Register by April 7 for AAO Tours during the 2017 Annual Session. The Annual Session will be April 21-25 in San Diego. Tour options include:

  • Uncover the City with Sol. Visit San Diego’s historic Gaslamp District and enjoy a one-hour harbor cruise along San Diego Bay. See the city’s renowned Balboa Park and visit Old Town State Historic Park, which recreates the setting of California life of the Spanish and early American periods.
  • Discover the Magic Aboard the USS Midway. Enjoy a unique, personalized   tour aboard the USS Midway Museum is America’s most-visited floating ship museum. For 10 years the Midway was the largest ship in the world.
  • Come Sail with Us! Catamaran Sail. Cruise the San Diego harbor* on board a catamaran and see sea lions, exotic birds, and a variety of marine life.

Register for Annual Session Tours
(For expanded tour descriptions and schedules, click on Tour Options at the top of the page.).

About San Diego
With many scenic Pacific and fresh-water beaches, renowned Spanish, Mexican and Native American heritage sites and Balboa Park’s second largest collection of museums outside Washington, D.C., San Diego has something for everyone. Learn more at Explore San Diego.

AAO President DeWayne McCamish recently shared his experiences at San Diego attractions including the USS Midway and Hop On Hop Off trolleys in Old Town. Among Dr. McCamish’s recommendations:  Book early if you are interested in San Diego Harbor* dinner cruises, which book up far in advance.

You can hear Dr. McCamish’s thoughts on San Diego and overview of the 2017 Annual Session in an AAO Business of Orthodontics Podcast (Episode 17).
Hear the Business of Orthodontics Podcast
(The Annual Session segment begins at 24:35.)

* While San Diego weather will likely be mild in April, warm clothing (layers) are recommended when visiting the harbor.