‘Tis the season for San Diego! Celebrate the holidays in San Diego with these festive top things to do, New Year’s Eve parties, an exciting bowl game and more.
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When: December 26-30, 2019
The annual Holiday Food Truck Festival serves up gourmet food from 15 of San Diego’s top food trucks, along with free live entertainment and fun activities for families. Food trucks will be in the park beginning at 12 noon, with live entertainment and other activities starting at 2:00pm.
When: December 26, 2019
America’s Largest Balloon Parade! Marching bands, floats, drill teams and giant balloons parade down San Diego’s beautiful waterfront in celebration of the Holiday Bowl.
When: December 27, 2019
Don’t miss America’s Finest Bowl Experience! This signature San Diego event annually showcases a thrilling game between some of college football’s most competitive conferences, the Big Ten and the Pac-12.
When: Thru December 29, 2019
San Diego’s Arts and Culture groups have dozens of holiday-themed activities and events that celebrate all San Diego has to offer during December.
When: December 31, 2019
From grand and glamorous to intimate and romantic to family-friendly, there is a New Year’s Eve event just for you. The possibilities are endless. Make this the best year yet by starting your year off with a trip to San Diego.
When: January 1-5, 2020
Where the cars are the stars! The San Diego International Auto Show features the widest variety of new vehicles under one roof.
When: Thru January 5, 2020
San Diego’s world-class attractions get all decked out for the holidays. Enjoy plenty of lights, appearances by Santa, festive shows, music and more.
When: Thru January 5, 2019
A stay in San Diego during the holidays is includes everything from seaside skating, Christmas trees, dinners with Santa and more at the festive hotel events. Plus, you’ll also find great deals all season long. Save with hotel rates starting at just $99 from November 25 to January 5! ‘Tis the season for San Diego.
When: Thru January 26, 2020
Thanks to year-round moderate temperatures, getting outdoors during the holidays is a San Diego pastime. Enjoy ice skating by the ocean, cheer on your favorite team during a bowl game, or push yourself with a physical challenge like running a marathon. Or simply stroll along the beach and enjoy the warmth of the season, San Diego style.
When: Thru April, 2020
Experience the magic of migrating whales year-round off the coast of San Diego! Whether you’re looking to get up close and personal or witness whales from the shore, there are tons of ways to enjoy these magnificent creatures here in California’s Beach City.