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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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San Diego Restaurant Week

Sep 22 - Sep 29, 2019

The 15th Annual San Diego Restaurant Week returns Sunday, September 22 through Sunday, September 29 for a delicious dining experience! With over 180 participating restaurants offering prix-fixe menu options throughout San Diego County, you’re sure to find the perfect place to satisfy any craving.

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Fleet Week San Diego 2019

Nov 4 - Nov 12, 2019

Fleet Week San Diego honors and celebrates the men and women of the military through events that entertain and alliances that thank and support these heroes.

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La Mesa Oktoberfest

Oct 4 - Oct 6, 2019

Since 1973, La Mesa Oktoberfest has been attracting over 100,000 people from across San Diego and Southern California for three FREE days of elevated family-friendly entertainment, tons of top-notch German food, live music, and of course, beer! The Munich-inspired festivities will be kicking off on Friday, October 4th, Saturday October 5th, and Sunday, October 6th, as the quaint streets of La Mesa Village will set the scene for the largest German celebration San Diego has to offer!

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Borrego Days Desert Festival

Oct 18 - Oct 20, 2019

The 54th Annual Borrego Days Desert Festival takes place this year on October 18, 19, and 20, 2019.   SAVE THE DATES!

Expanding on our mega wildflower bloom last spring, our theme this year is Bloom In Borrego.  This free event is completely homegrown, planned and executed by an all-volunteer group here in Borrego Springs.

We love celebrating our town and the end of summer!  It is our annual salute to Borrego including the beautiful State Park that surrounds us, with an open invitation to come and share the Borrego Experience.

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San Diego Restaurant Week

Sep 22 - Sep 29, 2019
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Fleet Week San Diego 2019

Nov 4 - Nov 12, 2019
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La Mesa Oktoberfest

Oct 4 - Oct 6, 2019
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Borrego Days Desert Festival

Oct 18 - Oct 20, 2019
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Kids Go Free at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

San Diego Zoo Safari Park
Valid: Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2019

The San Diego Zoo Safari Park immerses you in an active, hands-on safari experience where herds of animals roam natural habitats in a vast reserve. Choose from a variety of exciting safari expeditions...

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Throwback Thursday

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

Every Thursday we flashback to the Good Ole Days. We offer a deal on our "Original" Baja Bucket for Two. The feast that started it all features Lobster tails, skirt steak, grilled shrimp, grilled...

Tours & Sightseeing

10% off our San Diego Grand City Tours

Five Star Tours & Charter Bus Company
Valid: Feb 8 - ongoing

San Diego Shore Excursions for Cruise Ship Guests! Known As "America's Finest City", San Diego offers a full selection of things to do and see for visitors to California's second largest city. For...

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