It’s NYE Party Time Down on the Farm!

If you’re looking for down-home New Year’s Eve fun, it’s only six miles from Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel at Knott’s Merry Farm! The excitement is mounting as the New Year’s countdown begins, promising an unforgettable evening filled with fireworks, live entertainment, and extended hours for a one-of-a-kind family NYE celebration.

Tips for a Magical New Year’s Eve Day and Night at Disneyland Resort

Read on if you plan to experience a fun-filled and memorable New Year’s Eve at Disneyland Resort while staying with us here at Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel. For those looking forward to ringing in the New Year at “The Happiest Place on Earth,” here are some essential tips to make your visit enjoyable.

You’re Invited “Into the Future” For a Book Signing and Sale

JOIN US ON SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 25Here’s a fun and exciting holiday shopping opportunity for Saturday, November 25, and a great way to support Small Business Saturday. Please see below for a book sale, signing, and visit to the future! Come join award-winning author David A. Bossert as he showcases his new book “The House of […]

Celebrate the Magic of the Season at Knott’s Merry Farm 2023!

Are you ready to immerse yourself in yesteryear’s charming and delightful holiday spirit? Look no further than Knott’s Berry Farm, known this time of year as Knott’s Merry Farm in Buena Park, California. The holiday season starts November 17 (through January 7, 2024) and promises an unforgettable celebration filled with heartwarming shows, delightful entertainment, and delectable dining options. 

book us now! we’re central to frightfully fun Halloween good times

We’re just a few days away from the first official day of autumn (Saturday, September 23), which ushers in a season of frightfully fun Halloween good times throughout Orange County. Luckily for Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Playground guests, they are central to all the whimsy, frights, and mayhem.

Giving Paradise and Her People a Helping Hand

A few of us here at Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Playground have family and personal connections to the beautiful island of Maui in Hawaii. We are heartbroken by the images of the wildfire devastation, resulting in what is now considered the deadliest wildfire in the US in over 100 years.  This might seem […]

Book Us Now! We’re Central to a Good Cause or Frightful Fun

Prepare for spooktacular fun as the Anaheim Fall Festival and Halloween Parade are just around the corner! Mark your calendars for October 28, 2023, as the streets of downtown Anaheim come alive with autumnal enchantment and Halloween merriment. This year promises to be bigger and more bewitching than ever since this year marks the 100th anniversary of the Anaheim Fall Festival (1923), followed next year by the centennial of the Anaheim Halloween Parade (1924).

Take an Exciting Walk With Presidents and Patriots Right Here in OC!

During this week of celebrating the Fourth of July, or any time of year you’re feeling patriotic or nostalgic for some American history, use Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Playground as your home base to take exciting walks with presidents and patriots at two Orange County destination gems: Knott’s Independence Hall and the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum.