Chapman University’s Winterfest and Doy’s Holiday Tree Lighting will be celebrated in November (Date TBA). Winterfest is a community event that is always free and open to the public.
The night kicks off at 5 p.m. with musical performances from the Chapman University Big Band, the lighting of Doy’s tree, free hot chocolate and cider, and photos with Santa. Bring your friends and family, and enjoy a holiday gift market, live music, a photo booth, free seasonal treats,
and some surprises.
Where: Attallah Piazza, Chapman University
Address: 1 University Drive, Orange, CA 92866
Time: 5 pm – 7:00 pm
5 pm – Piazza opens
5:30 pm – Lighting of Doy’s Tree
6 pm – Photos with Santa Claus
Cost: Cost to attend is free; games and food available for a fee.
More information can be found on Chapman University’s Winterfest.
About Doy’s Tree: The tree is named after Doy Henley, a Trustee of Chapman University and a long time donor to the University. It is the largest tree in Attallah Plaza.
About Attallah Plaza: Donna Attallah, is the named donor of the Atallah Piazza where the Winterfest takes place. Modeled to evoke the great Italian piazzas, it is the heart of the Chapman campus and serves as a gathering place for fellowship and celebrations.
More Holiday Events:
- Villa Park Tree Lighting Ceremony
- Orange Park Acres Tree Lighting Ceremony
- VP Santa Tour on a Fire Truck
- Villa Park Winter Wonderland
- Villa Park Boat Parade
- Christmas at the OC Zoo
- Irvine Park Christmas Railroad
- Winter Fest
- Brew Ho Ho Holiday Ale Festival
- Turkey Trots in Orange County
- Turkeys on Trails 5K/10K
- Elves on Trails 5K/1/2 Marathon
- Event Calendar