Plenty of lights, Santa, festive shows, and music are the symbols of a fun holiday season about to begin. San Diego’s holidays are always packed with events including parades, light displays and much more. These are 6 events we picked that you should attend during this season in San Diego.
Tree Lighting at La Valencia with La Jolla
The 7th annual Sea of Lights Illuminates the La Valencia with millions of lights, starting 27th of November. A Tree lighting ceremony will be held in their La Sala lounge with homemade cookies, warm holiday beverages, and crafts. The actual tree lighting will be followed with live entertainment including a performance from the La Jolla Country Day school Madrigal singers. Don’t miss it.
Balboa Park December Nights
Balboa Park is hosting a two-day holiday celebration of food and entertainment for their 41st consecutive year of December nights. The nation’s largest urban cultural park, open the doors of their numerous museums and cultural institutions for free.
The night festivities include live music, holiday light displays, theatre, and delicious food from around the world. The dates are December 7 and December 8. Be there!
San Diego Bay Parade of Lights
The theme of the 46th annual San Diego Bay Parade of Lights is ‘Tropical Islands Christmas’. It features private boats decorated with holiday lights and sailing along the waters of San Diego Bay. The dates are December 9 and December 16 and fireworks are sure to follow the parade.
Oceanside Parade of Lights
On December 8, Fishing boats, sailboats, yachts, and kayaks will dress up for the holidays and circle the Oceanside Harbor. The best viewing point at the Oceanside Parade of Lights is along the side of the Ocean Harbor near the fishing dock. You surely don’t want to miss this for anything.
Breakfast with Santa at Neiman Marcus
This holiday season, you can enjoy a wonderful breakfast at the Zodiac restaurant inside Neiman Marcus while Santa and carolers roam the room. The dates are December 8 and December 15. After the breakfast, a professional photographer will be on site to take pictures of everyone with Santa with the store’s holiday décor as background.
SeaWorld San Diego’s Christmas Celebration
This holiday season, SeaWorld San Diego’s Christmas Celebration is packed with interesting events from November 17 to January 6. It features a Santa Christmas Village filled with Christmas décor and bright lights where you can meet Santa and Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer.
The park will also be brimming with yuletide cheer, as Christmas characters meet and mingle with guests. A million low-energy holiday lights will accompany the nights’ festivities.
You have to check out these events this holiday whether you are in San Diego on vacation or you are looking for fun family experiences here.
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