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Knott’s New PEANUTS Celebration – Dining/Entertainment Guide!

Ready to celebrate “Seasons of Fun” at Knott’s Berry Farm? Knott’s is kicking off a PEANUTS Celebration! Now for a limited time, you can step inside the pages of a Charles M. Schulz comic strip for unique photo ops and enjoy PEANUTS inspired decor, new character experiences, live shows, exclusive merchandise and themed treats! It’s available weekends beginning January 27th through February 25th (+President’s Day on February 19th). Here’s where you will find them all! ENTERTAINMENT! Kite Eating Tree Scavenger Hunt! AARGH! Charlie Brown has lost all his kites to the kite eating trees. Look around the park for red, yellow, pink, and blue ones. Can you find them all? Peanut’s … READ MORE

Disneyland California Adventure Mulan Lunar New Year

Disneyland’s Lunar New Year Celebration Dining/Entertainment Guide

LUNAR NEW YEAR is one of the most celebrated holidays among Asian cultures. Each country will observe it slightly different but they all commemorate with loved ones to wish each other good fortune and prosperity for the new year. Did you know that Disneyland celebrates it as well, but they added their own Disney magic to it. This year they are celebrating for 24 days from January 26th through February 18th over at Disney California Adventure Park! It’s their biggest Lunar New Year celebration yet! We were there for opening day previewing their menu and watched some of the shows. This year for Year of the Dog, Pluto is the … READ MORE

OC Parks Monarch Butterfly Day

OC Parks: Monarch Butterfly Day Sat Feb 3 – FREE EVENT

Come learn about monarch butterflies in their natural habitat at OC Park’s ninth annual Monarch Butterfly Day! On Saturday, February 3rd (10 am to 2pm) at Mile Square Park in Fountain Valley, this free event invites families or anyone that wants to learn to get a close-up look inside a netted butterfly enclosure, and you’ll also learn about the plants that attract them. Butterfly experts will be on-site to answer questions. Additional activities include interpretive programs, children’s crafts, face painting and a balloon artist. This event is recommended for outdoor enthusiasts and children ages 4 to 12. Annual Monarch Butterfly Day February 3, 2018 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Mile Square Regional Park … READ MORE

Harlem Globetrotters World Tour Comes Back to Los Angeles Area + Ticket Giveaway!

Providing smiles, sportsmanship, and service to millions of people worldwide, the famous Harlem Globetrotters is coming back to the Los Angeles area for their World Tour February 17-25, 2018. We went a couple of years ago and had a blast! Dunking their way into the hearts of more than 142 million fans, they have performed in 123 countries and territories on six continents over the past nine decades. Not your typical basketball game, it is a comedy show with incredible ball handling, audience interaction, and it is very entertaining. It’s also a great way to introduce the love of the game to your children, because mine were engaged the whole … READ MORE

Monster Jam 2018 Debuting 7 New Trucks in Anaheim + Highlights from Sat, Jan 13th!

MONSTER JAM is back in Orange County and the Trucks are revving it up to battle it out at the Angel’s Stadium in Anaheim. This event is action-packed with crazy stunt driving, two wheelie competitions, freestyle, and terrain racing. We went last Saturday as media and were stoked to see some of our favorite trucks compete Live! There are three Saturday events left in their Anaheim tour PLUS for the first time, they added a fifth event and it’s on Sunday, February 25th. Monster Jam is one of the only sports where male and female world-class drivers are equals competing for the same championship on the same track. New in 2018, … READ MORE

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Universal Studios Hollywood Celebrates Lunar New Year with Kung Fu Panda + More!

Universal Studios Hollywood is celebrating Lunar New Year this year with an all-new DreamWorks’ Kung Fu Panda experience Saturday, February 10 to Sunday, February 25, 2018! Meet Kung Fu Panda characters, learn Dragon Warrior Training, visit with DreamWorks animators, Wishing Trees, red lanterns, and feast at Mr. Ping’s Noodle Shop! Want more? What about TRANSFORMERS’ Megatron speaking in Mandarin, Despicable Me Minions dressed in traditional attire, AND Hello Kitty appearances?! DreamWorks Kung Fu Panda Experience Meet them inside the park over at the Universal Plaza, a polygon-shaped piazza that sits at the heart of the theme park. Participation is encouraged by all ages during an interactive martial art show performed by Master Po and friends … READ MORE

LEGOLAND CALIFORNIA NINJAGO DAYS + New 4D Film!

On January 12th, LEGOLAND California Resort released a new 4D film, “LEGO NINJAGO – Master of the 4th Dimension” which is screened exclusively at the park! Showing throughout the day at LEGO Showplace Theater in the Park, join your favorite ninjas with Master Wu in a special dojo training session. Do you think Kai, Nya, Lloyd, Zane and Cole are ready for the teachings of the mysterious ‘Scroll of the 4th Dimension’? The 12 minute film, although short, is always welcoming after a long day at the park. It’s nice and cool in there, and of course, being a 4D theater, you might actually feel the powers of Airjitzu and the Water Dragon. With … READ MORE

Mountain High Ski Resort Wrightwood

January is National Learn to Ski / Snowboard Month + Mountain High Ski Lift Ticket Giveaway!

Most of us in Southern California are so snow-deprived, we rush out the minute we learn of fresh powder. I was wondering how many people called in sick this week and were skiing/snowboarding instead? Lucky for us, Mountain High Ski Resort is about a 90-minute drive away from Orange County and Los Angeles making it great for day trips! We always try to get there annually and my kids have a blast learning how to snowboard. January is “Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month” and Mountain High will be offering special lesson packages for visitors eager to learn how to ski and snowboard. “Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month” is a designated time … READ MORE