December 2017

Chocolate Decadence Tour

Monday, December 4, $99 per person

On this Curt Tucker tour, experience different kinds of chocolate such as a chocolate taco, gourmet chocolates and some chocolate gelato. Lunch is included at the San Antonio Winery.

 

“Santa Claus is Coming to Town”

Thursday, December 7, $99 per person

Head to Almansor Court in Alhambra to celebrate the Santa season. It features a fun-loving revue featuring the theater’s talented professional singers, dancers and comedians and a three-course, sit-down lunch with wine.

 

Getty Villa

Saturday, December 9, $49 per person

Explore the Getty Villa in Pacific Palisades near Malibu, dedicated to the arts and cultures of ancient Greece and Rome. No-host lunch on site.

 

San Diego Seaport Village

Saturday, December 9, $40 per person

Spend the day at Seaport Village, where you may wish to enjoy a no-host lunch, shop or stroll along the boardwalk by the bay with its entertaining street performers. You may also wish to explore the new Headquarters of the police. No-host lunch. (No escort.)

 

Holiday Gondola Getaway

Tuesday, December 12, $76 per person

Travel to Naples Island near Long Beach for an authentic Venetian gondola ride along the enchanting canals and waterways where the homes are beautifully decorated for the holidays. Afterward, enjoy a no-host dinner in Long Beach.

 

Christmas Trees at the Reagan Library

Thursday, December 14, $65 per person

Visit the Reagan presidential library and final resting place with its decorated Christmas trees; Air Force One, a full-scale replica of the Oval Office; a section of the Berlin Wall; and the Memorial Site. No-host lunch on site.

 

The Grove & Farmers Market

Saturday, December 16, $40 per person

Enjoy a free day for shopping and lunch on your own. The Farmers Market is adjacent to The Grove, an outdoor shopping mall, anchored by Nordstrom’s, The Banana Republic and The Gap. There are restaurants in both areas. No-host lunch. (No escort)

“Sounds of Christmas,” at the Candlelight

Saturday, December 16, $99 per person

Celebrate the Holiday Season with this special all-new show. For over 30 years, the talented staff of the Candlelight has written and produced the show focusing on the spirit of the holidays. Lunch included.

 

Mission Inn Lights

Tuesday, December 19, $65 per person

Begin your holiday celebration with dinner at a local restaurant. Then, on a walking tour around the exterior of the famous Mission Inn, view the exciting decorations and more than three-million lights.

 

Roger’s Gardens & South Coast Plaza

Thursday, December 21, $49 per person

Travel to Roger’s Gardens in Corona Del Mar to see both indoor and outdoor ideas for landscaping and decorating your home. Then, head to nearby South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa for shopping and a no-host lunch.

 

“A Christmas Carol” at the Welk

Saturday, December 23, $99 per person

This spectacular adaptation of Charles Dickens’ well-known Christmas story tells the tale of three ghosts who teach Scrooge to appreciate sharing love during the holidays with those that mean the most to him. Lunch included.

 

Christmas Lunch Cruise

Monday, December 25, $99 per person

A two-hour cruise on beautiful San Diego Bay features unforgettable views of San Diego's skyline, the U.S. Naval fleet, the Coronado Bay Bridge, San Diego's bustling shipyards and the Star of India. A delicious holiday buffet is included as you sail along.

 

New Year's Eve Matinee

Sunday, December 31, $99 per person

Ring in the New Year at Almansor Court in Alhambra with a musical revue performed by the popular “Colorful Songs of Broadway.” Enjoy a sit-down lunch with wine, noise-makers, balloons, a Champagne toast and a countdown to New Year’s in London.