San Diego Thanksgiving Dinners, Parades and Weekend Events 2016

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Happy Thanksgiving San Diego! It’s the perfect time to take a break, relax, and give thanks to all of the fantastic things in your life. We have lined up San Diego’s top Thanksgiving dinners and events for you. Here are the details:

thanksgiving-dinner-at-hotel-del-coronadoWhat: Annual Thanksgiving Dinner at Hotel Del Coronado
When: Thursday November 24, 2016
Where: Hotel Del Coronado, San Diego
Description: Give thanks and celebrate with family and friends at The Del’s exquisite Thanksgiving dinner in the magnificent Crown Room. The elegant buffet will be a lavish feast with all of the trimmings and live musical entertainment. The resort’s holiday programs will also kick off on Thanksgiving weekend. All of our holiday events are by reservation only and must be prepaid to confirm. Tax and gratuity will be added during the booking process. Self-parking will be $5 for up to 3 hours with validation. A discounted rate for valet parking will be offered. Any changes or cancellations must be made by 5pm on Sunday, November 20, to receive a refund.

Cost: $45 – $125

the-marine-room-san-diegoWhat: Thanksgiving Day at The Marine Room
When: Thursday November 24, 2016
Where: The Marine Room, La Jolla, San Diego
Description: At The Marine Room in La Jolla, home to sweeping views and exquisite cuisine for over 75 years, award-winning Executive Chef Bernard Guillas and Chef de Cuisine Ron Oliver have created holiday menus with incredible flavors featuring local ingredients with a global flare. San Diego foodies can stay local this holiday season with The Marine Room as a culinary destination.

Enjoy a festive à la carte menu for a stress-free Thanksgiving meal where everyone gets what they want. Choose from a wide selection of main courses including Julian Harvest Apple Cider Brined Turkey Breast, Marcona Almond Crusted Swordfish, Colorado Lamb Osso Buco and more. Top off your meal with a selection of delectable desserts such as Five Spice Pumpkin Torte, Fair Trade Chocolate Guava Dacquiose and Warm Heirloom Apple Rhubarb Berry Cobbler.

Cost: Price varies

hornblower-thanksgiving-dinner-cruiseWhat: Hornblower Thanksgiving Dinner Cruise
When: Thursday November 24, 2016
Where: Hornblower Cruises & Events, San Diego
Description: What a better way to spend Thanksgiving Day than with friends and family on San Diego Bay? Enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving buffet feast with none of the preparation or clean up. Let Hornblower do all the work! Just sit back, relax, and take in the beautiful sights San Diego has to offer.

What you get:

·2.5 hour Yacht Cruise on San Diego Bay

·Full Traditional Thanksgiving Buffet

·Boarding Glass of Champagne or Sparkling Cider

·Complementary Coffee and Hot Tea

·Your Own Private Reserved Table

·DJ Entertainer for Music and Dancing

·Views that Change with the Courses

Cost: $92.95 – $112.95

thanksgiving-buffet-hilton-san-diegoWhat: Thanksgiving Buffet
When: Thursday November 24, 2016
Where: Hilton San Diego Bayfront
Description: Give thanks and enjoy a Thanksgiving dinner buffet on the San Diego Bay at Vela Restaurant at Hilton San Diego Bayfront. For reservations, call 619-321-4284. Check out the Thanksgiving Buffet Menu:
Cost: $56 – $86

thanksgiving-day-buffet-the-shores-san-diegoWhat: Thanksgiving Day Buffet
When: Thursday November 24, 2016
Where: The Shores, Camino Del Oro, San Diego
Description: The Shores Restaurant, located on the beach at La Jolla Shores, announced its holiday offerings, including festive seasonal menus and an amazing location to host an oceanfront party.

Give yourself a break from cooking this year and come to The Shores for a feast sure to please everyone. Enjoy a variety of savory appetizers, delicious main courses including Molasses Sage Glazed Ham, Herbs de Provence Butter Basted Tom Turkey, and Rosemary Roasted Angus Prime Rib, seasonal sides, delicious desserts and much more.

Cost: $28 – $56

del-mar-thanksgiving-family-mile-fun-runWhat: Del Mar Thanksgiving Family Mile Fun Run
When: Thursday November 24, 2016
Where: Del Mar Racetrack
Description: While waiting for the turkey to cook, come out to Del Mar with the entire family to do a one-mile lap around the racetrack itself! Expected to participate are many of your favorite jockeys running right with you. Participants receive racetrack admission and parking, a fun run t-shirt, and a portion of the proceeds benefit Helen Woodward Animal Center and their equestrian therapy program for children and adults with special needs. Kids prizes will also be available. After the run, Helen Woodward will be hosting one of their beloved adoption events at the track. Then stay for some racing with our special 11 a.m. post.

Cost: $10 – $20

thanksgiving-dinner-marriot-san-diegoWhat: Thanksgiving Day Feast
When: Thursday November 24, 2016
Where: Marriott Coronado Island Resort & Spa, Coronado, San Diego
Description: On Thanksgiving Day, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. the Coronado Island Marriott Resort & Spa will feature a delicious seaside inspired holiday buffet that is quintessentially San Diego. From Prime Rib to Cedar Roasted Salmon, this thanksgiving dinner is sure to be a mouthwatering delight.
Menu highlights include:

Turkey and Prime Rib Carving Station
Traditional sides such as Mashed Potatoes, Chorizo Stuffing, and Creamed Kale.
Poached White Mexican Prawns and Baja Style Ceviche
Cedar Roasted Salmon and Baja Grouper

For reservations, please call (619) 522-3150. For additional information, email

Cost: $30 – $75

run-for-the-hungry-horton-square-san-diegoWhat: Run For The Hungry – Thanksgiving Day
When: Thursday November 24, 2016
Where: Horton Square (NBC Plaza), San Diego
Description: To combat food insecurity across our county, thousands of San Diegans lace up their running and walking shoes on Thanksgiving morning and head downtown for the annual Run for the Hungry 5K/10K. Before sitting down to Thanksgiving feasts, thousands will run/walk/stroll to support others who aren’t as fortunate. Proceeds from the event directly benefit food assistance programs at Jewish Family Service of San Diego and the Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank. Participants can register in a team or individually. Teams of 20 or more will receive free t-shirts for each person with the team name printed on them. To register, visit or to volunteer, visit

Cost: $37-$64

11th-annual-pmcu-oside-turkey-trotWhat: 11th Annual PMCU O’side Turkey Trot
When: Thursday November 24, 2016
Where: Oceanside Civic Center, San Diego
Description: Come “move your feet before you eat” this Thanksgiving at Oceanside’s 11th Annual PMCU Turkey Trot 10k or 5K run/walk. Join one of the fastest growing holiday traditions. Be sure to bring the whole family, as there will be races for everyone. Event offers a costume contest, largest teams competition, fabulous live entertainment on the course and finisher medals for all participants. Free digital photos to all registered participants.

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