Celebrate the holiday spirit at the Annual North Park Toyland Parade with vintage cars, marching bands, dance groups, beauty queens, city officials and Santa Claus.
Unwrap some magic this holiday season and partake in the festive fun, at the 55th Annual North Park Toyland Parade & Holiday Fair. The historic neighborhood of North Park will warmly welcome friends and family to bundle up and delight in San Diego's most joyful parade. Gliding down University Avenue between Utah and Iowa Streets, this cheerful pageant will feel like a Winter Wonderland, as melodious marching bands, upbeat dance groups, cool vintage cars, beauty queens and city officials (and more!) warm your spirits. Santa Claus will be riding atop his merry red sleigh and bells will be ringing as loved ones snuggle up in the bright, frosty air. 'Tis the season to celebrate the continued rejuvenation and growth of North Park! Hang your stockings and then mark your calendar for this year's 55th Annual North Park Toyland Parade. As this winter's most beloved holiday event, adults and babes alike will never want to leave Toyland.
Parking and Directions
North Park Toyland Parade & Holiday Fair is conveniently located in the heart of North Park's historic, eclectic, charming commercial district. Centered around the intersection of 30th Street and University Avenue, the event can be accessed from both the 805 Freeway (University Ave/North Park Way Exit), the 163 Freeway (Exit University Ave, and head east about 3 miles), or by surface streets. Just north of Balboa Park, our location makes for an ideal weekend adventure, full of art, culture, shopping, and culinary treats.
Another way to arrive at the North Park Toyland Parade & Holiday Fair is by bus. The 2 bus line runs along 30th Street thru the heart of the event, and the 6, 7, and 10 buses also stop nearby. Visit http://www.sdcommute.com for schedule details.
Park in the North Park Structure: Park all day for $1
3829 29th St San Diego, CA 92104-3670
The North Park Toyland Parade & Holiday Fair is located throughout the neighborhood shopping district of North Park, and convenient parking is available!
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