Best Christmas Light Displays and Home Holiday Decorations around Los Angeles
There's a special magic to over-the-top holiday light displays created by someone's neighbor.
Ultimate List of Free LA Holiday Events: 50 Free Christmas & Hanukkah Things To Do
These celebrations ring in the holidays without wringing out your pockets!
Cut Your Own Christmas Tree: Southern California Tree Farms near LA
Want something more special than a pre-cut or artificial tree? Get out your hacksaw.
Must-See Christmas Light Shows Worth Paying or Driving for over the Holidays
Two of these grand scale public light displays are even free!
20 Restaurants Open on Christmas Day in Los Angeles and Orange County
Make the same thing Mrs. Claus makes for Christmas dinner: reservations!
The Nutcracker: 28 Holiday Performances of the Classic Ballet Fit for Kids
Christmas doesn't feel like Christmas without one good Nutcracker—and LA has 26 of them.
Skypark at Santa's Village: Christmas Spirit Returns to the SoCal Mountains
Santa's sleigh bells are ringing loud and clear at Skypark at Santa's Village in Lake Arrowhead.
Best Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks in LA, from Downtown to the Valleys to the Beach
One thing Angelenos love doing during the winter months is pretending that it’s winter.
Volunteering at Holiday Time: Fun Ways for LA Kids To Find Their Spirit of Giving
Helping others and teaching empathy to our kids: that's a double gift at holiday time.
Sand Sledding: The Sand Berms at Venice Beach Return for Winter Fun
In some parts of the country sledding involves getting cold and wet. How very... un-Californian.
Mission Inn Festival of Lights: The Holiday Lights that Lure People to Riverside
Are the holiday lights USA Today calls best in the nation really all that? We had to find out.
50 Things To Do around LA When Everyone Else Goes Away for Christmas
Holy Week in LA is the week when the freeways open up.
Queen Mary Christmas: Chill Is in the Air and Lights Are on the Ship!
The Queen Mary decks the halls—and the decks—this holiday season.
Santa's Reindeer Romp with Kids at the LA Zoo
This is the year that Christmas doubt was expressed at our house, and the doubt extended all the...
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How To Recycle Your Christmas Tree in LA
On the 12th day of Christmas my city gave to me — a chance to recycle my Christmas tree.READ MORE
New Year's Eve with Kids: Ringing in the New Year as a Family in LA and OC
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What's Open on Christmas Day in LA: 25 Fun Things To Do
So little traffic, so much you can do!READ MORE