The parade starts outside the Shoreline Marina and the colorfully lighted boats and yachts sail past the Pine Avenue Pier, and then across the bay and past the Queen Mary.
5-7pm / Shoreline Marina, Long Beach www.shorelineyachtclub.com
Lancaster Breakfast with Santa Dec. 15
Participants enjoy a warm pancake breakfast, fun arts and craft activities for children, and the opportunity to meet and take pictures with Santa, Mrs. Claus, Rudolph and Santa’s elves!
8-11am / Sgt. Steve Owen Memorial Park www.cityoflancasterca.org
Gardena Breakfast with Santa Dec. 15
Breakfast, crafts and entertainment.
8-10:45am / Nakaoka Community Center www.gardenaevents.com
Holiday Tea & Japan Culture Day Dec. 16
Enjoy the Koto harp and the Taiko drums. Lean Shodo - calligraphy; enjoy two tea ceremonies; martial arts; Asian art and gifts; massage; food from the Okamoto Kitchen.
12-3pm / Brand Park, Glendale www.shoseianteahouse.com