The 2017 Garden Grove Strawberry Festival Promises a Fun-Filled Memorial Day Weekend

Fresh strawberries, carnival rides, a parade, game booths and vendors, contests, performances, and more are all part of the 2017 Garden Grove Strawberry Festival. Join this time-honored tradition with your whole family for a day of fun.

Family-Friendly Weekend Events in Anaheim: Outdoor Festivals
The Strawberry Festival will be held from May 27-29 at the Village Green in Garden Grove, CA. This is a must-visit Garden Grove Memorial Day weekend festival.

At the carnival, ride the Crown Merry-Go-Round, the Kite Flyer, or the State Fair Slide for all-ages fun. For bigger thrills, try the Spinning Roller Coaster, the Fireball, or the Footloose, where you swing in loops that hang you upside-down.

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Cake Cutting Ceremony
The grand opening of the festival always begins with the Cake Cutting Ceremony, where everybody gets free strawberry shortcake. Local celebrities will be on hand to pass out slices.

Strawberry Festival Parade
The Strawberry Festival Parade is an annual festival event with plenty to see. It starts at 9th and Chapman Streets and features floats, marching bands, clowns, horses, and celebrity appearances. See it on Saturday, May 27.

Performances
At the Showmobile on Main and Acacia Streets, see local bands perform every single day during the festival. This year, performances will include acts like Full Spectrum, 3rd Degree, and In Contempt.

At the Amphitheater, see contests and talent shows like the Strawberry Idol Karaoke Contest, the Berry Berry Beautiful Baby Contest, and the Redhead Roundup Contest.

Family-friendly weekend events in Anaheim like the Strawberry Festival are the perfect outing. Bring the whole crew and enjoy the sunshine and strawberries.

If you’re in the area for Memorial Day weekend all of us at the Marriott Suites Anaheim South hopes you have the chance to enjoy this fabulous festival .

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2017 Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival

If you’re in the mood to try some delicious California flavors and sip some wines and brews, head to the 2017 Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival, running right now through April 16. Visit to drink and eat your way around the park!

Eat, Drink, and Be Merry at the California Food and Wine Festival
DINING_WINE_Red Wine PouringThe Food and Wine Festival is happening every day in Disney’s California Adventure Park through mid-April. Get out and make sure you experience this fun and tasty event!

Chef Appearances at 2017 Food and Wine Festival
Just a few of the celebrity chefs that you know and love from TV will make appearances at the festival. They will include Guy Fieri, Robert Irvine, Cat Cora, Duff Goldman, Keegan Gerhard, and Graham Elliott.

Seminars and Demonstrations at Food and Wine Festival at Disney Adventureland

Culinary demonstrations – Learn how to cook a recipe, get insider knowledge about cooking techniques, or learn about cooking with specific ingredients. These demos are happening every single day of the festival.

Sweet Sundays – Every Sunday at the park, join a celebrity chef as they teach you how to make a delectable dessert.

Wine Maker Dinners – Three different Wine Maker Dinners will be held during the festival: March 16, March 30, and April 16. These events are four-course meals that feature special food and wine pairings. A winemaker will give you tips and tasting notes throughout the meal.

This is just a taste of what you can expect at the California Food and Wine Festival. It’s going on right now, so food lovers should get down to Disney. While you’re enjoying the festivities, stay with us at Marriott Suites Anaheim South.

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Come Enjoy Los Angeles Angels Baseball Opening Day

Baseball is a favorite American pastime and being able to experience the opening day game of a beloved team like the LA Angels is likely on the bucket list of a lot of people. If you are going to be in LA in April or are willing to take a trip to LA to see a special game, you must come to Angels Stadium on opening day.

Los Angeles Angels 2017 Opening Day: Why You Need to Be There

SPORTS_BASEBALL_baseball stadium seatsThe Angels 2017 Opening Day is Friday, April 7 at 7pm. The Angels will be playing the Mariners in the first of a three-game series. While Los Angeles Angels baseball opening day is definitely the most exciting game day, you won’t want to miss the fireworks on Saturday.

In addition to the Angels’ baseball home game opener, there are a lot of fascinating events and tours that will enrich your Angels’ experience.

On-Field Batting Practice: How fun would it be to practice your swing in this famous 50+ year-old baseball stadium? Not only can you do this, you get to practice in the batting cages used by actual Angels’ players. This is a fun experience that kids and adults alike will enjoy.

A Stadium Tour: If you’ve ever had the desire to get a look behind the scenes, you need to take a stadium tour. During your tour ,you will get to see the dugout, the Clubhouse, and the Press Room. You get to see where players are interviewed and where important game decisions are made.

Relax and Unwind After a Day at Angels Stadium

After a perfect day in LA—shopping, eating, and watching Los Angeles Angels baseball—you’ll need a place to unwind. We invite you to experience the luxury of Marriott Suites Anaheim South, a wonderful ending to the perfect day.

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Anaheim March Festivals - Fun For The Whole Family

Spring is heralded in the Anaheim area with an array of fun events. Anaheim March festivals are perfect for the entire family and celebrate the coast’s unique environment and cultural associations.

Fun Spring Festivals Around Anaheim

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Dana Point Festival of Whales
One of the most anticipated March events near Anaheim is the Festival of Whales in Dana Point. On the weekends of March 4-5 and 11-12, head to Dana Point Harbor to enjoy an event packed with activities that celebrate the return of the migrating whales and the diversity of marine life in the ocean.

Just a few of the activities include whale watching, a clam chowder cook-off, pancake breakfast, kids fun fair, live music, sand sculpting, the Whale of a Beach Cleanup, a parade, and more.

An exciting activity for parents and kids is the Diamond Dig at Baby Beach on March 5. Hunt for buried treasure like toys and prizes along with a chance to win diamond jewelry.

Huntington Beach Cherry Blossom Festival
The annual Cherry Blossom Festival at Huntington Beach Central Park Bandstand is a celebration of Japanese culture and a nod to Huntington Beach’s sister city, Anjo, Japan.

Held on Sunday, March 19 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., the festival will feature Japanese performers and exhibitors as well as authentic food, music, and dance. For the kids, they can try out origami and calligraphy and have fun at craft and game booths.

Festivals and fairs are great things to do in Anaheim while you’re visiting. Book your stay with us at Marriott Suites Anaheim South for prime access to spring festivals around Anaheim, and don’t forget to check out our website for details on our Anaheim accommodation specials!


Spring Break Specials in Anaheim

If a family vacation is on your agenda for spring break, you should think about taking advantage of spring break specials in Anaheim. This is the way to do Disneyland right.

 Stay at Our Family-Friendly Spring Break Hotel Near Disneyland

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Staying at a hotel near all the action makes it easier to get the most out of your trip. Marriott Suites Anaheim South is close to the park, but we also offer special amenities you won’t get at other hotels.

Disney Good Neighbor Amenities

Being a Good Neighbor hotel doesn’t just mean we’re close to Disney and all the attractions, like California Adventure Park and Downtown Disney. It also means we have Disney-specific services. The Disney Desk is where you can purchase tickets and plan your trip with the help of a Disneyland Resort Cast Member.

In your hotel room, tune in to the special Disneyland Resort TV channel to get tips and information about rides and attractions. The hotel also offers regular, scheduled transportation to the parks, so you don’t have to worry about driving and parking.

Anaheim Hotels with Transportation to Disney

Ride to Disney Package

Getting to Disney from the hotel is even easier with the Ride to Disney Package. With this deal, you get accommodations in a spacious suite as well as four round-trip tickets for the PCA Shuttle, which will take you to Disney and back again.

Enjoy family-friendly spring break hotels near Disneyland that also offer roomy suites complete with marble bathrooms and separate sitting rooms, an on-site restaurant and lounge, on-site Starbucks, a 24-hour fitness center, and a heated swimming pool. Full-service hotels in Anaheim like Marriott Suites Anaheim South offer friendly service, convenience, and comfort.

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Let Us Help You Plan Your Wedding in Anaheim

Book your wedding event with a venue that can accommodate your every wish. Weddings in Anaheim are a breeze to plan when you have help from Marriott Suites Anaheim. We have a variety of wedding options for every couple, and we are one of the top ethnic wedding venues in Anaheim.

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Celebrate Your Love at Our Wedding Venue in Anaheim

Asian Weddings
For Asian weddings, we can help you uphold your traditions and have a beautiful celebration that honors your culture. Choose from traditional Asian menus as well as decor themes.

Indian Weddings
For Indian weddings, we can help you bring all the little details together. We’ll help you create a menu that suits the Indian diet, or work with your choice of Indian caterer. We can also accommodate your party before the wedding (the Sangeet) as well as the groom’s procession (the Baraat).

Same-Sex Weddings
We support and serve couples of all kinds, including same-sex couples. Choose us for celebrating your union and enjoy our top-notch attention to detail, services, and amenities. We’re one of the area hotels with flexible wedding space for any kind of marriage.

Anaheim Wedding Package
Our wedding package is customizable and includes every last detail that will make your event shine. It includes:

  • A suite for the bride and groom
  • A reception hour with your choice of beverages and passed hors d’oeuvres
  • A two-course plated lunch or dinner
  • A champagne or cider toast during the reception
  • Decor and details to bring it all together, including linens, staging for entertainment, a dance floor, special tables, centerpieces, and more

Wedding venues in Anaheim that can accommodate any type of event include Marriott Suites Anaheim. Book your big day with us and we’ll see to every last detail to make it an occasion to remember.

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The Ultimate Romantic Getaway in Anaheim Starts With Marriott

For busy couples, the best gift for Valentine’s Day is the chance to spend uninterrupted time together. This year, plan a romantic getaway in Anaheim and get all the time you need to get to know one another all over again. With these special hotel offers in Anaheim for couples, all you need is each other:

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The romantic weekend is perfect for the couple who loves to sleep in. The luxurious one bedroom suite comes with all the amenities needed for a home away from home. You and yours will also be treated to sparkling wine and dipped strawberries on arrival, in order to help set the tone for the rest of your romantic weekend. Breakfast is on us at the Sunspot Restaurant, so don’t worry about having to set any alarm clocks.

Weekend Fun Package
If you want to infuse a little fun back into your love life, this is the Valentine’s Day package to plan your weekend around. Stay two nights in one of Anaheim’s most lavish rooms, while spending your days exploring the many riches our city has to offer. Breakfast is on us every day, to ensure that you get your days started off right. Take advantage of the free self-parking and Disney gift card that is included in the package to resurrect the playful side of your relationship.

Stay For Breakfast
For when time really is of the essence, book the Stay For Breakfast package this Valentine’s Day. Spend your night in one of our first-rate suites and have breakfast on us at the Sunspot restaurant. Afterward, the rest of the day is yours to delight in the array of attractions that Anaheim has to offer.

Use Valentine’s Day as your excuse to book a stay and spend quality time with the person most precious in your life. Marriott Suites Anaheim is conveniently located near the Disneyland Resort, but this does not mean it is just for kids. Full-service accommodations, a heated pool, and a world-class restaurant make this the ideal destination for couples looking to spend Valentine’s Day alone, and in the lap of luxury.

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A Southern California CityPASS Lets You Save Big for the Entire Family

If your destination is Southern Cali, you know that there are tons of things to do and never enough time to squeeze everything in.

If you want to make things easier on yourself and get a discount to boot, you might want to try the Southern California CityPASS. With this pass, you get access to four major attractions at one low price. For things to do with the family in Anaheim, this is the perfect offer.

Save Money on Attractions in Anaheim

SALE-SPECIAL_savings-graphicThe CityPASS helps you kill a few birds with one stone: settling on which attractions to visit, purchasing all the tickets, and getting a discount on ticket prices.

Each pass includes admission to four different attractions in Anaheim – Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure, SeaWorld San Diego, and LEGOLAND California. Pay one price and visit all four parks on your trip!

Ride iconic rides, like Splash Mountain and the Haunted Mansion, and see favorite characters, like Mickey and Minnie Mouse, at Disneyland. Meanwhile, Disney California Adventure offers a peek at cultures around the world along with signature rides and attractions. SeaWorld San Diego gives you and your family chances to get up close and personal with favorite marine animals, and LEGOLAND California is the place where dreams are built (out of LEGOS).

For this and other great special offers when staying at Marriott Suites Anaheim South, book your stay with us for your family vacation.

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Have a Wonderful Winter Holiday Season in Anaheim

The happiest New Year for the whole family can be found in Anaheim. Area parks and attractions are putting out their holiday best that is sure to inspire wonder and joy in even the biggest Grinch.

Check out the winter holiday season in Anaheim for some very happy holidays!

An Anaheim Winter Getaway Promises Sparkling Adventure

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Holidays at the Disneyland Resort
Disneyland Resort is hosting happiness for the holidays at their various parks. Festival of Holidays at Disney California Adventure lets you sample holiday foods and drinks from around the world, visit with Santa and play elfish games, see a light/water spectacular (World of Color – Season of Light), and more.

Don’t forget to visit Disneyland Park during your Anaheim holiday travel to see a festive parade, the classic “It’s a Small World” ride in holiday style, holiday-themed fireworks, and the Haunted Mansion ride all decked out for winter cheer.

Science of Gingerbread at the DiscoveryCube
The DiscoveryCube hosts its annual holiday festival, The Science of Gingerbread, through January 2. Try hands-on activities like building and racing a car made from gingerbread, cookie decorating, and a class on gingerbread house-building.

Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade
Ships and bayside homes alike will be extravagantly adorned with lights and decorations for the boat parade. Watch the spectacular boats cruise the bay from the shore, or book a holiday lights cruise to see the glittering holiday display from a whole new angle. Cruises will take place through January 1.

Knott’s Berry Farm New Year’s Eve
Lots of special live stage shows and musical entertainment will be featured at Knott’s Berry Farm for New Year’s Eve in Anaheim. The festivities at the park will last well after midnight and will feature a magnificent countdown and fireworks display.

Your Anaheim winter getaway is waiting just around the corner. From us here at Marriott Suites Anaheim, we wish you a very happy holiday season.

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Anaheim Holiday Travel Made Easy

Complete Your Winter Getaway with Disneyland Hotel Packages

Anaheim holiday Travel Need a break? Get out of town this winter and break up your routine with a getaway to Anaheim. Check out attractions and family fun, and stay somewhere you’ll get a great deal on a vacation that checks off all the right boxes.

Anaheim holiday travel is simple with Marriott Suites selection of offers and packages

Ride to Disney Package
The Ride to Disney package makes heading to Disneyland easy as pie. You won’t have to worry about traffic, transportation, or even gas!

The package includes up to four round-trip passes for the PCA Shuttle – one round-trip each for up to two adults and two children. On top of this, your family will get a one-night stay in a roomy suite. The ultimate Disneyland trip during the winter will be stress-free and fun for everybody.

Stay for Breakfast Package
The Stay for Breakfast package lets you and your family get fueled up for a day of adventure at theme parks and Anaheim winter getaway attractions.
With this package, your whole family will get breakfast in our Sunspot Restaurant. Top off your suite accommodations with a delicious morning meal to jump start your day.

This means two adults and two children 12 and under (registered in the same room) will have their pick from our breakfast buffet. Will you have eggs and bacon? Pancakes and maple syrup? Hash browns and waffles? Waking up is a lot easier when you have these delicious dishes to look forward to!

Book your Disneyland hotel packages or any of our other offers for a great deal on a fantastic winter vacation. Stay with us at Marriott Suites Anaheim and recharge during the long winter.

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