Budget a little tight this summer? The Chula Vista Nature Center and San Diego County Fair announce two opportunities that will help visitors save money while enjoying two of the region’s best family attractions for the price of one!
Tour the Chula Vista Nature Center from June 25 to July 5, save your original receipt and bring it to the San Diego County Fair. Visitors will receive free admission for every paid guest who visited the Nature Center. This promotion is valid at any admission gate at the Fair.
From June 25 to July 5, visit the San Diego County Fair, save your admission ticket, and bring it to the Chula Vista Nature Center. Guests will receive a free child admission for every paid adult through Labor Day.
“We are thrilled to join promotional efforts with the San Diego County Fair. We hope this is the beginning of a long lasting relationship between the two organizations. We truly appreciate their support in helping ensure the sustainability of the Nature Center for generations of visitors to come,” said Buck Martin, Director of Recreation and Chula Vista Nature Center.
Located on Sweetwater Marsh National Wildlife Refuge, the Chula Vista Nature Center is an internationally recognized zoo/aquarium exhibiting plants and animals native to San Diego Bay and marsh/wetland habitats. Get an up-close and personal visit with endangered green sea turtles, shorebirds, hawks, sharks, stingrays, jellyfish and more! The center is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday. Admission is $6 for adults, $5 for students and ages 55 and older (with identification), $4 for ages 12 –17, $3 for ages 4 – 11 and free for ages 4 and younger. Admission prices will be changing effective July 1 as follows: $11 for adults; $8 ages 12 – 17, for students, and 65 and older (with identification); $6 for ages 4 – 11; and free for ages 4 and younger. For more information, log on to www.chulavistanaturecenter.org
The San Diego County Fair is the largest annual event in San Diego County and the sixth largest fair in the United States, drawing more than 1.2 million visitors each year. The Fair will be open through July 5, 2009. Gates open at 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday; 11 a.m. weekdays. Gates close 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday; 10 p.m. other nights. Admission is $13 for adults, $7 for ages 6-12 and 62 and older, and free for ages 5 and younger. For information, log on to www.sdfair.com/fair.