San Diego may not get a lot of snow or cold weather, but locals sure know how to get into the holiday spirit! Visitors far and wide can have the best of both worlds by enjoying the winter festivities with some pretty mild temperatures. If you’re going to visit San Diego this December, you don’t want to miss out on the following yuletide events. The staff at the Pacific Inn San Diego is getting in the spirit of the season a little early this year, and they recommend tourists join in the fun with these holly jolly celebrations!
Coronado Christmas Parade & Open House – December 5th
This event is free to enjoy and includes a snow mountain, carolers, and ice skating at the Hotel Del Coronado. Head over to the Coronado Ferry Landing and witness an appearance by Santa himself. Families can watch the Coronado Christmas parade before the Christmas tree is lit at Rotary Plaza. Live music will also be available from the Community Band.
December Nights – December 5th and 6th
As one of the most popular events that attracts thousands of locals each year, December Nights is a truly magical experience in Balboa Park. Entry is free and guests are welcome to enjoy various meals from around the world while browsing different booths for Christmas crafts and fare. Several musical and dance performances will be showcased from the San Diego Civic Youth Ballet and the San Diego Junior Theatre.
Annual Little Italy Tree Lighting & Christmas Village – December 5th – 16th
For a true Italian Christmas in the heart of San Diego, guests can explore Little Italy for a tree lighting ceremony that provides plenty of photo opportunities for tourists. The event will be held on W. Fir between India and Kettner, and Santa will arrive at 4:30pm. Guests can enjoy munching on Italian cookies, coffee, and cider that will be handed out on the streets for a great way to get in the holiday spirit.
Christmas is a special time of year for family and friends, and the staff at the San Diego Pacific Inn hopes you will include us in your holiday celebrations. Our affordable accommodations put you in the center of the action in San Diego, which means you’ll always be near the fun and excitement the city has to offer. Book your stay in any of our comfortable rooms and enjoy the complimentary climate control and fresh coffee during those brisk November and December nights. Go online or call a festive Reservation Manager today at 1-800-571-2933 today.