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10.19.2017 by Ian Anderson
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If you’d told me six months ago rising comics from the Los Angeles stand-up scene would make that drive down the 5 to play Wednesday night shows at a bar in South Park, I might have laughed. But it would have been a short laugh, three HAs at be ... [more]
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Gilbert Castellanos @ Spreckels Organ Pavilion - 10/18/2017 On Wednesday, October 18th we are moving Gilbert Castellanos and the Wednesday Jam Session out to the Spreckels Organ Pavilion for one night only. This will be one amazing outdoor show not to be missed. The Young Lions Series 6-7pm The Jam Session 7-9:45pm Free. All ages. Panama 66 will be CLOSED all day/night!! More details coming soon! Just like everythign in life, subject to change ;) Thanks to the San Diego Museum of Art, The Spreckels Organ Pavilion, Parks & Rec and Balboa Park for allowing this to happen.[more]
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Bankers Hill Fall Festival @ Bankers Hill - 10/21/2017 The Bankers Hill Fall Festival is a walk-around event inviting all ages to explore ten blocks along Fifth and Fourth Avenue. Beginning at 1 p.m., attendees can visit St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral at Fifth and Nutmeg to pick-up maps exhibiting a trail of participating businesses offering complimentary tastes, wellness demos, one-day shopping specials and other surprises. More than thirty neighborhood businesses including restaurants, fitness studios, boutiques, spas and art galleries will showcase their fare and wares inside their doors and upon sidewalks; streets will remain open to traffic and offer plentiful parking. Attendees will be able to taste the flavors of eateries including: Cucina Urbana, Barrio Star, Corner Drafthouse, Wetstone Wine Bar, Parc Bistro, Pizzicato, Juice Alchemy, James Coffee and The WestBean Coffee Roasters. Wellness and fitness centers such as Orange Theory, Club Pilates, Sojourn Healing Collective and Reiki Room SD will offer health-minded demos, while additional businesses including St. Paul’s Senior Services, Sew Loka, V Collective, Plush Salon, Thread + Seed, Danielle Zhang Art, Broadstone Balboa Park, North Island Credit Union, Edward Jones and Inscriptu will open their doors to patrons. The Great Hall at St. Paul’s will host several of the businesses and artists. [more]
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Thriller Flash Mob @ Old Town - 10/21/2017 JOIN US for the 6th annual Thriller Flash Mob in San Diego's Old Town. Put on your best zombie attire and THRILL Old Town with us for the 6th year dancing to Michael Jackson's Thriller! All are welcome to join us! WHEN: SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21, 6PM. Performance at dusk. WHERE: OLD TOWN SAN DIEGO. Meet in the Immaculate Conception Church parking lot across the street from the Cygnet Theatre 4040 Twiggs Street by 6pm. Arrive in full costume and make up. All the zombies will walk together one block to the performance area at dusk. HOW MUCH: ABSOLUTELY FREE!!! All are welcome to join in this opportunity to perform the Thriller Dance! PRACTICE SCHEDULE: Please check this page for updates in the event that practice is cancelled. We will post here on our practice dates to keep you all up to date and to get a headcount on practice days. THURSDAY 6PM: Daisy Villa Plascencia will hold practice every Thursday at 6pm at Kimball Park located 200 E 12th St National City, CA 91950. THURSDAY 6PM: Emma Sarmiento is holding practices in North County. Practice is held on Thursday's at 6pm at Poway Community Park near the swim center. FRIDAY 5:30PM: Attention Zombies: Friday practice has been added for those of you who would like to get one more practice in. Christopher Olson will hold practice at Balboa Park at 5:30pm on Friday. [more]
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Pauli Faktor + Jason Smith, Architectural Designers, X-Pollinate Studio
Where did you grow up? Pauli: I was born in Odessa, Ukraine, which was still considered the USSR when my family came to the U.S. We briefly lived in Vienna and Rome, eventually settling in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. I grew up in a suburb right on Lake Michigan. It was a bit of a culture shock […] [more]