Seaport Village Holiday Happenings
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Looking for family-friendly fun this holiday season, head over to Seaport Village alongside San Diego Bay for holiday enjoyment. Ride the carousel, Catch a wave with SURFIN’ Santa, enjoy unique holiday shopping and more!
Catch a wave with Surfin' Santa
Join us on Nov. 25th, 1-5 p.m., as Surfin' Santa makes a splash in true SoCal style! Bring the family for a festive parade from San Diego Bay to the fountain courtyard. Pose with Surfin' Santa on his giant surfboard for a free downloadable picture, then follow him to witness the first snowfall of the season at Malibu Farm!
Selfies at Santa's Workshop
Santa and Buddy the Elf are back at Seaport Village for traditional holiday fun and photos! Snap a selfie with them every weekend in December at Santa's Workshop, located behind Geppetto's Toys!
Geppeto's Toys for Tots
Spread holiday joy with Geppetto’s Toys! Until Dec 15th, donate an unwrapped toy or buy one onsite for Toys for Tots at all Geppetto’s locations. Join us in giving the gift of giving!
San Diego Bay Parade of Lights
Be dazzled this holiday season with San Diego's 53rd annual parade of lights! This highly anticipated boat parade will bring the joy of the holidays with lights, ornaments and more!
Malibu Farm Breakfast with Santa
Come see Santa one last time before he takes flight! On December 24th, 11am-2pm join Santa for Breakfast at Malibu Farms. No reservations, first come first served.
Malibu Farm Snow Flurries
Every night at 5pm throughout December, join Malibu Farms and catch a glimpse of winter first-hand with eco-friendly artificial snow!
Malibu Farms Gingerbread House Workshops
Join the holiday fun at Malibu Farm! Decorate gingerbread houses on Nov 25th with sessions for kids at 12:00pm and 2:00pm, and adults at 4:00pm and 6:00pm. Registration required.