Thanksgiving is almost here, and we thought it would be fun to look at some of the parlor games popular at the turn of the last century. We especially enjoyed this one, from “Games for All Occasions” by Mary E. Blain, published in 1909. NUTS TO CRACK Pass pencils and paper to each guest with the[…]
The bride and groom may have gotten married in a church, but they celebrated with us at Rancho Los Cerritos! They hosted with signature drinks, bean bag toss, and lots of dancing. The decor was adorable and fit in perfectly with the beautiful rancho scenery. Their wedding was nothing short of a good time!
We were so delighted to host this naturally beautiful wedding. The ceremony and reception were filled with family, desserts, and wonderful live music. They even surprised their guests with a bag piper! It was a night to remember.
Arbutus unedo, commonly known as the Strawberry tree, is November’s plant of the moment. These trees are great for residential gardens, with evergreen foliage and dainty white urn-shaped pendulous flowers. Once pollinated, the strawberry tree bears ¾” fruit. The fruit is green when it first appears, then changes to yellow, orange and, eventually, red (hence the name).[…]
Get creative with history! Using a wide variety of colorful materials, children can experiment with old-fashioned arts and crafts. This free, drop-in program takes place rain or shine. November’s theme, Brilliant Brown, celebrates autumn.
We are happy to introduce Nora Cristobal as one of our newest members of the Rancho Los Cerritos staff! She will be helping with all things Wedding/Event related. If you have any questions about booking, setting up a walk-through, or our preferred vendors please do not hesitate to contact her. Nora’s info is as follows:[…]
Mia Arias & David Miller August 2012 ~ Her Dream Wedding ~ And what can you Dream?
The weather was warm enough to bring out the natural perfume of the flowers ~ and the golden light accents topped off the perfect picture for the bride and groom ~Tamara Bachant & James Zabala! The day began with guests anxiously awaiting the extraordinary inner-courtyard gates to open and have the bride walk up[…]
Sarah and Nick’s wedding at Rancho Los Cerritos was a day that couples dream of. Fun, intimate and chock-full of creative details, the late-afternoon ceremony and reception charmed and delighted guests as they celebrated through the evening. This wedding’s seamless blend of classic features and DIY elegance came together to create the perfect “backyard” wedding,[…]
Rancho Los Cerritos was thrilled to host ABC-GLA’s August Workshop & Networking Mixer- a monthly meeting of the great wedding-planning minds of Southern California. The workshop’s them, “Building a Better Brand”, guided attendees on how to define their brand and style and other essential marketing lessons. Guests were treated to tasty, gourmet fare, courtesy of[…]