Gaslamp Event Management Inc.

About Gaslamp Event Management Inc.

Located on 5th Avenue in the Gaslamp entertainment district, GEM – Gaslamp Event Management, Inc. is San Diego’s award winning and full service event planning, hospitality consulting leader and promotion powerhouse.

With a wealth of knowledge of the San Diego market and vast networks with the city, media and corporate event planners and nightlife influencers, GEM is the #1 go-to for event production, new venue launches and market penetrations.
Founded in 2005, GEM produces and/or markets a portfolio of prestigious events including:

Gaslamp Mardi Gras
San Diego Fat Tuesday
Irish 4 A Day
The Annual Red Ball at The Fairmont Grand Del Mar Resort
The Annual Del Mar Racing Season Kickoff Party at The Fairmont Grand Del Mar Resort
The Annual All White Party at The Fairmont Grand Del Mar Resort
San Diego Zombie Crawl – named the Top 3 Halloween Celebrations in San Diego
Movember San Diego

And many more…

Together, GEM’s four divisions (1) EVENT PLANNING, (2) HOSPITALITY CONSULTING, (3) MARKETING & PROMOTIONS and (4) TALENTS operate in synergistic equilibrium to deliver powerful results to the interrelated worlds of modern lifestyle, hospitality and special events for our clients.

What GEM Interns Can Expect

As a part of GEM, we invite our apprentice to be creative, bold with your conceptualization, take ownership of the projects you are assigned to, and have a ton of fun doing it. We are committed to giving you a valuable and enjoyable internship experience – one that will broaden your business and social networks, and elevate you professionally.



January 2024 - March 2024 San Diego, CA
“I truly enjoyed this internship, as I am interested in the event planning industry. I liked that there was always opportunities for new tasks and group work, and we were able to see how great our hard work panned out at the exciting events created. I enjoyed the constant chances for something new, as GEM allows you to have creative liberty while listening and taking into account all the things that my peers and I had to say. ”

Event Planning, Social Media & Marketing Intern

January 2024 - March 2024 San Diego, CA
“I enjoyed the diverse responsibilities at Gaslamp Event Management, from marketing and social media to event planning and hospitality consulting. It boosted my confidence in event coordination and strengthened my teamwork and communication skills. Networking with industry professionals and exploring social media trends also added valuable insights to my experience, reinforcing my passion for a career in marketing.”
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