Events from December 22, 2017

  • From December 22, 2017 5:00 pm until December 22, 2017 8:00 pm
    At 11655 Riverside Dr #155, Lakeside, CA 92040, USA Categories: Community Activities
    Fridays, 5-8 pm. Regular admission prices apply. www.funbelievableplay.com.
  • From December 22, 2017 10:00 am until December 22, 2017 5:00 pm
    At 1875 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101, USA Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos
    This new exhibit lets you explore the evolution of gaming, from arcade classics to iconic console-based games through today’s indie hits. Get the chance to play more than 100 games (no quarters needed)! Open daily; visit website for hours and admission.
  • From December 22, 2017 10:00 am until December 22, 2017 11:00 am
    At 1649 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101, USA Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos
    This weekly story time brings a book to life with operating trains, paints, puppets and more. Fridays, 10-11 am. Free with admission. www.sdmrm.org.
  • On December 22, 2017
    At 500 Sea World Dr, San Diego, CA 92109, USA Categories: Animals, Movies, Science
    Take an underwater dive to virtually swim with killer whales at SeaWorld courtesy of this film that uses VR (virtual reality) technology and stereoscopic 360-degree video. Showing daily; visit website for park hours and admission.
  • On December 22, 2017
    At 1363 Old Globe Way, San Diego, CA 92101, USA Categories: Theatre, Christmas
    The Old Globe Theatre is once again transformed into snow-covered Whoville, right down to the last can of Who-hash! Enjoy songs like Santa for a Day, You’re a Mean One, Mr. Grinch and Welcome, Christmas (Fah Who Doraze), the delightful carol from the animated version. Nov. 4-Dec. 24; visit website for schedule. Tickets start at $24. Balboa Park. www.theoldglobe.org.
  • On December 22, 2017
    At 1 Legoland Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92008, USA Categories: Holiday
    Live entertainment, twinkling lights and festive cheer await guests during this annual celebration. Enjoy the nightly lighting of the park’s LEGO Christmas tree. Nov. 18-Jan. 1; visit website for hours and admission.
  • On December 22, 2017
    At 9449 Friars Rd, San Diego, CA 92108 Categories: Community Activities, Holiday, Christmas
    Travel around the globe for the holidays as you view the largest display of traditional Chinese lanterns outside of China, inspired by international landscapes from all over the world. Also, check out Cirque du Soleil-level acrobatics, more than 35 carnival rides, international cuisine, shopping, games and holiday-themed activities. Through Jan. 7; visit website for complete schedule and tickets. www.globalwonderland.com.
  • On December 22, 2017
    At 1500 Orange Ave., Coronado Categories: Holiday, Outdoors
    Skate to your heart’s content on Hotel del Coronado’s outdoor ice rink that boasts breathtaking views of the Pacific and Coronado Beach. Nov. 23-Jan. 1; visit website for complete schedule. $30 includes skate rental. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Make-A-Wish San Diego.
  • On December 22, 2017
    At 2300 Expedition Way, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos, Holiday, Christmas
    The Birch Aquarium transforms into a wonderland full of SEAsonal activities for the family. Deck the Hall (of Fishes) and get into the holiday spirit with music, crafts and special appearances by Scuba Santa. Dec. 1-31, 9 am-5 pm. Visit website for admission. www.aquarium.ucsd.edu.
  • On December 22, 2017
    At 4040 Twiggs St, San Diego, CA 92110, USA Categories: FREE, Christmas
    Experience this holiday classic adapted from Charles Dickens' timeless tale. Enjoy original music, puppetry, live sound effects and more. Nov. 29-Dec. 24; visit website for schedule. www.cygnettheatre.com.
  • On December 22, 2017
    Enjoy lots of holiday cheer here: http://www.sandiegofamily.com/things-to-do/seasonal-happenings/1060-december-holiday-events-and-winter-camps#dec8
  • On December 22, 2017
    At 2875 Dewey Rd, San Diego, CA 92106, USA Categories: Holiday, Skating, Christmas
    Rink open until Jan. 7, 10 am-10 pm (closed on Christmas Day). $12-$14 includes skates. Net proceeds benefit the Rady Children’s Hospital’s Peckham Center for Cancer & Blood Disorders. www.radychildrensicerink.org. 
  • On December 22, 2017
    At 230 Quail Gardens Dr, Encinitas, CA 92024, USA Categories: Holiday, Christmas
    Visit the San Diego Botanic Garden at night as 100,000 sparkling lights illuminate various areas. Also, entertainment, horse-drawn wagon rides and snow for sledding (on select evenings), crafts, Santa visits (Dec. 2-23), a Nutcracker display and more. Dec. 2-23 & 26-30, 5-9 pm. $5-$20; additional fees for some activities. www.sdbgarden.org.
  • On December 22, 2017
    At 2920 Zoo Dr, San Diego, CA 92101, USA Categories: Animals, Holiday, Christmas
    . Go wild at the San Diego Zoo’s annual celebration where guests are treated to seasonal decorations, animal experiences, costumed characters, live entertainment and more. See the Zoo aglow with holiday cheer and join activities that are sure to keep the whole family jolly. Today until Jan. 1; visit website for hours. Free with Zoo admission. Balboa Park. www.sandiegozoo.org.
  • From October 21, 2017 10:00 am until March 11, 2018 5:00 pm
    At 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101, USA Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos
    This educational exhibit for children explores the inventiveness and power of Frida Kahlo’s work. It is composed of multiple modules based on Kahlo’s life and Casa Azul, her residence in Mexico City that furnished an important part of her artistic identity. Opens Oct. 21. Included with admission.
  • From September 26, 2017 10:00 am until March 31, 2018 5:00 pm
    At 1350 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101, USA Categories: Museums, Galleries and Zoos, Animals
    This interactive exhibit uncovers the complex and dynamic relationships between humans and animals over time and across cultures. Open daily, 10 am-5 pm. $6-$13; under 3 free.
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