Ready for December Nights in Balboa Park? It's this weekend!

One of San Diego's most awaited events has finally arrived. Learn all about it here.

Balboa Park has a traditional show that makes crossing the border worth it (even if it takes 3 hours) and it is its famous December Nights, a celebration that makes the park the epicenter of Christmas spirit.

What will you find in December Nights?

First of all, there will be four stages with musical performances that you'll be able to enjoy for free. It has been announced that this year will feature a mariachi band.

What you absolutely cannot miss is the lighting of the Christmas tree, the most awaited event of the night, where Santa will make a special appearance to surprise children.

But that's not all! You will find delicious food, and if you're looking for Christmas gifts, this is the perfect place to buy them because you'll be able to find several different items.

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This is a nightly event, so that you can enjoy the Christmas lights. It will take place on Friday from 3 PM to 11 PM and Saturday from 11 AM to 11 PM.

Now you know, prepare your camera, go to Balboa Park, and spend a night full of Christmas lights and spirit. Remember: this event is completely free and family friendly.

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