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Celebration of the Season Tree Lighting

Terranea Resort

Who:                     Terranea Resort


What:                   Celebration of the Season Tree Lighting


When:                  Thursday, December 1, 2011

6:30 pm live holiday performances from community organizations including:

- The Norris Center for the Performing Arts – Times Square Kids

- Freedom 4 U

- Coast Music Youth Choir

                                                - St Peter’s by the Sea – Hand Bell Choir (Lobby)

7:00 pm Tree Lighting

                                7:30 pm S’mores around the fire pits at the resort pool


Where:                                Catalina Lawn at Terranea Resort

100 Terranea Way, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA


More:                   Terranea Resort will kick off the holiday season with a festive evening and Tree Lighting ceremony. The event is open to the public and guests are encouraged to bring a gift to donate to Toys for Tots. Children can bring letters to mail to Santa via the resort’s “Santa’s Mailbox” at Pointe Discovery. A Holiday Village will include activities for kids such as cookie decorating, elves and build-a-bear. Terranea’s new retail boutique marea, will also be open for guests looking to purchase unique holiday gifts.


For information call Gaye Vancans in Community Relations at 310-265-2830, the resort concierge desk at 310-265-2800 or visit



About Terranea Resort

Terranea, L.A.’s Oceanfront Resort, is magnificently poised above the Pacific Ocean on the Palos Verdes Peninsula and located 20 miles south of Los Angeles International Airport. Terranea Resort is owned by a joint venture comprised of Lowe Enterprises and JC Resorts and managed by affiliate Destination® Hotels & Resorts. The property boasts 582 rooms including a 360-room hotel with 32 suites, and 20 bungalows and features 50 oceanfront three-bedroom casitas and 32 ocean view three-bedroom villas, offering a residential setting with rental or Resort real estate opportunities for guests to purchase a second home. Resort amenities include The Links at Terranea, a nine-hole par three golf course; The Spa at Terranea, a 50,000 square-foot oceanfront spa, fitness center and Café; and three unique swimming pools, one with children’s play area and a 140-foot waterslide. Three ocean view restaurants offer a variety of food and beverage experiences including Catalina Kitchen for casual, all-day dining; mar'sel, the free-standing signature restaurant; and Nelson's, a cliff-side restaurant and bar with spectacular vantage points for whale watching. Designed to reveal the Resort’s dramatic outdoor vistas, Terranea's conference and meeting facilities include 135,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting and event space. Other amenities include marea, a luxury retail boutique; children’s center with interactive programs; Pointe Discovery, an “active-living” store and adventure concierge for activities that explore the rich local terrain and ocean environment. Several miles of scenic bluff-top trails connect miles of off-property coastal trails, and a secluded beach cove also adds to the unique experiences at Terranea Resort. For more information, visit or call 866-802-8000. Please follow Terranea Resort on Facebook and Twitter.




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Media Contacts:

Jessie Pound, Senior Public Relations Manager

Terranea Resort




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