Holiday Lights Around Sacramento this Weekend

By djsheryl on November 22, 2023
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With the lighting of the Old Sacramento Tree tonight, the season of lights is underway in Sacramento.

Tonight’s Old Sacramento Tree Lighting begins with pre-show holiday performances at 4:30 p.m. The tree will be lit at 6pm. Kings’ Mascot, Slamson, is among the special guests attending the ceremony.

Also in Old Sacramento…performances of The Theatre of Lights show start this Friday! The show is a live production of “Twas the Night Before Christmas” and a live dramatization on the balconies above K Street in Old Sacramento. Click here for more info on this free show.

The Elk Grove Christmas Tree will be lit up this Saturday, Nov. 25 at 6 p.m. following the Dickens Street Faire. The Dickens Street Faire will feature over 125 arts and crafts vendors in Old Town Plaza from 10am to 4pm.

Sacramento’s largest light show is now dazzling visitors at Cal Expo. Imaginarium features five million lights plus childhood fairytale favorites such as Hansel and Gretel, Rapunzel, Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Jack and the Beanstalk and Thumbelina make appearances. Also included in the 30-minute show are jugglers, contortionists, hula hoopers and more. There’s also ice skating, photo boxes, forest mazes, rides, mirror rooms and more. Get info here

Next weekend….even more Christmas light displays will be going on all over town. We will keep you updated!

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