Over the next few weeks, we’ll be featuring different local holiday activities and destinations to help you get started on sharing your own holiday memories. From ice skating and gingerbread baking, to tree cutting, and where to visit Santa –we’ve got you covered. Bookmark this page for future reference- you’re going to love these handy guides.
From ice skating on the beach in San Diego, watching holiday boat parades in Los Angeles, to taking in the magic & “snow” at Disneyland, Southern California may lack cold weather, but they make up for it in wonder, awe, and holiday cheer.
In Northern California, families can cut down fresh Christmas trees at numerous farms, ride with Santa on a train, frolic through white capped mountains full of playful powder, or stay urban in San Francisco and Sacramento’s urban core full of activities.
Christmas in Hawaii
Feeling that Hawaiian spirit for the holidays? Check out Christmas on Hawaii for inspiration.
New Jersey & Pennsylvania
Get away from the Jersey Shore drama and explore some of the area’s holiday best. From numerous train rides with Santa, to special light exhibits and Christmas villages, there are plenty of opportunities to enjoy the Christmas and holiday spirit.
Christmas in New England conjures up traditional images of twinkling tree lights white with snow, door to door caroling, and wintry streets primed with shoppers looking for the perfect gift. Find your favorite Boston Christmas activity.
Explore Boston’s Holiday Activities
Washington, D.C. Area
D.C. features fabulous tree lightings, special concerts, live performances, and ice skating, all decked out with national cheer & decor. Or take a quick road trip to Colonial Williamsburg for festive fun!
There is nothing more magical than the streets of New York City during the holidays. Everywhere you look, you will find a festive touch. Read on to find classic Christmas favorites that families of all ages can enjoy.
The stunning snow-capped mountains are the backdrop for family fun featuring visits with Santa, incredibly detailed light displays, community outreach, and fantastic holiday music in Utah, Colorado, and even West in Carson City.
Take full advantage of southern charm and hospitality during the Christmas and holiday season in these great places.
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Nationwide & International Destinations
Disney Parks & Theme Parks
Theme parks throughout the country are joining in the on the holiday themed fun. Disney Parks are famous for their quality holiday offerings. My can’t miss recommendation- watch the fireworks & light show at Sleeping Beauty’s castle before enjoying the snow!
Get away for the holidays to explore these great international destinations during the Christmas and Winter holiday break.