Lighting of a 70-foot holiday tree, Santa Claus and his reindeer, snow play area, live music, food trucks--there's nothing missing from this annual event at Bishop Ranch. Get into the holiday spirit with the community. One Warm Coat will be onsite accepting gently-used coats and financial donations, and the Food Bank of Contra Costa will be onsite accepting funds and donations of pre-packaged foods (no glass containers please).
When: Friday, Dec. 6, 5:30 p.m. (Tree lighting @ 6:30 p.m)
Where: Bishop Ranch 1, 6111 Bollinger Canyon Road, San Ramon
Spirited Away is a 2002 animated Japanese film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki and Kirk Wise. Popcorn provided and discussion after the film.
When: Friday, Dec. 6, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Peace Lutheran Church, 3201 Camino Tassajara, Danville
San Ramon Community Theatre presents their holiday musical. All you favorite holiday songs are incorporated into this story about re-igniting the spirit of Christmas.
When: Opens Friday, Dec. 6, at 7 p.m., runs through 12/22
Where: Front Row Theatre, 17011 Bollinger Canyon Road, San Ramon
Cost: $11-$16. Visit the San Ramon Performing Arts website to order tickets online, or call (925) 973-3343
The San Ramon Parks & Community Services calls for everyone to come out and start the Holiday Season with a healthy fun run or walk with its annual San Ramon Bah Humbug 5K Run & Walk.
When: Saturday, Dec. 7. Check-in and registration begins at 7:30 a.m., walk/race begins at 9 a.m.
Where: Check-in and race day registration located at Bishop Ranch II, 2694 Bishop Drive (corner of Camino Ramon & Bollinger Canyon Rd.)
Over 70 specialty vendors, raffle prizes, holiday photo shoot on-site for kids and families.
When: Saturday, Dec. 7, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: San Ramon Valley High School, 501 Danville Blvd., Danville
Welcome the holiday season with festive music from around the world sung by girls in 3rd to 8th grade from schools around the Tri-Valley area.
When: Saturday, Dec. 7, 11 a.m.
Where: East Bay Four Square Church, 2615 Camino Tassajara Road, Danville
Cost: $15 adults, $5 kids
Activities include multi-lingual songs, kids musical, skit, a Christmas message and delicious Indian dinner.
When: Saturday, Dec. 7, 4 p.m.
Where: 20801, San Ramon Valley Boulevard, San Ramon
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