As the Holiday Season approaches, events approach even faster! Indulge in some memory making this winter with AMP’s list of the Top Ten Holiday Events in Los Angeles!
10. The Joey Altruda Trio Performs “A Charlie Brown Christmas”
This event is sure to bring excitement for the entire family. Have a blast from the past with a soundtrack from Charlie Brown.
Friday 12/09/11 from 12-1 p.m.
California Plaza’s Waterstage: 350 S. Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA
[Source: Eye Spy L.A.]
9. Jaguar Presents: Holiday Shopping Extravaganza in West Hollywood
You can’t go wrong, food, shopping deals, and holiday cheer, this is AMP’s idea of a great shopping experience.
Wednesday 12/7/11 from 6-10 p.m.
Along Melrose avenue from Robertson to Orlando
Businesses along these streets will be having holiday themed events, extended hours as well as food trucks along Melrose avenue!
8. Holiday Concert and Santa Appearance on the Redondo Pier
Saturday 12/10/11 from 3-5 p.m.
The Peninsulans Jazz Orchestra will be a featured performance
Located on the Redondo Pier: 100 Fisherman’s Wharf, Redondo Beach, Ca 90277
Enjoy Free Music in a beautiful atmosphere and a visit from Ol’ Saint Nick.
7. The Nutcracker, Performed by the Westside Ballet
Saturdays and Sundays from 12/4/11- 12/11/11 from 1-5 p.m.
Wadsworth Theatre, 11301 Wilshire boulevard, Los Angeles
See The Westside Ballet, perform in Santa Monica for their 39th annual Nutcracker.
Sit back and watch the explosive talent released during The Nutcracker.
6. GRINCHMAS! At Universal Studios Hollywood
Universal Studios is home to some of the most entertaining attractions in Los Angeles. Expose yourself to a new world this Holiday season…Whoville. You won’t believe the detail that goes into Grinchmas.
Universal Studios Hollywood, from 12/17/11- 1/1/ 12
Park opens at 8 a.m. Dec 25th-31st
WHO stole Christmas? See him with your own eyes!
5. Hannukah Family Festival at Skirball Cultural Center
Sunday December 11, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
At the Skirball Cultural Center: 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles Ca, 90049
Cost: $10 General
Enjoy a plethora of events for the family in celebration of Hannukah including: live music, dance, book signings, workshops etc.
4. Marina Del Rey Boat Parade
Saturday Dec 10, Fireworks start at 5:55, and parade is from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
94.7 The Wave’s own Mike Sakellarides is 2011 Co Grand Marshall!
For interest in volunteering, call 310-670-7130
I’m On a Boat and It’s Almost Christmas!
3. Chill Ice Rink at the W Hotel in Westwood
The famous WET Pool becomes a hybrid ice skating rink, styled by Chad Hudson events. Ice skate in style with illuminating lights, and modern decor to eccentuate your holiday experience at CHILL!
930 Hilgard Avenue, Los Angeles Ca, 90024
Test your Ice skating Skills, or just chill!
2. International Winter Festival at The Farmers Market on Third and Fairfax
The Farmers Market has served as a great family experience for almost any occasion. As the holiday season has arrived, the events at The Farmers Market are better then ever! Enjoy the annual winter Festival as a romantic event with a loved one or with the family!
Saturday, Dec 1o, 12 p.m.-5 p.m. at the Farmers Market Plaza:
6333 W Third St., Los Angeles, Ca
Experience a Cultural Holiday Celebration!
1. Stevie Wonder’s Annual House Full Of Toys Benefit Concert
Stevie Wonder remains a timeless legend, who creates music for everyone to enjoy. He does it again with his 16th annual Holiday concert at L.A. Live.
Saturday Dec 17th, 6:30 p.m. Nokia Theatre L.A. Live
777 Chick Hearn Ct, Los Angeles, Ca 90015
Source: Discover Los Angeles