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LET THE AWESOMENESS BEGIN IN THIS GIANT SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA PLAYGROUND

Kids of all shapes and sizes (yes, even big kids like you, Mom and Dad) can find their happy place in San Diego. From sun-soaked shores to vibrant urban adventures, it’s the ultimate beach city. Explore 100 unique neighborhoods where you can learn to surf, discover a new favorite dish, enjoy some live music or sip a local craft beer. The world-class attractions, including the San Diego Zoo and Safari Park, SeaWorld San Diego and LEGOLAND California, provide fun for the entire family. Learn about San Diego as the birthplace of California by visiting Cabrillo National Monument on Point Loma and Old Town State Historic Park, the first Spanish settlement on the U.S. West Coast. Also check out the museums, gardens and architecture of Balboa Park - the largest urban cultural park in the country. San Diego is the perfect escape for Canadians seeking an unforgettable family getaway.

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San Diego History Adventures

San Diego history comes alive at Old Town State Historic Park, the "birthplace of California," Mission San Luis Rey in Oceanside and other historic landmarks in San Diego County.

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Value Attraction Packages

With so many attractions and sights to see in San Diego, it's hard to decide what to do first. Value packages offer a great way to save on individual ticket purchase prices plus they take the hassle out of purchasing and managing multiple tickets.

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Family Friendly & Teen Beach Scenes

San Diego's 70 miles of coastline offer families a variety of beaches that are perfect for swimming, surfing, sandcastle building, and any other family beach activity.

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Fun Parks & Gardens to Explore

San Diego's year-round climate brings brings beauty to the area parks and gardens throughout the year

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Museum Month

Feb 1 - Feb 29, 2020

San Diego area residents and visitors are in for a special treat in February! Pick up your Museum Month discount pass at participating libraries or when you stay at a Hilton to enjoy 50% off the cost of admission at more than 40 San Diego Museum Council member museums. The San Diego Museum Month pass is free; one pass can be used at several museums* throughout the month of February.

Whether you are an art aficionado, history buff, science or nature lover, the San Diego Museum Council has a variety of member organizations that are bound to capture your interest.

Take advantage of this annual program to visit both old favorites and new attractions you have never even heard of!

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San Diego Crew Classic

Apr 4 - Apr 5, 2020

Regarded as the first major regatta of the year, the San Diego Crew Classic brings together thousands of athletes from more than 100 universities, clubs and high school programs across the United States. Spanning ages 14 – 84, the Crew Classic is a competition for future Olympians as well as for those new to the sport. This event is often a highlight of their competitive rowing careers. The Crew Classic is not only an athletic event with competitors at the peak of physical fitness, but a social gathering for enthusiasts to enjoy great local food, a beer garden with San Diego’s famous local craft breweries, and shopping. The event is held at Mission Bay, just a mile from the Pacific beach.

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Port of San Diego's Day at the Docks

Apr 14, 2020

This is the 41st year the San Diego Sportfishing Council has sponsored its special showcase of San Diego sportfishing. We hope you'll take this opportunity to join us and discover a bit more of what the Port of San Diego holds for you.

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La Jolla Concours D'Elegance

Apr 17 - Apr 19, 2020

La Jolla California is proud to welcome the La Jolla Concours d’Elegance presented by LPL Financial and Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty back to the jewel of the West Coast on of Friday April 17th, Saturday April 18th, and Sunday April 19th, 2020 to celebrate its 16th year of automotive excellence.

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Valid: Jun 13, 2019 - ongoing

$5 off Whale & Dolphin Watching with Hornblower Cruises. Hornblower offers large comfortable Whale Watching boats with live narration from San Diego Natural History Museum's trained naturalists...

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Omni San Diego Hotel
Valid: Jan 6 - ongoing

The holiday season is upon us. It's that special time of year to reflect on what's truly important. At the Omni San Diego Hotel, our team of dedicated service professionals are so thankful for loyal...

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Fun in the Sun at the Pacific Terrace Hotel!

Pacific Terrace Hotel
Valid: Dec 30, 2019 - ongoing

Boardwalk, bikes, boogie boards, Baked Bear and the beach! Connect with your inner child during your next visit to San Diego with our Fun in the Sun Package! This package is a top seller...

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