Ventura Winter Wonderland at Ventura Harbor Village

Ventura Harbor Village transforms into a magical Winter Wonderland every holiday season, making it one of the area’s most popular attractions. Wander through the harbor lined with twinkling lights and stop to take photos by the 30-foot holiday tree. On select nights, you can even meet Santa and his reindeer. The Winter Wonderland is free to attend, and you’ll find plenty of dining options as well as holiday shopping. Getting There: Ventura Harbor Village is located off Harbor Boulevard just past Ventura Harbor. Charter Buses Ventura can provide easy transportation for groups with charter bus rentals. Our drivers are familiar with Ventura’s roads and parking options to get your group right to the fun.

Address: 1583 Spinnaker Dr, Ventura, CA 93001

Ventura Christmas Parade

On the first Sunday of December, thousands line the streets of downtown Ventura for the annual Ventura Christmas Parade. This afternoon parade is full of joyful floats, festive music, dancers, antique cars, equestrian groups, and of course, Santa Claus. Grab a spot on Main Street to watch the mile-long parade pass by. The event is free for spectators. Getting There: Charter Buses Ventura can shuttle your group right to Main Street on parade day. No need to worry about parking or closed streets with our charter bus transportation services. We’ll get your group to the perfect parade viewing spot with ease.

Photos with Santa at The Promenade

Bring the kids to meet the big guy himself at The Promenade outdoor mall in Ventura! From late November through Christmas Eve, Santa and his elves set up shop next to the tall holiday tree for visits and photos. Online reservations are recommended to cut down on wait times. Visits with Santa are free, but printed photos range from $25-$35. Getting There: The Promenade can be very busy this time of year. Charter Buses Ventura takes the hassle out of parking and navigating crowds. We’ll drop your group off right at Santa’s post.

Address: 356 S Hayes Ave, Ventura, CA 93001

Gardens Aglow at Ventura Botanical Gardens

Take an evening stroll through Ventura Botanical Gardens transformed by thousands of glittering lights during Gardens Aglow. This annual event runs select nights in December and allows visitors to experience the gardens’ stunning trails, vistas, and botanicals under the glow of holiday lights. Private charter buses can provide direct transportation to this popular seasonal attraction located just minutes from downtown Ventura. Getting There: Skip the parking headache and allow Charter Buses Ventura to provide easy transportation on an illuminated charter bus. We’ll get your group to and from Ventura Botanical Gardens with no hassle.

Address: 5673 Telegraph Rd, Ventura, CA 93003

Ice Skating by the Beach

Where else can you go ice skating steps from the beach and oceanfront? Every winter, the Ventura Pier transforms into a festive ice skating rink with picture-perfect views. Lace up your skates in the seaside setting daily through January. Discounted group rates are available as well as skating lessons. Getting There: Finding parking near the always-popular Ventura Pier can be tricky. Charter Buses Ventura eliminates parking woes with direct transportation. We’ll drop your group off right at the entrance for a stress-free skating excursion.

Address: 100 Harbor Blvd, Ventura, CA 93001

Holiday Lights Trolley Ride

One of Ventura’s most beloved holiday traditions is the Holiday Lights Trolley Ride offered in December. Guests board vintage trolleys decorated with festive lights and garlands for a ride through Ventura neighborhoods known for their stunning holiday displays and lights. Tickets should be purchased in advance online. Getting There: Meeting the trolley can be complicated, especially if you’re unfamiliar with Ventura. Charter Buses Ventura simplifies transportation by shuttling your group straight to the trolley boarding area. Enjoy a hassle-free ride aboard both the holiday trolley and your charter bus!

Seasonal Events at Topa Topa Brewing Company

Ventura’s acclaimed Topa Topa Brewing Company goes all out for the holidays. Throughout November and December, the taproom hosts events like tapping parties for specialty seasonal brews, “ugly sweater parties,” photo ops with Santa, and more. Even without a special event, it’s a lively and delicious stop for a pint of holiday cheer. Getting There: Topa Topa can fill up quickly for its holiday bashes. Skip the parking headache by letting Charter Buses Ventura provide private transportation. We’ll make sure your group is on time for the festivities with direct bus service.

Address: 104 E Thompson Blvd, Ventura, CA 93001

Holiday Sweets at Ventura County Fairgrounds

Satisfy your sweet tooth at the Ventura County Fairgrounds with two seasonal favorites: the Holiday at the Fair popup experience and the Poinsettia and Holiday Plant Show. Holiday at the Fair brings a Christmas market feel with vendor booths, food trucks, family activities, and more on select evenings. And the Poinsettia Show delights guests with stunning holiday blooms and floral decor. Getting There: Events at the Fairgrounds draw big crowds. Don’t hassle with traffic and parking. Charter Buses Ventura provides convenient transportation with charter bus rentals that deliver your group right to the entrance gates stress-free.

Address: 10 W Harbor Blvd, Ventura, CA 93001

Warm Up with Beach Bonfires

Bring your group to Ventura’s scenic beaches after dark and cozy up around a toasty bonfire. Several designated fire pits are available on a first come, first served basis. Arrive early to secure your spot, pack hot chocolate and blankets, and get ready for memories under the stars all season long. Popular spots include Ventura Beach Promenade, the Ventura Pier, and Emma Wood State Beach. Getting There: Beach parking lots fill up fast once the sun sets. Charter Buses Ventura ensures you’ll make your bonfire reservations by shuttling your group in our spacious and comfortable charter bus rentals. Leave the driving to us!

Rent With Charter Buses Ventura To Hit Every Attraction

This holiday season, get your group into the Ventura spirit with charter bus rentals from Charter Buses Ventura. We take the stress out of transportation so you can simply focus on making merry memories. Our drivers are experienced professionals who know Ventura’s roads, parking, and how to safely transport groups of any size during this busy season. Give us a call at 213-354-7131 to get a personalized quote on renting a charter bus or minibus for your Ventura holiday adventures. We look forward to helping your group celebrate the season in style!