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Santa at Pacific City
December 3, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until December 23, 2019
Saturday, November 23rd from 12:00 PM-3:00 PM
Kicking off the holiday cheer is Santa’s Arrival from the North Pole to Surf City, along with two of his elves. They’ll be skydiving in, so you don’t want to miss this! After a safe landing, he will be ready for photo-ops with the children who come to visit him at Pacific City. Visitors will also be privy to holiday songs, Santa hats, and candy canes!
Daily, November 23rd-December 24th
Pictures with Santa
After Santa lands on November 23rd, he’ll be at Pacific City to take pictures all the way through Christmas Eve, when he has to venture off on his Christmas journey.
Wednesdays, November 27th-December 18th
Movie Series & Meet-and-Greets
After a successful summer movie series, Pacific City is hosting a weekly holiday movie series. The series begins with The Nightmare Before Christmas. In the weeks following, Pacific City will show A Christmas Story on December 4th, Elf on December 11th, and The New Grinch Cartoon on December 18th. Visitors will also be able to meet and greet Jack and Sally, Buddy the Elf, and The Grinch one hour before the respective films are being shown.
Friday, November 29th, 2:30 PM-6:00 PM
It’s a Cool Yule Celebration
Spend your Black Friday with your kiddos enjoying holiday crafting, a hot cocoa station, and of course, pictures with Santa on the Ocean Deck. There will also be a performance by the Grinch and a chance to sing carols before the Pasea Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony.
All December long
Live Musical Performances, Saturdays & Sundays
Santa Paws Photos with Santa on the Ocean Deck, Sundays
Live Musical Performances will take place on weekends in December and the Santa Paws photo-op, where patrons can bring their pups to Pacific City to meet Jolly Old Saint Nick will happen every Sunday.
Saturday, December 7th, 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
Around the Pacific City Tree
Around the Pacific City Tree includes performances from various children’s groups in Orange County, including the OC Song & Dance Company Kids and the OC Children’s Theater. It’s perfect for family time on a Saturday.
Saturday, December 14th, 2:00 PM-5:00 PM
Huntington Beach Fire Department’s Toy Drive
The Huntington Beach Fire Department will bring a fire engine to Pacific City for photos with Santa and a Toy Drive, where all of the gifts will be donated to Spark of Love Toy Drive. It’s a wonderful opportunity for kids to give back to those less fortunate this holiday season.
Tuesday, December 17th, 10:00 AM-11:00 AM
PC Grommets Holiday Party
The Kids Club at Pacific City will be hosting a Holiday Party, where children can watch the classic cartoon version of How the Grinch Stole Christmas, followed by storytime with Mr. and Mrs. Claus. This event promises holiday treats, refreshments, and a photo-op with Santa himself.
Friday, December 20th, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Pacific City’s Holiday Cookie Crawl
Children will get the opportunity to meander through the City shopping and enjoying holiday cookies at various stores while being serenaded by carolers. At the end of the cookie crawl, participants will get to watch holiday favorite Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer at the Surf Theater on the 2nd level.
Monday, December 23rd, 3:00 PM-5:00 PM
Get Ready for Santa
In the final preparation for Santa’s arrival, kids are welcome to participate in Getting Ready for Santa at Lot 579. Cookie decorating and writing letters to Santa will definitely keep kids in the holiday spirit. Who knows, Santa might even stop by!
For more information, visit https://www.gopacificcity.com/
January 29 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
February 5 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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