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Inland Valleys, Mountains & Deserts

Explore Inland Valley, Mountains and Deserts

Beyond the laid-back coastal towns and lively urban centers, San Diego has historic hamlets, close-knit suburban communities, quiet wilderness pockets, desert oases and sprawling natural spaces just waiting to be explored.

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Wine Tasting in San Diego

Tour boutique wineries and taste San Diego's award-winning local wines.

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Save with discount passes to local attractions

CityPass and the Go San Diego Card offer big savings on multi-day passes to San Diego's top attractions.  

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The Seven Best Inland Hikes

Panoramic views, oak woodlands, and pastoral valleys are the hallmark of San Diego inland hikes.  

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15 Ways to Explore the Outdoors Along the I-15

From zip lines to wild animals, breweries to fighter jets, discover San Diego's inland regions.  

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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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Butterfly Jungle

Mar 21 - May 10, 2020

Spring brings a magical experience to the Park, as more than 10,000 dazzling butterflies flit, float, and flutter around you in our Hidden Jungle habitat. There are stunning photos to snap (guests wearing bright colors may find a butterfly perching on them) and fun for everyone. This popular event is one you won’t want to miss!

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Pure Project Sour Sunday

Mar 1, 2020

Sour Sunday is back! Come by our Miramar tasting room on Sunday, March 1st and try our wide selection of barrel aged sours that we will have on tap.

Stay tuned for the tap list to come :)

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Ancient Geoglyphs of the Desert Southwest

Mar 27, 2020

The deserts of the American southwest contain one of the largest concentrations of geoglyphs outside of Peru’s Nazca Lines. These ancient Native American works of earthen art can be up to hundreds of feet long, and yet are often invisible until viewed from above. Before drones, GPS, or Google Maps, photographer Harry Casey began a unique archaeology project. Armed with nothing more than topographic maps, 35mm film cameras, and his beloved Piper J3 Cub aircraft, Casey spent thirty-five years documenting the region’s geoglyphs before natural erosion and human intervention could destroy these fragile sites. A newly published book, Geoglyphs of the Desert Southwest: Earthen Art as Viewed from Above, authored by Harry Casey and Anne Morgan, collects Casey’s photographs into the first visual record of these beautiful and mysterious features.

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Museum Month

Feb 1 - Feb 29, 2020
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Mar 21 - May 10, 2020
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Big Baja Mondays

Rockin' Baja Coastal Cantina - Gaslamp
Valid: May 29, 2019 - ongoing

We offer $1O off our Big Baja Bucket for Two on Mondays. Enjoy Seasoned Canadian Lobster Tail, Baja Style Shrimp, Carne Asada, Grilled Chicken, Grilled Corn On The Cob, “All You Can Eat”...

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10% off All our February Craft Brewery Tours

Five Star Tours & Charter Bus Company
Valid: Feb 7 - Feb 29, 2020

Save 10% off any of our Craft Beer Experiences at Five Star Tours.  Learn how beer is made and how to taste it. Get special behind the scene access to breweries and brewers and find out the...

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Bloomingdale's Visitor Offer

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Valid: Apr 8, 2019 - ongoing

We've got special offers exclusively for you! Receive a 10% off savings certificate* at our Fashion Valley store.

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