For Media Inquires:
For Maker Faire San Diego:
Receive a Complimentary Month with Purchase of the Annual Pass San Diego, CA—August 24, 2017AUGUST 24, 2017 (SAN DIEGO, CA) – Balboa Park changes the game on “unlucky” number 13 with its annual Explorer Pass: pay for a 12-month membership and get a 13th month free! And, sign up by September 30, 2017 and receive FREE admission to Maker Faire San Diego, the Park’s ... Read More
Maker Faire San Diego 2017 Entry Deadline is September 8, 2017 San Diego, CA—August 23, 2017Now is the time to enter your project, invention, creation or design for Balboa Park’s Maker Faire San Diego 2017. Now in its third year, this unique, two-day, family-friendly event will be held October 7-8, 2017, from 10:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m. The entry deadline is just days ... Read More
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
In the News
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Theater enthusiasts got a behind-the-scenes tour of the Old Globe complex in Balboa Park on Sunday morning, from the dressing rooms to the weapons cage to inner workings of its three unique stages.
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.