! Known for pushing boom bap edits onto discerning dance floors and up the charts, the G-House pioneer is irrepressibly drawn to this creative axis as a prodigy and as a rebel. Nothing but good vibes when ANGELZ blesses the Bassmnt stage!

When: Friday, May 18 9PM

Where: 919 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Bassmnt

Saturday, May 19:

Float at Hard Rock Hotel

Sunburn Fitness: Dhurva Yoga with Dominic Mineo

#SUNBURNfitness is returning every Saturday on the rooftop of Hard Rock Hotel San Diego! This class will be hosted by Dhurva Yoga founder, Dominic Mineo, on May 19th from 11:30am-12:30pm.

Dhurva Yoga® incorporates core strengthening accompanied by a unique, artistic flow using the Dhurva YogiStick® . This style strengthens your shoulders and opens your hips. Your personal yoga practice will mature and progress when attended on a regular basis. This style aids the beginner, teaches the intermediate and challenges the experienced. All experience levels are welcome.

When: Saturday, May 19 11:30AM – 12:30PM

Where: 207 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Float at Hard Rock Hotel

Sparks Gallery

Exhibition: minis 2018 / A Group Show

After the success of the previous years’ “minis” and “10×10” shows, Sparks Gallery is bringing back the exhibition in full-force with newly presented artists alongside previously featured and well-collected local artists. All works are sized 10×10 inches or smaller, and all are priced at $200 or less (CA sales tax inclusive). Though vastly different in style and medium, the group exhibition will showcase small works by 28 Southern California artists. Sparks Gallery is pleased to announce its third annual exhibition of small works with a public opening reception to view the curated collection on May 19, 2018 from 6 pm to 9 pm.

When:

  • // OPENING PUBLIC RECEPTION: SATURDAY, MAY 19, 2018 – SIX TO NINE PM
  • // Exhibition on view MAY 19 – JULY 10, 2018

Where: 530 Sixth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Sparks Gallery

Chuck Jones Gallery

The Art of Dr. Seuss Collection – 20th Anniversary

Now in its 20th year, The Art of Dr. Seuss Collection continues to reveal fascinating and never-before-seen images from the entire breadth of Seuss’s career. Come celebrate this major
milestone and view the newest works in the collection as well as works that have sold out long ago.

Select rare works will be available for acquisition during this
incredible look back at 20 years.

Refreshments and hors d’oeuvres will be served.
RSVP SanDiego@ChuckJones.com
On display through June 3, 2018

This is the first stop on the exhibition’s international tour. Be a part of history-in-the-making as we celebrate one of America’s most important artistic icons.

When: Saturday, May 19 5:30PM – 8:30PM

Where: 232 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Chuck Jones Gallery

Andaz San Diego

Saturday night rooftop DJ!

Got Plans? Want a free event?

Saturday nights are back on the Rooftop by STK at Andaz San Diego! Come see DJ Noel 2033 and a Rezident Musician tearing up the tables while you drink and dance the night away or at least until closing!

When: Saturday, May 19 8PM

Where: 600 F Street, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Andaz San Diego

Bassmnt

Smokepurpp at Bassmnt

Join us on Saturday 5/19 at Bassmnt presents Smokepurpp! The 20 year old Miami rapper makes his way to San Diego for a big debut! Gear up with tickets now!

When: Saturday, May 19 9PM

Where: 919 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Bassmnt

Sunday, May 20:

Gaslamp Artisan Market

A new artisan market is launched on Fifth Avenue! The Gaslamp Sunday Artisan Market will be held every Sunday beginning at 10am. The market will be a space for local artisans, crafters, and retailers to sell their goods and services. There will be comfortable seating and shade for visitors. What better way to spend a Sunday, then to browse the handcrafted goods, brunch at one of our amazing restaurants and meander through the Gaslamp Quarter?

When: Every Sunday starting at 10AM

Where: Fifth Avenue between Market Street and Island Avenue

The Pool House at the Pendry

Van De Vort x Soul Shapers Poolside Popup

Join us for a day on the gorgeous rooftop of the Pendry Hotel in downtown San Diego, where we will enjoy drinks, bites, and a Pop-Up Shop by Van De Vort, where a portion of sales will be donated to The Butterfly Campaign and Convoy of Hope.

$15 per ticket — includes access to the event, two drinks (a welcome drink and glass of champagne), and gourmet bites by The Pendry Pool House.

When: Sunday, May 20 11AM – 4PM

Where: 550 J Street, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: The Pool House at the Pendry

The Cat Cafe

Sunday Evening Cats on Mats

It’s time for our bimonthly Sunday night CATS ON MATS session! Here’s your chance to enjoy a relaxing yoga session in the company of adoptable cats.

Your yoga guide, Laura McIntire will lead you through a practice suitable for all levels. Throughout the event you’ll get the chance to interact with the kitties and some may even join you on the mat! A full espresso bar will be available after the practice as well as tea, and other drinks, and snacks.

Please understand that during this class, a photographer may be present. If you do not want your likeness used publicly, please let us know this at the beginning of the class.

Space is limited and reservations are required, so sign up today to ensure you have a spot!

When: Sunday, May 20 5:30PM – 7PM

Where: 472 Third Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: The Cat Cafe

Gaslamp Artisan Market

Sparks Gallery

Bassmnt

American Comedy Co

Float

Moonshine Flats

Vin De Syrah

Gaslamp Museum

Chuck Jones Gallery

Andaz San Diego

The Pool House

The Cat Cafe