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Things to do in North County San Diego in December

Posted on: November 30th, 2017 by Kate Hamernik

things-to-doWinter is coming and with our great community and approaching holidays- there are plenty of great things to do in North County. Check out the many great FREE things to do in North County San Diego in December.

12/9 – CARLSBAD | 2nd Annual Cocoa & Christmas Lights Caravan (FREE)

Join us for the 2nd Annual Cocoa & Christmas Lights Caravan! Designed to make this Christmas season a little brighter, we’ll get together for cocoa and cider, have a few fun activities and a raffle. We’ll also take some festive pictures in front of a Christmas tree so make sure to wear your best Holiday gear. Afterward, we’ll then jump in our cars to go to see some of the best homes with Christmas lights and decor. Learn more:

4pm-5pm Hot cocoa, apple cider, fun activities and raffle.

5pm-7pm Christmas Lights Caravan
Windermere Homes & Estates

6965 El Camino Real

Suite 107

Carlsbad, CA 92009

(Von’s shopping center)
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12/2 – ENCINITAS | San Dieguito Art Guild: Holiday Bazaar (FREE)

The San Dieguito Art Guild presents its seventh-annual Holiday Bazaar. No imported items – you can purchase directly from the artist. Come and participate in the silent auction of artwork donated by the participating artists. Paintings, photography,  jewelry, glass, mosaics, ceramics, cards, prints, and more! Learn more:

10am to 4pm
Encinitas Community and Senior Center

1140 Oakcrest Park Drive, Encinitas, CA 92024
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12/2 – ENCINITAS | Encinitas Holiday Parade (FREE)

An exciting event with thousands of participants on floats and in bands with tens of thousands cheering them on as the 2017 Encinitas Holiday Parade travels down Coast Highway 101. The parade theme is “Celebrating the Arts” in recognition of the thriving art scene in Encinitas. There are nearly 100 expected entries who will go all out with creativity, showcasing floats, performance art, and music.

5pm to 5:30pm Tree-lighting ceremony with a brief appearance by Santa at the Lumberyard (near Starbucks coffee).

5:30pm to 7:30pm Parade

Along S. Coast Highway 101, Encinitas CA 92024


12/27 – OCEANSIDE | Sunset Trivia Night (FREE)

Come join the fun on Wednesday evenings for Sunset Trivia. Bring your best and brightest to compete to win at trivia. The top three teams win prizes at the end. There is no cost to play. While you’re here enjoy a craft beer with friends.

Trivia begins at 6pm
Belching Beaver Oceanside

1334 Rocky Point Drive, Oceanside, CA 92056
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