“Concord’s Annual Tree Lighting and Mayor’s Sing-Along is back! The City will host this free family-favorite event on Friday, Dec. 2 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in Todos Santos Plaza.
Families can take pictures with Santa, and kids will have a chance to feed Santa’s reindeer! Children are also welcome to write and mail letters to Santa, which will all receive a response from the jolly good fellow. For those who want to create a festive decoration, the Concord Art Association will be hosting a free, make-your-own holiday craft booth.
If you haven’t bought all you gifts yet, this year we will also have Santa’s Village which will include shopping hand-made artisan goods, thanks to The Makers Boulevard!
The event, will also feature live performances by the Concord High Jazz Band, D’Ann’s Dance Academy, Concord High Ladies First, and a concert by Music & Market favorite, The 925 Band! Following the performances, the Mayor will lead the crowd in a sing-along and light the tree at 7:30 p.m.
In addition to the fun, the Todos Santos Business Association will be sponsoring carriage rides for $5 a person, and hosting a Sip ‘n’ Stroll! Local restaurants will provide tasty bites and drinks. A map of participating businesses and a menu of what they’ll be sampling will be available on the TSBA website”