Places to go in Imperial Beach

Imperial Beach Events

Imperial Beach Farmers' Market

Imperial Beach Farmers' Market

Imperial Beach Pier Plaza

Friday, January 18, 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Little Evil, Effe Emme, the Anomaly

Little Evil, Effe Emme, the Anomaly

The Salty Frog

Saturday, January 19, 9 p.m.


The Salty Frog

Monday, January 21, 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
Daniel Cervantes

Daniel Cervantes

The Salty Frog

Tuesday, January 22, 8 p.m.

Imperial Beach News & Stories

Imperial Beach couple stops porch thieves

You could send a religious note

On December 10, Marisol Castillo’s Christmas gift package was swiped from the porch of her Imperial Beach home; this was her last straw. “We’ve had this situation happen way too many times,” she said on ...

The green turtles hang on

From the Gulf of Ulloa to south San Diego Bay

The Gulf of Ulloa is south/southeast of San Diego along the Pacific coast of the Baja peninsula. It is vibrant with sea life. Whales cruise and forage the gulf during annual migratory patterns; tuna, wahoo, ...

IB tries to calm fears of eminent domain

But surrendering beachfront property is included in possible strategies

Hundreds of Imperial Beach residents showed up to a land-use workshop Wednesday night to tell their city council they are opposed to the city using eminent domain to take ocean-affected property and give them to ...

Mayor Dedina welcomes Marines to I.B.

Border Angels see Trump hate

The mayor of Imperial Beach has officially welcomed approximately 800 Marines arriving at a local military base as part of President Trump's response to the migrant caravan in Mexico. "I have met with the leadership ...

Not the usual carne asada

Kennedy's Meat Co. updated with hybrid tortillas and choice beef

I don’t suppose many readers have occasion to go out in Escondido’s eastern sprawl for carne asada. I doubt most of us need to travel a mile to find a choice of spots serving it. ...

Imperial Beach Photos


Civil twilight underneath IB Pier

Clouds ruled the day in Imperial ...

Imperial Beach pier

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