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Eat & Drink

A & J Concessions

A & J concessions will provide Yummy Funnel cake with powdered sugar and or strawberries and whip cream. We will also be serving hot chocolate.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to Friday, 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

CHINESE B.B.Q

Delicious chinese food !!


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Cocina 35

Cocina 35 a mexican breakfast restaurant that specializes in Chilaquiles, located in the heart of San Diego, Cocina 35 its dedicated to bringing to San Diego the aromas, flavors and essence of mexican breakfast.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Corn Dog Lemonade Food Booth

Hand-dipped corndogs, Old Fashion Lemonade, Real Crushed Garlic Fries.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Crepes N Creme

Crepes n Creme is a family business that has collected recipes from all over France and found the best recipe to share with American taste buds. They sell regularly at a farmers market and have many regular customers. All ingredients are fresh, and all sweet crepes are served with real whipped cream. Yum!! You will not regret trying Crepes N Creme this year at December Nights.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades/Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Eat & Drink's Pork Belly King

Eat & Drink serves awesome Taiwanese street food, including the ever popular popcorn chicken, and Boba Milk teas. Eat & Drink's specialty is the Big Pork Belly Rice Bowl and it's Taiwanese comfort food at its best. Soft juicy pork piece in a sauce that's incrediblly delicious, no wonder it's earned them the name "The Pork Belly King".


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

El Gordito Feliz

Delicious Hispanic food with a spectacular display. Exquisite fresh fruit drinks with an amazing variety of flavors.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Finest City Sweet Treats

Fresh popped onsite Kettlecorn. Sweet and Salty!


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Flight Path Grill

Enjoy snacks, wraps, and drinks at the Flight Path Grill


HOURS: Saturday, 3:30 pm to 10:30 pm
VENUE: San Diego Air & Space Museum
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Generations

Find the best pop culture collectables for kids at Generations.At geberations we tried our best to carry the best in pop culture collectibles for kids or older collectors


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Greek Snack

Enjoy authentic Greek food at December Nights.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Halal Gyros House

Halal Gyros House provides a variety of delicious halal meats, fresh salads, and extremely tasty fries.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

International Foods

Greek Corner specializes in a full line of greek food and gourmet salads. This will be our 8th year anniversary at December Nights!


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

La Casita De Vero

Enjoy authentic Mexican flavors, crafted with Farmers Market produce. Creating great tasting cuisine for the taco lover at heart. From carnivore to leaf-eater we have something delicious just for you.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Main Squeeze

Fresh Fruit Flavored lemonade and Deep Fried Churros


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Masala Cottage

Indian cuisine specialize in North India dishes. Our Chef isfrom Punjab and creates authentic dishes like Chicken Tikka Masala, Butter Chicken and samosas and much more.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

MIISTER POTATO

Miister Potato specializes in Bulgogi fusion and many other Korean specialities such as Korean BBQ, squid, spicy chicken wings, fried shrimp and the ever popular twisted potato.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Po's Cambodian Street Food

Po's Cambodian Street Food was founded on the basis of bringing Cambodian culture to America but has evolved into so much more. In the beginning, they were focused on bringing traditional Cambodian cuisine to the masses but now are instead fusing Cambodian cuisine with other cultures in America. The founders Sokly and Cinny are college students who are eager and hungry to make Cambodian dishes as popular as Mexican and Italian Food.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Samba Brazilian BBQ

Samba Brazilian BBQ has been serving authentic dishes since 1993. On the menu you will find Picanha Steak and Chimichurri Lemon Garlic Chicken served with rice, beans and salad. All our meets are cooked Gaucho style on long metal skewers over open flames. Also on the menu is our famous Crab Garlic Fries. You will be served a generous plate of Beer Battered Garlic Fries smothered with Dungeness Crab with home made spicy Aoili.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

SR Thai BBQ/ Potato Swirl

SR Thai BBQ features Thai BBQ, boba drinks, funnel cake, and potato swirls.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

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Museums

San Diego Air & Space Museum

Science, space and aviation history all unfold at the San Diego Air & Space Museum - California’s Official Air and Space Museum. An affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution, the Museum houses a collection of historic aircraft and spacecraft from all over the world, including a flight-worthy replica of Charles Lindbergh’s “Spirit of St. Louis,” and the actual Apollo 9 Command Module. Free admission from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.


HOURS: Saturday, 3:30 pm to 10:30 pm
VENUE: San Diego Air & Space Museum
AREA: Palisades/Midway

San Diego Automotive Museum

This museum presents the story of the automobile in ways that engage the visitors and their experiences with cars.


HOURS: Saturday, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
VENUE: Automotive Museum
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Shops

Basic Layers CA

Beautiful multi-use Turkish Towels made of 100% Natural Turkish Cotton and or Bamboo fibers. Use them as a beach or bath towel, shawl or scarf or cover ups. These thin towels are super light weight and absorbent. They dry faster and take up less space. Plus they are sand free at the beach. Have a new Towel Experience by Basic Layers CA.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Boy Scouts of America Troop 1203

Boy Scout Troop 1203 is located in the Mira Mesa and was founded in 1994. They have had 41 Scouts earn the rank of Eagle and countless other Boy Scouts go through their program. They are a very active troop. This booth is a Fundraiser to allow every Boy Scout to join in their activities. Some highlights in the next year is White River Rafting down the Kern River, Backpacking the Sierra Mountains and a week at Camp Emerald Bay this summer on Catalina.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

GRF Distributing

Our company provides hand made women's elegant wraps ideal to accent any women's apparel. We also provide an educational toy set called Krazy Gears that help children with fine motor and coordination skills.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

JJJZ Merchandise and Toys

A small family business from San Diego. Our main products are LED party wearables which can be used in holidays like Halloween, Christmas and New Year and other special Holidays. We also have hand fans with different designs that can be use for everyday use and also for special occasions. We also have different kinds of popular toys. Most of products are not available in box stores. Please visit and check out our booth.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Kylie's Closet

Kylie's Closet specializes in 100% handmade, custom boutique style clothing and accessories for boys and girls of all ages. Dress to impress for any birthday, family get together, or special occasion with a customized outfit! As a North County artisan business, Kylie's Closet is always expanding services and style to fit the unique needs of followers including matching American Girl Doll sets, Custom Embroidery and clothing specially tailored to each individual's unique shape.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

LuLaRoe

LuLaRoe sells women's dresses, maxi skirts, pencil skirts, a-line skirts, sheath dresses, and they are all simply comfortable.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Old Time Toys

Shop for toys that range in age from antique/vintage to modern. Other items are Christmas related such as ornaments and individually hand made knitted Holiday accessories that are both religious and non-religious. Some items are related both toys and Christmas.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

San Diego - Air & Space Museum Gift Shop

Go up, up, and away at the San Diego Air and Space Museum Gift Shop! Whether your interests lie with Amelia Earhart, Alan Shepard, or both, you'll discover books, models, apparel, souvenirs, and art that will excite and inspire.


HOURS: Saturday, 3:30 pm to 10:30 pm
VENUE: San Diego Air & Space Museum
AREA: Palisades/Midway

San Diego Union Tribune

Find out more about home deliver of the San Diego Union Tribune newspaper.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

More Fun

Christiansen Amusements Carnival Rides & Games

Carnival Rides and Games are our passion. Christiansen Amusements has classic midway games, playful kiddie rides, and breath-stealing spectacular carnival rides. There is nothing like that first thrill as you step onto carnival rides or step up to the counter for a game. That is a memory that lingers for your entire life. You can ride a thousand carnival rides, and every time is like the first one when you were a kid. New this year. Saturday from noon until 5 pm all you can ride wristband for $25.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Crystal Psychic

Mrs. Anya's psychic consultant is a family owned business with over 6 generations of naturally born psychics. They are able to read your energy, aura, and give you details about you past, present and future.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Health Net

Community outreach providing information on Covered California Open Enrollment.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Lyft

Learn more about Lyft. As the only rideshare company to offset carbon emissions from all rides, Lyft is preferred for its commitment to effecting positive change for our cities, and promoting transportation equity through shared rides, electric bikes and scooters, and public transit partnerships.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Federal Lawn
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater

Ticketed showing of "The Life and Times of Santa Claus"


HOURS: Saturday, 11:00 am to 11:30 am
VENUE: Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater

Ticketed showing of "The Life and Times of Santa Claus"


HOURS: Saturday, 1:00 pm to 1:30 pm
VENUE: Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater

Ticketed showing of "The Life and Times of Santa Claus"


HOURS: Saturday, 2:30 pm to 3:00 pm
VENUE: Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater

Free showing of "The Life and Times of Santa Claus"


HOURS: Saturday, 5:00 pm to 5:30 pm
VENUE: Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater

Free showing of "The Life and Times of Santa Claus"


HOURS: Saturday, 6:30 pm to 7:00 pm
VENUE: Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater

Free showing of "The Life and Times of Santa Claus"


HOURS: Saturday, 8:00 pm to 8:30 pm
VENUE: Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater
AREA: Palisades/Midway

San Diego Air & Space Museum

Santa on a 1909 International Harvester dressed for the Holidays


HOURS: Saturday, 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm
VENUE: Pan American Plaza
AREA: Palisades/Midway

Save Starlight

Meet and greet Snowman (All day), holiday coloring sheets available all day, Bake Sale, Story time reading with Mrs. Claus at 2 PM, Santa Claus meet and greet (photo ops) 8 from 3 PM - 6 PM


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Save Starlight
AREA: Palisades/Midway

UC San Diego Extension

Through cutting-edge certificates and courses, UC San Diego Extension?s professional development programs enhance skill development in critical occupations. With more than 4,500 courses and over 26,000 students per year, Extension represents a vibrant nexus of classes and programs attracting both organizations and individuals alike. Curriculum draws on civic and industry trends while delivering the most recent and applicable knowledge. Students gain practical skills, and enjoy increased effectiveness in the workplace.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades/Midway


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