Celebrate the holidays in San Diego where the spirit of the city comes alive this season. Create new traditions while enjoying fun holiday events, festivals, music and local cuisine. Enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner with the family, see the twinkling Christmas lights, shop for that perfect gift and celebrate the New Year. Book our San Diego holiday specials at Holiday Inn Bayside and make memories to last a lifetime.
This package includes free hotel parking, 2pm late checkout based on availability, discount shopping pass to Seaport Village, San Diego commemorative magnet keepsake, holiday cookies and choice of milk or hot cocoa packet per person.
For over 30 years, this community holiday parade, less than ten minutes away, has been a local favorite. This seaside community's parade features classic Woodies and Santa decked out in beachwear. Would you expect anything else?
Date: Saturday, December 3, 2016
Location/Address: Newport Avenue, Ocean Beach, San Diego
In its 45th year, this boat parade is a can't-miss event. Bundle up, grab some hot chocolate or other libation, and find a perch along San Diego's beautiful Big Bay. Boats of every shape and size in this sailing parade will be decorated in brilliant holiday lights. This year's theme is "It Begins with a Roar" to honor the San Diego Zoo's 100th anniversary.
Date: Sunday, December 11, 2016 and Sunday, December 18, 2016
Dr. Seuss's How the Grinch Stole Christmas is a long-running holiday favorite. This classic tale is brought to life with unique costumes, whimsical music, and holiday magic. A must-see for every family.
Date: Saturday, November 5 - Monday, December 26, 2016
Location/Address: Old Globe Theater, Balboa Park. 1363 Old Globe Way, San Diego, CA 92101
Each year, SeaWorld transforms into a charming holiday land filled with fun for all ages. Visit Santa at his workshop, meet his reindeer, watch holiday-themed shows, or have breakfast with Santa and Shamu!
Date: Saturday, November 19, 2016 - Sunday, January 1, 2017
Location/Address: SeaWorld San Diego. 500 SeaWorld Drive, San Diego, CA 92109
The Holiday Bowl wouldn't be the same without the pre-game parade! Enjoy America's largest balloon parade set in downtown San Diego with the beautiful Big Bay as a backdrop. Enjoy college bands, dancing, merriment, and of course the balloons!
Date: Tuesday,December 27, 2016, 10 am
Location/Address: Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101