#1 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Cerritos Center for Performing Arts
Los Angeles CA
~1.73 miles from La Palma city center
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The Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts (CCPA) is the Southland's premier performing arts and conference facility, offering great performances in music, dance and theater and unique facilities for meetings, banquets and special events.
Owned and operated by the City of Cerritos, the CCPA presents an annual season from August through May. The schedule, which includes more than 150 performances, consists of an eclectic mix of artists. The CCPA has hosted performances by Frank Sinatra, Whitney Houston, Clint Black, The Chieftains, Kathleen Battle, Dance Theater of Harlem, Royal Shakespeare Company, and many others.
The CCPA features a flexible theater capable of six different seating and stage configurations, ranging from a 1,800-seat arena theater to a 900-seat recital hall setting. Th...
#2 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Knott's Soak City USA
Los Angeles CA
~2.47 miles from La Palma city center
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A separately gated water adventure park immediately adjacent to Knott's Berry Farm, Knott's Soak City offers 13 California beach-themed acres designed for thrill seekers of all ages.
Here is a little bit of information about Knott's Soak City to help you plan your visit :
TICKETS: Knott's Soak City general admission for adults is $28.99. For children between ages 3-11 or for seniors 62+ admission is only $17.99. If you want to save a few dollars, pre-purchase your tickets online, print them at home, and knock off $5 (for adult tickets only). If you're a California resident, an adult ticket price can be purchased for $23.99.
Arriving after 3pm? Adult admission after 3pm is reduced to $17.99, child and senior prices are still $17.99 as well.
Annual Passes: W...
#3 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Knotts Berry Farm
Los Angeles CA
~2.47 miles from La Palma city center
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Knott's Berry Farm is the brand name of two separate entities: a theme park in Buena Park, California, and a manufacturer of food specialty products (primarily jams and preserves) based in Placentia, California. The theme park is owned by Cedar Fair Entertainment Company which has made a deal to be acquired by an affiliate of Apollo Global Management, and the food specialty business is part of The J. M. Smucker Company.
#4 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Buena Park Mall
Disneyland - Anaheim CA
~3.02 miles from La Palma city center
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Buena Park Downtown, formerly Buena Park Mall, is an enclosed shopping mall located on La Palma Avenue in Buena Park, California, near the Knott's Berry Farm theme park. Currently managed by Developers Diversified Realty, the mall is anchored by Bed Bath & Beyond, DSW Shoe Warehouse, Ross Dress For Less, Sears and Wal-Mart. DDR also owns the adjacent Buena Park Place shopping center, which features Petsmart, Office Depot, Kohl's and Circuit City as primary tenants.
As of 2007 it is the 20th largest mall in Orange County around 1,100,000 square feet (102,000 m2) of retail space. It has languished in sales, however; at $123 million, it brings in half of other malls its size, such as Simon Property Group's Westminster Mall and Westfield MainPlace.
#5 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
St. John Greek Orthodox Church
~3.32 miles from La Palma city center
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#6 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
West Coast Deaf Bible College
2660 W Woodland Dr Anaheim CA - 714-527-4031
~3.58 miles from La Palma city center
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#7 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Long Beach City College
4901 E. Carson St. Long Beach CA
~5.52 miles from La Palma city center
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Long Beach City College, established in 1927, is a community college located in Long Beach, California. It is divided into two campuses. The Liberal Arts Campus, known as LAC, is located in the residential community of the Lakewood Village section of Long Beach, on Carson Street west of Clark Avenue. The Pacific Coast Campus, known as PCC, is located in central Long Beach, near the city of Signal Hill, on Pacific Coast Highway east of Orange Avenue. It is the only college in the Long Beach Community College District.
The college as a whole is known as LBCC, as well as “City.” LBCC serves the cities of Long Beach, Lakewood, Signal Hill, and Santa Catalina Island. As of the Spring 2007 semester, the college has an enrollment of 26,729.
The superintendent-president of the College is Eloy Oa...
#8 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Los Angeles CA
~6.04 miles from La Palma city center
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Walter Pyramid, formerly known as Long Beach Pyramid, is a 5,000-seat, indoor multi-purpose stadium on the campus of California State University, Long Beach in Long Beach, California.
Long Beach Pyramid was officially opened on 30 November 1994, when it hosted a Long Beach State 49ers men's basketball game against University of Detroit Mercy, which aired live on ESPN. A standing-room only crowd of 5,021 saw Long Beach come away victorious with a final score of 71-64.
The Long Beach Pyramid was designed by Don Gibbs and built by the Nielson Construction Company of San Diego. The building of Long Beach Pyramid cost approximately $22 million dollars. Each side of the perimeter of Walter Pyramid measures 345 feet (105 m), making it a mathematically true pyramid. It is one of only three t...
#9 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Rancho Los Alamitos Museum
6400 E Bixby Hill Rd Long Beach CA - 562-431-3541
~6.28 miles from La Palma city center
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A Brief History from their website:
Maybe it was the plentiful water flowing deep within the earth ... or the extraordinary views that reached from the mountains to the sea ... or the remark able peace that seemed to envelope the land ...
Whatever it was, the wind-swept mesa that we now call Rancho Los Alamitos has drawn people to it for centuries.
The Native Americans were probably the first, establishing Povuu'nga around 500 A.D. Povuu'nga was a sacred cere monial and trading village.
More than 1200 years later, in 1790, a Spanish foot soldier, Manuel Nieto, received the area as part of a 300,000 acre land grant for his retirement.
Disputes with Mission San Gabriel quickly reduced his holdings to 167,000 acres. His property was further diminished in 1806 when Nieto's heirs ...
#10 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
United States Air Force Recruiting
1721 W Katella Ave Anaheim CA - 714-535-5005
~6.47 miles from La Palma city center
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The United States Air Force (USAF) is the aerial warfare, space warfare, and cyberwarfare branch of the U.S. armed forces and one of the American uniformed services. Initially part of the United States Army, the USAF was formed as a separate branch of the military on September 18, 1947 under the National Security Act of 1947. It is the most recent branch of the U.S. military to be formed. In its 2010 Posture Statement, the USAF articulates its core functions as Nuclear Deterrence Operations, Special Operations, Air Superiority, Global Integrated ISR, Space Superiority, Command and Control, Cyberspace Superiority, Personnel Recovery, Global Precision Attack, Building Partnerships, Rapid Global Mobility and Agile Combat Support.
As of 2009 the USAF operates 5,573 manned aircraft in service ...
#11 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
California State University Long Beach
1250 N Bellflower Blvd Long Beach CA - 562-985-4111
~6.54 miles from La Palma city center
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California State University, Long Beach (also known as Cal State Long Beach, Long Beach State, CSULB, LBSU, or The Beach) is the largest campus of the California State University system and the second largest university in the state of California by enrollment. The University is located at the southeastern coastal tip of Los Angeles County, less than a mile from the border with Orange County. (Map)
CSULB has repeatedly been recognized as one of "America's Best Value Colleges" by the Princeton Review. More than 30 factors are considered to rate the colleges in four categories: academics, tuition GPA (the sticker price minus average amount students receive in gift aid scholarships and grants), financial aid (how well colleges meet students' financial need) and student borrowing. The univers...
#12 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
The Shops at Rossmoor
Seal Beach CA
~6.68 miles from La Palma city center
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#13 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
VA Long Beach Healthcare System
5901 E 7th St Long Beach CA - 562-494-2611
~6.74 miles from La Palma city center
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The United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is a government-run military veteran benefit system with Cabinet-level status. It is the United States government’s second largest department, after the United States Department of Defense. With a total 2009 budget of about $87.6 billion, VA employs nearly 280,000 people at hundreds of Veterans Affairs medical facilities, clinics, and benefits offices and is responsible for administering programs of veterans’ benefits for veterans, their families, and survivors.
The benefits provided include disability compensation, pension, education, home loans, life insurance, vocational rehabilitation, survivors’ benefits, medical benefits and burial benefits. It is administered by the United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
The United Stat...
#14 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Disneyland - Anaheim CA
~7.20 miles from La Palma city center
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If you're looking for a good place to do some general shopping for your family, the Westminster Mall in Orange County might be "just the place" for you. This large, 2-story, climate-controlled indoor mall has quite a nice roster of stores spanning many categories of merchandise. The feel is comfortable and "middle class." You'll be pleased with the easy freeway access of the Westminster Mall (it's right to the side of Interstate 405), and there's always a spot for your car in the huge, free parking lots surrounding the mall.
#15 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Downtown Disney (Neighborhood)
Garden Grove CA
~7.29 miles from La Palma city center
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#16 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Disneyland - Anaheim CA
~7.34 miles from La Palma city center
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Fullerton College is a public community college located in Fullerton, California. It is the oldest community college in continuous operation within the state of California, having been established in 1913. Originally enrolling 28 students during its first year in 1913, currently enrolling over 20,000.
#17 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
~7.35 miles from La Palma city center
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Disneyland is an American theme park in Anaheim, California, owned and operated by the Walt Disney Parks and Resorts division of The Walt Disney Company. It was dedicated with a press preview on July 17, 1955, and opened to the general public July 18, 1955. Disneyland holds the distinction of being the only theme park to be designed and built under the direct supervision of Walt Disney himself. Currently the park has been visited by more than 515 million guests since it opened, including presidents, royalty and other heads of state. In 1998, the theme park was re-branded "Disneyland Park" to distinguish it from the larger Disneyland Resort complex. In 2007, more than 14,800,000 people visited the park making it the second most visited park in the world, behind the Magic Kingdom at Walt Dis...
#18 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Po Box 1122 Anaheim CA - 714-778-3301
~7.37 miles from La Palma city center
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#19 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Disney's California Adventure
Garden Grove CA
~7.52 miles from La Palma city center
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Disney's California Adventure Park is a theme park in Anaheim, California, adjacent to Disneyland Park and part of the larger Disneyland Resort. It opened on February 8, 2001. The park is owned and operated by The Walt Disney Company.
This 55-acre (220,000 m2) theme park was constructed as part of a major expansion that transformed the Disneyland area and its hotels into the Disneyland Resort and consists of five areas: Sunshine Plaza, Hollywood Pictures Backlot, The Golden State, A Bug's Land and Paradise Pier. Each area is meant to resemble various aspects of California, its culture, landmarks and history.
#20 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Long Beach Casting Club
4901 E. 7th St. Long Beach CA
~7.53 miles from La Palma city center
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Welcome to the Long Beach Casting Club. If you like fly fishing, or want to learn more about fly fishing, you’re at the right place. Every year we offer classes in casting, rod building and fly tying. These classes are free to the public except for a modest cost for materials.
Founded in 1925, we are fortunate to have a lighted casting pond, a newly-renovated club house and one of the largest membership bases in California. Non-members are also welcome to attend our monthly meetings and enjoy the variety of speakers who enthusiastically share their knowledge and their experience.
#21 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Boathouse Lane Long Beach CA
~7.54 miles from La Palma city center
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One of the world's premier water skiing facilities. Sand beach, rest rooms, picnicking and ample parking. A great location to rent for a special event. Rates are available on request. The stadium was the site for the 1932 Olympic Rowing competition and the 1968 Olympic rowing trials. Marine Stadium was recently designated as an official state historic site.
Water skiing is permissible in designated areas only between 8 a.m. and sunset.
Rowing is allowed from sunrise to 8 a.m. Before sunrise and after sunset, rowing is allowed only with the proper running lights and observing the 5 mile per hour speed limit.
The Southern California Speedboat Club (SCSC) has been putting on professional power boat races at Marine Stadium since 1946. SCSC continues that great tradition with the ann...
#22 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Long Beach Rowing Association
5750 Boathouse Lane Long Beach CA
~7.56 miles from La Palma city center
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On March 30, 1907, Stanford University and the San Diego Rowing Club competed in a pair of four-oared shells on Alamitos Bay in Long Beach. It was the first rowing event in Long Beach, and the first four-oared race on the Pacific coast. During the roaring 20’s a group of local developers known as the Channel Club had the low-lying tidelands of the Alamitos Bay dredged of more than seven million cubic yards of sand, silt and mud to create a recreational boating lagoon. Soon thereafter, the lagoon caught the eye of the Los Angeles Local Organizing Committee for the Xth Olympic Games as an ideal site for the rowing events, so the Marine Stadium was born. The US men’s 8+ represented by the University of California-Berkeley men won the Xth Olympiad that year defeating Italy, Canada and Great Br...
#23 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Trinity College Graduate Study
1661 N Raymond Ave # 140 Anaheim CA - 714-992-9123
~7.59 miles from La Palma city center
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Trinity College of Graduate Studies. Integrating Christian Spirituality and Psychology. 1661 Raymond Ave. Ste. 140 , Anaheim , CA 92801 ...
#24 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Anaheim Convention Center
~7.84 miles from La Palma city center
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Anaheim Convention Center is a major convention center in Anaheim, California. It is located across from the Disneyland Resort. The basketball arena, was opened in July 1967, while the convention hall behind it opened to business shortly afterward.
#25 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Long Beach Yacht Club
6201 E. Appian Way Long Beach CA
~7.92 miles from La Palma city center
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Long Beach Yacht Club is located on a promontory at the east end of Naples Island in Long Beach, California.
Committees organize and manage a full schedule of yachting, educational, social and public-outreach programs, and the Club is recognized throughout the worldwide yachting community for its hospitality.
LBYC youth programs are strong
and widely popular, focused primarily on swimming, sailing, surfing and — most importantly — fun. Parents and Club staff ensure there is a healthy mix of education, training and social activities. Sailing programs have access to boats ranging from eight-foot Sabots to Catalina-37 match race boats.
The Long Beach Yacht Club Sailing Foundation makes its fleet of eleven identical Catalina-37s available for regattas, for education and training, ...
#26 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Brownson Technical School
1110 S Technology Cir # D Anaheim CA - 714-774-9443
~7.96 miles from La Palma city center
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#27 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Science Education Adventure
6900 Orange Ave Long Beach CA - 562-529-7383
~8.12 miles from La Palma city center
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#28 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Golden West College
15744 Golden West Street Huntington Beach CA - 714-892-7711
~8.20 miles from La Palma city center
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Golden West College or GWC, is a community college providing two-year associate of arts degrees, and lower-division classes transferable to other colleges and universities.
GWC is located in Huntington Beach, California, about 35 miles (58 km) south of Los Angeles, California. It is about five miles from the famous beach where the surfing occurs. It is 30 minutes from Disneyland, and from two hours to a half day from the mountains and ski regions of Southern California.
#29 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Belmont Plaza Pool
4000 E. Olympic Plaza Long Beach CA
~8.69 miles from La Palma city center
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#30 of 30 Things To Do in La Palma
Surgery Center of Long Beach
2880 Atlantic Ave # 160 Long Beach CA - 562-988-9566
~8.72 miles from La Palma city center
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