It’s that time of year again! Turkeys, tinsel and the Third Annual ParkLife Coronado Holiday Decorating Contest!
Each year after Coronado residents enjoy scrumptious Thanksgiving leftovers, they go to their yards, bringing the magic of a “white” Christmas to the beach. Spectacular light shows, life size nativities, iconic movie décor and more bring the streets to life, signifying the monumental change into the Holiday Season.
We invite one…Continue
Added by ParkLife Real Estate on November 24, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments
LOCAL CORONADO ISLANDERS RUGBY NEW TO THE COMMUNITY
CORONADO - With leadership from Santos Trujillo, Coronado is now forming a Rugby Team and we are looking for young men between the ages of 15-18 to come out and learn the game. With clubs starting up all over California now is the time to give it a try and no experience is necessary. We invite you to join us at Tidelands on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from…Continue
Added by Renee Nutter on November 22, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Coronado is always a great place to visit or call home, but during the holiday season Coronado is particularly magical. eCoronado.com will continue to add to this list of holiday events as more are announced, so be sure to bookmark this handy page so you don't miss a thing!
Stake Chophouse & Bar, the newest offering from Coronado-based Blue Bridge Hospitality, opened its doors in early November after months of local curiosity and anticipation. Residents and visitors are familiar with many of BBH's other Coronado eateries, including Leroy's Kitchen + Lounge, Village Pizzeria, Lil' Piggy's Bar-B-Q, MooTime Creamery, and Coronado Coffee Company, as well as Point Loma's…Continue
Finalizing the guest list for the wedding was no small task. Nor was collecting all of the finalized RSVPs that despite being pre-stamped never seemed to make it back to you.
But now tickets are confirmed and travel plans are coming together. While there are still many details to be planned, making arrangements for your guests highlights how appreciative you are for their dedication to join you on your big day. Those traveling to the area, many for the first time,…Continue
Added by Coronado Inn on November 19, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments
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St. Vincent is an uplifting movie that gives a firm tug at your heart and a few good reasons to smile. Director Theodore Melfi tells a virtuous story of a tender friendship between an innocent, young boy, Oliver (played by Jaeden Leiberher) and a grouchy, old neighbor, Vincent (Bill Murray) both in need of companionship and life lessons. Their odd friendship comes together when single working mom, Maggie (Megan McCarthy)…Continue
Added by eCoronado on November 17, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Loews Coronado is inviting the Coronado community to join them to "Light Up the Night" on December 1st at 6pm. There will be a tree-lighting ceremony, complimentary treats, photos with Santa and activities for the whole family to enjoy. The event will be located in the Bay Terrace. Address is 4000 Coronado Bay Road.
Please bring an unwrapped toy to help spread joy to local families of deployed service men and women. Contact Loews for more information:…
Added by eCoronado on November 17, 2014 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Coronado High School Boys Varsity Basketball Team has issued a challenge to play the Coronado Optimist Club and Friends in a basketball game Friday night, November 21 around 7:15pm in the CHS gym. Prior to the game there will be a skills competition between the Optimist and Friends vs. the varsity team. That event will start at 6:30 pm.
Basketball enthusiasts are invited to come to this free event and cheer on the competitors. What a great way to kick off the 2014…Continue
Added by eCoronado on November 16, 2014 at 7:30pm — No Comments
Coronado, CA (November 12, 2014) — Emerging rather quickly as one of the city’s most promising restaurateurs, David Spatafore, Principal of Blue Bridge Hospitality, has officially opened doors to his newest and swankiest dining endeavor yet with the launch Stake Chophouse & Bar. Prominently situated in the heart of Spatafore’s picturesque hometown of Coronado, the indoor-outdoor rooftop destination exists as the island’s first tried-and-true steakhouse, yet notably…Continue
We, the Coronado Scribes, consist of both professional and amateur writers. We have in common a desire to learn, by sharing our efforts and listening to other writers. We hold pressure-less sessions every Wednesday, at the Coronado Library conference room, starting at 1:30. Often we have guests who wish to just listen. They are welcome, and so are you.
Each week on eCoronado, we feature a different piece of prose or poetry produced by one of our…Continue
The Coronado Schools Foundation benefit auction event at the Hotel del Coronado happens this weekend. However, the bidding has already begun.
A night filled with a stylish Silent Auction in Vista Walk followed by gourmet fare, casino fun, and Live Auction in Grande Hall. You’ll hit the jackpot by winning one-of-a-kind experiences, fabulous trips,…
Added by eCoronado on November 13, 2014 at 2:27pm — No Comments
Big Hero 6, Disney's latest animated superhero comedy, which takes place in the futuristic city of San Fransokyo, tells the story of 14 year old robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada, a very young high school graduate who'd rather spend his time participating in back alley robot fights until his brother, Tadashi, introduces him to the robotics lab at the university he attends. Upon visiting the lab and meeting Tadashi's friends, GoGo Tomogo, Wasabi, Honey Lemon and Fred, along with…Continue
Added by Mary Douglas on November 13, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments
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Interstellar marks the latest film release in the science fiction genre, journeying through time and space against a backdrop of pending apocalypse on Earth. Interwoven into the film are universal themes of love, survival, courage and betrayal, as could be expected from the films Oscar-laden cast, including Mathew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain and Matt Damon. Government conspiracy and…Continue
Added by Katy Hendrickson on November 13, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments
'San Diego Legends' with Author Jack Innis
San Diego Legends is a collection of unusual and provocative historical events, personalities and legends gleaned from San Diego and Coronado history, reaching from Father Serra to the present.
Jack Innis will be…
Added by Coronado Historical Association on November 12, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments
With wedding costs continually climbing, many brides need to find ways to take the extravagant ideas for the honeymoon and make them affordable. The good news is there are plenty of ways for the Budget Bride to plan a memorable honeymoon in Coronado.
With the most Romantic Beach in California, take in the views with a day sailing across the bay! Ditch the expensive yacht and go by ferry. A fraction of the cost of a formal bay ride,…Continue
Added by Coronado Inn on November 12, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments
Dr. Lawrence Jansen loses his wife and his world. The most powerful force in the universe kills off nearly all plant and animal life on Earth, and human survivors are few and far between.
In the aftermath of the cataclysm, Larry Jansen also fears he has lost his mind.
A young man claiming to be Satan offers to help him regrow the Garden of Eden, between the Tigris and Euphrates, so that any survivors might have food. The supposed devil…
Added by G.B. Brulte on November 12, 2014 at 6:30am — No Comments
Just a few spots are left for this great children's event on Tuesday, Veterans Day, November 11! In conjunction with our History of Navy SEALs exhibit in the Museum, we're presenting a fun, interactive event for Coronado youngsters, ages 8-12 (boys and girls). Click on the ticket link below to register today!
WHAT: Does your child have what it takes to be a mini-SEAL? Have him…Continue
Added by Coronado Historical Association on November 9, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments
San Diego Beach Rides, Wagon Rides and Horse Rentals- Seashore Ride. Photo Credit: San Diego Beach Rides, Wagon Rides and Horse Rentals.
Many people have experienced the pleasure of riding a horse at some point in their life, but few have experienced the sheer delight of riding a horse along a white sandy beach, and even more thrilling, taking a horse for a swim in the ocean. A picturesque 20…Continue
Added by Siobhan Bailie on November 6, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments
Coronado, CA--Please join us on Wednesday, December 3rd, for The Del’s Holiday Festival, officially marking the start of the holiday season. The Del will be transformed into a winter wonderland, complete with the resort’s magnificent outdoor ice rink – celebrating its 10th year of skating fun – photos with St. Nick and his elves at Santa’s Village, holiday booths with games and prizes, and NEW s’mores on the beach and a skating performance. Mayor…
Added by eCoronado on November 6, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments