Balboa Park December Nights

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Things to Know Before You Go


Taste of December Nights is a drive-thru family friendly event on Inspiration Point Way in Balboa Park. We welcome everyone to enjoy all the event has to offer, but in order to make everyone's experience a pleasant one, please consider the following:

PLAN AHEAD. Visit our website for up-to-the-minute information on menu items so you are prepared to order on-site!

BE A GOOD NEIGHBOR. Please remember to respect our park neighbors—dispose of your trash and recyclables and practice good driving etiquette.

SAFETY FIRST. Masks will be required at time of entrance to receive vendor maps and also when ordering or approached by staff.

We also ask that you follow these simple rules.

Safety is our top priority. The Taste of December Night's completed Safe Reopening Plan will be posted onsite and accessible online.

NO PARKING. This is a drive-thru event only. We encourage you to pick up your food and picnic in beautiful Balboa Park during the day or other picnic locations in the area.

NO VENDING/SELLING OR PERFORMING anywhere within the parking lot or sidewalks without an official permit and prior written approval from the event organizer.

NO USE OF DRONES or other unmanned aircraft systems without prior written authorization from the FAA and specific written permission from the event organizer.

NO WEAPONS, including but not limited to firearms, knives, or any other object(s) that may be used in any way to inflict bodily injury on another person.




Use of Media and Digital Content by the Organizers of Taste of December Nights 2021

When you enter the Taste of December Nights event area, you enter an area where photography, audio and video recording may occur.

By entering the event premises and related areas, you consent to interview(s), photography, audio recording, video recording and its/their release, publication, exhibition or reproduction to be used for news, web casts, promotional purposes, telecasts, advertising, inclusion on websites, social media or any other purpose by the organizers of December Nights, its affiliates, partners and representatives. Images, photos, and/or videos may be used to promote future events, highlight Balboa Park and its related structures and institutions, as well as exhibiting the capabilities of the organizers, suppliers and sponsors of the event.

By your presence within the event premises and related areas you release the event organizers, their officers, directors, staff, partners, sponsors, representatives and agents and all persons involved from any liability connected with the taking, recording, digitizing or publication and use of interviews, photographs, images, video and/or sound recordings.

By entering the event premises, you waive all rights you may have to any claims for payment or royalties in connection with any use, exhibition, streaming, web casting, televising, or other publication of these materials, regardless of the purpose or sponsoring of such use, exhibiting, broadcasting, web casting, or other publication irrespective of whether a fee for admission or sponsorship is charged. You also waive any right to inspect or approve any photo, image, video, or audio taken by the event organizers or any persons affiliated with and/or authorized by the event organizers to do so.

You have been fully informed of your consent, waiver of liability, and release before entering the event.