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Events for December 10, 2016 on our 90045 Weekend Calendar

Here’s what’s on the 90045 Weekend Calendar this weekend:
6:30 AM

Santa Monica To Venice Christmas Run

December 10 @ 6:30 am11:00 am UTC-7
2030 Barnard Way
Santa Monica, CA United States

One of the Westside’s longest running Christmas traditions and fundraisers, the 39th annual Santa Monica-Venice Christmas Run returns to the Boardwalk on Saturday, December 10. Starting in Santa Monica at Barnard Way, the run includes a 5k and a 10k run (or walk) down the beach path, with many participants and their babies (and fur

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7:00 AM

2016 Venice Surf-A-Thon

December 10 @ 7:00 am3:00 pm UTC-7

Calling all surfers!  Register now for the 23rd Annual Venice Surf-A-Thon Contest at the Venice Breakwater on Dec. 10th, 2016. Hosted by  Surf-A-Thon Enterprises International LLC’s Ger-I Lewis Divisions: Seniors Masters Longboard Men Women Jr. Mens Menehunes Veterans/Active Duty Military Pre-Registration: $20.  Beach Registration:  $25 includes Surf A Thon T-shirt.  Please make checks payable to Surf-A-Thon

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8:00 AM

Letters To Santa – Drop Them At The Point

December 10 @ 8:00 am8:00 pm UTC-7

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The Point Plaza, 850 S. Sepulveda Blvd.
El Segundo, CA 90245 United States

Drop a letter to Santa Claus in a Mailbox near the Lifeguard Tower and receive a personalized letter back from Santa himself! Bring your own letter in a pre-addressed envelope and drop in the mailbox OR Pick-up a blank letter inside of Bella Beach Kids to fill out and drop in the box. *All letters

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9:00 AM

Playa Vista Farmers Market

December 10 @ 9:00 am2:00 pm UTC-7

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Playa Vista Farmers’ Market, 12775 W Millennium Dr
Playa Vista, CA 90094 United States

The Playa Vista Farmers Market was started in 2009 with a vision to create a better “farmer first” market. This market was recently honored to be named one of the three Best of the Westside farmers markets by Argonaut News. Located at Runway Playa Vista on Runway Blvd & Town Center Drive and adjacent to Whole

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Breakfast With Santa Aboard The Queen Mary

December 10 @ 9:00 am12:00 pm UTC-7

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Queen Mary, 1126 Queens Hwy.
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States

Nestle up with Jolly St. Nick for storytime and sing-along with The Baker and Ginny Gingerbread while you decorate cookies and fill your bellies with your favorite breakfast treats! This event brings families together to celebrate the holiday season in a fun and welcoming environment. Participants  enjoy a warm breakfast, the opportunity to meet and

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Hermosa Beach Sand Snowman Contest

December 10 @ 9:00 am12:00 pm UTC-7
15th Street At The Shoreline
Hermosa Beach, CA 90254 United States

Get your shovels ready! Our annual Sand Snowman contest returns this weekend! Join us at 15th St. at the shoreline to celebrate our unique holiday tradition of building sandsnowmen! This contest is open to all ages & abilities, with prizes for favorite, most unique, most traditional, best dressed and funniest. Source: hermosabch.org

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10:00 AM

The Science Behind Pixar Exhibition

December 10 @ 10:00 am3:30 pm UTC-7

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California Science Center, 700 Exposition Park Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90037 United States

Enjoy a unique, first-time look into the Pixar filmmaking process, and explore the science and technology behind some of the most beloved animated films and their characters with the west coast premiere of The Science Behind Pixar Exhibition. This 12,000 sq. ft. interactive exhibition showcases the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) concepts used by

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ICE at Santa Monica

December 10 @ 10:00 am10:00 pm UTC-7

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ICE at Santa Monica returns November 3, 2016 through January 16, 2017. Open Daily. Every holiday season, Downtown Santa Monica brings a little ice skating to the beachside community and transforms the corner of 5th Street and Arizona Avenue into ICE at Santa Monica, a premier outdoor ice skating rink. The 8,000 square foot rink by

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Dickens Holiday Celebration

December 10 @ 10:00 am4:00 pm UTC-7

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International Printing Museum, 315 W.Torrance Blvd.
Carson, CA 90745 United States

The Museum’s galleries transform into Fezziwig’s Warehouse with special presentations, tours, carolers, music, and the chance to print your own Victorian cards on antique presses from the 1850′s. You will have the chance to meet characters from various Dickens novels including the nefarious Fagin, the mad Miss Havisham and the dreamer Mr. Micawber. The highlight

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11:00 AM

Pershing Square Ice Skating

December 10 @ 11:00 am11:00 pm UTC-7

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Pershing Square, 532 South Olive Street
Los Angeles, CA 90013 United States

Glide into the holidays and join us for ice skating in Pershing Square! The Holiday Ice Rink Pershing Square presented by Bai offers the quintessential winter activity in the heart of beautiful downtown Los Angeles. Surrounded by art, lively activity and the impressive city skyline, our outdoor ice rink lets you enjoy entertainment and ice

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Santa Photos At Manhattan Village

December 10 @ 11:00 am8:00 pm UTC-7

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Manhattan Village, 3200 North Sepulveda Blvd.
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266 United States

Santa arrives Friday, November 25th!  Be sure to visit him at his NEW Beach Hut and get your photo taken. November 25th – December 24th Sunday: 11am-6pm (Break Time: 2pm-3pm) Monday – Saturday: 11am-8pm  (Break Times: 1pm-2pm and 5pm-6pm) Packages and Pricing source: shopmanhattanvillage.com

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12:00 PM

Marina del Rey Snow Wonder

December 10 @ 12:00 pm6:00 pm UTC-7
Burton Chace Park, 13650 Mindanao Way
Marina del Rey, CA 90292 United States

Jump into winter at Marina del Rey’s Snow Wonder event, where children can enjoy real snow, sledding, arts & crafts, face painting, live DJ, food trucks and more. Stay for fireworks at 5:55 pm and the 54th Annual Marina del Rey Holiday Boat Parade after from 6-8 pm.

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Alice In Winterland At The Queen Mary

December 10 @ 12:00 pm10:00 pm UTC-7

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Queen Mary, 1126 Queens Hwy.
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States

Light up the night and follow us down the rabbit hole this holiday season with Alice in Winterland, bringing a holiday inspired re-imagination of the classic Lewis Carroll story to life through the magic of an interactive, immersive 14,000-square foot experience. Unlock the hidden magic of your curious adventure with RIFD technology to make your

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2:00 PM

Redondo Beach Holiday Concert & Santa On The Pier

December 10 @ 2:00 pm4:00 pm UTC-7
Redondo Beach Pier, 100 Fisherman’s Wharf
Redondo Beach, CA 90277 United States

This is the 6th year for this event. Need a selfie with Surfing Santa? This is your event! source: redondopier.com

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4:00 PM

Manhattan Beach Holiday Fireworks

December 10 @ 4:00 pm8:00 pm UTC-7
Manhattan Beach Pier, 100 Manhattan Beach Blvd
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266 United States

The annual event started as a way for local business leaders to kick-off the holiday season, and give something back to Manhattan Beach. The deed has flourished – and this spirit of sharing is nowhere more apparent than here, as quoted from the Beach Reporter: “If you want to feel a sense of community, there

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5:00 PM

2016 Holiday Light Festival Train Ride At Griffith Park

December 10 @ 5:00 pm9:00 pm UTC-7

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Griffith Park, 4730 Crystal Springs Road
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
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Starting the day after Thanksgiving, join us for an evening train ride around our festively decorated, one mile of track. Magical scenes and tens of thousands of lights will captivate you and your family and set the mood for a wonderful Holiday season. The first train leaves at 5 pm every day. The last train leaves

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5:30 PM

Adventureplex Parents’ Night Out

December 10 @ 5:30 pm9:00 pm UTC-7

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Adventurplex, 1701 Marine Avenue
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266 United States

Every Friday and Saturday you can drop the kids off for a night of fun and enjoy an adult night out. Your children will have as much fun as you learning a new activity from an AdventurePlex class instructor, creating arts and crafts, playing games, challenging themselves in sports and, of course, exploring all five

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6:00 PM

LA Zoo Lights

December 10 @ 6:00 pm9:30 pm UTC-7

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LA Zoo, 5333 Zoo Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States

ZooLAbrate the Holidays! L.A. Zoo Lights is a not-to-be-missed nighttime holiday light experience that debuted in 2014 and has grown each year since. This year’s event promises to be even more magical, as we “ZooLAbrate” our Golden Anniversary with more lights, and more nights. Take a 60- to 90-minute stroll through a large area of the Zoo

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Marina del Rey Boat Parade

December 10 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm UTC-7
Burton Chace Park, 13650 Mindanao Way
Marina del Rey, CA 90292 United States
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The Marina del Rey Holiday Boat Parade organization is a volunteer-run, non-profit community organization that presents the parade with support from corporate and community sponsors, in conjunction with the Los Angeles County Department of Beaches and Harbors. Boats circle the main channel of the Marina del Rey Harbor at least three times. See a map

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6:30 PM

Snow Los Angeles

December 10 @ 6:30 pm10:30 pm UTC-7

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The Old Lodge, Stadium Way & Scott Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States

Classic snow day activities for all to enjoy. Snow Los Angeles is our city’s first downhill snow tubing park, brining over 10,000 sq. ft. of tubing to a 9-acre space in Elysian Park. But the event will offer a whole lot more than just tubing. Every hour this winter wonderland casts a news report that turns

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7:00 PM

El Segundo’s Candy Cane Lane

December 10 @ 7:00 pm9:00 pm UTC-7

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1200 East Acacia
El Segundo, CA 90245 United States
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Weather permitting, Santa will be out every night between 7 pm and 9 pm. This is new information after the flyer was photographed. Foot traffic only and please, no dogs. Source: facebook.com/ESCandyCaneLane/

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Events for December 11, 2016 on our 90045 Weekend Calendar

8:00 AM

Sunday Westchester Farmers Market

December 11 @ 8:00 am1:00 pm UTC-7

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Westchester Triangle, 6200 W. 87th Street
Westchester, CA 90045 United States

The Sunday Westchester Farmers Market is an expansion of the long running Wednesday Westchester Farmers Market and offers a mix of farmers, ranchers and specialty growers, along with food purveyors and artisans.

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Letters To Santa – Drop Them At The Point

December 11 @ 8:00 am8:00 pm UTC-7

|Recurring Event (See all)
The Point Plaza, 850 S. Sepulveda Blvd.
El Segundo, CA 90245 United States

Drop a letter to Santa Claus in a Mailbox near the Lifeguard Tower and receive a personalized letter back from Santa himself! Bring your own letter in a pre-addressed envelope and drop in the mailbox OR Pick-up a blank letter inside of Bella Beach Kids to fill out and drop in the box. *All letters

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10:00 AM

The Science Behind Pixar Exhibition

December 11 @ 10:00 am3:30 pm UTC-7

|Recurring Event (See all)
California Science Center, 700 Exposition Park Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90037 United States

Enjoy a unique, first-time look into the Pixar filmmaking process, and explore the science and technology behind some of the most beloved animated films and their characters with the west coast premiere of The Science Behind Pixar Exhibition. This 12,000 sq. ft. interactive exhibition showcases the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) concepts used by

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ICE at Santa Monica

December 11 @ 10:00 am10:00 pm UTC-7

|Recurring Event (See all)

ICE at Santa Monica returns November 3, 2016 through January 16, 2017. Open Daily. Every holiday season, Downtown Santa Monica brings a little ice skating to the beachside community and transforms the corner of 5th Street and Arizona Avenue into ICE at Santa Monica, a premier outdoor ice skating rink. The 8,000 square foot rink by

Find out more »

Dickens Holiday Celebration

December 11 @ 10:00 am4:00 pm UTC-7

|Recurring Event (See all)
International Printing Museum, 315 W.Torrance Blvd.
Carson, CA 90745 United States
90045 Weekend Calendar

The Museum’s galleries transform into Fezziwig’s Warehouse with special presentations, tours, carolers, music, and the chance to print your own Victorian cards on antique presses from the 1850′s. You will have the chance to meet characters from various Dickens novels including the nefarious Fagin, the mad Miss Havisham and the dreamer Mr. Micawber. The highlight

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11:00 AM

Holiday Block Party At Playa Vista’s Runway

December 11 @ 11:00 am5:00 pm UTC-7
Cinemark Playa Vista, 12746 W. Jefferson Blvd.
Playa Vista, CA 90094 United States

HOHO Runway! Runway is closing the streets and throwing the biggest, bestest party of the season! Rally family and friends to Runway’s whimsical wintry playground on Sunday, December 11th, 11am-5pm! Sled among Palm trees, check off your shopping list, listen to great music…and naughty or nice, be sure to bring your list to Santa! Stroll,

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Lakeshore Free Crafts for Kids

December 11 @ 11:00 am3:00 pm UTC-7

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Lakeshore, 8888 Venice Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90034 United States
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Free crafts for kids. No reservations necessary. Ages 3 & up. Click here for the schedule of crafts.

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Pershing Square Ice Skating

December 11 @ 11:00 am11:00 pm UTC-7

|Recurring Event (See all)
Pershing Square, 532 South Olive Street
Los Angeles, CA 90013 United States

Glide into the holidays and join us for ice skating in Pershing Square! The Holiday Ice Rink Pershing Square presented by Bai offers the quintessential winter activity in the heart of beautiful downtown Los Angeles. Surrounded by art, lively activity and the impressive city skyline, our outdoor ice rink lets you enjoy entertainment and ice

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Santa Photos At Manhattan Village

December 11 @ 11:00 am8:00 pm UTC-7

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Manhattan Village, 3200 North Sepulveda Blvd.
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266 United States

Santa arrives Friday, November 25th!  Be sure to visit him at his NEW Beach Hut and get your photo taken. November 25th – December 24th Sunday: 11am-6pm (Break Time: 2pm-3pm) Monday – Saturday: 11am-8pm  (Break Times: 1pm-2pm and 5pm-6pm) Packages and Pricing source: shopmanhattanvillage.com

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12:00 PM

Alice In Winterland At The Queen Mary

December 11 @ 12:00 pm10:00 pm UTC-7

|Recurring Event (See all)
Queen Mary, 1126 Queens Hwy.
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States

Light up the night and follow us down the rabbit hole this holiday season with Alice in Winterland, bringing a holiday inspired re-imagination of the classic Lewis Carroll story to life through the magic of an interactive, immersive 14,000-square foot experience. Unlock the hidden magic of your curious adventure with RIFD technology to make your

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Playa Provisions Snow Day

December 11 @ 12:00 pm5:00 pm UTC-7
Playa Provisions, 119 Culver Blvd.
Playa del Rey, CA 90293 United States
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Playa Provisions is hosting a Snow Day! Join Playa Provisions for an afternoon of fun playing in a winter wonderland. Activities include a sledding hill and bounce house, DIY S’mores, hot chocolate and libations. Kid’s Pass to both the sledding hill and bounce house is $10. source: facebook.com/playaprovisions

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1:00 PM

El Segundo 53rd Annual Holiday Parage

December 11 @ 1:00 pm3:00 pm UTC-7

Parade Route: Begins on Main Street at Imperial Avenue and proceeds south to El Segundo Blvd. More info here.

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4:00 PM

Annual Manhattan Beach Holiday Fireworks Festival

December 11 @ 4:00 pm8:30 pm UTC-7
Manhattan Beach Pier, 100 Manhattan Beach Blvd
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266 United States
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The Manhattan Beach Holiday Fireworks Festival is held at the Pier every year in December. This year’s Fireworks Festival will take place on Sunday, December 11, 2016. Remember to bring blankets, beach chairs, and picnic dinner to pick a spot for the spectacular show! The Holiday Fireworks are expected to go forward, rain or shine, on

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Venice Canals 35th Annual Boat Parade

December 11 @ 4:00 pm5:30 pm UTC-7
Venice Canals, Carroll Canal
Venice, CA 90291 United States

This year’s theme: Venice … Where The Palm Trees Glisten Boats line up at 3:30 and the parade starts promptly at 4 pm at the corner of Eastern Canal & Carroll Canal, rain or shine! source: voiceofthecanals.org

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5:00 PM

2016 Holiday Light Festival Train Ride At Griffith Park

December 11 @ 5:00 pm9:00 pm UTC-7

|Recurring Event (See all)
Griffith Park, 4730 Crystal Springs Road
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States

Starting the day after Thanksgiving, join us for an evening train ride around our festively decorated, one mile of track. Magical scenes and tens of thousands of lights will captivate you and your family and set the mood for a wonderful Holiday season. The first train leaves at 5 pm every day. The last train leaves

Find out more »

6:00 PM

LA Zoo Lights

December 11 @ 6:00 pm9:30 pm UTC-7

|Recurring Event (See all)
LA Zoo, 5333 Zoo Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States

ZooLAbrate the Holidays! L.A. Zoo Lights is a not-to-be-missed nighttime holiday light experience that debuted in 2014 and has grown each year since. This year’s event promises to be even more magical, as we “ZooLAbrate” our Golden Anniversary with more lights, and more nights. Take a 60- to 90-minute stroll through a large area of the Zoo

Find out more »

6:30 PM

Snow Los Angeles

December 11 @ 6:30 pm10:30 pm UTC-7

|Recurring Event (See all)
The Old Lodge, Stadium Way & Scott Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States

Classic snow day activities for all to enjoy. Snow Los Angeles is our city’s first downhill snow tubing park, brining over 10,000 sq. ft. of tubing to a 9-acre space in Elysian Park. But the event will offer a whole lot more than just tubing. Every hour this winter wonderland casts a news report that turns

Find out more »

7:00 PM

El Segundo’s Candy Cane Lane

December 11 @ 7:00 pm9:00 pm UTC-7

|Recurring Event (See all)
1200 East Acacia
El Segundo, CA 90245 United States

Weather permitting, Santa will be out every night between 7 pm and 9 pm. This is new information after the flyer was photographed. Foot traffic only and please, no dogs. Source: facebook.com/ESCandyCaneLane/

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