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Little Italy Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

| December 1, 2019 | 0 Comments
Little Italy Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

From 4 to 8 p.m., Saturday, December 7, the Little Italy Association will host its 21st Annual Little Italy Tree Lighting and Christmas Village. This year, Little Italy will make exciting enhancements to the event with the reveal of a new custom-designed Christmas tree by California-artist, Joshua Hubert. The 25-foot tall Christmas tree, located in the center of Piazza […]

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Winter Wonder to Spread Holiday Cheer

| December 1, 2019 | 0 Comments
Winter Wonder to Spread Holiday Cheer

Belmont Park, San Diego’s iconic beachfront amusement park, brings families and friends together for the holiday season with its first annual Winter Wonder holiday spectacular on weekends from December 1 through January 5, 2020. The 94-year-old beachside park will offer a day-and-night experience, featuring a holiday toy drive, 10 to 15-foot-tall holiday-themed sculptures, a free […]

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DixiePops is Now Serving Ice Cream Pies

| December 1, 2019 | 0 Comments
DixiePops is Now Serving Ice Cream Pies

Holiday ice cream pies are perfect for the holidays DixiePops’ owner, Dixie Hall, has announced that she is now making ice cream pies to the delight of her many customers. The idea for ice cream pies came about after several regular customers started asking for them. And, as Hall found out, it was not easy […]

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San Diego’s Parade of Lights

| December 1, 2019 | 0 Comments
San Diego’s Parade of Lights

The 48th annual San Diego Bay Parade of Lights promises to dazzle and entertain bayfront crowds during the evenings of December 8 and 15, 2019. On both days, the procession will start at 5 p.m. and follow the predetermined parade route. This year, for the fourth time, the parade will proceed to the pier at […]

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San Diego’s Christmas and Holiday Events

| December 1, 2019 | 0 Comments
San Diego’s Christmas and Holiday Events

Chula Vista Starlight Parade and Children’s Faire returns from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday, December 7, to jumpstart your holiday season. 100+ parade participants will be on site, including festive floats, marching bands, carolers, classic cars and Santa Claus. The City of Chula Vista welcomes all to attend the festive Starlight Parade as it […]

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Historic San Diego Civic Youth Ballet Presents “The Nutcracker”

| November 4, 2019 | 0 Comments
Historic San Diego Civic Youth Ballet Presents “The Nutcracker”

San Diego Civic Youth Ballet (SDCYB), founded in 1945 is celebrating almost 75 years as the resident classical ballet school in Balboa Park, and is again presenting “The Nutcracker” from Wednesday, December 11 through Sunday, December 22 at the Casa Del Prado Theater, located at 1800 Village Place.   You are invited to take an […]

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Little Italy Tree Lighting & Christmas Village

| November 4, 2019 | 0 Comments
Little Italy Tree Lighting & Christmas Village

Families, friends and neighbors are invited to kick-off the holiday season with festive fun in San Diego’s Little Italy at the 21st Annual Little Italy Tree Lighting and Christmas Village on Saturday, December 7th from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. This year, the Little Italy neighborhood will make exciting enhancements to the event with the reveal […]

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Kate Sessions Birthday Celebration in Balboa Park Invites Tree Lovers to “Plant It Forward”

| November 4, 2019 | 0 Comments
Kate Sessions Birthday Celebration in Balboa Park Invites Tree Lovers to “Plant It Forward”

The Balboa Park Conservancy encourages San Diego families and tree lovers of all ages to help Plant It Forward at a new annual event in honor of Kate Sessions’s birthday and Balboa Park’s vital urban forest from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, November 9. The family-friendly celebration in Morley Field at Jacaranda Place is the […]

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Liberty Station’s Tree Lighting and Holiday Festivities, Nov. 29

| November 4, 2019 | 0 Comments
Liberty Station’s Tree Lighting and Holiday Festivities, Nov. 29

Liberty Station invites the community to celebrate the season at its 2019 Salute the Season main event, the Liberty Station Tree Lighting and Holiday Festivities, taking place in the North Promenade on Friday, Nov. 29, from 4 to 9 p.m. Visitors will enjoy a magical evening of the iconic 88-foot Norfolk pine tree lighting as well as live […]

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Rady Children’s Ice Rink at Liberty Station Returns for the Holiday Season

| November 4, 2019 | 0 Comments
Rady Children’s Ice Rink at Liberty Station Returns for the Holiday Season

San Diegans are invited to skate their way through the holiday season at the Rady Children’s Ice Rink at Liberty Station, which begins Thursday, November 14 and runs through Sunday, January 5, 2020.  The ice rink will be open seven days a week from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., with the exception of Thanksgiving and […]

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