DANA POINT: Boat Parade of Lights, December 5, 6, 12, 13, 2014. Dana Point Harbor by the Water's Edge, 7:30 p.m. danapointharborHUNTINGTON BEACH: Living Nativity, December 10-12, 2014, Free as a gift to the community from First Christian Church. Location: 1207 Main St. Huntington Beach, CA 536-2589
MISSION VIEJO: The Holly Jolly Light Tour, December 12 & 13, 2014. Time: 7:30, 8 and 9:30 p.m. This sells out fast so don't miss out. Enjoy a VIP reception and then tour the Home Lighting Contest displays aboard the warm and comfortable bus brought to you by the Mission Viejo Activities Committee. Civic Center 470-3062, mvactivites per person.
OAKLAND: Chanticleer Christmas. Time: 8 p.m. Location: Cathedral of Christ the Light, Oakland, CA. chanticleer
OXNARD: Parade of Lights Celebration, December 12 & 13, 2014, 7 - 9 p.m. Location: Marine Emporium Landing, Oxnard, CA. 985-5828
SACRAMENTO: Sacramento Ballet Nutcracker, Dec. 6-21, 2014. A beloved annual dance tradition often sells out. Colorful costumes and superb staging get guests in the mood for holiday fun. Location: Community Center Theater, 1301 L Street. sacballet
SANTA MONICA: ICE Skating Rink in Santa Monica. 2. Hours vary. Location: 1324 5th St., Santa Monica, CA. iceatsantamonica
December 12, 2014 Tree Lighting Ceremonies