Cultivate wellness! September is National Yoga Month to bring attention to the health benefits of yoga and to inspire a healthy lifestyle. On September 13, Yoga Rocks on the Park in Cannon Park in Carlsbad will benefit The Sean O’Shea Foundation whose programs are designed to empower youth with a yoga and nutrition curriculum. Continue to channel your inner yogi at the world famous Rancho La Puerta health and spa retreat. With one of the finest yoga programs in the world today, renew your mind, body and spirit with numerous yoga sessions.
Jimmie Martin Limited, an established luxury brand based in London, is collaborating with California based Luxury Builder Charco Design & Build, Inc on this unique project. Together the two design houses have launched the California based Jimmie Martin California. Cultivate an air of glamour and sophistication in your home or office with these one-of-a-kind pieces.
National Golf Month! Good times and great causes are being held at golf tournaments throughout San Diego. On August 1, Brian Schultz Memorial Golf Classic at the Rancho Bernardo Inn will benefit cancer research at UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center and on August 31, The Santaluz Club will host San Diego Tee it Up for the Troops Appreciation Golf Tournament to support wounded military veterans. Get out there and celebrate national golf month by giving back.
Beat masters of Baja California unite! On July 18-21 the Second Festival of Percusiones de las Californias with master percussionists and artists from San Diego and Tijuana unite to share their knowledge and artistry with students and participants. Masterclasses, workshops, concerts, ensembles, rehearsals and more will take place for four consecutive days. To kick off the celebration a special concert will take place alongside the Youth Symphony of Tijuana. www.cecut.gob.mx
In the hills of Ensenada in the heart of Valle de Guadalupe, the Festival of the Horse, Art and Wine will take place on June 28. The vineyards of Barón Balch’é will host a festival that features equestrian and charreria exhibitions, flamenco dancers, wine tastings and regional cuisine samplings.
With the ever-increasing popularity of vinyl records, and the need for your collection to have new life and new ears, we bring attention to some of the unique, useful and even most expensive turntables in the world. Vinyl sales just saw a 54% increase: being the only format that you can hold in your hands, look at the cover art and not lose with a hard drive crash, the allure is undeniable. These turntables range from the extreme to everyday; as do their prices- but either way, keep those records spinning.
Help Keep San Diego Fashionable! On May 13 join Giving Back Magazine and Fashion Valley Mall for the Third Annual TOGETHER FOR CHARITY FASHION SHOW. 100% of the proceeds sponsor an orphanage in Tijuana with 52 Children and an expansion project to build a new home. Community leaders from both sides of the border will model from the best boutiques in Fashion Valley Mall, cocktails, great appetizers from amazing local chefs and auction items.
Celebrate children and families this April with Children's Day (Día Del Niño). A longstanding Mexican tradition, highly celebrated in our binational region, El Trompo Children's Interactive Museum in Tijuana is hosting a festival and The New Children's Museum invites children to Think, Play and Create through inventive and engaging experiences with contemporary art. www.thinkplaycreate.org & www.eltrompo.org