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"Moonlight Forest" -- Lantern Art Festival at the Los Angeles Arboretum

Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden, Arcadia
Sunday, December 15 - Sunday, January 12
  • Hot
  • Museums & Attractions
  • Activities & Competitions
  • Top Rated
  • Make It a Date
  • Good for Groups

Moonlight Forest is a fantasy of lights that takes you to new places. Dive under the seas with exotic fish and a giant shark in the new Ocean Visions exhibit. Next, step into a winter wonderland with ... Read more

Comic Orny Adams (MTV's "Teen Wolf", "Funny People")

Irvine Improv at the Irvine Spectrum Center, Irvine
Sunday, December 15
  • Comedy
  • Top Rated

Known for his high-energy kvetching and hilarious complaints about everyday life, stand-up comic Orny Adams has made appearances on "The Tonight Show" and "Late Show with David Letterman", and had his... Read more

Descanso Gardens' "Enchanted: Forest of Light"

Descanso Gardens, La Canada Flintridge
Sunday, December 15 - Tuesday, December 17
  • Holiday
  • Summer Fun
  • Hot
  • Museums & Attractions
  • Family
  • Make It a Date
  • Top Rated
  • Outdoor

Descanso Gardens is famed for its daytime beauty all year round, but when the holiday season approaches, it brings a special treat. It's a whole new experience to see this SoCal treasure illuminated i... Read more

Duke Ellington Orchestra: Ellington's "Nutcracker"

Renee and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Costa Mesa
Sunday, December 15
  • Music
  • Nutcrackers

Jazz up your holidays with Duke Ellington’s dazzling reimagining of Tchaikovsky’s "The Nutcracker," performed by the Duke Ellington Orchestra -- the only ensemble directly carrying on the traditio... Read more

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast" Live on Stage

The GEM Theater, Garden Grove
Sunday, December 15 - Sunday, December 22
  • Theater
  • Holiday
  • Family

Bringing one of Disney's most acclaimed animated musicals to life on stage takes a lot of magic. If you don't believe us now, just wait until you see see the fully functional clock on Cogsworth's face... Read more

Irving Berlin's "Holiday Inn" at Musical Theatre West

Carpenter Performing Arts Center, CSULB, Long Beach
Sunday, December 15 - Sunday, December 15
  • Theater
  • Holiday
  • Top Rated

Based on the classic film, this joyous musical features thrilling dance numbers, laugh-out-loud comedy, and a parade of hit Irving Berlin songs, including “Blue Skies,” “Easter Parade,” “Ste... Read more

"Natale – Journey to the North Pole": Big Top-Style Extravaganza

Liberty Station, San Diego
Sunday, December 15 - Monday, January 06
  • Holiday
  • Comp Train
  • Comps
  • Circus & Magic
  • Family
  • Under $10

Dancing animatronic polar bears? Yes, please! They're the stars of this holiday circus-style spectacular that tracks the journey of a young girl named Natale as she sets off to find the biggest toy st... Read more

Santa’s North Pole Village at Wisdome LA: The Largest Immersive Holiday Experience

Wisdome LA, Los Angeles
Sunday, December 15 - Monday, December 30
  • Holiday
  • Summer Fun
  • Comp Train
  • Comps
  • Hot
  • Museums & Attractions
  • Family
  • Under $10

Santa's North Pole Village at Wisdome L.A. is the first-ever immersive holiday experience taking place inside of four fun-filled geodesic domes. Get lost in the magic of what the North Pole has to off... Read more

"Merlin's Magic Dinner Show": A Night of Wit and Wizardry

Rib Trader Restaurant, Orange
Sunday, December 15 - Friday, January 31
  • Circus & Magic
  • Family

You'll be treated like a king or queen at this two-hour magical meal hosted by a royal wizard. Saucy serving wenches bring you hearty food, tempting beverages and cheeky banter while Merlin the Magici... Read more

"A Charlie Brown Christmas"

Chance Theater, Anaheim
Sunday, December 15 - Sunday, December 29
  • Theater
  • Holiday
  • Family

Everyone’s favorite holiday classic comes to life in the all-new stage adaptation! Join Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus, and the whole Peanuts gang as they produce their own Christmas play and ul... Read more

Festival Ballet: "The Nutcracker"

Irvine Barclay Theatre, Irvine
Sunday, December 15 - Sunday, December 22
  • Holiday
  • Dance
  • Nutcrackers

Festival Ballet Theatre’s family-friendly, breathtaking production features superb, colorful scenery and dazzling costumes, which make this age-old tradition sparkle like new. Be swept away by Tchai... Read more

Sneakertopia: Pop-Up Museum Experience

Sneakertopia, Los Angeles
Sunday, December 15 - Sunday, December 29
  • Summer Fun
  • Museums & Attractions
  • Family
  • Under $10

Sneakertopia is the new, massive sneaker and street art exhibit, transporting you through a series of immersive, mind-blowing galleries celebrating the art and culture of sneakers -- a story of creati... Read more

"It's a Wonderful Life": A Live Radio Play

STAGEStheatre, Fullerton
Sunday, December 15 - Sunday, December 22
  • Theater
  • Holiday

STAGEStheatre is turning back the clock to present the 1946 holiday fave "It's a Wonderful Life" the way many great dramas were staged in the '40s: as a live radio broadcast. Here's your chance to exp... Read more

"Anne of Green Gables"

Chance Theater, Anaheim
Sunday, December 15 - Sunday, December 29
  • Theater
  • Top Rated

Generations of readers have adored the best-selling novel "Anne of Green Gables," and now the musical adaptation of the beloved book hits the stage at Chance Theater. The Cuthberts expect to adopt a b... Read more

"Matilda the Musical"

Attic Community Theater, Santa Ana
Sunday, December 15 - Sunday, December 22
  • Theater

Unite the whole family with "Matilda," a musical with a cast as diverse as its audience. Young and old alike will connect -- by memories or current struggles -- to Matilda’s journey through school, ... Read more

Long Beach Ballet's "The Nutcracker" With Full Symphony Orchestra

Long Beach Performing Arts Center, Terrace Theater, Long Beach
Sunday, December 15 - Sunday, December 22
  • Holiday
  • Goldstar Choice
  • Hot
  • Dance
  • Family
  • Nutcrackers
  • Top Rated

There are more than 100 productions of "The Nutcracker" every year across the U.S., on stages big and small. And all of them possess their own Sugar Plum Fairy-fueled holiday magic. But only one boast... Read more

"A Christmas Carol" Told Onstage by Dickens

Camino Real Playhouse, San Juan Capistrano
Sunday, December 15
  • Theater

Another in the opening, Charles Dickens himself is introduced to the audience, ready to present one of his famed readings of a new script, "A Christmas Carol", to his guests. The story unfolds behind ... Read more

"Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella"

Rose Center Theater, Westminster
Sunday, December 15
  • Theater
  • Top Rated

It starts with a burst of song, ends with a royal wedding, and in between there's magic, dancing, gorgeous costumes and charming sets. It's the "Cinderella" you know and love — including all the ori... Read more

"That's So Drag!" Brunch Show

Rib Trader Restaurant, Orange
Sunday, December 15
  • Theater

Nothing pairs better with brunch than a posse of glamorous, in-your-face, take-no-prisoners drag queens. Well, except for a mimosa or two -- but fortunately this event has you covered there as well.... Read more

Harbor Lights Cruise of Newport Beach

Newport Landing Cruises, Newport Beach
Monday, December 16 - Tuesday, December 31
  • Holiday
  • Hot
  • Tours & Cruises
  • Family
  • Under $10

It all started with a gondola and eight canoes lit by Japanese lanterns. More than 100 years later, the holiday lights of Newport Harbor -- covering just about every inch of boats, estates, docks and ... Read more

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