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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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Bike the Bay

Aug 28, 2022

Bike the Bay is back in person on Sunday, August 28, 2022! Ride from the comfort of your own saddle, at your own pace, on your own time. Proceeds from the Bike the Bay ride will benefit the San Diego County Bicycle Coalition (SDCBC), a non-profit organization dedicated to making bicycling better in San Diego.

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San Diego Bayfair

Sep 16 - Sep 18, 2022

San Diego Bayfair's World Series of Powerboat Racing - a family festival tradition for more than 40 years speeds to the finish line.

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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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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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Bike the Bay

Aug 28, 2022
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San Diego Bayfair

Sep 16 - Sep 18, 2022
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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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Show Your Badge & Save 50% at Legacy Whale Watch

Legacy Whale Watch
Valid: Jun 22 - ongoing

We normally run 3 hour whale watching trips leaving Mission Bay in San Diego.  They normally leave at 10:00am and 1:30pm, but the schedule can be confirmed on our website at www.sdwhale.com If...

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STAY 3 & SAVE $100

Grande Colonial Hotel
Valid: Jun 7 - ongoing

Stay more and save more and find paradise all at the same time…right here in the Village of La Jolla, just a block from the ocean, with our “Stay 3 and Save $100”...

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Free Kids Activity Bag at La Valencia

La Valencia Hotel
Valid: Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2022

Set on the village bluffs with panoramic views of the Pacific coastline, La Valencia Hotel remains a renowned landmark with its signature pink exterior and iconic tower. Boasting 114 rooms, suites and...

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