December 12, 2017
All Day EventIrvine Park Railroad Christmas Train

**Tickets for this event must be purchased online and in advance.**

‘Tis the season for Irvine Park Railroad’s annual Christmas Train. Come with family and friends and take this enchanting night ride through historic Irvine Regional Park to meet Santa Claus. The train will depart from the brightly-lit train station and drop passengers off at the North Pole. Children can share their wish list with Santa and have their photo taken with him too. You may take pictures with your personal camera or you may purchase a photo taken by Irvine Park Railroad.

After visiting with Santa, hop back aboard the train and enjoy the colorful Christmas lights and decorations, as well as the magical "Tunnel of Lights", on the ride back to Santa’s Village.

December 12, 2017
8:00 AMRestoration Stewardship Day

Join the Laguna Canyon Foundation and OC Parks for a morning of habitat restoration work in the Pecten Reef area of Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park. Help us create a healthier habitat for the native plants and wildlife that call the park their home. Depending on the time of year volunteers will assist with various restoration activities including removal of non-native plants, seed collection and/or planting of native plants.

  • No experience is necessary and all tools will be provided. Please wear long pants, closed toe shoes, sun protection and bring water.
  • Come out and join the team to help restore the wild lands we all enjoy!
  • Online sign-up required: www.lagunacanyon.org/activities.
  • For questions call: 949-497-8324.
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