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Wednesday, December 2019

CHOC Toy Drive – Receive 25% Off General Admission

Wednesday, December 4 @ 8:00 am - Monday, December 23 @ 5:00 pm

Bring a child’s toy valued at $5 or greater to receive 25% off general admission on the day of your visit. *One discount per ticket per toy; cannot be combined with any other promotions  Santa traded in his sleigh for a Harley! Stop by the museum today and watch the fleet of Harleys, including Santa, pick…

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Visit & Photo with Santa

Thursday, December 12 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Time: 9:30 a.m. – 11:30a.m.  You better watch out, you better not cry…Santa Claus is coming to Pretend City! Join us as we meet jolly ‘ol Saint Nick, tell him our holiday wishes, and sit on his lap for a photo! You don’t want to miss out on this exclusive merry visit! Don’t forget to bring a camera!   Schedule:…

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Christmas Countdown

Thursday, December 12 @ 11:00 am - Monday, December 23 @ 4:00 pm
Pretend City Children’s Museum, 29 Hubble
Irvine, CA 92618 United States
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On the first day of Christmas, my true love gave to me…holiday fun at Pretend City! Join us for our exciting 12 Days of Christmas Countdown! Each day leading up to Christmas, we will “unwrap” a new holiday activity at the museum! Get in the holiday spirit as we gear up for Christmas and countdown…

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Way To Play Day, A Package of Learning!

Friday, December 13 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

! Join us for this fun-filled day as our Way to Play Day shows you how you can make your playtime in the museum more educational! Our partners from Healthy Smiles OC, Irvine School Readiness, and Speech Pathology Associates will be offering FREE dental screenings,  speech and language screenings, and ASQ developmental screenings to help track…

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Harley-Davidson CHOC Toy Drive Pick-Up 

Friday, December 13 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Santa traded in his sleigh for a Harley! Stop by the museum today and watch the fleet of Harleys, including Santa, pick up new toys from Pretend City Children’s Museum! All the toys we collect in our toy drive will be taken to CHOC by Santa and the Harley crew! Help us collect toys through December…

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The International Peace Choir Performance

Sunday, December 15 @ 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Pretend City Children’s Museum, 29 Hubble
Irvine, CA 92618 United States
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The International Peace Choir is a non-profit organization that embraces a vision of worldwide peace. Join us on this special day as we hear them perform holiday songs and traditional tunes at Pretend City! Listen to their wonderful voices and see their festive costumes! The International Peace Choir Inc. embraces a vision of worldwide peace.…

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Celebrate Las Posadas!

Monday, December 16 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Pretend City Children’s Museum, 29 Hubble
Irvine, CA 92618 United States
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Felicidad! It’s time to celebrate Las Posadas! This colorful Mexican holiday celebrates the 9 days leading up to Christmas! Join us for some festive activities, art, and events at Pretend City! Purpose Behind the Play: Language and literacy development, social emotional development, creative expression, fine motor practice. Smart Art (Times Vary): Posada Instruments > Music…

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Sensitive Santa Visits Pretend City’s Family Autism Night

Monday, December 16 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Pretend City Children’s Museum, 29 Hubble
Irvine, CA 92618 United States
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Santa is coming to Pretend City Children’s Museum for Family Autism Night! Join us on this special night for the opportunity to meet and tell Santa your holiday wish. Our “Sensitive Santa” visit and photo opportunity provides a sensory sensitive experience with low Christmas carols, dim lights, and a trained Santa to ease some of…

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Visit & Photo with Santa

Friday, December 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Time: 9:30 a.m. – 11:30a.m.  You better watch out, you better not cry…Santa Claus is coming to Pretend City! Join us as we meet jolly ‘ol Saint Nick, tell him our holiday wishes, and sit on his lap for a photo! You don’t want to miss out on this exclusive merry visit! Don’t forget to bring a camera!  

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Celebrate the Winter Solstice

Saturday, December 21 @ 10:00 am
Pretend City Children’s Museum, 29 Hubble
Irvine, CA 92618 United States
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It’s officially winter! Join us as we learn all about winter solstice and the changing of seasons! We will have winter-themed art and activities for little ones to join in the winter wonderland fun! Purpose Behind the Play: Sensory exploration, math and science cognition, language and literacy development, creative expression Smart Art (Times Vary): Brrrrr!! It’s too…

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