“Must Do” Events in May

Just a few of the fun things planned for May around San Diego.

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If you missed the big Cinco de Mayo event in Old Town last weekend, you can still enjoy the holiday in your neighborhood bar. Looking for something more organized? There's a Gaslamp Pub Crawl. Get more information here.
Annie Potasznik, NBCDFW.com
Why not venture north and check out the "best of" thanks to our friends at San Diego Magazine. They're toasting their list of the best on May 6 at the Park Hyatt Aviara. Get more information here.
Are you following us on Twitter? We want to meet you! Aren't yet. Well, you'll want to after you hear this -- NBCSanDiego is hosting a Tweetup Thursday, May 19 at the Tipsy Crow with drink specials and special guests. Get more information here.
Arts Meets Fashion
Arts Meets Fashion plans to hold an open catwalk on Friday, May 6 at the NTC Promenade. Just arrive in your design and hand your name to the emcee to walk the runway. There will also be a free preview of New Voices from Jean Isaacs San Diego Dance Theater. From 5 to 8 p.m. Get more information here.
Judith Walavich
Botanic gardens are known for holding plant sales, and rose talks, and the occasional herbal tea course. But chocolate makes a rarer appearance among the beds and buds, which is too bad, since, of course, cocoa is very much of the natural world. The San Diego Botanic Garden is holding its Chocolate Festival on Saturday, May 7. Get more information here. Source: Botanic Garden Chocolate Festival | NBC San Diego Judy WalavichnLake Forest, IL
Get your Garbo on and sign up for Hollywood Studs and Starlets night at the San Diego Air & Space Museum. Saturday May 7 starting at 5:30 p.m. Get more information here.
Lynn Chyi
May could be just the right time to try a new dining experience. Check out Chef Daniel Barron's new menu called "The Experience" at Blue Point in the Gaslamp. An 11-course tasting menu available on Thursday and Friday nights. Get more information here.
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