All-New Family Holiday Festival, Winter Fest, Launches at OC Fair & Event Center December 18 – January 3

Winter comes to OC, featuring ice-skating, ice tubing, the world’s
largest walk-through ornament, live entertainment, reindeer feedings,
VIP cabanas and more.

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Absolute Event Solutions (AES) is pleased to introduce the all-new
holiday attraction, Winter
at the OC Fair & Event Center opening December 18 and
continuing through January 3. The festival is a whimsical getaway that
features unlimited ice tubing, the world’s largest walk-through
ornament, entertainment, ice skating, VIP cabanas, live reindeer viewing
and feeding, a nightly Christmas tree lighting ceremony with snowfall,
seasonal-themed eateries, libations, a carnival and more. Winter Fest
offers an unforgettable experience at a remarkable value with tickets
starting at only $10 online
while they last. Many of Winter Fest’s
attractions are within buildings, making the event as “El Nino-proof” as

The Hangar building inside the fairgrounds will be transformed into an
elegant festival space with a massive ice-skating rink, where beloved
holiday films play on a theater-sized projection screen in the
background. Skating is available first come, first serve; $15 per person
including skates. Private, rink-side VIP cabanas are also available for
$99 per session, creating a destination for holiday office parties,
birthday parties, family retreats, or date nights. Each cabana
accommodates 2 – 10 people but can adapt to fit parties of up to 100.
The VIP cabanas offer exclusive menus with seasonally inspired food,
cocktails, a private ice rink entrance and private servers.

Already nominated in USA Today’s 10Best Holiday Festival poll, Winter
Fest features unlimited ice tubing down a 130-foot, six-lane ice slide
known as Snowflake Summit, visits with Mr. & Mrs. Claus in the North
Pole, the Candy Cane Carnival, and entertainment from magician Jimmy H,
The Chainsaw Chicks, strolling carolers, local bands, and community

Winter Fest runs December 18 – January 3. All admission tickets include:

  • Unlimited ice tubing
  • One complimentary carnival ride
  • One complimentary carnival game
  • Entry to bounce houses for kids
  • Reindeer viewing and feeding
  • Access to the world’s largest walk-through ornament
  • Craft making and games
  • Daily entertainment

For more information on Winter Fest (#WinterFestOC) visit


for Absolute Event Solutions
Ashley Foreman, 949-330–6200