Celebrate Kids-Free October in San Diego

The summer has faded, school is starting, and it’s time to celebrate the kids! Throughout the month of October, San Diego offers free events, activities, and fun for children all over town. Discover new species of animals at the San Diego Zoo, admire fascinating marine life at SeaWorld San Diego, glide through the La Jolla waters on a kayak, and so much more. We’ve outlined the best kids-free deals to take advantage of this October.

Go Wild at the Zoo

Discover the wild world of animals at the San Diego Zoo! This October, the San Diego Zoo is offering free admission for children aged 11 and younger with the purchase of an adult ticket. Experience special weekend activities for the entire family and remember to attend HalGLOWeen — the Zoo’s annual Halloween event. — Located 3.8 miles from the hotel

Grab Some Grub

Swing by Bunz: A Burger Joint located at Days Inn San Diego Hotel Circle Near SeaWorld and enjoy a meal on us! Kids ages 12 and under eat for free seven days a week for the entire month of October. Must purchase an adult entree to claim this offer.

Explore Under the Sea for Free

Take the kids to SeaWorld San Diego next month to experience one of the most popular marine parks in the world. For the month of October, take advantage of free park admission for children between the ages of three and nine with the purchase of an adult ticket. — Located 5 miles from the hotel

Uncover a Ghost or Two

Known as “America’s Most Haunted House,” the Whaley House Museum in Old Town San Diego holds a large amount of history within its walls. Once home to a prominent pioneer family, the building was also home to San Diego’s first commercial theater, a county courthouse, and a general store over the years. During October, two children aged 12 and under get in free with the purchase of one full-price adult ticket. Be sure to download the coupon from the San Diego Museum Council website and present it at the time of purchase. — Located 2.4 miles from the hotel

Cruise Through the Waters of La Jolla

Hop in a kayak and explore the blue waters of La Jolla in search of sea lions. For a limited time during the month of October, you can purchase a full-price single kayak rental from Bike & Kayak Tours, Inc and receive a double kayak for you and a child at no extra charge. Print out this page to present on arrival in order to redeem the offer. — Located 11 miles from the hotel

Ride a Roller Coaster on the Beach

Spend the day in Mission Beach running around Belmont Park and take advantage of Kid Free deals happening throughout October. Ride the Giant Dipper Roller Coaster or the Beach Blaster before getting behind the wheel of Overdrive Bumper Cars. Since 1925, Belmont Park has been drawing thrill-seekers to its spectacular beach boardwalk setting. Sign up on Belmont Park’s website to learn about Kids Free October deals the moment they’re released. — Located 5.7 miles from the hotel


If you’re planning a family vacation to San Diego, consider staying at Days Inn San Diego Hotel Circle Near SeaWorld. Browse our latest offers and save on your Southern California stay.