Cultural Excursions


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Locations have included: the Rose Parade, Solvang Danish Days Celebration, The Getty Museum, The Griffith Observatory, and the Pantages Theatre are popular destinations. 

PICK-UP LOCATION: All times listed are based upon departure from and arrival to the Buena Park Community Center. Sign up for excursions by registering in person at the Community Center located at 6688 Beach Blvd., between Stanton Ave. and Beach Blvd. at Pinchot Ct., behind City Hall or online, links to each excursion's registration page are listed below. For more information, call the Community Services Department at (714) 562-3860. 


Image of Solvang at sunset


Saturday, September 21, 2019
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Sponsored by the charitable Danish Days Foundation, the village known as the “Danish Capital of America” hosts its Annual Danish Days Festival. The event honors the establishment of Solvang by Danish-Americans in 1911 and continues to preserve Solvang’s authentic Danish heritage.  Come and experience the authentic foods, music, folk dancing, and parades of this annual tradition!

Currently all spots are filled for this excursion.  Please contact (714)562-3860 if you would like to be added to the waitlist.  The waitlist does not guarantee a seat.


Image of the Rose Parade marching band holding sign


Wednesday, January 1, 2020
6:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

The 131st Tournament of Roses Parade is themed "The Power of Hope" and promises to be another parade full of fun, flowers, music, equestrians, and animation!  Bands, floats, and equestrian units from all over the world will participate in the largest and most beautiful floral parade in the world.