California Christmas Tree Ceremony

Vallejo Santa's Wonderland Holiday Tree Lighting

November 24, 2018, 5-8 p.m.

Childrens' Wonderland
360 Glenn St.
Vallejo, CA

Annual Vallejo Holiday Tree Lighting event at MLK Jr Unity Plaza Park behind City Hall and the JFK Library 

This once a year special event is taking place at our famous Children's Wonderland park the first Saturday in December. Its a FREE event for the community to come and enjoy Santa's Workshop open for our little elves to build arts and crafts. The park is open for kids to play.


Help ring in the holiday season with an evening filled with cheer! You will enjoy festive sounds of the season from the GVRD Jazz Band in our vibrantly decorated Children's Wonderland Park. Children can write a letter to Santa, enjoy all of the playgrounds, decorate cookies, and make holiday crafts—plus there's hot cocoa for the whole family. And this evening wouldn't be complete without the traditional lighting of the Christmas tree by St. Nicholas himself! Don't miss this free celebration and beloved tradition.

Mad Hatter Holiday Festival, Parade & Tree Lighting

December 7, 2019, 12-8 p.m.

Historic Downtown Vallejo, Georgia St to the Waterfront

Mad Hatter Parade begins at 4:30PM on Georgia and Marin Streets in the historic downtown (free to public)

 Acknowledged as California's most whimsical holiday event and as a top ten holiday attraction in Northern California. There will be a Jurassic Robotic Park that will have the Giant Mechanical Squid, Fire Shooting Rhinos and Dinosaurs, a giant Victorian Ship and so much more.

Burning man fire shooting contraptions and whimsical art cars along with the California Maritime Cadets highlight this popular parade Downtown Festival of train and whimsical Alice in Wonderland rides, foods from around the world, art, music and Mad Hatter and Wonderland costumed characters in Unity Square by the Waterfront. Tree lighting ceremony and

Lighted boat parade on the waterfront 6-8 p.m.  

holiday activities and tree lighting program for children at Wonderland Park Greater Vallejo Recreational District

The park will be lighted up for playing. Holiday caroling, reading of The Night before Christmas by Santa and Mrs. Claus and art and crafts for Santa's helpers. This event is Free. Hot chocolate and snacks are sold at the event as an option.

VALLEJO Holiday in the Park at Discovery Kingdom Christmas Tree Forest Tree Lighting Ceremony Nightly Till Christmas

1001 Fairgrounds Dr
Vallejo, CA
(707) 643-6722

Walk past a dazzling display of lighted trees and take in the fresh aroma. Non-Stop Holiday Entertainment at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom celebrating the holidays each year in Vallejo. Six Flags Discovery Kingdom presents their Annual Holiday in the Park, Northern California's biggest Holiday Celebration. Featuring millions of dazzling lights, the Bay Area's biggest Christmas tree, Santa's Workshop, Christmas Tree Forest, holiday-themed shows, select rides and attractions and the Blitzen's Wonderland Mountain Snow Hill.

Events are not guaranteed. It is your responsibility to confirm before going.

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