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11/2/19 – BREAKTHROUGH – The Future

An Avant-Garde Costume-Filled Evening of Spoken Word, Live Music & Dance Performances, Visual Arts, Great Wine, and Delicious Food.

San Diego, CA

SAT. November 2, 2019
$25 Creative Industy Professionals (with a business card at the door)
$40 General Admission

VIP UPGRADE: For $25 more, a “Backstage Pass” includes an incredible wine tasting experience featuring Valle de Guadalupe’s most prestigious wines, presented by Baja Wine + Food.
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IDEA1 (Please use F. Street Entrance)
899 Park Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92101

This quarterly Spoken Word Series is themed around catalytic moments in the history of art, fashion, science, music, pop culture and more. Each event includes delicious food, live music, spoken word, dance, and visual arts – all themed around a specific era. The culminating event of the series ‘BREAKTHROUGH: The Future’ is themed around a hopeful visioning of catalytic moments in THE FUTURE of art, science, fashion, music, and pop culture that would change the world for the better. Co-produced in partnership with CA Poet Laureate Nominee Gill Sotu. Guests encouraged to dress in high fashion of the future (Avant-Garde).

Event experiences include:

Avant-Garde fashion by: CityFX – San Diego City College’s Theatrical Makeup & Special Effects class.

A mini Avant-Garde runway show by Los Angeles-based fashion designer Carolina Hernandez of Veteran Couture

2/16: The Roaring Twenties
4/20: The Seventies
9/21: The Nineties
11/2: The Future

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WHERE TO PARK: On most days there is plenty of street parking in this area. Many meters are free after 6pm in Downtown. Pay careful attention to street signs. We are not liable for any parking violations.

WHERE TO PARK DURING A PADRES GAME: Generally there is plenty of street parking around IDEA1 before 6:30pm on game nights. The Park it on Market parking structure (614 Market St, San Diego, CA 92101) is a 9 minute walk from IDEA1.

UBER or LYFT: Don’t want to UBER/LYFT the entire distance? Park near Balboa Park and UBER/LYFT to IDEA1 (899 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101).

TROLLEY: Take ORANGE or BLUE LINE to “City College Station” Trolley Stop. Walk two blocks South and make a left on F Street to Main entrance (4 minute walk) To view all of the transit stations with parking visit ($2.50 each way).

Vanguard Culture

Vanguard Culture is an online media entity designed for culturally savvy, socially conscious individuals. We provide original interviews and reviews of the people, places, and events that make up San Diego’s thriving arts and culture community, as well as curated snapshots of the week’s best, most inspiring and unique cultural and culinary events. We believe in making a difference in the world, supporting San Diego’s vibrant visual and performing arts community and bringing awareness to important social and community causes.