City of Concord California

News Release

November 17, 2017

Downtown Concord lights up the holidays at Todos Santos Plaza

Families are invited to gather on Saturday, Dec. 2, for the annual Mayor's Sing Along and Official Tree Lighting at Todos Santos Plaza in downtown Concord.

The festive holiday event begins at 4 p.m. with Santa's Grand Arrival. Santa and his elves will hear children's holiday wishes from 4 to 6 p.m. after making a colorful entrance on a bright red fire truck. Parents are welcome to bring a camera and take photos of their children with Santa.

Numerous community and school choirs will entertain families from the Todos Santos stage from 5 to 6:30 p.m., followed by the Mayor's Sing Along and the countdown to the tree lighting.

The Todos Santos Business Association will sponsor carriage rides from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. for a nominal fee with boarding at Salvio and Grant streets.

Todos Santos Plaza is located in downtown Concord on Willow Pass Road between Mt. Diablo and Grant streets. Free parking is available in two municipal garages with entrances on Salvio Street between Colfax and Galindo streets.

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