Thursday, April 17, 2014

Easter Sunrise On The Shore in Oceanside- Easter Sunday

San Diego Kids Expo in Del Mar- April 26 and 27

Ideas for Your Spring Break

I thought I'd post a few ideas to get your vacation planning started, and by all means check Around The Town's blog and facebook page for deal postings because many are being offered right now for many of these activities:

2. Go ice skating- Ice-plex Escondido
3. Take your daughter to tea at The Grand Tea Room, Escondido.
5.  Go Karting- K1 Speed
6.  Aquarium- Birch Aquarium or SEA LIFE (LEGOLAND)
7.  Mini golf, etc- Boomers
8.  Get up close and personal with exotic birds at Free Flight Bird Sanctuary in Del Mar
9.  Hike, learn and take photos at San Diego Botanic Garden (free first Tuesday of each month)
10.  Canoe or Stand Up Paddleboard- Carlsbad Lagoon
11.  Go for a hike- we have LOTS of beautiful local trails
12. Visit a local park- so many to choose from!
13. Take in some views at Double Peak Park (San Marcos)
14. Ride a Rollercoaster at Knott's Berry Farm or Belmont Park
15. Take a baking class at Ro Z's Sweet Art Studio in San Marcos
16. Hit Balboa Park.  (some museums free on Tuesdays)
17. Visit the California Surf Museum in Oceanside (free on Tuesday)
18. Explore local bike trails
19. Buy a "new" used book at The Book Place in Vista
20. Visit the San Diego Zoo or San Diego Zoo Safari Park
21. Visit Sea World
22. Explore the beautiful grounds at Leo Carrillo Ranch.
23. Try your hand at Geocaching.
24. Check out our tide pools.
25. Check out the new Alga Norte Park in Carlsbad
26. Paint some pottery at Clay N Latte! Grab Your Groupon first!
27. Check out Wild Wonders with this discounted Groupon.
28. Visit Carlsbad's Flower Fields
29. Try your hand at bowling- Discounted Groupon at AMF San Marcos
30. Get your heart racing at K-1 Speed-  check this discounted Groupon

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Half Price Book Sale at Solana Beach Library Used Book Shop through April 18th

The Friends of the Solana Beach Library will hold a half-price book sale from 10am to 4pm through April 18th at the Solana Beach Library Used Book Shop at 157 Stevens Ave. The sale also includes CD's, MP3s, DVDs, audio books and collector's books.  858-755-1404

Escondido Library Gives Out Free Passes to San Diego Children's Discovery Museum

The Escondido Library has partnered with the San Diego Children's Discovery Museum to offer free one-week family membership passes available for check out at the library's Children's Room at 239 Kalmia St.  Library cards are required for checkout. 

FREE Original Biscuit at Chick-fil-A Oceanside Friday Morning April 18th

Three cheers for Chick-fil-A Oceanside who has given us freebies all week long! Tomorrow is the last day to enjoy! Get a FREE Original Biscuit between the hours of 8am and 11am Friday the 18th! Thanks for spoiling us rotten this week! Hope some of you got to take advantage!

Person receiving free item MUST be present at time order is placed. 1 per person per day.  3475 Marron Rd., Oceanside

Clear The Racks Event at Nordstrom Rack- April 17-19

April 17-19 is the Clear The Racks event at Nordstrom Rack! Save an additional 25% off all red tag clearance items! In North County you can find Nordstrom Rack in San Marcos in Grand Plaza off S. Las Posas.