Get in the Spirit with Holiday Events at Disney

The perfect place to celebrate the holiday season is at Disney. There’s a little something for everyone, and the cheer and merriment are infectious. 

Holiday Events at Disney
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Disney Festival of Holidays

Head to Disney’s California Adventure® Park to check out lots of fun seasonal activities, a special photo location, and the Festive Foods Marketplace. Stay to see themed shows like World of Color – Season of Light and Viva Navidad, then stop in to visit Santa and his Elves.

Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM!

Disney’s Hollywood Studios® is hosting this nightly show. It all starts when Santa goes missing and two elves from Prep & Landing set out to find him. They’ll travel through beloved film scenes and end up in Halloween Town from The Nightmare Before Christmas. It will all be set to holiday music, lights, and special effects.

Flurry of Fun at Disney

Hollywood Studios is getting decked out with Flurry of Fun. It will include enchanting holiday decorations, fun seasonal shows, and holiday activities like Minnie’s Holiday Dine, a festive dinner party with Minnie Mouse.

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

Finally, the ultimate Christmas party is happening at Magic Kingdom® Park. Visit with Mickey and Santa, watch delightful stage shows featuring Mickey and his friends as well as Frozen’s Anna and Elsa, and catch the magical holiday parade.

We love the excitement of the holidays here at the Marriott Suites Anaheim, and being just a few miles from the park means that we're the perfect place to stay and enjoy Disney in all its wonder. We even have a Disney Desk in our lobby to help plan your adventure, and a convenient shuttle service that is available to take you right to the park gates.


Unusual Things to Do in Anaheim

Family vacation 4There’s so much more to explore in Anaheim than what’s in the guidebooks. Why not run off the beaten path, and check out these unusual things to see and do.

Family-Fun in Anaheim for the Adventurous
Have fun discovering hidden treasures and lesser-known attractions.

Brookhurst Community Park

If you’re craving outdoor time but want an out-of-the-ordinary park experience, Brookhurst Community Park is your spot. There are swings and slides, sure, but there are also cool cement sculptures, organic arches, giant craters and rippling bridges - perfect for climbing and exploring.

Davey’s Locker Whale Watching

The beautiful California coastline boasts scores of migrating whales at almost any time of year. Head out on a boat with Davey’s Locker Whale Watching and look out for dolphins, blue whales, orcas, humpbacks, killer whales, sea lions, and more.

Oak Canyon Nature Center

Continue your road trip in Anaheim and hike through a canyon, check out a wandering stream, and experience a natural California habitat at Oak Canyon Nature Center. There’s also a museum about the region’s wildlife on-site for curious minds.


Learn how to fly a fighter jet, then get in the pilot’s seat for a flight simulation experience at FlightDeck1. You’ll not only fly, you’ll also engage in air-to-air combat for a thrilling adventure without leaving the ground.

Anaheim Ice

Cool off at Anaheim Ice for public skating and themed nights, like Spooky Skate and Superhero Nights. You can also watch hockey and figure skating events at the rink.

Obscure Anaheim is a treat to discover. While you’re exploring, why not stay with us at the Marriott Suites Anaheim.







Fall Fun in Anaheim for the Whole Family

The perfect place for family fun in the Fall is right here in Anaheim.
Festivals, pumpkin patches, farmers markets and more – enjoy it all, and make our hotel, Marriott Suites Anaheim, your home base.

Fall Festivals and Fun for Kids 

Fall Fun in Anaheim has plenty of activities that are great for young children (no big scares, we promise!). Best of all, most of them are free.

Tanaka Farms

Visit Tanaka Farms on September 29 – October 31.
Pick out a pumpkin from the pumpkin patch, go on a wagon ride, explore the corn maze, pick apples, and visit their very own petting zoo.

Annual Anaheim Fall Festival & Halloween Parade

This free festival and parade are happening on October 28.
Play old-time carnival games, wander through the pumpkin patches, see costume contests, eat great food and listen to local music. Since 1923 the Anaheim community has gathered together to enjoy this glorious Harvest season. The parade is a wonderful tradition of local creativity with floats, displays, and lots of fun and colorful costumes.

Orange County Citrus Festival

Celebrate all things citrus at the Orange County Citrus Festival on October 28.
Enjoy citrus-inspired drinks and food, live entertainment, and a variety of citrus exhibits.

Downtown Anaheim Certified Farmers' Market & Craft Fair

Our Farmers’ Market is open every Thursday from 11 p.m. – 4 p.m at the Center Street Promenade.
Here you’ll find delicious gourmet and artisanal food, fresh local produce, a craft fair, and our Homegrown Music series.

While you’re enjoying all the Fall activities, why not make Marriott Suites Anaheim your home-away-from-home? We're a pet-friendly, full service hotel, and our two-room suites are perfect for families with young children. Relax in the living room while your children nap in our separate bedroom area. Each suite comes with two televisions, a mini-refrigerator, and coffee/tea makers.


Outstanding October Events at Honda Center

This October, events at Honda Center will be filling up the calendar and offering plenty of entertainment. Find out what’s on tap and plan a stay in Anaheim to catch it all.

Anaheim Concerts and Sporting Events to check out in October

Anaheim Ducks Schedule and Home Opener

Start hockey season off right with the Anaheim Ducks’ home opener against the Coyotes on October 5. You can also check out one of these other home games in October:

  • October 7 vs. the Flyers
  • October 9 vs. the Flames
  • October 11 vs. the Islanders
  • October 15 vs. the Sabres
  • October 20 vs. the Canadiens

Must-Attend Anaheim Concerts

See Jason Aldean in concert on October 8 for his They Don’t Know Tour. He’ll be backed by openers Chris Young, DeeJay Silver, and Kane Brown.

Catch a modern artist redefining R&B – see The Weeknd concert on October 13. The tour, Starboy: Legend of the Fall 2017, will feature guest artists Gucci Mane and Nav.

Finally, see one of the biggest names in music, Jay-Z, on tour at the Honda Center on October 27.

Book your stay with us at Marriott Suites Anaheim South for accommodations just minutes from the Honda Center. We’re a full-service hotel with great amenities like delicious dining and close proximity to Anaheim attractions.



Plan Your Fall Getaway to Anaheim With Our Special Offers

Are you already missing the long lazy days of summer? That means it's time to start planning your fall getaway.  Our Anaheim offers are the perfect reason to book your next visit! 

Whether you are looking to plan a Romantic Getaway, visiting Disneyland® or headed to Anaheim on business, our special offers are a great way to save.

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Anaheim Hotel Deals for Fall

Romantic Getaway
One bedroom suite featuring a King accommodation
Sparkling wine upon Arrival
Dipped Strawberries upon Arrival
Breakfast for Two in Sunspot Restaurant daily

Ride to Disney - includes Shuttle transportation
One night stay in a spacious suite
Up to 4 PCA passes for the family
Each pass is good for one round-trip to Disney on the PCA Shuttle
*restrictions apply

Anaheim Business Edge Rate
King Accommodations
Complimentary WI-FI
Breakfast Buffet for One at Sunspot
Complimentary turn down Service
USA Today Delivered to your room by 7am

Did you know if you plan to stay at the Marriott Suites Anaheim and you book your stay with us directly, you'll experience a variety of perks. You can also enjoy greater flexibility when booking directly. We have more flexibility to help you change dates or even cancel your booking because we’re not bound by a third-party deal. If your plans change one you have reserved a hotel room via a third-party, you could be locked into a commitment for the stay with little to no wiggle room.

Marriott Anaheim Suites hotel is conveniently located by Disneyland® as well as other Anaheim attractions.  Our guests look forward to quality service, lovely accommodations and awesome amenities. Book your stay with us directly to experience all that Anaheim has to offer!



Sunset and Whale Watching Cruises in Anaheim this September

Are you planning a visit to Anaheim this September? Not sure what to do? We've put together a list of some area cruises to experience while here!

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Perhaps you idea of relaxing is taking a sunset cruise near Anaheim. Whether you  a looking to enjoy the beautiful California sunset with a glass of wine, experiencing a wine tasting with a magic show, or enjoying the migration of whales, there are a variety of options when visiting Anaheim.

Dana Point Cruises

Dana Point Wine Cruise
Spring, Summer or Winter, this wine cruise perfect for enjoying an evening with friends. You'll sample a variety of organic wines as you take in the summer breeze or the beautiful views of Dana Point in the winter.

Sunset Whale & Dolphin Watching Trips
If you're hoping to see Blue whales in the summer and Gray whales in the winter, you don't want to miss this cruise! Each cruise is narrated by expert captains who will teach you about ocean life on the coast.

Newport Beach Cruises

Newport Beach Dinner Cruise - Whatever you’re celebrating, you'll experience light breezes and moon over Newport Beach while sipping champagne and enjoying an elegant dinner.

Summer Sunset Cocktail Cruise - experience the Newport Beach sunset with complimentary appetizers, music and more.

Whale Migration/Whale Watching Cruises - through October 31, 2017

There is so much to experience in Anaheim so why not plan to stay with us to make the most of your trip to the area. When choosing to stay at the Marriott Suites Anaheim, our amenities, special offers and convenient location will make it easy to experience a variety of events and attractions. Visit our website and book your next stay!



Weddings at Marriott Suites Anaheim Are Pure Magic

Your wedding should be a celebration of all that makes the two of you unique as a couple. Weddings at Marriott Suites Anaheim set the tone for the perfect day that’s everything you’ve dreamed of and so much more.

Our Wedding and Reception Venue in Anaheim Is Your Ideal Big-Day Backdrop

Marriott can take care of every last detail, from the ceremony to the reception, to guest accommodations. We offer wedding packages that can be tailored to your needs.

Ethnic wedding receptions with specific details are no problem, and we will gladly host your same-sex wedding ceremony. Whatever you and your partner are looking for in a wedding venue, we can accommodate you.

Certified Wedding Planners

Our wedding planners are trained and certified, so you have the best at your disposal. Our planners can help you pull together the big picture as well as help with budgeting, menu planning, deciding on table settings, and booking the florist, photographer and entertainment.

Accommodations for Wedding Guests

Our wedding venue near Disneyland is the perfect landing spot for all your guests, including ones who traveled from abroad to celebrate with you. We offer special rates for guests when you book blocks of rooms for your event.

If you’re ready to start planning the wedding of your dreams, submit a request for proposal and the excitement can begin. Depend on our wedding and reception venue in Anaheim to make it happen and book with us at Marriott Suites Anaheim South.




A Frighteningly Good Time Is at Mickey’s Halloween Party at Disneyland

Celebrate the season of spooks at Mickey’s Halloween Party at Disneyland. This scarily fun event will be held on select dates from September 20 to October 31.

Get your tickets in advance and beat the rush – this party is crazy-popular!

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Halloween at Disneyland is a special time of year. The park is decked out in creepy fashion, and you get to arrive in costume and collect delicious sweets. Plus, your favorite Disney villains and spooky characters will be on hand to lend entertainment.

Trick or Treat Stations
Trek your way around the park and collect candy, treats, and healthy snacks at various stations. Use the provided map to find all the candy you can carry, or download the Disneyland app. It’s the ultimate way to trick-or-treat!

Frightfully Fun Parade
The headless horseman rides once again just for the party. He’ll be leading the way down Main Street, U.S.A. for a parade of ghouls, skeletons, Disney villains, and Jack Skellington from The Nightmare Before Christmas.

Halloween Fireworks
The party is topped off with a firework show that’s truly scream-worthy. Halloween-themed music will serenade the spectacle as lights and effects dazzle your eyes.

Halloween time at Disneyland is a special way to spend autumn nights in anticipation of the spookiest day of the year. Join the celebration and make sure you stay at Marriott Suites Anaheim for the ultimate getaway. Book your stay in advance, though – rooms go quickly for this highly-anticipated event!





Your Business Stay in Anaheim Just Got Easier

We know that traveling for business can be tiring. Especially if you are on the road for long periods of time.

When you are visiting Anaheim, why not stay with us at the Marriott Suites Anaheim so you feel refreshed and relaxed for your business event. With our variety of business offers and amenities, you'll be ready to take on whatever the day brings.

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Take advantage of our Business Edge Rate - all to help take the edge off of your business travel when staying at the Anaheim Marriott Suites.

Your Business Edge Rate package includes:

King Accommodations
Complimentary WI-FI
Breakfast Buffet for One at Sunspot
Complimentary turn down Service
USA Today Delivered to your room by 7am

Perhaps you are just looking for a great night's sleep and complimentary internet service while you're here.  With our Wired for Business offer, you'll, stay connected when  staying at One of Anaheim  premier Garden Grove’s hotels near Disneyland.

Your Wired for Business package includes:

King suite accommodations
Complimentary internet during your stay

Of course, when you add our 24-hour business center, our wide variety of meeting options and a team that is ready to assist with all your planning needs, we look forward to welcoming you to the Marriott Suites Anaheim.




Don't Miss These Summer 2017 Events at Honda Center in Anaheim!

Are you and your family headed to Anaheim to enjoy all the area has to offer? Why not plan to experience one of the upcoming Honda Center Events planned throughout the summer.

Whether you want to see the national gymnastics championships, enjoy an evening with John Mayer or watch at super heroes help defend the universe from evil, you and your family have a wide variety of options for taking in a shot at Honda Center.

2017 P&G Gymnastic Championships
For the first time ever, this gymnastics national championship will be held in Anaheim. The country's best gymnasts will compete during this four day event. Additionally, the USA Gymnastics National Congress and Trade Show will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center during this time.

Marvel Universe LIVE!
This action-packed show features a battle to defend the universe from evil . This live show is a must for any Marvel fan and their families. The show will feature some of the greatest Super Heroes of all time as they face the most threatening villains of the universe.

John Mayer's Search for Everything World Tour
You don't want to miss this concert in Anaheim at the Honda Center on July 25.

There are so many things to do in Anaheim so why not plan to stay with us and enjoy the theme parks, the events and concerts at Honda Center and much more. We offer a variety of room types to fit you and your family's needs. We look forward to welcoming you to the Marriott Suites Anaheim this summer!