Thanksgiving Dinners in Monterey County

Start a new tradition and enjoy your Thanksgiving meal at one of Monterey County's best restaurants. Check out the Thanksgiving dinners happening Thursday, November 25, 2021. Thanksgiving Dinner at Pacific's Edge Thanksgiving Prix Fixe Dinner at Grasing's Restaurant Thanksgiving Day Buffet at Lucia Restaurant & Bar Thanksgiving Dinner & To-Go at Estéban Restaurant Thanksgiving at Jacks […]

Gilroy Gardens Holiday

Enjoy all of your favorite holiday traditions as Gilroy Gardens is transformed into a sparkling winter wonderland! Go ice skating under the stars, visit Santa in his workshop, and sing and dance with the Peanuts gang in the live “A Charlie Brown Christmas” musical show. Indulge in a grand holiday feast with all the trimmings […]

Festive Fanfare – Cheery & Bright December Season Concert

Pacific Christian Center 3435 Santa Maria Way, Santa Maria, CA

Little refreshes the spirit as do the courtly dances and compositional twists of the imagination of the Baroque period. From Telemann imitating the heehaw of Sancho Panza’s donkey in his ‘Don Quichotte Suite’ to Bach’s Second Brandenburg Concerto with its high-flying piccolo trumpet solos this will be a concert that takes the listener on an […]

Downtown Gilroy Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting

Santa returns to Gilroy on Saturday, December 4, with the annual Gilroy Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting. Come join the family atmosphere and watch Santa light the tree at the conclusion of the parade!

Sip & Shop Holiday Market at CASS

We are creating a jolly vibe amongst the vines! The holiday rush is always a high-speed pace, so come slow things down with us. You can knock out some of that "last minute" shopping list, while enjoying a glass of wine, mulled wine or hot apple cider in-hand as carols fill the air. We have […]

Buellton Winter Fest

Buellton CA

Bring your family to a one-of-a-kind experience you will all enjoy! The Buellton Winter Fest starts off with breakfast with Santa followed by a neighborhood parade! Don't forget to join in on the afternoon Holiday fun at the Holiday Village and includes a tree lighting you don't want to miss! For more prices and information […]

Christmas Festival

Join us for Christmas Festival 2021! We will have Mister Softee’s ice cream truck, photo booth, crafts, live music, jumpers, bingo, and more!

Santa Paddle

Ventura Harbor Village

Calling all paddlers & Santas!  Join in the Santa Paddle at 11 AM on Saturday, December 11 for some holiday fun on the water! The Santa Paddle is a family –fun event in which participants can bring  own equipment and launch from “C” dock in the Village (carry in own equipment from the Parking Lot) or launch at the […]

Winter Wonderland & Holiday Marketplace 2021

Ventura Harbor Village

Rediscover the joy of holiday shopping! Wander through a festive village at the popular  Winter Wonderland & Holiday Marketplace on Saturday, December 11 from noon to 4pm in Ventura Harbor Village! – Faux snowfall near coastal cone every 15 minutes – Live Reindeer visiting from the North Pole – Visits with Santa & Mrs. Claus – Free kids scavenger hunts […]

Parade of Lights & Fireworks

Ventura Harbor Village

4pm & beyond – Kids Rides & Carnival Games on the main lawn, Holiday Shopping Passport. 5:30pm - Faux Snowfall, LED Performers Twinkle and Shine along the Harbor Village Promenade. 6:30pm – Boat Parade Begins (two laps throughout Ventura Harbor). 8pm – Fireworks (weather pending). Look northwest for best viewing!  Extra Festivities Include: Be Entertained - Rent a boat, kayak, […]


Solvang, California has officially announced preliminary plans and dates for this year’s Solvang Julefest (; pronounced ‘Yule-Fest’), the Santa Ynez Valley wine country town’s annual celebration of all things “holidays”. The 2021 holiday season event, which will be modified as per Santa Barbara County COVID guidelines, will begin on Saturday, November 27, 2021 and run […]

Trivia at Guglielmo Winery

1480 East Main Avenue Morgan Hill, CA, 95037 United States 1480 East Main Avenue, Morgan Hill, CA

Trivia By Troy brings a fun night of brain-challenging trivia to Guglielmo Winery with a fully interactive experience!  Teams of players will compete for prizes and bragging rights in a variety of topics from pop culture to history; sports to science; movies to music; and everything in between.  Gather together your smartest friends and come […]