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2017 IS AWESOME ALL YEAR

San Diego is the place to be in 2017, hosting world-class event, major celebrations and global competitions. 

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Have a whale of a good time in San Diego

A guide to whale watching

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San Diego is a haven for family fun thanks to its world-class attractions.

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The Capital of Craft

Hoppiness isn't far from happiness in San Diego. The craft beer experience is massive in this region, with more than 120 breweries, countless beer bars, innovative tasting rooms and a beer culture that's undeniably San Diegan.

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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. Don't be surprised if you see locally caught uni on a taco or grilled octopus on a tostada. Cali-Baja is all about blowing your taste buds away with the unexpected. Grab a fork and dig in!

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The Seven Best Inland Hikes

As you move east from San Diego's coast, the landscape takes a turn for the rugged. These seven hikes feature the best characteristics of the inland area.

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A Guide to San Diego' Music Festivals

San Diego's music festival scene has people flocking from all over to jam out with their favorite bands. There are a bunch to choose from, each with its own genre and vibe.

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Bike the Bay

Aug 27, 2017

Experience Bike the Bay, a scenic bayside ride, and also enjoy a rare opportunity to ride over the San Diego-Coronado Bay Bridge.

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US Sand Sculpting Challenge and Dimensional Art Exposition

Sep 1 - Sep 4, 2017

US Sand Sculpting Challenge and Dimensional Art Exposition is an extravaganza for the whole family with Master Sand Sculptors, entertainment, food and more.

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KAABOO Del Mar Festival

Sep 15 - Sep 17, 2017

KAABOO® is three days of fun, packed full with memories and it has all of the makings of a comfortable event. We have plenty of shade and seating, all restrooms are clean with flushable toilets (no porta-potties), and there is no dirt, dust or mud to fight through just to have a good time.

Enjoy the world-class music, hilarious comedy, incredible cuisine, craft libations, inspiring contemporary art, and personal indulgences. Get ready for this journey of discovery!

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San Diego Bayfair

Sep 15 - Sep 17, 2017

San Diego Bayfair's World Series of Powerboat Racing - a family festival tradition for more than 40 years speeds to the finish line.

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2017 IS AWESOME ALL YEAR

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Have a whale of a good time in San Diego

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Don't Miss Attractions

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The Capital of Craft

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The Seven Best Inland Hikes

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A Guide to San Diego' Music Festivals

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Bike the Bay

Aug 27, 2017
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US Sand Sculpting Challenge and Dimensional Art Exposition

Sep 1 - Sep 4, 2017
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KAABOO Del Mar Festival

Sep 15 - Sep 17, 2017
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San Diego Bayfair

Sep 15 - Sep 17, 2017
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Celebrate your Sweetheart on a Wine Country Tour

San Diego Beer, Wine & Spirits Tours
Valid: Nov 23, 2016 - ongoing

Take your sweetheart on a Chauffeured Wine Country Tour they will remember for a lifetime! Take $10 off each tour ticket by using code "Couples17." Sit back, relax and let us take you to the best...

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15% Off your La Jolla eBike Tour!

San Diego Fly Rides
Valid: May 17, 2017 - ongoing

Come explore La Jolla from the saddle of a fun, easy electric bicycle!  We are rated #1 in La Jolla on TripAdvisor because our tours feature great routes, fun and knowledgable guides, and top...

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$5 off Narrated Harbor Tours

Flagship Cruises & Events
Valid: Dec 19, 2016 - ongoing

Save $5 on any narrated 1 or 2 hour harbor tour. Good for up to six (6) full fare adult tickets.

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