Western Occupational & Environmental Medical Association
Leading Occupational & Environmental Medicine

September Activities in San Diego

F22871498San Diego Sailing Tour
Take a relaxing break and unwind out on the Pacific Ocean!  During this VIP sailing experience, you will tour the beautiful San Diego Bay on a 40 foot sailboat.  This can serve as the perfect opportunity to spend time with friends, family, or colleagues.  The journey starts from Shelter Island, passing the Navy Training center, and all around Point Loma. While aboard this beautiful yacht, you have a chance to relax and unwind while looking out at a number of beautiful views.  Refreshments and snacks are included when purchased here and can be served throughout the tour.  Tours last for three hours.  Daily tours depart at 11:00 AM and 3:00PM. $149 per person


F22871498NBC’s Last Comic Standing Comedy Show
NBC’s Emmy Award-nominated television series, “Last Comic Standing”, is stopping by San Diego in it’s search for the funniest comic in the country. Last Comic Standing is a laugh fest that is a compelling competition among the top 100 comics in America competing for a winning prize package at the end of the season. The last 10 comics movie into challenge rounds, which involves sketch,improvisation, and stand-up comedy to prove themselves in teams and as individuals. This comedy show is a chance to see the Emmy Award-nominated television series live! The show is at 7:30 at the Balboa Theatre on Thursday, September 18th. $45 & up per person


F22871498San Diego Speed Boat Tours
Come speed along to a fully narrated tour for 13 miles on the Big Bay! This tour offers a guided San Diego Harbor Tour with a twist. You will experience once in a lifetime views of the downtown skyline, Coronado Bridge, Aircraft carriers, the famous Star of India and historic ships of the Maritime Museum, and the wildlife. This tour gives you a chance to navigate your own mini speedboat for the entirety of the tour while following trained and knowledgeable guides. This tour includes a F13 mini speed boat, life jacket, bottled water, instructions on boating basics, and a professionally trained guide leading and narrating the tour. The duration of the tour lasts from 1.5 hours to 1.75 hours. Tours being daily at 9 am, 11 am, 1 pm, 3 pm, or 5 pm. $70 & up per person


F22871498San Diego Zoo Safari Park Tours
The San Diego Zoo Safari Park immerses you in an active, hands-on safari experience where herds of animals roam natural habitats in a 1,800-acre reserve. Choose from a variety of exciting safari expeditions by tram, caravan truck, cart, segway, zip line, and more that reveal lions lounging in the grasslands, antelope and giraffes mingling, storks and crowned cranes on the march, rhinos wallowing in waterholes, and sightings of many other amazing animals. Tours are available from 9 am to 5 pm. 50 & up per person



F22871498Karl Strauss Restaurant & Brewery Tours
Located blocks from San Diego’s city center, this historic brewery location is where Master Brewer Karl Strauss brewed the first batches of his namesake Amber and our World Beer Cup and Great American Beer Festival medal-winning Red Trolley Ale. The original onsite microbrewery remains in full operation, consistently producing a series of rotating special release brews to pair with our West Coast pub fare. Karl Strauss Downtown features 10 craft beers on tap, brewery tours, and a knowledgeable staff of craft beer enthusiasts. Karl Strauss is a great place to go on brewery tours or to throw large parties and group events!


F22871498LEGOLAND Resort & Water Park
LEGOLAND is an amusement park that welcomes families and offers hands-on experience with more than 60 rides, shows and attractions. Starting Summer 2014, take your imagination on an amazing journey and enter the new LEGO® Legends of CHIMA™ Water Park. It features an awe-inspiring Lion Temple Wave Pool, crocodile swamp and the interactive Build-a-Boat. Stay the night at the LEGOLAND Hotel at the Resort with 250 LEGO themed rooms, play areas and be just steps away from LEGOLAND Park. The resort is home to LEGOLAND Water Park and SEA LIFE® Aquarium with the new Spring exhibit, Jellyfish Discovery. $66 & up per person


F22871498San Diego Gaslamp Quarter
From Italian, Irish and Mexican delicacies to Asian, Middle Eastern and traditional American meals, there is no shortage of eclectic cuisine to be found in the San Diego Gaslamp Quarter. In the Gaslamp Quarter, cheer on the dueling pianos while drinking a cocktail at the The Shout!  Grab a drink or food at the Altitude Sky Lounge, which is 20 stories above the city and offers an amazing view of the skyline.  In addition to the restaurants and bars that line the Gaslamp Quarter, there are also numerous music venues that host live performances. Live jazz is played every night at Croce’s Restaurant and Bar while Patrick’s Gaslamp Pub invites authentic blues players to perform each night.


oldtownSan Diego’s Old Town
Old Town San Diego is full of the exciting hustle and bustle that you want when you’re hitting the town. Events are happening here all the time, and you’re sure to find an event that’s to your liking. Old Town San Diego has great eateries with several different varieties of food.  Located at the northern end of Old Town, Old Town San Diego State Historic Park is the most visited park in the state system and all of its museums are free to the public.  Old Town’s dining is lively and vibrant. For authentic flavors and techniques in an upscale atmosphere, diners head to El Agave. This second-floor hacienda-style hideaway boasts a mind-blowing tequila collection and a menu specializing in upscale dishes that celebrate indigenous Mexican ingredients.  If you are interested in history during your visit,  Old Town has buildings and attractions that are more than a century old.  With plenty of community events happening here all the time, you and your family will get to enjoy activities as well as sightseeing.

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