Local Events and Experiences - December 2021
Jingle Terrace Park
The City's annual drive-thru event features holiday-themed light displays. Visitors will be captivated by the displays of holiday lights depicting many of Vista’s special and unique amenities. Bring a Food Donation in Support of the San Diego Food Bank. 5:30-9pm / Brengle Terrace Park, Vista See Website for schedule.
Nov. 26-Dec. 23
Encinitas Holiday Parade
Participants be on floats, on foot, in cars, and marching in bands while spectators cheer them along Coast Highway 101. The 2021 parade theme is “Encinitas Rocks!”. 5:30-7:30pm / Coast Highway 101 / Website.
Snow N Glow Holiday Festival
You can snow tube down our giant Snow Hill made with real snow! There will also be an open area to play in the snow. Our Winter Wonderland glowing lights are here to make your holidays bright. Holidays in Your Car: Experience a separate holiday light display from the comfort and safety of your vehicle! Igloo private party rentals are available to create your perfect Holiday experience. Space is limited! 4-10pm / Del Mar Fairgrounds / Website.
Dec. 4-Jan. 2
Oceanside Harbor Parade of Lights
Fishing boats, sail boats, yachts, kayaks and dingys dressed up in holiday swag and circle the Oceanside Harbor to enchant onlookers at the harbor, restaurants and beach. One of the best viewing spots is along the side of the Oceanside Harbor near the fishing dock and police station. 8am-5pm / Oceanside Harbor / Website.
Boarded! A New Pirate Adventure
This hilarious interactive show puts visitors right in the middle of the pirate action. Participants will be sworn in as part of the ship crew, trained how to navigate, sword fight, bail water from a sinking ship, escape from the King’s Jail, swab the deck and other pirate skills. Performances are 90 minutes. 10:30am-2:15pm / Maritime Museum of San Diego / Website.