With the holidays in full swing, Mission Viejo, Rancho Santa Margarita and the surrounding communities are gearing up for Santa’s arrivals, tree lightings and plenty of other events full of holiday cheer.
So get the hot chocolate ready, or grab a cup with your loved ones at some of these events.
Ringing in the holidays: Kaleidoscope will be hosting a special tree lighting ceremony and carolers each Saturday before Christmas this month. The tree lighting ceremony takes place from 6 to 8 tonight and is free to the public. The St. Kilian Choir will kick off the event in the center courtyard, singing holiday classics and modern favorites, and more than 30 dancers from Acceler8 Ballet Company, with the Pave School of the Performing Arts, will perform a storybook Nutcracker before Santa Claus appears to light the Kaleidoscope’s fresh noble fir. Following…