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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 Restaurant Week

Sep 22 - Sep 29, 2019

The 15th Annual San Diego Restaurant Week returns Sunday, September 22 through Sunday, September 29 for a delicious dining experience! With over 180 participating restaurants offering prix-fixe menu options throughout San Diego County, you’re sure to find the perfect place to satisfy any craving.

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San Diego Bay Parade of Lights

Dec 8 - Dec 15, 2019

The San Diego Bay Parade of Lights is a time-honored holiday tradition with more than 80 boats lavishly decorated sailing by the shores for all to see.

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Full Moon Pier Walks with Birch Aquarium

Oct 5, 2019

Walk along the Ellen Browning Scripps Memorial Pier, normally closed to the public, on an exclusive evening tour. Collect plankton and explore current Scripps Oceanography research while engaging in hands-on activities by the light of the full moon.


For ages 9+ (minors must be accompanied by a paid adult). Pre-purchase required. 

Members: $30

Public: $35

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Garden Party: Whiskey, Wine & Mint Juleps

Sep 20, 2019

Wear your best Kentucky Derby outfit (and hat, of course!) at this end of summer southern-style bash happening in Estancia La Jolla's lush gardens.

This feast under the stars features a menu of comfort food favorites washed down with whiskey, bourbon and endless amounts of Mint Juleps as live music and bonfire sparks float on the night air.

There will be a costume contest for the couple with the best Derby outfit! Reward includes complimentary stay and spa services at Estancia La Jolla.

TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR $125
Includes endless food and beverage experiences and complimentary valet parking

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San Diego Dog Beaches and Off Leash Dog Parks

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San Diego Restaurant Week

Sep 22 - Sep 29, 2019
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San Diego Bay Parade of Lights

Dec 8 - Dec 15, 2019
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Full Moon Pier Walks with Birch Aquarium

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Sep 20, 2019
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Everyone Needs A Flight Plan! 2-for-1 Wine Tasting

Gianni Buonomo Vintners
Valid: Jul 29 - ongoing

Our urban winery in Ocean Beach is a short 13 minute Uber or Lyft ride from San Diego International Airport! That means we have the pleasure of pouring wine almost every afternoon for people on...

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Throwback Thursday

Rockin' Baja Coastal Cantina - Gaslamp
Valid: May 29, 2019 - ongoing

Every Thursday we flashback to the Good Ole Days. We offer a deal on our "Original" Baja Bucket for Two. The feast that started it all features Lobster tails, skirt steak, grilled shrimp, grilled...

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Taco Tuesday @ CAVU!

CAVU Brewery & Restaurant
Valid: May 31, 2019 - ongoing

Taco Tuesday! $1 Street Tacos and $2 Lagers all day Tuesday, every Tuesday! 

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