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KEEPER FOR A DAY

What does it take to be a zookeeper at the San Diego Zoo? In this personalized experience, you will learn firsthand from our world-class keepers! Enjoy a brief orientation, put on your Keeper for a Day souvenir T-shirt, and head out to the animal area of your choice to meet your Keeper Guide for the day! You'll spend the next few hours shadowing a keeper as they complete the daily tasks necessary to care for our animals. You may help our keepers prepare diets, rake and clean exhibits, or create enrichment items.

San Diego Zoo
2920 Zoo Dr
San Diego, CA 92101

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Contact Info

619-718-3000

Date & Time

Feb 25, 2019 - ongoing
Recurs every Sunday, Saturday

Price

$850*Per person. Admission separate and required.

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2021 San Diego Beer Week

Nov 5 - Nov 14, 2021

A 10-day celebration, promoting more than 150 independent craft breweries in San Diego County. San Diego Beer Week is brought to you by the San Diego Brewers Guild, with participation from the region's local craft breweries, allied and affiliate members. Taking place November 5-14, 2021, events are held throughout San Diego County at participating breweries, bars, restaurants, and more! Check out SDBEER.COM/EVENTS for specific event times and details.

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Dia de Los Muertos - Day of the Dead 2021

Nov 2, 2021

The Day of the Dead (Spanish: Día de Muertos or Día de los Muertos) is a Mexican holiday celebrated in our neighborhood of Barrio Logan in San Diego with a very lively and colorful procession and altars, live music, traditional Mexican pastries and Hot Chocolate which are given out along the route.  You can also purchase traditional food at the Sherman Hieghts Community Center where all gather for the start of the procession which snakes its way through the neighborhood and back to the Sherman Heights Community Center.

 Join us at 5:30pm, we will have a Private Tour of the Altars provided by Student Planet's Daniel Pozos, enjoy the pre-procession festivities and then go along with the Procession!

 There is so much to see and take in, you will love it and be awestruck! 

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Christmas Day

Dec 25, 2021

Celebrate Christmas at Hotel del Coronado with a holiday feast in the iconic Crown Room and Coronet Room. Guests will enjoy an elegant family style dinner decked with all the trimmings and a few gourmet surprises. You’ll make cherished holiday memories as you enjoy colorful decorations and great company.

Enjoy coming Home for the Holidays as you marvel at thousands of sparkling lights, towering Christmas trees, garlands galore and stunning holiday décor, including a fabulous two-story lobby tree in The Del’s newly restored lobby.

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Flagship Patriot Jet Boat Tour

Feb 11 - ongoing

Climb aboard the Patriot for one of the most thrilling rides in San Diego! Zip and zoom around the bay on an entertaining tour of the waterfront's most scenic spots - past military ships, along the downtown skyline, and under the iconic Coronado Bridge. The 70-foot Patriot comfortably seats 139 and offers fantastic views in every direction. With rock music pumping, your highly skilled captain will narrate and navigate while executing 360-degree turns and reaching speeds upwards of 50 mph. Propelled by two 1,400 horsepower jet engines, it's the adrenaline adventure of a lifetime!

Feel the wind, the motion and the refreshing spray, and experience the beauty of San Diego from a whole new perspective. There's nothing like it!

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Events

2021 San Diego Beer Week

Nov 5 - Nov 14, 2021
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Dia de Los Muertos - Day of the Dead 2021

Nov 2, 2021
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Christmas Day

Dec 25, 2021
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Flagship Patriot Jet Boat Tour

Feb 11 - ongoing
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