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Attractions

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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Halloween Spooktacular

Sep 23 - Oct 29, 2017

Our Halloween Spooktacular is our biggest fall festival, with weekends brimming with family fun. Catch spooky live shows, join in on Halloween activities and let the little ones trick-or-treat throughout the park in a safe, family-friendly environment.

This popular event is included with park admission, and takes place every Saturday and Sunday from September 23 through October 29, 2017.

 

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Food Truck Friday

Jun 2 - ongoing

Kick off the perfect San Diego weekend at Balboa Park's Food Truck Friday event! Each Friday evening from June 2 to September 29, visitors can enjoy live entertainment while eating gourmet dishes served by a rotating selection of more than a dozen food trucks parked in Balboa Park's historic Plaza de Panama and El Prado walkway from 4:00 to 8:00 PM. A foodie's paradise, the diverse selection of popular local food trucks serve everything from appetizers and main courses to desserts and specialty beverages, all in one convenient location. A different family-friendly musical group performs each Friday night in the Plaza de Panama, and park organizations will offer an array of fun, hands-on acitivites for kids. Select museums, including the San Diego Museum of Art, will keep their doors open after hours as well.

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Full Moon Pier Walks

Oct 5, 2017

Discover the 100-year history of pier-based data collection at Scripps while walking along the Scripps Pier on an exclusive moonlit tour.

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Santa Train North Pole Limited

Dec 1 - Dec 23, 2017

Once aboard the Santa Train North Pole Limited, the holiday fun begins with Christmas carols, The Night Before Christmas, cookies, hot chocolate and Santa.

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SeaWorld San Diego

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Halloween Spooktacular

Sep 23 - Oct 29, 2017
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Food Truck Friday

Jun 2 - ongoing
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Full Moon Pier Walks

Oct 5, 2017
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Santa Train North Pole Limited

Dec 1 - Dec 23, 2017
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Wake On The Water

Kona Kai Resort & Spa
Valid: Apr 17 - ongoing

Wake up to the sounds of the water and indulge yourself with daily breakfast for two overlooking the Marina at Vessel Restaurant and Bar or from In-room dinning. *Breakfast includes 1 Breakfast...

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Bed & Breakfast Offer

Hotel del Coronado
Valid: Apr 24, 2017 - ongoing

Enjoy an overnight getaway and wake up to an ocean-view breakfast. This Bed and Breakfast package includes accommodations and breakfast buffet daily for 2 adults at Sheerwater (a $75 daily value;...

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Kids Eat Free at San Diego Marriott Mission Valley

San Diego Marriott Mission Valley
Valid: Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2017

Enjoy one free kid's meal with each paid adult meal.

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