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Activate FAM Mode

Activate unlimited recess vibes and unbelievable family savings with Kids Free San Diego—where kids eat, stay and play for free all October long. With more than 100 deals at popular attractions, hotels and restaurants, and special savings on awesome activities, it’s the perfect time to take a sunny getaway to San Diego and activate smile mode for the whole family.

Featured Kids Free Hotel Offers

 
Kids Eat Free at Humphreys SoCAL Dining & Music!
Kids Eat Free at Humphreys SoCAL Dining & Music!

As you walk through the lush, manicured grounds of this intimate resort-style property, it is hard to believe you are just minutes away from the best sights in San Diego.

Kids Eat Free at Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina
Kids Eat Free at Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina

At Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, every room and suite has incredible views of downtown or the San Diego Bay.

Kids Eat Free + Kids Welcome Gift at The Bristol Hotel
Kids Eat Free + Kids Welcome Gift at The Bristol- A Greystone Hotel

Experience The Bristol Hotel, a premier boutique hotel designed for both leisure and business travelers in the heart of Downtown San Diego, at the doorstep of the Gaslamp Quarter.

Kids Stay, Play and Eat for free at Hilton Garden Inn San Diego Downtown/Baysid
Kids Stay, Play & Eat for free at Hilton Garden Inn San Diego Downtown/Bayside

Stay at the Hilton Garden Inn San Diego Bayside in October and bring the kids!

Kids Eat Free at Catamaran Resort Hotel & Spa
Kids Eat Free at Catamaran Resort Hotel & Spa

The Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa is a paradisiacal destination located on the shores of Mission Bay and mere steps from San Diego’s famous Pacific Beach.

Kids Eat Free at the Blue Wave Bar & Grill
Kids Eat Free at the Blue Wave Bar & Grill

Let your Shelter Island Hotel adventure begin on San Diego’s Hawaiian Isle

Kids Eat Free at Bahia Resort Hotel
Kids Eat Free at Bahia Resort Hotel

The Bahia Resort Hotel is a stunning waterfront property located on a private 14-acre peninsula in San Diego’s scenic Mission Bay.

Kids Eat Free at the Pacific Terrace Hotel
Kids Eat Free at the Pacific Terrace Hotel

Treat your little ones to the ultimate ocean adventure at the Pacific Terrace Hotel, located on the beach in San Diego, with sandcastles and surf during the day, and in-room camping by night.

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Save with Discount Passes to local Attractions

The Go San Diego Card provide multi-day passes for big savings on top attractions.  

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The best beaches, according to kids

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

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Discover You Child’s New Favorite Museum

Kids Free in October is back, this year, with 40+ museums. Here's the San Diego Museum Council's guide to exploring an unforgettable community of award-winning museums all over San Diego, with the whole family.

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Nighttime Zoo at the San Diego Zoo

Jun 16 - Sep 2, 2019

Stay after dark and celebrate summer during Nighttime Zoo presented by One Medical, June 16 through September 2. Enjoy live music, fun shows, animal encounters, food, and more!

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Cabrillo Festival

Sep 28 - Sep 29, 2019

Be a part of history and welcome 16th century explorer Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo as he steps ashore on Ballast Point during San Diego's Cabrillo Festival.

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Military Working Dogs

Jul 19, 2019 - ongoing

See the Military Working Dog exhibit showcasing the history, training, equipment and missions of Marine Corps military working dogs.

The Marine Corps launched its military dog program during WWII. Marine Corps dogs have participated in every deployment and war since that time. Military working dogs conduct searches of vehicles, open areas, and buildings for the detection of explosives or illegal drugs as well as for lost or wanted persons.

In addition to the exhibit on dogs, visitors can see 31 historical aircraft up close as well as artifacts from the earliest days of aviation to the present. 

Admission and parking are free. 

 

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Cheetah Safari

Feb 26, 2019 - ongoing

Witness the fastest land mammal up close and personal doing what it does best: run! Shiley's Cheetah Run, located near Lion Camp, is a unique, jaw-dropping experience for all guests that's included with Park admission. During Shiley's Cheetah Run, the sleek cat races on a straight 330-foot-long track that allows it to really stretch its legs and reach maximum speed of about 70 miles per hour.

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Nighttime Zoo at the San Diego Zoo

Jun 16 - Sep 2, 2019
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Cabrillo Festival

Sep 28 - Sep 29, 2019
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Military Working Dogs

Jul 19, 2019 - ongoing
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Cheetah Safari

Feb 26, 2019 - ongoing
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