You know what’s handy? Waking up in the morning, firing up your phone/computer and being able to scan a super quick (but curated) rundown of the best of what lies ahead. So here it is, our list of fun things to do in Los Angeles for today, Sunday, December 23, 2018.
May it lead you to adventure!
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1. [10 a.m.] Holiday Market + Last Smorgasburg L.A. of 2018.
2. [11 a.m.] WP24 by Wolfgang Puck’s Sky-High Sunday “Kitchen Brunch” invites the public for a behind the scenes look into the inter-workings of a kitchen. This Sunday the team welcomes Santa Claus for a special holiday themed brunch that includes festive cookie decorating stations and hot cocoa for kids.
3. [11:30 a.m.] It’s the Holiday Sing-Along with the L.A. Phil where a collection of classical and modern holiday tunes will be paired with vocals by the Angeles Chorale, and a live jazz combo.
4. [noon] Get fully immersed in the holiday spirit during Winter Fest happening at the OC Fairgrounds from December 20, 2018 through January 6, 2019. A festival of lights, outdoor ice skating, ice tubing, snowfall, a candy wonderland and Santa Claus are just a few of the magical things happening.
5. [3 p.m.] Warm up your singing voices because there’s a White Christmas Sing-Along with the LA Phil this Sunday.
6. [5 p.m.] Street Food Cinema and Heritage Square Museum team up for Yuletide Cinemaland.
7. [sundown] Grand Park’s Winter Glow is a free immersive art experience covering 12 acres of Grand Park in Downtown Los Angeles. The art, projection and light displays will illuminate paths and play off of the park’s most iconic elements, including the Arthur J. Will Memorial Fountain. The holiday-inspired event will run nightly from December 1 to 25. FREE
8. [5:30 p.m.] Descanso Gardens’ Enchanted: Forest of Light returns for another installment with a host of interactive displays and nighttime activities from November 18 through January 6, 2019 daily. This seasonal event runs daily. Check for discounted tickets before making your purchase. DISCOUNTED(via Goldstar)
9. [6 p.m.] Sherman Oaks resident Mike Ziemkowski’s elaborate Christmas themed animatronic characters will return once again with Lights on Display a dazzling light show with a playlist of holiday tunes. Free to the public, the 13-minute show runs nightly 6 to 10 p.m. from November 23 through January 1, 2018. FREE
10. [9 p.m.] Horrible Movie Night comes to Dynasty Typewriter with a screening of Santa With Muscles starring Hulk Hogan.
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