Project California

14, 21 & 28-Day Community Service Program With Participants Living @ UC Santa Barbara

Weekend Excursions

Weekend One: Orange County

Weekend One: Orange County

It's time for some rest and relaxation as we head to beautiful Orange County. Try to spot whales and porpoises as we cruise the blue Pacific waters on our way to Catalina Island, where there will be time to snorkel, swim, and chill on the beach at Avalon Harbor. Get ready for a day of rides and fantasy at the one and only Disneyland. Get ready to cheer on your favorite knight as we take in the excitement at Medieval Times! Enjoy the stunning sunset while dining in vibrant Ventura Harbor.


Weekend Two: Los Angeles

Weekend Two: Los Angeles

Fun and excitement await us during our amazing weekend in the heart of the City of Angels. Keep your eyes open for your favorite celebrities as you stroll down Rodeo Drive. Check-out the street performers and cool California vibe at Santa Monica’s 3rd Street Promenade. Grab a bite to eat at the world-famous Farmer’s Market and check out the scene at The Grove. The adrenaline will be pumping during our visit to the “Thrill Capital of the World”, Six Flags Magic Mountain!


Weekend Three: Hollywood

Weekend Three: Hollywood

Fun and excitement await us during our amazing final weekend in Hollywood! We’ll enjoy rides such as Revenge of the Mummy and Jurassic Park River Adventure at Universal Studios. Explore the mysteries of Hogwarts Castle at the all new attraction, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. We’ll get closer to the entertainment that we know and love during our behind-the-scenes tour of Warner Bros. Studios. We’ll experience one of the busiest movie studios in Hollywood as we explore the studio’s iconic backlots and interactive soundstages! We'll laugh the night away with our new friends at the hottest spot on Melrose, The Improv Comedy Club. Check out the stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and the famous handprints at Mann’s Chinese Theatre.
**Full weekend for 28-day participants. Please note that our 21-day participants will spend Friday night in Hollywood and will depart the following Saturday morning from Los Angeles International Airport.