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4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Season's Showcase: A Parade of Lights Watch Party

The San Diego Convention Center is opening its waterfront terraces for a festive and FREE community party. Watch the San Diego Bay Parade of Lights, presented by the Port of San Diego, on a large screen livestream with the fitting theme: Comic-Con on the Bay. You’ll see more than 80 boats float by on a big screen on the terraces, decorated in bright strings of holiday lights showing off their favorite superheroes.

There will also be free performances from community entertainers:

  • San Diego Lucky Lion Dancers
  • Coronado Arts Academy
  • Heartbeat Music & Performing Arts Academy
  • Mariachi Victoria de San Diego
  • Manny Cepeda Orchestra
  • Kat Café
  • San Diego Chorus-Sweet Adeline
  • Lucky Rumba

You and your family can experience San Diego's favorite holiday tradition with:

  • Free parking underneath the Convention Center
  • Free performances by local community entertainers
  • Holiday-themed food & beverage will be available for purchase
  • Lots of holiday spirit!

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