Taste of Gaslamp 2018

June 8, 2018
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When exploring the San Diego area, the first thing you’ll want to do is stay at the best hotels in downtown San Diego, that way you can be close to all the fun activities and events in the city. Located right by downtown is the Gaslamp District. If you’re wondering what to do in the Gaslamp District in SD and you like to eat, consider attending the 24th Annual Taste of Gaslamp. This year, the event will take place on Saturday, June 16th.


Presented by Karl Strauss, the Annual Taste of Gaslamp event is an original San Diego culinary tour that focuses on showcasing what the Gaslamp has to offer. There will be 24 different restaurants participating so you’ll be sure to get a good sense of what the Gaslamp Quarter has to offer. From 1pm to 4pm you’ll go on a self guided walking tour and enjoy bite size creations of what the restaurant has to offer. Included in your ticket will be an official Taste of Gaslamp Program, which will be your guide to all the restaurants that will be participating as well as the various culinary events that you can enjoy during the event. There will also be a Karl Strauss beer garden, which will feature a variety of brews from Karl Strauss. When you buy tickets in advance, general admission is $35. Tickets purchased day of the event are $45.


VIP tickets will also be available for purchase. With your VIP ticket, you’ll have access to 6 more dining experiences. These fine dining restaurants will also offer larger bite portions and a special cocktail at each location. Finally, after you’re full from all the good eats, enjoy a special VIP reception at one of SD’s rooftop bars in the Gaslamp Quarter. All VIP guests also receive a Gaslamp Goodie Bag. VIP tickets start at $65. When purchased the day of, tickets are $75.