Places to go in Carlsbad

Carlsbad Events

Gone Blonde

Gone Blonde

The Landings at Carlsbad

Saturday, June 15, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
National Lobster Day

National Lobster Day

Bluewater Grill Carlsbad

Saturday, June 15, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
The Rebel Lovers

The Rebel Lovers

Museum of Making Music

Saturday, June 15, 8 p.m.
Music at the Shoppes

Music at the Shoppes

The Shoppes at Carlsbad

Saturday, June 15, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Carlsbad News & Stories

Carlsbad succumbs to the Orange County look

"There is nothing beautiful about these new buildings"

At least eight businesses in Carlsbad’s downtown Village area have been told they must prepare to move out as their buildings make way for a sleek new restaurant/retail complex. In what seems to cement the ...

It’s soft shell crab season at King’s Fish House

Chesapeake Bay blue crab, shipped live and easy to eat

My last trip to the East Coast, I found Charleston, South Carolina on the cusp of its soft shell crab season. The first night in town, a friend and I visited a highly regarded seafood ...

Birthplace of skateboarding – Encinitas and Carlsbad

Forget about Santa Monica

It started in 1974 at the Bahne surfboard manufacturing shop on Westlake Drive in Encinitas, and quickly spread to a street known as Black Hill in La Costa. Within a few years, skateboarding was a ...

How to spend Oceanside money – pools or police?

High schools want Olympic-sized pool at El Corazon like Carlsbad’s Alga Norte, but...

Oceanside is on a spending binge. Thanks to an extra $11 million coming in this year from the Measure X sales tax increase approved in November, the city council voted to rebuild its downtown fire ...

A tip top Top Choice Fish

Fresh and frozen, local and exotic, smoked and alive; Carlsbad fish market has it all

Carlsbad mainstay Tip Top Meats has been around more than half a century, and remains an incredible deal whether you’re there for the butcher, the market, or the authentic German restaurant. I stop in every ...

Carlsbad Photos

Carlsbad Tower 27 at Sunset

Carlsbad Goodness!

Carlsbad Cliffs!

"SunScreen" @ Carlsbad

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