Christmas Preview - Celebrating 37 years of holiday hospitality

CP 2014 Logo no signPlease join us in kicking off the holiday season for our 37th Annual Christmas Preview!

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.

Thank you to our Community Sponsors:

Tri Counties Bank           PG&E
Hupp Sings, Inc.  

Thank you to our  Media Partners:

the blaze logo   mix logo
KPAY 2014   Radio Mexico 2014
CBS 12
   NBC 24
Chico ER    The Orion