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Beaches & Bays

70 miles of glorious coastline is San Diego's signature attraction

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Discover the best beaches for families and off-leash dogs, beaches coveted by the world’s top surfers and the best beaches for bonfires, bike rides, tide pooling and more.  So grab your beach towels, slather on the sunscreen, and get out to explore some of the finest beaches and bays in the world.

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San Diego 24-mile Bike Route

Palm trees and the sun-soaked coastline make the Bayshore Bikeway an iconic ride, and a must if you’re looking for a memorable cycling outing during your stay in San Diego.

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7 Ways to Make a Splash in San Diego

Dive into these 7 big, bright water-related San Diego adventures

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Where to Surf in San Diego

If you already know how to surf, you'll find a variety of different of waves and conditions along San Diego's 70 miles of open ocean coastline to suit your individual style.

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San Diego Dog Beaches and Off Leash Dog Parks

Find dog-friendly beaches and off leash dog parks in San Diego that are great for your dog to perfect its doggy-paddle, play fetch, or have a snore-fest on the warm sand.

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San Diego International Film Festival

Oct 19 - Oct 23, 2022

The 21st Annual San Diego International Film Festival is really 'Putting the Fest Back in Festival!' This year includes the return of the Opening Night Film Premiere & Reception, the Night of the Stars Tribute, Culinary Cinema, plus more in-person parties, panels and networking events.

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San Diego Restaurant Week

Sep 25 - Oct 2, 2022

San Diego Restaurant Week, hosted by the California Restaurant Association, returns with over 100 restaurants across 30+ neighborhoods for eight days of dining.

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Haunted Happenings Tour

Mar 7 - ongoing

On Thanksgiving Day 1892, a 24-year old woman checked into Hotel del Coronado under an alias and five days later, her body was found on a hotel exterior staircase. Because little was known about her identity, the newspapers referred to her as the "Beautiful Stranger".

Learn the official account of Kate Morgan’s 1892 visit to The Del and why her spirit never left in this 45-minute ghostly tour of the resort. Walk in Kate’s footsteps after dark as you uncover the mystery of her death, other spirits who haunt the hotel and ghostly guest encounters.

Spring Schedule

Friday & Saturday at 7pm

Pricing

$30 per person, recommended for children ages 12 & up

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Behind-The-Scenes: Penguin Tours

Aug 19 - ongoing

Get up close to Birch Aquarium’s newest residents! Explore the ins and outs of Beyster Family Little Blue Penguins in this guided tour where you’ll venture behind the scenes in the Penguin Care and Conservation Center! Meet a member of Birch Aquarium’s animal care team alongside a penguin, discover what it takes to care for the world’s smallest penguins and learn how you can help protect this amazing animal. Tours are offered daily at 1:30 p.m. They are $100 for Birch Aquarium members and $115 for non-members which includes admission to the aquarium. For more information and to reserve your tour today visit the link below. 

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San Diego 24-mile Bike Route

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7 Ways to Make a Splash in San Diego

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San Diego Dog Beaches and Off Leash Dog Parks

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San Diego International Film Festival

Oct 19 - Oct 23, 2022
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San Diego Restaurant Week

Sep 25 - Oct 2, 2022
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Haunted Happenings Tour

Mar 7 - ongoing
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Behind-The-Scenes: Penguin Tours

Aug 19 - ongoing
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Romance On The Bae Package

The Dana on Mission Bay
Valid: Mar 14 - ongoing

ROMANCE ON THE BAE This Valentine's Day, plan a romantic getaway to The Dana on Mission Bay with your love. Book our Romance On The Bae Package and receive luxurious room accommodations, 6...

History & Heritage

Kids Go Free

Coronado Historical Association & Museum
Valid: Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2022

Have you ever wondered what a view from a periscope looks like? Visit the Coronado Historical Association this October and dive into a world of Submarines. Learn more about these incredible vessels...

Venues

10% Off with Badge at The Fish Shops

Pacific Beach Fish Shop
Valid: Jul 14, 2022 - ongoing

Show your same-day Convention Center Badge and receive 10% off your bill. Not valid on alcohol, any other offers, or promotions.

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