SAN DIEGO MEDIA PARTY LIST—Foodie and Craft Beer media is alive and well this summer. Besides if you can’t trust your local media for good times, then there’s no hope. Here’s what they’re offering in the way of good times tips for this weekend:
City Beat reminds us Ballast Point Brewery’s 17th annual Birthday Party and Beer Festival at the Maritime Museum on Sunday. http://www.ballastpoint.com/ballastpoint17anniversary/
West Coaster craft beer magazine says 3rd annual Beer Con is almost sold out. Last minute ticket news for this popular movable feast event, which this year includes a trip to Mike Hess Brewery that’s now open in North Park, can be found at www.Beer-Con.com
San Diego Home/Garden Lifestyles chimes in with a home staycation idea.
If you’re staying home to fire up your backyard grill, here’s a recipe for flank steak for weekend grilling:
San Diego Eater has a terrific list of 38 restaurants in San Diego served up with side dishes of web info/addresses/and phone numbers.
Thrillist radar has picked up on Mariscos Taco Truck that's parked at Fern and Grape Streets in South Park. Today's Thrillist adds six other tasty fish taco locales in town that are refreshingly void of the usual suspects. http://www.thrillist.com/
North Park Main Street email newsletter announces this Sunday’s grand opening Taste of the Bayou, a new BBQ restaurant at 3026 30th Street. The BBQ appears to be open only on Sundays from 3 pm to 10 pm and Monday’s 11 am to 10 pm. Sharing the space with the 30th Street Café. For BBQ details check with owner Gujuan Smith 619-922-3821.
Night & Day weekly entertainment guide points out Hillcrest CityFest is on Sunday from noon to 11 pm. This is one huge street party (with beer garden AND
a scheduled dance disco dj party to be held under the Hillcrest sign). Info: fabuloushillcrest.com
Encinitas Patch is barking about the annual Cardiff Dog Days of Summer, a street fest beginning Saturday at 10 am. If muttsy gets bored with the vendors there are an expected throng of 10,000 four-legged canines to sniff at. Details: cardiffdogdaysofsummer.com