Winter Event Calendar

There are many events taking place locally this winter.


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Actors perform Dr. Suess’s How the Grinch Stole Chiristmas.

Valarie Vizcarra, Staff Writer

Here is a list of events happening around San Diego this winter.

Dr. Seuss’s How The Grinch Stole Christmas! – Nov. 10-Dec. 29

San Diego’s favorite holiday tradition is back for its 22nd year at the Old Globe Theater. Ticket prices start at $29 for adults and $19 for children under 17. Performances vary by day. More information is available at

Balboa Park December Nights – Dec. 6

The 42nd annual free holiday festival. The largest free community festival offering seasonal entertainment for families and friends to spread joy and kick off with holiday lighting throughout the park, and more. Located at Balboa Park from 9 a.m.-8 p.m.

San Diego STEAM Maker Festival – Dec. 7

The 10th San Diego festival will be providing an exploration of science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics for all ages. Located at the Del Mar Fairgrounds from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Parade Of Lights – Dec. 8-15

This year’s 50th annual parade with fun theme of Comic-Con Christmas, bringing the best view of the boat parade with a delicious buffet. Located at the Maritime Museum of San Diego from 5-8 p.m. Tickets range from $25-$60.

Free New Year’s Eve Celebration – Dec. 31-Jan. 1

A traditional holiday celebration complete with apple drop and celebrating live music for the public to have an enjoyable night. Located at Pybus Public Market from 7 p.m.-12 a.m.

Live Music and Yoga – Jan. 5

Joyful experience including live music and vinyasa flow with a community that will bring a relaxing moment with a one-hour session. Located at Balboa Park at 11 a.m.

Martin Luther King Jr. Parade – Jan. 19

The 40th annual parade is one of the largest celebrations in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in the country. Located at the Pacific Highway and Harbor Drive downtown from 2-5 p.m.

SDSU Leadership Summit – Feb. 15

A day at SDSU for the annual event that will cultivate young leaders into building a stronger and more organized community. The Office of Student Life & Leadership invites college students from the Southern California region to attend a one day, on-campus, leadership conference. Located at SDSU campus.