Christmas Preview

37th Annual Christmas Preview in Downtown Chico

Please join us in kicking off the holiday season for our 37th Annual Christmas Preview!37th Annual Christmas Preview in Downtown Chico. Sunday, November 23rd from 4-8pm

Sunday, November 23rd, 2014 4-8pm

Downtown Chico officially kicks off the season in a tradition of holiday hospitality Sunday, November 23rd from 4-8pm— it's the much-anticipated Christmas Preview! Merchants debut their holiday cheer by inviting the community to delight in an evening filled with the sights, sounds and anticipation of the holidays.

Stores don beautiful decorations, provide entertainment and offer delicious refreshments. Strolling carolers add a special charm to the downtown streets. Santa will arrive to his station on Third Street & Broadway - a perfect opportunity for a visit and a photo.

Special “on-street” attractions include:

  • Mix 95.1 Christmas Karaoke
  • Fill Santa's Sleigh Toy Drive sponsored by Mix 95.1 and Chico Fire Department
  • The Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign with bell-ringers and hot beverages served from the Disaster Services Canteen. 
  • The Train on Wheels provided by Max's Miracle Ranch with free rides offering a sneak peek into the holiday production "Believe" and ignite your holiday spirit!
  • Snapshots Photo bus with a fun and quirky photo opportunity.
  • DCBA Clean & Safe offering limited edition Jake Early-designed T-shirts.
  • Mary's Gone Crackers offering locally produced tasty treats
  • Sixth Street Center for Youth sharing information on Runaway Prevention.
  • And More!

Special note: The Yule Logs will be unable to perform at Christmas Preview this year due to unforeseen circumstances.

Christmas Preview

Downtown Chico officially kicks off the season in a tradition of holiday hospitality Sunday, November 18th from 4-8pm— it's the much-anticipated Christmas Preview! Merchants debut their holiday cheer by inviting the community to delight in an evening filled with the sights, sounds and anticipation of the holidays.

Stores don beautiful decorations, provide entertainment and offer delicious refreshments. Strolling carolers add a special charm to the downtown streets. Santa will arrive to his station on Third Street & Broadway - a perfect opportunity for a visit and a photo.

Downtown Chico is Your Home for the Holidays!

Downtown Chico will be Open 'til 8pm on Fridays during the holiday shopping season!Downtown retailers are open late this holiday season, with most stores open until 8pm on Fridays through December 23rd.

Downtown Chico, eager to welcome you Home for the Holidays this season. Downtown shopkeepers and restaurateurs look forward to the opportunity to host you, your family and friends during this joyous holiday season.

Christmas Preview

A Tradition in Holiday Hospitality - Celebrating 35 Years!

Sunday, November 20th 4-8pm

 

A Tradition in Holiday Hospitality

Downtown Chico officially kicks off the season in a tradition of holiday hospitality Sunday, November 21st from 4-8pm— it's the much-anticipated Christmas Preview! Merchants debut their holiday cheer by inviting the community to delight in an evening filled with the sights, sounds and anticipation of the holidays.