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Kids Free San Diego

This October, San Diego is a Kid’s Paradise

Family Fun in the Sun

If you're happy and you know it, show it in San Diego this October when kids eat, stay, and play for free. With dozens of deals on hotels, activities, attractions, restaurants and more, it's the perfect time to create unforgettable family memories in San Diego. Plan your trip today!


Kids Free San Diego is Back This October!

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The best beaches, according to kids

San Diego's kid-sized, 70-mile sandbox

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The Best Activities in Mission Bay

Endless memories await families visiting Mission Bay's 27 miles of sandy shoreline during Kids Free San Diego.

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Best Kid-Approved Parks in San Diego

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25 Fun & Free Things to Do

San Diego offers a fun and inexpensive getaway, for kids and adults, any time of year

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SeaWorld San Diego

Come Face-to-Face with the Wonders of the Sea with the 8 can't-miss experiences

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San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Discover wide-open wonder with these 10 wild adventures

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LEGOLAND® California Resort

Let your imagination lead the way with these 8 awesome adventures

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Explore These Awesome Museums

Where learning is more like recess

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Tim Flannery & The Lunatic Fringe

Dec 17, 2022

Home to a world-class collection of historic sailing ships, steam-powered boats, and submarine, each offering entertaining and educational exhibits, Maritime Museum of San Diego announces the return of Tim Flannery and the Lunatic Fringe Saturday, December 17, 2022 performing songs from their newest album Waiting On A Miracle. Tim Flannery is widely popular for his colorful blend of folk, country, traditional music and storytelling. The beloved former San Diego Padres, MLB broadcaster network show announcer and analyst turned musician and passionate philanthropist has performed this annual holiday concert aboard Star of India nearly 20 times. The concert is a welcome waterfront occasion of celebration for “Flan” and his audience of adults 21 and over. All proceeds from this concert are donated to the MMSD.

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Kids Marathon Mile at LEGOLAND California

Jan 14, 2023

LEGOLAND® California joins In Motion in presenting the 2023 Kids Marathon Mile. LEGOLAND® California is host to this special, 1-mile fun run for kids of all ages and abilities. Before the doors open to the public, they're opened for us to enjoy the sights and sounds of LEGOLAND®! Participants can run, walk, skip or stroll, or even be pushed in a stroller or carried on a back as they wind through the park and back out to the finish line. The Kids Marathon Mile is proud to be partnering with Merlin's Magic Wand as the official charity partner of the event. A portion of each registration will be donated directly to Merlin's Magic Wand.

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New Tuesday Guided Tours Led by Docent Historians

Mar 8 - ongoing

Tuesday Guided Tours at the Maritime Museum of San Diego is your opportunity to learn of the ships' in-depth stories from our trained knowledgeable historians, and enjoy the waterfront sights of San Diego Bay while meeting other people with like interests in maritime heritage and history.

The docent and volunteer community share a wealth of knowledge, and a passion and pride with visitors for this guided tour. Plan ahead and make your advance reservation today.

Choose from two 2 hour guided tours on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month! $25 per person, group maximum: 20 per time slot. 10:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m.11:30 am - 1:30 pm.

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$15 Historic Bay Cruise w/general admission!

Oct 13 - Dec 31, 2022

This boat tour provides visitors with an educational tour of San Diego Bay. The 45-minute Bay sightseeing tour takes guests out on the water in a large loop first heading toward North Island and the Aircraft Carriers, then stopping at buoy 22. Guests will then head just under Coronado Bridge and make a port (left) turn around one of the bridge pillars. The vessels then heads back towards the Maritime Museum along the downtown side of the waterfront.  Several attractions will be highlighted along the way as guests enjoy the fresh air and view.

Sheduled daily toour times may vary. 

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The best beaches, according to kids

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The Best Activities in Mission Bay

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Best Kid-Approved Parks in San Diego

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25 Fun & Free Things to Do

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Can't Miss Attractions

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SeaWorld San Diego

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San Diego Zoo Safari Park

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LEGOLAND® California Resort

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Explore These Awesome Museums

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What's On

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Tim Flannery & The Lunatic Fringe

Dec 17, 2022
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Kids Marathon Mile at LEGOLAND California

Jan 14, 2023
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New Tuesday Guided Tours Led by Docent Historians

Mar 8 - ongoing
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$15 Historic Bay Cruise w/general admission!

Oct 13 - Dec 31, 2022
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