Things To Do In San Diego

$39 for Five Body-Sculpting Classes at Pop Physique (Up to 59% Off)

Pop Physique

North Park

Students sweat to indie and hip-hop tunes during high-intensity strength and flexibility workouts designed around ballet-barre exercises

$95 $39

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Full-Day Snorkeling or Spearfishing Package for Two with Equipment (Up to 61% Off)

La Jolla Water Sports

Pacific Beach

Twosomes don snorkels, masks, and fins to explore the depths or try their hands at spearfishing

$36 $14

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Yoga Hike for One or Up to 15 People from Hiking Yoga (Up to Half Off)

Hiking Yoga

Multiple Locations

Outdoor hiking and yoga combine for 90 minutes of cardio and strength work in a natural setting, and groups can take private hikes

$20 $9.99

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Halloween Party Cruise for One, Two, or Four-October 31 on the William D. Evans Boat Cruise (Up to 53% Off)

The Sternwheelers

Bahia Resort Hotel

DJs blast music across two dance floors at this Halloween party as passengers sip drinks from a cash bar; handcrafted, Victorian-style boat

$20 $10

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Two-Hour Social Painting Event from Paint Nite (Up to 44% Off)

Paint Nite

Multiple Locations

At local bars and restaurants, painters of all skill levels enjoy cocktails as they create their own pieces guided by an experienced artist

$45 $25

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$16 for 12 Ride and Activity Tickets at Pumpkin Station ($32 Value)

Pumpkin Station

Multiple Locations

Mechanical rides, giant slides, jumpies, and mini train rides at holiday parks that feature pumpkins of all size

$32 $16

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Entry to Urban Scavenger Hunt for Two or Four from CityScape Adventures (Up to 61% Off)

CityScape Adventures

Whiskey Girl

Five-hour scavenger hunt takes participants through 12 challenges that encourage them to explore the city while testing their mettle

$100 $40

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Art San Diego Art and Wine Event on November 8 or One- or Three-Day Visit on November 7–9 for Two (Up to 50% Off)

Art San Diego

Balboa Park

California wineries pour their latest vintages and award-winners at The Vault event; see hundreds of works of contemporary art and furniture

$70 $35

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Presale: Harlem Globetrotters at Valley View Casino Center February 8 at 2 p.m. or February 13 at 7 p.m. (40% Off).

Harlem Globetrotters

Valley View Casino Center

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Ball-spinning antics abound as this world-famous exhibition basketball team dazzles in a comic and athletic performance

$60.25 $36

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Fit Foodie 5K Entry for One or Two at Embarcadero Marina Park South on Saturday, November 15 (Up to 50% Off)

Fit Foodie 5K

San Diego

After a stretch and dance, runners or walkers complete a 5K; chef and fitness demos, food tastings, and beer samples follow

$55 $30

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Ivan Amodei at The Westgate Hotel on Saturday, October 18, at 4 p.m. or 7 p.m. (Up to 61% Off)

Ivan Amodei

The Westgate Hotel

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Award-winning magician dazzles with carefully wrought illusions and witty banter, accompanied by a live cellist

$75 $29

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$69 for One Month of Unlimited Yoga Classes at CorePower Yoga ($179 Value)

CorePower Yoga

Multiple Locations

Dynamic flow of Vinyasa-style poses, breathing exercises, and uplifting music energize bodies and minds in stretch-friendly heated rooms

$179 $69

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One, Two, or Four Three-Hour Painting Classes at Painting & Vino - San Diego (Up to 51% Off)

Painting & Vino

Multiple Locations

Professional artists give step-by-step instructions that teach guests how to recreate works of art while enjoying wine and cocktails

$45 $25

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California Ballet's "Giselle" at San Diego Civic Theatre on November 1 or 2 (Up to 53% Off)

"Giselle"

San Diego Civic Theatre

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Renowned dancers weave the tale of a young woman’s death, rise from the grave, and ethereal existence in the spirit world

$47 $22

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$75 for Mystery Comedy Dinner Theater for Two with Magnets at Mystery Cafe Dinner Theater ($130 Value)

Mystery Cafe Dinner Theater

The Imperial House Restaurant

Four-course meal and commemorative show magnets accompany a live, comedic mystery performance with audience participation

$130 $75

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Cook Two Kinds of Ravioli and Sip Wine with an Italian Chef

Hands-On Italian Cooking Class

Little Italy

Native-Italian Chef Annalisa teaches students to make two kinds of authentic ravioli; classes end with a meal and wine

$65 $65

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Monster Mash Haunted House for Two, Four, or Six (Up to 54% Off)

Monster Mash

San Diego

Classic monsters such as vampires and mummies can entertain you with wicked performances in a six-room haunted house

$40 $20

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Ticket to PBR: BlueDEF Velocity Tour at Valley View Casino Center on Saturday, November 8, at 7 p.m. (Up to 40% Off)

PBR: BlueDEF Velocity Tour

Valley View Casino Center

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Modern-day cowboys attempt to stay atop bucking bulls and ascend the standings in the 2014 PBR: BlueDEF Velocity Tour

$41.25 $25

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Visit for Two, Four, or Six to Monster Manor (Up to 50% Off)

Monster Manor

Mira Mesa

4,000 sq. ft. haunted attraction operated by the Mira Mesa Theatre Guild features Hollywood-quality makeup, special effects, and props

$26 $16

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When Kate Danta opened P.B. Yoga & Healing Arts, she envisioned more than a simple yoga studio. Her holistic health center would offer both Pilates and yoga classes that explored different types of practice along with a range of wellness services such as massage and acupuncture. Kate is a holistic health practitioner, a massage therapist, and a yoga instructor with 30 years of experience, herself, so she was in a unique position to make her dream become reality. Rather than doing everything herself, Kate assembled a staff of certified massage therapists, naturopathic healers, and yoga instructors to add their knowledge of Svaroopa, Kripalu, and Kundalini yoga to the studio's repertoire.

Visitors to the holistic studio can choose to better their bodies and minds by choosing to attend classes or visiting one of the staff's variety of physical and spiritual healers. During yoga sessions, instructors lead students through guided relaxations, breathing techniques, and yoga poses to help clients build flexibility and relax deep spinal muscles. Pilates mat classes are taught by an experienced instructor who sold her thriving studio in order to move to San Diego and join the staff at PB Yoga and Healing Arts to challenge clients' muscles with small isometric movements, which work to improve posture and protect the back by building strength throughout the core. The studio also has a Pilates Specialist whose background includes the New York Ballet Co. She works one-on-one with the help of the Gyrotonic equipment and the Pilates Reformer. The studio's on-staff licensed acupuncturist specializes in sports medicine, and can relieve chronic pain by carefully placing needles in strategic points along the body. Clients can achieve spiritual balance with visits to a Sunday morning meditation class facilitated by an ordained Zen Buddhist monk, Tenshin; who also teaches the Tai Chi classes. The center also offers sessions with an on-staff practitioner who can deliver both psychic readings and spiritual counseling to help clients reach inner peace.

961 Turquoise St
San Diego,
CA
US

Property Location
A stay at W San Diego places you in the heart of San Diego, walking distance from Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego and San Diego Opera. This 4-star hotel is close to Balboa Park and San Diego Zoo.

Rooms
Make yourself at home in one of the 258 air-conditioned rooms featuring iPod docking stations and plasma televisions. Your pillowtop bed comes with Egyptian cotton sheets. Relax and take in city views from the privacy of your room. 37-inch high-definition televisions with premium TV channels provide entertainment, with wired and wireless Internet access available for a surcharge. Private bathrooms with showers feature makeup/shaving mirrors and designer toiletries.

Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities
Enjoy recreational amenities such as an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness facility. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, a concierge desk, and babysitting/childcare.

Dining
Grab a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). At the end of the day, relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Full breakfasts are available daily for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and audiovisual equipment. Event facilities at this hotel consist of small meeting rooms and banquet facilities.

421 W B St
San Diego,
CA
US

Navy SEAL veteran and MMA coach Brian Sargent had a vision of a cutting-edge mixed-martial-arts facility. He knew what equipment was needed, but it was not until 2007?when he teamed with Joe Mannino, a 30-year owner and operator of a health club?that the nitty-gritty details fell into place. With Mannino?s newly envisioned facility and Sargent?s training know-how, the two built Victory MMA and Fitness, bringing on a staff of top-notch trainers to teach a burgeoning clientele of professional MMA fighters.

The sounds of pumping hearts and fists swooshing through the air that Brian and Joe love to hear can be sensed between the glass walls and doors that divide the 22,000-square-foot facility into eight training areas, and there?s room left over for a retail shop and ringside caf?. A 20-foot mixed-martial-arts cage and 7,000 square feet of mats host aspiring pugilists as they train their wrists and fists among a forest of hanging punching bags, while students in Jiu Jitsu and MMA classes learn the practical art of self defense. The nearby cardio and weightlifting areas are the metaphorical psychologist?s couch upon which personal trainers condition their clients, and a cordoned-off yoga studio breaks the black-and-red patterning of the gym with bright white walls and a pale hardwood floor.

3666 Midway Dr
San Diego,
CA
US

The 18-hole Reidy Creek Golf Course covers 2,582 yards in the rugged hills of Escondido, supplying guests with a scenic backdrop for club-based revelry. The rolling terrain of the par 54 course—intertwined with manmade obstacles such as sculpted bunkers, sinuous lakes, and wind—challenges golfers as they attempt holes-in-one. The distinctive course, designed by the notable engineers at Cal Olson Golf Architecture not to contain any two identical holes, contains a golf shop, café, and golf clinics taught by PGA professionals. ______________ Operating out of five courses throughout the greater San Diego area, JC Golf's Intro2Golf program fosters pin-hunting prowess with a shrewd blend of hands-on instruction, individual practice, and on-course experience designed to introduce the basics of golf to beginners. During the pressure-free sessions, JC Golf equips pupils with all the necessary equipment, saving neophytes the hassle of rustling up their own sets of clubs or graphite shaft bananas. Three additional buckets of range balls grant golfers the spherical tools necessary to implant newly learned concepts into muscle memory. The package also allows clubbers to loop the links at their chosen course twice after 4 p.m. for an additional $10 per round, allowing them to test their mettle amid the brambly hazards and sand-trap curmudgeons found on every real course.

12602 Oaks North Drive
San Diego,
CA
US

While trekking across New Zealand, Matt Baker and PJ Lamont stumbled upon a burger shack in Queenstown and immediately became addicted to the eatery’s organic, grass-fed beef patties. According to a profile in Beach & Bay Press, the duo often dined there more than once a day and eventually convinced the chef to both part with his recipes and train them how to make them. Upon returning home, the pair recruited PJ’s brother Martin for their budding endeavor: a gourmet burger place that would rely entirely on organic, grass-fed beef from New Zealand. After finding the right spot for their gastropub, the three put their own sweat into renovating it; PJ carved the wooden menu himself without using a woodpecker even once.

That menu quickly garnered its fair share of media buzz and awards by combining beef patties, ground fresh daily, with unique ingredients such as pesto aioli, grilled pineapple, and beetroot. Organic, local vegetables make up the condiments and the house tomato chutney, New Zealand’s hardier version of ketchup. But Bare Back Grill does more than burgers, satisfying appetites with natural chicken and lamb, tempura tofu, and seared ahi tuna coupled with a wide selection of beers and wines. Guests can gulp down Kiwi Steinlagers or sip Australian and New Zealand wines while lounging at either Bare Back location.

4640 Mission Blvd
San Diego,
CA
US

As he trains his eye on the target's innermost ring, the archer retrieves an arrow from his quiver. He exhales, crooking his fingers around the bowstring and pulling it back until the feathery fletches tickle his cheek. He will only have one shot to win the contest and finally earn his family's respect—but his elbow is off, and his aim will suffer. "Cut!" comes the call from the director, and the cameras stop rolling for a moment as an archery coach enters the scene. She tilts the actor's arm and adjusts his stance so that his form is truer to life, breathing accuracy into the portrayal. When "Action!" sounds, the archer is ready, and the tension achieves new heights.

Sending its nationally certified coaches to such television clients as CSI: Miami and The Discovery Channel is just one way that Archery House spreads an appreciation of the sport. Company leaders Lorinda Cohen and Tara “Robey” Folz—both of whom hold national titles—ally their combined 36 years of archery experience with marketing savvy to plan classes for all ages, promotional events, and athletic counseling. At multiple outdoor ranges, they outfit beginners with the equipment and know-how to pop a balloon at an impressive remove, and challenge advanced archers to do so with a balloon that’s farther away and filled with wasps.

2221 Morley Field Drive
San Diego,
CA
US