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Christmas in Laguna Beach

If you are spending Christmas in Laguna Beach, here are a few events and dining options to make your Christmas extra special!

Santa On Forest Avenue

The events listed below are subject to change.  Be sure to check out the holiday schedule of shows at The Laguna Playhouse. The free trolley will run from 11am-8pm on Sunday, December 24th, with no service scheduled for Monday, December 25th. 

December Holiday Events

Newport Landing Boat Parade Cruises

The 2017 Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade has 75 minute cruises scheduled for 5:30pm, 7:15pm and 8:30pm on both Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Visit Santa on Forest Avenue 

December 2 - December 24 

Stop by Santa Claus's House daily from December 2 - December 24, 1pm-3pm. His quaint headquarters are located at 295 Forest Avenue, just outside of Tuvalu.

8th Annual Pancakes with Santa at The Ranch at Laguna Beach

Saturday, December 16th: 8am-11am

Join The Ranch at Laguna Beach for a festive brunch in their Ballroom with hayrides from 9-10:30am, holiday music, ornament decorating, California snow, pictures with Santa and their third annual pie-eating contest! This year they'll have two age groups: 12 and under and 13 and older. The winner of each contest will get a two-night stay at the resort! Sign up with the host stand upon arrival. $40 for adults; $10 for kids 12 and under. Reservations required. Please call (949) 715-1376. 

Asada Tacos + Beer

230 Forest Avenue

2017 Holiday Restaurant Hours 

Here is a list of restaurant hours and offers from 2017.  Please check back for updated details. 

For a sample dining list from 2016, please click here.