2015 Celebration of Lights Miracle on 10th Street
Modesto's annual Celebration of Lights is scheduled for Saturday, December 5th and includes
family-friendly events such as a Breakfast with Santa, Dickens' Faire and Modesto Certified
Farmer's Market, and our annual Holiday Parade. Following the parade will be a traditional
Community Tree Lighting and a Downtown Holiday Extravaganza
occurring every weekend until Christmas.
Seventh Annual Breakfast With
Start the day off with a delicious pancake Breakfast with Santa at the Senior Center, 211 Bodem Street
in Modesto. Breakfast is served from 8:30-11:00 am and includes live music, crafts for the kids, story
time with Mrs. Claus and of course, a visit with the big guy!
Dickens' Faire and Farmers Market
From 9:00am-3:00pm, take a step back in time at the Dickens' Faire and Modesto Certified Farmers Market
on 15th Street between I and J Streets. The McHenry Mansion will be fully decorated as a Victorian
Christmas and there will be crafts and activities for the kiddos at the McHenry Museum.
Celebration of Lights Parade
Stick around for the biggest community event of the year, our annual holiday parade in downtown Modesto.
The theme this year is Miracle on 10th Street! Parade starts at 5:30pm on I and 14th Streets.
Parade entry applications are now available: Click Here. Spaces are filled on a first come, first
served basis, so you'll want to get your application in early.
Downtown Tree Lighting
Immediately following the parade is the traditional community tree lighting in Tenth Street
Plaza, 1010 Tenth Street, Modesto.
Check out photos
from last years event!
Sixth Annual Breakfast With
Our Sixth Annual Breakfast with Santa was a hit! We
had delicious pancake breakfasts, story time with Mrs.
Claus, holiday crafts, live music, and of course Santa!
2014 Celebration of Lights Holiday Parade, Rock'n Holidays
The Celebration of Lights Holiday Parade theme was "Rock'n
Holidays" and the whole community came out to rock 'n