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Things to do in LA this Holiday Season

The Immersive Nutcracker Experience, LA

Big fans of the Nutcracker? We got the place for you. The Beverly Center is introducing The Immersive Nutcracker, an all-family-friendly walk offering dreamlike experiences featuring iconic moments, characters, and settings. Secure your tickets for the family before it’s too late.

November 26th – December 31st

Tuesday – Saturday 11 am – 7:40 pm PST

Sunday 11 am – 6:20 pm PST

The Immersive Nutcracker Experience

Snow Line Orchard – Apple Picking

Ever been apple-picking? Well, we got the perfect place for you. Bring the friends or fam and spend the whole day at the family-owned apple farm, winery, and cidery in Oak Glen. Family activities include apple picking, raspberry picking, winery and cider for the adults, and amazing mini cider donuts.

Monday – Sunday 9 am – 5 pm PST

Apple Picking

2021 Vita Perfetta “Holiday Bizarre” Fair

We have a very merry holiday event for you coming soon. On December 5th, Vita Perfetta will be hosting a FREE holiday bizarre with handcrafted holiday items. The event will include sweet treats, food, holiday drinks, holiday music, crafts, karaoke, and more! Save the date, and don’t miss the special event.

December 5th, 11 am – 4 pm PST 465 North Roxbury Drive #750 Beverly Hills

Holiday Bizarre

L.A. Live: Holiday Ice Skating

Beginning November 27th, L.A. Kings Holiday Ice rink will be open! Surrounded by city views and presented by coca-cola, this will be a festive day out to remember. Find yourself a friend and get your skates on, because it’s that time of year again.

L.A. Kings Holiday Ice Info

Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood Holiday Discount

Looking for plans when the family comes over for the holidays? We got the place for you. Warner Brothers Studio Tour is extending its discounted rate offer through December 24th. Southern California residents can purchase tickets online at a discounted rate of $57 for weekday and weekend visits. Don’t miss your chance to explore their new grande finale Action and Magic Made Here celebrating the DC Universe, Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Fantastic Beasts, and visit the sets from Friends and The Big Bang Theory.

Thursday – Monday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm PST

We were on a break!

Santa Monica Place Festivities

Excited about the upcoming holidays? So are we. Join us at the Santa Monica shopping mall to enjoy festive activities for the whole family to enjoy. Visitors and shoppers will enjoy special performances from the Santa Monica Beach Belles, ballerina performances inside a 14-foot Snow Globe, a live DJ, a 50 foot Christmas tree in Center Plaza, and the opportunity to snap a picture with Santa. Pick a date and bring your family over to spend a festive day at the Santa Monica mall.


November 19, 20, & 28: 11am-7pm

November 21: 12-6pm

November 22 & 23: 2-7pm

November 24, 26, 27, 29 & 30: 10am-8pm

Thanksgiving Day, November 25: CLOSED


Monday-Saturday: 10am-8pm

Sundays: 11am-7pm

Christmas Eve, December 24: 10am-5pm


December 10 -12: 3-7:30 pm

December 17- 24: 3-7:30 pm

Santa Claus is Coming to Town

Sparkle Downtown LA

It’s the time of year for sweaters and instagramable photos. Happening in downtown LA, at The Bloc, experience one of LA’s largest multi-colored interactive holiday displays. A magical holiday show featuring 18 million hues of lights synchronizing with festive tunes. Come join us and capture your photo-ops with the 32ft Christmas tree.

November 11th, 2021 – January 3rd, 2022

Ultimate Holiday Experience

South Coast Botanic Garden’s Glow, LA

Calling all Garden Lovers: ever experienced a garden walk with thousands of lights? Well starting on November 20th, the South Coast Botanic Garden will host Glow for the second year in a row. There will be food, drinks, music, a transformative Garden featuring thousands of lights, and waterfalls. Secure your tickets now for an interactive experience with themed nights.

November 20th, 2021 – January 17th, 2022

From the Beach to the Bayou

Stranger Things Store, LA

Did you watch the new Stranger Things trailer for Season 4? Well, if you are a big fan, we got exciting news for you. Check out the first-ever Stranger Things store in LA where you get to discover some of the show’s most iconic locations. You will interact with the lockers of Hawkins High, answer the yellow phone at Joyce’s phone, play games at the Palace Arcade, and stroll through the Russian Lab. Hurry and reserve your FREE tickets.

November 6th – December 5th

Monday – Thursday 10 am – 9 pm PST

Friday – Saturday 10 am – 10 pm PST

Sunday 11 am – 9 pm PST

The Upside Down

Holidays at Universal Citywalk, LA

Ever been to Citywalk during the holidays? We have and it is one of the best places to get into the holiday spirit. Capture the perfect family photo under the Christmas tree, and spend the day dining outdoors and shopping for your family.

November 26th, 2021 – January 2nd, 2022

Sunday – Thursday 11 am – 9 pm PST

Friday – Saturday 11 am – 10 pm PST

Citywalk Holidays

Kids Club Harvest Festival

Looking to celebrate the harvest season with your kids, nephews, and nieces? For one day only, The Point will be hosting kids harvest festival free and open to the public. Activities include a petting zoo, live entertainment from The Best Buds, holiday characters, face painting, balloon twisting, stilt walters, and more! Save the date, bring your kids, and be prepared to make heart-warming memories.

November 18th, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm PST

The Point Harvest Festival

Enrique Iglesias & Ricky Martin at Staples Center

Big fan of Enrique Iglesias and Ricky Martin? Well, we got news for you. Secure your tickets and bring the family to enjoy Iglesias’s last album before he retires.

November 18th & 19th 7:30 pm PST

Secure your tickets here!