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EXCLUSIVE VIP EXPERIENCE

The Exclusive VIP Experience is the ultimate way to experience the San Diego Zoo! Our team of professionals will customize your visit to suit your needs and interests. Looking for a journey to some of the most exclusive areas of the most famous zoo in the world? Like to get up close and personal with animal ambassadors? The Exclusive VIP Experience is your key to off-exhibit areas, animal interactions, and the very best in personalized service. Spend up to five hours exploring the Zoo with your own personal tour guide. Have more time? Spend your entire day with us (up to eight hours)! Each Exclusive VIP Experience is tailored to your interests and includes a sit-down lunch at a Zoo restaurant. All Exclusive VIP Experiences are customized to your specifications.

San Diego Zoo
2920 Zoo Dr
San Diego, CA 92101

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619-718-3000

Date & Time

Feb 26, 2019 - ongoing
Recurs every Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

Price

$690 and up*Per person. Admission is separate

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26th Annual Taste of Gaslamp

Aug 8, 2020

Join us for San Diego’s original culinary tasting tour on Saturday, August 8th at the 26th Annual Taste of Gaslamp! Get your appetites ready for a downright delicious opportunity to explore the historic Gaslamp Quarter’s exquisite dining options. From 1 PM to 4 PM, guests can enjoy a self-guided tasting tour with savory bites from 25 participating restaurants, including both veteran favorites and newly established eateries that have carved out their place in San Diego’s culinary bedrock. Join us as we celebrate 26 years of delectable sample-size bites that allow you to explore all that the Gaslamp Quarter has to offer, without the commitment of a full menu! For the ultimate foodies out there, upgrade to VIP and receive exclusive edible offerings from six additional restaurants, a goody bag filled with surprise items from

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Del Mar Racing Season

Jul 18 - Sep 7, 2020

San Diego horse racing takes place where the "turf meets the surf" at the Del Mar Racetrack. Fans flock to the track each summer to wager on their favorite horses during the popular, annual Del Mar Racetrack racing season, mid-July - early-September. Be part of the magic and nostalgia of this long-time horse race tradition dating back to 1937 when Bing Crosby greeted the first guests, and Seabiscuit won by a nose in the infamous race in 1938. This season features the nation's top race horses, trainers and jockeys, and plenty of fun in the sun.

The races run five days weekly, except Monday and Tuesday.

Horse racing at Del Mar happens Wednesday through Sunday, with post time for the first race on most days at 2:00 PM. On Fridays first post is 4:00 PM.

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Mindbender Mansion

Feb 4 - ongoing

Experience an eclectic place full of brainteasers and interactive challenges guaranteed to test the brain power and problem-solving skills of even the most experienced puzzlers in Mindbender Mansion. Gather hidden clues and secret passwords scattered throughout the various thematic rooms of this fun and quirky exhibition, by solving select brainteasers and group challenges. Think outside the box and collaborate with family and friends to meet each of the challenges, which include manipulating a tilt table, keeping up with a conveyer belt and disco hopscotch spelling.

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Temecula Wine and Vineyard Tour

Feb 7 - ongoing

Discover what makes Southern California Wine Country so unique. Enjoy a one-day tour of some of Temecula's top wineries with special visits to cellars, vineyards and wine specialty shops!

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Events

26th Annual Taste of Gaslamp

Aug 8, 2020
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Del Mar Racing Season

Jul 18 - Sep 7, 2020
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Mindbender Mansion

Feb 4 - ongoing
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Temecula Wine and Vineyard Tour

Feb 7 - ongoing
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