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60th Annual Huntington Harbor Lights Cruise

This Friday will be the last day to catch the Huntington Harbor Philharmonic Cruise of Lights, a daily narrated boat cruise through the waters of Huntington Harbor starting in mid-December. On board, locals and visitors alike can enjoy houses, docks, decks, and boats decorated with thousands of colorful, sparkling lights.

16889 Algonquin St., Huntington Beach. From December 16 to 23. Cruises depart daily at 5:30pm, 6:30pm, 7:30pm and 8:30pm Adults $26, Children $12. For cards

Huntington Beach ‘Surf City Winter Wonderland’

Featuring an ice rink on the Huntington Beach Pier, live entertainment and local specialty crafts, jewelry, paintings, apparel and more, Surf City Winter Wonderland is perfect for those looking to celebrate the holidays with a clear view of the ocean.

325 Pacific Coast Hwy., Huntington Beach. From November 18 to January 8. Free festival admission, $22 skating admission. For cards

Winter Fest OC in Costa Mesa

This family-friendly wonderland features festivities including holiday decor, over a million lights, and new activities including a pop-up North Pole, ice skating under the stars, a 150-foot ice tube slide , snowboard simulator, carnival rides, holiday fair and more.

OC Fair and Event Center. 88 Fair Dr, Costa Mesa. November 25th to January 1st, 12:00pm to 10:00pm Tickets $22 to $27. Parking $10. For cards

Holidayz in Irvine Park

Bring family and friends to Great Park for holiday-themed events, displays and lights. The festival features a “larger-than-life” airplane, a special tribute to the park’s military roots, surprise appearances by the Grinch, and more.

Great Irvine Park. 8000 Great Park Blvd., Irvine. From November 19 to January 1. Free entry. For more information.

Hikari–Irvine Festival of Lights

Families and animal lovers are invited to Tanaka Farms for a wagon ride, light displays, Christmas tree lot, holiday market and more. Visitors can also meet farm animals, take a photo with Santa and tour the 30-acre working farm. The farm will be closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Tanaka Farms 5380 3/4 University Dr., Irvine. November 25th – December 30th, 4:30pm – 10:00pm Tickets $20. For cards

Santa Ana Winter Village

Join the residents of the heart of Santa Ana in celebrating the holiday season with an outdoor ice skating rink, live entertainment, local food trucks, holiday products and more.

Civic Center Plaza. 717 West Santa Ana Blvd., Santa Ana. From December 8 to January 8. Hours vary daily. Free entry. For more information.

Capistrano Lights

Mission San Juan Capistrano hosts its annual tree lighting and music programs on select dates throughout December. In the event, a large-scale nativity scene, and singers from the Dickens era, among others. Everyone is invited to participate.

Mission San Juan Capistrano. 26801 Old Mission Rd., San Juan Capistrano. December 3rd to December 30th, 9:00am to 6:00pm Tickets $20. For cards

Carol Cassis

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