Things to Do in January in and Around Anaheim
We’re resolving to make 2020 the most fun year yet! The January calendar is filled with entertainment and activities, plus some options for sticking to those New Year’s resolutions. Join the Resistance and let fun take flight this month in and around Anaheim!
Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance
Bright suns from Batuu! The Star Wars-themed expansion to the Disneyland Resort welcome Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance January 17. Guests have been recruited for this out of the galaxy experience as they battle the First Order in a multiple ride system, making for a massive attraction.
Lunar New Year Celebration at the Disneyland Resort
There’s no better place to welcome the Year of the Rat...or Mouse! Celebrate Lunar New Year at the Disneyland Resort. Highlights for the event include holiday entertainment like Mulan’s New Year Procession, live music at the Paradise Garden Bandstand, character meet-and-greets, Asian-inspired celebration menus, and festive decor. You’ll also want to add your wishes for the new year to the Lucky Wishing Well. The Lunar New Year Celebration lasts January 17-February 9, 2020.
Knott's Berry Farm PEANUTS Celebration
Step inside a Charles M. Schulz comic strip during Knott’s Berry Farm’s PEANUTS Celebration. Celebrate the beloved Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and the rest of the pals weekends January 25-March 1, 2020. Unique character interactions, themed food offerings, and inspired decor are just part of the fun. 2020 brings new animated photo opportunities and a new show!
Anaheim Ducks Games at the Honda Center
Home, sweet home...games. Cheer on the Anaheim Ducks at the Honda Center as they take the ice during January.
Ducks Home Games in January:
• January 5 vs Nashville Predators
• January 7 vs Columbus Blue Jays
• January 9 vs Dallas Stars
• January 29 vs Arizona Coyotes
• January 31 vs Tampa Bay Lightning
The landing strip has moved! Take to the skies at Flightdeck, now at the Anaheim GardenWalk. Guests can experience flight simulation from the cockpit of a fighter jet or Boeing plane. You’ll be in the midst of air-to-air military combat or taking the control of a commercial airline. The fun is supersonic at Flightdeck.
Looking for a healthier start to your year? Eat locally with a variety of good-for-you restaurants. Try Cultivation Kitchen, a shovel-to-fork eatery with clean protein and organic sides. Healthy Junk, serving American vegan cuisine opened a second location in the Anaheim Packing House with menus even carnivores will dig their teeth into! Stock up on fresh produce each week at the Downtown Farmers Market on Center Street Promenade Thursdays from 11-3 pm.
Take Your Workout Outdoors
Bring the family Sundays for outdoor yoga at Farmer’s Park, hosted by the Yoga Mat. Visit the 14-ace nature park, the Anaheim Coves, for an easy walking trail. It’s perfect for families with a dinosaur- themed playground. There are tons of hiking options in Anaheim, too!