ANDERSON: Christmas Tree Lighting & Parade, 4- HomeTown Christmas Anderson Lighted Christmas Parade Free, ci.anderson.ca.us
ARROYO GRANDE: Arroyo Grande Holiday Concert, Tree Lighting & Christmas Parade in the Village includes bands, floats, community groups and be on the lookout for Santa!
AUBURN: Christmas Art & Craft Faire November 30-December 1, 2019 at Gold Country Fairgrounds & Event Center. Enjoy a unique holiday and shopping experience for the whole family Peruse 3 Buildings with more than 100 talented regional Artisans. Location: 1273 High Street Auburn, CA. goldcountryfair.com
BAKERSFIELD: CALM Zoo Holiday Lights November 30, 2019-January 4, 2020, 5:30-9 p.m. 3 million lights, approx.
BALBOA ISLAND: Tree Lighting December 1, 2019
BIG BEAR LAKE: Mountain Christmas Boutique November 29-December 1, 2019, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Big Bear Convention Center. Let the shopping season begin! Location: Big Bear Convention Center at 42900 Big Bear Blvd. bigbearevents.com
CERRITOS: Los Angeles Ballet's The Nutcracker, November 30-December 1, 2019 at Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts, 18000 Park Plaza Drive. losangelesballet.org
CORONA: Tree Lighting December 1, 2019
FAIRFIELD: Benicia Ballet Theatre Nutcracker November 30-December 8, 2019 at Solano Community College Theatre
FERNDALE: Lighting of America's Tallest Living Christmas Tree on Main Street at Ocean
GLENDALE: A Christmas Carol November 29-December 24, 2019 Glendale Centre Theatre 324 N Orange Glendale, CA, 91203 glendalecentretheatre.com | carol
HAYFORK: Tree Lighting December 1, 2019
HERCULES: Tree Lighting December 1, 2019, 5-7 p.m. Community Swim Center, 2001 Refugio Valley Road. ci.hercules.ca.us
HOLLYWOOD: Hollywood Christmas Parade, 5 p.m. on Hollywood Boulevard, thehollywoodchristmasparade.org
INDIO: Indio Powwow November 29-December 1, 2019
Fantasy Springs Resort & Casino Event Center, 84-245 Indio Springs Dr. Free admission, fantasyspringsresort.com | pow wow
JACKSON: Holiday Bazaar, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort's Grand Oak Ballroom. Handmade gifts and treats for children, hot cocoa, cookies, carolers, and a canned food and toy drive! Bring your camera for pictures with Santa! Enter into the drawing to win a free Christmas tree along with other exciting prizes. This event is packed with family-friendly activities. Free, jacksoncasino.com
LA HABRA: Tree Lighting, Community Center at Tamale Festival December 1, 2019. lahabracity.com
LEMOORE: Christmas Tree Raising December 1, 2019
LOS ALTOS: Festival of Lights Parade Sunday, December 1, 2019
LOS ANGELES: Zoo Lights at LA Zoo 5333 Zoo Drive Los Angeles, CA $, lazoo.org
LOS ANGELES: LA Auto Show November 25-December 1, 2019. laautoshow.com Los Angeles Convention Center 1201 S. Figueroa Street Los Angeles, CA $ laautoshow.com | shows
MILPITAS: Grinch Tree Lighting Ceremony December 1, 2019
MISSION VIEJO: Tree Lighting Ceremony December 1, 2019
MISSION VIEJO: Sugar Plum Tea at Laguna Dance Theatre, Marzipan Room
OAK GLEN: Apple Butter Festival November 29-December 1, 2019 Riley's at Los Rios Rancho 39611 Oak Glen Rd. #13, Yucaipa, CA losriosrancho.com
PALM SPRINGS: Aerial Tramway Celebrity Tree Lighting December 1, 2019
PERRIS: Polar Express at Orange Empire Railway Museum. Tickets required, sells fast.
PICO RIVERA: Tree Lighting Festival December 1, 2019
RANCHO CORDOVA: Christmas Tree Lighting, 4-7:30 p.m.
RANCHO CUCAMONGA: Inland Pacific Ballet's The Nutcracker at Lewis Family Playhouse November 30-December 8, 2019
SACRAMENTO: Theatre of Lights, November 27-December 24, 2019 Free, oldsacramento.com
SACRAMENTO: Hmong New Year November 28-December 1, 2019 at Cal Expo, 1600 Exposition Blvd. Bands, Food & Merch Vendors, Volleyball Competition, Hmong Idol, Miss Hmong California Beauty Contest and more. Doors open at 9 a.m. calexpo.com | $5, sacramentohmongnewyear.com
SALINAS: Holiday Parade of Lights Sunday, December 1, 2019 (always the 1st Sunday after Thanksgiving Day) The event begins on Main Street from Salinas High School to Steinbeck Center. salinaslightsparade.com
SAN JOSE: Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show November 29-December 1, 2019 at San Jose McEnery Convention Center admission, harvestfestival.com
SANTA MONICA: Westside Ballet's The Nutcracker with live orchestration November 30-December 8, 2019 at The Broad Stage, Santa Monica College Performing Arts Center
SONORA: Sonora Craft & Music Festival November 29-December 1, 2019. Mother Lode Fairgrounds fireonthemountain.com
VALLEY CENTER: Santa's Coming Craft Fair November 30-December 1, 2019 at Bates Nut Farm. Over 80 artisans, handmade crafts, fine art, bands, Santa arrives by hayride both Friday and Saturday. Admission and parking are free, batesnutfarm.biz
Events are not guaranteed. It is your responsibility to confirm before going.