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Santa Monica’s ICE

Santa Monica, California hosts many festivals all round the year. However the most popular among them is the ICE where the enthusiasts get the opportunity to skate in the ice skating rink without feeling the chill of the winter months. Even the vacationers get the opportunity to take crash course on skating to learn the basic about this sport and enjoy with their friends. This city has everything that makes it the best holiday destination during this season.  November 3 to January 21 2013, located at 1324 5th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401 (corner of 5th Street and Arizona Avenue in Downtown Santa Monica). http://downtownsm.com/ice

Winterfest in Seattle, Washington

The Winterfest at Seattle is one of the most incredible festivals that has something in store for every age group therefore making it the ideal weekend destination for the whole family. While the aged members can enjoy the live performance by the well known local bands of this region and watch the other cultural shows, the young ones can try ice skating or riding on the Classic Carousel. The main attraction of the Winterfest is the Winter Train that takes on a ride around the village. You can also see many beautiful ice sculptures in this event. Overall it is going to be a thrilling experience. November 23 – January 6, 2013 http://www.seattlecenter.com/winterfest/

The PGE Festival of Lights Parade in Oregon

This is an annual event that takes in the city of Keizer in Oregon. The parade march through the downtown streets and people from over US comes to down to this city during this time to be a part of this event. The main attraction of this parade is the lights. Saturday Dec. 8, 2012. PM http://www.folholidayparade.org/

Lights Before Christmas in Toledo,  Ohio

A Toledo family favorite tradition, see the animals and the zoo decorated by thousands of lights while you stroll around drinking hot cocoa. Includes rides and fun activities. Perfect for all ages.. Nov. 16 – December 31 – http://www.toledozoo.org/site/program/393/

National Christmas Tree Lighting Washington, DC

See the lighting of the National Christmas Tree December 6, 2012 at the Eclispe. A national tradition since 1913. This year you can watch it online at http://www.thenationaltree.org/tree-lighting/ starting at 4:30 featuring James Taylor.

Rockefeller Christmas Tree Lighting in New York, NY

 

The 2012 Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree lighting ceremony is  Wednesday, November 28, 2012.Rockefeller Center is located in the center of the complex of buildings between 47th and 50th Streets and 5th and 7th Avenues. http://www.rockefellercenter.com/events/2012/11/28/2012-rockefeller-center-tree-lighting/ —  Win a Trip to NY for the Tree Lighting

 

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