Long Beach Christmas
Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia will officially “light-up” Long Beach’s tallest Christmas tree today, Monday, December 7, 2015 on the Terrace Plaza at the Long Beach Performing Arts Center, 300 E. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90802.
On December 24 the church will celebrate the Christmas story in a variety of services throughout the day. Children will become shepherds and angels, candles will give light to “Silent Night,” handbell choirs and the Sanctuary choir will announce Christ’s birth.
A patient decorates a hand-made Christmas ornament with the help of a volunteer from the Signal Hill Police Department at the annual Santa’s Workshop event at Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach.
The Annual Belmont Shore Christmas Parade is scheduled to begin at 6:00 p.m., on Saturday, December 6, 2014, and the Long Beach Police Department encourages attendees to comply with all laws for everyone’s safety:
– Allow plenty of time to find LEGAL parking and consider using public transportation, which is affordable and allows you to avoid traffic congestion.
Country Club Manor Association & City of Long Beach Parks, Recreation and Marine are Inviting the community To the 2nd Annual “Uptown Long Beach Community Holiday Christmas Tree Decorating and Lighting” at Scherer Park, Saturday, December 6 2014.
Returning for its third incarnation at Long Beach Playhouse, this quick-paced, highly theatrical re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic tale of sin and redemption will delight the entire family. In nineteenth century England, the ghosts of Christmases past, present and future show tight-fisted miser, Ebenezer Scrooge, the poverty of his material wealth and the blessings that come with generosity.
Originally a 1938 radio play by Norman Corwin, LBSC’s The Plot to Overthrow Christmas is a fully-costumed, staged version of that play, with colorful characters.
For the third year in a row, LBSC will present Orson Welles’ classic 1939 radio adaptation of A Christmas Carol.
The “One Day Christmas Store – Shopping with Dignity” by Better Balance for Long Beach (BBLB) is gearing up for its 8th year of helping families who need help with their Christmas presents. The event provides a dignified, free shopping experience each year for hundreds of families who would not, otherwise, have gifts for Christmas.
Hot off the heels of a record breaking year for Dark Harbor, The Queen Mary’s full holiday event season continues as the coolest winter wonderland in Southern California, CHILL, prepares to open on November 21. New in 2014, all CHILL guests can enjoy unlimited access to The Ice Kingdom, ice tubing, ice skating with skate rentals and a visit on the Queen Mary ship with the purchase of general admission tickets.
Rediscover the magic of an old-tyme Christmas. Experience a family-friendly celebration focused on holiday traditions in this lovingly decorated historic house. Enjoy crafts for children in the Carriage House, a garden boutique and refreshments.