Find some of the best activities with tripadvisor.
What's great about their site is that it has categories for every
activity. (Museums, zoos, art, competitions, sporting events, theme
parks, libraries, the list goes on...)
If you haven’t been to the USS Midway Museum,
you're in for a treat. It’s ranked as the #1 attraction on tripadvisor!
Take a tour of a US aircraft carrier that served in the navy for 47
years!! This is a must see San Diego fun activities list topper.
San Diego is a great city for family fun. There is so much to do and so much for kids to experience, grow, and learn!
Take part in many of the most popular San Diego family activities. We searched and
scoured the web for some of the best activities! We hope you enjoy them with your loved ones!
Sandiego.org - Tons of free activities for kids and the family..
Visit one of the many beaches in San Diego, they are all free to the public!
Take a walk through the 16½ block historic Gaslamp Quarter in downtown San Diego. There are many boutiques, art galleries, specialty shops and much more.
Does your family enjoy history? Visit Old Town and see the living legacy of San Diego history. They have the oldest schoolhouse in San Diego!
Have you ever dreamed of being in space? Do the next best thing at look at the stars outside the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center in Balboa Park on the first Wednesday of every month. They set up giant telescopes for all guests to look at the stars.
Go City Kids -
Looking for popular stores restaurants, indoor, outdoor activities or
classes for your kids? Go City Kids has information on just about
everything to do in San Diego for kids.
Legoland’sSea Life Aquarium is home to over 200 species of fish. With touch pools and imaginative displays to immense kids into the marine life!
Mission Bay Sports Center
has a variety of water sports equipment for the whole family. Some of
the many sports available are sailing, catamaran sailing, kayaking,
boogie boarding, windsurfing, and ocean surfing. Classes are available.
Uptake Attractions - Some of the best San Diego Family Activities include many of the theme parks and competitions throughout the city.
Are you a beer lover if you are you should partake in Beer-Con in San Diego.
This event is all about beer for beer lovers. Come taste and listen to
some of the industries best brewers speak all about beer.
Do you enjoy good music and the sun? Then join us at the SoCal Music Festival
on September 1, 2:00 in East Village. There will be 4 stages set up
with many bands playing ranging from Cold War Kids to Norin & Rad
and Too $hort.
Sandiego - The city of San Diego has one of the best events calendar!
SanDiego.gov has even more events..
The Best of San Diego Party
is a food tasting event. Established restaurants in San Diego will
provide the food! Besides the food there will be rock and pop
performances. Tickets are $35.
Are you ready to witness the largest sand sculpting event in San Diego?
Come join us as we watch some of the best sand sculpting artists in the world compete for this first time event!
There will be many competitors in the upcoming sculpting challenge, but two competitors will be meeting again after competing against each other for years. This is a rivalry you don’t want to miss!
California Sand Castle Competition Rivals
Last year at the US Open Sandcastle Competition in Imperial Beach, CA I.B. Posse and Archisand took first and second place. Between both teams they have taken 9 out of 10 first place awards. Come watch as they compete again for the first place prize!
(embed these pics... they are last years us open sand sculpting pics of Archisand and I.B. Posse.
San Diego Sand Castle Competition
This is the first year of the US Sand Sculpting Challenge and 3D Art Exposition in San Diego. Its going to be a blast! Its a perfect event for friends, family, and couples. Come and enjoy the weekend with us.
Begins on Friday August 31 and ends on September 3, 2012 (Labor Day Weekend).
Will be located at B Street Cruise Ship Terminal Pier, in Downtown San Diego.
This is not just some small sand castle competition. There will be thousands in attendance to come watch the pros make stunning sandcastles as well as partake in many other activities.
More than Just a Sandcastle Competition: Entertainment
Magicians just to name a few!!
In addition to the sandcastle competition there will be work-for-sale by up to 30 selected artisans who create 3-dimensional art. Some of the artisans that will be at the challenge are..
Looking for just the right fun thing to do in San Diego for Labor day weekend 2012? Are you into the art seen? How about 3D art? How about sculptures made out of nothing but sand?!
If you have never seen a sand sculpture get ready to be amazed!
Join the San Diego community expected to come out to look at the incredible 3-dimensional works of art at this new 2012 San Diego sand castle competition!
These sculptures look like they belong in a museum! You can be a part of the San Diego sand castle competition by simply just showing up. Bring your family and friends and just enjoy a day at the beach complete with the entertainment of sand castle construction, musicians, singers, storytellers, pirates, magicians, kids activities and more!
The San Diego Sand Castle Contest Details
The US Sand Sculpture Challenge will have master artists from around the world create magnificent sand sculptures.
More than 300 tons of sand is being brought in to give the artists everything they need to build a stunning work of art.
Who are the competitors and what are the contests?
The main competition is between 10 professional world masters, who can build anything they want with the sand at hand.