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Join us for Mingei Fusion!

We’re so pumped for an upcoming museum party: Mingei Fusion. On June 7th, the Mingei Museum transforms into a masquerade-style party full of performers, food, drinks and chocolate tastings. All to raise money for the Museum! What to expect at the party? Chocolate from chocolatiers around SD Bollywood performers Craft beer tastings with Stone Brewery

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17 Exhibits to See in May in San Diego

Summer is here in San Diego (at least it seems it to us!). What better way to stay cool than seeing some fun and interesting exhibits? We know of a few great ones opening and closing this month. Take your pick from the 17 below or check out some at your favorite museums and attractions.

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Kids in San Diego Guide

San Diego’s a kid’s paradise! We have amusement parks, museums, attractions, activities, and so much more. Your kids will love and remember everything they do in SD. Here’s your guide for the best places to take them. Balboa Park Balboa Park is one of the best places in San Diego. With 14 different museums, numerous gardens,

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Chicano art at MCASD: Downtown #sandiego #mcasd

Exhibit Profile: Chicanitas at Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego

The Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego always hosts great exhibits. Today, we’re profiling one of them: Chicanitas: Small Paintings from the Cheech Marin Collection. There are three words/phrases to sum up this exhibit: Chicano art, colorful, small pieces. Chicano art is art created by Mexicans who grew up in the US. We love American and

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Real Pirates Exhibit at the San Diego Natural History Museum Review from The Wanderer Guides #sdnhm #thenat #balboapark #whydah #pirates

Exhibit Profile: Real Pirates at San Diego Natural History Museum

This exhibit is a winner. Pirates, treasure, intrigue, adventure, mayhem, history…it has everything. I was so moved by one particular part in the exhibit, my eyes welled with tears. Hey, I appreciate a well designed exhibit! If you like variety, you’ve got it here. We’ve never been to a more versatile exhibit–it has video, artifacts, sound

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San Diego Tet Festival #sandiego #lunarnewyear

10 Things To Do This Weekend in San Diego (2/1-2/2)

Here are 10 fun things to do in San Diego this weekend (February 1 and 2, 2014): Party at Qualcomm Stadium for the Lunar New Year Festival. Happening all weekend, this event features food, drinks, entertainment and many more festivities. Exhibits. Opening this weekend: Function & Fantasy at Mingei International Museum, Prix Pictet: Power at

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Mission Trails Regional Park Nature Awakening Exhibit #sandiego #art #missiontrails

Exhibit Profile: Nature Awakening at Mission Trails

We love the Mission Trails Regional Park art exhibits for a lot of different reasons. One, they usually involve local artists portraying the beautiful park scenes. Two, they usually involve artists who work in many different mediums. Three, they are free to enjoy. All three things can be said about the Mission Trails exhibit, Nature

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Hotel del Coronado Ice skating #pretty #christmas #sandiego

10 Things To Do This Weekend in San Diego (12/28-12/29)

Here are 10 fun things to do in San Diego this weekend (December 28 and 29, 2013): Celebrate Kwanzaa with the WorldBeat Center at the 33rd Annual Kwanzaa Celebration. Enjoy vegetarian food, music and more now thru Monday! Exhibits. Closing this weekend: Artisan Holiday Show and Sale at Borrego Art Institute, Faiya Fredman at La

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Winter Nights at LEGOLAND #winter #legoland #christmastree

17 Exhibits to See in December in San Diego

It’s actually cold in San Diego! Well, at least cold for all of us natives. The cold should send you indoors and what better place to hide out than amazing museums with awesome exhibits? There are some cool exhibits opening and closing this month, so hitting up at least a few is a must do!

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Botanical Building at December Nights in Balboa Park #balboapark #holiday

December Nights Balboa Park Guide 2013

We love December Nights in Balboa Park! Can you feel the excitement in my type? That’s why we put together this quick reference to everything you need to know to visit Balboa Park this Friday and Saturday…like where to park, what museums are open, best entertainment areas, etc. AND at the end, we list our

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