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November 2019

November 14, 2019 - January 20, 2020
Pershing Square, 532 S. Olive Street
Los Angeles, CA United States

Holiday Ice Rink in Pershing Square

Situated amid the Downtown Los Angeles skyscrapers, the rink will be open for ice skating daily, including holidays. There will also be a variety of free activities, including live concerts, youth programs, and special events.   Open daily, check site for details.

November 15, 2019 - January 5, 2020
Los Angeles Zoo, 5333 Zoo Dr.
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States

Zoo Lights

Brighten up your holidays with an all-new Yuletide tradition! The Zoo will be decorated with festive lights for the winter holiday season. This fresh, exciting event will include family-friendly evening activities to illuminate the season for memories that will make you smile all year. November,15, 2019 – Jan 5, 2020  6:00 – 11:00 p.m. Closed November 22 Purchase tickets in advance $20 Adults, $15 Children ages 2 to 12, Children under 2 – Free

November 18, 2019 - January 6, 2020
Descanso Gardens, 1418 Descanso Drive
La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011 United States
$28 – $30

Enchanted: Forest of Light

Enchanted is a one-mile, nighttime walk through distinct lighting displays. Some of the displays are interactive and invite participation, while some are merely there to be observed and enjoyed. Food and beverage options abound at Enchanted! Grab a quick bite, a hot chocolate or an adult beverage within the Enchanted experience.   5:30 – 10:00 p.m. , Closed November 28,  December 24 , 25, 31 $28–$30, Must purchase tickets in advance

December 2019

December 1 - December 25
Grand Park, 200 N. Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States

Grand Park’s Winter Glow

Grand Park’s Winter Glow is an immersive nighttime art experience that will take over Grand Park in celebration of the holidays. As the days shorten and darken, the park will celebrate light as a giver of warmth, a source of beauty and the key component to bringing people together during the fall and winter months. Families will make new holiday memories strolling together through this 12-acre art, projection and light display, exhibit and installation and experience the wonder of Grand…

December 1 - December 25
Grand Park, 200 N. Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States

Los Angeles County Tree Lighting

Join Grand Park and The Music Center for the Los Angeles County annual tree lighting featuring performances by local music artists and community groups.   Check website for time

December 1 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on December 2, 2019 at 12:00 pm

8th Street – Los Angeles, 8th Street at Normandie Avenue
Los Angeles, CA United States

Navidad en la Calle Ocho, Los Angeles

The Christmas Navidad en la Calle Ocho festival is considered the biggest toy giveaway and one of the most important festivals in the community. This two-day event will include entertainment on four stages, free toys and products, clowns, and small rides. Come celebrate the joy of the Christmas spirit and the happiness of children.

December 7 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Aquarium of the Pacific, 100 Aquarium Way
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States

Holiday Treats for the Animals

In celebration of the holiday season, Santa Diver will be delivering an ocean of gifts to the Aquarium of the Pacific for its animals, including penguins, sea otters, seals, sea lions, lorikeets, and fish.   $29.95 Adults, $26.95 Seniors, $17.95 Children (3 -11), Free – children under 3 and Aquarium members

December 7 @ 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Pershing Square, 532 S. Olive Street
Los Angeles, CA United States

Pershing Square’s Winter Holiday Festival

The Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks hosts the Winter Holiday Festival with tons of snow for sledding, a trackless train ride, entertainment, food vendors, craft booths, and a free photo with Santa at Pershing Square. Ice skating is not included.

December 8 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Torrance Cultural Art Center, 3330 Civic Center Drive,
Torrance, CA 90503 United States

The Swedish Christmas Fair

This is the 39th annual Swedish Christmas Fair with Scandinavian crafts, food and Christmas collectibles. Enjoy the beautiful Lucia arrangement with Scandinavian Christmas songs by the choir. Find unique Swedish Christmas gifts, take home a tasty home-baked goods, and get in the mood for the Holidays!

December 15 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Skirball Cultural Center, 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90049 United States

Hanukkah Family Festival

Join us for a day of live music, storytelling, art, and inspiration at this celebration of the ancient. The Jewish festival of light, Hanukkah. $7 – 12, Free to Members and Children under 2


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