Performers will be on the Spreckels Organ Pavilion stage all night Friday and Saturday.
You can hear choruses, see dance troupes and enjoy the historical organ.
Santa comes to Balboa Park! (Reindeer not pictured.) This is one of many holiday decorations you'll see.
Get some grub! Food booths all over the park have seasonal favorites like crepes, cocoa and roasted chestnuts.
The International Cottages also have food from around the world! Look for these ebelskiver in Denmark.
Enjoy Irish coffee and conversation at House of Ireland.
Spanish Village, near the zoo, has beautiful displays and lights.
There's a midway with traditional carnival rides by the San Diego Air and Space Museum.
Stages are scattered throughout the park for local youth groups to perform.
Have you seen "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" tree? It's in front of the Old Globe Theatre.
Museums will be free on Friday and Saturday nights.
Stop by the Botanical Building for poinsettia displays!
Groups like the San Diego Bonsai Club decorate trees that are on display.
There are vendor booths with giveaways.
Seven dogs rescued from the Holy Fire in Orange and Riverside counties are available for adoption starting Thursday.