Southern California and specifically Orange County is rich with entertainment opportunities for the whole family. Below are just a few samples of the many attractions that will be available for all the participants.
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THEME PARKS & WILDLIFE PARKS
Disneyland Park "The Happiest Place on Earth" is an enchanted kingdom of fantasy and Imagination filled with classic family-friendly attractions and magical entertainment, dining and shopping.
Disney's California Adventure Theme Park takes you and your family on a magical journey to experience the breathtaking wonder, laid-back fun and adventures that only Disney could create.
Knott's Berry Farm Theme Park
With over 165 rides, shows and attractions, Knott's Berry Farm is the place to go for everyone. Experience world-class thrills on Silver Bullet, the park's first-ever suspended coaster or Sierra Sidewinder the spinning coaster that offers panoramic views.
Universal Studios Hollywood
Find a world of entertainment all in one place with rides, shows and attractions that bring your favorite movies to life!
At LEGOLAND California, everyone is a hero on more than 50 rides, shows and attractions. And right next door, the new SEA LIFE Aquarium puts families in touch with the aquatic world in a truly memorable way.
SeaWorld Adventure Park
Celebrate the wonders of the sea at SeaWorld San Diego. Experience Shamu's show, Believe, plus thrilling rides and amazing animals. Get up-close to dolphins, sharks, beluga whales, penguins and polar bears. Create a lifetime of memories.
Downtown Disney District
Stroll down a lively promenade featuring unique shopping and dining, as well as exciting nighttime entertainment. Located adjacent to the Disneyland Resort Hotels, the Downtown Disney District offers something for everyone from early morning until late at night, including a world-class movie theater. There is no admission fee required to visit the Downtown Disney District.
Check out The Shops at Anaheim GardenWalk, Orange County's newest upscale locale for outdoor shopping, dining and entertainment. Shop till you drop at over 55 stores, feast at savory restaurant favorites and take advantage of an abundance of entertainment options. Located 1.1 miles from the Disneyland Resort.
Buena Park Downtown
Buena Park Downtown is a 1.1 million square foot retail complex located in Buena Park, California. The Property is comprised of the following three separate components:
Buena Park Mall, a 782,000 square foot enclosed mall anchored by Wal-Mart, Sears, Ross Dress for Less, Bed Bath & Beyond, DSW Shoe Warehouse and 24 Hour Fitness Sport.
Buena Park Place, a 208,000 square foot open-air community center anchored by Kohl's, Office Depot, Michaels, and PetSmart.
Park Central Entertainment Center (Park Central), a 137,000 square foot open-air entertainment center anchored by 18-screen Krikorian Metroplex Theatres and Howie’s Game Shack and featuring a variety of restaurants and inline retail shops.Customer Service Direct Phone: 714.828.7722
Irvine Spectrum & Entertainment Center
The Irvine Spectrum Center, one of the country's premier shopping entertainment centers, has quickly become a major destination for residents and visitors alike. This state-of-the-art attraction has received international acclaim for ts quality entertainment, top-quality restaurants, architecturally pleasing ambience and superior location.
Enjoy a coastal shopping experience that is cozy, upscale and truly unique at this center boasting 200 stores and 40 restaurants. Lets not forget the most important feature of Fashion Island, the beautiful Ocean view.
South Coast Plaza
Visit one of the nation's most luxurious shopping destinations, with an unparalleled collection of 280 boutique and department stores including many exclusive to California. Located 13 miles from the Disneyland Resort.
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA BEACHES AND MORE
Orange County has many great tourist destinations that combine great scenery with local color and a wide variety of activities and adventures that appeal to the whole family. Listed below are just a few of the Orange County jewels that are all within a 20 minute drive from any Hotel.
Visit "Surf City" for nearly 9 miles of uninterrupted beachfront, brilliant sunsets and one of California's finest piers.
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Explore a wealth of seaside possibilities in a pristine setting that caters to beachgoers and sightseers alike.
Experience an ideal blend of local culture, sophisticated amenities and upscale dining and shopping in this quaint and picturesque coastal town.
The City of San Clemente spans fifteen square miles of coastline and scenic foothills. The location of the City, long admired by explorers and passing settlers, remained virtually uninhabited until 1776, when Mission San Juan Capistrano was established by Father Junipero Serra and led both Indian and Spanish settlers to set up villages nearby.
San Clemente boasts "the world's finest climate", with sunshine 342 days per year. The annual average temperature is 70 degrees Fahrenheit.
Old Towne Orange
Old Towne Orange dates from 1871 and contains the largest number of Historic Places.
Old Towne Orange, established in 1886 as the hub for shopping and socializing in the city of Orange , is still a mecca for shoppers and diners 100 years later. Antique stores and restaurants line the streets that meet at the town's center, the traffic circle.