The Restaurant They Said Wouldn't Last Six Months
McP’s Irish Pub burst upon the scene 33 years ago this week – exactly half a lifetime ago for founder and owner Greg McPartlin. When he opened, every restaurant owner in town predicted the Irish pub wouldn't last six months.…Continue
Added by Joseph Ditler on July 28, 2015 at 9:00pm — No Comments
Take a trip to Arendelle right here in Coronado by visiting the Frozen Fest in Cays Park on Friday, July 31st. Fans of the movie Frozen will delight in the free activities offered by the Coronado Recreation Department starting at 5:30pm.
There will be “sled races,” “snowball fights”, an Icicle obstacle course and other games and contests. Children can make a variety of Frozen crafts, jump in the Frozen Jumpees, get their face painted and build a “snowman.”…Continue
Added by Community Manager on July 27, 2015 at 6:30am — No Comments
You’ve packed up the whole family, maybe even the pup, and headed out on your annual family vacay. For most families, this epic pilgrimage happens once a year. Thanksgiving with the in-laws doesn’t necessarily count. Unless they happen to be in Coronado. Any trip by a beach as gorgeous as Coronado counts.
Either way, you want to document your…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 writers. Please…Continue
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Trainwreck, starring Amy Schumer and Bill Hader, played to a packed theater at the Village Theatre Tuesday night. Like me, it seemed a lot of people were looking forward to this comedy written by and starring Ms. Schumer, the most celebrated female comedian of the moment, in a movie directed by Judd Apatow. Apatow also directed Knocked-Up and The Forty-Year-Old Virgin, and this film fits within the same genre.
In this story, Amy (the character…Continue
Added by Ann Marie Bryan on July 22, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
Boaters can now dock and dine in Glorietta Bay. Vessels up to 100 feet can dock at Seaforth Boat Rental free, by appointment, and enjoy a meal at Bluewater Boathouse. Photo by Joe Ditler.
CORONADO – Bluewater Boathouse is now accessible by boat. The restaurant, located in…Continue
Added by Joseph Ditler on July 21, 2015 at 5:30pm — No Comments
Just released by Walt Disney and Marvel Studios, Ant-Man a family-friendly superhero film in the vein of The Avengers and Captain America.
Scott Lang has had a rough past few years. He got caught embezzling money, lost his marriage and his job, and ended up in prison. His greatest frustration is being estranged from his young daughter, Cassie, who he cannot see until he can provide child support. He's a smart thief, though, and a bit of a Robin…Continue
Added by Becca Garber on July 20, 2015 at 9:30pm — No Comments
Coronado Cultural Arts Commission has canceled the Jazz on the Green Concert featuring Peter Sprague and Friends this evening due to unforeseen weather conditions and lightning. This event will be rescheduled. Please visit CoronadoArts.com for updated information. Thank you.
Added by Kelly Purvis on July 18, 2015 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Event cancelled due to rain. Will be re-scheduled.
Jazz on the Green comes to Coronado Cays Park on Saturday, July 18, 2015 from 5 - 7 p.m.
Join jazz great Peter Sprague and Friends for a FREE concert of jazz explorations on rock classics. Sponsored by the City of Coronado, the Coronado Cultural Arts Commission and generously underwritten by a Community Enhancement Grant from the County of San…Continue
Added by Kari Kovach on July 17, 2015 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Behind a cheerful storefront on 30th Street in North Park, culinary magic is taking place.
Hipcooks, which describes itself as an "urban kitchen," offers hands-on cooking classes for the novice and seasoned cook alike in a spacious, cozy-industrial space. "Measuring implements are banned, tasting is encouraged, and your inner chef is invited to play," explains the website. "The best part? Every class ends…Continue
Added by Becca Garber on July 16, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
On July 14th, my husband and I returned to one of our favorite restaurants in Coronado: Bluewater Boathouse. We love fresh seafood, water views, and historical buildings, and Bluewater combines all of these things. That night, however, we were participating in an event that was new to us: the restaurant's Second Tuesday Tastings series.
Offered on the second Tuesday of every month, Bluewater Boathouse’s monthly tasting events allow seafood aficionados to satisfy…Continue
Added by Becca Garber on July 15, 2015 at 10:30pm — No Comments
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…Continue
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Living Coast Discovery Center is taking over Loews Coronado Bay Resort with the new Loews Go Wild! Kids Camp. Kids ages 5-12 can discover San Diego through nature hunts, arts and crafts, beach exploration and games, animal interactions and more as amazing native wildlife comes to life.
“We are thrilled to partner with the Living Coast Discovery Center on the Go Wild! Kids Camp. They have been providing uniquely local, educational experiences in San Diego for over 25…Continue
Added by Community Manager on July 12, 2015 at 6:30pm — No Comments
This week marks the return of San Diego Comic-Con, a celebration of comics and virtually everything else that makes up pop culture. Whether you scored badges for all four days (lucky you!) or you are a movie fan who's never given much thought to checking out Comic-Com -- read on. eCoronado.com has tips, tricks, and (free!) events for everyone.
If you're traveling to the Convention Center from…Continue
Added by Community Manager on July 10, 2015 at 8:00am — No Comments
Can’t make it to Martha’s Vineyard this summer? No worries, Bluewater Boathouse Seafood Grill in Coronado can take you there -- at least for one night!
The restaurant, located at 1701 Strand Way in Coronado, invites local seafood lovers to a July 14 New England Lobster and Clambake tasting event featuring a complete menu paired with domestic white wines hand-selected for the occasion. The tasting menu features steamed Maine lobster, Manila clams, fresh corn on the…Continue
Added by Becca Garber on July 10, 2015 at 7:00am — No Comments
Do you ever look at someone and think "I wonder what's going on inside their head?" Riley Anderson is typical 11 year old kid growing up in the midwest - she loves her family, friends and most importantly, hockey. Her life is idyllic, from the carefree days during her toddlerhood to her happy days on the hockey rink as she grows into adolescence. Riley is an only child, and her parents are perfectly doting and enamored by their spunky girl. Life is pretty perfect - thanks…Continue
Added by Coronado Historical Association on July 6, 2015 at 9:00am — No Comments
Join the Coronado Island Film Festival and the Coronado Recreation Department on a fairytale adventure as they present The Princess Bride, the kick off to the Coronado 125's Movies on the Bay Series on Friday, July 10th.
This classic fairy tale comes alive outdoors on the big screen at the City's Boathouse and Club Room right on Glorietta Bay. Prescreen family activities including crafts, facepainting and games start at 6:30…Continue
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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…Continue
Added by Coronado Scribes on July 3, 2015 at 12:30pm — No Comments