Christmas is right around the corner and what better way to get into the spirit by spending your evenings cruising around San Diego looking at Christmas lights! Grab your family and friends, some hot cocoa and jump in your warm car because San Diego Sailing Tours has compiled a list of the best hidden neighborhoods to look at this year!

Carmel Mountain Ranch

Fairway Village: East and West sides of Stoney Gate. Come check out 80 different homes decorated in “Holiday Magic”


2609 Meadowlark Ln: Over 35 inflatables and 1,000 lights one this lane! There will be candy canes being passed out for children on Friday and Saturday from 6-9 pm.

Rancho Penasquitos

Oviedo St (right off of Black Mountain Rd): They call it “Christmas Card Lane,” every house is a different theme!


7607 Romeria St: Nicknamed “The Carlsbad Christmas House,” check out an animated window display and a surfing Santa! There will also be a food drive and donations are accepted!

Chula Vista

Whitney St. and Mankato Circle: Come celebrate the 59th year of Christmas light decoration of the homes in this neighborhood.


5404 Mt. Burnham Dr: There is an animated light display that is connected to 98.5 FM, tune in to look at lights that are paired with Christmas music!

Point Loma

Garrison St and Chatsworth:  Come check a street full of Christmas decorations,  located right off of Rosecrans it is called “Garrison Street Lights.”

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