Jingle Roast, Skating By The Sea & More at The Del This Holiday Season

Starting November 22, The Del will transform into a dazzling winter wonderland with exciting holiday events lined up through January 2. From the Thanksgiving Buffet to Skating By the Sea, holiday movies on the beach, the Jingle Roast and more, an array of treasured traditions await to be enjoyed among family and friends this season at The Del.

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Skating By the Sea

What’s a perfect holiday night without ice skating? The Del’s beachfront Skating By the Sea offers a whimsical winter activity coupled with blue ocean views. Plus, this festive activity is all about giving back, with ticket proceeds benefiting the Make-A-Wish Foundation in San Diego. 

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Reserve your own rink-side lounge at Frostbite for holiday-themed sips and bites beside The Del’s beachfront skating rink.  A treasured seasonal dining tradition at The Del, Frostbite features plush seating around a crackling fire pit with full food and beverage service.

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Christmas Dinner

Gather with your loved ones to celebrate the holiday over a delicious feast at the special Christmas Dinner in the Crown Room and the Coronet Room. From an elegant, mouth-watering buffet to sparkling lights and garlands galore, this spectacular dinner is sure to be one to remember.

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Holiday Movies on the Beach

The Del’s movies on the beach are back just in time for the holidays. Come snuggle up on the beach and enjoy some crowd-favorite holiday films to get you in the spirit. Catch the screenings of How the Grinch Stole Christmas on December 4, A Christmas Story on December 11, Elf on December 18, and Big on December 31.

Jingle Roast

Grab your santa hat and sit back and relax under the stars as The Del welcomes you to the Jingle Roast from December 15-25. A favorite tradition at The Del, these cozy beach bonfires offer the perfect opportunity to sip on hot cocoa and roast s’mores with some added holiday festivities.