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I am sure you would love to take your family to a kid-friendly holiday event in Southern California. But I am also sure you want this event to be as safe as possible. And let’s face it, not all the Christmas events we have enjoyed in the past are all that safe given COVID-19.
But luckily, there is one event in the Los Angeles area that is not only fun and in the holiday spirit, but it is also safe. And that event is the Night of Lights!
The Night of Lights is an event coming to the OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa, California. It is presented by Winter Fest OC. The event starts on Friday, November 26, and runs through January 2, 2021. It takes place from Wednesday to Sunday nights through January 2nd. It starts at 5:00 PM. You can get a time slot for up to 9:00 PM on Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday and from 10:00 PM on Friday and Saturday.
So, you may be wondering, what is this event? and what makes it so safe? Well, it is a drive-through holiday event. That means you can enjoy all the holiday festivities from the safety of your car. And that makes the event so much safer than, say, everyone crowding together indoors.
And it’s a great event, too. It would be a lot of fun, regardless of COVID-19.
Night of Lights Features
Night of Lights OC is a mile-long drive-thru course. It is filled with:
- More than one million lights
- Tunnels synchronized to holiday music
- Animated light shows
- Snow flurries
- Holiday scenery
- Immersive vignettes
- Special effects
There are also interactive characters, like Santa Claus. He appears through December 24th.
This year, there are new themed experiences, too. One of those new features is a drive-in movie queue area you’ll see when you arrive. It features classic holiday movies playing. There are also strolling entertainers who offer holiday favorite treats you can enjoy before you begin your magical holiday journey.
Other new experiences include:
- An interactive Santa’s Workshop with synchronized lights to music
- Toyland where a toy chest is brought to life
- Steam Engine Springs with model trains
- and more!
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