May is steadily approaching and with that comes some fun and adventurous events in the city. To easily enjoy these downtown events, be sure to stay at the Pacific Inn, one of the most affordable and conveniently located hotels in Little Italy.
Downtown/Little Italy San Diego City Tour
Participate in this five-hour leisurely walking tour where you can learn more about the history of the city while sampling some of the best food from top restaurants in the downtown area. You’ll get the chance to try deep-dish pizza at Berkeley Pizza downtown, farmed organic salads from Napizza in Little Italy, and authentic curry with various Indian dishes from Royal India in the city. Tickets are $47 per person.
Old Town Fiesta Cinco de Mayo
May 7th – 8th
Visit historic Old Town on Cinco de Mayo to attend their annual festival where guests can listen to live music from The Marine Band San Diego and Desert Goma Calphonic on the Café Coyote Stage. Try new flavors at the cantina beer garden or take your kids to visit a petting zoo complete with pony rides. Retail and food booths will also be in attendance with an impressive Low Rider Lane that celebrates the Mexican holiday. Admission is free.
Navy’s Bay Bridge Run/Walk
This four-mile marathon will begin at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront to commemorate 30 years of celebrating the military and their families. The event will benefit the Navy’s Morale Welfare and Recreation (MWR) programs that serve over 500 individuals. Participants will be able to enjoy panoramic views of the water and will receive a finisher’s medal and event shirt at the finish line. Tickets are $21 to $215 per person.
Amgen Tour of California
The Amgen Tour of California will kick off its first day at Mission Bay with a cycling race before participants make their way through Balboa Park. The tour will include breathtaking views of the Gaslamp Quarter and the Coronado Bridge. Admission is free for spectators.
There is a lot going on in downtown San Diego this May. Be sure to make the most of it when you book your stay at the Pacific Inn downtown. In addition to being conveniently located in the city, we offer quick and easy booking and complimentary amenities to make your stay with us more comfortable. Go online now or call 1-800-571-2933 today to make your reservation.