The stars came out to celebrate the holiday season on Sunday night at The Grove’s 10th annual holiday tree lighting spectacular.
Mario Lopez, who frequents the haute shopping center daily while filming Extra, hosted the CITI presented event.
The Backstreet Boys, Michael Bolton, Melanie Fiona, Colbie Callait, Far East Movement as well as American Idol winners Scotty McCreery and Phillip Phillips performed at the festive event.
Other highlights included Santa Claus’ arrival at The Grove, the lighting of the 100-ft. Christmas tree, the season’s first “snowfall” and a fireworks finale.
The Grove’s owner, Rick Caruso, as well as Maria Shriver were in attendance.