The winter season is upon us, and even though Encinitas is a coastal city you could still partake in winter activities. There are always events occurring in and around Encinitas. Take your family or plan a date at these winter themed events that are sure to put you in the Holiday spirit.
- Welk Resorts 3rd Annual Winter Wonderland Celebration
Experience snow at this winter wonderland resort! Enjoy sledding, snow tubing, live entertainment, kid-friendly activities, and so much more! This event is only being held for two days, December 15th and December 16th. Don’t miss out! Santa will be in attendance so be sure to bring your Christmas lists.
- Breakfast with Santa
If you have little ones, be sure to visit Bernardino Winery on December 17th to enjoy a delicious breakfast with old Saint Nick. Have some Holiday fun after breakfast with some animal friends from Wild Wonders! There will be ornament decorating, balloon fun, and face painting as well. Buy your tickets here.
- Ugly Holiday Sweater Speed Dating
If you’re currently single, why not come to this Holiday themed event at the hottest upscale wine bar and eatery? You could meet the love of your life or just experience a fun night. Suggested age range is 25-40. This event will be held December 16th. For details and tickets, visit this website.
- San Diego Holiday Lights Tour
Christmas light decorating is a beautiful winter sight. Some homeowners go all out for their decorations and it is a magical sight! Take this 2-hour light tour and see all of the jaw-dropping light displays from a Christmas themed bus complete with elves and holiday-themed cocktails! For tickets to this holiday bash, click here.
- Teddy Bear Teas
Treat yourself and your family to afternoon tea at the Westgate Hotel. Drink premium tea, eat delicious house-made pastries and desserts, and enjoy the Holiday entertainment. Children will be able to meet Santa Claus and take home a keepsake teddy bear. This event will be held December 15th.
- Gaslamp Holiday Pet Parade
Have any pets? Or do you simply love animals? Come to the Gaslamp Holiday Pet Parade being held December 16th. Ring in the holiday spirit with dozens of costumed pets wearing their Holiday best. There will be 9 costume contests, live music, fun activities, and goody bags. It is recommended that participants register in advance.
- Pinot Palette Holiday Painting
If you love art, even if you wouldn’t consider yourself an artist, come to Pinot Palette to paint some Holiday magic on canvas! Whether you love painting or have never held a brush before, there’s fun to be had! Check out the event calendar to see what painting you would like to replicate and create some personal art for your home!