LATravel Group has prepared an action-packed itinerary sure to make Cali-Can Classic 2019 an unforgettable and competitive event! Learn more about the California experience we’ve got planned, complete with a drive down Hollywood Blvd to visit to the iconic Venice Beach & Santa Monica Pier, an NCAA Experience and/or Anaheim’s Disneyland or Universal Studios!
Depart your Canadian gateway for your flight into Los Angeles, California. Upon arrival into Los Angeles, you will be met and transported to the host hotel.
Enjoy a team breakfast at your hotel and depart via motor coach to the game venue. Tournament games begin @ 10:00am. This afternoon, transportation provided to The Santa Monica Pier and take in the fun! Transportation will be provided back to your hotel in the evening.
Enjoy a team breakfast at your hotel and depart via motor coach to the games beginning @ 10:00am. Afternoon/evening ‐ NCAA experience (TBA based on schedule for 2018 ‐ 2019 season and details will be confirmed fall of 2018).
Enjoy a team breakfast at your hotel and depart via motor coach for your game. Afternoon/evening will be at your leisure to check out Disneyland or other area attractions.
Travel day home back to your Canadian gateway. Transportation will be provided back to the airport for your group departure.
The Map Sports Facility is a premier venue located in Orange County, CA that has 65,000 sq ft of court space available for any indoor activity. All our courts are raised floors made of second grade maple. Each court has 12 feet of commercial carpet between courts with plenty of seating and viewing space
12552 Western Ave, Garden Grove, CA. 92841
Passenger list is due January 4, 2019. After this date, name changes will incur a penalty.
Excellent Fundraising Opportunities available – Please ask for Details or visit momentumfundraising.ca
Los Angeles, also known as L.A., is not the most accessible of places like New York or Europe for tourists, but don’t be dismayed! It is a great city with a lot of hidden gems. The city of Los Angeles is quite large, but the broader concept of Los Angeles covers many areas ranging from the beach cities of Santa Monica and Venice to the neighborhood areas of Hollywood and Silverlake.
The Disneyland Resort is located in Anaheim, California. It is home to the original Disneyland Park, which opened on July 18, 1955, a favorite among visitors to Southern California from all over the world for well over half a century. It was joined in 2001 by a sister park, Disney California Adventure, which is a stylized recreation and celebration of California’s rich history and culture.
The Santa Monica Pier is a large double-jointed pier at the foot of Colorado Avenue in Santa Monica, California. With an iconic entrance, the pier is popular with residents and visitors as a landmark that is over 100 years old.
The pier contains Pacific Park, a family amusement park with its one-of-a-kind, state-of-the-art, solar panelled Ferris wheel.
It also has an original carousel hippodrome from the 1920s, the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium operated by Heal the Bay, shops, entertainers, a video arcade, a trapeze school, pubs, and restaurants. The pier’s west end is a popular location for anglers.
Venice Beach, which receives millions of visitors a year, has been labeled as “a cultural hub known for its eccentricities” as well as a “global tourist destination.” It includes the promenade that runs parallel to the beach (also the “Ocean Front Walk” or just “the boardwalk”), Muscle Beach, the handball courts, the paddle tennis courts, Skate Dancing plaza, the numerous beach volleyball courts, the bike trail and the businesses on Ocean Front Walk.
The basketball courts in Venice are renowned across the country for their high level of streetball; numerous professional basketball players developed their games or have been recruited on these courts.
Huntington Beach is a seaside city in Orange County in Southern California. The city is named after American businessman Henry E. Huntington. The population was 189,992 during the 2010 census, making it the most populous beach city in Orange County and the seventh most populous city in the Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area. Its estimated 2014 population was 200,809. It is bordered by Bolsa Chica Basin State Marine Conservation Area on the west, the Pacific Ocean on the southwest, by Seal Beach on the northwest, by Westminster on the north, by Fountain Valley on the northeast, by Costa Mesa on the east, and by Newport Beach on the southeast.
The Los Angeles Lakers compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA), as a member of the league’s Western Conference Pacific Division. The Lakers play their home games at Staples Center. The Lakers are one of the most successful teams in the history of the NBA, and have won 16 NBA championships (11 in Los Angeles), their last being in 2010.
The UCLA Bruins women’s basketball program was established in 1974. The UCLA Bruins women’s basketball team won the AIAW championship in 1978 and the 2014–15 team won the 2015 WNIT championship.
The UCLA Bruins men’s basketball program represents the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in men’s college basketball. Established in 1919, the program has won a record 11 NCAA titles.