A drive down memory lane in Balboa Park, we’re planning a craft coffee event, the U-T and KPBS are teaming up for a book festival and more in our weekly roundup of arts and culture news.
The latest episode of Culturecast visits a public art series called Parkeology, whose latest installment revisits Balboa Park’s gay cruising culture.
The coming year promises lots of conversations about Balboa Park funding and needs, plus some new projects.
A Christmas tree made of spray paint cans, the hidden role of nonprofit boards in buoying the arts scene and more in our weekly roundup of the region’s arts and culture news.
The City Council will vote Monday on a plan that counts on the success of its first foray into paid parking at Balboa Park.
Measures to keep San Diego High in Balboa Park and to speed investments in regional park passed despite unexpected objections.
Measure J would make significant park improvements, restore historic buildings and ensure environmental protections in the city’s largest and most-used parks. And the best part is it will make more than $1.5 billion available for our parks without raising taxes.
Measure J will help the city care for and preserve its beautiful parkland and open space for future generations.
In this week’s San Diego Explained, NBC 7 San Diego’s Monica Dean and Voice of San Diego’s Lisa Halverstadt detail the two November ballot measures involving city parks.
Measure I is about whether to allow San Diego High to remain in Balboa Park, forcing voters to choose between education and recreation. But there could be another choice.