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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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Featured Kids Free Hotel Offers

 
Town and Country Resort
Town and Country Resort

In the center of San Diego is the epicenter of family fun where kids slide and eat free.

Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa
Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa

This 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).

Bahia
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).

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.

Discover Mission Bay
Discover Mission Bay

Enjoy Kids Free October at 6 hotels on Mission Bay. Special activities on weekends including Live Music, hula lessons with Moana, Luke Skywalker Light Sabre Training and more.

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.

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

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Warm weather coupled with beautiful scenery makes San Diego the perfect place for family bike rides

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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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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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Wildlife Explorers Basecamp

Mar 11, 2022 - ongoing

Opening March 11th 2022

Welcome to four acres of wildlife adventure, all with one amazing goal: to encourage young Wildlife Explorers to learn about nature, actively play, encounter new species, and develop an empathy for wildlife. At Basecamp you can interact, climb, scramble, and jump in innovative nature play areas. Visit habitats from around the world from the desert dunes and old forest to the marsh meadows and lush rainforest. Learn by doing. And through a variety of one-of-a-kind experiences with animals, you’ll connect like never before to the natural world, and understand the importance of conserving wildlife. A world of explorative play and adventure awaits Wildlife Explorers of every age and size.

Feel what it’s like to be wild at Wildlife Explorers Basecamp.

Only at the San Diego Zoo.

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Behind-The-Scenes: Penguin Tours

Aug 19 - ongoing

Get up close to Birch Aquarium’s newest residents! Explore the ins and outs of Beyster Family Little Blue Penguins in this guided tour where you’ll venture behind the scenes in the Penguin Care and Conservation Center! Meet a member of Birch Aquarium’s animal care team alongside a penguin, discover what it takes to care for the world’s smallest penguins and learn how you can help protect this amazing animal. Tours are offered daily at 1:30 p.m. They are $100 for Birch Aquarium members and $115 for non-members which includes admission to the aquarium. For more information and to reserve your tour today visit the link below. 

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Lions Tigers & Bears Spooky Campover

Oct 28 - Oct 29, 2022

Enjoy a wild and ghoulish night under the stars with the rescued exotic animals of Lions Tigers & Bears.

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The best beaches, according to kids

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Kid-Friendly Bike Rides

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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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New Tuesday Guided Tours Led by Docent Historians

Mar 8 - ongoing
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Wildlife Explorers Basecamp

Mar 11, 2022 - ongoing
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Behind-The-Scenes: Penguin Tours

Aug 19 - ongoing
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Lions Tigers & Bears Spooky Campover

Oct 28 - Oct 29, 2022
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