Kids Free October San Diego

San Diego FREE October for kidsThe San Diego Museum Council is proud to bring back its popular program for families.
“Kids Free in October”, Presented by Time Warner Cable” is inviting families to enjoy free kids’ admission to more than 30 museums across San Diego County with an adult ticket purchase.

– The coupon allows up to two children 12 & under to get in FREE with one paid adult.
– Children must be accompanied by the adult during the visit.
– The coupon does not apply to specially ticketed events, special exhibitions/exhibits or field trips and cannot be combined with any other offer/discount/coupon.
– You must provide the coupon to the participating museum at time of use (but you can print out more!).
– Kids Free in October coupons are valid October 1–31, 2014.

San Diego Beer Week 2014

beer-glassesKick off San Diego Beer Week with tickets to the San Diego Brewers Guild Festival, Saturday November 7 & 8 2014 at the Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier in downtown San Diego next to the Midway Aircraft Carrier Museum.

The event raises funds for Surfrider Foundation, Fight ALD, and the San Diego Brewers Guild.

All-inclusive ticket includes unlimited beer samples offered throughout the evening coupled with unlimited food samples from local craft-beer friendly restaurants.

The best way to start off SD Beer Week is with a Two Day Pass, so you can enjoy the festivities on BOTH Friday and Saturday at a discount!

For $100:

  • One ticket for Friday night’s ‘VIP Brewer Takeover’ (6 – 9 PM)
  • One Premier Access pass for Saturday’s Guild Festival (1 – 5 PM) [$130 value!]

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Beer-ology at San Diego Musseum of Man

beer exhibit san diego museum of manModern civilization is beer civilization! Learn fascinating stories and see phenomenal artifacts that reveal the links between beer and culture, such as the solid gold beer cup of an Inca King.

Explore what ties beer to agriculture, cities, writing and religion. Find our what you have in common with pharaohs, Inca kings, ancient Sumerians and Amazonian headhunters.

Get tickets for the San Diego Museum of Man.

Also plan to attend the next beer tasting event: Hop Fest, June 19, 2014 from 6-8pm

Book a nearby hotel if you plan to taste all the different beers .

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Kids FREE in October at SeaWorld San Diego

Sea World San DiegoKids Free October | One Free Child Admission with One Full-Paid Adult | Valid October 1 – 31, 2013

That’s right. San Diego celebrates kids in October and Sea World is offering free child admission with each paid adult.

Enjoy all the Sea World attractions as well as an underwater fantasea at SeaWorld’s Halloween Spooktacular® weekends through Oct. 27.

Buy your tickets online and check out nearby hotels

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5 Days LEGOLAND California For Less Than the Price of 1 Day Resort Hopper

legoland water park funPurchase by August 31, 2013 and receive 5 consecutive days admission to LEGOLAND California, SEA LIFE Aquarium, and LEGOLAND Water Park for the price of 1!

First visit must occur on or before October 27th, 2013.

Save Now On LEGOLAND Tickets

San Diego Festival of Sail set for Labor Day Weekend

01The Maritime Museum of San Diego will host the 2013 Festival of Sail in downtown along the Embarcadero Aug. 30 – Sept. 2. 

More than 20 tall ships and other marine vessels from around the world will sail into San Diego Bay for the event.

Visit the haunted sailing ship Star of India

For only $5, guests ages 3 years and up will gain admission to the Maritime Museum, tour the tall ships, be treated to live entertainment at the Festival of Sail main stage, sample food and drink, enjoy a family activity area and petting zoo, and shop for one-of-a-kind items among more than 150 festival vendors.   

Activities scheduled to take place throughout the weekend include a parade of sail, Napoleonic cannon firings, a kids zone, access to the San Salvador village and build site, a variety of singing and music with performances by Eve Selis among others, dance troops, traditional sea chanteys and Khmer Chayam dancers will help celebrate the international theme of the festival.

Guests can experience a cannon battle at sea and witness naval warfare from the age of sail. Several ships will engage in cannon battle reenactments on San Diego Bay during the festival. An additional purchased ticket is required for this activity only.

The festival officially kicks off with a majestic parade of tall ships on Thursday, Aug. 29 starting at 11:00 a.m. Ships should be docked by 2:00 p.m. at the Maritime Museum after the completion of the parade.

All ships will be open for viewing starting at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 30.

For more information about the 2013 Festival of Sail and a detailed schedule of activities, call Robyn Gallant at 619-234-9153 ext. 123.

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Summer in the Park Concerts – University Heights, San Diego

For those Trolley Barn Concert fans, the season is almost here.
The Summer in the Park concerts begin on Friday, July 5 with Rodello’s Machine, an Acoustic Folk/Rock Band. In addition to live music, Friends of the UH Library Book Sales will offer many titles at low prices, and Mrs. Frostie will be back with her ice cream delights. Sponsored by the University Heights Community Development Corp. (UHCDC), with the financial support of its many co-sponsors and community donors, the 17th Annual Free Concert Series will be five-fun-filled Friday evenings on Adams Avenue.
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