Official Gaslamp Quarter Blog

Things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter: March 21-24

Kids’ Little Chef Cooking Class at The Melting Pot, comedy shows at the Mad House Comedy Club and American Comedy Co, and more! Check out below for things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter this weekend. Thursday, March 21: American Comedy Co Dry Bar Comedy Dry Bar...

Celebrating 21 Years in the Gaslamp! The Field Irish Pub

The Field Irish Pub has been serving the Gaslamp for 21 years! Whether you want to have a great pint of Guinness or enjoy Irish dancing and live music, The Field Irish Pub will give you an authentic Irish experience. Head to The Field Irish Pub to feel utterly...

15+ Places to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in the Gaslamp Quarter!

St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner and the Gaslamp Quarter is your party headquarters! There are so many great restaurants, bars, and nightclubs where you can have the best St. Patrick’s Day ever! Celebrations start as early as this Friday, so...

LUNISOL: New Boutique in the Gaslamp!

Nestled between Toscana and The Chuck Jones Gallery on Fifth Avenue, you’ll find Gaslamp Quarter’s newest exclusive retail experience, LUNISOL!  This family business gets its name from the three siblings, Lucas – LU, Nicole – NI and Sol, and it is their...

Things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter: March 7-10

Grand Opening weekend of The Morning After, Chris Hardwick at the American Comedy Co, St. Baldrick’s Foundation San Diego’s 11th annual Shave-A-Thon at Nason’s Beer Hall, and more! Check out below for things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter this weekend. Thursday,...

Restaurant Spotlight: Machu Picchu Bar & Restaurant

It’s hard to miss the life-sized Alpaca sculpture outside of the delicious Peruvian cuisine restaurant, Machu Picchu, on Fifth Avenue.  The GQA staff got the chance to try their authentic cuisine and LOVED it!  This Peruvian restaurant has traditional and authentic...

8 Places to Celebrate Mardi Gras in the Gaslamp Quarter

Laissez les bons temps rouler! Whether you want to celebrate Mardi Gras early this weekend or on Fat Tuesday, the Gaslamp Quarter has got you covered! Check out below for 8 ways to celebrate Mardi Gras in the historic heart of San Diego! PARKING: Parking is as little...

Things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter: February 28 – March 3

Celebrate Sparks Gallery’s 4 Year Anniversary with a Degas Dinner, be the judge of a Hummus Tasting Competition at Meze Greek Fusion, or celebrate Mardi Gras early at the Big Easy Bites & Booze Tour! There’s always lots of things to do in the Gaslamp...

Business Spotlight: The Bike Revolution

Spring into all things bike and take a trip around the Gaslamp Quarter and downtown from the Bike Revolution!  The Bike Revolution located at 522 sixth avenue is your one-stop shop for bike sales/rentals downtown.  Whether you are a new rider or loyal cycling...