Saturday's Calendar

December 09, 2011
  • SATURDAY: Newport Beach-based Lemon Drop Club, which hosts singles parties in Orange County geared for adults around the age of 40 and up, will have its Toys for Tots Holiday party from 7 to midnight at the Newport Beach Elks Lodge, 3456 Via Oporto. Bring an unwrapped toy for kids to be received by the U.S. Marines. A free dance lesson will be offered from 7 to 8 p.m. Tickets are $10 and parking is $3. No membership is required. For more information, call (949) 378-6600 or visit
SATURDAY: Newport Beach-based Lemon Drop Club, which…


It's Snowing in Orange County

Torelli Realty hosts its annual holiday "Snow Land" event, featuring 40 tons of real snow, from 9 a.m. to noon at Balearic Park, 1975 Balearic Drive, Costa Mesa.

Nutcracker for Kids

The Pacific Symphony and Festival Ballet Theater team up for a performance of a kids-themed "Nutcracker," as part of the Pacific Symphony's Family Musical Mornings series. Showtimes are at 10 and 11:30 a.m. and tickets start at $19. For more information, visit


Spa Gregorie's and Macy's at Fashion Island will present the fourth annual "Knit One, Cure Too" knit-a-thon. Participants will knit holiday scarves and all of the sales proceeds benefit research into a cure for breast cancer. The benefit event is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Macy's Fashion Island, 901 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach.

Birthday Party for Lyon Air Museum

The Lyon Air Museum will mark its second anniversary with an event featuring an appearance by Santa Claus, toys for tots, and a vintage C-47 airplane. The celebration will go from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 19300 Ike Jones Road, Santa Ana.


The O'Reilly and Miller Show

Fox News personality Bill O'Reilly and Comedian Dennis Miller will be appearing together for two shows at Segerstrom Hall, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, 600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, as part of their Bolder & Fresher Tour. Shows are scheduled for 2 and 7 p.m. For tickets, go to or call (714) 556-2787.

Holiday Puppet Show

The Newport Beach Public Library presents "The Night BEARfore Christmas," a free holiday puppet show for children. The performances will take place at 1 p.m. at the Central Library, 1000 Avocado Ave., and at 2:30 p.m. at the Crean Mariners Branch Library, 1300 Irvine Ave. For more information, call (949) 717-3800, ext. 2.


Stilettos and Cupcakes

Casey's Cupcakes will celebrate the grand opening of its store at Fashion Island with special Glitter Stiletto Cupcakes. The cupcakes will sell for $4 each.


DEC. 24

'The Nutcracker'

The Festival Ballet Theatre presents its annual production of "The Nutcracker" at the Irvine Barclay Theatre, 4242 Campus Drive, Irvine. For showtimes and ticket information, call (714) 962-5440 or go to


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