Ring in the Holidays in Long Beach

Ring in the Holidays in Long Beach

Celebrate the holidays and ring in the new year in Long Beach with a plethora of fun events all month long!

Rancho Los Alamitos Open House - December 12-14

Rancho Los Alamitos welcomes you to its Holiday Open House on three evenings in December. Celebrate the holiday and enjoy an evening visit to Rancho Los Alamitos with a tour of the house.

Bixby Knolls Holiday Party - December 14

The Bixby Knolls Business Improvement Association cordially invites you to its annual Bixby Knolls Holiday Party on the 14th of December at 7pm in the evening. Kids 10 and under are free.

Retro Row Open House

With holiday sweaters and vintage ornaments on their shelves, the more than 50 vintage-themed businesses along Fourth Street’s Retro Row are ready for their street-wide holiday celebration.

Retro Row in Long Beach

Rose Park Tree Lighting

The Annual Tree Lighting in Rose Park is sponsored by RPNA for all who want to take a moment and celebrate the holiday in our park. There will be caroling and the park will be lit with luminaria.

A Baroque Christmas - December 8-9

A holiday favorite, Martin Haselböck and Musica Angelica ring in the holiday season with trumpets, oboes, strings, voices, and more! The performance kicks off with Corelli’s joyful Christmas Concerto, famed for its pastoral character. 

David Benoit's Charlie Brown Christmas at the Carpenter Center - December 15

Get your entire family into the spirit of the season with a Carpenter Center holiday tradition of cherished Vince Guaraldi tunes and more—starring jazz pianist David Benoit!

Naples Holiday Boat Parade - December 8

The Holiday Boat Parade is a dazzling spectacle, ablaze with colorful lights, and holiday displays that cruise Naples Island. One of Long Beach’s oldest holiday events, the parade is celebrating over 70 years as a local tradition. 

Aquarium Holidays at the Aquarium of the Pacific - December 1 - 23

Throughout December families can enjoy a special holiday menu in the Aquarium’s Café Scuba, along with special seasonal features like the Great Hall's own snow fall, the gingerbread houses on display, and the various characters of the Aquarium in their holiday costumes.

Long Beach Ballet Presents "The Nutcracker" - December 15, 16

Southern California's favorite Nutcracker returns to the Terrace Theater for seven performances this December. Long Beach Ballet's production of "The Nutcracker" boasts dazzling special effects, grand-scale scenery, and radiant dancing. This holiday favorite is presented with a professional live symphony orchestra and children's choir.

Terrace Plaza in Long Beach, CA

Queen Mary Christmas - all December long

New traditions meet old-fashioned Christmas cheer on the legendary Queen Mary. Experience lights by the thousands, and carolers by the dozen.  There'll also be a meet and greet with St. Nick, and an outdoor skating rink on the top of the Sports Deck, as well as more holiday fun.

Christmas Eve Prix-Fixe Dinner at Chianina - December 24

Our Christmas Eve prix-fixe menu will make your mouth water. We invite you to celebrate Christmas Eve at Chianina Steakhouse. We’re featuring a decadent prix-fixe menu.  Space is limited, so reserve your seat now and join us for this very special, intimate dining experience on Christmas Eve.

Christmas Eve Prix-Fixe Dinner at Michael's on Naples Ristorante - December 24

Join us on December 24th for our annual Christmas Eve prix-fixe dinner. This year, Chef Eric Samaniego will be preparing an elegant full-course dinner. Space is limited, so reserve your seat now and join us for this very special, intimate dining experience on Christmas Eve.

Christmas at Cafe Sevilla - December 24 & 25

This Christmas, gather your family and friends to indulge in Sevilla’s special holiday menus, live entertainment and festive decor. Join us on Christmas Eve where we will be serving our regular dinner menu. On Christmas Day, we will be featuring a special holiday meal and our regular dinner menu.

fireworks to celebrate New Year's Eve in Southern California

New Year's Eve Dinner at the Attic on Broadway - December 31

Celebrate New Year's Eve at the Attic! Enjoy a special dinner menu and cocktails! Make your reservations now!

New Year's Eve Prix-Fixe Dinner at Chianina - December 31

We invite you to celebrate New Year's Eve at Chianina Steakhouse. We’re featuring a decadent prix-fixe menu.  Space is limited, so reserve your seat now and join us for this very special, intimate dining experience.

21+ New Year's Eve Fireworks Cruise with Harbor Breeze - December 31

While cruising through the beautiful Long Beach Harbor, enjoy an open bar, appetizers, DJ, dancing and a fireworks show on our exclusive VIP yacht. This will be the BEST party in Long Beach Harbor and will be a sold-out event. Get your tickets early! This event is for ages 21 and over. 

New Year's Eve Prix-Fixe Dinner at Michael's on Naples Ristorante - December 31

Join us on December 31st for our New Year's Eve dinner and champagne toast! Chef Eric Samaniego will be preparing a celebratory full-course dinner. We wish you a happy, healthy, rewarding holiday season and joyous new year ahead. We are grateful to you—Thank you for allowing us to serve you.  Space is limited, so reserve your seat now and join us for this very exciting dining experience on New Years Eve.

New Year's Eve Presented by Night Dive - December 31

Ring in 2019 with the third annual New Year’s Eve at the Aquarium of the Pacific. It will be a night to remember, with live bands playing in the Great Hall and DJs spinning in the galleries—all curated by the team that brings you Night Dive so you know it’s going to be good!

New Year's at Parkers' Lighthouse - December 31

Get a front row seat to the best fireworks show in town! Parkers’ Lighthouse will be offering a 3-course Prix Fixe menu for $65 per person.  To view the menu, please click here.  As the midnight hour approaches, complimentary party favors and champagne will be available to all those 21 and over. Reservations for this evening are highly recommended!

New Year's Eve at the Queen Mary - December 31

Celebrate the launch of 2019 under a fireworks-filled sky on the legendary decks of the Queen Mary. Toast the New Year in style and enjoy an unforgettable evening of great food, drinks and live entertainment. New Year’s Eve aboard the Queen Mary is a sell-out party every year.

New Year's Eve Party at Boathouse on the Bay - December 31

Join us for our annual New Year Party 2019! East Coast AND West Coast count-downs as well as live entertainment!

Waterfront New Year's Eve Celebration - December 31

DLBA is hosting a free, family-friendly event down in Rainbow Harbor from 5PM to 10:30PM with incredible free live music and entertainment. And come 9PM, when the East Coast will be ringing in 2019, the sky will be lit up with a 10-minute fireworks spectacular from the Harbor’s lighthouse peninsula.

Celebrate the New Year at Cafe Sevilla - December 31

There’s no better place to ring in the New Year than Sevilla! Join us on New Year’s Eve where we will be featuring live music and serving a special 4 Course Prix Fixe NYE Menu in addition to our regular dinner menu. We will also feature a dazzling evening showing of our Flamenco Dinner Show, which will include our special 4 Course Prix Fixe NYE Menu.