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Celebrate Christmas in Manhattan Beach at the Pier Lighting and Holiday Open House

Manhattan Beach Pier Lighting 2024

Welcoming the Holidays:
2024 Pier Lighting and Open House


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Updated on Apr 18 2024 9:22am

Visit Manhattan Beach California

Mark your calendars for November 20, 2024, as Manhattan Beach lights up with holiday spirit at the 2024 Pier Lighting and Holiday Open House.

Step into a world of holiday enchantment as Manhattan Beach gears up to kick off the festive season with the 2024 Pier Lighting and Holiday Open House. This annual celebration is a time-honored tradition that ushers in the holiday spirit in this picturesque coastal town. On November 20, 2024, from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM, the heart of downtown Manhattan Beach will come alive with twinkling lights, live music, delightful shopping, and mouthwatering dining experiences. It's a cherished occasion when local businesses, restaurants, and the community come together to express gratitude for the year's support and spread the joy of the holidays. As the sun sets, the Manhattan Beach Pier will be illuminated in a breathtaking display, officially marking the beginning of the holiday season. Join us for a magical evening that promises to create lasting memories and ignite the holiday spirit in all who attend.

Wednesday, November 20, 3 – 8 PM

As the chill in the air and the twinkling lights on lampposts signal the arrival of the holiday season, Manhattan Beach is gearing up for its annual Pier Lighting and Holiday Open House. This cherished event marks the official start of the holiday season and has become a much-anticipated tradition for both residents and visitors alike.

Set to take place on November 20, 2024, from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM, the 2024 Pier Lighting and Holiday Open House promises an enchanting evening filled with holiday spirit, music, shopping, and delectable dining in the heart of downtown Manhattan Beach. This event is a way for the local businesses, restaurants, and merchants to express their gratitude to the community for its unwavering support throughout the year.

One of the highlights of this festive evening is the opportunity to explore the charming downtown district, as participating merchants will keep their doors open until 9:00 PM. This is the perfect time to kick-start your holiday shopping. Downtown stores will be adorned with unique and distinctive gifts, and they will offer special holiday deals and promotions, making it an excellent occasion to find that perfect gift for your loved ones.

For those who love indulging in the culinary delights of Manhattan Beach, the local restaurants are rolling out the red carpet. You can savor their original menus and enjoy delectable samples, setting the stage for an evening of culinary delight. From savory to sweet, there's something for every palate.

If you have children, make sure to bring them along as there will be plenty of holiday-themed activities and entertainment to keep them engaged and excited throughout the evening. It's an opportunity to create lasting memories with your family and capture the joy and wonder of the season.

The city of Manhattan Beach, in collaboration with the Downtown Business and Professional Association, will transform the streets into a winter wonderland, with enchanting snowflake lights and lighted street banners, creating a festive atmosphere that is simply magical.

The highlight of the evening will be the much-anticipated pier lighting ceremony, which is scheduled to take place at 7:00 PM. As the crowd gathers at the iconic Manhattan Beach Pier, the grand illumination will fill the night sky with a dazzling array of colors, officially marking the beginning of the holiday season.

For those looking for a more detailed schedule of events and performances, visit the official event website or check with the local organizers for the most up-to-date information.

The 2024 Pier Lighting and Holiday Open House is an event that embodies the spirit of community and the joy of the holiday season. It's a time to come together, support local businesses, and bask in the warmth of the holiday spirit. Whether you're a Manhattan Beach local or a visitor to this picturesque coastal town, this event is an ideal way to kick off the festive season with family, friends, and neighbors.

So mark your calendars for November 20, 2024, and make your way to Manhattan Beach for an unforgettable evening of holiday magic at the Pier Lighting and Holiday Open House. It's an event that will fill your heart with cheer and your holiday season with lasting memories.


Manhattan Beach Pier, 2 Manhattan Beach Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
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