Local Holiday Events
Held along the street of Downtown Grass Valley - Fridays Dec3, 10, & the 17th from 5-8pm. Stores have extended holiday hours, there are carolers, musicians, a fire pit, Santa, Mrs. Claus, Snow Queen, the Tree Lady, and other Holiday characters. The event also hosts craft and food vendors, festive holiday décor, lights and sparkling windows. Dec 3 at 7pm there will be tree lighting ceremony on Mill Street. Check out the website for more details.
Some of my favorites..
The Union newspaper has put together a map of homes that traditionally have a good holiday lights display. Check it out below.
Dec 8th and 15th, 5-9pm. Enjoy music, hayrides, local eateries, and a visit from Santa. Check it out below.
Victorian ChristmasTakes place along the streets of downtown Nevada City. There are holiday activities for all ages including entertainment and strolling carolers, yuletide treats, street vendors, and Father Christmas. This event is held Sundays - Dec 5, 12, & 19th from 1:30 - 6pm and Wednesdays - Dec 8 & 15 from 5 - 9pm. Check out the link here!
Rocklin Christmas Lights on Pebble Creek Drive
Vistors trek from miles around to see this very fun and family-oriented Christmas light extravaganza that includes hundreds of handcrafted characters from your favorite shows, both old and new. You can drive around to see them or park and get out and walk the loop.