Things to do in Anaheim, California
Things to Do
Knott's Berry Farm.Knott's Berry Farm amusement park offers all kinds of the exciting thrill rides, including Supreme Scream, GhostRider and the newest coaster, Silver Bullet. More action awaits you at many of the classic attractions such as Camp Snoopy, Ghost Town and Fiesta Village. Plus, you'll be able to soak up even more sun and fun at Soak City Water Park, which features 21 of the most intense water rides imaginable, all themed to the surf woodies and longboards of the 1950's Anaheim, California coast . To learn more about fun things to do at Knott's Berry Farm, visit www.knotts.com.
Disneyland® Resort.Disneyland® Resort is the one and only. From the charm of Main Street, U.S.A. to the whimsy of Mickey's Toontown, explore eight fantastic "lands" of nostalgia, color and delight. Plus, there are great rides such as Space Mountain, awesome attractions like Buzz Lightyear Astro Blasters and the wonderful Walt Disney's Parade of Dreams. For more information about Disneyland, visit www.Disneyland.Disney.go.com.
Honda Center of Anaheim.Honda Center, Anaheim, California's premier entertainment and sports venue, hosts a variety of first-class events each year including concerts, sporting events and family shows. The 650,000-square-foot arena is home to the NHL Mighty Ducks of Anaheim and the prestigious John R . Wooden Classic. Annual events include Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, the Disney on Ice and the Harlem Globetrotters. For more information, call 714.740.2400 or visit www.hondacenter.com.
Mission San Juan Capistrano.Mission San Juan Capistrano is the birthplace of Orange Country and was founded more than two hundred years ago. Today it is a monument to California's multi-cultural history, embracing its Native American, Spanish, Mexican and European heritage. Experience the Serra Chapel, Padres Quarters, Industrial Area, Soldiers Barracks, Cemetery and The Great Stone Church. For more information, visit www.missionsjc.com.
University Studios Hollywood.University Studios Hollywood is the place to take the legendary Studio Tour and see actual sets of the world's biggest movies such as "War of the Worlds" and "Jurassic Park." You can also catch an inside glimpse of films currently in production. More thrills and chills await you on harrowing Hollywood movie rides, including "Revenge of the Mummy" and "Back to the Future." For more information about things to see and do, visit www.universalstudioshollywood.com.
Discovery Science Center.Discovery Science Center in Santa Ana is a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating young minds, assisting teachers and increasing public understanding of science, math and technology through interactive exhibits and programs. Exhibits range from the Quake Zone to the Sun Stage to the Digital Lab. For more information, visit www.discoverycube.org.
LEGOLAND.LEGOLAND is a land of surprise around every colorful corner, with both whimsical and astonishingly accurate LEGO® brick models, lively music and a chance to let your imagination run free. What's more, there are more than 50 rides, shows and attractions, including Dino Island and Fun Town Fire Academy . For more information about attractions at LEGOLAND, visit www.legoland.com.
San Diego Zoo.San Diego Zoo is the splendid 100-acre zoo home of more than 4,000 rare and endangered animals representing more than 800 species and subspecies. Peek at the pandas or go absolutely ape at the Absolutely Apes exhibit where arboreal orangutans climb, swing and live in the same terrain as they would in the wild. For more information about attractions at the San Diego Zoo, visit www.sandiegozoo.org.
Sea World San Diego.Sea World San Diego takes you below the surface, above the waves and beyond your expectations! Touch and feed dolphins, count the teeth on a shark and get up-close and inside of R.L. Stine's Haunted Lighthouse 4-D. And ride a mythical rush through uncharted waters on the Journey To Atlantis® water coaster. Plus, meet Shamu, the regal prince of the deep. For more information on Sea World attractions, visit www.seaworld.com.
Mickey's Halloween Party at Disneyland.
This year Mickey's Halloween Party runs from September 26-October 31, 2014 on these select dates:
- Friday, September 26
- Tuesday, September 30
- Friday, October 3
- Monday, October 6
- Wednesday, October 8
- Friday, October 10
- Tuesday, October 14
- Friday, October 17
- Monday, October 20
- Wednesday, October 22
- Friday, October 24
- Monday, October 27
- Wednesday, October 29
- Friday, October 31