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Climb To New Heights at Solid Rock Gym

This is a must-try for anyone who’s watched their kid hopping all over the back of the couch and wondered if they might have a little chimpanzee in ‘em.

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Got Aloha? A Taste of Hawaii in San Diego

Enjoy a first class ticket to paradise! Here’s your Insider’s Guide to a Hawaiian vacation without leaving town.

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smart farm

Attention Little Green Thumbs! SMARTS Farm Takes Gardening to the City

Kids will dig this downtown gardening site where they’ll have fun learning about harvesting food, growing flowers and being one with nature.

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For Polish Cuisine: Pierogi Truck

Bon Appetit! Fab Food Trucks Kids Will Love

Savory crepes, gourmet grilled cheese and fish and chips — these food trucks give new meaning to meals on the go!

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swings on the beach

A Kiddo-Approved Afternoon in Oceanside

What do the sandy beach, Top Gun and fish and chips have in common? They’re all waiting for you at your family-friendly afternoon in Oceanside.

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Lakeview Park fountain

Splash! Cool Off in Four San Diego Water Fountains

Splish, splash, kids will be (almost) taking a bath at these outdoor water fountains.

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if i was a bird yoga

Two’s Company: Five Mommy and Me Movement Classes for You and Your Toddler

Check out these San Diego mommy and me classes that will help you get a little exercise while bonding with your kiddo.

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Teddy Bear Picnic Day – July 10

6 Wacky July Holidays That Kids Can Celebrate

What do teddy bear picnics, cows and dancing have in common? They’re all part of July’s zaniest lesser-known holidays.

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Discover Your Inner Equestrian at Happy Trails Horse Rentals

The surf meets the turf at this horse ranch where kids can ride ponies on land and by the ocean.

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tierrasanta pool

Dive In! 11 Splash-Tastic San Diego Public Pools

Don’t have a backyard pool? No problem! This summer your kids can enjoy one of San Diego’s public pools.

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Puppet Theater

Theater for Tots! See a Show at the Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater

Toddlers will love a theater performance when puppets are involved. And parents can’t ask for more than an air conditioned show in the heart of Balboa Park.

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Bay Park Coffee

Play with Your Food: 5 Hip Restaurants with Play Areas

Enjoy a relaxing meal outside your home at these restaurants that serve up tasty fare for grown-ups and awesome playspaces for kids.

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Explore the 5 Senses at the San Diego Zoo

Experience the Zoo like never before! Go on a hunt for the sights, smells and tastes of this San Diego animal treasure.

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Coronado Concert in the Park

25 Free (Or Nearly Free) Things to Do: Your Ultimate Summer Bucket List

Pull out this list of fun summer activities that won’t leave you broke the next time your kiddo says, “Mom, I’m bored!”

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Mariposa Ice Cream

Chill Out: 6 Hot Spots for Cool Treats in San Diego

Indulge your sweet tooth with awesome shops to find ice cold frozen yogurt, fruit pops and ice cream.

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