Free Family Holiday Events at Malibu Country Mart on Saturdays, December 10, 17

Malibu Country Mart is celebrating the holiday season throughout December by transforming into a Winter Wonderland. Trimmed with festive holiday décor, the shopping destination will feature a beautifully decorated Christmas tree, a menorah, and plenty of twinkling lights.

Guests can get into the festive spirit with complimentary, holiday-themed activities for the whole family taking place on December 10th and 17th. Before heading off to travel the world, delivering presents to good boys and girls, Santa and his real live reindeer will visit the Malibu County Mart, pose for photos and prance for their admirers. Victorian carolers will stroll through the Mart, singing holiday favorites and children can participate in fun holiday activities such as homemade cookie decorating.


Saturday, December 10: Photos with Santa and Cookie Decorating Party noon to 4pm

Saturday, December 17: Santa’s Reindeer visit the Malibu County Mart and Photos with Santa noon to 4pm and Strolling Carolers (noon – 2:00 p.m.) 

Malibu Country Mart is located at 3835 Cross Creek Rd. Malibu


The Malibu County Mart encompasses six acres of prime real estate in the heart of Malibu. The 67 unique tenants comprised of high-end retail, dining, and service offerings are housed in an eclectic mix of architectural styles including Mediterranean, modern and rustic influences. The structures are complimented by world-class gardens, unique sculptures, outdoor dining and picnic areas, and the popular children’s playground. The Malibu County Mart is leading the trend in Malibu in eco-friendly practices, from three electric car charging stations to a chemical-free sandbox in the children’s playground. For more information visit,

Santa at the Adobe in Agoura Hills on Saturday, December 10, 2016

Santa at the Adobe will be held on Saturday, December 10, 2016 from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. at the Reyes Adobe Historical Site, located at 30400 Rainbow Crest Drive in Agoura Hills. There will be crafts hosted by The Hideout & Create Studios, cookie decorating, games, Caroling Karaoke, and photo opportunities with Santa.  Admission will be $2 per person and will be free for any children under the age of 2 years.  We are currently seeking additional volunteers for this event.

For more information on this event, please contact the Agoura Hills Recreation & Event Center at (818) 597-7361. You can also visit the Recreation Center at

St. Patrick's Day Gold Hunt at Legacy Park in Malibu on Thursday, March 16, 2017


Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Lucky the Leprechaun! Join the Malibu Parks and Recreation Department and Malibu Library to help find Lucky’s pot of gold at Legacy Park, 23500 Civic Center Way, Malibu on Thursday, March 16, 2017 from 10am to noon. Activities to include storytime, art activity, snack, giveaway and special surprise guest. Gold Hunt times are at 10am and 11:15am. Sign-ups for gold hunt times will be available at the check-in booth at 9:45 AM.

Visit or call 310-456-2489, ext. 239 for more information.

Touch-A-Truck Event Planned at Malibu Public Library on Saturday, January 21, 2017

The City of Malibu, Parks & Recreation Department and the Malibu Library proudly present: Touch-A-Truck on Saturday, January 21, 2017 from 10am to noon at the Malibu Public Library, 23519 Civic Center Way! A special event where children can see, touch, explore and honk the horns of their favorite trucks and emergency vehicles serving the Malibu community. All ages welcome! Event will include construction trucks, emergency vehicles, storytime, art activity, LEGO robotics and more. Visit or call 310/456.2489 for more information.

5th Annual Autism Society of Ventura County Aut2Run Event on Sunday, April 23, 2017


The Autism Society of Ventura County is excited to host its 5th Annual charity “Aut2Run!” race at California State University Channel Islands on Sunday, April 23, 2017. The event features a 10K trail run at 7:00 am, 5K Run/Walk at 8:30 am, 15K "Hero Run" (10K and 5K combined!) and a Fun-K at 10:30 am. Open to competitive runners, casual walkers, families & the community. Learn more and register at Sign up early!

Proceeds benefit the Autism Society of Ventura County. ASVC is a local chapter of the national Autism Society, a 501c3 not-for-profit organization whose mission is to improve the lives of all affected by Autism. ASVC was founded in 1994 by local parents and educators to provide support groups, community events, information and resources to families and individuals on the Autism Spectrum.