The Big List Of Things To Do In San Diego This WeekendSee + Do December 19th to 22nd
Thursday, December 19
A holiday tradition for the entire family, little ones are invited to participate in the Teddy Bear Teas, followed by a visit from Santa Claus. Holiday beverages, premium teas, fresh house-made pastries, and desserts will be available.
Experience the enchantment of a winter wonderland as flakes of white snow float down from above for a picture-perfect holiday moment with family & friends.
Enjoy a morning of entertainment for children, including a visit with Santa, a delicious hot breakfast, special up-close encounters with Wild Wonders animal friends, face-painting, cookie and ornament making and more!
Join Moonshine Beach for the 6th Annual California Country Christmas, an annual toy drive and concert that benefits underprivileged families. This year’s lineup features live music from over a dozen bands, including Daniel Bonte, Eli V, Morgan Leigh Band, Amanda Kate, Scotty Mac, and The Joy Reunion.
The Westin and Sheraton Carlsbad Resort & Spa are bringing holiday cheer to North County this year. The dual resort will transform into a Southern California winter wonderland to host its annual Holiday Nights
The magic of the holidays meets the magic of the underwater world at Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego during Seas ‘n’ Greetings, a month-long holiday celebration featuring SEAsonal activities for the whole family.
Friday, December 20
Families are invited to join us for Polar Bear Tea in the oceanfront ballroom of Hotel Del Coronado. Guests are treated to a classic tea experience with a fun family twist.
Sip a cup of holiday cheer in The Westgate’s Bordeaux Room. A melodious harp will accompany a spread of holiday beverages, premium teas, house-made petit fours, and canapés.
The ice cream magicians at Stella Jean’s have a special Christmas flavor to be released on December 20th – Eggnog and Gingerbread featuring an eggnog base with Stella Jean’s house-made gingerbread cookie.
Celebrate the holidays with Jingle Roast at Hotel del Coronado! Cozy up by your private beach bonfire with Santa hats and choose from a full menu of roasted favorites from s’mores to fireside franks and more.
Grab your Santa + Elves costumes and join the JuneShine crew for a classic Ocean Beach Bar Crawl this weekend!
Saturday, December 21
Show up in your best holiday attire and sip on some Claws with us! First 200 Guests in the door get their first White Claw on us! We’ll have awesome drink specials, fun giveaways, and photo ops with Bad Santa for you all night long.
Spend the day with us in Mexico’s wine country tasting Baja wines + dinning Valle de Guadalupe style in an outdoor campestre restaurant with vineyard views.
THE MED’s award-winning afternoon tea returns for the holidays. Enjoy a variety of teas, delectable sandwiches and homemade sweets set to ocean views and elevate your experience with champagne selections.
Feeding the Soul Foundation is a non-profit organization that promotes creative generosity by highlighting the talent of local musicians to cultivate community and to raise money and awareness for local causes.
Gather round in Le Fontainebleau for a bountiful breakfast buffet featuring seasonal favorites where little ones will be treated with a special visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus.
Belmont Park is getting into the spirit of the season this year with its first annual Winter Wonder holiday spectacular on weekends from Dec. 1 through Jan. 5th.
Sunday, December 22
The Wonderspaces VR Showcase offers visitors an opportunity to experience four extraordinary virtual reality short films – previously seen at festivals including Sundance, Tribeca, and SXSW – during the course of a one-hour visit.
San Diegans are invited to Liberty Station to celebrate the annual Hanukkah & Menorah Lighting. The holiday festivities, in partnership with Chabad of Downtown San Diego and Chabad of Pacific Beach, will take place in between THE LOT and Rady Children’s Ice Rink.
Get into the festive spirit at the Lafayette Hotel for their final Film & Float of 2019 with Viewer’s Choice pick for holiday flick: ELF.
See you there!