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Penguin Cam

Presented by Alaska Airlines

There’s always something exciting going on in the big Dan and Vi McKinney Penguin Habitat in Africa Rocks, home to a large colony of African penguins. The spacious Penguin Beach features a cobblestone beach, a gigantic 200,000-gallon saltwater pool, nesting areas, and rockwork that mimics the granite boulders found at Boulders Beach in South Africa. 

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2920 Zoo Dr
San Diego, CA 92101

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May 18 - ongoing
Recurs every Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

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Explore the San Diego Bay!

Oct 7, 2019 - ongoing

Set out on the water as your own captain on a high-adrenaline boat ride in San Diego! Zip along the coastline and take in the stunning views of area attractions like the Maritime Museum, Seaport Village, and of course, the iconic downtown skyline. No other boat rental in San Diego packs this much excitement and sightseeing into one fun-filled day. Embark on the Adventure Tour or become a real VIP as you fly over the water in a speed boat before exploring the streets on an electric scooter. No matter how you choose to experience the city, our San Diego boat tours offer premier sightseeing with a twist.

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THE SECRET LA JOLLA TOUR

Jun 24, 2020 - ongoing

This private tour showcases some of the outstanding yet hidden scenery of the La Jolla area, plus funky, quirky and mind-boggling art. You’ll also experience “San Diego’s newest tourist attraction” – a remarkable treasure that even locals don’t know about!

On this private tour, you’ll stroll through a vast outdoor public art collection specifically designed for the landscape and surroundings. Learn about the origin of the collection, how the artists are chosen, and the meanings of the selected pieces.

The La Jolla area is home to some of the most unique structures in the country, including a Brutalism-style gem with a tie-in to Dr. Suess and an architectural wonder which is one of the American Institute of Architecture’s “31 Buildings That Changed Modern Life.” 

But Shhhhh…. don’t tell anyone about these places….they’re secret!

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Old Town Summer Nights

Aug 13 - Sep 27, 2020

Sidewalks and streets of Old Town have become an amazing outdoor dining experience offering guests safe, social distance dining, shopping and siteseeing! Enjoy the outdoor patios of our restaurants and our retail businesses. All of the retail businesses and restaurants are creating a festive atmosphere by decorating the outside of their business with white lights and other festive decorations.

In addition, starting in August through September 27 there will be a street closure on San Diego Avenue from Thursday through Sunday to make room for the restaurants and businesses in that area to move onto the sreets. Visit all of Old Town from Tayor Street to Old Town Avenue. Wear your mask and enjoy the birthplace of California all summer long.

 

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The Simon & Garfunkel Story

Oct 9, 2020

Now seen in over 50 countries around the world, The Simon & Garfunkel Story is a critically acclaimed concert style theatre show about two young boys from Queens, New York who went on to become the world’s most successful music duo of all time. Using state of the art video projection, incredible lighting and a full live band The Simon & Garfunkel Story is a moving and powerful concert featuring all the hits such as ‘Mrs Robinson’, ‘Bridge Over Troubled Water’, ‘Homeward Bound’, ‘Scarborough Fair’, ‘The Boxer’, ‘The Sound Of Silence’ and many more, this is a show not to be missed!

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Explore the San Diego Bay!

Oct 7, 2019 - ongoing
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THE SECRET LA JOLLA TOUR

Jun 24, 2020 - ongoing
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Old Town Summer Nights

Aug 13 - Sep 27, 2020
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The Simon & Garfunkel Story

Oct 9, 2020
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