Freebie of the Week: It's the second annual Julius Holiday Tour from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday — stop by Paul Frank South Coast Plaza, 3333 Bear St., Costa Mesa, to enjoy milk, cookies and candy canes while taking a photo with Santa Julius the monkey, Paul Frank's mascot, at this free event. Your photo will instantly be crafted into a personalized ornament or gift tag; one photo per family. There also will be prizes and a 20% off promotion with any gently used children's book donation — books will be donated to the Festival of Children Foundation. Visit paulfrank.com.
Find those last few gifts
Stop by the Boathouse Holiday Collective Sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 18 at 1640 Pomona Ave., Costa Mesa, for goodies from multiple vendors including Generic Youth, Baum Vision, Almond, Hozell, Harper's boutique, Love Bags, Ritual Cleanse and Move Collective Film. There also will be food trucks to handle your hunger pangs, and festive holiday beverages available all day. Visit boathousecollective.com.