Tickets on Sale Now; Opens Thanksgiving Weekend on Friday, November 24
LOS ANGELES (November 14, 2023) – LA’s leading immersive holiday event, Holiday Road, is back for the 4th year and promises to be brighter and more enchanting than ever. Welcoming over 100,000 people every year, Holiday Road includes larger-than-life holiday installations, thousands of Christmas lights, Santa and Mrs. Claus, new film activations and all the holiday cheer. Greater Los Angeles area residents, celebrities and adults and children alike are expected to return to King Gillette Ranch in Calabasas for the annual holiday experience and family tradition. Holiday Road opens Friday, November 24 during Thanksgiving weekend and takes place for 22+ dates through the end of the year. Tickets are now on sale at HolidayRoadUSA.com.
Holiday Road includes an immersive mile-long walking trail, interactive photo moments, festive souvenir shop, premium holiday bars, top food trucks and more. Guests will be transported into a winter wonderland complete with everything from the North Pole, Elf Village, Gingerbread Lane, impressive light tunnels, Christmas tree forests, countless candy canes and much more! Kids can take their photo with live Santa and sing with carolers on select dates. This year will also offer new lantern art and immersive scenes as well as a first-time collaboration and activation with Amazon MGM Studios for the upcoming holiday comedy film Candy Cane Lane.
Eddie Murphy stars in Candy Cane Lane, a new holiday comedy adventure about a man on a mission to win his neighborhood’s annual Christmas home decoration contest and inadvertently makes a deal with a mischievous elf that brings the 12 Days of Christmas to life. Also starring Tracee Ellis Ross and directed by Reginald Hudlin, this new holiday classic is available exclusively on Prime Video beginning December 1, 2023.
"We are thrilled to be celebrating our 4th annual Holiday Road this year," said Holiday Road co-founder, Ben Biscotti. "We look forward to bringing holiday cheer to the whole family again this year, with new surprises, including lantern art, immersive scenes and Candy Cane Lane activation where guests can come take a photo at the Carver’s house and experience the film’s magic!”
Photos with LIVE Santa – stop by and take your photo with Santa this year
LIVE Christmas Carolers – listen to some of your favorite holiday songs by our LIVE Carolers as you stroll through our winter village scene
Dates: Holiday Road will be open to the public for 22+ dates November 24 – December 27
Times: 5:00pm – 9:30pm
Location: King Gillette Ranch: 26800 Mulholland Hwy, Calabasas, CA 91302
Price: Ticket prices start at $24.99 and up
Holiday Road is also available for private events and corporate sponsorships and features a private 100-person VIP bar that can be closed off for private parties.
What began as a drive-thru experience during the pandemic has grown significantly into the premiere holiday attraction and immersive holiday experience in LA. Holiday Road is committed to ensuring the safety of all patrons and staff. To see what health and safety measures the staff will be taking, visit here.
ABOUT CANDY CANE LANE
Directed by Reginald Hudlin
Written by Kelly Younger
Produced by Brian Grazer, p.g.a., Eddie Murphy, Karen Lunder, p.g.a., Charisse Hewitt-Webster, p.g.a.
Executive produced by Doug Merrifield
Starring Eddie Murphy, Tracee Ellis Ross, Jillian Bell, Thaddeus J. Mixson, Ken Marino, Nick Offerman, Robin Thede, Chris Redd, Genneya Walton, Madison Thomas, Anjelah Johnson-Reyes, Lombardo Boyar, D.C. Young Fly, Danielle Pinnock, Timothy Simons, Riki Lindhome, Stephen Tobolowsky
Genre: Holiday Comedy Adventure
Eddie Murphy stars in this holiday comedy adventure about a man on a mission to win his neighborhood’s annual Christmas home decoration contest. After Chris (Eddie Murphy) inadvertently makes a deal with a mischievous elf named Pepper (Jillian Bell) to better his chances of winning, she casts a magic spell that brings the 12 Days of Christmas to life and wreaks havoc on the whole town. At the risk of ruining the holidays for his family, Chris, his wife Carol (Tracee Ellis Ross), and their three children must race against the clock to break Pepper’s spell, battle deviously magical characters and save Christmas for everyone.
ABOUT HOLIDAY ROAD
Holiday Road is a holiday event tailored for all ages. The immersive experience showcases thousands of
festive lights as well as iconic holiday scenes situated throughout the stunning property at King Gillette
Ranch in Calabasas, CA. The team behind this holiday happening is a partnership comprised of
television and event producer veteran Ben Biscotti, Co-Founder & President of 1iota Productions, and award-winning event producer & designer Tony Schubert of Event Eleven.
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