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North County San Diego Holiday Events and Activities Fall & Winter 2022

Holiday Events

Holiday Party at the Carlsbad Premium Outlets

November 17th, 2022

Santa arrives for the unveiling of the new Santa House and the lighting of the Tree.

The Tree will shine bright throughout the month of December.

Holiday photos will be available in the Center Court on a daily basis after Santa’s arrival. Even furry family members can pose with Santa for pet photos hosted in early December.

6750 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad, CA


Holidays at LEGOLAND® – California 2022

Carlsbad Holiday

November 19 – Jan 8th, 2022

Experience the Holidays at LEGOLAND® where the entire Resort is bursting with holiday cheer.

LEGOLAND California, One Legoland Dr, Carlsbad, CA

Holiday Bazaar 2022 – San Dieguito Art Guild

November 26th, 2022

Sat, 10 AM

Featuring one of a kind artwork from local artist.

Encinitas Community Center
1140 Oakcrest Park Dr
Encinitas, CA


Makers Market Holiday Showcase

diagram, textDecember 3rd, 2022

9 AM – 4 PM
Don’t miss out on this amazing showcase of handcrafted artisans at the Makers Market Holiday Showcase.

Shop for clothing, jewelry, handbags, pottery, home décor, macrame, glasswork, photography, artwork, woodworking, and so much more.

Foodies will love handmade artisan sweets like caramels, jam, cookies, and even popcorn. And all of this will be just in time for the holidays!

St. Michael’s by-the-Sea Episcopal Church: 2775 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA

Hawaiian Holiday Market – Harding Community Center

December 3rd, 2022

Sat, 12-3 PM

Harding Community Centers Hawaiian Holiday Market

Shop handcrafted items, enjoy holiday hula performances, and more!!

3096 Harding St, Carlsbad, CA

Teddy Bear Tea at the Park Hyatt Aviara Resort

Teddy Bear Tea

December 4th, 2022

Sun, 9 AM

We invite you to experience Teddy Bear Tea this Holiday season at Park Hyatt Aviara.

Teddy Bear Tea features entertainment by the Peppermint Princess and holiday themed food items.

Each child is asked to bring a teddy bear to be donated to the Ronald McDonald House.

Park Hyatt Aviara Resort: Golf Club & Spa, 7100 Aviara Resort Drive, Carlsbad, CA

Ye Olde Village Christmas – Bonsall Woman’s Club Event

December 7th

11 AM – 3PM

Bonsall Woman’s Club Holiday Fundraiser Luncheon

Opportunity Baskets, Silent Auction Items, Crafts, Tree Sponsors and Table Setters

Wedgewood Golf Club of California


Santa Claus is planning a special visit to Plaza Paseo Real
December 11th
11 am – 1 pm

Join us in celebrating the season with photo opportunities with Santa, holiday crafts for children, face painting, balloon art, and much more!

The event will be located in the courtyard next to La Costa Coffee Roasting.


North County Woman in Networking  Holiday Luncheon – Wed Dec 14th

a close up of a bookDecember 14, 2022

11:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Holiday Luncheon and gift exchange

Wildwood Crossings: 116 Civic Center Dr, Vista, CA 92084

Holiday Dinner Series with Santa

Carlsbad Holiday EventsDecember 7th, 8th & 14th, 2022

Wed, 4:30 – 7:30 PM

Parents and their little ones alike will be able to enjoy the resort’s Christmas tree in a plaza aglow in lights.
The kids will delight in a visit with Santa from his own personal balcony at Bob’s Steak & Chop House

Omni La Costa Resort & Spa: 2100 Costa Del Mar Rd, Carlsbad, CA

Home for the Holidays: Christmas

a close up of a stuffed animal

December 24th, 2022

Sat, 10 AM – 6 PM

Forget the stress this holiday season and let the experienced culinarians at Omni La Costa take care of the cooking so that you can focus on the ones that matter most.

Our Christmas boxes boxes include a butter-basted free-range turkey and gravy or a salt and pepper-crusted New York Strip loin with peppercorn demi, cornbread stuffing, potato gratin, whipped yams, pork belly roasted Brussels sprouts, dinner rolls with honey butter and a NY cheesecake.

Each box serves four (4) guests.

Omni La Costa Resort & Spa: 2100 Costa Del Mar Rd, Carlsbad, CA

This blog post was written by Cherimarie Poulos aka Mrs. Carlsbad chief foodie and owner of Carlsbad Food Tours.

We offers a 3 hour guided walking tour, featuring  food and wine tastings from local eateries, while sharing insights into Carlsbad’s art, history and architecture.

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