Even though Thanksgiving is still a few days away, there are several Christmas-themed events and activities already in the works. here’s what’s beginning in Sacramento this week:
Global Winter Wonderland is back in Sacramento for its third year. This year’s event at Cal Expo features hundreds of giant Chinese lanterns. Enjoy strolling through Santa’s Village, Snow Land, Toy Land, Candy Land, Fantasy Land, be entertained by the Circus of Fire, ride the Ferris Wheel or simply have a cup of hot chocolate while doing some holiday shopping. Opens tonight, Nov 21 at 5 pm.
Head down to Old Sacramento on Wednesday, Nov. 23 for the Old Sacramento tree lighting and the Macy’s Theatre of Lights season kick-off. Click here to read more about the Theatre of Lights and the re-telling of Mark Twain’s famous poem “Twas the Night Before Christmas, ” click here.
Global Winter Wonderland