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Can you believe it’s already August! How are you planning to spend the first weekend of the month? There’s always lots of things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter! Check out below and plan your weekend in the historic heart of San Diego!

Thursday, August 2:

Meze Greek Fusion

Greece Wildfire Fundraiser

The current wildfires tearing through Greece is the country’s worst fire disaster since 2007. The death toll has climbed to 91, and more than 200 people have been injured as a result of the wildfires that have raged through a coastal area east of Athens. In response to this tragedy, Mezé will be donating 50% of proceeds from select menu items throughout the month of August. Ask your server about our offerings.

When: now – Friday, August 31

Where: 345 Sixth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: Meze Greek Fusion

F6ix

F6ix TakeOver Thursday: Pop Up Shop

Come support your local businesses of San Deigo
We will be having booths of local designers clothing and jewelry
18+ to Pary
21+ to drink

When: Thursday, August 2 9PM

Where: 526 F Street, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: F6ix

Nason’s Beer Hall

Fantasy Football Draft Parties

The season is approaching, host your Fantasy Football Draft Party at Nason’s Beer Hall with our party packages for groups of 6-10*.

For 4: 4 Appetizers, 1 Pitcher of Craft Beer, $60/group
For 6: 6 Appetizers, 2 Pitchers of Craft Beer, $100/group
For 8: 8 Appetizers, 2 Pitchers of Craft Beer, $120/group

*email Nasons@pendryhotels.com for groups larger than 10. All packages include charging station and flip chart upon request

Reserve a table for your crew, nasons@pendryhotels.com

When: now – Friday, August 31

Where: 570 J Street, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: Nason’s Beer Hall

Blue Point Coastal Cuisine

Summer Lobster Menu

Who doesn’t love the world’s most celebrated crustacean?  Visit us at Blue Point and cure your lobster craving with our special 3-course Lobster Menu offered through August 31st.  Indulge in specialties such as Lobster Bisque, Lobster Ceviche and Grilled Lobster.  Menu is priced at $74.95, excluding tax, gratuity and surcharge.  For reservations, please call 619-233-6623.

When: now – Friday, August 31

Where: 565 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: Blue Point Coastal Cuisine

Friday, August 3:

Vin De Syrah

Friday at Syrah

Do your Friday right this week with Syrah Wine Parlor. Looking for that wine bar feel? Come by from 5-9pm for a laid back and classy atmosphere, featuring our 5-7pm Happy Hour ($6!). Don’t forget about our one-of-a-kind wine tastings hosted every Friday and Saturday night by our in-house sommelier! Three glasses of wine, three canapés and an unforgettable experience for you and your closest friends. These tastings start at 8pm and are by reservation only so email Jessie@syrahwineparlor.com to set yours up. Then at 10pm DJ Cheyenne Giles hits the deck and will be sure to keep your heart racing all evening.

When: Friday, August 3 5PM

Where: 901 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: Vin De Syrah

Hard Rock Hotel

James Supercave, B3K, Headphone, The Rogue Pilots and Z E E

“James Supercave combine pysch-pop aesthetics with a pop sensibility to create an artsy hybridized sound much like Alt-J or MGMTdz (Kevin Bronson, Buzzbands.LA). With their debut Album, Better Strange, earning multiple DzBest Albumdz awards, sold out shows on both coasts, and opening slots for some of the nationǯs biggest artists, James Supercave have earned the respect and admiration of music fans and critics across the country. In 2014 they released their first single, DzBurndz, which claimed ǮTrack of the Dayǯ from LA tastemaker KCRW. The following year their debut EP, The Afternoon, sparked great praise and opened the door for James Supercave to play major festivals and tour across the west coast. In 2016, James Supercave followed their EP with their debut album, Better Strange. They then hit the road on a national tour, followed by headline slots at local festival staples, and a sold out co-headline west coast tour wrapping up 2017. Now Supercave are primed with fresh material and a new Single, DzSomething To Losedz, coming out April 13th, 2018.”

When: Friday, August 3 8PM

Where: 207 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: Hard Rock Hotel

Fluxx

Rich the Kid at Fluxx

Come party at Fluxx this Friday with Rich The Kid and sounds by DJ Tonee

When: Friday, August 3 9:30PM

Where: 500 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: Fluxx

Saturday, August 4:

Sparks Gallery

Exhibition: Richard Becker – Float / A Solo Show

FREE EVENT but RSVP is required via https://sparksgallery.com/exhibitions/exhibition-richard-becker-float-a-solo-show

Opening reception wine sales to benefit California Veterans Legal Task Force. Guests who RSVP on the Sparks Gallery website receive one free drink ticket.

Known for his figurative bronze sculpture and stainless steel monuments, Becker’s new works in “Float” reveal a dramatic shift in style, subject and material choice following the artist’s re-entry into the world of hearing via a cochlear implant after years of near total deafness.

“The artworks in ‘Float’ began emerging a few years ago as sound and music were miraculously returning to my life. I found myself increasingly drawn to lighter, buoyant works and the beauty of water and clouds.” — Richard Becker

Whether creating a small work, a painting, or a monument, Becker strives to make works that inspire. It is the artist’s hope that the works in “Float” bring inspiration to viewers. Becker adds, “As we journey through space and time together as living, breathing, collections of shared stardust, it’s inspiring to reflect on the miracle of our existence and the worlds around us.”

When: 

  • Opening Reception: Saturday, August 4 6-9PM
  • Exhibition on view: August 4 – October 7, 2018

Where: 530 Sixth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: Sparks Gallery

Hard Rock Hotel

SRT Presents: MLB Meet & Greet and ThankMyBarber! Showcase 2

We’ve thrown our first TMB! Showcase earlier this year and IT WAS A HIT!

This time, we partnered up with MAJOR LEAGUE BARBER to host a Meet & Greet for the barber battle following the next day August 5th!

Come watch some of the best barbers in the industry showcase and do what they do best!

From fades, to designs, color, braids and more, these barbers will make you leave your barber!

We’ll have music played by some of San Diego’s best DJ’s, DJ AlexK & DJ Dustin Ryan

We will also have some vendors in the house for barbers and the genral public.

Hair Products, Hats, Clothing, Babrer Capes, Live Art, and more!!!

When: Saturday, August 4 9PM

Where: 207 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: Hard Rock Hotel

Float at Hard Rock Hotel

Night Swim Pool Party

Come join us for Night Swim, San Diego’s PREMIERE night pool party. This summer we are bringing to you a Cruise Ship Party theme.

SWIM TRUNKS & SWIM SUITS ENCOURAGED

Featuring DJs:

  • 9-10pm jasonwashere
  • 10-11pm Byrd
  • 11-12am Oren
  • 12-1am Mark Cena
  • 1-2am STANKPHACE
  • 9pm – 2am. 21+

When: Saturday, August 4 9PM

Where: 207 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

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

Sunday, August 5:

The Tipsy Crow

The Ron Burgundy Party

You stay classy San Diego! Join us on Sunday, August 5th for the “Ron Burgundy Party,” complete with drink specials, costume contest, games + MORE!

Test your Anchorman knowledge with trivia + games, including:
• Teleprompter Reading Contest = Best Ron Burgundy voice reading off cue card w/ funny lines from movie
• Cheese Wheel Eating Contest = Who can eat the most of the little cheese wheels
• Baxter Punting Contest = Kick a stuffed dog into a trashcan/bucket

Make sure to sign up for the costume contest for the chance to WIN $200!

When: Sunday, August 5 5PM-2AM

Where: 770 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: The Tipsy Crow

The Pool House

Pool House Sundays

Join us this Sunday, August 5th for Pool House Sundays! Aussie babe Saint Clair will be on the decks, with support by Escobar.

Please visit thepoolhousesd.com for guest list consideration, and VIP bottle service.

When: Sunday, August 5 1PM

Where: 550 J Street, San Diego, CA 92101

For More Information, Please Visit: The Pool House

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, Missy DiDonato, 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.

When: Sunday, August 5 5:30PM

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

The Tipsy Crow

Vin De Syrah

FLOAT

Meze Greek Fusion

F6ix

Nason's Beer Hall

Blue Point Coastal Cuisine

Hard Rock Hotel

Sparks Gallery

The Pool House

The Cat Cafe