You’ve never seen Christmas in San Diego County like this before. Enjoy an evening of fresh, crisp mountain air as you and your family and friends experience Pine Valley Camp Christmas. With hundreds of thousands of lights, live entertainment, hayrides, laser tag, bounce houses, delicious food, hot drinks and sweet treats, face painting, kid’s crafts, one of Southern California’s largest Nativity scenes, and much, much more. The Holiday spirit is ready and waiting for you!
Lights & Sounds of the Season
The trees of Pine Valley will come to life as hundreds of thousands of lights dance to the beat of your favorite Christmas songs at the top of every hour. Grab some hot cocoa and enjoy this festive light show that will mesmerize all ages. Four different programmed shows each night at the top of the hour. 6:00, 7:00, 8:00 and 9:00 PM.
H20 on the Glow - Dancing Water Show!
You will be amazed by the visual effects of our dancing waters, complete with computerized lighting all programmed to your musical Holiday favorites. Four different performances each night on the half-hour at 6:30, 7:30, 8:30 & 9:30pm.
From soloists, dramatic portrayals, community and school group singers, short plays, and more, watch Christmas come to life on our live entertainment stage.
The most breathtaking lights of all can be seen in the starry mountain sky as you hop aboard one of our two Hayride Wagons pulled by matching tractors for a memorable 30-minute ride through the beautiful Cleveland National Forest.
Bring the kiddos over to Candy Cane Corner where you will find bounce houses, games, and all kinds of fun for ages 12 and under.
Children of all ages can choose their favorite from our Christmas collection of face paint designs.
While you are at Camp Christmas, be sure and stop into the Game Room and enjoy your favorite indoor games like Ping Pong, Pool, Air Hockey, and Foosball.
Seal your Holiday memories for all time by stopping by our festive photo booth with room for your whole group. You will also find four other photo-op spots located throughout the campgrounds where you can collect your Holiday memories with your phone’s camera!
Talking Christmas Tree
Bring the kids by to meet "Sappy" the Living Christmas Tree, the only talking Christmas Tree in Southern California! Your child will get an ear full from our Camp Christmas official host.
As your Holiday evening comes to a close and you exit the campgrounds, journey back to the very first Christmas with our portrayal of the story that forever changed the world. See Joseph, Mary, and the holy child, along with the Shepherds and Wise Men displayed in this dramatic oversized presentation. The angel said, “Thou shall call His name Jesus”.
The fire is blazing and all you need to do is grab a S'more's kit and toast that marshmallow to your heart's content.
Sweet treats are the only thing on the menu at the Camp Christmas Sugar Shack. Freshly spun Cotton Candy, old-fashioned Rootbeer Barrels, Bit-o-honey, along with all of your other confectionery favorites are available for purchase.
Take a moment and choose from a wide variety of Christmas crafts and create a lasting holiday memory to hang on your tree.
Our state-of-the-art “taggers” are truly a blast. Hide behind barriers and objects as you strategically try to outfox your opponents. One game round lasts for 15 minutes and rounds begin every 30 minutes starting at 6 pm, first come first served. $10.00 per player. A super Laser Tag deal!
Summit Grill Snack Bar
Be sure to visit our Snack Bar and enjoy delicious 1/4 and 1/2 pound burgers with all the
fix-ins! Also on the menu find Chicken Strips, Fried Shrimp, Hot Dogs, Corn Dogs, French Fries, Onion Rings, Funnel Cake, Soft Serve Ice Cream, Fountain Sodas, and more. We guarantee you won’t leave hungry!
Altitude Cafe Coffee Shop
Our Coffee Shop is stocked with your favorite hot drinks, made to order, as well as iced coffees, Italian sodas, ice-blended mochas, and more.
Elevation Gift Shop
Our gift shop with unique gifts perfect for this Holiday season will be open to all Camp Christmas guests. Why not purchase a commemorative coffee mug or tree ornament to remember your visit and Camp Christmas’s inaugural year of 2021?