Happy Holidays to all! With your family down for the holidays, this weekend is the perfect time to show off your city, and take them to experience what San Diego has to offer in the next couple of days!
All events will take place in the magnificent 100-year-old Balboa Park Club; still “wearing” all of its holiday lights and finery.
• Two days of dance workshops with the incomparable Richard Powers and long-time teaching partner Angela Amarillas
• A 1915 Boxing Day Ball with the Heliotrope Ragtime Orchestra
• An early Jazz Age Tea Dance with the Gordon Kohl Trio
When: Saturday & Sunday, December 26 & 27, 2015 at 9:30 a.m.
Where: Balboa Park Club | 2144 Pan American Rd W, San Diego, CA 92101
Cost: $20 – $150
More information: www.balboapark.org/info/venues/balboa-park-club-santa-fe-room
San Diego Botanic Garden Presents Garden Of Lights 2015
After the sun goes down in December, the San Diego Botanic Garden in Encinitas is transformed into a dazzling winter wonderland! Bring the family and come experience the magic as 100,000 sparkling lights illuminate several spectacular Garden areas. Enjoy horse-drawn wagon rides, marshmallow roasting, live music, hot mulled wine and a visit with Santa!
The Garden of Lights takes place each evening from 5 pm to 9 pm, Dec. 5 through the 23 and Dec. 26 through 30.
When: December 26 – 30 | 5 – 9pm
Where: San Diego Botanic Garden | 230 Quail Gardens Drive, Encinitas, CA
Cost: Free – $10
More information: www.sdbgarden.org
Nova at Seaport Village
Enjoy some free live music with the Sunday Concert Series at Seaport Village. This time, Nova takes center stage, playing tunes at the East Plaza Gazebo from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
When: Sunday, December 27 | 1 – 4pm
Where: Seaport Village’s East Plaza Gazebo
More information: www.seaportvillage.com/entertainment/events/2015/09/23/nova-12