Arts: Visual | Kids Out and About Los Angeles

Aquarium of the Pacific

The Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California, is home to 12,000 animals and more than 100 exhibits that celebrate the planet’s largest and most diverse body of water, the Pacific Ocean. It offers ocean learning programs for both children and adults.
100 Aquarium Way
Long Beach , CA , 90802
Phone: 562-590-3100
33° 45' 43.8048" N, 118° 11' 49.0776" W

Elf On The Shelf Journey

Experience the larger-than-life, enchanted wonderland that is The Elf on the Shelf’s Magical Holiday Journey presented by Constellation Immersive. Experience an elf-tacular adventure this season with The Elf on the Shelf’s Magical Holiday Journey, all from the safety of your own car!
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Los Angeles , CA , . 34° 3' 8.0424" N, 118° 14' 37.266" W

Santa's Speedway Christmas Lights - Irwindale, CA

An event that lets you be part of the magic of Christmas, and stay safe with your loved ones at Southern California's most impressive light show.
500 Speedway Drive
Irwindale , CA , 91706 34° 6' 34.236" N, 117° 59' 8.412" W

Christmas in Color

EXPERIENCE CHRISTMAS LIKE NEVER BEFORE. Load up your friends and family into the van (or car, or truck) and experience Christmas like never before. Drive through acres of more than 1.5 million lights perfectly synchronized to holiday music you’ll hear right through your radio. You’ll drive by giant candy canes, snowmen, arched pathways and more. It’s like being immersed in another world. In fact, we won’t judge you if you join the kids with your face pressed against the window.
Multiple US Cities
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Phone: (888)-540-7065
40° 45' 38.8044" N, 111° 53' 27.7692" W

Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade

The Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade began at the turn of the century. John Scarpa, an obscure Italian gondolier, and Joseph Beek, developer of Beacon Bay, the Balboa Ferry Line and the principal force in the early development of Balboa Island, arrived in the Newport Harbor area over 100 years ago. These two men established what was then called the Tournament of Lights, an event that would continue for the next century. Today the Tournament of Lights, now called the Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade, features as many as 100 boats. The parade is proudly hosted by the Commodores Club of the Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce and is hailed as “one of the top ten holiday happenings in the nation” by The New York Times. The parade is the premiere event of the holiday season in Southern California.
Newport Beach Harbor
Newport Beach , CA , . 33° 37' 7.9788" N, 117° 55' 47.4564" W