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Where else can you experience the all new Shamu show “Believe,” touch and feed dolphins, count the teeth on a shark and come face-to-face with a polar bear? SeaWorld San Diego – it doesn’t get any closer than this.

2010_sdzoo_175.jpgWorld Famous San Diego Zoo
Visit the Zoo and meet some of the rarest, eldest and most exotic creatures on earth. Journey into the depths of Monkey Trails and Forest Tales, swing by the Children’s Zoo and visit our amazing habitats.

2010_wap_175.jpgSan Diego Zoo Safari Park
A sister property of the Zoo, the San Diego Zoo Safari Park is located approximately 30 miles from downtown and is a 1,800 acre wildlife preserve and natural habitat for herds of African and Asian animals.

2010_legoland_175.jpgLEGOLAND California
LEGOLAND® California Resort is growing and there’s a lot to experience. The World’s First LEGOLAND® Water Park is now open with seven slides, a 45-foot LEGO® tower and the unique Build-A-Raft river. LEGOLAND California is home to more than 60 rides, shows and attractions. And right next to LEGOLAND, SEA LIFE Aquarium is the perfect way to introduce children to the wonders of the aquatic world.

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Enjoy the award-winning sightseeing tours of the City of San Diego and Coronado aboard an Old Town Trolley. Tour at your own pace with their unique on and off service to eight stops including Old Town, The Embarcadero, Seaport Village, Horton Plaza, Gaslamp Quarter, Coronado, the San Diego Zoo and Balboa Park Museums.

midway_logo.gifUSS Midway Museum
Take a tour of the 47-year old odyssey that spanned the end of World War II and Desert Storm, and odyssey in which more than 225,000 Americans took part. Located downtown in San Diego at Navy Pier, Midway provides a dynamic and enriching experience "from boiler to bridge." A visit to Midway instills a greater appreciation for courage, freedom, and service to country.

2011_hornblower_prefpartner.jpgHornblower Cruises & Events
Get ready to enjoy the sights and sounds of the magnificent San Diego bay as you choose from one of Hornblower’s harbor cruises, dining cruises or even a San Diego whale watching adventure!

2011_bbbp_tab.jpgBig Bay Balloon Parade
The Port of San Diego Big Bay Balloon Parade will be on Monday, December 30 on Harbor Drive at 10 a.m. San Diego’s waterfront provides the scenic backdrop for “America’s Largest Balloon Parade.” Balloons, floats and marching bands make up a world-class and nationally televised parade.


stadiumgolf_logo.gifStadium Golf Center

Stadium Golf Center & Batting Cages is San Diego’s premiere practice facility since 1995. Located Just North of Qualcomm Stadium off the 15 Freeway & The Aero Drive Exit.



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If you are interested in becoming a preferred hotel partner of the San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl, please download the 2013 Preferred Hotel Partner form.


The Tilted Kilt is the Official College Football Viewing Partner of the Holiday Bowl and San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl! Stop by every Saturday during football season to check out all the college football action. The Tilted Kilt experience is one-of-a-kind and will always leave you in a better mood than when you arrived.


If you are interested in becoming a preferred restaurant of the San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl, please download the 2013 Preferred Restaurant Partner Form.

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Dakines provides the best tasting Hawaiian dinners and lunches. You'll find Hawaiian license plates and surfboards on the walls, "Aloha Maid" Guava Nectar, and island food. Although the kalua pig here isn't cooked in an imu - a hole in the ground - it sure tastes like the real thing.

donovans.jpgDonovan's Steak & Chop House

Donovan's sets the standard of steakhouse excellence. An appealing atmosphere of rich mahogany, eye-catching paintings and bronze sculptures artfully bathed in soft, flattering light. Upscale and world-calss yet cordially friendly. Attentive unobtrusive service that accentuates every exacting detail. This is truly the place to be, relax and enjoy dining perfection. 

09_hh_logo.jpgHarbor House Restaurant
The Harbor House opened in 1980, and serves fresh fish, shellfish, premium steaks and local draft beers. We offer informal dining upstairs and on the outside decks as well as tablecloth/quiet dining downstairs. Come and enjoy our great city and harbor views.  

el_indio.jpgEl Indio
El Indio is well known around the world for being dedicated to delivering the finest Mexican food. We are the birth place of the “Taquito” and make fresh tortillas daily. Come join us and discover the taste and freshness of real Mexican food.

2011_tk_prefpartner.jpgTilted Kilt Pub & Eatery

The Tilted Kilt is in the business of lifting spirits one burger, one beer, one guest, one visit, at a time. So, the next time you’re nearby, whether at happy hour, noon or night, stop in and see us. The Tilted Kilt experience is one-of-a-kind and will always leave you in a better mood than when you arrived.


JMlogoHolidayBowl 130x130Jersey Mike's Subs
Jersey Mike's is an authentic East Coast style sub shop with fresh bread baked daily, crisp vegetables sliced each morning, and every sandwich is made to order right in front of your eyes. We have been voted best sub in virtually every market because of our mouth watering giant sized subs. Check out to see all of our locations and remember Jersey Mike's – Always Fresh Sliced, Always Fresh Grilled!


festivities.jpgFestivities Catering & Special Events
Festivities Catering & Special Events is a full service catering and event planning company. Festivities Catering has been the caterer of choice for  the Sponsorship and VIP parties for the Holiday Bowl and Poinsettia Bowl for decades. In addition to our exemplary catering and gourmet tailgates our services include site selection, theme & décor concepts, rentals, event design, florals and all related services.  Festivities’ goal is to exceed your expectations in every service we provide and allow you to be a worry-free guest at your own party.  You can rely on our well-trained and experienced professionals to help bring your event vision to life and to create and produce successful, memorable events.

pp.jpgPicnic People
Picnic People is San Diego’s premier outdoor event specialist and has been creating memorable alumni tailgates for the Holiday Bowl and Poinsettia Bowl for the last 20 years. During that time Picnic People has done everything from obtaining stadium permits to providing delicious bbq, exciting music to pump up the fans, quick and easy guest registration, fun team décor and thorough event organization for almost every school in the Pac 10 and Big 12.  They have also produced all of the team tailgates for the Poinsettia Bowl since its induction.  Consider Picnic People your pre-game party experts!

kbbq_175.jpgKaminski's Bar-B-Que
The Kaminski Family has called Poway home since 1961. Stan and June Kaminski, along with daughter Marsha and the rest of the Kaminski family, opened Kaminski’s BBQ in the heart of Poway. Kaminski’s offers Poway its first authentic BBQ House with Southern Hospitality! 

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2013 mts logoMetropolitan Transit Systems (MTS)
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2011_powerplus_175.jpgPower Plus Sound & Lighting, Inc.
Power Plus Sound & Lighting, Inc. is committed to providing the finest quality staff and equipment for any production need. Whether we are contracted to supply an entire production from concept to completion or are simply providing rental equipment for qualified users, our level of service will be consistently professional.

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