The Collection offers holiday fun for everyone
OXNARD, Calif. (Oct. 27, 2022) — ’Tis the season to start getting excited about the holidays, and The Collection at RiverPark has plenty of excitement to look forward to. From Thanksgiving dinner and Black Friday shopping to the annual Tree Lighting Celebration and photos with Santa, and gingerbread scavenger hunt, there’s plenty of fun for everyone.
Tree Lighting Celebration
Wednesday, Nov. 16; 7-8 p.m.
There’s no better way to welcome the season than with a Tree Lighting Celebration! Head over to Collection Park for holiday entertainment provided by Music Freqs, an extravagant tree lighting and a spectacular fireworks show.
Photos With Santa
Beginning Friday, Nov. 18
The holiday season isn’t complete without a family picture with old St. Nick! Be sure to visit Santa’s Workshop at 620 Collection Boulevard to create special memories with keepsake photos that will bring holiday joy for years to come. Reservations are required and can be made online at: https://thecollectionrp.com/events/
Peppermint Kids Club
Saturday, Nov. 19; 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Everyone’s favorite holiday characters are stopping by The Collection once again for a morning of fun, sponsored by Sunny Smiles Dentistry for Children and Young Adults. Stop by Park View Court for arts and crafts, dance parties, and fun surprises.
Letters to Santa
Saturday, Nov. 19, to Sunday, Dec. 18
The Collection’s elves are back to help make sure every holiday wish list makes it to the North Pole. Families can bring their own custom cards or write their special message on a complimentary postcard available at Guest Services. Letters to Santa should be dropped off in the special North Pole mailbox located on Collection Boulevard. The Collection will help carefully deliver letters written to Santa to ensure they are mailed and received at the North Pole, where Santa and Mrs. Claus will reply to every letter that has a return address and is placed in the mailbox by Dec.18.
Gingerbread Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Nov. 19, to Saturday, Dec. 24
Explore every exciting nook and cranny of The Collection with a festive adventure. The fun begins at Guest Services on Park View Court, where guests can pick up their Gingerbread Scavenger Hunt. From there, guests are invited to find all the hidden gingerbread before returning their completed scavenger hunt to Guest Services to be entered to win a holiday surprise!
Santa Paws Pet Photo Nights
Tuesday, Nov. 22, 29, Dec. 6, 13, 20; 5- 8 p.m.
Four-legged fur friends are part of the family, and part of the fun! Every Tuesday, furry friends are invited to meet Santa for a photo at Santa Paws Pet Nights, sponsored by Dioji K-9 Resort and Athletic Club. Reservations required.
Holiday Gift Guides
Make the holidays extra merry and bright this year with the perfect gifts for your family and friends! For a full gift guide to The Collection, visit http://www.thecollectionrp.com.
Thursday, Nov. 24
Looking for somewhere to eat out on Thanksgiving? Get your appetite ready, and see which restaurants will be open at http://www.thecollectionrp.com.
Friday, Nov. 25
Don’t miss out on amazing deals at popular shops and restaurants throughout The Collection. Before the big day, be sure to follow @thecollectionrp for gift ideas and special offers.
Small Business Saturday
Saturday, Nov. 26
Celebrate Small Business Saturday by paying a visit to local small businesses at The Collection! They are waiting with open doors and tons of great shopping, dining and service experiences to enjoy.
12 Days of Holiday Cheer Instagram Giveaway
In need of some holiday cheer? Follow @thecollectionrp on Instagram for 12 days of festive giveaways to celebrate the season.
Hello Kitty Café Truck
Saturday, Dec. 10; 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
The Hello Kitty Café Truck is returning to The Collection! Be sure to catch it this holiday season and pick up adorable treats and merch while supplies last.