Visit a Southern Cal Ice Kingdom – CHILL

Have you been to the Queen Mary recently?  Remember the gigantic white dome that housed the Spruce Goose?  Well, they’ve converted it into a magical Ice Kingdom – CHILL! Photo Credits: Queen Mary/Chill Grab a parka (provided) and head on into CHILL, a spectacular gallery of huge ice carvings (very much like the ones at …

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Time to Party Like Its 2013!

I know Christmas isn’t even here yet, but have you decided where you’ll be ringing in the New Year?  I’m so excited that we’ll be spending the New Year at Knott’s Berry Farm. #KnottsNYE Knott’s invites families to start the year together to enjoy a variety of family fun like: Midnight Fireworks Comedian Magician Live …

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A Festive Time at Knott’s Merry Farm

With December in full swing…we’re off and running.  First stop?  Knott’s #MerryFarm!  For the holidays, Knott’s has transformed to park into the beautiful #MerryFarm, a tradition for locals and visitors alike.  Always a fun day for the family, Knotts really gets into the holiday spirit, which we truly enjoyed.  The kids?  Besides the rides, they …

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A Visit With Santa Giveaway

  We just got back from visiting Santa at his Orange County Wonderland, an experience we really enjoyed.  We walked into Santa’s Wonderland and were immediately greeted with Santa’s Helper Elves. They guided us into the main room to give us a little information about this magical place. First stop, Mischief Maze:  My munchkins had so much …

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We love the Christmas Train!

It’s the season, once again for one of my favorite holiday events, Irvine Park Railroad’s annual Christmas Train. Come with family and friends and take this enchanting night ride through historic Irvine Regional Park to meet Santa Claus. The train will depart every 15 minutes from the brightly-lit train station and drop passengers off at …

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Holiday Celebrations 2012

Now that the holidays are here, I’ve compiled a list of tree lightings and other special celebrations throughout Orange County. ALISO VIEJO: The Aliso Viejo Community association will host their Winter Holiday Event on Sunday, Dec 2nd at 4:30pm at Grand Park.  This will be the official lighting of the tree, live entertainment, complimentary cookies and hot …

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