A noodle cook off at the San Diego Chinese Historical Museum, a Negroni competition at Prohibition AND happy 6th anniversary Meze Greek Fusion!! What an exciting weekend in the Gaslamp Quarter! Check out below for things to do and start planning your weekend!
Thursday, May 31:
Winner Receives $300 & an Xbox One
Must RSVP to be part of the Event! Event Details Below
$20 Entry fee to play in the contest.
When: Thursday, May 31 8PM
Where: 526 F Street, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: F6ix
The Melting Pot – Gaslamp Quarter
We’re inviting ladies (boys can dip too) to indulge in a fabulous four-course fondue dinner complete with a cheese fondue prepared table side, freshly created salads, a specially prepared entrée course, and an unforgettable chocolate fondue for dessert. $29 per person.
When: Thursday, May 31
Where: 901 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: The Melting Pot – Gaslamp Quarter
Vin De Syrah
On the last Thursday of every month Syrah will be hosting our invigorating Healing Spirits and Jazz night. Stop by and enjoy some beautiful jazz alongside modern cocktails designed with ancient herbs and infusions to treat a variety of ailments. No reservations required.
When: Thursday, May 31
Where: 901 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: Vin De Syrah
American Comedy Co
Ryan recently released his first stand-up special. The one-hour Netflix original Happy Face, follows a wealth of television appearances and a non-stop headlining tour. Armed with the unique perspective of growing up in rural Idaho to become a favorite in the New York stand-up comedy scene, he’s one-of-a-kind. He’s been named one of Rolling Stone’s Five Comics to Watch, and recent appearances include The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Conan, and opening spots for Jerry Seinfeld as well as Gad Elmelah at Carnegie Hall. Ryan is endearing stand-up lovers, and his future is bright.
When: Thursday, May 31 – Sunday, June 3
Where: 818 Sixth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: American Comedy Co
Friday, June 1:
Meze Greek Fusion
Six years of OPA – Meze Turns 6!
Mezé Greek Fusion will celebrate six years of ‘opas’ with daily $6 specials throughout the month of June. Come celebrate with us on Friday, June 1st and enjoy hosted apps & champagne, plus partake in ALL our month long $6 specials on this night only! Beats by DJ Kaos!
When: Friday, June 1 8:30PM
Where: 345 Sixth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: Meze Greek Fusion
Lionfish Modern Coastal Cuisine is proud to announce that we will be continuing and expanding our partnership with the Surfrider Foundation San Diego. This year the coastal cuisine restaurant will be contributing more than ever before by donating $25,000 to the cause.
Throughout the month of June, Lionfish Modern Coastal Cuisine will launch a month-long initiative supporting World Oceans Month and donating a portion of all proceeds to the organization. Since its inception, Lionfish has implemented proper recycling practices from front of the house to back of the house – all while proactively helping to reduce the harmful impact on San Diego’s ocean and beaches.
When: June 2018
Where: 435 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: Lionfish
The Brokers Building Gallery
Riding the wave of Marvel Studio’s groundbreaking blockbuster Black Panther, the creators Dr. Firyali Richmond, the World Beat Center, QABPROSERV.COM and The Broker’s Building Gallery brings an exclusive AfroFuturist programming block for the spring and summer seasons.
This spring in May at Broker’s Building in the Gaslamp District will be held the AfroFuturism: #DreamTank2018. With an assembly of Pan African visionaries we’ll orchestrate a brainstorm of where we see ourselves in the near and distant futures. Exploring technology, sociology, design and art we’ll compile a series of presentations in an effort to realize an Afrotopia that will enrich ourselves with beauty, prosperity and hope as well as the world.
When: Friday, June 1 – Sunday, June 3
Where: 402 Market Street, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: The Brokers Building Gallery
Saturday, June 2:
San Diego Chinese Historical Museum
SDCHM’s Noodle Competition with Mike Chen of Strictly Dumpling!
On Saturday, June 2, the San Diego Chinese Historical Museumis hosting Mike Chen of the well-known Strictly Dumpling YouTube channel (more than 1M followers!) for a lunchtime noodle competition. Participating local chefs will be challenged by all using one similar ingredient, 99-cent packaged noodles, and turning it into a masterpiece dish for both guest judge Mike Chen and event goers to enjoy.
Along with one-of-a-kind noodle dish samplings, guests will enjoy appetizers and small bites, and local Duckfoot Brewing Company will be providing beer to wash it down.
When: Saturday, June 2 11AM – 2PM
Where: 541 Second Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: San Diego Chinese Historical Museum
Andaz San Diego
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 to San Diego DJs and the night away or at least until closing!
When: Saturday, June 2 8PM
Where: 600 F Street, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: Andaz San Diego
Gloria Muriel Live Painting & “Beyond the Eyes” Closing Reception
Guests are welcome to join Gloria Muriel on June 2, 1-4pm as she demonstrates her technique in a live painting session on the closing weekend of her solo exhibition, “Beyond the Eyes” at Sparks Gallery.
Free to attend. No RSVP required.
When: Saturday, June 2 1PM – 4PM
Where: 530 Sixth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: Sparks Gallery
Sunday, June 3:
SD Negroni Week Variation Competition
Sponsored by Campari, Infinium and USBG San Diego:
Negroni Week 2018 is almost here! And on June 3rd you’ll have your chance to show your skills in making a variation of this most classically balanced cocktail. The official competition will be taking place at Prohibition!
When: Sunday, June 3 2PM – 4PM
Where: 548 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: Prohibition
The Cat Cafe
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, June 3 5:30PM – 7PM
Where: 472 Third Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: The Cat Cafe
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