With a powerful message of environmental awareness, this exhibition highlights a creative alternative to mindless consumption and focuses on the importance of repurposing. Artists from around the world transform discarded hubcaps into fine art in a unique collaboration with Landfillart, Inc., a Pennsylvania-based nonprofit.
Join IDW Publishing and the Fleet Science Center to enjoy a local brew and take look at the art, science and technology featured in some of our favorite comics. This month we explore the universe and alien life, featuring Saucer State and X-Files comics. Scientific speakers will be Dr. Shelly Wright, Assistant Professor of Physics, and Dr. Nichola Galitzki, Postdoctoral Scholar, both from CASS (Center for Astrophysics and Space Sciences) at UCSD. Event will be held at the San Diego Comic Art Gallery in Liberty Station from 6:30 to 8 p.m. 2765 Truxtun Rd, San Diego, CA 92106. Cost: $15. Price includes two beers and one comic book from IDW Publishing.
Join us on Saturday, June 3rd for the 14th annual Art Around Adams: Two Mile Art & Walk event presented by the 1 Million 4 Anna Foundation. This years event will not disappoint as we bring you an eclectic hand picked selection of art, music, and all sorts of fun outrageous performances. Art Around Adams has something for everyone and is a great family outing option.
What awaits when you step outside your normal routine and follow the open road? Where does an unleashed life lead? The anticipation and unknown explodes in this program of adventure stories about going, changing and moving on the open road. Stories by David Guterson, Stephen Dobyns and more.
Write Out Loud brings literature to life – aloud – with rehearsed readings by professional actors. Each program explores specific themes by weaving a variety of stories, poems and sometimes music together into a literary tapestry. A complimentary reception at 6:15 precedes each performance at 7:00 pm.
Neighborhood restaurants will open their doors for the foodie event of the summer, Taste of Little Italy Presented by U.S. Bank, in San Diego’s Little Italy from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Attendees can stroll the sidewalks of Little Italy enjoying live music on street corners and taste bites from dozens of popular restaurants in the area. Ticket holders will receive a Taste Passport mapping out a list of participating restaurants and their menu offerings including appetizers, entrees, desserts and beverages.
Shaping Sound returns to the Center for another electrifying mash-up of dance styles and musical genres. The contemporary dancers who rose to fame on So You Think You Can Dance and Dancing With The Stars will thrill audiences of all ages with their exhilarating collaboration of explosive choreography, dynamic rhythm, speed, and physical strength, all coming together to give shape and form to sound.
The Little Italy Association of San Diego is proud to present our annual State of the Neighborhood dinner reception. Join us on the rooftop of the County of San Diego Parking Structure on Cedar Street for an evening of food, entertainment and a presentation on the past, present, and future of San Diego’s Little Italy, all while enjoying the breathtaking views of the San Diego Bay and Downtown skyline.