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“WICKED” AT THE PANTAGES

Be a part of the phenomenal play, WICKED! Winner of over 50 major awards, including a Grammy and three Tony’s, WICKED is the untold story of the Witches of Oz! Long before Dorothy drops in, two other girls meet in the Land of Oz. One, born with emerald-green skin, is smart, fiery and misunderstood. The other is beautiful, ambitious and very popular. WICKED tells the story of how these two unlikely friends grow to become the Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good. Before the show, enjoy an early dinner and shopping at Hollywood & Highland. Moderate sitting and walking. Bus leaves from and returns to the Joslyn Center, 815 N. Barranca Ave.

DATE & TIME:             Sunday, January 11, 2 pm -10:30 pm
FEE:                          $115 (dinner not included)
REFUND DEADLINE:    Friday, November 7

VENTURA FARMER’S MARKET AND VENTURA HARBOR CRUISE

Come take in all the variety and beauty of the Ventura’s Farmers Market with live music, local produce, honey, nuts, plants and flowers. Sample new, different and exciting foods and items. Afterwards enjoy a cruise through Ventura Harbor, with a guided tour to see the wildlife of the harbor and enjoy the fresh sea air. Moderate to extensive walking and prolonged sitting.

DATE & TIME:             Saturday, February 7, 9 am-4:30 pm
FEE:                             $44 (lunch not included)
REFUND DEADLINE:    Tuesday, January 7

SEASIDE GARDENS AND SHOPPING IN SANTA BARBARA

You’re invited to explore Seaside Gardens in Carpenteria. This beautiful 3-acre botanical wonderland features 11 garden vignettes that provide an around-the-world sampling of plants that thrive in our coastal environment. Then take a stroll through downtown Santa Barbara for shopping and dining on your own. Moderate to extensive walking and prolonged sitting.
DATE & TIME:              Saturday, March 21, 9 am-7:30 pm
FEE:                             $25 (lunch not included)
REFUND DEADLINE:    Friday, February 20

FALLBROOK AVOCADO FESTIVAL

This annual festival is beaming green with a Farmer’s Market, Guacomole contest, the Art of the Avocado contest and the Best Decorated Avocado Contest. A wide variety of avocado products, arts and crafts vendors and food booths are found all along the festival streets. An extraordinary array of avocado dishes ranging from traditional guacamole to avocado chips to avocado pie! Moderate to extensive walking and prolonged sitting.
DATE & TIME:             Sunday, April 19, 9 am-5:30 pm
FEE:                             $25 (lunch not included)
REFUND DEADLINE:    Thursday, March 19

THE FOUR SEASONS TEA ROOM AND SHOPPING IN OLD PASADENA

Cozily tucked away at the base of the foothills in the charming community of Sierra Madre is the Four Seasons Tea Room. You will be served Afternoon Tea with scrumptious sandwiches, delightful desserts and scones baked to order. Go back to your favorite spot or find a new one at Old Town Pasadena. In Old Town you will find a pedestrian friendly area with ecletic shops, outdoor cafes and a chance to find the one thing you can’t live without! Moderate to extensive walking and some prolonged sitting.
DATE & TIME:              Saturday, May 16, 9 am-5:30 pm
FEE:                             $40 (tea included)
REFUND DEADLINE:    Thursday, April 16

LAVENDER FESTIVAL AT THE HIGHLAND SPRINGS RESORT

Highland Springs in Cherry Valley, with its rustic charm and historic character is surrounded by sprawling olive groves, fields of fragrant lavender fields and a 1,100-year old towering Coastal Live Oak tree. The natural beauty of its 2,400 acres of virtually untouched land is still being shared with visitors at the Annual Lavender Festival. Enjoy classical music, guided tours, the organic market place, horsedrawn hayrides, aromatherapy workshops, lectures and more. Don’t miss the lavender inspired cuisine, such as lavender lemonade, ice cream, lattes and more. Festival activites on your own. Moderate to extensive walking and some prolonged sitting.
DATE & TIME:               Saturday, June 13, 9:30 am-4:30 pm
FEE:                              $25 (lunch not included)
REFUND DEADLINE:     Wednesday, May 13

SAVE THE DATE-HOLLYWOOD BOWL FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR

Celebrate Indepedence Day at the Bowl with patriotic music and thrilling fireworks! Bring a picnic or purchase dinner on your own before the show. Moderate to extensive walking and prolonged sitting and standing. Registration begins February 2, 2015.

DATE & TIME:              Thursday, July 2, 5:30-11:30 pm