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Kids Free San Diego

This October, San Diego is a Kid’s Paradise

Photo By Myles McGuinness

Family Fun in the Sun

All October long, kids eat, stay, and play for free, while parents enjoy great deals and big-time savings on attractions, museums, meals and more. So, c’mon, unforgettable family memories are waiting to be made in San Diego. Plan your trip today!

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Featured Kids Free Hotel Offers

 
Town and Country Resort
Town and Country Resort

Kids Slide & Eat Free

Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina
Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina

Great savings for your family! Children (12 and under) enjoy a free kid’s meal with a paying adult at our restaurants (excludes Marina Market) during the month of October.

Bahia Resort Hotel
Bahia Resort Hotel

This October, hotel guests can dine at Dockside 1953 for a free kid's meal and enjoy one complimentary paddleboard or kayak rental (restrictions apply).

Catamaran Resort Hotel & Spa
Catamaran Resort Hotel & Spa

SThis October, hotel guests can dine at Oceana Coastal Kitchen for a free kid's meal and enjoy one complimentary paddleboard or kayak rental (restrictions apply).

San Diego Mission Bay Resort
San Diego Mission Bay Resort

Dig in at San Diego Mission Bay Resort with the whole family. Enjoy 1 kid meal per adult meal purchased at Solrisa, Plaza Del Sol, or Covewood Restaurant.

Kings Inn
Kings Inn

Stay in Style at the Kings Inn—Kids Eat Free at Our Two Restaurants (The Waffle Spot & Amigo Spot). Enjoy our Sparkling Pool, Hot Tub, Gym, and Bar. Use Promo Code: KIDSFREE

Ocean Park Inn
Ocean Park Inn

Check in to our reimagined guestrooms during Kids Free Month and receive a free Welcome Goodie Bag for kids, along with 15% off an extended stay of three nights or more.

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Museum Month

Feb 7 - Feb 29, 2024

It’s back! San Diego Museum Month means celebration time from Thursday, February 1 - 29! Maritime Museum of San Diego, along with more than 60 other museums throughout San Diego County are offering half-priced admission with the San Diego Museum Pass! Pick up your pass at participating San Diego area libraries in February or download it directly or you phone.

Visit sandiegomuseumcouncil.org for more details and to download your pass starting February 1, 2024. ½ price Museum Month passes are valid on general admission. Limit 4. Boating and/or sailing experience additional. 

This offer. may not be combined with any other offer. Limit one pass per group. Not valid for on-line ticket purchase.

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Californian Tall Ship Adventure.

Feb 8 - ongoing

The Maritime Museum of San Diego invites you to join us for Tall Ship adventure sailing! This is a four-hour adventure history sail aboard the schooner Californian.
The Californian is a replica of a gold rush era revenue cutter and the Official Tall Ship of the State of California.

Arrive early to take in your general admission visit to the entire fleet and exhibits, then set sail! 

Join the crew in sailing a traditionally rigged tall ship! Passengers will be invited to haul a line, man the helm and watch the crew as they scamper up and down the rigging to set and furl the sails. Listen as the Californian’s crew relates the history of sailing and exploration in San Diego, tales of whaling and sea otter trade, local sea battles, the art of ship’s gunnery, life at sea and more.

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Haydn Voyages: Music at the Maritime

May 19, 2024

Concerts at Maritime Museum of San Diego Offer a Unique Mix of Music on the Water


The Hausmann Quartet and Maritime Museum of San Diego are excited to partner to present the ninth season of Haydn Voyages: Music at the Maritime, a quarterly concert series performed aboard one of the Museum’s historic world-class vessels, the 1898 steam ferryboat Berkeley that operated for 60 years on San Francisco Bay. More information about the series and waterfront venue can be found here

https://sdmaritime.org/visit/public-events/concert-series/

 

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Boarded! Pirate Adventure on 16th Century Galleon

Jan 29 - Mar 22, 2024

This hilarious interactive show puts visitors right in the middle of the pirate action. Participants will be sworn in as part of the ship crew, trained how to navigate, sword fight, bail water from a sinking ship, escape from the King’s Jail, swab the deck and other pirate skills. Performances are 90 minutes.

Choose from two show times at 10:30 a.m. and 12:45 p,m. (please check-in 15~30 minutes before)

General admission included making the experience an excellent value and opportunity to explore the waterfront museum fleet and exhibits before or after your Boarded experience.

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Feb 8 - ongoing
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Haydn Voyages: Music at the Maritime

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Boarded! Pirate Adventure on 16th Century Galleon

Jan 29 - Mar 22, 2024
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