Get in the holiday spirit and join the festivities as Redwood City's Downtown Business Group throws Hometown Holidays, a party to celebrate the holiday season, RAIN OR SHINE! Guests can enjoy a parade, live entertainment, carnival rides, snow, Santa Claus photos and more. Plus, NEW this year, the Santa photos venue, entertainment, kid's crafts, snow lot, and a portion of the holiday vendors will be located under shelter in case of rain!
This free family friendly event takes place December 7th starting at 10 a.m. on Courthouse Square and features: - Traditional children's holiday parade
- Free admission to the San Mateo County History Museum
- An incredible, kid-pleasing snow play area
- Live Holiday Entertainment
- Complimentary Santa Claus Photos in the History Museum from 10am to 3:30pm
- Carnival Rides*
- Craft Vendors: the public can enjoy shopping under a big protected tent or on the street
- Food Vendors, bringing delicious local offerings on Middlefield Road*
- Annual City Hall Tree Lighting on the corner of Hamilton and Broadway at 5:45pm
- Caltrain's Holiday Train toy collection train, arrives at Redwood City's Sequoia Station train platform at approximately 6:10pm. Glowing with thousands of lights and holiday decorations, the Holiday Train arrives with Santa, Mrs. Claus, and Frosty and the gang. Bring a new, unwrapped gift to donate to the Holiday Train Toy Drive. *There is a charge for rides and food vendors
Details at https://www.hometownholidays.org/, or: Hometown Holidays Hotline at 650-455-5144: E-mail [email protected]
CALL FOR VENDORS Volunteers and vendors are called to help make Hometown Holidays a success. Volunteering for a few hours can help to bring holiday joy to the families of Redwood City. Call 650-455-5144 to volunteer to be a part of the festivities! For sponsorships, vending or food applications, or to take part in the parade, go to: http://www.hometownholidays.org/HTH/forms.html It's all happening on Saturday December 7th, RAIN OR SHINE!
Hometown Holidays is presented by the Redwood City Downtown Business Group and is proudly supported by the following sponsors:
Presenting Sponsor: Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
Supporting Sponsors: Acclaim Companies, Alicia Aguirre, Bless This Mess, County Consumer Plumbing, Davies Appliance, Diane Howard, Greystar, Heritage Bank, IOF Lodge, J. Paul Corporation, Lane Partners, Peter & Paula Uccelli Foundation, Provident Credit Union, Recology, Redwood General Tire, San Mateo Credit Union
In Kind Sponsors: Casa Círculo Cultural, City of Redwood City, Everyday Flowers, Fast Signs Redwood City, Jerry Pierce, Kids Star Jumpers, Metro-Mobile Communications, Sue Lehr Mitchell, and Vikkie Choroski
Get in the holiday spirit and join the festivities as Redwood City's Downtown Business Group throws Hometown Holidays, a party to celebrate the holiday season, RAIN OR SHINE! Guests can enjoy a parade, live entertainment, carnival rides, snow, Santa Claus photos and more. Plus, N...