From the Harbor, warm weather, to fun attractions such as the Zoo or Sea World, there’s so much to enjoy in one of America’s Finest City! Best of all, The Porto Vista Hotel is right in the middle of all of the action. Check out below of what’s happening around us Labor Day Weekend.
Festival of Sail Sept 1-4 North Embarcadero on San Diego Bay Check out the largest tall ship festival on the west coast with the annual Festival of the Sail presented by the Port of San Diego and the Maritime Museum. There is a tall ships parade with a limited number of seats, tall ships battle reenactment with cannon blasts and hundreds of food/arts/crafts vendors from the west coast. This is one of the most unique events for San Diego Labor Day and it’s a quick walk from The Porto Vista Hotel. For Route and Festival info head to https://sdmaritime.org/visit/public-events/festival-of-sail/
U.S. Sand Scultping Challenge and Exposition Sept 2-5 Broadway Pier and Pavilion A fun 4 day Extravaganza that the whole family can enjoy. Hundreds of thousands have come each year to see master-class sculptors build beautiful 3-dimensional works of art. Now many of the world’s finest artists will come to create the most amazing sculptures ever. Food, music, and the coolest sand scultpures can be enjoyed easily with a drive or ten minute walk from the hotel. For times and info https://ussandsculpting.com/
San Diego Symphony 1812 Tchaikosvky Spectacular Sept 1-3 San Diego Bay Summer winds down but not before the cannons and fireworks light up San Diego Bay to Tchaikovsky’s awesome ‘1812 Overture’. Join us as we celebrate summer’s end in spectacular style! This year’s concert will also feature music by Piotr Tchaikovsky’s fellow Russian composers Modest Mussorgsky, Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov and Serge Prokofiev. For Tickets http://purchasing.sandiegosymphony.org/single/psDetail.aspx?psn=6126
Little Italy Stick Ball Tournament Sept 2-3 Happening near our hotel the Labor Day Stickball Tournament takes over a the streets of Little Italy and allows players to revisit some childhood memories. The annual Labor Day Stick Ball Tournament is all about honoring long-standing traditions, paying tribute to this East Coast sporting pastime and having a fun!
Columbia Street erupts with yelling and cheering for the stick ball teams, stirring up childhood memories. Come out and see these teams grab a broom stick, table leg or any other kind of bat-like stick that will send a rubber Wilson ball flying! Playing Fields
When you’re ready for a nice break and refresher head on up to our GlassDoor Restaurant to try out their newly refreshed menu! Happy Hour includes delicious $6 bites that has fish tacos, duck fries, Ahi Poke Tower and so much more. Pair it up with some hand crafted house infused cocktails and harbor views from the 4th floor.
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