Enjoy the festivities of this year’s 2020 Theme – The Twelve Days of Christmas. Be wowed by the procession of approximately 80 lavishly decorated boats that has become one of the most iconic events in the region. The procession starts at 5:30 p.m.
The San Diego Bay Parade of Lights is a time-honored holiday tradition brought to San Diego by the boating community. Continuing its long-standing San Diego tradition, the 49th annual San Diego Bay Parade of Lights promises to dazzle and entertain bayfront crowds during the evenings of December 13 and 20, 2020. Participants in this year’s highly anticipated holiday boat parade will decorate their boats to fit this year’s theme.
The San Diego Bay Parade of Lights is held two consecutive Sundays:
- Sunday, December 13, 2020
- Sunday, December 20, 2020
For more information and updates about the event, visit https://sdparadeoflights.org/
Join Del Mar for their annual holiday event – Santa by the Sea, A Holiday Event for the Family on Dec 6, 2020, from 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Take free pictures with Santa, enjoy treats, games and entertainment, plus a holiday tree lighting!
The holidays are here and Santa is making a stop in Del Mar Village! Come celebrate the holiday season as Santa joins us for an afternoon of jolly activities leading up to an annual Tree Lighting at 5pm. Holiday treats and refreshments will be available as well as fun-filled holiday crafts for all to enjoy. Design your own rad hat and write a letter to Santa’s workshop.
For more info, visit https://visitdelmarvillage.com/
Join and enjoy the 12th Annual Doggie Street Festival San Diego on November 21, 2020, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Liberty Station NTC Park.
This companion animal adopt-a-thon and fun celebration of our furry best friends present fantastic pet products and services, yummy eats, vet tips, speakers, music, kids area, auction prizes and much more. Bring your friendly dog. Become a Sponsor-Vendor-Volunteer-Auction Prize Provider.
Doggie Street Festival (DSF) is dedicated to increasing dog and cat adoption through its yearly Festival.
The event is designed to be an informative experience that promotes public awareness and educates on issues of responsible adoption, foster, spay/neuter and conscientious pet guardianship.
For more info, visit doggiestreetfestival.org
Getting ready for trout season? This would be a great kick-off! On Nov 7 – Nov 8, 2020 from 6:00 AM – 5:00 PM at the Santee Lakes Recreation Preserve 2,500 pounds of Rainbow Trout with large fish up to 12 pounds will be stocked.
There will be prizes for the top 5 largest fish caught over the two-day Trout Opening Event. Greg Even, coordinator for this event, said “This event is great for everyone, including families that want to spend some quality time together. It’s also perfect for sport fishermen because there will be some trophy fish included in the stock”.
You can win a 2-night Cabin Vacation if you catch a trout 5 pounds or larger and you will be entered into a drawing. If you catch a tagged Trout you will win a prize! Prizes include: fishing poles, tackle boxes, bicycles, camping gear and free fishing passes to Santee Lakes.
For more info, visit santeelakes.com
Join Día de los Muertos in Old Town San Diego. In Mexico and other Latin American countries, this holiday is considered to be one of the most important holidays of the year. This event celebrates the history, culture and heritage of the San Diego region and is believed that the unity between life and death is celebrated when families come together and offer hospitality to the spirits of their loved ones.
Old Town San Diego’s Día de los Muertos also holds a traditional procession each year on 2. This is a happy, festive, very artistic, and visually stimulating celebration, which is not in any way to be confused with Halloween. The event consists of three major themes: Remembrance, Community and Celebration.
Visit over 40 altars of remembrance presented in both traditional and contemporary ways, including a public altar where you are encouraged to participate by adding your own mementos and photos.
The San Diego Zombie Crawl is one of the Top 3 Halloween Events in Southern California with lots and lots of activities, food and fun! Experience the one-and-only 5-day event and gain access to 20+ insane costume parties in the famous Gaslamp Quarter on Oct 23 – Oct 31, 2020.
San Diego Zombie Crawl is the most thrilling and visitor-friendly way to experience the award-winning nightlife and dining the Gaslamp Quarter is famous for. Brace yourself for costume insanity, hosted adult treats, and spine chilling entertainment at the Top 20+ nightclubs and bars in San Diego’s main tourist attraction Gaslamp Quarter San Diego Nightlife, SINfamous for its night crawling operations.
This is a party (or should we say 20+ PARTIES included) you do NOT want to miss!
Visit their website sandiegozombiecrawl.com for more information.
Save this! Enjoy a week-long Festival of Food, Wine + Culture on November 8 – 15, 2020 at the Embarcadero Marina Park North and do not miss the Grand Tasting Finale on the stunning Embarcadero.
This is where sailboats and sandy beaches serve as the backdrop to one of the country’s most talked-about weeks in food. Featuring dozens of events, hundreds of domestic and international wineries, the celebration of craft beer and spirits, local culinary legends and nationally recognized celebrities.
Learn more about the event sandiegowineclassic.com
Come spread the light on Sep 26, 2020, from 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM at the Light the Water Lantern Festival. Experience a magical night with thousands of floating water lanterns.
Enjoy good food, lively entertainment, and a beautiful spectacle of twinkling lights with your family and friends. 1000 Lights Lantern Festival is an experience you don’t want to miss. The 1000 Lights Festival is a night unlike any other. Following entertainment, food, and games, thousands of floating lanterns are launched on tranquil water just after sunset, creating a twinkling array of beauty and inspiration
For more information, visit 1000lights.com
UNLIMITED food festival like you have never experienced – celebrating the pure magic of both tacos and burgers! Join the San Diego Reader on Saturday, November 7, 2020 at Golden Hill Park.
The San Diego Reader is pleased to invite you to the biggest clash of the cuisine festival, known as ‘Reader Tacotopia 2020: Tacos vs Burgers Presented by Anheuser-Busch’! The largest UNLIMITED taco and burger event in San Diego. At Tacos vs Burgers, we will take advantage of our SoCal surroundings by gathering the very best taco and burger vendors all in one place for your gastronomic pleasure. At the end of the day, attendees will ultimately decide who will win the Best Taco Award and the Best Burger Award. The unlimited taco and burger tastings, full-sized Anheuser-Busch beer pours and margaritas available at the bar, live music, Lucha Libre wrestling, lawn games and San Diego sun will make this our most popular event ever.
While you eat your weight in taco and burger tastings and bask in the San Diego sunshine, there will be Lucha libre wrestling, live music, a bar with beer, margaritas, and more! Proceeds from the bar will benefit The Greater Golden Hill Community Development Corporation.
*ALL PREVIOUSLY PURCHASED TICKETS WILL BE HONORED ON THE NEW DATE: NOVEMBER 7, 2020
Learn more about the event at readertacotopia.com
Do you love a margarita? beer? what about a run? This would be perfect for you! Enjoy a beautiful run beginning at Bayside Park through Bay Front Park and back to enjoy Mariachi folklórico delicious food and beer on September 20, 2020.
Starting line is at Bayside Park in Chula Vista. 999 Bayside Parkway, Chula Vista CA, 91910. This run will take through various parks at our Beautiful bayfront in Chula Vista and is a flat fast route. The event will take place within our Fiesta Festival, Vendors, Food, Tacos, Beer, Tequila Shots, Kids Activities and more. All part of your experience
- Ticket includes:
- Official Shirt
- 3 beer tickets
- Live Entertainment
For more information, visit eventbrite.com