These Popular Attractions in North County San Diego are some of our favorites. Whether you’re looking for family fun or a cultural experience, North County is the gem of Southern California.

Del Mar Thoroughbred Horse Racing

From mid-July to the first week of September, where the turf meets the surf, at Del Mar thoroughbred horses race for victory and spectators enjoy the fun. Horse racing in Del Mar is truly a unique, North County San Diego attraction. You can have fun picking winners, spotting celebrities, and enjoying all the food and beverage options at the world class race track. Winners Circle Resort is located directly across the street from the North Side of the Del Mar Race Track.

Legoland California

Legoland California is a lego-themed amusement park perfect for small children. With more than 60 rides, shows and attractions, you and your family can have an all-day adventure! Conveniently, Legoland is less than 20 minutes from Winners Circle Resort.

San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Previously known as the San Diego Wild Animal Park, the Safari Park is an 1,800 acres zoo in the San Pasqual Valley area of San Diego, California, near Escondido. It is one of the most popular tourist attractions in San Diego County. IT is more interactive than a typical zoo, featuring many activities, such as rope-climbing courses, zip lining, and hand-feeding exotic birds. This attraction is recommended for everyone from small children to adults.  The Safari Park is only 40 minutes Northeast of Winners Circle Resort.

North Coast Repertory Theatre

The NCRT is a wonderful, intimate theater in Solana Beach. With a great selection of plays and shows, the house is nearly always full. For a unique cultural experience in North County, it’s not to be missed. Their upcoming play, The Underpants, was adapted by Steve Martin, and it’s sure to be hilarious. It runs from September 5-30, 2012. The NCRT is located just one free exit north of Winners Circle Resort, less than two miles from our property.


Del Mar features the best beaches in San Diego, with stretches great for surfing and swimming. Of course, there are also parks for picnics and courts for volleyball. Del Mar’s sparkling beaches are less than two miles from Winners Circle Resort.