WATER SAVVY--Cuyamaca College, home to the Fightin’ Coyotes, is also famous for its save water gardens, which are a must to visit anytime of year.
FREE GARDEN FEST—Cuyamaca College’s Spring Garden Festival is in its 21st year. Set for Saturday, May 3, from 9am to 4pm on campus. Free parking and admission. Popular gardens that attract more than 7,000 visitors annually.
ESCAPE FROM ALPINE--Highlight
of the Sage and Songbird Festival
in Alpine is the 2 pm great
butterfly release. This is not to be
confused with the great ladybug
release featured on this blog
April 26 at Armstrong Garden Centers.
TOO MUCH GARDENING?
WORK UP A THIRST--Visiting so many spectacular gardens can easily work up a big thirst, especially on a hot day in East County. This blog highly recommends garden tourist stop by the Alpine Beer Company, a true oasis East of I-805 that has a reputation as being one of the top 5 craft beer breweries in San Diego County.
|CRAFT BEER MECCA--Architecture |
isn’t one of Alpine’s strong suits
but the Alpine Beer Company
is easily one of the top 5
craft beer breweries in the state
if not the West.
Alpine Beer Company
2351 Alpine Blvd (south side of I-8)
Sun 11 am-9pm