Sunday, Dec. 2nd – 4:30pm-6:30pm
The Community Foundation of Alamo will present the 2018 Alamo Tree Lighting Festival at 4:30 p.m., Sunday, Dec 2nd. The festival signals the beginning of the Christmas holiday season for families sharing an evening of caroling, entertainment, and beverages. “Guests are urged to come early and stay late,” said the organizers.
Students from local schools, elementary through high school, will be performing. Of course, Santa will make his annual appearance and hear what the dreams and wishes are for this Christmas! There will also be light treats and beverages provided by local civic groups.
Again participating this year will be the Contra Costa Food Bank with barrels to collect non perishable items such as canned or boxed goods. We encourage all to participate in charitable organizations this holiday, but it is not necessary to enjoy the fun festivities for the evening!
The festival is sponsored by Community Foundation of Alamo with the Festival committee including Kevin Musante, Sharon Schuyler, John Lineweaver, Andrew Elkin, Steve Mick, Alicia Watson, Denise & Chris Roussett, and Brent Tucker We also are so thankful for the generous donations and sponsorships from Stone Valley Center, Alamo Oak Tree Plaza, County Parks and Rec.and World of Sound and Vision. We also give a BIG, WARM thank you to Alamo Today, and the Sentinel for their help and support for this and for all events they promote for our community!
If you are interested in helping with monetary donations or for more information, please see the Foundation web site – www.CFAlamo.com.
Remember to support Alamo and thank you for supporting local businesses!
We look forward to seeing everyone out to celebrate and to making this a fabulous and memorable event!!