Holiday Ice Rinks
In the heart of downtown San Diego's Horton
Plaza there's an outdoor ice rink for guests
to enjoy. Fantasy on Ice holiday ice skating
rink features music and fun with an urban
setting as your background. Combining what
most rinks in California are unable to
include is shopping, dining and skating side
by side. Irvine's Spectrum ice rink also
offers this amenity, but many of the
municipal winter rinks in California are
placed in settings devoid of holiday
shopping. With California's expensive
properties, sometimes, it's a challenge to
find an appropriate space for one of these
holiday rinks, so the event ends up being in
a zone not often utilized during the "off"
Plaza spans a city block or more, and
features a variety dining, shops and stores.
It's an outdoor mall, which makes it ideal
as a venue for this holiday skate event.
epitomizes the year-round sun and fun city
next to the Mexican border. So it's no
surprise that the ice skating in this
warmest of California beach cities often
includes Hawaiian shirts and shorts since
it's also a year-round vacation destination,
beauty of this event is that it is designed
to raise money for Children's Hospital and
other special causes. What better way to
celebrate the season than to skate and
support the needs of others! Location: 225
Broadway, San Diego, CA. Contact: email@example.com
to stay: When visiting this fabulous
winter holiday celebration, you stay within
walking distance of the rink at a really
nice place called
Westin Horton Plaza. It's not the
cheapest hotel by any means, but it offers a
walk-to-everything setting, bar and
restaurant on site, outdoor swimming pool,
and many amenities, plus really nice rooms.
Usually half the price (or less) of the
Westin is the
Days Inn nearby. With
over 400 San Diego hotels to choose
from, the options are endless.
around: Take the San Diego Transit System's
Daytripper rides pass.