Welcome Back to History San Diego! Enjoy another History San Diego show as we learn about How San Diego Got It’s Name and about The November, 1602 Exploration of San Diego Bay by Sebastián Vizcaíno including the expedition’s encounter with the Native Americans who resided here then.
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San Diego’s Broadway- A Film & Historical Retrospective of San Diego’s Busiest Thoroughfare – 1910-2021 – Presented by George Farrar The film encompasses the following: -Broadway street life on February 21, 2021 including cars, trucks, buses, a trolley, and pedestrians from Eighth Avenue to the Pier. – A musical look at the architecture of The […]
Now is The Time to Visit San Diego! The city is coming alive – ahead of an amazing Spring that is quickly approaching. Enjoy beautiful vistas from The Broadway Pier and watch “The Cabrillo” return from Coronado Island to dock at The Embarcadero in Downtown San Diego on February 21, 2020. Meet George Farrar and […]
On February 6, 2021 George filmed airplanes flying over First Avenue-on their way to land at San Diego International Airport (Lindbergh Field). Includes United Airlines and Southwest Airlines jets.
Today on Explorin’ with George , join George on a 90 minute walk down First Avenue from Laurel St to Market St into Downtown San Diego across the I-5 Freeway, Broadway, and all the way to Market St. For the “first” time ever, George films -real time- continuously and nonstop for 90 minutes to bring […]
On January 1, 2021, George Farrar filmed portions of the East and West exteriors of The San Diego Convention Center. Views include an MTS trolley approaching the Gaslamp Quarter station (one of 2 MTS stations that serve the center), an east staircase, a window view of a convention hall, the Coronado bridge, the marina district, […]
Downtown San Diego-Old California Theatre,Balboa Theatre,Gaslamp Quarter,Convention Center, Bayfront
On January 1, 2021 George Farrar presented views of the Old California Theatre, the Balboa Theatre, 5th Avenue in the Gaslamp Quarter, the Convention Center, the Bayfront including the Coronado Bridge, the USS Midway and The USS San Diego Memorial. “Explorin’ With George” is a continuing series on this channel. Please check out History San […]