Places to go in Potrero

Potrero Events

Rancho Bernardo Farmers' Market

Bernardo Winery

Friday, September 20, 9 a.m. to noon

Kearny Mesa Farmers' Market

North Island Credit Union

Friday, September 20, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Imperial Beach Farmers' Market

Imperial Beach Farmers' Market

Imperial Beach Pier Plaza

Friday, September 20, 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Bite San Diego: Downtown/Little Italy

Bite San Diego: Downtown/Little Italy

Rooftop Bar

Friday, September 20, noon to 3 p.m.

Potrero News & Stories

Maybe Potrero citizens sensed something

Spine-chilling details of Blackwater violence, hubris

In early 2007, citizens of tiny Potrero — 45 minutes from downtown San Diego and 8 minutes from Tecate — rebelled. A mercenary firm, Blackwater USA, wanted to build an 824-acre training facility three miles ...

Potrero Regional Park

Potrero Regional Park hides in a spacious, live-oak-covered corner of Potrero Valley, near the forgotten south-county hamlet of Potrero — east of the Tecate turnoff and west of Campo. The word potrero is Spanish for ...

The End of Mobile Counseling

Today, March 20, marks the final day of mobile counseling services for residents of the rural East County communities affected by the Harris Fire. The October 2007 wildfire burned 90,440 acres across Dulzura, Potrero, Tecate, ...

Potrero land purchaser tries his best to obey fire regs

Harris Fire gets him in the end

Paul Sommers promised his mother, when she was dying in 2002, that he would wisely invest the money she was about to leave him. After she died, he began looking for land in East San ...

Potrero Photos

Fighters fight for honor. In May ...

Rare colored Kingsnake resting on an ...