Official Gaslamp Quarter Blog

Things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter: August 15-18

Silent Disco Dance Party at ginger’s, Tequila Farmers Market at Volcano Rabbit, Yoga with cats at The Cat Cafe, and more! There’s always lots of things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter. See below to plan your weekend. Thursday, August 15: ginger’s Silent...

Dine around the World on Fourth Avenue!

Do you wish you could travel and feast on delicious food from all over the world? Do you miss the authentic local cuisines you tried while on vacation in Peru? Italy? Brazil? Food is such an important aspect of travelling that allows you to experience the real,...

Gaslamp Chefs represent San Diego on Food Network’s Chopped!

Executive Chef Kevin Templeton of barleymash and Executive Chef Colten Lemmer of Union Kitchen & Tap represented San Diego in their first ever appearance on Food Network’s Chopped! If you are not familiar with the show, Chopped is an American cooking...

Things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter: August 8-11

Celebrate International Cat Day at The Cat Cafe, enjoy live music at lots of different venues, or join The Melting Pot for a fondue and cocktails cooking class! There’s always plenty of things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter. See below to plan your weekend....

Restaurant Spotlight: Lima Peruvian Food & Cocktails

Peru meets California with Lima Peruvian Food & Cocktails on the corner of F Street and Fourth Avenue. This traditional Peruvian restaurant celebrates the diversity of the Peruvian culture by sharing authentic and regionally influenced criollo cuisine.  The...

Things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter: August 1-4

Grand opening of Sign of the Whale, 16-course tasting at The Keating Hotel by Chef Steve Brown, lots of live music and more! There’s always plenty of things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter. See below to plan your weekend. Thursday, August 1: The Melting Pot –...

New to the Gaslamp: Sign of the Whale

Sign of the Whale, a new American restaurant founded by restaurateur and pub juggernaut John Sullivan, with a food program created by Chef Anthony Bruno just opened in the heart of Downtown San Diego’s Historic Gaslamp Quarter at 672 5th Avenue. With a sister location...

RECAP: San Diego Comic-Con bigger and better than ever

The 2019 San Diego Comic-Con took place last weekend bringing over 155,000 people to the Gaslamp Quarter! As per usual, the lines for panels were miles long, the Gaslamp Quarter was filled with activations, and there were thousands of people in awesome costumes. This...

Things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter: July 25-28

Celebrate a special Wizard’s birthday with fun themed cocktails and delicious fondue at The Melting Pot, enjoy brunch with live music at the newly opened Sign of the Whale, or dance the night away at F6ix! There’s always lots of things to do in the Gaslamp...

How to do Comic-Con in the Gaslamp Quarter

Comic-Con is this week! Are you well prepared? The Gaslamp Quarter is quite the spectacle during Comic-Con filled with activations and events that everyone can enjoy! Learn about great places for people watching, transportation, and the latest changes in this...