Sleigh bells ring, are you listening? In the lane, snow is glistening!

Although here in LA we probably won’t be building snowmen in meadows anytime soon, we’re still plenty excited to bundle-up and soak-in all the merriment of the holidays.

And just in time for the season, we’ve put together a list of the best events and gift ideas to get you in the mood to enjoy this year’s winter wonderland (even if that winter wonderland is 72 and sunny). 

American Contemporary Ballet

ACB 600x400 1American Contemporary Ballet’s The Nutcracker Suite: A place so magical it appears only once a year. 

L.A.’s most unexpected Nutcracker transports the holiday favorite to an immersive, snow-globe dream world 300 feet above the city filled with the enchanting dance and music you’d expect… and much more that you never would. Tickets are already selling out – see it while you can.   Nov 25th – Dec 24th

*About American Contemporary Ballet: ACB is the only ballet company in Los Angeles to perform exclusively to live music, played by some of the city’s finest classical musicians. Audiences are seated at stage level, allowing for a rare visceral connection with the beauty and athleticism of ballet. | @americancontemporaryballet


LA Union Station

LAUS 600x400 1Enjoy live musical performances by Mariachi Los Servidores and The Beverly Belles presented by Metro Art, celebrate with special guests from the North Pole, savor hot cocoa and sweet treats, capture festive moments with snow flurries, participate in activities including Santa photo opps, holiday arts & crafts and more! 

Tickets are not required to this free and festive event open to the public. All ages are welcome.

For more information, visit | @unionstationla


Cannabiva CBD

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Try Cannabiva full spectrum and broad spectrum CBD oils, softgels, honey sticks, and raw concentrated extracts for 90 days risk-free with our Love It or Leave It Guarantee.

Choose any CBD, CBG, or CBN products storewide and use code BLACKFRIDAY to save 50% off everything in your cart instantly.

Don’t forget to claim your FREE 7-day CBD sample!


Himiway Bikes

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In a world dominated by screens, it’s time to reignite the spirit of adventure in your child’s life. As parents, we share your concerns about their well-being and the lost wonder of exploring the great outdoors. Introducing the Himiway C1 Kids Ebike – an extraordinary eBike meticulously designed to cater to the needs of children. It is the perfect Christmas gift for a 4-12 child who loves adventure and the outdoors.

Get one now for $799! | @himiwaybike


SkyPark at Santa’s Village

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Break out the winter coats and pour the hot chocolate! Christmas is returning to Santa’s Village November 16th-January 7th, 2024! The elves have been working hard all year to make your visit extra magical, and they just can’t wait to meet you.

This holiday season, experience the wonder of a trip to Santa’s home. Take commemorative photos, decorate cookies, enjoy family-friendly activities, and watch special entertainment in a rustic village, complete with forest surroundings. | @skyparksantasvillage

Carrie Underwood’s REFLECTION: The Las Vegas Residency

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Three-time ACM Entertainer of the Year and 8-time GRAMMY winner Carrie Underwood returns to Resorts World Theatre Nov. 29 – Dec. 16, 2023 and Mar. 6 – Aug. 24, 2024 with her critically-acclaimed box-office smash, REFLECTION: The Las Vegas Residency.  Kick off the holiday season with this award-winning country superstar, performing the greatest hits from her stellar career.

Get your tickets now at


Angel City Chorale

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Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa or the joyful spirit of the yuletide, Angel City Chorale brings you Holiday Homecoming at UCLA’s Royce Hall on Saturday, December 2nd at 7pm and Sunday, December 3rd at 3pm with Livestream. Holiday Homecoming is a diverse, inclusive, uplifting musical experience for all audiences featuring old and new seasonal songs in a variety of styles.

Tickets available now $19 – $99 or register for free Livestream. | @angelcitychorale


Mellow Fellow

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Mellow Fellow, led by an innovative Ph.D. chemist and pharmacist, showcases high-quality, transparent, and customer-focused products, including disposable vapes, cartridges, and edibles. Featuring cannabinoids like Delta 8, THCp, and HHC, Mellow Fellow delivers unique experiences through the entourage effect.

This holiday season, discover their blends in bundles designed for Creativity, Clarity, Motivation, and more. Shop now for the perfect blend for you! | @mellowfellowfam 


Sawdust Festival

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Unique, Handcrafted Gifts & Holiday Magic

The 33rd Annual Winter Fantasy is a one-of-a-kind holiday art festival that offers a festive shopping experience. Shop unique, handcrafted gifts of art from 168 local artists and makers, and enjoy live holiday entertainment on three stages, free art and pottery classes, complimentary photos with Santa, marionette puppet shows, glassblowing demonstrations and more! Located at the Sawdust Art Festival in Laguna Beach. Get tickets now! | @sawdustartfestival


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