San Diego is amazing during the holiday season. While most of the country is under a sheet of ice or a blanket of snow, America’s Finest City is experiencing another day in paradise, with temperatures in the 60s or 70s in late December. It’s no reason the holidays are one of the best times to visit San Diego. Not to mention, there are some festive holiday events that you shouldn’t miss. Here are a few can’t-miss holiday favorites in and around San Diego. And, the best part is, more of them are free!
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Old Town Trolley’s Holiday Lights and Sights Tour
The Old Town Trolley at Old Town Market is a fun ride any time of year, but during the holiday season it takes on a whole new level of joy. Join a sing-along with Elf conductors as they give out neat holiday facts and traditions. Enjoy a 15-minute stop at Seaport Village for holiday festivities. See the festive holiday lights of Old Town, Embarcadero, Seaport Village, Balboa Park and more. It’s an enjoyable ride at any age!