There are always a lot of great, entertaining things to do in San Diego and holidays bring out some of the city’s best events. Here are a few fun ways to enjoy your Memorial Day weekend while in San Diego.
San Diego Surf Film Festival
May 22nd & 23rd
This popular film festival held at the Sherwood Auditorium will feature more than 20 films with many of the filmmakers attending the festival themselves. There will also be workshops, live music, a surf art gallery, live art, and after parties.
Santee Street Fair & Craft Beer Festival
Free and open to all ages, this festival attracts thousands of people. The event will have carnival rides, live music, and 300 food and vendor booths.
Memorial Day BBQ Brunch Cruise
For those that love being on the water, Hornblower Cruises will be hosting this 2-hour scenic tour of the San Diego Bay. The cruise includes free-flowing champagne, a full brunch buffet, dessert buffet, a live DJ, and boarding is just around the corner from several Little Italy San Diego hotels.
3rd Annual EOD Warrior 5k
This annual 5k is a healthy and fun way to raise funds for the Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Warrior Foundation. The race will be held at NTC Park at Liberty Station and will include a silent auction.
San Diego Memorial Day Jazz Festival
A great event for music lovers, this three-day jazz festival will feature some of the biggest artist in the industry including R. Kelly, Toni Braxton, Elan Trotman, and more.
Legacy Week at USS Midway
The USS Midway will be hosting its annual Legacy Week celebration for Memorial Day weekend that includes special family activities. The USS midway is the longest serving Navy aircraft and there are 60 exhibits throughout the aircraft carrier.
Hotels for Memorial Day Weekend in San Diego book up fast!! If you’re looking for a hotel room in downtown San Diego, look no further than the Pacific Inn Hotel & Suites. You’ll be able to walk to plenty of MDW events, and we offer great discounts (even during special holidays) so you’ll have more money in your pocket for the fun stuff. Call us today at 1-800-571-2933 to hear more about our great rates!