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09.21.2016 by Ian Anderson
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Hiking season began last weekend. At least, for the Canyoneers it did. The local outdoorsy group organizes free guided hikes every weekend from September til June, and collectively knows more about San Diego wilderness than anybody. Which is why thei ... [more]
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San Diego International Film Festival - 09/28/2016 The 15th annual San Diego International Film Festival is coming up on September 28 - October 2 in beautiful San Diego, and you're invited! This year's festival will feature hundres of films, including shorts, features and documentaries, as well as panels with industry leaders, an award ceremony and so much more. Join us to experience the best in independent and studio filmmaking! Oh, and did we mention there are parties and red carpet events every night?! Grab your festival pass and be part of the scene: http://bit.ly/SDiFF-Passes. This year, we have two festival villages: Horton Plaza Park in the historicGaslamp Quarter – San Diego's premier entertainment district – and theArcLight Cinemas La Jolla! To view our festival maps, visit:http://bit.ly/2cejE99. To check out the full film schedule, visit: http://bit.ly/2bGpyMu[more]
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Celebrating Women @ MCASD La Jolla - 09/28/2016 San Diego Magazine's Celebrating Women event is an evening to honor all of the dynamic women in our city committed to creating positive change. A networking hour kicks-off the event with hosted bites and beverages followed by an inspirational discussion with women from various business sectors. Get inspired by their success stories and advice as we tackle the issues that face professional women in San Diego. The evening will culminate with the ceremony announcing special award winners and the Woman of the Year.[more]
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Beachfest Beer Cup @ Pacific Beach - 09/30/2016 Discover Pacific Beach is kicking off the festivities for Pacific Beachfest with an exclusive beer competition for San Diego Craft breweries on Friday night, September 30th from 5-8pm. This BEST IN SHOW competition presented by West Coaster San Diego will feature celebrity judges, awards for Judges Choice and a People’s Choice Award. Each brewery will showcase their finest West Coast IPA. Tickets for this event include beer tasters at all participating breweries and a chance to vote for your favorite People's Choice Award. There will be music, food available for purchase and sneak peak at the San Deigo Craft Beer Garden for Saturday's festival on October 1st. The winners for the Beachfest Beer Cup will be announced on Friday Night and also be featured as beer of the month in restaurants throughout PB in October. Participating Breweries: Amplified Ale Works Abnormal Beer Co. Karl Strauss Brewing Co. Mike Hess Brewery Mother Earth Brewing Belching Beaver Brewery Coronado Brewing Co. Iron Fire Brewery Green Flash Brewing Co. Modern Times Brewery PB Alehouse[more]
Out of the Kitchen
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Giselle Wellman, Executive Chef, Pacific Standard
Scripps Ranch native Giselle Wellman left San Diego several years ago to eventually become LA’s youngest executive chef. Since her stint on last year’s season of Top Chef she’s returned to her home town and joined Little Italy’s scorching dining scene with the new restaurant, Pacific Standard.  What kinds of meals do you eat at home? I love simple food, […] [more]