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Summer Community Walks

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Ocean Beach Walk -

Meet: Foot of Ocean Beach Pier (end of Niagara St)

Date: Saturday, July 21, 2012; 9:00am

Come learn the fascinating and varied history of this beach community, including the Wonderland Amusement Park, the old fishing bridge across the Mission Bay Channel, and Albert Spaulding’s Japanese Gardens at Sunset Cliffs.  A three-mile walk with some hills. (this is a repeat of a walk done in 2010)

Downtown Gaslamp Walk -

Meet:  5th and B St in front of the Wells Fargo Building fountain
Date:Saturday, August 25, 2012; 9:00am
Come explore the rich history, architecture, and people of the Gaslamp historic district and surrounding area. A three-mile walk on flat terrain.

Walks are open to everyone; reservations not required. Contact Dave Schumacherdsc@sandag.org, with questions; Free for WalkSanDiego members, suggested $5.00 Non-Member donation


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OB Street Fair this Saturday!!!

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Join us this Saturday (June 23, 2012) for the 33rd annual Ocean Beach Street Fair & Chili Cook-Off Festival. Live music on 6 stages and entertainment, unique vendors, talented artists, thrilling rides, refreshing beer garden, and so much more! People ride the free trolley by the hundreds and park their bikes at the new bike valet. It’s a free festival, with fun for your entire family! There is something for the whole family . . . Equinox Laser Tag at Saratoga Park from 10am to 8pm and the Giant Water Slide will be set up at Saratoga Park from 10am to 8pm on Saturday. Everything about the OB Street Fair will be special this year because OB is celebrating it’s 125th Anniversary. Come celebrate with us – rooms are still available!


A Toast to the Toast… And Hospitality!!

The toast was amazing much like the hospitality! Thanks for a great stay!

- Shannon, Carrie, Mary & Barbara


There’s Far Too Long Till Next Time…

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We are already looking forward to our return visit! Thank you so much.

– Louise & Neil


The Sun is Back!

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Back to the sunshine! Had one day of rain and overcast yesterday, but today is sunny and beautiful. Supposed to be another warm and beautiful weekend here! Today is incredible already.
Also, the waves are supposed to be huge – estimating up to 10 feet in some areas in the next few days!
Tonight is the Ocean Beach Farmer’s Market – it is every Wednesday starting at 4pm. Music, food, booths and lots of great people watching.
Come and join us!


Sunny and 75 in San Diego

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Come B & B our guest in sunny San Diego. On the beach today it’s 75 degrees. For you surfers the waves have been 10 feet tall this week.

Alden Taylor a repeat guest from Wisconsin, was sad to leave today as the weather was too beautiful to be flying away from. She has just published her first book, “Harry Taylor Who Dat Dog.” It’s all about the dog’s adventure in New Orleans. Harry solves the mystery of the Chef’s missing hat by using his nose with 4 feet.  If you’d like to read more about Harry, go to www.mascotbooks.com.

We are hoping that Alden will write her next book about Harry’s  adventure in San Diego with the Chargers.

We are excited for Alden and look forward to her next visit.


Happy 125th Birthday OB!

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Yes, Ocean Beach is 125 years young (1887-2012)! Come help us celebrate at the Elsbree House Bed & Breakfast. We have a special rate for OB’s birthday, call for details… (619) 226-4133.


Wonderful Farmers Market this afternoon…

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Guests of the Elsbree House are in for a treat this afternoon when they go down to the Farmers Market on Newport Ave.


Service, Breakfast & Conversations… A+

Elsbree House is just lovely! Such personal service! It was nice to chat with Katie and Sue and other guests over breakfast. Thank you for all your helpful hints. Bon voyage!! –Miriam & Bob