Looking for fun things to do with your kids in Carlsbad and San Diego? The gorgeous coastal cities of Carlsbad and San Diego, California are packed with fun kid activities, family attractions and exciting things to do – from playing at LEGOLAND California in Carlsbad to meeting Shamu at SeaWorld San Diego. Blessed with magnificent beaches, fun adventure parks, zoos, aquariums, museums and attractions, San Diego and Carlsbad are Southern California’s ultimate playgrounds for families with kids.
Enjoy swimming, surfing, boogie boarding scuba diving, and snorkeling at Carlsbad State Beach, Windansea Beach and Ocean Beach. Play, climb and explore at LEGOLAND California. Marvel at the giant colorful blooms at The Flower Fields of Carlsbad. Encounter marine animals, enjoy thrilling rides and see amazing shows at SeaWorld San Diego. Venture to colorful ocean worlds at Birch Aquarium and Sea Life Aquarium. Encounter thousands of exotic animals from around the world at the San Diego Zoo and Wild Animal Park. Ride the Big Dipper at Belmont Park on Mission Beach for the thrill of a beachfront rollercoaster from the 1920’s. Enjoy whale watching cruises from San Diego Harbor. In San Diego and Carlsbad, kids discover fun and adventure at every turn.