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NOVEMBER 20 - JANUARY 3: Holiday in the Park Drive-thru Experience will include eight distinctly different areas throughout the park with millions of twinkling lights choreographed to festive music, beloved holiday characters decked out for the holidays, iconic Holiday in the Park decorations, and a drive-by featuring Santa and his elves. Price is $20-30 per car.
NOVEMBER 13 - JANUARY 4: SeaWorld San Diego’s Christmas Celebration brings families together with priceless traditions and fun-filled surprises, with enhanced safety measures in place.
NOVEMBER 6 - JANUARY 1: Celebrate Christmas in a big way! For the first time ever, Mr. Rex has put on his Santa suit and is ready for your family Christmas photo! Santa Claus and his Velociraptor pulling sleigh will be at the Cabazon Dinosaurs for family photos. Stroll through the Outdoor Dinosaur Trail and visit the Wafflesaurus Truck for treats on select days.
SELECT DATES, NOVEMBER 20 - JANUARY 3: Knott's transforms with enchanted décor, thousands of twinkling lights, miles of festive garland, and a variety of picturesque holiday settings. Guests can enjoy over 60 unique food and drink items offered on the tasting card and shop at one-of-a-kind stores filled with rare, handmade, and personalized gifts from local crafters.
NOVEMBER 14 - JANUARY 10: Enjoy art pieces in the garden, special seasonal plantings, self-guided activities, and a beautiful Wishing Tree created by artist Kaz Youkou Kitajima. Highlights include the Golden Grove, Floral Arches, Mirror Tree, Winter Plantings, and Deer Sculptures. Included with admission.
NOVEMBER 28 - DECEMBER 31: The magic of the holidays meets the magic of the underwater world at Birch Aquarium during Seas ‘n’ Greetings, a holiday celebration featuring SEAsonal music and decor the whole family will love. Take selfies with the ocean view or their new 18-foot-tall inflatable octopus. Guests can touch juvenile Swell Sharks, Horn Sharks, and Round Rays in their new Tide Pool Plaza. Included with admission.
WEEKENDS, NOVEMBER 28 - DECEMBER 27: Those who make reservations to visit on weekends after 6:00 p.m. can enjoy the Aquarium’s outdoor exhibits for just $15 per person. Guest will be able to enjoy holiday décor and special night-time lighting.
DECEMBER 5-23: Families can enjoy holiday décor as they visit the Aquarium’s outdoor areas with advance reservations. The Aquarium will feature holiday trees, lights, and other décor throughout the facility and many of the animal exhibits will also feature holiday decorations.