Home of the Holidays Pet Adoption Fair

When: Dec. 4th

Time: 10am – 3pm

Location: Irvine Animal Care Center, 6443 Oak Canyon

Brighten up your home this holiday season by rescuing one of 600 plus homeless pets at this amazing fair. The festivities will include dozens of vendors catering to pet owners, gourmet food trucks, a silent auction, pet micro-chipping services and an opportunity drawing.

Christmas Walk

When: Dec. 4th

Time: 11am – 4pm

Location: Village of Corona Del Mar

Galavant the streets of Del Mar as it radiates all of its holiday beauty. Enjoy the gorgeous sounds of Christmas carolers, savor the flavors at a restaurant tasting and take the kids to meet Santa. Don’t forget to enter the opportunity drawing with over $15,000 in prizes.

Laguna Niguel Holiday Parade

When: Dec. 10

Time: 10am

Location: Crown Valley Community Park

Come and pay tribute our local military, world-class athletes, marching bands, local talents and everything that makes this community so great. The theme this year is “Home for the Holidays” so if your visiting be sure to come out and honor our special city.

Newport Christmas Boat Parade and Ring of Lights

When: Dec. 14-18

Time: 630pm

Location: Bay Island, Newport Beach

Come watch an impressive display of artistry as boat and yacht owners decorate and parade their vehicles in spirit of the holidays. Opening and closing nights of the parade will feature fireworks at 615pm on the 14th and at 9pm on the 18th.

Holiday Craft Show

When: Dec. 19th

Time: 9am – 3pm

Location: Cypress Community Center, 5700 Orange Ave.

A great place to pick up unique gifts and do some last minute holiday shopping. You’ll find an assortment of hand crafted items, a sweet shop, a barbecue lunch and entertainment.

Hooray for Chanukah

When: Dec. 24 – Jan. 1

Time: refer to the website

Location: Pretend City Children’s Museum, 29 Hubble, Irvine

Let the children discover the magic of Chanukah at this festive and educational gathering. Spin the dreidel, light the Menorah and be in the moment with friends, family and the children.