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We’re under no illusions. The 2020 holiday season is going to be different. But while some events are canceled, there are new creative ways to celebrate the holidays popping up left and right. From drive-thru light shows to virtual meetings with Santa, we’ve found plenty of ways to still get your family involved in the festivities. Not to mention a few time-honored traditions, like gift-giving and cutting down a Christmas tree, are alive and well. Check out our lists of curated picks below in our Holidays 2020 Guide!

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The Top 12 gifts for family fun this Christmas. Plus exclusive deals!

Our 12 Favorite Gift Ideas for the 2020 Holidays

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Because your kid's hands can do more than just text alarmingly fast

Holiday DIY for Kids

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A totally safe way to spend this Holiday season.

7 Captivating Virtual Christmas-themed Shows

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Spin your dreidel, light your menorah, and enjoy these virtual Hanukkah events

Our 6 Favorite Virtual Hanukkah Events

The very best holiday experiences in LA and OC.

15 Must Do Holiday Experiences in LA

Pack some shades because these Christmas lights in LA are about to be bright!

The MUST SEE Places for Christmas Lights in LA

Adding to your family's holiday spirit and an opportunity to wield an axe? Seems like a good combo to us.

Places to Cut Down Your Own Christmas Tree Near LA

Sorry Rudolph, no reindeer necessary when you're driving your own sleigh.

5 Best Drive-Thru Holiday Light Displays in LA

Climb aboard these Holiday trains and chug across LA.

5 Best Holiday Train Rides in LA

Set your face to awe with these dazzling Holiday Lights happenings.

6 Electrifying Holiday Lights Experiences in the Bay Area

The very best holiday experiences in the Bay Area for families.

12 Must Do Holiday Experiences in the Bay Area

Adding to your family's holiday spirit and an opportunity to wield an axe? Seems like a good combo to us.

Places to Cut Down Your Own Christmas Tree-Bay Area

The very best holiday experiences in San Diego.

12 Must Do Holiday Experiences in San Diego

Adding to your family's holiday spirit and an opportunity to wield an axe? Seems like a good combo to us.

Places to Cut Down Your Own Christmas Tree Near San Diego

A look at still scheduled events after a string of new closures and cancelations.

Best COVID-Safe Holiday Events in San Diego for Kids