Sunshine, sweets, and sports await you this spring in Anaheim. Perhaps your perfect day includes cheering on your favorite sports teams or soaking up the rays seaside, or maybe you’re looking to save the galaxy at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge inside the Disneyland Resort or eat like a local. Whatever your vacation vibes, there’s nowhere better to celebrate your spring break than Anaheim. Make your spring break epic by adding these stops to your vacation plans.
The secret ingredient may just be a generous helping of magic. Disney California Adventure Park welcomes its Food & Wine Festival celebrating the flavors and bounty of California. Enjoy delicious dishes from Festival Marketplace kiosks before checking out cooking demos from Disney and celebrity chefs. Then, swing over to Avengers Campus to channel your inner Spider-Man or other heroes. If you’ve been binging The Book of Boba Fett, you won’t want to miss the Star Wars-inspired land, Galaxy’s Edge, with E-ticket rides like Rise of the Resistance and Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run.
Legends Take the Stage and the Ice at Honda Center
Rehearse the lyrics to “Anyway You Want It” and get your fists in pumping shape. The legendary rock band Journey is coming to the Honda Center on April 4, 2022, with special guest Billy Idol. Don’t stop believing that our Anaheim Ducks will bring home another win, playing select dates through the end of April.
Are You Ready for Some Baseball?
Root, root, root for the Angels at their home opener on April 7 at Angel Stadium. Enjoy all the nachos and cold beer while watching Ohtani strike out the competition. You can commemorate your visit with promotional items like cooler bags and bobbleheads offered select nights throughout the season. End the game with a bang on Saturday nights when the stadium is illuminated with a firework spectacular.
More cheering and excitement are planned as Monster Jam is rocking and rolling its way to Angel Stadium. Race over February 19-20 and February 26-27, 2022.
Eat like a local as you stroll through the heart of the city on Center Street Promenade. Grab an Anaheim Burger Taco from Pour Vida Tortillas & Taps or ramen from Shin-Sen-Gumi. Rare by Goodwill means you won’t go home with traditional souvenirs as you shop for curated secondhand wares. Then, snap a photo with your one and only in front of the Love mural. Another thing you’ll love? Picking up good-for-you and good-for-the-planet items at Eco Now, a zero-waste shop. Save the date for local events in Downtown Anaheim, including the Shamrock and Shop Farmers Market on March 17 and Easter Egg-stravaganza on April 14.
Soak up the sunshine while you shop, sip, and see at the Anaheim GardenWalk. The outdoor dining and shopping center includes one-of-a-kind experiences like putting yourself in the cockpit at FlightDeck where you can put your skills to the test in flight simulation school. Kids (and the kid in all of us) will love customizing a car at Ridemakerz, now open. Sports fans, we’ve got you covered, literally, with sportswear from Soccer Wearhouse. Head to the House of Blues Anaheim where the beats and eats will feed your soul and blow your mind.
SPF and Sunshine
What would spring break be without a day at the beach? Anaheim is conveniently located near Huntington Beach, Newport Beach, and Laguna Beach meaning the waves are never far away. Cruise down Pacific Coast Highway to soak up all the SoCal vibes.
Knott’s Berry Farm
Add a bushel of fun to your Anaheim visit with a visit to Knott’s Berry Farm. For over 100 years, the theme park has been inviting guests to make the berry best memories. Catch the PEANUTS Celebration with themed entertainment, food, and family fun paying homage to Charlie Brown and his pals through March 6th. Foodies, mark your calendars for March 18th when the beloved Boysenberry Festival returns with dozens of boysenberry-inspired dishes.\
Save on Spring Stays
You’re never far away from the fun when you stay in Anaheim. Enjoy the luxury and savings at the JW Marriott, Anaheim Resort with a $50 Disney gift card per stay, $20 food & beverage daily credit, plus a limited edition Disneyland gold water bottle when you book your stay through June 1, 2022. Perfect for your next family trip, the Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel & Water Playground channels retro design in a modern take on family fun with an on-site water park. Check out their local deals and get ready to splash into spring.
The Anaheim Hotel is offering a special Downtown Disney Package which includes a $25 Disney gift card plus complimentary parking at the hotel which is located right across from Disneyland Resort. If you're staying two nights or more at The Anaheim Hotel, book their Multi-Night Stay Theme Park Package to receive $10 OFF Multi-Day Adult Park Tickets and $10 OFF the room rate of one of our guest rooms.
Feeling like treating yourself to a luxurious getaway? Check out The Westin Anaheim Resort's limited time offer which includes an exclusive rate offer when staying two or more nights at The Westin Anaheim Resort, $10 off Disneyland Resort tickets, overnight valet parking for one vehicle, and complimentary late check-out (upon availability).
Stay at Anaheim Marriott and enjoy their Destination Anaheim package which includes a $20 USD food and beverage credit per night and late check-out at 2:00 pm (upon availability). Another magical option is their Magical Stay Package which includes one $25 USD food and beverage credit per night and one $50 USD Disney gift card per night.