Gayle Anderson looked these Southern California events:

Saturday @ 5pm Great Park Family New Year’s Eve Celebration Orange County Great Park Sand Canyon & Marine Way Irvine 866-829-3829 www.ocgp.org There are many New Year’s Eve parties around this weekend – many unsuitable for children. So, how about this? The first ever Great Park Family New Year’s Eve celebration. Enjoy the final hours of 2011 with an evening filled with live music and dance, food and fun for all ages in a safe, alcohol-free environment on Saturday, December 31 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. A Great Park Family New Year’s Eve will count down to 2012 on -- East Coast time -- culminating at 9:00 p.m. with the Great Park Balloon descending simultaneously with the Times Square ball drop in New York. Admission is free. Parking is $10.

Saturday, December 31st 12noon to 5pm Fowler in Focus: Bedia Selects Fowler Museum @ UCLA Westwood 310-825-4361 www.fowler.ucla.edu This is the last day to experience “Fowler in Focus -- Bedia Selects” at UCLA. Painter and installation artist José Bedia curated an exhibition that draws on the museum’s permanent collection to accompany “Transcultural Pilgrim”,Bedia’s upcoming solo show at the Fowler. “Bedia Selects” offers intriguing new insights into the Fowler’s permanent collection and into some of the artistic and intellectual interests that have driven Bedia's own practice.

Saturday @ 10 am Welcome to Malibu Creek! Malibu Creek State Park 1925 Las Virgenes Road Calabasas FREE www.parks.ca.gov Walk out of the old year and into the new! Welcome to Malibu Creek! On this walk by the creek, learn about animals, plants, early inhabitants, movies and television shows filmed in the park. Really! The t.v. show MASH was filmed here as well as Swiss Family Robinson and the movies starring Olympic Gold Medal Swimmer Johnny Weissmueller as Edgar Rice Burroughs fictional heroic jungle adventurer -- Tarzan.

123rd Rose Parade presented by Honda 8 a.m. KTLA 5 “Just Imagine…” Monday, January 2nd www.KTLA.com

KTLA, Channel 5, is your Rose Parade station. Not only will we broadcast the parade live at 8am January 2nd, we also have Backstage at the Parade and Parade Countdown coverage beginning at 6am 6 a.m. “Backstage at the Parade” 7 a.m. “Parade Countdown” Monday, January 2 Frank Buckley, Jessica Holmes, Megan Henderson, Henry DiCarlo, Chris Schauble www.KTLA.com

with Frank Buckley, Jessica Holmes, Megan Henderson, Henry DiCarlo and Chris Schauble.

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