Author: Pam Nagata

The Grand Golf Club Performance Academy

The Grand Golf Club Performance Academy
Golf is a game of mental and physical prowess.  Helping you learn from playing precise pitches to bettering your backswing, The Grand Golf Club provides instruction to give golfers a competitive edge. The Grand Golf Club at The Grand Del Mar, is a spectacular 18-hole course designed by Tom Fazio which...
April 28th, 2010 | San Diego | Read More

Flower Fields Coming to a Close

Flower Fields Coming to a Close
Fifty acres of Giant Tecolote Ranunculus flowers bloom to transform the landscape into a solid expanse of vibrant banded color.  The Flower Fields cover a rolling hillside overlooking the Pacific Coast, and it is located halfway between Orange County and San Diego.  The Flower Fields features, free...
April 27th, 2010 | San Diego | Read More

Roppongi Restaurant & Sushi Bar

Roppongi Restaurant & Sushi Bar
Executive Chef Stephen B. Window’s vast tapas menu takes diners on a New Asian culinary adventure of exciting flavors and taste sensations. A popular destination to share and explore imaginative dishes with indoor, outdoor and covered patio areas, plus a new and vibrant sushi bar. Zagat rated Roppongi...
April 26th, 2010 | San Diego | Read More

A Legacy in La Jolla – The Grande Colonial

A Legacy in La Jolla – The Grande Colonial
The Grande Colonial hotel, located on popular Prospect Street in the heart of La Jolla, is the seaside town’s oldest original hotel.  The Four Diamond hotel offers classic European styling in the intimate setting of a boutique hotel, and offers commanding views of the California coastline. The...
April 20th, 2010 | San Diego | Read More

Paradise Pampering for Mother’s Day

Paradise Pampering for Mother’s Day
Paradise Point Resort and Spa is located in the heart of urban San Diego offers an idyllic island setting for a Mother’s Day to remember. The resort’s luxurious SpaTerre is offering special packages throughout the month of May. The Mother’s Day Spa Packages can be purchased with a...
April 19th, 2010 | San Diego | Read More

Summer Green Flash Concert Series

Summer Green Flash Concert Series
The Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography/University of California, San Diego kicks off their Summer Green Flash Concert on Wednesday May 19 with Rockola.  Rockola is a San Diego premier 60’s and 70’s cover band that will play your favorite Beatles songs and other Classic...
April 15th, 2010 | San Diego | Read More

Going Green at Hotel Solamar

Going Green at Hotel Solamar
Hotel Solamar tells the story of sun and sea that makes it distinct from other Kimpton Hotel.  With the blending of sol and mar, meaning “sun” and “sea” in Spanish, the sensory experience of Hotel Solamar’s story is felt from the coastal decor to the warmth of Solamar Terrace. ...
April 12th, 2010 | San Diego | Read More

Labels & Liquor, Rooftop Style

Labels & Liquor, Rooftop Style
Sassy City Chicks fashion bash invades San Diego’s Hard Rock Hotel on April 29. This year Sassy City Chicks is taking their game to the rooftop with the event sponsored by paQui Tequila, Fredrick’s of Hollywood & a DJ spinning live.   Last year my daughter attended a Sassy City Chicks...
April 7th, 2010 | San Diego | Read More

Mother’s Day Is Just Around the Corner

Mother’s Day Is Just Around the Corner
Pamper and surprise your wife by treating her like royalty at The Grand in Del Mar for Mother’s Day. Make your reservations early for one of the trio of treats. Mother’s Day Brunch in the Capella Sunday, May 9 – Served from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Mothers will be transported to the Mediterranean...
April 6th, 2010 | San Diego | Read More

Spring into Night at SeaWorld

Spring into Night at SeaWorld
SeaWorld of San Diego kicks off it’s festival of Latin music, food and firewords each weekend during the month of May.  Enjoy four weekends of international headlining Latin performers – live in Shamu Stadium, plus favorite local entertainers.  Grove to the best while you enjoy delicious...
March 24th, 2010 | San Diego | Read More

Five-Star Cocktail Party at Addison

Five-Star Cocktail Party at Addison
The Grand Del Mar continues its highly successful wine dinners program – offering guests the opportunity to sip unique wines paired with menus that elevate these featured wines to new heights.   Come experience a wonderful cooking experience with a local favorite, Chef Bradley at the Five-Star Cocktail...
March 17th, 2010 | San Diego | Read More

Some Like it Pink at Sammy’s Pizza

Some Like it Pink at Sammy’s Pizza
It’s not only when the San Diego County Fair is in town, you can find cotton candy at Sammy’s Pizza Restaurant dessert menu.   At four of the ten locations in San Diego County, you can find the most delightful, humongous,  fun cotton candy dessert. The picture really doesn’t do...
March 12th, 2010 | San Diego | Read More

Mustangs and Burros Live at the Estancia

Mustangs and Burros Live at the Estancia
Every Friday and Saturday night, live music keeps the Estancia La Jolla Hotel and Spa kicking at Mustangs & Burros.  Mustangs & Burros was recently recognized by readers of SDnews.com/La JollaVillagenews.com as the “Best Of” in three categories: Overall Restaurant, Best Dinner, and...
March 8th, 2010 | San Diego | Read More

Spa-lious at SpaTerre

Spa-lious at SpaTerre
Come to the island — the island at Paradise Resort Hotel.  Without boarding a plane or packing your bags, the feel of Bali is right in San Diego  at the SpaTerre. SpaTerre offers a 7050 square foot facility that includes a Balinese Spa that specializes in multi-cultural services especially Thai...
March 4th, 2010 | San Diego | Read More

A Grand Easter Celebration

A Grand Easter Celebration
Make it a Grand Time on Easter Sunday, April 4 with exquisite holiday dining – for brunch, dinner and afternoon tea.  Amidst the lush landscapes of the resort’s golf course and Los Penasquitos Canyon Preserve, you’ll find the perfect backdrop for the resort’s popular Easter Egg...
March 3rd, 2010 | San Diego | Read More

Wine and Dime at the La Jolla Strip Club

Wine and Dime at the La Jolla Strip Club
New to La Jolla is the La Jolla Strip Club. No, it’s not what you think… it’s a 21 and up steak lounge with a “grill-your-own” dinner menu that gives this UTC (University Towne Center)  hot spot its casual vibe.  From March 2nd through March 12th, you can enjoy your second...
March 1st, 2010 | San Diego | Read More

“Paradise Found” at Paradise Point Resort & Spa

“Paradise Found” at Paradise Point Resort & Spa
Paradise Point Resort & Spa is an  iconic 44-acre island retreat set on San Diego’s Mission Bay that emerged with an exotic new look with a $20 million renovation on their 462 bungalow-style guestroom and expansive bay front meeting facilities.  Recently, I was invited to view the renovation...
February 25th, 2010 | San Diego | Read More

Spanish Wine Seminar Or Dinner at Island Prime and C Level

Spanish Wine Seminar Or Dinner at Island Prime and C Level
Maurice DiMarino, Cetified Spanish Wine Educator will host a Spanish Wine Seminar on March 6  from Noon-2:00p.m. at Island Prime and C Level.  As promised the wine seminars are back!  Maurice will take you on a tour of the most adored regions of Spain and introduce you to some of the most up and coming...
February 23rd, 2010 | San Diego | Read More

Disney’s California Food & Wine Festival

Disney’s California Food & Wine Festival
The Fifth Annual Disney’s California Food & Wine Festival will begin on April 16, 2010 to May 31, 2010.  For 46 days, you can please your “palette” with a kaleidoscope of culinary experiences at Disney’s California Adventure® Park and select locations at the Disneyland®...
February 19th, 2010 | San Diego | Read More

Gaslamp Quarter’s Fat Tuesday Bash

Gaslamp Quarter’s Fat Tuesday Bash
If you can’t make it to New Orleans, try the Gaslamp Quarter’s Fat Tuesday bash.   Party Mardi Gras/ Gaslamp style on Fat Tuesday, February 16, 2010 in this outdoor celebration that includes two spectacular parades on Fifth Avenue and a fabulous block party featuring many great stages with...
February 12th, 2010 | San Diego | Read More