The hilarious, heavenly quartet is returns to the Laguna Playhouse to croon their tight swingin’ harmonic renditions of musical hits from the ‘50s and ‘60s. This nostalgic holiday extravaganza is the very best of Forever Plaid wrapped up in a nifty package with a big bow on top. Stuffed with such “Plaid-erized” Christmas standards as “Mr. Santa,” “Let It Snow” and “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,” in four part harmony as only the Plaids can do, Plaid Tidings is one holiday treat that is truly heaven sent. Now playing through Dec. 23. Tickets start at $40/pp. 606 Laguna Canyon Drive, Laguna Beach, 949.497.2787. lagunaplayhouse.com
You’ve already done all the tired, touristy activities in LA. Looking for something new to try in Los Angeles that doesn’t suck? Pay a visit to Evergreen Cemetery, LA’s oldest cemetery. Walk back through the ages among the resting stones of movie stars, war veterans, mayors, all going back to the 19th century. You’ll recognize many of the street names on the graves of the people who first built this city in the desert. There’s a jogging path right through the middle of it. You’ll be strolling through the history of a city that has some incredible stories to tell.