Social Events

On Tuesday, June 4th, 2013, conference attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a number of fun and exciting social events.  Each event offers a unique opportunity to experience some of the culture and cuisine of southern California while getting to mingle with a group of fellow attendees.  Times are indicated in PDT (Pacific Daylight Time).  Please note that participation in these events is optional and "at your own risk".

Ordering Tickets:

Tickets for social events can be purchased via Eventbrite at the bottom of this page (separate login required).  Dine Around "tickets" facilitate capacity planning for each dining venue (there is no charge for these tickets). Social event ticket refund deadlines vary per event and are the same as the registration deadlines.





Gaslamp Quarter Walking Tour

Enjoy a fascinating walking tour of "Rabbitville", now known as San Diego's unique and eclectic Historic Gaslamp Quarter.

ENO Wine Bar at Hotel del Coronado

Savor three of the culinary world's favorite indulgences — wine, cheese and chocolate — in a setting reminiscent of your favorite neighborhood wine bar.

Photo courtesy of ENO Wine Bar

Gondola Cruise

Indulge in all the magic and tradition of Venice right in San Diego as you gently cruise in a private gondola through the enchanting canals of the Coronado Cays. 

Petco Park Tour

You haven't seen Petco Park until you've gone behind-the-scenes at the home of the San Diego Padres baseball team!

Dine Around 

Dine with a group of other attendees at one of several casual restaurants in San Diego's vibrant downtown district.





Share a drink and a song with your fellow attendees at The Lamplighter bar.

Show Your Colors!

Bring a shirt to wear during the day Wednesday that bears your institution’s symbol and/or colors.