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Best of North County 2019

Our annual roundup of what's up-and-coming and full-on buzzy above the 56
March 26, 2019

Looking Back at Soul Coughing’s 'Ruby Vroom'

The supremely weird, extremely fun album holds up after 25 years
March 20, 2019

‘Angels in America’ Is the Best Thing I’ve Seen So Far This Year

Cygnet Theatre proves that the two-part epic is as awesome and resonant today as it was in 1993
March 18, 2019

Event Photos: Creating Legends Gala

Photos from the event at the Hotel del Coronado on October 13, 2018
March 18, 2019

Event Photos: San Diego Bay Wine + Food Festival

Photos from the event on November 11–18, 2018
March 18, 2019

Win a Trip for Two to Yellowstone Country Montana

Win a trip for two to Montana’s Paradise Valley, including roundtrip airfare on JetBlue from Long Beach to Bozeman, staying at Sage Lodge in Pray.
March 18, 2019

Trail of the Month: Stadium Hill Run

How to break a sweat at SDCCU Stadium
March 15, 2019

San Diego St. Patrick’s Day Guide 2019

Where to eat, drink, and party like the Irish
March 15, 2019

The SoCal (Social Calendar!)

From black-tie galas to costumed 5Ks, these events will keep your social calendar full—and you feeling good
March 14, 2019

La Jolla Playhouse’s ‘Diana’ Is a Moving Tribute to the People’s Princess

The multiple Tony Award–winning team behind Memphis and Come From Away take on the monarchy
March 13, 2019

Noname’s Warmer Take on Hip-Hop

The Chicago rapper-singer’s Room 25 is the best rap album of the past year
March 13, 2019

Celebrating Women: Kim Perell Wants You to Succeed

The CEO, author, multimillionaire, and mom gets frank about bankruptcy, traits for success, and more
March 13, 2019

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Heads to San Diego

The New York-based dance troupe celebrates 60 years with a tour honoring its founder
March 11, 2019

Things To Do in San Diego This Week

International Mariachi Festival, The Redwoods Revue, Best Coast Beer Fest, Australian photography and more
March 7, 2019

3 Must-See Exhibits Opening in San Diego This Month

At galleries large and small, our picks for a visual feast
March 7, 2019

Julia Holter Is a Builder of Worlds

The singer-songwriter discusses new album Aviary and the importance of communication
March 6, 2019

Event Photos: Behind the Brands 2019

Photos from the event at the Music Box on February 6
March 6, 2019

Don Winslow Tells All About Tackling 'The Border'

Bestselling author and East County resident Don Winslow debuts his latest novel, The Border
March 5, 2019

Putting a Face to San Diego's Homeless

Three shelter residents share their stories, hopes, and fears with writer Kelly Davis
March 4, 2019

San Diego Events Calendar: March 2019

How to be busy and important this month in San Diego
March 1, 2019

21 Ultimate Road Trip Itineraries from San Diego

These getaways will take you through California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, and Mexico
March 1, 2019

Event Photos: Studio 200 Gala

Photos from the event at the The New Children’s Museum on November 10, 2018
February 28, 2019

Event Photos: 89th Annual Candlelight Ball

Photos from the event at the Fairmont Grand Del Mar on December 1, 2018
February 28, 2019

Event Photos: Rady Children’s Hospital Institute for Genomic Medicine

Photos from the event at the San Diego Natural History Museum on November 2, 2018
February 28, 2019

You’re Invited: Dinner With Our Food Critic

On March 21, Troy Johnson and El Jardin’s Chef and Partner Claudette Zepeda-Wilkins will team up for a one-time event for Insiders
February 28, 2019

Where to Run in San Diego in March

This month's top 5Ks, 10Ks, marathons, and more
February 27, 2019

On the Record with Phantogram

The dreamy duo’s frontwoman Sarah Barthel dishes on local hotspots and San Diego’s awesome fans
February 27, 2019

Letter from the Editor: Gaining Perspective

Editor in Chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the March issue of San Diego Magazine
February 26, 2019

‘Aladdin’ at the Civic Theatre Recaptures Most of the Original Film’s Magic

Four new songs—and three that were cut from the cartoon—add up to something like an ultimate edition for old and new fans alike
February 25, 2019

Event Photos: Top Doctors Celebration 2018

Photos from the event at Farmer & the Seahorse on October 19, 2018
February 21, 2019

Cheryl Strayed’s ‘Tiny Beautiful Things’ Is a Natural Fit for the Stage

The Old Globe brings the Wild author’s beautifully written advice column to life
February 21, 2019

Bob Mould on Seeking A Brighter Outlook with ‘Sunshine Rock’

The punk legend discusses his latest album and reflects on the industry
February 20, 2019

Things to Do in San Diego: February 18-24

Fifteen events you don't want to miss this week
February 15, 2019

‘The Hour of Great Mercy’ Faces Mortality with Dignity

Every scene is crucial, and every actor at the top of their game in Diversionary Theatre’s newest world premiere
February 15, 2019

Dave Brubeck’s 'Time Out' Is the Essence of Cool

Celebrating the jazz classic as it reaches its 60th anniversary
February 13, 2019

A Queen-Inspired Show Debuts in San Diego

San Diego native and America’s Got Talent finalist Brian Justin Crum stars in Somebody to Love at Music Box on February 14
February 11, 2019

Aubergine’s Delicious Ingredients Fall Short of a Meal

San Diego Rep’s latest drama serves up lovely insights on food, family, and death, but doesn’t quite make a solid story from them
February 11, 2019

Things To Do in San Diego: February 11-17

Twelve Valentine's week events that you don't want to miss
February 11, 2019

Nnedi Okorafor on Her Newfound ‘Black Panther’ Fame

The Marvel Comics author brings a sci-fi perspective to Point Loma Nazarene University's Writer's Symposium by the Sea
February 6, 2019

Things To Do In San Diego: February 4-10

Twelve events you don't want to miss this week
February 4, 2019

A Whole New Show: ‘Aladdin’ at Civic Theatre

See the star-studded performance, packed with Tony Award-winning talent
February 4, 2019

On the Job: The Gondolier

Sean Jamieson balances it all at Coronado's The Gondola Company
February 4, 2019

Letter from the Editor: It’s a Date!

Editor in Chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the February issue of San Diego Magazine
February 4, 2019

Unconventional Women Cross the Generational Divide in 'Herland'

This National New Play Network premiere at Moxie Theatre recognizes the struggles that young and old have in common
February 1, 2019

San Diego Date Ideas Every Couple Will Love

95 ways to explore the city with your partner—beyond just dinner and drinks!
February 1, 2019

Steve Gunn Is a Different Kind of Guitar Hero

The New York artist crafts a kind of magic from a low-key sensibility
January 30, 2019

'Diana' Debuts at La Jolla Playhouse

Artistic Director Christopher Ashley discusses putting the People's Princess centerstage
January 30, 2019

San Diego Guide to Super Bowl LIII

Wherever your loyalties lie—Rams or Pats—these five places don’t mind; dig in on all the game-day eats, plus deets on viewing parties
January 29, 2019

San Diego Events Calendar: February 2019

How to be busy and important this month in San Diego
January 29, 2019

The Big Family in Little Italy

Troy Johnson pulls up a seat for dinner with San Diego's iconic Italian family, the Busalacchis
January 28, 2019

Things To Do In San Diego: January 28-February 3

Eleven events this week that you don't want to miss.
January 28, 2019

‘Marie and Rosetta’ Returns a Rock Legend to the Spotlight

If you’re not familiar with Sister Rosetta Tharpe, you’re not alone—but it’s time to catch up
January 25, 2019

I Tried It: Waterfall Rappelling in Taxco

San Diego Magazine's associate editor, Sarah Pfledderer, opts for a gravity-defying adventure outside of Mexico City
January 24, 2019

Things to Do In San Diego: January 21-27

Fourteen events this week that you don't want to miss
January 21, 2019

What Inspires California’s Young Playwrights? Faith, Family...and Trash

The annual Playwrights Project contest winners grapple with identity and take a dumpster dive into existentialism
January 18, 2019

An Introduction to Richard Thompson

Three albums that capture the English singer/songwriter at his best
January 17, 2019

Q&A: ‘A Way with Words’ Goes on Tour

Our copy chief gets a word in with the hosts of San Diego radio show A Way with Words
January 16, 2019

All the Rage: Monster Jam Heads to Petco Park

Watch 12,000-pound machines perform back flips this month
January 15, 2019

Things to Do In San Diego: January 14-20

Fifteen events you don't want to miss this week
January 14, 2019

Celebrating Women: Meet La Jolla Playhouse's First Female Managing Director

Debby Buchholz broke a glass ceiling—but her daughters don’t think anything of it, and she loves it
January 9, 2019

Seven Local Actors to Watch Out For in 2019

These newcomers to the San Diego theater scene showed some of the most promising talent I saw all last year
January 8, 2019

Finding Peace in a San Diego Prison

At Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility, inmates are swapping out anger, violence, and stress for yoga
January 8, 2019

A 2019 Localchella Wish List

Six bands from the Coachella lineup we’d like to see swing by San Diego
January 7, 2019

Things To Do In San Diego: January 7-13

Eleven events to kick off the year that you don't want to miss this week
January 7, 2019

Letter from the Editor: Cross the Starting Line

Editor in Chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the January issue of San Diego Magazine
January 4, 2019

The San Diego Runner’s Guide

A deep dive into San Diego's running culture, with tales from local Olympians, conditioning and recovery tips, and more
January 2, 2019

They Can Dance, They Can Jive: The Sexy, Stylish 'Mamma Mia!'

I'll admit it: I'd been reluctant to see Mamma Mia!. People don't have fun in serious art, I thought, swirling my brandy snifter.
December 22, 2018

San Diego Events Calendar: January 2019

How to be busy and important this month in San Diego
December 21, 2018

Behind Joe Skoby's Ocean-Inspired Ceramics

Meet the fish shop manager turned ceramacist who cranks out high-end masterpieces
December 20, 2018

Event Photos: 4 Years of Sky

Photos from the event at Sky Facial Plastic Surgery on August 8, 2018
December 19, 2018

Event Photos: Passport to Peru, Masters Cocktail Reception

Photos from the event at Pisco Rotisserie & Cevicheria on July 16, 2018
December 19, 2018

Event Photos: Farm to Bay

Photos from the event at the Living Coast Discovery Center on August 4, 2018
December 19, 2018

Port of San Diego Holiday Bowl Parade Returns in 2018

Cue the helium! The 28th annual procession heads down Harbor Drive December 31
December 18, 2018

San Diego New Year's Guide 2018

There’s a style of NYE for everyone, from craft beer parties and yacht cruises to steak dinners and kid-friendly activities
December 17, 2018

Things to Do in San Diego: December 17-23

10 holiday events this week that you don't want to miss
December 17, 2018

Event Photos: World Eats 2018

Photos from the event at the Headquarters at Seaport Village on November 13, 2018.
December 13, 2018

5 Things We Learned from San Diego’s “Future of Women” Panel

The women behind El Jardín, Wayfarer Bread, and other local female-run food businesses talk gender inequality in restaurants, the pay gap, and why it’s more important than ever to work with farmers
December 12, 2018

Family Politics Unfold Backward in Time in ‘The Year to Come’

La Jolla Playhouse’s high-concept world premiere is strengthened by a superb ensemble cast—and nearly derailed by its ending
December 11, 2018

Tara Lipinski Goes Skating By the Sea

The Olympic gold medalist laces up her skates for a one-hour session at Hotel del Coronado’s Skating by the Sea this weekend only
December 11, 2018

Things to Do in San Diego: December 10-16

Twelve (mostly) holiday-centric events you don't want to miss this week
December 10, 2018
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