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In Our Own Backyard

Belmont Park Has It All!
2 weeks ago

Belmont Park Has It All!

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Fun for Everyone

Mission Beach’s iconic wooden Giant Dipper Roller Coaster has been a fixture in San Diego for nearly 95 years. While the coaster and some other historic elements …
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Enjoy a Colorful San Diego Spring This Year
2 months ago

Enjoy a Colorful San Diego Spring This Year

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Our Backyard in Bloom

After an unusually rainy winter, San Diego should look forward to a beautifully blooming spring. Gardens and greenery can be found all over the city, from …
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Local Stages Shine During San Diego Theatre Week
5 months ago

Local Stages Shine During San Diego Theatre Week

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It’s Showtime!

Home to renowned institutions like The Old Globe and La Jolla Playhouse, which together have sent more than 50 productions to Broadway, San Diego has earned its reputation …
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San Diego’s Haunted Houses Offer Thrills and Chills
8 months ago

San Diego’s Haunted Houses Offer Thrills and Chills

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BOO!

Get ready to get spooky this fall! Whether you’re looking for family-friendly chills or the scare of a lifetime, San Diego offers a variety of haunted experiences this Halloween …
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Enjoy Everything Mission Bay Has to Offer This Summer
10 months ago

Enjoy Everything Mission Bay Has to Offer This Summer

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On Land and In the Water

Sweet summertime in San Diego means sunshine, lazy beach days, and outdoor barbecues. With its 27 miles of shoreline, grassy parks, playgrounds, and breathtaking …
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Summer Fun Returns at the San Diego County Fair
1 year ago

Summer Fun Returns at the San Diego County Fair

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A Sweet Affair

One of San Diego’s most beloved traditions returns on June 1. The San Diego County Fair – whose theme this year is How Sweet It Is! – …
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Explore Scenic Bike Routes All Around San Diego
1 year ago

Explore Scenic Bike Routes All Around San Diego

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Springtime Riding

Springtime in San Diego is a warm, colorful haven. With near perfect weather, shady trees, and the dazzling Pacific Ocean to the west, San Diego is the ultimate …
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Join in the Lunar New Year Festivities
1 year ago

Join in the Lunar New Year Festivities

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Year of the Dog

The ancient lunisolar calendar – which is governed by both the moon phase and the time of the solar year – has been used by many …
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Enjoy the Sights and Lights this Season in the Best-Decorated Local Neighborhoods
2 years ago

Enjoy the Sights and Lights this Season in the Best-Decorated Local Neighborhoods

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Winter Lights

As the weather turns colder, San Diegans pull boxes out of storage and get ready to brighten up the winter season. The tradition of decorating homes with electric lights …
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Explore the Open Skies at  San Diego’s Aviation Museums
2 years ago

Explore the Open Skies at San Diego’s Aviation Museums

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On the Wing

San Diego’s known for its ocean views, but there’s also plenty to see if you look to the skies. Local aviation museums provide unique insights into science, technology, …
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