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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 Crew Classic

Apr 4 - Apr 6, 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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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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35th Annual Spring Home/Garden Show

Mar 6 - Mar 8, 2020

Now in its 35th year, the Spring Home/Garden Show returns to Del Mar Fairgrounds for a three-day extravaganza of inspiring real "Garden Masters" landscapes (created exclusively for the Show), hands-on demonstrations, hundreds of home-improvement products and services exhibitors, educational seminars, plant sales and face-to-face consultations with top experts - all with the convenience of one-stop shopping for everything pertaining to home and garden, inside and outside.

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St. Patrick's Day 10K Run

Mar 14, 2020

Before you head out for pints of Guinness, take a short jaunt around Mission Bay Park at the St. Patrick's Day 10K Run and 2-4 Mile Run/Walk.

Features:

Awesome Medals to all Finishers
Domino's Pizza and Beer at the finish
High quality tech shirt
10K Awards to top 3 in each age division

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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 Crew Classic

Apr 4 - Apr 6, 2020
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La Jolla Concours D'Elegance

Apr 17 - Apr 19, 2020
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35th Annual Spring Home/Garden Show

Mar 6 - Mar 8, 2020
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St. Patrick's Day 10K Run

Mar 14, 2020
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Featured Summer Hotel Offers

Marriott Gaslamp
Marriott Gaslamp

Stay Cool this Summer, steps from dining, nightlife, shopping & PETCO Park. Package includes: valet parking for 1 car ($48 value) & breakfast for 2 in Soleil @K ($40 value).

Kona Kai
La Jolla Shores Hotel

Enjoy endless family fun with the surf just steps from your door. Book your summer getaway today!

Kona Kai
Kona Kai Resort & Spa

San Diego’s Island Oasis. Everything you need for an epic summer vacation awaits you at Kona Kai Resort & Spa. Book your sun-filled getaway now.

1906 Lodge San Diego
1906 Lodge

Book the perfect summer vacation. Only 2 blocks from Coronado Beach, dining & shops, reservations include free breakfast, mimosas, wine & snacks, parking & more. Book today!

Best Western San Diego
Best Western

Experience summer at the Best Western PLUS Island Palms Hotel & Marina! Book rates from $159 on select dates through August 31, 2019.

Hyatt Regency
Hyatt Regency Mission Bay

Stay and save in Mission Bay this summer with the World of Hyatt member rate—up to 10% off or up to 20% off on advance purchase.

Hilton San Diego
Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa

Getaway on Mission Bay this summer and get more. Learn more about the Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa to see why we’re the perfect choice for your San Diego summer vacation.

Kimpton Slolamar
Kimpton Hotels

Book direct to receive 20% off our summer best available rates or join IHG Rewards to receive 25% off at Kimpton Hotel Solamar or Kimpton Hotel Palomar

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Boating & Sailing

$5 off Whale Watching Cruises

Hornblower Cruises & Events
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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Book Early with Parking Deal

Hotel Indigo - San Diego Gaslamp Quarter
Valid: Jul 8, 2019 - ongoing

Boost your Book Early savings with this parking inclusive package when staying 2 or more nights. Offer subject to limited parking spaces.   Additional Details *One Vehicle per...

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Save with Government & Military Special Rates

Four Points by Sheraton San Diego - SeaWorld
Valid: Jun 5, 2019 - ongoing

Qualified government employees and military personnel are eligible for special rates and offers. Federal Government and Military rate include daily $30 food & beverage credit and complimentary...

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