Hemet’s Candyland Christmas Parade is Saturday, Dec. 3, at 5 p.m and the annual Holiday Lighting Celebration is set for Sunday, Dec. 4, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

The event will be on the front lawn of the Historic Civic Center, 815 W. Sixth St. It will feature craft and food vendors, live entertainment, train rides and photos with Santa. The tree lighting is set for 6 p.m

Free Holiday Concert in Menifee by the Valley Winds Concert Band

St. Vincent Ferrer Church is performing Friday, Dec. 9th at 6:30 p.m.

Church, 27931 Murrieta Road, Menifee.

The Norco Christmas Festival and Horsetown Parade of Lights on Saturday, Dec. 10.

The Parade of Lights will start at 5 p.m. along Sixth Street and feature equestrian groups, marching bands and floats.


Breakfast with Santa

Take the kids to breakfast with Santa on Dec. 17, at the Bob Glass Gymnasium.

The first breakfast is at 9 a.m. and the second is at 10:45 a.m.

Located at 101 N. D St.

Breakfast with Santa in San Jacinto on Dec. 20, at Regional Park

Meals will be served from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and are $3 a person. Activities will include arts and crafts, children’s games and a visit from Santa. At 9 a.m., there will be drawings for prizes, including a bike and a $600 Disneyland gift card. The Valley-Wide Recreation and Park District is staging the event.

Tickets can be purchased at the Sports Center or Valle Vista Community Center. Regional Park is at 901 W. Esplanade Ave.

The Fontana Christmas Parade

Staged with the Fontana Exchange Club, the event will feature marching bands, holiday floats and local groups marching down Sierra Avenue, Saturday, Dec. 10, at 10 a.m.

Ontario’s 5k Reindeer Run and Rudolph Dash Fun Run

Registration is open until Dec 16 and the race is the next day at 8:30am.

The cost is $40 for an individual, $35 for a team and $5 for the Rudolph Dash.


A Snowy Hula Day

The Rancho Cucamonga event will include a snow play area, photos with a tropical Santa, crafts, food and music. There is a $10 fee for the snow area. Pre-registration is required. Dec. 10, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.


Rancho Cucamonga Chanukah Festival

The event, at the Rancho Cucamonga Civic Center, will include a menorah lighting, music, latkes, doughnuts and holiday crafts.  Monday, Dec. 19, at 6:30 p.m.


The Holiday Puzzle Palooza

Teams will compete for prizes to see how fast they can complete a holiday-themed puzzle at the Gibson Senior Center on Dec 9 from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.