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Featuring live entertainment, the Park’s famous 30-ft. LEGO Christmas tree and life-size LEGO Santa from now to Jan. 1

CARLSBAD, Calif. (December 11, 2018) –Holidays at LEGOLAND® California Resort is officially here! It’s the merriest time of year now through Jan. 1, children and their families can feel the LEGO® cheer at the annual winter holiday celebration and enjoy shimmering lights, live entertainment, the world’s largest LEGO Christmas tree, festive decor and more!

Fun Town turns into a winter wonderland as buildings are trimmed with twinkling lights and décor. Guests will look picture perfect in front of the world famous LEGO Christmas tree, standing 30-feet tall and constructed out of more than 245,000 forest green DUPLO® bricks. The LEGO Christmas tree is adorned with more than 400 LEGO ornaments and 11,000 LED lights shining through the winter nights. This year, the LEGO tree features 20 cupcake LEGO ornaments in honor of LEGOLAND California’s 20th birthday. Children can practice their winning smiles as the family poses for a photo with life-size LEGO models of Santa and his reindeer, then head over to the Fun Town stage to dance and sing along with The Yule Tides, Santa’s musical elves who deck all the halls with new and classic carols.

The fun continues in Heartlake City as guests enjoy the LEGO Friends live holiday show. Kids can sing and dance along with Mia, Stephanie, Andrea, Emma and Olivia, plus join in building activities in the Heartlake City stables. A traveling brass band playing festive music will fill Heartlake City with the jingles of the season. Guests can also enjoy character meet and greets with LEGO Santa and a LEGO toy soldier while collecting holiday inspired pop badges.

Foodies young and old can indulge in our Winter Holiday Market which features authentic “German Christmas Market” inspired treats like traditional holiday breads, grilled sausages, giant Bavarian pretzels and more. LEGOLAND California Resort is also offering exclusive retail deals for shoppers looking for the perfect LEGO holiday gift.

The family festivities continue at SEA LIFE® aquarium and LEGOLAND® Hotel. SEA LIFE aquarium has a special holiday themed daily dive show and winter craft activities. LEGOLAND Hotel has also gotten in the holiday spirit with festive decorations, holiday entertainment and its own LEGO Christmas tree. Kids will also enjoy special holiday themed games and story time at the castle, plus building contests themed for the festivities.

As the holidays wind-down, countdown the end of the year at the grand finale of Holidays at LEGOLAND California Resort during our annual Kids’ New Year’s Eve party. The night kicks-off with special musical performances on the Fun Town Stage and Heartlake City Stage. Starting at 6 p.m., the party moves to San Francisco in Miniland U.S.A. where the Park re-creates the famous Times Square ball drop with a giant LEGO brick falling 22 feet in the air. Families can enjoy a spectacular fireworks display as the LEGO brick drops, welcoming in 2019.

For more Holidays information, visit or call (760) 918-LEGO (5346).