Spend an entire week following Thanksgiving celebrating the holiday season at the Downtown Holiday Celebration in Vernon Street Town Square!

Holiday Storytime

Holiday Storytime: Monday, November 27

Join in the fun at this evening of songs, stories and crafts. Deck the family out in their most festive attire and be sure to save room for hot cocoa! 
*In the event of rain, event will be moved indoors to the Civic Center rotunda (lobby).
Monday, November 27,  6:00–6:45 pm

Santa's Tavern

Santa's Tavern: Tuesday, November 28

Toast to the holidays! Come try some of Santa's favorite wine and brews. $10 entry fee includes a total of 6 tastings (3 wine and 3 brew). This holiday themed event is similar to Wednesdays on Tap and Wine Down Wednesdays, with a new twist. This event benefits recreation programs for at risk youth. 
*In the event of rain, event will be moved to the first floor of the Vernon Street Parking Garage. 
Tuesday, November 28,  6:00–8:00pm 
Tree Grove

Tree Grove: Wednesday, November 29

Come visit the 6th annual Tree Grove on the Square! Local businesses, organizations and schools have the opportunity to decorate trees in the Square. This night, the trees in the grove are officially lit, and families can enjoy making Christmas crafts, music, visiting with Santa and food! 
*Tree Grove will be held rain or shine.
Wednesday, November 29,  6:00–7:30pm

2017 Tree Grove application
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Tree Lighting

Christmas Tree Lighting: Thursday, November 30

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The City’s Christmas Tree is officially lit tonight on the Square. Experience an old fashion celebration and holiday cheer with decorating cookies, visiting with Santa, kids activity zone, music, food and celebration. The weather is even forecasted for some snow!
*Christmas Tree Lighting takes place rain or shine.
Thursday, November 30, 6:00–8:00pm

2017 Vendor Applications:
Craft Vendor Application - Deadline 11/3
Food Vendor Application- Deadline 11/3
All vendor applications are reviewed by the committee prior to acceptance and placement for the event. There are minimal spots, therefore, not all entries are accepted.
The Santa Clause

The Santa Clause: Friday, December 1

Bring the family out to the square to enjoy the holiday movie The Santa Clause. Enjoy popcorn, hot chocolate and some holiday cheer. Don’t forget to bring your blanket!
Friday, December 1, 6:30-8:30pm

Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast With Santa: Saturday, December 2

Santa Claus is coming to town! Enjoy a tasty pancake breakfast with your family, make crafts in the elves
workshop, play reindeer games and visit with Santa. 
Preregistration required.

Fee: $10 participants ages 2 years +
$5 participants under 2 years
Location: Roseville Sports Center 


Saturday, December 2
8:30am • 81310
9:15am • 81311 

To register call us at (916) 772-PLAY or if you are a Parks & Recreation customer with your Family Barcode & Pin, you can register online now.
Gingerbread House Contest
The annual contest is back! Gingerbread houses are displayed in the Civic Center rotunda for two weeks in December with the winner, by community vote, announced on December 4.
Gingerbread House Contest Entry Form & Information
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