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in San Diego - California's Beach City

Beachside Vibes, Big City Adventures

Nothing beats summer in San Diego. With friendly locals, 70 miles of beautiful coastline, and a host of things to see and do, California's Beach City is the perfect summer destination. Scroll below to find San Diego adventures that will help you rediscover your bright side. 

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Welcome to the Kid Kingdom

Whether you love theme parks, state parks or water parks, building sandcastles or beach bonfires, exploring kid-friendly museums or hiking trails, families always have a blast in San Diego.

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Find The Perfect Family Beach

Discover beaches perfect for families and off-leash dogs, beaches coveted by the world's top surfers and beaches for bonfires, bike rides, tide pooling and more. So grab your beach towels, slather on the sunscreen, and get out to explore some of the finest beaches and bays in the world.

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World-Class Attractions

The only hard part is choosing what to do first! San Diego is home to many of Southern California’s top attractions, with plenty of options for adventure-seeking, fun-loving explorers. Have a close encounter with an exotic animal. Take a wild ride down a 375-foot water slide. Step aboard a real aircraft carrier. Or even take a day trip to Disneyland, just a short drive north to Anaheim.

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Discover San Diego's Craft Beer Scene

San Diego's meteoric rise as a craft beer capital has added an exciting element to the community, with more than 130+ breweries, plus brew pubs and tasting rooms scattered across the county. 

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The Cali-Baja Flavor Revolution

There has been a flavor revolution in San Diego, and it has a name: Cali-Baja. The cuisine came to life with a collaboration of chefs from both sides of the border, combining Mexico's Baja-Med scene with California's emphasis on fresh and local ingredients.

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Ultimate Night Downtown

This Ultimate Night Downtown will guide a reader from happy hour to dinner, then maybe a craft cocktail lounge, a rooftop bar and finally a pulsing nightclub.

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Rooftop Bars

With year-round beautiful weather, a glittering skyline and breathtaking views, there is no better place to enjoy a libation than high atop a roof in San Diego.

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San Diego Kids Expo & Fair

Oct 20 - Oct 21, 2018

The San Diego Kids Expo & Fair presented by Toyota every April and October is part businesses and non-profits on display, part fun fair and part music and dance festival. And definitely all kids!

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CRSSD Festival

Sep 29 - Sep 30, 2018

CRSSD Festival is a two-day electronic music festival at the 12 acre San Diego Waterfront Park featuring three stages and 36+ performers. In addition to the music, the festival will offer craft beer, mixed drinks, food, and more.

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Swift Boats at War in Vietnam

Jul 23 - ongoing

Swift Boats at War in Vietnam is a compilation of thirty-eight firsthand accounts of sailors and officers who fought on the Patrol Craft Fast (PCF). These are their stories of heroism, humor and heartbreak, told in first-hand accounts and photos by the men who were there, 50 years ago.

Based on the book Swift Boats at War in Vietnam, this immersive new exhibit lets you experience their courage under fire. Weekend bay tours on a real Swift Boat are available for an additional charge.

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Family Fun

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Welcome to the Kid Kingdom

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Find The Perfect Family Beach

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World-Class Attractions

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Adult Indulgence

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Discover San Diego's Craft Beer Scene

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The Cali-Baja Flavor Revolution

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Ultimate Night Downtown

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Rooftop Bars

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Summer Happenings

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San Diego Kids Expo & Fair

Oct 20 - Oct 21, 2018
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CRSSD Festival

Sep 29 - Sep 30, 2018
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Swift Boats at War in Vietnam

Jul 23 - ongoing
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Deals just for you

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Save $150 or more at Famous SoCal Theme Parks

Southern California CityPASS
Valid: Jan 29 - ongoing

Save $150 or more with Southern California CityPASS – giving you 1-day admission to SeaWorld San Diego and LEGOLAND California, PLUS a 3-day Park Hopper® ticket to Disneyland® Park and...

Public Transportation

Transit Transfer Program

Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
Valid: Mar 22, 2018 - ongoing

Take the scenic route to San Diego on the Pacific Surfliner .  And with the Transit Transfer Program , you can buy a discounted One-Day San Diego MTS Pass for $5 (up to a $2 savings) and...

Boating & Sailing

Save 10% on Whale Watching!

Cloudia Adventures LLC
Valid: Nov 20, 2017 - ongoing

10% off Whale Watching aboard The Cloudia. Enjoy this unique experiance and save money while doing it!

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