Discover the Culinary Delights of Southeastern San Diego at Taste of the Diamond


The Diamond Business Association – SDBD presents a culinary community event that will delight your tastebuds. The Taste of the Diamond will introduce individuals to delicious dishes found in the Diamond Neighborhoods.

From mouthwatering soul food to locally-sourced desserts, enjoy small bites from various restaurants and food projects from the area.

There will also be fun live entertainment, activities, and more! Tickets are $20 on advance and $25 at the door. Purchase advance tickets here. Bring your appetite!

Thursday, October 15
6 – 9 pm

San Diego Marketplace
(located in the Big Lots parking lot)
1655 Euclid Ave.
San Diego, CA 92105

Celebrate Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) – November 1


Izcalli and Jacobs Presents invite you to an authentic cultural festival for Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead. This FREE event honors the Mexican and indigenous tradition of celebrating the spiritual journey of deceased loved ones with altars, food, music, and entertainment.

Sunday, November 1
Noon – 9 pm

Market Creek Amphitheater
310 Euclid Ave.
San Diego, CA 92114

Construction Careers Recruitment Event – July 16


Construction Careers Recruitment Event

The Jacobs Center is beginning work on Trolley Residential, a new 52-unit affordable multi-family apartment complex at Market Street and Market Creek Pl. Driveway, adjacent to the MTS Euclid Transit Station.

Skilled and unskilled construction workers are invited to meet with our development partner Chelsea Investment Corporation and the project’s general contractor, Emmerson ConstructionResidents of the Diamond Neighborhoods are highly encouraged to apply.

Thursday, July 16th
3 -5 pm
Joe & Vi Jacobs Center, Community Room (First Floor)
404 Euclid Avenue
San Diego, CA 92114

Additional recruitments will occur onsite including construction staffing companies, subcontractors, “Earn and Learn” Apprenticeships, and training providers.

For more information or questions email