December 30, 2023 - January 2, 2024
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December 30, 2023 -- WELCOME TO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
When your flight lands in Southern California, you’ll make your way to the Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa where your experience will begin upon check-in.
December 31, 2023 -- CATALINA ISLAND
Start your day with a buffet breakfast before heading off Catalina Island. You’ll board one of the Catalina Express ferries for a short one-hour cruise to the island. Once you arrive, the day is yours to get acquainted with the storybook town of Avalon, which you’ll find is packed with boutiques, restaurants, and things to do! You might want to take a tour of the historic Casino, take a guided tour of Avalon, or rent a golf cart or bicycle to sightsee on your own this afternoon.
The evening is filled with elegant dining, dancing, and the fun of a live “Monte Carlo” style casino. There will be hats and party favors, a drawing for exciting prizes and a champagne toast to ring in 2024! (BREAKFAST AND DINNER)
January 1, 2024 -- 135th TOURNAMENT OF ROSES PARADE, SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA BACKYARD BBQ AND MOVIE NIGHT
Enjoy an early morning buffet breakfast at the hotel before heading to Pasadena where you will have reserved premium grandstand seats as you watch the Rose Parade make its way down Colorado Boulevard. A souvenir program and blanket are included. After the parade, you’ll return to the hotel for a special Southern California Backyard Style BBQ. The remainder of the afternoon is at your leisure. In the evening, we will transform the ballroom into a cinema for a private viewing of a Hollywood favorite. (BREAKFAST AND LUNCH)
January 2, 2024 -- HOMEWARD BOUND
After breakfast, you’ll bid farewell to new friends as you depart the hotel to make your way home. (BREAKFAST)
• 3 nights at the Hilton Orange County in Costa Mesa
• Catalina Island
• Private New Year’s Eve Gala
• Premium reserved grandstand seating for the135th Tournament of Roses Parade
• Southern California Style BBQ Luncheon after the parade
• Movie Night at the hotel on New Year's Day
• Fully Escorted by a Knowledgeable Tour Director
• Deluxe motorcoach transportation
• 5 Meals: 3 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
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