August 15th, 2016

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Civic San Diego, Downtown San Diego Partnership Team Up To Launch Downtown Circulator Program SAN DIEGO – Tuesday, August 9, 2016, To provide more efficient and sustainable transit options in San Diego, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer, Civic San Diego and the Downtown San Diego Partnership announced the launch of the new “Free Ride Everywhere Downtown” or “FRED” circulator program today in Horton Plaza Park.“Downtown is one of our city’s most vibrant communities but some San…

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July 5th, 2016

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Trevor Hoffman and Dave Winfield named Grand Marshals of MLB All-Star Red Carpet Show presented by ChevroletThe 2016 MLB All-Star teams will travel through the streets of San Diego in red, white, or blue Chevrolet Silverado and Colorado vehicles on Tuesday, July 12 in the 12th annual MLB All-Star Red Carpet Show presented by Chevrolet. MLB Network will televise the event at 4 p.m. Eastern/1 p.m. Pacific with a simulcast on MLB.com.The parade, which will begin at Noon Pacific,…

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June 8th, 2016

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Family Reunions started out as a celebration of family both old and new. It consists of fellowship and reflects on the richness of family heritage. It has taken a major shift from a one-day event held in the Local Park or recreational center; families are traveling the world, visiting grand hotels and taking part in exotic vacations. Because of the rapid growth and trend of technology just communicating by phone is a thing of the past. People are now communicating via email, voice…

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February 10th, 2016

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SAN DIEGO – Jan. 20, 2016 – The new consolidated Rental Car Center officially opened for business at San Diego International Airport early this morning.The 2-million-square-foot Rental Car Center houses most of the rental car companies serving the airport, including national brands, as well as local, independent and small business rental car companies, in one central location off Pacific Highway.The new facility replaces the group of buildings on Harbor Drive that have for…

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September 24th, 2015

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The San Diego Convention Center’s President and CEO Carol Wallace has been named the winner of one of the convention industry’s most prestigious honors: the International Association of Venue Managers (IAVM) 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award.Wallace will receive the award at the International Convention Center Conference(ICCC) in Atlanta, Georgia, during the first weekend of October. The Lifetime Achievement Award is presented to an individual recognized by their peers for…

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