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Spend Summer on the Bay in San Diego

From Coastal Calm to City Lights

Bring “California Dreamin” to a reality this summer, and escape to San Diego during our favorite time of year. Whether you’re looking for a serene and secluded Bayfront escape, desire to see the city lights, or are looking to enjoy some of our 70-miles of coastline, you’ll find the perfect blend here at our Mission Bay location. Below you can learn about San Diego’s best summer events, festivals and activities…and take some time to relax onsite and enjoy the curated resort activities we offer here at The Dana on Mission Bay!

San Diego Pride 2022

The country’s largest Pride celebration returns from July 16-17, 2022! Join in on the festivities as we celebrate equality and respect for the LGBTQ+ communities with parade and festivities all weekend!

Celebrate Pride

Independence Day Firework Displays

This year, enjoy firework displays all weekend long! Various shows are viewable from multiple locations, including San Diego Bay and right here at The Dana!

July 4th Fireworks

San Diego Comic-Con

Gear up and hit Downtown for the annual San Diego Comic Convention! This long standing local event has brought guests from far and wide - super fans and pop culture aficionados alike. Even if you don't have a badge to enter the convention itself, there are still plenty of Comic-Con related events to attend.

Get Your Con On

Your San Diego Summer Guide

This summer make sure you're prepared for all of your amazing San Diego plans!

Summer Guide

The Coolest Rooftop Restaurants in San Diego

Hungry? We have you covered this summer! Enjoy the beautiful San Diego weather atop one of these amazing spots!

Local Restaurants

“Cool” Ways To Beat the Heat in San Diego

San Diego is famous for its warm weather and abundant sunshine. Naturally, there are plenty of fun outdoor activities to enjoy. Here are some ways to beat the heat in San Diego.

Stay Cool

Summer Concerts

Dance the night away on San Diego Bay at Humphreys Half Moon Inn, our sister property located on Shelter Island! This is their biggest concert season ever! Well-known for their Summer Concerts series, Humphreys is a special venue boasting stunning marina views and class acts like Amos Lee, Smokey Robinson, Colbie Caillat and more!

Live Music