Crystal Cove at Newport Coast – annual Christmas Tree Lighting festivities on the beach
Photo image by Crystal Cove Alliance
Crystal Cove Alliance – 15th Annual Christmas and holiday Tree Lighting
Saturday, December 3, 2011 – 4 pm – Crystal Cove State Park Historic District – Newport Coast at Orange County, CA
- Christmas and holiday bazaar – Saturday, December 3, 2011, and Sunday, Dec. 4, from 9 am to 5 pm – proceeds to benefit restoration and education efforts for Crystal Cove State Park and Historic District.
- Christmas and holiday Bazaar at restored Education Commons – featuring fine art paintings by Crystal Cove Park Store artists and hand-made items and holiday gifts.
- Christmas Lighting Ceremony starting on Saturday at 3 p.m. with caroling by singers from Laguna Beach.
- Beverages available at The Beachcomber Café
- Santa's arrival at 4 p.m – greeting kids until the tree-lighting shortly after sunset near The Beachcomber
This celebration and Christmas tree will be located next to The Beachcomber Café and remain lit and decorated throughout the holiday season – the only Christmas holiday tree display on the beach of the California coast.
Vehicle parking for this event will be at Los Trancos parking lot on the east side of Pacific Coast Highway, Crsytal Cove CA State Beach.
Information source is Crystal Cove Beach Cottages