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The U.S. Sand Sculpting Challenge Returns to San Diego

The four-day event brings 300 tons of sand to the Broadway Pier for sculptures, plus live entertainment, food trucks, and more
August 28, 2017

Letter from the Editor: Wonder Women

Editor in chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the September issue of San Diego Magazine
August 25, 2017

San Diego Events Calendar: August 2017

How to be busy and important this month in San Diego
July 31, 2017

Letter from the Editor: Best of Both Worlds

Editor in chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the August issue of San Diego Magazine
July 28, 2017

Are You a Trophy Hunter or a Chillaxer?

Our travel-happy family learns the art of compromise
July 14, 2017

San Diego Events Calendar: July 2017

How to be busy and important this month in San Diego
June 30, 2017

Letter from the Editor: Who Hates the Beach?

Editor in chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the July issue of San Diego Magazine
June 27, 2017

Confessions of the Un-Diegans

Not every San Diegan loves fish tacos and the beach. Can't believe it? Meet the locals who go against the grain.
June 27, 2017

Where to See 4th of July Fireworks in San Diego

18 spots for closing out Independence Day, from North County to South Bay
June 23, 2017

The Ultimate San Diego Summer Guide 2017

Take this season to the next level with our annual roundup of the top beach barbecues, pool parties, concerts, outdoor movies, and more
June 23, 2017

San Diego's Restaurant Bubble Is About to Burst

Restaurants are facing rising costs, cultural shifts, and other challenges
June 5, 2017

San Diego Events Calendar: June 2017

How to be busy and important this month in San Diego
June 1, 2017

Letter from the Editor: To Diet or Dig In?

Editor in chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the June issue of San Diego Magazine
May 26, 2017

San Diego Events Calendar: May 2017

How to be busy and important this month in San Diego
April 28, 2017

A Family Afar: A Taste of True Hollywood

Columnist Jon Bailey and his family have different views of Hollywood glitz and glamour
April 10, 2017

San Diego Easter Guide 2017

The best dining deals, sweet treats, and special events for Easter weekend
April 6, 2017

89 Things to Do With Your Kids in San Diego

Camps, classes, and activities for San Diego’s youngest—and perhaps busiest—residents
March 24, 2017

San Diego Events Calendar: March 2017

How to be busy and important this month in San Diego
March 1, 2017

The Flower Fields Debuts a New Bloom

This year the Carlsbad icon introduces a historic poinsettia display
February 27, 2017

18 Things to Do during Padres Spring Training in Arizona

Your guide to Peoria game day deals, new amenities, and nearby activities
February 22, 2017

San Diego Symphony Launches Sensory-Friendly Concerts

The new series is aimed at families with children on the autism spectrum
February 16, 2017

'Ultimate Dinosaurs' Exhibit Brings Rare Breeds to Life at theNAT

Augmented reality technology allows visitors to see full-size replicas of dinosaurs
February 9, 2017

I Tried It: Kid Yoga

Kids can enjoy a mindful moment at If I Was a Bird Yoga in Del Mar. Parents optional!
February 8, 2017

An Urban Garden Center Moves Its Digs to a New Downtown Space

SMARTS Farm finds a bigger home in the East Village for more family-friendly garden programs
February 2, 2017

The Dog Lover's Guide to San Diego

Here are 52 ways to experience San Diego with your four-legged friend
December 23, 2016

A Family Afar: An Underwhelming History Lesson in Cape Cod

When columnist Jon Bailey takes his family to New England, the educational aspect becomes diluted
December 23, 2016

67 San Diego Holiday Traditions You Don't Want to Miss

'Tis the season for fa-la-la fun in San Diego
November 28, 2016

My SANiversary: Celebrating two decades in San Diego

Writer Mike Sager reflects on leaving the east coast to find paradise
November 28, 2016

Coach Mike: 18 Tips on Parenting

Parental advice from local Mike Sager
September 23, 2016

Calendar of Events: October 2016

How to be busy and important this month in San Diego
September 23, 2016

Coach Mike: 21 Tips on Coaching Your Kid

Parental advice from local Mike Sager
August 23, 2016

Calendar of Events: September 2016

How to be busy and important this month in San Diego
August 23, 2016

The Breitling Jet Team Returns to the Miramar Air Show

See the biggest air show in the US for three days of stunt flying and bone-rattling thrills
August 23, 2016

Coach Mike: 25 Tips on Sending Your Kid to College

Parental advice from local Mike Sager
July 25, 2016

San Diego Summer Guide 2016

A curated list of 42 ways to soak up the season
June 24, 2016

A Family Afar: Exploring the Ruins of Cambodia

Jon Bailey and family visit Cambodia's 900-year-old Angkor Wat ruins
June 24, 2016

18 Holes With Tina Mickelson: Junior Golfers Got Game

San Diego offers plenty of options for the young golfer
June 24, 2016

Parental Indiscretion: Burning Questions

Rachel Laing on carrying on her parents' "ask-me-anything" policy
June 24, 2016

Parental Indiscretion: No Kidding Around

Rachel Laing on how a little mischief is good for kids
May 27, 2016

Inside the Icon: San Diego Zoo

This year, the world-renowned institution celebrates its centennial
April 22, 2016

A Family Afar: The Priciest Place on Earth

Jon Bailey on an important, but expensive, family rite of passage
March 25, 2016

Parental Indiscretion: Everyday Equality

Rachel Laing on raising the next generation of feminists
March 25, 2016

Go Whale Watching at the Natural History Museum

Whale watching season may be nearing its end, but there are still spots to scope out the giant mammals
February 26, 2016

Parental Indiscretion: Politics of Parenting

Owing to the intense interest of our extended families, Ben and Georgia have been steeped in politics their entire lives
February 26, 2016

Parental Indiscretion

With all the child protections we’ve put in place over the past 30 years, parents of my generation sometimes wonder how we survived our own upbringing
January 22, 2016

26 BIG Ideas

San Diego's most innovative thinkers tell us how they would make America’s Finest City a whole lot finer.
December 23, 2015

Parental Indiscretion

The Real Beauty Prep
December 23, 2015

A Family Afar

Let The Experts Lead
December 23, 2015

Call to Action: “Where Can I Donate Toys?”

5 local toy drives
November 25, 2015

Parental Indiscretion

Nature Channel
October 30, 2015

A Family Afar: There's No Place Like Home Away From Home

There’s something magical about having a special escape your family returns to again and again
September 25, 2015

Parental Indiscretion

With Georgia now in middle school, after-school logistics made getting her a phone unavoidable. We are now—God help us—a complete iFamily
September 25, 2015

Parental Indiscretion

Model Behavior
August 25, 2015

Best of San Diego 2015: Culture & Business

Must-see galleries, performances, Tijuana hotspots, and more
July 24, 2015

San Diego Summer Guide 2015: From A to Z

Here’s our guide to buying the right tickets, getting the good seats, eating the best tacos, drinking the best cocktails, and more
June 24, 2015

A Family Afar

Room for Four, Please
June 24, 2015

Parental Indiscretion

Open Season
June 24, 2015

Inside the Icon: The California Building

The Tower is open! Visitors can now climb the 100-year-old beacon of Balboa Park
May 22, 2015

Your Shelf Life

5 Books to Read in June
May 22, 2015

Parental Indiscretion

t’s Father’s Day this month, so obviously the best way to honor San Diego dads is to tell you guys to step up and do more
May 22, 2015

Parental Indiscretion

Some Unexpected Magic
April 24, 2015

Chargers: Love 'em or leave 'em?

We asked big thinkers from all walks of San Diego life what they think about the latest Chargers stadium drama
March 23, 2015

The Journey of Our Traveling Backpacks

A Family Afar
March 23, 2015

Parental Indiscretion

Better than Perfect
March 23, 2015

Salt Creek Golf Club

18 holes with Tina Mickelson
March 23, 2015

Artist With a Wild Imagination

For local artist Laura Ball, inspiration starts at the San Diego Zoo.
February 23, 2015

Your Shelf Life

5 books to read in March
February 23, 2015

Parental Indiscretion

The Kids Are All Right
February 23, 2015

Game On for San Diego Padres

Will the shake-up at Petco pay off for new Padres GM A.J. Preller?
January 27, 2015

Parental Indiscrection

A “Reply All” Moment
January 27, 2015

Marvel Experience Tour Comes to San Diego

Calling all superhero fans! If Comic-Con can’t come fast enough for you, visit the Del Mar Fairgrounds this month.
January 27, 2015

25 BIG Ideas

Fascinating San Diego people inspire us with big, bold ideas on everything from genomics to urban planning, art to architecture, food and more
December 23, 2014

The Genius of Dr. Seuss

An in-depth and interactive exhibit of the San Diego storyteller and artist’s work debuts in Balboa Park
November 26, 2014

Parental Indiscretion

Ghost of Christmas Past
November 26, 2014

Parental Indiscretion

It’s time to take the kids to Baja again
October 23, 2014

Music of the Heart

A new app turns human heartbeats into music
September 25, 2014

Parental Indiscretion

Charity Starts at Home
September 25, 2014

Parental Indiscrection

An Attitude of Gratitude
August 26, 2014

All About the Journey

18 holes with Tina Mickelson
July 22, 2014

Parental Indiscretion

All Grown Up by Rachel Laing
July 22, 2014
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