Celebrate Summer

Summer is in full swing. Signs that Summer is here again - you’ve had your fill of fair food, concerts for all music lovers and, of course, opening day is around the corner at the track. Summer as a kid seemed endless, didn’t it? Each day held promise of endless adventures with friends, exploring and creating with your imagination. Today,…

UCSD Spark Gala Ignites Fight Against Cancer

Philanthropists, community members and physicians came together at the Fairmont Grand Del Mar for the UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center SPARK Gala, to “ignite the fight against cancer.” The gala was co-chaired by Genta and Fred Luddy and Wanda and Cam Garner. SparkGala.org Photography Chris Brake

North Coast Repertory Spotlight Gala 2016

Held at the Del Mar Country Club, celebrated film and stage actress and singer Shirley Jones and her son, Patrick Cassidy, performed. Jesse Knight, Jr. was honored at the event as the first annual Champion for The Arts. NorthCoastRep.org 
Photography Chris Brake

Rady Children’s Hospital’s Broadway Nights Gala

Held at the Fairmont Grand Hotel, The Gala, “Broadway Nights,” featured a Broadway–style show extravaganza. Funds raised supported the efforts of the Sam S. and Rose Stein Emergency Care Center. BroadwayNightsGala.com

Crunch Fitness Grand Opening

Crunch Fitness opened a new location at Carmel Valley. Members, friends and the community turned up to celebrate at the grand ribbon cutting event. Crunch.com

Celebrity Championship Golf Tournament

The Celebrity Championship was back for the 18th Year! Held at Morgan Run Club & Resort, NFL Hall of Fame running back Marshall Faulk was the host, bringing over 50 of the best celebrity golfers in the world together to participate in a Celeb-Am Tournament. CelebrityChampionship.com

Around Town

Art of Élan brought its exciting and innovative one-hour concerts to North County audiences at the Lux Art Institute in Encinitas. The concert at Lux provided an opportunity to enjoy a rare San Diego appearance by Art of Élan co-founder, Demarre McGill. Currently a principal flutist with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, McGill performed with friends as a special dual celebration…

Come Away with Me

Del Mar is considered an enviable paradise by other parts of the country, with world-class amenities, activities, gorgeous skylines, sunsets and mountain views, so we set out to find some of the exotic within our community. This led us to the exquisite Fairmont Grand Del Mar which is a world away even though it is tucked into our backyard.

Beach Bag Essentials

Whether you are going to the beach or hitting the cabana at the club, make sure your beach bag is on-point and packed with all the essentials. We rounded up some of our favorite beach bag requisites and it all starts with the amazing African Rays tote from PilyQ.

Chef Dana Hauser’s Favorite Things

Under the direction of recently appointed Executive Chef Dana Hauser, California’s #1 luxury resort on TripAdvisor is raising the bar with a new Southern Italian menu at its Amaya restaurant.

Working While You Travel

Summer travel means summer vacation, at least to most people. But, for some, it can mean a combination of vacation and work. Back in the 90s and early 2000s, with broad expansion of the Internet, mobile phones, and laptop computers, more and more of the deskbound workforce were given the green light to work from home. People opened up small…

Wine Getaways Done Three Ways

The month is ripe with sunny weather and culinary adventures calling your name – some of which are right here in our beautiful state. These luxe travel experiences highlight some of the regions best wine destinations and culinary expeditions… explore by bus, bike or Segway - whatever strikes your fancy!