Stories by Kendra Osburn
Get some Free Energy at The Loft, some slow food and slow art at So Say We All and learn how to play the most popular board game in the world at the Museum of Man this Culture Lust Weekend!
Eat, drink and be extra happy this Culture Lust Weekend as it's San Diego Restaurant Week. In between bites, enjoy a mini music festival at UCSD's Sonic Diasporas or get your feminine fix at Subtext's newest exhibition, "That's What She Said."
Another fascinating artist at Lux, classical music in the club, and "Hamlet" on the big screen, not to mention modern dance, cabaret-style. Culture Lust has these recommendations for your weekend.
Debunk the science behind "CSI" at "Strange Bones," find your exuberance at "Exuberance Found" and "feel pretty, oh so pretty" at "West Side Story" this Culture Lust Weekend.
Relive the days of long division in the digital age, eat your way through an art competition and then boogie over to The Belly Up for some soul with Fitz & the Tantrums!
In between shopping, tree trimming, and baking, why not enjoy a little local art and culture? We've got a list of suggestions that should do the trick.
It's only the second day of December but San Diego is taking it's "off season" very seriously. Between December nights, festive plays and handmade holiday gifts, you'd better grab hold of your winter coat because the season is officially upon us!
Household objects are reincarnated, poodles are mixed with pop culture, and desert houses are moved indoors this Culture Lust Weekend.
Drink beer, build sculptures and go see Mavis Staples this weekend. Culture Lust has a long list of lustable events for you to choose from this first November weekend.
In addition to lusting on culture this week, we're creeping on it. We've got parties for the costumed among us and art events for more formal wear. Check out what Culture Lust thinks you should pay attention to this weekend.
Between the breasts and bright orange gourds of October, fall is a fruitful time for the Arts & Culture scene. If you're not hoppin' on over to House of Blues for Frightened Rabbit or jammin' with the fam this Saturday at NCM, get your weekend cultural quota during Fruit of the Soul.
Whether rainy days make you rejoice or recoil, beachwear is a no-go this Culture Lust weekend. But fear not - we have a lot of art & culture to keep cabin fever at bay and liven up a rather damp San Diego. Oh, and may we suggest taking Wednesday off from work as it's the busiest hump day in Culture Lust history.
Running between the Gaslamp district and the border may sound exhausting, but with the Film Festival and Tijuana's art festival, there is just so much Culture to Lust after, we're arranging carpool parties over here at KPBS.
It's time to get eclectic this Culture Lust Weekend. Between Berlin comedy-rockers Die Roten Punkte, dance parties on San Diego's trolleys and strolling the Adams Avenue Street Fair, you'll have your proverbial plate full.
Calling all eaters! It's San Diego Restaurant Week. Foodies and penny pinchers alike, this week take entree into San Diego's best restaurants for half the price.
From tiny toy pianos to street wide music festivals, this is set to be a euphonic (and euphoric) Culture Lust weekend. Don't miss The Ocean Beach Music & Arts Festival, the San Diego Music Awards or the Thrift Store Cowboys.
Lots of culture lusting to be done at the Art San Diego Contemporary Art Fair and the always innovative Patricia Rincon Dance Collective will offer a weekend festival of dance from both sides of the border.
Sad that summer is coming to a close? Don't be! Between the Del Mar Beer Fest, Summergrass festival, and the New Children's Museum's Party Animals Gala you have plenty of excuses to have a little fun in the outdoors.
Whether you are getting jazzy with the Fatum Brothers and their orchestra, playing like the Victorians with paper or learning what to pack on your trip to Mars, you'll be busy this Culture Lust Weekend.
Between biking through "Tijuego," going to Ché Underground's punk-revival weekend, and meeting this strange little guy to the left, you have a lot to do this Culture Lust weekend.
- July 22, 2010
- By Kendra Osburn
Even if you didn't get a pass for this year's sold-out Comic-Con convention, you can still party like a storm trooper. If pop culture fandom is not your thing, we have plenty of other options for you.
This Culture Lust Weekend we think you should "Get Weird" with Traffique, be witty with Wilde, and get out to all the amazing art shows happening around town.
Art and music luminaries descend on San Diego this Culture Lust weekend: Kings of Leon, James Luna, The Wailers, Grace Slick, and more!
- July 1, 2010
- By Kendra Osburn
This Culture Lust Weekend check out CocoRosie, Friday Night Liberty, and head on over to "Avenue Q" for some R-rated puppet shenanigans.
This Culture Lust weekend, we think you should get jazzy in Carlsbad, a little sun-kissed in OB, and a little indulgent in La Jolla.
This Culture Lust weekend, check out surf on a stage, spend some time in the mind of artist John Antoski, and do the tight rope with Janelle Monáe.
This Culture Lust weekend, we think you should double your dose of the Bard (starring a "Happy Days" alum!), see what venerable local artist Richard Allen Morris has been up to, and chill out with Maren Parusel.