Old Town

A town hall effort

Downtown San Diego Partnership reaches out to neighborhoods to plan for future growth By Cynthia Robertson | SDUN Reporter To some, Downtown San Diego is a treasure to explore; to others it is a tangle of cars and crowds. Either way, Downtown possesses some of the city’s finest resources for residents, visitors and employees.

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Taking the stage for 10 years

Cygnet Theatre celebrates with anniversary gala revue, raising funds for upcoming 11th season By Anthony King | SDUN Editor Cygnet Theatre celebrated its 10th anniversary with a sold-out gala Saturday, April 20 in Old Town. With dinner and a silent auction held at the Cosmopolitan Hotel & Restaurant followed by a one-night-only revue of highlights from the theater company’s decade, attendees were thrilled to support local theater.

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Baile folklórico to heat up Old Town

Fiesta de Reyes hosts traditional Mexican dance competition for 4th year By Cynthia Robertson | SDUN Reporter The colorful sights and sounds of “baile folklórico” arrive in Old Town Saturday, April 27. Hosted by Fiesta de Reyes, the fourth annual Folklórico Competition will draw traditional Mexican dance groups from throughout Southern California for three days of intense – and entertaining – competition.

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Beer and billiards

Kelly’s Pub 2222 San Diego Ave. (Old Town) 619-543-9767 Happy Hour: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., daily Come On Get Happy! | Dr. Ink Whether sober or tipsy, this booze doctor can’t shoot a serious game of pool for squat. When I do, it’s invariably within the company of only my inner circle, as I poorly demonstrated on a quiet Sunday afternoon at Kelly’s Pub.

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