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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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Museum Month

Feb 1 - Feb 28, 2023

February remains the perfect month to discover (or re-discover) the story of San Diego during Museum Month with 50% off admission to more than 60 San Diego County museums, historic sites, gardens, zoo/aquariums and more.

Join us every day in February as we explore a rich world of cultural experiences, including virtual activities, behind-the-scenes tours, and other special museum moments you can only find in San Diego. #SDMuseumMonth

 

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Oceans at Night

Feb 23, 2023

Birch Aquarium is launching Oceans at Night, a first-of-its-kind event that invites a 21+ audience to experience an immersive blend of art, science and technology after hours. The new monthly series celebrates the wonders and mysteries of the ocean after dark. 


Oceans at Night features interactive experiences highlighting ocean phenomena that occur at night including bioluminescence and biofluorescence, while creating a fun, adults-only atmosphere with live music, a glow lounge with life-sized games, glowing nighttime dives and epic ocean views. 

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Valentine's Day on the Bay

Feb 14, 2023

Spoil your special someone with a delicious three-course dining experience at Dockside 1953 on Mission Bay. Start your dinner with a complimentary rose and champagne toast, and continue your evening with a curated menu with an optional wine pairing. Conveniently located at Bahia Resort Hotel, the stunning views of the marina and bay make this a Valentine's Day to remember.

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Coronado History and Highlights

Jun 7, 2022 - ongoing

Get a taste for charming Coronado, just a ferry ride away from downtown San Diego! Stroll beautiful streets lined with cafés, boutiques, and multi-million dollar homes. Learn about the artists, aviators, innovators who played a role in Coronado's history. Grab a sweet treat then head for the beach while exploring this unique town.

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Discover the sunshine and scenery of the famed Coronado Island
Marvel at the historic Hotel del Coronado, where celebs and presidents have laid their heads
Enjoy a delicious treat at our favorite local eatery
Hear stories of the artists, aviators and innovators who made the island their home.

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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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Where to Surf in San Diego

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San Diego Dog Beaches and Off Leash Dog Parks

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Museum Month

Feb 1 - Feb 28, 2023
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Oceans at Night

Feb 23, 2023
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Valentine's Day on the Bay

Feb 14, 2023
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Coronado History and Highlights

Jun 7, 2022 - ongoing
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Sunset Sail on San Diego Bay

Seaforth Boat Rental
Valid: Jan 5 - ongoing

Watch the sunset over the ocean and capture breathtaking views of San Diego’s Skyline in full sunset color, on your own private sail yacht.  Departing daily out of Coronado and Downtown...

Restaurants

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.

Accommodation

Up to 15% off through February 28,2023.

Glorietta Bay Inn
Valid: Jan 6 - Feb 28, 2023

Glorietta Bay Inn is proud to offer special offers that prove affordable and accommodating, making your trip planning effortless. Book early and take advantage of our Internet Specials before...

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