The cultural scene in San Diego is fortunate to feature aspects of both American and Mexican traditions, given its border-side location and diverse population. It also has a fascinating history of Spanish colonial influence in the region, along with a long-standing association with US Military. All of this blended together creates a unique combination that results in San Diego’s beautiful and exciting culture.

Present day San Diego is a mix of historical influences, a growing modern economy, and a thriving scene for arts, music, and theater. North San Diego hosts a number of culture-specific events on regular basis. Check out our Calendar to attend the events this week. Discover the sophisticated side of the North San Diego with some of the best theater shows and concerts around. You will be surprised and amazed when you realize how much how much historical and cultural beauty is packed into the North San Diego region.

Your Guide to Cultural Inspiration in North San Diego

Pala Casino

Discover the history of the Pala Band of Mission Indians

Pala culture is displayed at the casino in the historical exhibits that adorn the hotel lobby and entryways. Each presents artifacts, photos and narratives that explain the major events in the history of the Pala Band of Mission Indians.  Pala guests also are encouraged to visit the famous Pala Mission located in the town of […]

California Center for Arts

Enjoy the Theater

California Center for the Arts is like the heart and soul of the San Diegan Cultural Community and is one of the best theaters in San Diego. It’s beautiful inside and the acoustics are great. Prices similar to what one would pay in San Diego. It has a variety of local cultural arts plays and […]

La Jolla Playhouse

Performances from the heart of San Diego

Looking for some cultural significance and Cultural activities in San Diego? Visit La Jolla Playhouse; an internationally-renowned theater for creating some of the most exciting and adventurous work in American theater, through its new play development initiatives, its innovative Without Walls series, artist residencies and commissions, including BD Wong, Daniel Beaty, and Kirsten Greenidge. Many […]

Tony Gwynn Museum

Go beer tasting and celebrate Mr. Padre

Located off the beaten path in an industrial part of Miramar, AleSmith must-visit for locals and beer tourists alike boasts a standing-room-only tasting room and weekly brewer-led tours. Ogle the tanks while sipping on a curated flight of tasters featuring a variety of stouts and IPAs. The most spectacular aspect of this brewery is the […]

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