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Late Museum Hours to End September 1 San Diego, CA—August 17, 2017SAN DIEGO, CA (PRWEB) AUGUST 17, 2017Balboa Park After Dark has just three Fridays left this summer, with several special exhibits wrapping up at certain museums. Last call for night hours will be September 1, 5:00-8:00 pm.This will be the final Friday for theNat’s Ultimate Dinosaur exhibit, featuring augmented reality technology, wherein full-scale ... Read More
Balboa Park Annual Pass Holders Receive Admission to Maker Faire San Diego San Diego, CA—August 8, 2017SAN DIEGO, CA (PRWEB) AUGUST 08, 2017The best deal in Balboa Park just got even better—purchase a Balboa Park Annual Explorer Pass and get FREE admission to Maker Faire San Diego, the Park’s annual celebration of innovative technology, arts, and the Do-It-Yourself culture, happening October 7-8, 2017. Purchase ... Read More
Third Annual Event Returning to Balboa Park San Diego, CA—August 4, 2017WHAT: A hands-on visual feast of invention and creativity and a celebration of the Maker movement. Balboa Park hosts this celebration of technology, arts, crafts, science, and the Do-It-Yourself mindset. It’s for innovative, creative people who like to tinker and love to create, and also for those curious minds ... Read More
San Diego, CA—August 4, 2017Summer in San Diego is still hot, and so is this month’s Balboa Park Explorer Experience. The Old Globe Theater is offering Explorer Annual passholders a FREE behind-the scenes tour on Sunday, August 20, 2017, pre-registration required. Learn how the theater’s spectacular costumes are built and how the Scene Shop creates such fantastic sets. See statues, puppets ... Read More
San Diego, CA—July 26, 2017Balboa Park is taking water-use efficiency to a new level with a collaboration between the Balboa Park Cultural Partnership, the San Diego County Water Authority and San Diego Gas & Electric® (SDG&E) that will reduce water use by approximately 2.4 million gallons a year while trimming energy consumption at the same time.The partners funded the installation ... Read More
In the News
The retrofits, completed last week, will generate water savings equivalent to 3.6 Olympic-sized swimming pools each year, or roughly the amount used annually by 15 typical Southern California families of four.
Times of San Diego
The Balboa Park Cultural Partnership in cooperation with the San Diego County Water Authority and San Diego Gas & Electric installed 365 high-efficiency water fixtures throughout the park.
Balboa Park announces it is now home to ten LEED buildings as part of an effort to further sustainable endeavors in the area.
A Maker Faire will come to San Diego's Balboa Park this fall. Mayor Kevin Faulconer and Councilman Todd Gloria announced Monday that the park will host a festival of inventions Oct. 3 to Oct. 4.
San Diego Magazine
How many cities have their own museum district? The 1,200-acre Balboa Park is essentially that—home to 17 different institutions including MoPA, TheNat, and the Timken. And the greatest thing about them being in the same vicinity? A $129 pass that gets you into all of them for an entire year (Zoo not included). Genius, San Diego.