Saturday, 12/6, 9-4pm
Bubble Gamez Launch Party
Bridgeport Park, 23520 Bridgeport Lane
Join Bubble Gamez at a launch party this Saturday! Version 2 Development is proudly introducing Bubble Gamez to the SCV with the hope to make bubble activities a fun experience for the community. They will be playing 5v5 Bubble Soccer – CTF and offering a special introductory price of $15 per player, per game. Each game is approximately 35-40 minutes long and begin every hour. Spots are limited, so reserve them now. Make sure to review the participation requirements on the company’s website, as not everyone will qualify; for instance, players must be at least 16 years old to play. For more information, visit www.bubblegamez.com.
Saturday, 12/6, 9:30am-4:30pm
HMNMH “Holiday Home Tour”
The 34th Annual Holiday Home Tour will live up to its theme, “Holiday Memories.” Three local homes will thrill visitors with their festive holiday décor. Some of the highlights will be a Santa’s workshop, snowball collection, “A Nightmare Before Christmas” themed bedroom, and a “Nutcracker” themed room. The tour is open to adults and children over 12 and flat shoes are required. Tickets are $30 in advance or $35 on the day of the event. For more information, visit www.henrymayogiving.com.
Saturday, 12/6, 9:30am-4pm
HMNMH “Holiday Home Tour” Holiday Boutique
Pico Canyon Elementary, 25255 Pico Canyon, Stevenson Ranch
Bring your friends and family to view a wide selection of creative and unique holiday items that will be for sale. Admission to the Boutique is free.
Saturday 12/6, 10am-1pm
Santa Clarita Valley YMCA, 26147 McBean Parkway in Valencia
It’s snowing at the Y! This Saturday the YMCA will be turned into a frozen winter wonderland for everyone to enjoy. There will be tons of snow, sledding, crafts, games, hot chocolate and more! This is a free event open to the entire community. Call 661-253-3593 for more information.
Saturday, 12/6, 12-4pm
Heritage Junction at Hart Park and Main Street in Newhall
A Vintage Christmas celebration with activities at Heritage Junction and Main Street. The activities at Heritage Junction will feature an animal blessing, Santa Claus, kids’ craft projects, historic building tours, sweet treats, coffee and hot cider. Activities on Main Street will feature Christmas caroling and a holiday boutique. The Holly Trolley will provide free shuttle service between Main Street and Heritage Junction. For more information, visit www.otna.org.
Saturday -Sunday, 12/6 & 7,10am-3pm
Placerita Nature Center “Holiday Craft Fair”
Placerita Canyon Nature Center, 19152 Placerita Canyon Road in Newhall
Create and decorate your own holiday wreaths, centerpieces, candles and ornaments the Placerita Nature Center way, using fresh-cut greenery, pinecones and other natural treasures. This is a fundraiser with modest charges. Most crafts are $2 and wreaths start at $12. Cash and checks only. Visit www.placerita.org for more information.
Saturday, 12/6, 2pm
SCV Historical Society “Ancient Enterprises”
Old Town Newhall Library, 24500 Main Street, Old Town Newhall
The SCV Historical Society brings to life the earliest inhabitants of the Santa Clarita Valley, the Tataviam. Dr. Laurie Solis, Adjunct Professor of Anthropology at College of the Canyons will be giving the presentation “Ancient Enterprises: How the Prehistoric Tataviam Survived & Thrived in An Ancient Landscape.” Admission is free. Visit www.scvhs.org/ for details.
Saturday, 12/6, 2-8pm
Winter Magic Lighted Boat Parade
Castaic Lake, 32132 Castaic Lake Drive, Castaic
This annual lighted boat parade will light up the night as you and the family enjoy food and snacks, a visit from Santa and real snow to play in (bring your sled!). Help out the needy by bringing a canned food item (you will receive one raffle ticket) or an unwrapped toy valued at $10 (receive 10 raffle tickets).
Saturday, 12/6, 6pm
Veterans Plaza Christmas Tree Lighting
Veterans Memorial Plaza, 24275 N. Walnut Street, Old Town Newhall
Celebrate our servicemen, past and present, with this delightful Christmas Tree Lighting at Veterans Plaza. There will be caroling, hot cocoa, holiday treats and a placing of a wreath for our fallen servicemen by the SCV Young Marines. The Christmas tree is decorated with photos of our military members surrounded by red, white and blue lights. Call 661-799-8865 for more information.
Saturday, 12/6, 7pm
William S. Hart’s 150th Birthday Celebration
William S. Hart Park and Museum, 24151 Newhall Avenue, Newhall
The Friends of Hart Park have planned a special evening to celebrate silent movie star Bill Hart’s 150th Birthday! This special occasion begins with a candlelight tour of the Hart mansion all decked out for the holiday. The celebration moves to Hart Hall for wine, hors d’oeuvres and a wild and wooly birthday party featuring many different entertainers who would certainly have brought a smile to Bill Hart’s face. Become a member of Friends of Hart Park and your admission is free! Join at the Family Level or above and receive two (2) free tickets. Active members of Friends of Hart Park are entitled to one (1) free ticket. Members with family Level or above receive two (2) free tickets. As this is a “members only” event, be sure to join the FOHP or enhance your membership to a higher level to receive your free ticket(s). Reservations are required and can be made by phone 661-222-9542. Seating in Hart Hall is limited, so make your reservations early!
Sunday, 12/7, 9am, 11am, 1pm
Santa’s Village and Live Nativity Petting Zoo
His Way Church, 23670 Wiley Canyon Road in Ventura
Join His Way Church this holiday season for a fun Christmas play about thankfulness. There will be Santa’s Village and a live nativity petting zoo that will make a great backdrop for family photos. For more information, visit ehisway.org.
Sunday, 12/7, 2-5pm
Toys on Parade Dance
SCV Senior Center, 22900 Market Street, Newhall
The Sierra Hillbillies Square Dance Club will hold a “Toys on Parade Dance” at the SCV Senior Center. On her first visit to the club, Terry Sherrer will call squares and Anndrea Stephan will cue rounds. The club will be collecting new toys to donate to needy children for the holidays. Casual attire is always welcome! All community members are welcome to participate in toy donations between 2-5 p.m! For information, call 661-254-4272, visit www.sierrahillbillies.org or find the group on Facebook.
Tuesday, 12/9, 6-7:30pm
Internet 101 Workshop – The Basics & Beyond
SCV Senior Center, 22900 Market Street, Newhall
You will get tips to help you buy your computer during holiday sales! There will be easy instruction on accessing information and keeping in touch with family members. All questions answered! Special holiday rate of $5. Contact Robin Clough, email@example.com, 661-259-9444 for more information.