San Diego to host a variety of food and drink events this week

San Diego to host a variety of food and drink events this week
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By Hoodline - Published on August 27, 2019.

When it comes to food and drink, there's plenty to do in San Diego this week. From the opening of a co-op coffee shop to a taco tour along the coastline and more, here's how to add some flavor to your social calendar.

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Cafe X: By Any Beans Necessary - Grand Opening

From the event description:

This is the official launch of  a worker-owned cooperative coffee shop. We are not your average coffee shop. Amenities at the café will include book clubs, including non-Eurocentric literature; poetry readings; peer-to-peer language mentoring; writing programs and exchanges; a loan-to-own and lending program for books; organic coffee obtained through direct relationships; and so much more. This project celebrates the richness of our culture, using it as the foundation of our mission and purpose. By doing business differently, we maximize the creative freedom of our member-owners, address whole person and community wellness, and keep money flowing within our community.

When: Friday, Aug. 30, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: 1913 Euclid Avenue
Price: Free

Click here for more details, and to get your tickets

Magic Hour Fest: Film, Music, and Food Festival

From the event description:

This fest will feature Filipino food, a beer garden, open mic karaoke, short films, photo booths and live musical performances. 

When: Friday, Aug. 30, 4-10 p.m.
Where: Building 177 - Arts District, Liberty Station, 2875 Dewey Road
Price: . $25-$75

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Up to 52% Off Wine Tasting at The Wine Bank

From the The Wine Bank Inc. deal description:

Taste five wines from noteworthy vineyards selected from a temperature-controlled wine cellar

Where: 363 Fifth Ave., Central San Diego
Price: $18 (52% off regular price); one other option available

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Up to 31% Off Tours from Taco Tour

From the Taco Tour deal description:

Participants join an exciting historical sunset or lunch tour around coastal San Diego area and explore its famous culinary locations. What’s included: a guided historical tour through coastal San Diego (stops: Point Loma, Ocean Beach and Mission Beach); admission to Cabrillo National Park (lunch tour only) Schedule: Lunch tour runs 10:30 a.m.–3 p.m.; sunset tour runs 4:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. Departure location: outside the main Seaport Village entrance, 500 Pacific Highway, San Diego CA 92101. Food and drinks are not included. 

Where: 500 Pacific Highway, Marina
Price: $25 (24% off regular price); other options available

Click here for more details, and to nab this deal

Parking in San Diego can be tough, especially during popular events. To find free or cheap parking and to book parking in advance, see this map of San Diego parking from SpotAngels. And to get there by public transportation, check the MTS website for nearby stations and schedules.

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