Day 1 - Saturday, 12/29/2018 - WELCOME TO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA -- Arrive into Orange County, Long Beach or Los Angeles Airport no later than 4:00pm. Transfer to Hotel Irvine to check in for a five-night stay. A welcome dinner is included this evening at the hotel as you get settled in.
About the HOTEL IRVINE™ A Lifestyle Hotel
Settle in for four nights at this Lifestyle Hotel. What in the heck is a “lifestyle hotel?” It means that they bring a new and fresh hotel experience, complete with decisively less blah. Its bold colors, patterns, textures; places to hang, nosh and sip that’s all for you. With a perfect combination of bold style, sophistication and comfort, the Hotel Irvine is THE place to stay! Hotel Irvine features personalized service, pops of bright color and energy bursting from every space. With stylish rooms & suites and exceptional food & beverage options, every space and amenity was thoughtfully designed with you in mind. Stop in for a bite at EATS, your favorite neighborhood joint that just happens to be right downstairs. Grab a seasonal cocktail at Red Bar, offering one of the best happy hours in town. Or head to Marketplace and stock up on everything you need, including 24/7 room delivery. Hotel Irvine is not like other hotels, and that’s kind of the point.
Day 2 - Sunday, 12/30/2018 - CHOICE OF ROSE PARADE FLOAT DECORATING AND THE HUNTINGTON LIBRARY or THE RONALD REAGAN PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY WITH A WHITE HOUSE LUNCHEON * EVENING AT DOWNTOWN DISNEY - After enjoying a hearty breakfast buffet at the hotel, each guest will have their choice of how to spend their day. See the finishing touches being applied to the parade floats, followed by lunch and admission at the Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens, or visit the Reagan Presidential Library for a docent led tour and White House luncheon. This evening is at your leisure. We will be providing free shuttle service to Downtown Disney® for you to enjoy unique dining experiences, free live entertainment and shopping! - Breakfast - Lunch
Day 3 - Monday, 12/31/2018 - CHOICE OF WARNER BROS. STUDIOS AND HOLLYWOOD or CATALINA ISLAND * NEW YEAR'S EVE GALA CELEBRATION – Start your day with a buffet breakfast before heading off to your choice of attractions. Spend your day at Warner Bros. Studios Tour and Hollywood City Tour, or enjoy your time on Catalina Island. The evening is filled with elegant dining, dancing to a live band, and the fun of a live “Monte Carlo” style casino. There will be hats and party favors, a drawing for exciting prizes and a champagne toast to ring in 2019! - Breakfast - Dinner
Day 4 - Tuesday, 1/1/2019 - 130th ANNUAL TOURNAMENT OF ROSES PARADE * SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA BACKYARD BBQ * MOVIE NIGHT UNDER THE STARS - Enjoy an early morning boxed breakfast aboard the motorcoach as you head to Pasadena where you will have reserved premium grandstand seats as you watch the Rose Parade make its way down Colorado Boulevard. A souvenir program and blanket are included. After the parade, you’ll return to the hotel for a special Southern California Backyard BBQ. The remainder of the aftenroon is at your leisure. In the evening, join us in the Hotel Irvine's "Backyard" for a speicial movie night "under the stars." Bring a picnic dinner from the Marketplace and don't forget the wine! - Breakfast - Lunch
Day 5 - Wednesday, 1/2/2019 - POST-PARADE “SHOWCASE OF FLOATS” AND LUNCH IN BEVERLY HILLS – After breakfast, you’ll return to Pasadena to view the spectacular Rose Parade floats on display at the spectacular "Showcase of Floats" event. After viewing the floats, you'll be treated to a special farewell lunch in Beverly Hills at Lawry's The Prime Rib. The remainder of the aftenroon and evening are at your leisure. Shuttle service will be provided to Irvine Spectrum for those wishing to dine out or do a little shopping. - Breakfast - Lunch
Day 6 - Thursday, 1/3/2019 - DEPARTURE DAY - After breakfast, you'll bid farewell to new friends as you transfer to the airport for your flight home. - Breakfast