Special Events

2014 Celebration of Lights - Rock'n Holidays, Saturday December 6, 2014

Breakfast with Santavolunteer ornament
8-11:30 a.m.
Senior Citizens Center, 211 Bodem Street

Activities include:

  • Pancake Breakfast with all the Fixings
  • Visit with Santa (don't forget your camera)!
  • Craft Corner and Letters to Santa
  • Story Time with Mrs. Claus
  • Live Entertainment

Sponsorship opportunities available! Click here for details.

For more information on Breakfast with Santa, please contact Andy Johnson at (209) 571-5582 or ajohnson@modestogov.com

Dickens Faire & Modesto Certified Farmers' Market
Presents: Victorian Christmas Market

9 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
15th Street, between I & J, in front of the McHenry Mansion 

For more information on the Dickens Faire, please contact Sande Nerland at (209) 869-1900.

For more information on the Modesto Certified Farmers' Market, please contact Marie Uber at (209) 605-8536 or dennisuber@sbcglobal.net.

Holiday Parade
5:30 p.m.
Parade begins at the corner of 14th and I Streets.

Please see the map on the Route page for the entire parade route.

Interested in entering the parade?? Entries are now being accepted! Click here for more information!

2014 Parade Entry Applications Now Being Accepted!
Download a Parade Entry Application View

Sponsorship 2014

2013 Celebration of Lights - Holidays in Whoville

See the Video Slide Show from last year's event!



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