Things to Do in San Diego This Thanksgiving

Looking for something fun to do this week? Here are our top picks! Don't forget, we'll be closed on Thanksgiving Day, but classes start at 6:30 am on Friday (come to our Burn the Bird class!)happy thanksgiving

Here are some fun things to do in San Diego this Thanksgiving:

Father Joe's Thanksgiving Day 5K Run/Walk - November 27 2014 Thanksgiving Day 8 AM at Balboa Park. This annual event benefits St. Vincent de Paul Village, the largest homeless charity in San Diego. A 5K race starts and finishes in Balboa Park. Wheelchairs, pets and baby strollers welcome for some true San Diego family fun. Sign up now and start getting your pledges! Corporate groups and teams welcome. Join in the fun and take home a fresh baked pie on Thanksgiving while benefiting the city's homeless. Pies must be ordered in advance. Father Joe’s Thanksgiving Day 5K Run/Walk in Balboa ParkSource: San Diego Beach AdventuresOceanside Turkey Trot - November 27 Thanksgiving Day 7 AM at the Oceanside Pier. Wear your thanksgiving costume for this turkey trot 5K run/walk or kids 1 mile fun run. Both open and locals only events. Event route includes Oceanside Civic Center, Oceanside Harbor and Oceanside Pier in Oceanside Cal. Free. The 5K and 5 Mile run/walks start at the Oceanside Civic Center, 330 North Coast Hwy. (Corner of Mission and Coast Hwy.) All races finish on The Strand at adjacent the Oceanside Pier. Register now. Oceanside Turkey Trot FestivalSource: San Diego Beach AdventuresBalboa Park - December 5-6December Nights, now in its 37th year, is the annual kick-off to the holiday season which takes place on Friday, December 5 and Saturday, December 6. Co-produced by the City of San Diego and the Balboa Park Conservancy, the event features sparkling lights; multicultural music and dance performances; carolers, bell-ringers, choirs and bands; and food throughout the Park. Participating Balboa Park museums open their doors free of charge from 5:00PM to 9:00PM both evenings.For more information see www.balboapark.orgSource: Holiday of LightsSurfin’ Santa at Seaport Village - Nov 29 at 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. in Downtown, Seaport Village, West Harbor Dr. & Pacific Hwy, San Diego, Ca. Take the kiddos to see Santa in his board shorts and flip-flops, take photos with him on his giant surfboard and 6-foot wave, make crafts, shop for unique gifts and enjoy live sidewalk entertainment.Source: Red TricycleKid Ventures Fall Day Camp - Nov 24 - Nov 28 at 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 4S Ranch and East Lake, San Diego, Ca. The cost is $65 per day for members/$75 per day for non-members. Lunch: $5. Extended care: $12/hour (through 5pm). Must be potty trained. A Thanksgiving Fun themed camp! Do the turkey dance, play turkey tag and enjoy play on the KV floor! Meets all days EXCEPT closed Thursday.Source: Red TricycleWhat fun things will YOU be doing .... other than burning off your holiday meal at Core Body Pilates, that is? (Reserve your class here.)