2019/2020 Winter Fest OC Schedule & Live Entertainment (Paid admission required to attend shows)


Cartoon Character Series –

Yowie the Yeti • Meet and Greet

December 19 – January 5

PJ Masks • Meet and Greet

December 19, 20 & 21, 2019

December 20 – 2:30, 3:30, 4:30 & 6pm in Yowies Sweet Shopee

December 21 -1, 2, 3 & 4pm in Yowie’s Sweet Shopee

Thomas & Friends • Show & Meet and Greet

December 22, 23 & 24, 2019

2pm, 3pm, 4pm & 4:30pm in the Grand Theatre LondonTowne

Peppa Pig • Meet and Greet

December 25, 26 & 27, 2019

© ABD Ltd/Ent. One UK Ltd 2003.

The Grinch • Meet and Greet

December 28 – January 1

PAW Patrol • Meet and Greet

January 2, 3, 4, & 5, 2020

PAW Patrol™ & © Spin Master Ltd. All rights reserved.

Winter Fest After Dark Entertainment Series:

Hussongs Cantina & Restaurant


DJ Manny Fresco

Every Night Starting at 6PM (Except Christmas Eve)

La Nueva Deligencia

Every Night Starting at 6PM (Except Christmas Eve)

Yowie's Sweet Shoppe Party Room


DJ Princess Ellie

Every Night Starting at 6PM (Except Christmas Eve)

Hangar Stage:

ESCAPE, Journey Tribute

Thursday, December 19

6:30pm & 8:00pm

Queen Nation, Tribute to Queen

Friday, December 20

6:30pm & 8:00pm

Paperback Writer The Beatles Experience

Saturday, December 21

6:30pm, 8:00pm & 9:30pm

The Como la Flor Band, Tribute to Selena Quintanilla

Sunday, December 22

6:30pm & 8:00 pm

Flashback Heart Attack, 80’s Cover Band

Monday, December 23

6:30pm & 8:00 pm

Robot Rok – Daft Punk Tribute

Thursday, December 26

6:30pm & 8:00pm

Fast Times, 80’s Cover Band

Friday, December 27

6:30pm & 8:00pm

SantanaWays – Santana Tribute

Saturday, December 28

6:30pm & 8:00pm

Cash’d Out – Johnny Cash tribute

Monday, December 30

6:30pm & 8:00pm

Twist on Taylor – Taylor Swift Tribute

Tuesday, December 31

6pm NYE Show

ABBA LA – ABBA Tribute

Tuesday, December 31

8:30pm NYE Show

ELTON – The Early Years

Tuesday, December 31

11pm NYE Show

Nowhere Fast – Smiths/Morrissey

Wednesday, January 1

6:30pm & 8:00pm

MORGAN LEIGH – Country Singer

Thursday, January 2

6:30pm & 8:00pm

Earth to Mars – Tribute to Bruno Mars

Friday, January 3

6:30pm & 8:00pm

Rumours, Tribute to Fleetwood Mac

Saturday, January 4

6:30pm & 8:00pm

The English Beat

Sunday, January 5

6:30pm & 8:00pm

Stage Shows:

  The MistleTones 

Hangar Stage

Daily – December 19-January 5

 The Magic of Jimmy H

Hangar Stage

    Daily – December 19-January 5


* Times and Locations Subject to Change and/or Cancellation Without Notice *


Thursday, Dec 19th, Opening Night – Santa’s First Flight above the fairgrounds: 4pm – 10pm

Friday, Dec 20th: 2pm – 11pm

Saturday, Dec 21st: 12pm – 11pm

Sunday, Dec 22nd: 12pm – 10pm

Monday, Dec 23rd: 2pm – 10pm

Tuesday, Dec 24th, Christmas Eve: 11am – 6pm

Wednesday, Dec 25th, Christmas Day: 11am – 10pm

Thursday, Dec 26th: 12pm – 10pm

Friday, Dec 27th: 12pm – 11pm

Saturday, Dec 28th: 12pm – 11pm

Sunday, Dec 29th: 12pm – 10pm

Monday, Dec 30th: 2pm – 10pm

Tuesday, Dec. 31st, New Year’s Eve: 2pm – 1am

Wednesday, Jan 1st, New Year’s Day: 12pm – 10pm

Thursday, Jan 2nd: 2pm – 10pm

Friday, Jan 3rd: 2pm – 11pm

Saturday, Jan 4th: 12pm – 11pm

Sunday, Jan 5th: 12pm – 10pm

NOTE: Select entertainment and attractions such as fireworks or rides, may be delayed, canceled or not available without prior notice due to inclement weather or windy conditions. All sales are final and non-refundable. Winter Fest OC is open rain, shine, sleet or snow!


Friday, Dec 20th: 3PM, 5PM, 7PM, 9PM

Saturday, Dec 21st: 1PM, 3PM, 5PM, 6:30PM, 8:30PM

Sunday, Dec 22nd: 1PM, 3PM, 5PM, 6:30PM, 8:30PM

Monday, Dec 23rd: 3PM, 5PM, 6:30PM, 8:30PM

Tuesday, Dec 24th, Christmas Eve: 12PM, 2PM, 4PM

Wednesday, Dec 25th, Christmas Day: 12PM, 2PM, 3:30PM, 5PM

Thursday, Dec 26th: 1PM, 3PM, 5PM, 6:30PM, 8:30PM

Friday, Dec 27th: 1PM, 3PM, 5PM, 6:30PM, 8:30PM

Saturday, Decr 28th: 1PM, 3PM, 5PM, 6:30PM, 8:30PM

Sunday, Dec 29th: 1PM, 3PM, 5PM, 6:30PM, 8:30PM

Monday, Dec 30th: 3PM, 5PM, 6:30PM, 8:30PM

Tuesday, Dec 31st, New Year’s Eve: 2:30PM, 4PM, 5:30PM, 7:30PM, 9PM, 10:30PM

Wednesday, Jan 1st, New Year’s Day: 1PM, 3PM, 5PM, 6:30PM, 8:30PM

Thursday, Jan 2nd: 3PM, 5PM, 6:30PM, 8:30PM

Friday, Jan 3rd: 3PM, 5PM, 6:30PM, 8:30PM, 10:00PM

Saturday, Jan 4th: 1PM, 3PM, 5PM, 6:30PM, 8:30PM, 10:00PM

Sunday, Jan 5th: 1PM, 3PM, 5PM, 6:30PM, 8:30PM


Winter Fest OC is honored to invite our Community Heros with (1) Complimentary admission for Military/Veterans, Teachers, First Responders & Nurses with proof of valid ID on the following days:

Military/Veterans – Thursday, Dec. 19, 26 & Jan. 2

Teachers – Friday, Dec. 20, 27 & Jan. 3

First Responders (Police, Fire, EMT’s) & Nurses – Monday, Dec. 23 & Dec. 30


Dec 24th, Open 11am – 6pm

5:30pm: Santa and his Reindeer will fly over the fairgrounds for the last time this year before heading to your home and then back to the North Pole for a much needed rest. Our nightly Holiday Parade, Tree Lighting, Fireworks and Snow Flurries will also take place.


Dec 31st, Open 2pm – 1am

Orange Ball New Year’s Eve Celebrations with Live Music

Ring in 2020 not once, but twice, with a special countdown, an iconic Orange Ball drop, fireworks, 3,000 balloon drop, snow flurries and confetti cannons at both 6 pm and 12 midnight NYE shows!

NEW in 2019, popular tribute bands will perform and ring in the new year during both the 6pm and 12 midnight countdown shows.  Dance into 2020 with a DJ dance party from 7pm to 1am.

Hangar Schedule

6pm to 7:30pm – Twist On Taylor Performance – Tayor Swift Tribute

8:30pm to 10pm – ABBA LA – ABBA Tribute Performance

11pm to 12:30am – Elton – The Early Years Performance – Elton John Tribute


Jan 5th, Open 12pm – 10pm

4:30pm: Holiday Parade with Three Kings and a live Camel, Holiday Tree Lighting, Fireworks, Snow Flurries. Camel will be available onsite all day for viewing.