We come bearing gift ideas for you and your loved ones!  We have something special for every type of person in your life that will guarantee you’ll be the favorite at your gift-giving party.


For the socialite – Summer Solstice 2019 Event Tickets

Give the gift of summer by reserving tickets to Summer Solstice 2019 for you and your foodie friends! Discounted early bird tickets are now available online. Plus, when you order your tickets before January 1, 2019, you’ll be entered to win an additional FREE Summer Solstice ticket. Summer Solstice 2019 will be held on Thursday, June 20 from 5-8pm at Powerhouse Park, and will feature local culinary creations, wineries, breweries and distilleries, live music and more!

For the beer lover – Viewpoint Brewing Co. Merchandise

San Diego’s favorite brewery, Viewpoint Brewing Co. is offering growlers, fills and merch to keep your drinking buddies very merry this holiday season. Growlers start at for $30, fills at $20, or you can go the extra mile and give a gift basket complete with a Viewpoint hoodie, beanie, and bottled Barrel Aged Abby Stout for only $65.


For the surfer – Rusty Del Mar Gear

Holiday gear is in stock now at Rusty Del Mar. Go big with a new surfboard like the Slayer 2, or go smaller with the all-time favorite San Diego Coastal Map Towel, or anything in between. Items are available in-store and online. Pro tip, if you sign up for the Rusty Del Mar newsletter, you can enjoy 10% off your first online order.


For the fashionista – Joni and Susi Apparel

Joni and Susi are offering 15% off everything in-store until New Years at the trendy women’s clothing boutique on 15th! Hosting unique and trendy clothing lines, you’ll be sure to find the perfect sweater or jeans for your fashion-forward friend.


For the foodie – Shimbashi Izakaya Sake & Food Pairing Dinner

Shimbashi Izakaya is hosting a special Sunset Sake & Food Pairing Dinner on Sunday, January 20th, 2019, at 4:30pm. Described as a harmony of taste and culture, this event is great for a sake beginners or aficionados. Shimbashi’s sake sommelier, Yuka Nakai will lead you through five courses of seasonal dishes paired perfectly with seven premium sakes. Prepaid reservation is required for this unique evening; call 858-523-0479 to reserve your spot at the table.



Co-written by Alisha Harris & Camryn McAllister


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