Larry Steckling 10 a.m., Aug. 23
Old-Fashioned Christmas in the Park
Bring an ornament to decorate community Christmas tree, participate in tree-lighting ceremony (5:20pm). Santa and Mrs. Claus arrive aboard 1907 Baldwin Steam Engine, accompanied by park's western gunfighters (5:30pm). Carolers, school choirs, scenes from The Nutcracker by New West Ballet, puppet show, Heritage Dancers square dancing, Christmas crafts. Hay rides (3:30-7:30pm). Holiday treats, steam train rides, a holiday craft boutique, and pictures with Santa (for nominal fee). 858-668-4576.
- When: Saturday, December 8, 2012, 3:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
- Cost: Free