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May 2014

Features

Where to Drink with Your Dog and Kid

Where to Drink with Your Dog and Kid

Give the babysitter a night off and grab your pup’s leash. These 10 kid- and dog-friendly brewpubs have fun games, special menus, and more for the whole family.

Sessionable Beers

Sessionable Beers

Let's make it a sesh!

Don't Miss Petco Park's Full Roster of Craft Brews

Don't Miss Petco Park's Full Roster of Craft Brews

What's new downtown, Petco gets more crafty

Perfect Protein Beer Pairings

Perfect Protein Beer Pairings

Drinking sure works up an appetite. We compiled a few of our favorite meat-and-drink pairings. Note: Specific brews on tap tend to rotate, so when in doubt, stick with the type of beer indicated.

Top 10 Reasons for Starting Karl Strauss Brewing Company

Top 10 Reasons for Starting Karl Strauss Brewing Company

Matt Rattner, president and co-founder, gives his top 10 reasons for the starting the business

52 Weekend Getaways

52 Weekend Getaways

Whether you want to hike, snorkel, stargaze, or spend time with the family, here are 52 great (and quick!) escapes—one for every weekend of the year.

San Diego's Best Bet Beer Events

San Diego's Best Bet Beer Events

How to Start a Badass Beer Cellar

How to Start a Badass Beer Cellar

Local and non-local beers that may be aged up to 10 years and beyond

Beer Pastries

From ale brownies to Guinness cookies, here are four sweet ways to satisfy dessert and craft beer cravings in one.

Jewel: Still Shining

Jewel: Still Shining

Jewel Kilcher’s rise to fame has all the makings of a Cinderella story at its finest. The Alaskan-born singer-songwriter grew up yodeling in bars with her father, lived out of her VW van in San...

Best New Local Breweries in San Diego

Best New Local Breweries in San Diego

Stone Brewing Co.’s Craft Beer Ambassador and Certified Cicerone, Bill Sysak (aka “Dr. Bill”), salutes the newbies.

What's New: Cool Beer Collaborations

What's New: Cool Beer Collaborations

San Diego Craft Beer Hot Spots

San Diego Craft Beer Hot Spots

The top 27 spots to sip on a beer

Departments

City Files: Neighborhood Guide: La Mesa

The East County ’hood is bucking its sleepy, old-fashioned reputation with excellent antique-hunting alongside glossy new shops, happy hours, and dining destinations

City Files: Vintage San Diego: Beer Pioneers

Mission Brewing Co. in 1913

City Files: 5 People to Watch This Month

City Files: Picture-Perfect: A City Scene

The night light downtown

City Files: Inside the Icon: Spreckels Theatre

There’s more to this local marvel than a famous marquee

City Files: 5 Books to Read This Month

Your shelf life

City Files: Hot Tickets in San Diego

Must-sees on stage, on screen, and in the gallery

City Files: A Tijuana for the Next Generation

The border report

City Files: The First Ladies of Mariachi

Mariachi Divinas, the only all-female mariachi band in San Diego

City Files: No Talent for Truth

Parental Indiscretion

Party Pics: Just in Time for Foster Youth Gala

March 22, 2014 Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine

Party Pics: Spring Thing

MCASD Downtown March 21, 2014

Party Pics: Chilrdren's Ball

US Grant Hotel March 29, 2014

Party Pics: SEAL-NSW Family Foundation Fundraiser

Del Mar Country Club March 22, 2014

Party Pics: Girls Night Out

ResMed March 26, 2014

Party Pics: La Jolla Playhouse Gala

La Jolla Playhouse March 29, 2014

Party Pics: WinterFest Gala

Bassmnt San Diego March 15, 2014

Party Pics: Mercy Ball

Grand Del Mar March 8, 2014

San Diego Style: LoveTatum Trunk Show

A mother of a cuff at Pigment boutique

San Diego Style: Fashion: Silver Lining

Add a little shine to May Gray with the color of the season

San Diego Style: Tastemaker: Design Darling Amy Meier

Interior designer Amy Meier, 33, blends classic East Coast prep with San Diego’s easy-breezy beach lifestyle. Here, her must-haves for May.

Fitness: Bike to Work Day 2014!

Join the work force on wheels May 16

Fitness: Where to Run This Month

The race registry May 2014

Fitness: The Reebok CrossFit Games and the MS Fitness Challenge

Hanging tough

Fitness: Healthy and Local Products We Tried This Month

Playing with food

Fitness: The November Project San Diego

The early bird gets the better bod

Fitness: Maple Canyon Trail

The trail of the month

Fitness: Get on Board with SUP Fitness

Mind and body fitness classes at Carlsbad Paddle Club

Fitness: At Peace with Your Golf Score

18 holes with Tina

Home: The First Exhibition at Little Italy's Modmatter

Design without borders

Home: The House That Jazzercise Built

At home with the founder of Jazzercise, Judi Sheppard Missett, and her husband, Jack Missett

Home: Take It Outside

BBQ season is officially upon us, and it’s time to give your patios a little love

Home: The Library Shop at the New Central Library

One for the books

Dining: V.I.P. Greg Lukasiewicz

The restaurateur behind Bull Taco

Dining: Mrs. Lilien's Sweet Deal

The Coronado doyenne, designer, and mixology enthusiast, whose new recipe book, Mrs. Lilien's Dessert Cocktail Swatchbook, hits shelves May 13, dishes on her spirited lifestyle.

Dining: Waypoint Public Review

Waypoint Public makes once-novel beer pairing dinners an everyday thing

Dining: The New Jsix Overhaul

Mercifully, the team at Kimpton Hotels just overhauled Jsix and you need to go—or go back

Dining: Restaurant, Rumors, Openings, & Coming-Soons

10 hot plates in San Diego

Dining: Prepkicthen's Warm Chocolate Budino

Savory and sweet join forces