MONDAY, DECEMBER 24, 2007
December 24, 2007 Full Moon Gondola Cruises - Huntington Harbour Sunset Gondola Cruise offers great full moon cruises for the December 24 full moon; we still like the sunset cruise as the beautiful sun goes down to the west in the Pacific Ocean as Sunset Beach. Either way, this event is great for couples, birthdays and just to enjoy the scenic harbor. This exquisite and authentic gondola tour is offered from world class gondoliers. Location: Peter's Landing and Marina, Huntington Beach (Pacific Coast Highway near Anderson). Call: Sunset Gondolas.
December 24, 2007 The Nutcracker Ballet. Presented by the Ballet Repertory Theatre, this traditional, delightful Christmas Ballet is presented in its original, full-length version for your holiday enjoyment. Location: Mainstage Theater. Time: 1 pm. Admission: $15 General; $14 ASB/GWC, Groups, Seniors; $13 children under 12 years. Location: Main Stage Theater, Golden West College, 15744 Golden West Street, Huntington Beach, CA. Phone Ticket Orders and Ticket Info: (714) 895-8150 x1 or gwctheater.com
December 24, 2007 Disc Frisbee Golf - The public is invited to get out and compete in this exciting sport that's relaxing and easy to learn. Location: Huntington Beach Disc Golf Course, Central Park lot off Golden West Street between Talbert and Ellis. Time: Daily. Call: (714) 425-9931.
December 24, 2007 Snowflakes light up the Huntington Beach Pier and Main Streetthrough New Year's Day. Dozens of artificial snowflakes strewn with twinkling lights adorn light downtown Huntington Beach. They are a delight to see. There are on the pier and stretch along Main Street from Pacific Coast Highway to Orange Avenue. Traditionally placed along Main Street and the Huntington Beach Pier, they are truly beautiful displays of holiday spirit in Huntington Beach. Watch the twinkling lights reflect on the Pacific Ocean waters below. Photos
December 24, 2007 Kids -Pajamarama with Miss Susannah Time: 7 p.m. Location: Barnes & Noble, 7881 Edinger Avenue, #110, Huntington Beach, California 92647. Cost: Free admission. Call: (714) 897-8781.
December 24, 2007 Orangewood Children's Ride. 7th annual event at Fitzgerald's. 21+. Time: 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Free breakfast at Fitzgerald's from 7:30 - 8:15 a.m. with unwrapped toy for a child ($10 value or more). Location: 19171 Magnolia St., Huntington Beach, CA. 92646 Call: (714) 968-4523. fitzgeraldsoc.com
December 24, 2007 Board Night - by Bud and Kev. Band at Gallaghers Pub. Cover: $5/person. Time: 9 p.m. 21+, ID. Gallagher's Pub and Grill, 300 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA Call: (714) 536-2422. photos
December 24, 2007 Surfing Sounds Exhibit - Features the works and memorabilia of The Beach Boys. Learn about this top-selling band worldwide who brought a sound that lives today. Location: Huntington Beach International Surfing Museum. Location: 411 Olive Ave., Huntington Beach, CA. Time: Noon - 5 p.m., call first. Cost:$2/donation, Kids $1. Call: (714) 960-3483. surfingmuseum.org
December 24, 2007 Art - Windows Gallery in Huntington Beach Central Library on the first floor features works from amateur and professional artists with varied themes that range from landscapes to abstracts. This mixed media exhibit is free to see. Location: 7111 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach, CA.
December 24, 2007 Wetlands viewing - Birders, nature lovers and the curious are invited to drop by the Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve, one of the West Coast's significant flyways for migrating birds. Bring binoculars to enjoy even closer views of these soaring creatures. Location: Pacific Coast Highway between Seapoint and Warner on the east side of the highway. Enjoy 300 acres, plus a 1.5 mile loop trail. No pets or bikes permitted on the trails. Open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.
December 24, 2007 Shipley Nature Center - Open to the public, it includes an interpretive center with educational exhibits, nature trails for wildlife viewing and native gardens.
December 24, 2007 Christmas Eve Family Service (Candle Light) at Redeemer Lutheran Church. Candle Light Service with Holy Communion. Location: 16351 Springdale Street, Huntington Beach, Ca. 92649. Call: (714) 846-6330. www.redeemer-lutheran.net
December 24, 2007 Christmas Eve Services. Times: Early Christmas Eve Services. Family Christmas Services and Candlelight Christmas Eve Services. Location: Grace Lutheran Church, 6931 Edinger Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA 92647. Call: (714) 897-0361. www.gracehb.org
December 24, 2007 Christmas Eve Candle Light Service with Holy Communion at Redeemer Lutheran Church. Location: 16351 Springdale Street, Huntington Beach, Ca. 92649. Call: (714) 846-6330. www.redeemer-lutheran.net
December 24, 2007 Christmas Eve Services at Beachcities Community Church. Location: 9872 Hamilton Ave., Huntington Beach, CA 92646. Call: (714) 698-0668. www.beachcities.org
This calendar does not guarantee accuracy of information as events are subject to change.