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Holiday Tree Lighting and Carmel Plaza Party

Holiday Tree Lighting and Carmel Plaza Party

Dec 2, 2022 at 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Devendorf Park

Ocean Avenue & Mission Street
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA 93921

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Come and join us in celebrating the Holiday Season at the annual City Holiday Tree Lighting and Carmel Plaza Holiday Party.

The City Holiday Tree Lighting is held at Devendorf Park on Ocean Avenue between Junipero and Mission, where the Monterey Fire Department will deliver Santa Claus. Events start at Sunset Center at 3pm until 5pm, with a short music program and pictures by the Holiday tree. Santa will arrives to Devendorf Park and greets children at 3pm then at 4pm a menorah is lit. At 4:30pm, the music and dance program begins and ends at 6pm when Santa Claus makes an appearance, along Mayor of Carmel, for the countdown to light the tree, downtown median and park lights - all of which light up at the same time!

Immediately following the tree lighting the Carmel Plaza located on Ocean between Junipero and Mission will also host their annual open house until 7pm, offering additional holiday festivities including live music, visit with Santa, delectable treats, children activities and more!