Kite-flying & figure skating in San Diego

San Diego is a perfect destination to enjoy a family vacation or have a great time with your friends. Even if you possess a mild interest in sports, March has a good line-up of worthy events related to fun sports.

Annual Ocean Beach Kiwanis Kite Festival
Annual Ocean Beach Kiwanis Kite Festival – Engage in kite-making, do some decoration and enjoy flying the kites

Ocean Beach Kite Festival

As a kid, you must have enjoyed flying kites. How about learning to make one! It is so much fun.

On 2nd March, 2013, bring your kids to the 65th annual Ocean Beach Kite Festival that will take place in Ocean Beach Recreation Center and Ocean Beach Elementary School at Santa Monica Avenue and Ebers Street from 9 am to 4 pm.

Children will get free kite-making kits and can learn to make kites and get rewarded too. Kids from preschoolers, kindergarteners and 1st & 2nd graders to high school kids will be given prizes for the best-decorated kite.

Engage in kite-making, do some decoration and enjoy flying the kites. A parade to the beach will take place where children can fly their own kites.

It is a complete family-friendly event which you would enjoy with your friends and family. And this is not all. There will be rides, LIVE music, hot dogs, popcorn and arts and crafts.

While on San Diego family vacation, do attend this small family-friendly community event. It is something a little different for the family to participate.

Explore the different beaches in San Diego. Spare a day to spend at the Ocean Beach and enjoy the Ocean Beach Kite Festival.

California Winter Games – Figure Skating

If you are fond of sports, attend the upcoming California Winter Games. It is an Olympic-style competition where California’s amateur athletes of all ages participate in Ice Hockey, Figure Skating and Roller Skating.

Ice Hockey will take place from 15th to 18th February, 2013 and Roller Skating will be held on 16th and 17th February, 2013. And California Winter Games – Figure Skating competition will take place on 2nd and 3rd March, 2013 at the San Diego Ice Arena.

When you plan to come on San Diego holidays in March, do include these events in your itinerary.

For your convenience stay at a San Diego hotel, which is in close vicinity to major attractions. Luckily, California Suites Hotel is also located quite nearby to most of the beaches and various other top tourist spots of San Diego.

Regarded as a value price leader amongst San Diego budget hotels, California Suites Hotel provides amenities to make your stay comfortable and memorable one.

Being an AAA-approved and a member of the San Diego’s Chamber of Commerce, the hotel provides good facilities at budget prices such as free parking, continental breakfast, Internet access, large warm swimming pool, safe deposit box and more.

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