Christmas Tree Lighting

Buena Park

Entertainment, festivities, and even a visit from Santa Claus himself, makes the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting you won’t want to miss! Performances from local schools will be absolutely amazing. Food trucks will be serving up tamales, hot chocolate and more!

5th Annual Goleta Holiday Parade


Join Old Town Goleta for the 5th Annual Goleta Holiday Parade! Get in the holiday spirit with friends and whole family. There will be dozens of holiday-themed parade floats, bands and dance groups all participating to bring in the Holiday season to the heart of Old Town Goleta. You won’t want to miss this jolly good time at the holiday event of the year!

Olde Fashioned Christmas

Los Olivos, CA

An afternoon of holiday cheer has been planned to celebrate Christmas in Los Olivos. There will be holiday lights, treats, a tree lighting and an abundance of Christmas shopping. Come to the park for some free Roasted Walnuts, Christmas Cookies and Hot Chocolate plus Holiday music and singers. The town tree lighting is in the middle of town at 6pm! Outdoor activities may be impacted by the rain, but the town tree lighting will be in the middle of town at 6pm, rain or shine!

Candy Caneland and Craft Faire

Buena Park

Join us for the 51st Annual Candy Caneland & Craft Faire on December 3, 2022 at Ehlers Event Center. Date and times will be announced. This is a holiday event with something for everyone! Enjoy entertainment, food, games, activities, free raffles and of course the popular "snow slide"! In the Craft Faire, you can shop from over 100 local artisans for all those unique holiday gifts.

Oxnard Tamale Festival

Plaza Park

Don't miss the 15th annual Oxnard Tamale Festival in Downtown Oxnard. The event is located along the route of the yearly Oxnard Christmas Parade. Enjoy delicious tamales, live music, and a kid's zone.

23rd Annual Christmas In The Air

Old Town Temecula CA, United States

Here we come a-caroling! Southwest Women’s Chorus is thrilled to be making our return to the Old Town Temecula Community Theater stage after a two-year hiatus. Our annual Christmas in the Air concert is a holiday favorite. This concert features holiday carols, seasonal classics, and sing-alongs for the whole family to enjoy. What a fabulous way to kick off your holiday season!

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Cabrillo High School Aquarium

During the school year, the Cabrillo High School Aquarium is open to the public roughly once every month! Admission is free, and each event features a unique theme. This festive event features holiday decorations all over the facility!

American Ballet Theatre’s The Nutcracker

Segerstrom Center for the Arts

SoCal’s favorite holiday tradition returns with American Ballet Theatre’s critically acclaimed production of The Nutcracker. Created by one of today’s most celebrated choreographers, Alexei Ratmansky, this dazzling holiday treat features ABT’s roster of superstar dancers along with gorgeous sets and costumes by Tony winner Richard Hudson, and Pacific Symphony playing Tchaikovsky’s timeless score. The Nutcracker is the tale of a young girl, Clara, who receives the gift of a nutcracker doll at her family’s Christmas party. In her dreams that night, the nutcracker doll comes to life as a handsome prince who joins her on a magical journey. Together, they...

Huntington Harbour Boat Parade

Huntington Beach

The annual Huntington Harbour Boat Parade celebrates its 60th anniversary!