Thanksgiving Wishes From the Sofia Hotel
November 28th, 2016


In this Thanksgiving season, we here at the Sofia Hotel are feeling so very grateful to all of our guests and our staff: the people who make this grand landmark the magical place that it is.

A Thanksgiving Tradition: The San Diego Jazz Festival
November 23rd, 2016|SofiaBlog


How about soundtracking your Thanksgiving-time visit to America’s Finest City with a little jazz?
That’s the beauty of the San Diego Jazz Festival, bringing for its 37th run musicians from all around the country—including plenty of regional representatives—to town around T-Day!
This beloved “crown jewel of jazz festivals” takes place November 23 through 27 at the Town [...]

The San Diego Film Scene: California’s American Indian & Indigenous Film Festival
November 15th, 2016|SofiaBlog


An amazing opportunity to explore the vibrancy and creativity of American Indian and First Nations cultures takes place this week in San Diego: the 4th annual California’s American Indian and Indigenous Film Festival (CAIIFF).
This outstanding event, hosted by the California Indian Culture and Sovereignty Center at California State University San Marcos, proudly features indigenous filmmakers [...]

Tracking Down Fall Color Around San Diego
October 28th, 2016|SofiaBlog


Fall color in Southern California? Actually, yes!

Get in the Halloween Spirit at the San Diego Monster Bash
October 24th, 2016|SofiaBlog


Eager for a healthy bit of fright at Halloweentime—and an all-out riproaring after-hours celebration of the ghoulish season?
Well, then, you ought to stay with us at the Sofia Hotel the weekend before Halloween: You’ll be perfectly positioned for the Gaslamp Quarter’s descent into spectral, DJ-driven revelry on Saturday, October 29th during the Dos Equis San [...]