With the holiday season upon us, it’s time for all the end of year happenings! Today we are rounding up some events that you can attend with friends and family on the island.

Skating by the Sea

Skating by the Sea is one of the most unique skating spots in San Diego. At the Hotel Del Coronado, this beachfront ice rink will be available from November 22 to January 1. Need somewhere to relax? Reserve a seat at Frostbite for rink side seating with fire pits and full service.  You can view the Skating by the Sea schedule here.

holiday decorations

Hotel Del Decorations

After you’ve spent some time on the ice, swing inside the Hotel Del to see their holiday decorations. Each year the hotel is covered with lights, inside and out! Grab some hot chocolate and walk around the hotel or join for a Sunday brunch with Santa. More details here!

Annual Holiday Parade and Open House in Coronado

This year marks the 43rd Annual Holiday Parade & Open House! On December 7, find a number of different activities to partake in from the Ferry Landing to all along Orange Avenue. Children can play in the snow or take photos with Santa down at the Ferry Landing from 2pm-7pm. The parade, which takes place on Orange Avenue will feature bands, floats, and Santa from
6pm-7pm. From 5:30pm-9pm, many Coronado boutiques will be open late for you to get your holiday shopping done. Be sure to check out the full event details here.

Annual CHA Holiday Party

After the Holiday Parade and Open House, the Coronado Historical Association (CHA) will host their own holiday party! Join the CHA for face painting, balloons, crafts, and more. The start time of this event is an estimation, starting when the parade ends. For ticket prices, click here!

Parade of Lights

Parade of Lights

The San Diego Bay Parade of Lights returns on December 9 & 16. Over 80 boats will be decorated with the theme of Tropical Island Christmas. This parade is visible from the Ferry Landing in Coronado around 7pm, as well as Harbor Island, Seaport Village, and more! The full parade route can be viewed here.

The Nelson Riddle Team

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