Happy Saturday! Let's play and let's enjoy the holiday season.
Here are some holiday suggestions, including the new LOS ANGELES AUTO SHOW! Enjoy!
A Whistling White House Wonderland
Richard Nixon Foundation, Library, & Museum
18001 Yorba Linda
714 528 0544
Vintage model trains fill the Nixon Library in Yorba Linda.
The holiday season showcase reflects President Richard Nixon’s love of trains that began in his hometown of Yorba Linda.
For admission information, you’re going to want to check the website: nixonfoundation.org
The holiday display is made possible thanks to the generosity of Ruth Ann Segerstrom Moriarty, Pacific Mercantile Bank and The Cookie Element.
Sawdust Art Festival
935 Laguna Canyon Road
949 494 3030
There’s a winter wonderland at the Sawdust Art & Craft Festival in Laguna Beach. More than one-hundred artists create, display, and sell original creations.
In addition, to one of a kind gifts, there live entertainment, art classes and art demonstrations. Oh, and don’t forget Santa Claus might stop by for photo opportunities.
Check the website sawdustartfestival.org for ticket and festival hours information.
380 Santa Monica Pier
310 260 8744
Santa Monica’s Pacific Park is a place for holiday play. L.A.’s only admission free amusement park offer 12 amusement rides, 14 midway games, an oceanfront food plaza, retail shops and the world’s only solar powered ferris wheel.
For operation hours, check the pacpark.com website.
Most Wanted Holiday Toys 2017
Time to Play Magazine
While we’re on the subject of play, TIME TO PLAY MAGAZINE has released its list of the “Most Wanted Holiday Toys” for 2017. On the list, this!
For the complete list of the “Most Wanted Toys” check the website: www.TTPM.com/mostwanted
Christmas Tree Lane 2017
Habitat for Humanity Inland Valley
40820 Winchester Road
Another sign of the season, Christmas Trees! Twenty professionally designed Christmas are being raffled at the Promenade Temecula to benefit the work of the Inland Valley division of Habitat for Humanity. Tickets for the magnificently decorated trees are only one dollar; 25 tickets for 20-dollars. The raffle deadline is Tuesday, December 12th.
For more information, take a look at the website: www.habitativ.org/christmastreelane
Enchanted: Forest of Light
1418 Descanso Drive
La Canada Flintridge
818 949 4200
Now, this is a DIFFERENT kind of tree decorating! This is ENCHANTED: FOREST LIGHT at Descanso Gardens in La Canada – Flintridge. .
This is a night time experience, featuring a one-mile walk through unique lighting experiences in some of the most special areas of Descanso Gardens.
Please keep in mind ENCHANTED is a rain or shine event.
For advance ticket reservation information, you must check the website at: descansogardens.org
5230 Camino Ruiz
866 999 8111
This is described as “THE BEST SHOW EVER!” Cavalia Odysseo’s artistic equestrian and theatrical production is happening in Camarillo. Audiences are taken to a live Hollywood-style movie set, where the moving interactions between human and horse are at the heart of the action. Layers of mesmerizing decor are combined with live music, gravity-defying acrobatics and aerial stunts. Add the staggering effects created by state-of-the-art scenery creating a sumptuous feast for the senses.
Ticket information is available at avalia.com/venturacounty
Magic of Lights
O’Reilly Auto Parts Fan Zone
Auto Club Speedway
9300 Cherry Avenue
800 944 RACE
There’s a new drive through experience at the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana. This is MAGIC OF LIGHTS.
From the comfort of our own vehicles, we wind through the sparkling nearly two mile path in the O’Reilly Auto Parts Fan Zone.
To learn more about the Inland Empire’s newest holiday tradition, here’s the website: www.autoclubspeedway.com/magicoflights
L.A. Zoo Lights
5333 Zoo Drive
323 644 4200
L.A.’s bright lights holiday tradition returns to the Los Angeles Zoo. L.A. Zoo Lights takes us on a 60-to-90 minute tour of the zoo featuring creative animal themed light displays, including 3D projections, lasers, and thousands of holiday lights.
Ticket price information is available at lazoolights.org
2017 LA Auto Show
1201 South Figueroa Street
213 741 1151
The L.A. Auto Show is open now through Sunday, December 10th!
Make it a GREAT Saturday! Gayle Anderson, KTLA 5 News.
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