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The Nutcracker

Experience Ballet in Balboa Park This Holiday Seas

Experience ballet in Balboa Park at this beloved, holiday tradition as you and your family take an extraordinary journey to the magical Land of the Sweets with Clara and her Nutcracker Prince. Witness the epic battle between toy soldiers and mice before being whisked away to an enchanted land of falling snow, waltzing flowers, and the dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy!

Neighborhood: Downtown

Casa del Prado Theater

1800 Village Place
San Diego, CA 92101

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Contact Info

619-233-3060

Date & Time

Dec 11 - Dec 22, 2019
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Price

$15 to $20

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For more than sixty years, Mother Nature has transformed the rolling hills of North San Diego County into one of the most spectacular and coordinated displays of natural color and beauty anywhere in the world. The nearly fifty acres of Giant Tecolote Ranunculus flowers that make up the Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch in Carlsbad, California, are in bloom for approximately six to eight weeks each year - from early March through early May - literally bringing the famous fields back to life. This annual burst of color, which has become part of the area’s local heritage, also is one of nature’s official ways of announcing the arrival of spring here in Southern California.

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Del Mar Racing Season

Jul 16 - Sep 6, 2021

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 racehorses, trainers and jockeys, and plenty of fun in the sun.

 

Friday, July 16 - Labor Day, September 6, 2021

Racing Thursdays - Sunday, and Labor Day Monday.

First Post 2 PM most racing days, 4 PM on Fridays. 

 

*dates and times subject to change. Visit DelMarRacing.com for up to date information.

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Beer Train Trolley Tour

Jan 4 - ongoing

Hop aboard the San Diego Beer Train Trolley Tour and travel by rail to local breweries in the heart of Downtown San Diego for ample pours of craft beer! 

NO NEED TO DRIVE!* Travel "green" with the comfort and convenience of travelling by trolley on the guided Beer Train Trolley Tour! 

San Diego Beer Train Trolley Tour Includes:**

• Approx. 5.5 hour*** adventure by trolley to Downtown San Diego. 
• Ample tastings at four (4) custom-appointed craft breweries (about 16 different pours!).
• Entertaining commentary on local history and craft beer scene.
• Brewery history and guided tastings. 
• Behind the scenes brewery tour. 
• Delicious light brewery lunch.
• Guided historic walks (1 to 1.5 miles total, about 15 minutes at a time). 
• Complete coordination by San Diego Beer, Wine & Spirits Tours.

 

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Opening Day at Del Mar Racetrack

Jul 16, 2021

And away they go! Racing kicks off Friday, July 16 at 2:00 PM.

Opening Day at Del Mar is more than big bets and fast horses, come celebrate the kick-off of the summer season in style. 

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Mar 15 - May 9, 2021
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Jul 16 - Sep 6, 2021
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