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Concerts Peter, Paul & Mary    
County Fair The San Diego County Fair (Del Mar Fairgrounds)
Del Mar, CA
  1. Jan's snowman display
  2. Bowmaker
  3. Princess House
June 13 through
July 6, 2003
(Closed Mondays)
 
Craft Fair Bates Nut Farm April 26th & April 27th, 2003 (per 2-12-03 e-mail from them) -  ck site in a few weeks to see dates.

Note: 2/1003 & 12-29-02 sent an e-mail asking for 2003 dates.

Below are dates held in  2002

  • Nuts for the Arts – Fine Art Faire - October 12th & 13th – 9am – 5pm
  • Arts 'n Crafts Fair:
    • November 9th & 10th
      9:00 am to 4:30 p.m.
    • November 29th, 30th & December 1st
      9:00 am to 4:30 p.m.
 
Craft Fair Bernardo Winery May 10 & 11, 2003 (Mother's Day weekend)  
Craft Store Common Threads
Encinitas
   
Craft Store Needle Nook of La Jolla
On Fay Ave.
La Jolla, CA

http://www.needlenook.com/
http://www.needlenookoflajolla.com/

   
Farmers Market Farmers Market - Escondido
Grand Avenue between Broadway and Kalmia Street
(760) 745-8877
Tuesdays - 2 - 6 p.m.  
Farmers Market Farmers Market - Other locations
For list, see: http://sandiego.citysearch.com/feature/66/
   
Farmers Market Farmers Market - Poway
corner of Midland Road and Temple Street
(in Old Poway Park)
(619) 440-5027
Saturdays - 8 - 11 a.m.  
Farmers Market Farmers Market - Bernardo Winery
Rancho Bernardo

Farmers Market & Small Craft Fair; also breakfast at restaurant there -- sit outside.

   

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Movies Movie Theaters in:  Poway, San Marcos or Carmel Mountain Ranch    
Nearby Cities Fallbrook Antique Shops    
Nearby Cities Idyllwild - ? Spring, summer or fall  
Nearby Cities Julian Shops Fall 2003, when apples are harvested--for cider and apple pie  
Nearby Cities Temecula    
Nurseries
  1. 2 nurseries in Valley View
  2. Armstrong (near Rosecrans ?)  - lily of the valley in April - call first
   
Ocean Crystal Pier
Ocean Beach

Go on same day as sunset at Sunset Cliffs?

Spring or summer  
Ocean La Jolla Village
La Jolla

Go to shops and ocean pool where seals are

Spring, summer or fall  
Ocean Oceanside Sea Wall (or Carlsbad)

check with Warren re exact location/directions

   
Ocean Sunset at Sunset Cliffs    
Ocean Tide Pools
See web site for locations
   
Ocean-Park Cabrillo National Monument
Point Loma
  • Reminder: take binoculars.
  • At the Whale Overlook a protected shelter offers a good view of migrating whales.
  • Whale Watch Weekend -- January 18 and 19, 2003.
  • Mid January is the peak of the migration, but the Grays are visible mid-December through March.
 
Ocean-water Star of India    

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Park Picnic    
Park Self-Realization Center
Encinitas
(beautiful park with pond, scenic beauty)
   
Park - Balboa Park Japanese Friendship Garden
Balboa Park
Spring  
Park - Balboa Park Rose Garden
Balboa Park
April or May  
Park - Balboa Park Spreckles Organ Concert
Balboa Park
Sunday afternoon (Balboa Park) - in spring/summer?  
Park - Balboa Park Buds ‘n Blooms! A Floral Fiesta in Balboa Park
Balboa Park
Per 2/8/03 e-mail from Ali Ross:  due to City budget cutbacks this event has been canceled.


6th annual festival of flowers showcases the horticultural wonders of the Park. Floral-themed performances, hands-on activities for kids, exhibits and musical events highlight this week-long celebration.
May 3-10, 2003

 
Park - Balboa Park Balboa Park -   San Diego Rose Society (Balboa Park Club)
http://www.balboapark.org/aboutspecial.html#floral
Apr. 26 & 27, San Diego Rose Society (Balboa Park Club)  
Park - Balboa Park Geranium Society
Balboa Park
http://www.balboapark.org/aboutspecial.html#floral
 
Park - Balboa Park Balboa Park - Restaurant
The Prado at Balboa Park
Balboa Park

located in the House of Hospitality, is a full-service restaurant offering indoor and outdoor seating and is open daily for lunch and dinner. The unique décor blends the historical aspects of the House of Hospitality and whimsical accessories inspired by the Park museum collection areas.

Call re price range.

   
Park - Balboa Park The Tea Pavilion at the Japanese Friendship Garden - 12/02 per web site, relocating from Balboa Park soon.
Balboa Park
www.teapavilion.com
619-231-0470.

The Tea Pavilion at the Japanese Friendship Garden serves traditional Japanese green tea, herbal and specialty teas as well as sushi made fresh daily, Japanese noodles, rice, miso soup, salads and snacks. Enjoy the magnificent views from inside the Tea Pavilion or from the outdoor courtyard and deck. Unique imported food, beverages and gifts, as well as imported bulk teas, are available for purchase. The Tea Pavilion is open from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily, later during the summer months.

For information, call:  (858) 277-7067

   
Park/Gardens Bell Gardens
Valley View
A not for profit agricultural learning center.
March - Strawberries  
Park/Gardens Quail Botanical Gardens
230 Quail Gardens Drive
Encinitas
(760) 436-3036
   
Park/Gardens The Flower Fields
Carlsbad
Our anticipated 2003 season opening day is March 1 (per web site 12/30/02)  

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Restaurant 94th Aero Squadron -
Balboa Ave. near Tierrasanta
[Early flight dinners - to 6:30 p.m., including prime rib (with dessert)]
   
Restaurant Boathouse Restaurant
Harbor Island
2040 Harbor Island Drive
(619) 291-8011
[Prime Rib Night 1" cut of Prime Rib $9.95 every Friday night (for Diane & Jean to go some time in the future?)]
   
Restaurant Bread Basket Restaurant
1347 Tavern Road, Alpine, CA 91901
Alpine
619-445-0706
   
Restaurant Brigantine
Del Mar
(pretty garden, pond, bridge)
   
Restaurant Carvers
Rancho Bernardo
(Note: expensive)
   
Restaurant Karl Strauss
Sorrento Valley
(pretty setting, with pond)
   
Restaurant Neimans
Carlsbad
(Expensive; Victorian architecture)
   
Restaurant The French Gourmet
Pacific Beach
   
Restaurant Tip Top Meats (European Delicatessen)
Carlsbad
   
Restaurant Trophys
La Jolla
   

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Restaurant - water view Boathouse 1887
Coronado
1701 Strand Way
Across from the Del
619-435-0155

|(per ad in 9-11/9-17-02 Coronado Eagle & Journal (newspaper), Early Evening Dinners for $14.95 (Prime Rib, Herb Salmon, Mango Mahi Mahi, Teriyaki Chicken and Scampi Pasta (served with soup or salad; rice or garlic mashed potatoes) - Offered Sun.-Thurs. 5-6:30 p.m. only)

   
Restaurant - water view Boathouse Restaurant
Harbor Island
2040 Harbor Island Drive
(619) 291-8011

(Free Prime Rib for your Birthday - Note: call for reservations.)

   
Restaurant - water view Chart House - Cardiff
Cardiff

You'll have a front row seat to crashing waves and panoramic Southern California sunsets at this magnificent oceanfront Chart House.

   
Restaurant - water view Chart House - La Jolla
La Jolla

located in the heart of downtown La Jolla on a bluff above the Cove, is a remodel of one of the original cottages.

   
Restaurant - water view Chart House - Oceanside Harbor
Oceanside
314 Harbor Drive
Oceanside, CA 92054-1036
(760) 722-1345

striking cantilevered building juts out over the marina at Oceanside Harbor.

   
Restaurant - water view Chart House - San Diego
San Diego next to the San Diego Convention Center.
   
Restaurant - water view Jolly Roger
1900 North Harbor Drive, Oceanside, CA 92054
Oceanside
(760) 722-1831
  1/03
Restaurant - water view Quails Inn
San Marcos

Prime Rib Lunch Buffet - with coupon?

   
Restaurant - water view San Diego Paradise Point - Baleen Restaurant & Bar
Mission Bay - on island
  • ~Salads: $10-$17
  • ~Sandwiches: $8-$11
   

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Shopping Center - Outlet Carlsbad Company Stores
Carlsbad

Some of the stores:

  1. Bose
  2. Candle & Gift Factory Outlet
  3. Country Clutter
  4. Crate & Barrel Outlet
  5. Franklin Covey
  6. Kitchen Collection
  7. LeCreuset
  8. Lenox Factory Outlet
  9. Waterford Wedgwood
  10. WestPoint Stevens Bed, Bath & Linens
   
Shopping Center - Outlet Lake Elsinore Outlet Center
17600 Collier Avenue
Lake Elsinore
(866) 306-SHOP (7467)

Some of the stores:

  1. SAS Factory Shoes
  2. Stroud’s Linen Outlet
  3. Sony Factory Outlet
   
Shopping Center - Outlet Viejas Outlet
5005 Willows Rd #213
Alpine, CA 91901
   
Shopping Center - Outlet San Ysidro Outlet Center?
San Ysidro
   
Street Fair Escondido Street Fair
Escondido
Grand Avenue — Between Centre City and Ivy
  • Sunday, May 19, 2002
  • Sunday, October 20, 2002

    9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 
Swap Meets Swap Meet - Escondido    
Swap Meets Swap Meet - Kobeys    
Swimming - Lake Lake Elsinore    
Swimming - Lake Lake Perris    
Swimming - Lake Lake Sherwood
(near Arrowhead Lake)

Stay overnight nearby?

   
Tea Tea at U.S. Grant
Downtown San Diego
Tea Tea in Julian at Cottage Tea Shop
Julian
April ?
spring 2003
 
Tea Mrs. Burton's Tea Room
Heritage Park, above Old Town
2454 Heritage Park Row
County Historic Park (Victorian)
(619) 294-4600

Victorian Tea Room Reservations for any size party . . . Victorian-style clothing shop . . . Tea accessories and gifts ! Birthday Tea: $18

Come and join us for a Tea Party. If you are in the area and would enjoy having an afternoon tea party in our charming Victorian Tea Room, just walk in.

A pot of tea and plate of cookies can be served between 10am and 4pm every day. That is, as long as the the Tea Room is not already reserved.

The cost of this tea is $6.00 per person, and these teas are limited to a maximum of six persons.

   

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