HOLIDAY PARADE | FRIDAY 6:30PM | STATE STREET, SANTA BARBARA
Officially kick off the holiday season by heading down to State Street to enjoy Santa Barbara’s 65th Annual Downtown Santa Barbara Holiday Parade. At 6:30pm more than 65,000 spectators will watch as marching bands, holiday themed floats and Santa Clause make their way down from Sola to Cota.
GINGERBREAD WONDERLAND | SATURDAY 4-8PM | 2901 NOJOQUI AVE., LOS OLIVOS
A Gingerbread Wonderland is on display at St. Marks at 2901 Nojoqui Avenue in downtown Los Olivos this Saturday. More than 100 handmade gingerbread houses will be on display made by local schoolchildren, families and businesses. Guests can vote for the favorite gingerbread house using $1 raffle tickets.
CHRISTMAS ART & CRAFT FAIR | SATURDAY 11AM – 4PM | 4595 HOLLISTER AVE., SANTA BARBARA
If you are still looking for that one of a kind gift for that special person in your life, head to the Christmas Art and Craft Fair at 4595 Hollister Avenue in Santa Barbara. From 11AM to 4PM on Saturday the Living Faith Women’s Group will put on their annual fundraiser with hundreds of beautiful items for sale from talented vendors from all over Santa Barbara.
TREE AT THE G | SUNDAY 11AM – 3PM | GRANADA THEATER, SANTA BARBARA
The holiday activities will continue at the Granada Theater in Santa Barbara on Sunday for the ‘Tree at the G’ event. Besides the grand tree and a chance to meet Santa the free event from 11AM to 3PM will also feature mini performances, arts and crafts, and free coffee and popcorn.
THE FESTIVAL OF TREES | SANTA MARIA | UNTIL DECEMBER 9, 2017
Altrusa of the Central Coast is hosting a fundraiser called The Festival of Trees in Santa Maria. For two weeks the public is invited to visit the site and purchase a chance to win a tree full of decorations and the gifts for $1.
CLASSICAL BRASS CONCERT | ALLEGRETTO VINEYARD RESORT | PASO ROBLES | SUNDAY
It’s time to pull out those sweaters, dust off the decorations and get into the holiday spirit as the Allegretto Vineyard Resort hosts the celebration with the San Luis Obispo Symphony Brass Chamber Quartet. There will be food and fun for the whole family!
42ND ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARADE | SAN LUIS OBISPO | FRIDAY
Start off the holiday season with one of the community’s most beloved holiday spectacles. Downtown SLO invites the public to its 42nd Annual Holiday Parade in Downtown San Luis Obispo on Friday at 7 PM. This year’s parade theme is “Holiday Hoedown”.