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December 3, 2021 @ 11:00 am - December 5, 2021 @ 10:00 pm PST

Cars lining up with strings of lights over head at Taste of December Nights in San Diego, California, USA

Returning this winter, Balboa Park’s Taste of December Nights is one of the biggest (and free!) San Diego festivals this holiday season. Entertainment includes performers, museum exhibits, food, and more.

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Cost to Attend Taste of December Nights

The cost to attend is free. However, there are plenty of food trucks to make purchases.

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COVID 19 Safety Protocols

 Due to the current pandemic conditions, we are saddened that our beloved gift to the region cannot occur as we know it. However, there will still be 20 food truck/food vendors offering their most popular menu items and festive entertainment.

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All safety protocols by the county will be strictly enforced. Customers must remain in their cars.

Entertainment Schedule

Friday, December 3, 2021

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.


6:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.

Ballet Folklórico El Tapatio de San Dieguito

7:00 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.

Oliver Galang

8:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.

The Microphone Doctors

Saturday, December 4, 2021

11:00 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.

Imahen Taotao Tano

12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Annie Ross Dancers

1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Prout Band

2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Mochi Cafe

3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

eKlectic Dance Company

4:00 p.m. - 4:40 p.m.

San Diego Chorus of Sweet Adelines

5:00 p.m. - 5:40 p.m.

Motu Nehenehe Polynesian Dancers

7:00 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.

Sergio D Tala

8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

School of Rock

Sunday, December 5, 2021

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

La Fiesta Danzantes de San Diego

1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Swapanthi Dance Academy

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Back Pocket Whiskey Fellas

3:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Flamenco Sur Dance Co.

6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Higher Authority

7:30 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.

Canyon Hills High School Music Department

8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Mariachi Victoria de San Diego

What Did We Miss?

What other events or festivals in San Diego should we know about? Leave a comment below for us to add your event to our list!


December 3, 2021 @ 11:00 am PST
December 5, 2021 @ 10:00 pm PST
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Balboa Park
1549 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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