As a SeaWorld San Diego annual pass member, I’ve taken the opportunity to visit this park many times. Those not in the know might assume that SeaWorld is only what its name implies: a wonderful place to see and learn about marine life, but SeaWorld is much more than that. SeaWorld also presents...
Always a fun place to visit and a great entertainment value, Universal Studios Hollywood is ringing in the Lunar New Year through February 25, 2018, in celebration of the Year of the Dog.
I breathlessly watched a YouTube live streaming video, awaiting the first attempted test launch of SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy – the world’s most powerful space launch vehicle – from the Kennedy Space Center’s historic launch complex 39A
Every year the lines become more and more blurred between automotive and other consumer electronics devices. This was fully in evidence at CES 2018. Here is a tiny cross section of what was on display.
The San Diego Travel & Adventure Show is an annual tradition. It helps you explore the wide world of vacation possibilities.
CES – more commonly known to the world as the Consumer Electronics Show – is where to find latest innovations and breakthroughs in consumer technologies.
Global Winter Wonderland is a family-friendly entertainment event that was first introduced to the world in 2011, in Santa Clara, California. Its theme was “Travel the World in Just One Day!” Since then the event has visited Sacramento, California and Atlanta, Georgia.
With sailboats in the harbor, the scenic 2017 season finale of the Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship took place once again by the water at the Port of Los Angeles.
Billed as the Greatest Show & Tell on Earth, the annual Maker Faire San Diego was a Balboa Park-wide, multi-museum, 10 zone celebration that featured a fire-breathing robot, drones, kids activities, food trucks, innovative products, musicians and interactive art
As one of the world’s premier auto shows, the Los Angeles Auto Show has a rich history, dating back to its founding in 1907. It is the first major North American auto show of the season. The auto manufacturers respond with numerous vehicle debuts and announcements.
“STAR WARS: The Last Jedi” After much pre-release promotion, one of the most anticipated movie releases of 2017 is finally here. “STAR WARS: The Last Jedi” (Episode VIII) is what we, the faithful legions of STAR WARS fans, have been longing for. It is epic and on a truly grand scale, combining...
Over the 40 years since its inception, “December Nights” in Balboa Park has become a hugely popular, cherished, must-experience San Diego tradition. Three-thousand visitors enjoyed it the first year. Since then attendance has swelled to over 350,000! While the park is certainly filled with people,...
2017 Orange County Auto Show The Orange County Auto Show, at the recently expanded Anaheim Convention Center, traditionally kicks off the auto show season in Southern California. This year’s show featured more than 600 of the latest 2018-model vehicles from 35 manufacturers, concept vehicles, 100-plus...
We sometimes take our car’s basic battery for granted. We just get into our cars every day, turn the key and drive.
SEMA – the Specialty Equipment Market Association – was founded in 1963. This year, with more than 2,400 exhibiting manufacturers, the four-day SEMA Show was once again an amazing showplace
Recently the Extreme Sailing Series and the top kiteboarders in the world visited San Diego for four days of racing action, adding North America to their schedule for the first time since Boston in 2011.
ArtCenter College of Design was founded in 1930 as a school to prepare artists and designers for careers in advertising, publishing and industrial design. Ansel Adams taught photography there. With ties to industry and known for its social impact initiatives – ArtCenter is the first design school...
Pioneer’s NEX line of receivers features a new, responsive and powerful user interface that is highly customizable and designed to integrate especially well with today’s smartphones.
From the Cabrillo Festival we learned that “on June 27, 1542, Cabrillo set sail from Navidad on Mexico’s west coast with three vessels: San Salvador, La Victoria and San Miguel
‘Mustangs by the Bay’ is more than just another car club show. It is an opportunity to spend a Sunday in beautiful Embarcadero Marina Park North in San Diego. This is a place where people from aroun
Billed as the “World’s Largest Military Air Show,” the long-running Marine Corps Air Station Miramar Air Show thrilled crowds on a sunny, mid-September Southern California weekend
STEM Saturdays at the Microsoft Store (this one at Fashion Valley Mall in San Diego) provide hands-on learning experiences designed for kids ages 10-14
“The Cars That Made America” is a fascinating and informative three-part TV miniseries about the rise of the automobile industry in America
After an absence of eight years, the globe-spanning Red Bull Air Race series returned to picturesque San Diego in 2017.
Classic car shows often trigger memories from our lives – memories that are associated with cars. In mid-August the 26th Annual National City Automobile Heritage Day Festival and Car Show exhibited a wide-ranging assortment of over 200 cars and trucks, making it likely that people would see some...
The Fleet Science Center in Balboa Park hosted a free outdoor viewing event for the “Great American Eclipse.”