Oh Christmas tree, oh Christmas tree, of all the trees most lovely... it's that time of year. The lights & trees are going up, & in some cities, a little snow may even fall! To ensure you don't miss any chance of celebrating, we've put together a short list of local Christmas Tree lighting's & other city-wide celebrations. Have fun looking at all the pretty lights!
Tuesday, December 1st:
* Garden Grove Tree Lighting Celebration at the Village Green/ Clock Tower. For more information call (714)741-5200.
Wednesday, December 2nd:
* City of La Palma Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony, 5:30 pm at the Central Park Amphitheater.
Thursday, December 3rd:
* City of Brea Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony, Brea Civic & Cultural Center, 6:30pm. Admission is FREE. For more information call (714)990-7771
Friday, December 4th:
* City of Tustin Christmas Tree Lighting, City Hall, 6pm
* Newport Dunes Lighting of the Bay, 6pm
* Placentia Winter Holiday Celebration, 6:30pm, Placentia Civic Center: holiday music, caroling, refreshments, Christmas tree lighting.
* Seal Beach Annual Holiday Parade, 7pm
Saturday, December 5th:
* City of Anaheim's Breakfast at the North Pole, 8am
* City of Laguna Hills breakfast with Santa, 9-10:30am at the Laguna Hills Community Center.
* Nutcracker Christmas Tree Lighting & Holiday Village, 10:30am - 6pm in Downtown Anaheim at Center Street Promenade. Pictures with Santa, Train Rides, Snow Play, Christmas Tree Lighting
* Laguna Niguel's North Pole Adventure, 10:00am - 1pm at Sea County Senior & Community Center. $7 per child (2-12 yrs.) & $2/adult.
* Downtown Fullerton's Annual Winter Festival, noon-6pm: bounce houses, face painting, craft & food booths, caroling, tree light ceremony at 5 pm.
* Crystal Cove Historic District Annual Coastal Tree Lighting Ceremony, 3pm: carolers, hot apple cider, Santa visit, & lighting of the tree & cottages.
* Holly Jolly Hoopla!, 3-7pm, San Clemente Community Center: live penguins & reindeer, sled rides, decorating cookies, Santa visits & story telling. For more information call (949)361-8264.
* San Juan Capistrano Tree Lighting Ceremony, 4:15-9pm, Historic Town Center Park. For more information call (949)493-5911.
* Christmas at the Casa, 5:30-8:30pm: tree lighting ceremony, story telling with Santa, caroling. For more information call (949)498-2139.
* City of Fountain Valley's Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony, 5pm, FV Recreation Center & Sports Park
Saturday, December 6th:
* Huntington Beach Pier Lighting & Holiday Parade, 1pm-7pm
* City of Orange Tree Lighting Ceremony & Candlelight Choir Processional, 3:30-7pm, Plaza Park
* Laguna Niguel Christmas Tree Lighting, 5:30pm at Crown Valley Park. (Dress warm, because snow has been predicted!)
Thursday, December 10th:
* City of Cypress Holiday Sing, 6pm, on the Civic Center Green
Saturday, December 12th:
* Laguna Niguel Holiday Parade, 10 am on Crown Valley Parkway
* Dana Point Winter Festival, 12-5:30pm, La Plaza Park
* San Juan Capistrano's Lunch with Santa, 11am - 1pm, Community Center. $5/ child, $3/ adults
* Newport Beach Holiday Puppet Show, 1-3pm, Newport Beach Central Library