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From exotic animals to thrilling rides, you'll find it in San Diego

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.  Plus, you can save time and money with a multi-attraction Southern California CityPass or a Go San Diego card.  Purchase attractions tickets right here on this site, just click to buy tickets from the list below.  

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SeaWorld San Diego

Feed and interact with white beluga whales at SeaWorld San Diego. 

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San Diego Water Parks

San Diego is a water-loving town and in addition to 70 miles of beautiful coastline, the destination has built a handful of awesome water parks, providing fun alternatives to a beach day.

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Nighttime Zoo at the San Diego Zoo

Jun 18 - Sep 4, 2017

Stay after dark and help us celebrate summer during Nighttime Zoo, brought to you by your San Diego County Toyota Dealers. Come "rock and roar" every day this summer with live music, a variety of surprise encounters and the opening of the Zoo's newest experience, Conrad Prebys Africa Rocks.

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First Day of Summer Learning Adventure Camps

Jun 26 - Aug 25, 2017

From the classroom to the seashore, Summer Learning Adventure Camps at Birch Aquarium at Scripps merge scientific exploration with hands-on fun and learning.

Campers ages 4-15 investigate marine habitats, create ocean art projects, learn about careers in oceanography, and combine science with surfing and snorkeling—all while making new friends and memories. Find the perfect camp, packed with summer fun, from our wide selection of programs.

Camps run from June 26 to August 25, and are accredited by the American Camp Association. Pre-registration is required and must be completed one week prior to your program's start date. Visit aquarium.ucsd.edu for more information.

To register, email birchaquariumprogram@ucsd.edu or call 858-534-7336.

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Green Flash Concert Series:

Sep 27, 2017

Get the ultimate Southern California music experience, and panoramic ocean views, along with the amazing musicianship of Pine Mountain Logs, who pack their performances with powerful pitch-perfect harmonies and an energetic attitude.

Every summer Birch Aquarium at Scripps transforms its Tide Pool Plaza into an outdoor music venue unlike any other for the Green Flash Concert Series. These lively monthly concerts, are presented in partnership with 101.5 KGB, STAR 94.1, Belly Up Entertainment and Subaru. Green Flash concerts are for ages 21 and up. All concerts are general admission and standing room only. Individual tickets are $30.95 for members and $35.95 for the general public. Season passes are also available. Admission includes the concert, entrance to all aquarium exhibits, & parking.

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Kids Free in Oct at San Diego Zoo

Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2017

Throughout October, kids receive free admission to the San Diego Zoo! Join us, and let your wild ones meet ours.

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Nighttime Zoo at the San Diego Zoo

Jun 18 - Sep 4, 2017
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First Day of Summer Learning Adventure Camps

Jun 26 - Aug 25, 2017
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Green Flash Concert Series:

Sep 27, 2017
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Kids Free in Oct at San Diego Zoo

Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2017
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Weekend Getaway

DoubleTree by Hilton San Diego Mission Valley
Valid: Mar 8 - ongoing

Get up and go for a weekend adventure and make the most of your time away when you book the Weekend Getaway Package at DoubleTree. Earn Double Points and take advantage of Internet access, continental...

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Kids Eat Free at Four Points by Sheraton San Diego

Four Points by Sheraton San Diego
Valid: Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2017

One kid 12 or under eats free on any meal with one paying adult entrée.

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Family Fun Package

Rancho Bernardo Inn
Valid: Jun 27 - Sep 1, 2017

Here's a package that the whole family will love. Everyone enjoys: One-night stay $50 Resort Credit Milk & cookies welcome amenity S'mores & snores (inn-room camping for kids) Kids welcome...

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