Holidayz at the Park
November 21, 2020-January 3, 2021
‘Tis the season for family fun and holiday cheer at the Orange County Great Park. Enjoy Holidayz at the Park from November 21, 2020, to January 3, 2021, when the park will be transformed into a winterscape featuring holiday-themed events, displays, and lights.
Palm Court Light Display
Holidayz at the Park features an outdoor light display in the Palm Court, inviting guests to stroll and snap photos. The holiday decorations include “Air Santa,” a larger-than-life airplane paying homage to Saint Nick’s travels and the park’s military roots. Drop in to see the lights and displays November 21, 2020–January 3, 2021, daily from dusk to 9:30 p.m.
Pajama Party Drive-In Movies
Irvine residents are invited to register for “Pajama Party Drive-In Movies.” These events are free with required pre-registration and a food donation to Orange County Food Bank.
Saturday, December 12, Gates Open at 4 p.m.; Movie Starts at 5:30 p.m.
Rated PG, 2019: Anna, Elsa, and friends leave Arendelle to seek out the origin of Elsa’s powers in order to save their kingdom. Admission is free with pre-registration and food donation to benefit Orange County Food Bank. Tickets are limited for this drive-in movie, and available for Irvine residents only. One ticket per car, per household.
Tickets available online Monday, November 30, 10 a.m.
The Santa Clause
Friday, December 18, Gates Open at 5:30 p.m.; Movie Starts at 7 p.m.
Rated PG, 1994: When man inadvertently makes Santa fall off his roof on Christmas Eve, he finds himself magically recruited to take his place. Admission is free with pre-registration and food donation to benefit Orange County Food Bank. Tickets are limited for this drive-in movie, and available for Irvine residents only. One ticket per car, per household.
Tickets available online Monday, December 7, 10 a.m.
Photos with Santa
Saturday, December 5, 4-6 p.m.
Smile for Santa in an outdoor family photo with the big guy himself. Take a photo in our specially designed 3-D sleigh to commemorate your 2020 holidays. Available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Gingerbread House Decorating Workshop
Saturday, December 12, 10-11:30 a.m. & 12:30-2 p.m.
Parent and child can decorate a gingerbread house together while receiving fun tips from staff. All decorations and supplies are provided, so you can enjoy this sweet traditional activity without any of the fuss and mess of cleanup yourself! Class fee of $55 is for one parent and child, and includes supplies for one gingerbread house. Space is limited and this class will fill, so register early.