Local South Bay Area 2019 Holiday Events!

Local South Bay Area 2019 Holiday Events!

Palos Verdes home owners are getting ready for the 2019 holiday season.  Here are some of the fun events that our neighboring cities are hosting.

Torrance Memorial Medical Center will be presenting their 36th annual “Holiday Festival” beginning Tuesday, December 3, 2019, and running through Sunday, December 8, 2019.  The Festival will feature decorated trees and a holiday celebration that includes a food court, musical entertainment, children’s activities, and a large Holiday gift section.  More than 30 trees are decorated with a different theme and will be sold with the proceeds going to the construction of the Torrance Memorial Hunt Cancer Center, a 2 story facility that will consolidate cancer treatment and services into a single location for patient care.  The “Holiday Festival” is located in the parking lot under the big white tent adjacent to the hospital on Skypark & Medical Center Drives.  The public can view the trees and boutique on Tuesday, December 3, 2019, from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Wednesday & Thursday, December 4th & 5th, from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., Saturday, December 7, from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., and Sunday, December 8, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  The cost is $5 per person and free for children under 3 years old.  Senior citizens can enjoy the festivities for free on Wednesday and Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  There will also be a lunch with Santa on Sunday, December 8, 2019, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for $20 per person; this is a great opportunity to bring your camera and take photos of your little one with Santa.  In addition to the Holiday Tree Festival, there is a Fashion Show & Festival Gala.  Additional information is available at www.torrancememorial.org/HolidayFestival, or call (310) 517-4703.  The Hospital is located at 3330 Lomita Boulevard, Torrance.

In Riviera Village, the annual “Riviera Village Holiday Stroll” will take place on Thursday, December 5, 2019, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.  This is a great event for all ages with a parade featuring marching bands from local schools and Santa will be making an appearance around 6:00 p.m.  The stores will be bringing out their festive wares and treats and you will definitely feel the holiday cheer.  The Stroll takes place on Catalina Avenue and Avenue I in Redondo Beach.

To read my prior article on South Bay Area Holiday Events click here.

Photo courtesy of the Torrance Memorial Holiday Festival

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