Celebrate the season, weekends at Irvine Spectrum Center, with live holiday entertainment on Fridays and Saturdays, November 1 - December 28.
November 1 - January 5: Skate under the stars (and sun!) at the festive Holiday Ice Rink in the Giant Wheel Court at Irvine Spectrum Center. Skate rental is available or bring your own. Season passes also offered.
A free, 15-minute, hands-on escape room experience for kids (ages 6-12). Assemble a team of 4 kids, choose your SQUAD, pick your time slot and plan your escape!
Festivities will include a festive night (and morning) of free ice skating, free carousel rides and Giant Wheel rides until 3 a.m., incredible sales, DJs, live entertainment, and free valet parking.
The beautifully decorated 75-foot tree will come to life at night with a choreographed light show every 30 minutes. Nightly, November 29 - December 24, 5-11 p.m. at the Giant Wheel Court.
December 8: Children within every spectrum of special needs and their families are invited to a private photo session, to experience the time-honored tradition of a visit with Santa Claus. Space is limited; please reserve your complimentary ticket via the Eventbrite link.
Join the Irvine Spectrum to celebrate Hanukkah with music and festive traditions at the annual Menorah Lighting, hosted by the Chabad of Irvine.
July 30-31 & August 1: Join Irvine Spectrum Center for a drive-in movie and entertainment!
Join Irvine Spectrum Center (in your cars) for a Drive-in Movie & Entertainment!
NOVEMBER 27 - JANUARY 3: Stop by the beautifully decorated 75-foot tree in Giant Wheel Court every night to see it come to life with a choreographed light show every 30 minutes beginning at 5pm.
NOVEMBER 27 - DECEMBER 24: Calling all scavenger hunt enthusiasts! Can you find all the candy canes at Irvine Spectrum Center? Grab a participation card from Guest Services, complete the quest, then get a sweet reward and be entered for a chance to win a prize!
NOVEMBER 28 - DECEMBER 27: Drive-in movie nights at Irvine Spectrum Center are back! Hang out (in your cars) for drive-in movie nights. Now featuring holiday movies to help you and your family celebrate the season safely. Admission, $60 per car. Includes a $20 Irvine Spectrum Center gift card to use toward dinner or snacks.
JANUARY 29 & 31: Admission is $60 per car and includes a $20 Irvine Spectrum Center gift card* to use toward dinner or snacks from one of their restaurants before the flick.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 21: Barbie and Malibu Barbie fans of all ages, this one’s for you: The Barbie Pop-Up Truck is cruising back with a whole new look and 70’s beach vibes. The 2021 Barbie Malibu Tour is heading to OC with new exclusive retro-inspired merchandise as part of its U.S. tour to celebrate the 50th Anniversary and iconic heritage of the original California girl, Malibu Barbie.
NOW - JANUARY 2, 2022: The most wonderful time of the year is even better at Irvine Spectrum Center. Enjoy open-air, holiday fun and visit the Ice Rink now open.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2022: Immerse yourself in the celebration while enjoying instrumental performances, Martial Arts Demonstrations and a traditional Lion Dance.
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