Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony & Holiday Open House
Join us on December 5th from 5:30 pm-8:00 pm as we light our tree and get in the mood for giving. Live music, hot cocoa, and festive bites abound. And don’t forget Santa! He’s visiting the Cape to hear your Christmas wish and pose for your photo opp.
- 5:30pm - Doors open and Head to decorate Cookies!
- 6:00pm - Tree Lighting Ceremony begins!
- 6:20pm - Photos with Santa begin!
- 6:30-8:00pm - Music, Reindeer Photos and Shopping!
Local retailers join us with booths full of SoCal gifts—the perfect time to knock out your holiday shopping with unique pieces from our skillful, artistic, and stylish community.
The event is complimentary and open to all ages. However this year we’ve partnered with Give Kids the World, so if you would like to start your gift giving early join in the silent auction! Also, as a kick off to the giving season, 10% of all Chandler’s restaurant dinner sales that night will be donated to the Carlsbad Educational Foundation.
Bring a friend. Bring the kids. Decorate a cookie (or two, we won’t tell) and enjoy an evening both merry and bright.
Holiday Dining at Chandler’s
You’ll think Santa’s elves live at Cape Rey with the feast we have prepared. There’s no better reason, and no finer moment, to enjoy your holiday and leave the cooking to us. We have feasts prepared for all your family, friends, and more.
- Thanksgiving Feast · November 28th
Dinner is served from 1:00pm – 7:00pm. Thanksgiving Menu
- Christmas Day Buffet · December 25th
Buffet is served from 11:00am – 3:30pm. Christmas Day Feast Menu
Regular Dinner Menu is served from 5:00pm-10:00pm
- New Year's Eve Dinner · December 31st
Dinner is served from 4:00pm – 9:00pm. NYE Dinner Menu
Kids Countdown to Christmas
It’s way more fun for kids with traditional holiday films paired with decorating cookies, crafting ornaments, sipping hot cocoa, and visiting with Mrs. Claus! Your little starfish get wrapped in ribbons of holiday joy with the Cape Rey Holiday Countdown Activities.
- 12/16 Mon – Holiday Arts & Crafts
- 12/17 Tues – Cookie Decorating & Hot Cocoa
- 12/18 Wed – Holiday Arts & Crafts
- 12/19 Thu – Cookie Decorating & Hot Cocoa
- 12/20 Fri – Holiday Movie Night featuring "How the Grinch Stole Christmas"
All activities start at 6pm. Seats are limited and fill quickly. Please RSVP by reserving a ticket for each individual on Eventbrite.
Contact Concierge with any questions: Concierge@CapeRey.com
This holiday season, melt away the fuss and stress with a holiday trip to the spa. The best shoppers know it’s important to build in a little renewal for the self while generously shopping for everyone on your list!
December + January Specials:
- Tension Reducer Massage ∙ 50 min for $135 | 80 min for $185
- Tidal Lift Luxury Facial ∙ 80 min for $185
For details, see our seasonal spa menu or contact the spa directly at 760.683.5555.