Things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter: August 18-21

Things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter: August 18-21

Check below for happenings in the Gaslamp Quarter this weekend!

Thursday, August 18:

Gaslamp Quarter Historical Foundation

Wayne Donaldson Lecture – “From Skid Row to the Heart of San Diego: The Transformation of the Gaslamp”

Wayne Donaldson is a well-regarded preservation architect. He presently serves as the Chairman of the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation. Originally appointed to the position in 2010, President Barack Obama reappointed him in August 2013 for another four-year term. Formerly the State Historic Preservation Officer of California, Donaldson has been practicing preservation architecture for over 35 years.

In San Diego, Mr. Donaldson is one of the founders of the New School of Architecture as well as Heritage Architecture and Planning.  Some examples of his commitment to historic preservation are in the Gaslamp Quarter as architect for the restoration of the Horton Park Plaza Hotel, the Horton Grand Hotel, and the San Diego Hardware Building.

When: Thursday, August 18

Where: Horton Grand Hotel, 311 Island Ave, San Diego, Ca 92101

Price: $15.00 for nonmembers

For more information, please visit: Wayne Donaldson Lecture

Reebok FitHub

25% Off Sale

Save 25% at Reebok FitHub stores August 17th – August 21st only!

When: Thursday, August 18 – Sunday, August 21

Where: 440 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For tickets and more information, please visit: Reebok FitHub

Hotel Indigo San Diego – Gaslamp Quarter

LIVE Music: Justin Froese

Table 509 is featuring live music on Thursday nights this August with Justin Froese. Come see Justin and special guest perform this Thursday!

When: Thursday, August 18 7:00PM

Where: 509 9th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Hotel Indigo San Diego – Gaslamp Quarter

Padres

Joe Nichols Pregame Concert 

Don’t miss the Joe Nichols pregame concert before Padres vs. Diamondbacks this Thursday!

When: Thursday, August 18 6:00PM

Where: Petco Park, 100 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101

For tickets and more information, please visit: Joe Nichols Pregame Concert 

Friday, August 19:

Vin De Syrah

Midsummer Nights Dream Party

Lord, what fools these mortals be!” Dance, drink, and get mischievous with fairies, elves, and sprites in Syrah’s very own Midsummer Night’s Dream. The merrymaking begins at 8pm with complimentary “pixie” inspired makeup by Natalie Ives and theatrics by The Grand Artique followed with live music by Monogem at 9pm. Fresh flower crowns byFlower Gypsies. And don’t forget to find the fairy wandering around the enchanted forest for some complimentary absinthe shots then stay until 10pm for beats by Cheyenne Giles to keep the festivities going. We will also have a $10 suggested donation at the door with 100% of the proceeds going to the Seany Foundation, in their effort to bring hope and happiness to kids affected by cancer through summer camps and other family activities.

When: Friday, August 19 8:00PM

Where: 901 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Vin De Syrah

Double Deuce

Happy Hour Music  with Wes Maharas

1/2 off all drinks from 5-8PM and band plays from 5:30-8:00PM

When: Friday, August 19

Where: 528 F Street, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Double Deuce

Tin Roof San Diego

Chad Lada Duo

Live tunes by Chad Lada duo and then stick around for live dance music at 9pm. Come party with us San Diego!

When: Friday, August 19 6:00PM

Where: 401 G Street, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Tin Roof San Diego

Bang Bang

Cosmo’s Midnight Klatch

We welcome Aussie pair Cosmo’s Midnight for their first play under the disco ball this Friday! Support from FNGRS CRSSD resident Klatch!

When: Friday, August 19

Where: 526 Market Street, San Diego, CA 92101

Price: $5 – $15

For more information, please visit: Bang Bang

Saturday, August 20:

Hard Rock Hotel

Sunburn Trade Fair and MIMS Live Performance

The SUNBURN Trade Fair returns for its second year at Hard Rock Hotel San Diego! Shop local retailers, tape a dip in the pool & sip the beautiful day away! You won’t want to miss a very special performance by “This is Why I’m Hot” star MIMS! || 21+ Event

When: Saturday, August 20

Where: 207 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Price: $10.00 – $20.00

For tickets and more information, please visit: Sunburn Trade Fair and MIMS Live Performance

Hard Rock Hotel

UFC 202: Diaz vs McGregor 2

Come enjoy fight night at Hard Rock! Doors open at 6pm. Sounds by DJ Kaos.

When: Saturday, August 20 6:00PM

Where: 207 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Price: $10.00

For tickets and more information, please visit: UFC 202: Diaz vs McGregor 2

Whiskey Girl

Diaz vs. McGregor 2

Come watch the UFC 202 Diaz vs. McGregor 2 match at Whiskey Girl!

When: Saturday, August 20

Where: 702 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Whiskey Girl

Double Deuce

Diaz vs. McGregor 2

1/2 off drinks for happy hour from 5-7PM and no cover until 9PM with the fight starting at 7PM.

When: Saturday, August 20

Where: 528 F Street, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Double Deuce

Sunday, August 21:

Whiskey Girl

Sunday Summer Concerts Series – Charlie Rae

Sunday Summer Concert Series continues with live music from Charlie Rae at Whiskey Girl!

When: Sunday, August 21 7:00 PM

Where: 702 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Whiskey Girl

XXXI Olympiad on NBC

Fogo de Chao, 1919, The Commons Bar, Union Kitchen & Tap, The New Yorker

Come by the Gaslamp Quarter where you can view the closing ceremony on Sunday! Catch it all at one of Gaslamp’s favorite bars/eateries!

When: Closing Ceremony: Sunday, August 21 4:00PM on NBC

Please read our blog, the Top 5 Places to View the XXXI Olympiad, for more information!

Gaslamp Quarter Historical Foundation

Horton Grand Hotel

Reebok FitHub

Hotel Indigo San Diego - Gaslamp Quarter

Petco Park

Double Deuce

Tin Roof

Bang Bang

Hard Rock Hotel

Whiskey Girl

Vin De Syrah

Things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter: June 30 – July 4

Things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter: June 30 – July 4

Celebrate Independence Day in the Gaslamp Quarter! Check out what our district has to offer for this year’s July 4th weekend!

Thursday, June 30:

Andaz San Diego

June Teaser

Join us for our June Salon event featuring art by Adam Lewis Smith. Adam is a photographer of the American natural and is best known for his creation of “Photographic Composite – Mosaics” and capturing “Nature’s Patterns” with his camera. Enjoy music by Stone Monkey and a special performance by legendary singer Arlene Wolff.

When: Thursday, June 30 6:00 PM

Where: 600 F Street, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: http://sandiego.andaz.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html

The American Comedy Co.

Chris Distefano 

Described as a high energy comic, Chris Distefano acts out a variety of characters derived from his life, typically leaving you on the edge of your seat wondering “Who the hell is that he’s talking about?” Chris has worked at all of the top comedy clubs across New York City and you can catch Chris all over MTV. Chris was selected from hundreds of comedians across the country to be one of Comedy Centrals “Comics to Watch” as part of the 2012 New York Comedy Festival.

When: Thursday, June 30 – Saturday, July 2

Where: 818 B 6th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: https://americancomedyco.com

Friday, July 1:

Rockin’ Baja Lobster

Big Boom Independence Day Special 

A Baja Bucket exploding with Shrimp, Chicken, Snow Crab, Lobster, Grilled Corn, All You Can Eat Rice & Beans with Fried Ice Cream & a Guacamole appetizer for only $69.99 for 2 people.

When: Friday, July 1 – Monday, July 4

Where: 310 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: http://rockinbaja.com/gaslamp-quarter

Parq

DJ Direct

Direct has always had a love for music. At the age of 15, he received his first set of turntables. His ambitious drive for music grew even greater after earning several competitive titles, including the Ultimate Mackie’s First King of the D.2. His style is impeccable and his crowd reading abilities have garnered him multiple residencies throughout Las Vegas. From House, to Electro, Hip Hop, Trap and Rock, his versatile sense of style has proven to be one of a kind in the city that strives in nightlife.

When: Friday, July 1 10:00 PM

Where: 615 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101

Cost: Presale – $20.00

For tickets and more information, please visit: http://www.parqsd.com

FLUXX

DJ Dynamiq

DJ Dynamiq is back at FLUXX Nightclub to headline an amazing Friday night! 21+|Dress code strictly enforced.

When: Friday, July 1 9:00 PM

Where: 500 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Cost: GA – $15.00

For tickets and more information, please visit: https://fluxxsd.com/event/uv70862547dt160701/dj-dynamiq

Hard Rock Hotel

Night Swim

Our famous pool stays open from 9 pm until close for Night Swim, a more sophisticated soiree under the stars, featuring decadent dessert options and $50 bottles of Veuve Clicquot Champagne. DJs spin an expert mix of deep house and new disco tunes to create an upscale, ultra-lounge vibe. Guests have the option of suiting up or suiting down to swim under the stars in Float’s glowing pool.

When: Friday, July 1 9:00 PM

Where: 207 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For VIP inquiries call (619) 764-6924

For more information, please visit: http://www.hardrockhotelsd.com

Foundation

Florent – New Club Opening

San Diego’s newest enigma is coming… Get lost in foundation.

VIP + Bottle Service: (315) 506-2434

When: Friday, July 1

Where: 672 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: lostinfoundation.com

Saturday, July 2:

Parq

Konflikt

DJ Konflikt has worked in Miami for over a decade and has held residencies at every ground breaking nightclub around. He has played with multiple celebrities including: Rihanna, Usher, Drake, Miguel, John Legend and more. Konflikt says “I get paid to do what I love, I have to give it my all every time, I never want this to be taken from me. I feel like I am just getting started.”

When: Saturday, July 2 10:00 PM

Where: 615 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101

Cost: Presale – $20.00

For tickets and more information, please visit: http://www.parqsd.com

Hard Rock Hotel

Sunburn

Featuring daybeds and cabanas with lounge seating and flat screen TVs, join us for a special Americana version of San Diego’s hottest pool party!

When: Saturday, July 2

Where: 207 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For tickets, daybed and cabana reservations call (619) 764-6924

For more information, please visit: http://www.hardrockhotelsd.com

FLUXX

Loczi

Loczi is back at FLUXX Nightclub for a Saturday night you won’t want to miss! 21+|Dress code strictly enforced.

When: Saturday, July 2 9:00 PM

Where: 500 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Cost: GA – $15.00

For tickets and more information, please visit: https://fluxxsd.com/event/uv70862547dt160702/loczi

Sunday, July 3:

Parq

Deorro

Parq is downtown San Diego’s best nightclub featuring the hottest DJs and guest artists. #COMEPLAY at Parq for a one-of-a-kind VIP experience!

When: Sunday, July 3 9:00 PM

Where: 615 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101

Cost: Presale – $15.00 – $60.00

For tickets and more information, please visit: http://www.parqsd.com

Hard Rock Hotel

SoCal Summer Fest

Party at the biggest backyard BBQ in San Diego! With a craft beer garden, mouthwatering food, live music, games and DJs all on our pool deck!

When: Sunday, July 3

Where: 207 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: http://www.hardrockhotelsd.com

Florent Restaurant & Lounge

Fortune 421 4th of July After Party

Florent is hosting Fortune 421 for a full Fourth of July venue takeover, with drink and food specials, a full roster of DJ’s, and a whole lot of dancing. Enjoy $6 select small bites in the restaurant, and $8 mules (Patron or Ultimat). The three day weekend means the party won’t stop at Florent until Monday morning!

When: Sunday, July 3

Where: 672 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: http://www.florentsd.com

Double Deuce

Open Sunday + Monday for Fourth of July!

The Double Deuce will be OPEN all weekend long to celebrate AMERICA! Enjoy drink specials all weekend long and get ready to ride the bull with the Smokin’ Guns for the 4th of July weekend, Friday through Monday!

When: Sunday, July 3 – Monday, July 4

Where: 528 F Street, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: doubledeucesd.com

Monday, July 4:

Henry’s Pub

4th of July Week-end Celebration

4th of July Weekend celebration with entertainment by DJ Yodah

When: Monday, July 4 9PM – Close

Where: 618 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For tickets and more information, please visit: http://www.henryspub.com

Hard Rock Hotel

Fireworks Viewing

We invite you to view San Diego Bay’s renowned fireworks display while relaxing at our rooftop lounge Float! Cocktail specials and deep house music!

When: Monday, July 4

Where: 207 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: http://www.hardrockhotelsd.com

Andaz San Diego

The American Comedy Co.

Rockin' Baja Lobster

Parq

FLUXX

Hard Rock Hotel

Foundation

Florent Restaurant & Lounge

Double Deuce

Henry's Pub

22nd Annual Taste of Gaslamp – Opportunity Drawing Results

22nd Annual Taste of Gaslamp – Opportunity Drawing Results

Thank you everyone for coming to the 22nd Annual Taste of Gaslamp!

Here is the list of unclaimed prizes from the Opportunity Drawing!

If you have the winning ticket, please email info@gaslamp.org to setup a time to pick up your prize and make sure to bring your ticket with you!

Winning Ticket #

Drawing Item Description

271311

2 day, 1 night stay with valet parking and breakfast for two at the San Diego Marriott Gaslamp. ($400 Value)

271308

Panini Maker from Downtown Ace Hardware. ($50 Value)

271216

$100 Gift Certificate to BiCE Ristorante. ($100 Value)

271630

271411

271698

Gaslamp Golf Package with Puma shirt and embroidered Hat. ($95 Value Each)
Things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter: June 23-26

Things to do in the Gaslamp Quarter: June 23-26

Want to explore the Gaslamp Quarter? This weekend is the perfect opportunity with events like the 22nd Annual Taste of Gaslamp to experience a little bit of everything our wonderful district has to offer!

Thursday, June 23:

Don Chido

Anniversary Week Celebration – Anniversary Party

Enjoy hosted bites & beverages! After 6pm the party will keep going with Live Entertainment and Happy Hour all night long!

When: Thursday, June 23 4:00 – 6:00 PM

Where: 527 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: www.donchido.com

 

Tin Roof San Diego

Tin Roof Celebrates 2 Years – It’s Tiki Time

Tin Roof is celebrating 2 years in the San Diego Gaslamp! The Roof will be transformed into an Island oasis, complete with Tiki cocktails, outside Tiki bar, beach games, and giveaways! Come dressed to impress in your favorite island attire… It’s TIKI Time!

When: Thursday, June 23 9:00 PM – Close

Where: 401 G Street, San Diego, CA 92101

Price: No Cover

For more information, please visit: www.tinroofsandiego.com

 

Hotel Indigo San Diego – Gaslamp Quarter

Canine Cocktails

A doggie themed mixer with food & drink. Time to dust off your grass skirt! Bring Rover for a Tropical Tail Wagger!!

When: Thursday, June 23 5:30 – 9:00 PM at Level 9

Where: 509 9th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: Hotel Indigo

 

Friday, June 24:

Sparks Gallery

Exhibition: Larry Caveney Solo Show – “Super Freaks”

Sparks Gallery is pleased to announce local artist Larry Caveney’s solo show, “Super Freaks.” Caveney will be exhibiting an array of abstracted superheroes and villains in his solo show at Sparks Gallery.

When: June 11 – August 21, 2016 (please note: show will be removed from July 18 through August 3 for Comic Con rental & rehang)

Where: 530 Sixth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: http://sparksgallery.com/exhibitions/exhibition-larry-caveney-solo-show-super-freaks

 

FLUXX Nightclub

DJ Bayati

A fixture in the Los Angeles DJ community for over 10 years, DJ Bayati is a resident DJ at Chateau Night Club in Paris Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada. He is a veteran with a wide variety of experience, having played nitghtclubs, festivals, rpoduced original tracks, and many remixes. Catch his debut at FLUXX Nightclub, Friday June 24!

21+ | Dress code strictly enforced

When: Friday, June 24 9:00 PM

Where: 500 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: https://fluxxsd.com/event/uv70862547ve4586dt160624/dj-bayati/

Parq

DJ Shift

DJ Shift is an American DJ and producer of electronic dance music. “Shift,” meaning change, suits his personality and skillset perfectly when talking about his craft. This is due to his well-known ability to work with any genre of music, or combination of multiple genres at one time, to produce dynamic and high energy music sets. In addition Shift is quite known by most in the industry for possessing one of the most critical skillsets of being a professional DJ, which is the ability to read the crowd and change a performance on-the-fly in order to keep the energy of the event high.

When: Friday, June 24 10:00 PM

Where: 615 Broadway San Diego, CA 92101

Cost: Presale – $20

For tickets and more information, please visit: http://www.parqsd.com

Saturday, June 25:

Parq

Kent Jones

Kent Jones performing his #1 Hit “Don’t Mind” Sounds by Joe Maz

When: Saturday, June 25 10:00 PM

Where: 615 Broadway San Diego, CA 92101

Cost: Presale – $20

For tickets and more information, please visit: http://www.parqsd.com

Omnia San Diego

Jayceeoh

Jake Osher, a Los Angeles based Producer/DJ and world-renowned turntablist first made waves in 2016 and gained the support of Diplo, Bassnectar, MAKJ, and A-Trak to name a few. He was crowned champion of VH1’s “Master of the Mix” TV show in mid-2013 after competing for 10 episodes. Jayceeoh is also the creator of one of the most successful DJ mixtape series, “Super 7,” which is a collaboration of a handful of the best DJ talent in the world.

When: Saturday, June 25

Where: 454 Sixth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: http://omnianightclub.com/

Sunday, June 26:

22nd Annual Taste of Gaslamp

Gaslamp Quarter

Join us for the 22nd Annual Taste of Gaslamp, San Diego’s original culinary and cultural tour!

General Admission tickets are $30 pre-sale ($40 day-of) and allow you to sample over 40 different restaurants from 1PM-4PM on a self-guided walking tour. But the fun doesn’t have to stop then. For only $75 ($85 day-of), you can upgrade to a VIP Pass and experience just about everything the Gaslamp Quarter has to offer. VIP guests will get to savor the restaurant bites during the day plus get premier access to live artist demonstrations, live music, beer and wine samples, nightclub specials, unique museum tours, and discounts at local boutiques!

When: Sunday, June 26

Where: Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego, CA 92101

For more information, please visit: http://www.tasteofgaslamp.com

Taste of Gaslamp

Don Chido

Tin Roof San Diego

Hotel Indigo San Diego – Gaslamp Quarter

Sparks Gallery

FLUXX Nightclub

Parq

Omnia San Diego