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Learn to make fondue and arranged flowers at The Melting Pot, party with Curt Chambers at the Boots & Dukes Country Fest or do some yoga with cats! 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, August 16:

San Diego Chinese Historical Museum

Young Professionals Mixer

On Thursday, August 16, the San Diego Chinese Historical Museum is hosting a Young Professionals Mixer, a networking event offering a unique opportunity to meet like-minded professionals and enjoy refreshments while exploring the Museum’s newest exhibition Emotions and Landscapes: An Exhibit on the Paintings of Yihong Zhou.

This Young Professionals Mixer is presented by the San Diego Chinese Historical Museum in partnership with UC San Diego’s Asian Pacific-Islander Alumni Council in collaboration with the Japanese American Citizens League, San Diego Chapter and the Asian Business Association of San Diego as part of an ongoing series of special events designed to connect and engage San Diego business and community leaders. This event will be at the museum’s Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Extension Building at 328 J St.

Tickets are $20 for organization members and $25 for nonmembers.

When: Thursday, August 16 5PM

Where: 328 J Street, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: San Diego Chinese Historical Museum

Tin Roof

Coffee Shop/Arena Rock

The best of the 80’s & 90’s music heard from Coffee Shops to Arenas! Hosted by Curtis Peoples featuring many special guests throughout the evening.  Advance tickets on sale now with limited reserved tables also for purchase

When: Thursday, August 16 8PM

Where: 401 G Street, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: Tin Roof

Bassmnt

College Night at Bassmnt Trill

Join us for College Night at Bassmnt on Trill Thursday 8/16! Featuring today’s hottest hip hop and world class talent! Sign up on the guest list or bring valid college ID for FREE entry before 10PM!

When: Thursday, August 16 9PM

Where: 919 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: Bassmnt

Havana 1920

National Rum Day

Channel the heydays of Cuba and celebrate the island’s favorite spirit with a National Rum Day celebration at Havana 1920. We will celebrate with a specialty rum flight and half-off all rums on our curated list from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 16.

In honor of the spirited holiday, Havana 1920 will feature half-priced rums and a rum flight that includes samplings of three Matusalem & Company rums, including: Matusalem Clasico, Matusalem 15 Gran Reserva Solera Rum; and Matusalem Gran Reserva 18.

Havana 1920’s extensive rum collection spans more than 150 varietals that have been hand-selected by Beverage Director Ryan Andrews, including Diplomático, Neisson L’Esprit, Flor de Caña, Rhum Clément, and Foursquare Rum Distillery, among others.

When: Thursday, August 16 4PM – 8PM

Where: 548 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: Havana 1920

Friday, August 17:

Pushkin Russian Restaurant & Bar

Russian Karaoke

Do you have any plans for a Friday night yet? Come to sing Russian Karaoke with Alessia Shem atPushkin Russian Restaurant & Bar!

When: Friday, August 17 10PM

Where: 750 Sixth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: Pushkin Russian Restaurant & Bar

Hard Rock Hotel

Revive SD 5 Year Anniversary Party

Join us on Friday August 17th for the official Revive619 5 Year Anniversary Party at Float SD inside Hard Rock Hotel San Diego!

Showcasing Revive SD’s Top Resident DJ’s playing only the best in House, Hip Hop, Top 40 and Edm:

  • Miles Dokes
  • EJ _1XM
  • Techn1que
  • Ahlex Diego
  • Casa Nuova
  • G Skot
  • DJ Elevate
  • Dvrkslde
  • Doakd
  • Tu Shy

7pm-2am
*NO COVER WITH EVENTBRITE RSVP
21+ FULL BAR + VIP
DRESS CODE – Pool Party or Semi Formal

When: Friday, August 17 7PM – 2AM

Where: 207 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: Hard Rock Hotel

Bassmnt

Teddy Rose

Join us on Friday 8/17 as Bassmnt presents Teddy Rose!! The San Diego native known for his exuberant progressive house sound makes his return to ignite the dance floor! Secure your tickets now!

When: Friday, August 17 9PM

Where: 919 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: Bassmnt

Saturday, August 18:

The Melting Pot

Grown-up Fondue Cooking and Floral Class

Join us for an afternoon of Fun, Fondue and Floral.

Everyone in attendance will learn how to make Cheese fondue, Chocolate fondue then eat your creations. After you enjoy lunch we will learn how to make a floral arrangement to take home.

Class size is limited. Make reservations as this class will sell out fast.
Class includes lunch and all supplies $35 per guest

When: Saturday, August 18 1PM – 2:30PM

Where: 901 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: The Melting Pot

Searsucker

Cans & Jams with Thorn Brewing

San Diego Beer Lovers, rejoice! On the third Saturday of each month, we’re partnering with a local brewery to bring you an afternoon of Cans & Jams.

This month, we’re thrilled to have Thorn Brewing in the house with plenty of swag and discounted cans to go around. Kick back and sip your favorite local craft varieties and special limited releases as you jam out to live music from Blais Guld and grub on Happy Hour EaTs.

When: Saturday, August 18 2PM – 5PM

Where: 611 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: Searsucker

Float at Hard Rock Hotel

Sunburn Fitness feat. Ryan Read

Grab your ticket to #SUNBURNfitness with Ryan Read on Saturday, August 18th! All attendees get a special swag bag, exclusive sponsor goodies + they get to sweat it out with Scottsdale personal trainer Ryan Read!

When: Saturday, August 18 11:30AM

Where: 207 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: Float at Hard Rock Hotel

Bassmnt

Mako

Join us on Saturday 8/18 as Bassmnt presents Mako! Known for pushing the boundaries of dance music, Mako is an act you must see! His forward thinking and cinematic craft deliver a show no one should miss. Snag your tickets and prepare for an epic debut!

When: Friday, August 18 9PM

Where: 919 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: Bassmnt

Sunday, August 19:

Hard Rock Hotel

Boots & Dukes Country Fest w/ Curt Chambers

Boots & Dukes Country Fest returns to the Hard Rock Hotel San Diego for the fourth installment of the series on Sunday, August 19th!

Grammy-nominated artist CURT CHAMBERS is bringing his blues, country & hip-hop style to the Gaslamp Quarter + you won’t want to miss an incredible acoustic set by local rising star Morgan Leigh Band!

Expect BBQ, beer, line-dancing, and a laidback pool, all paired with country music all day long + so much more!

When: Sunday, August 19 12PM – 7PM

Where: 207 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: Hard Rock Hotel

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 and meditation 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, August 19 5:30PM – 7PM

Where: 472 Third Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: The Cat Cafe

Gaslamp Artisan Market

Join us for the Gaslamp Artisan Market 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

San Diego Chinese Historical Museum

Tin Roof

Bassmnt

Havana 1920

Pushkin

Hard Rock Hotel

The Melting Pot

Searsucker

The Cat Cafe