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Posted on: December 15, 2020

Temecula Announces Free & Virtual Events This Week: DEC 14 – 20, 2020

Rudolph and Frosty

Temecula’s Community Services Department has adapted our annual winter programming to provide our community with the same traditional holiday spirit now in a healthier and safe manner, given the pandemic.  The City of Temecula will be hosting the following free holiday events and activities:

TUE, DEC 15 through SAT, DEC 19, 2020  

Here Comes Santa Claus

Santa Claus IS coming to town!  Santa will conclude his neighborhood visits this week from DEC 15 – 19, 2020.  Maps and routes are located on our website at  Rudolph and Frosty will also be joining in on the fun.  See them all from your front porch as they drive through your area spreading holiday cheer for all to hear!

SAT, DEC 19 & SUN, DEC 20, 2020             

Santa’s Electric Light Parade of a Holiday Past  

Watch Temecula’s 2018 Santa’s Electric Light Parade on Channel 3 for 48 hours of holiday fun!

‘Twas the Lights Before Christmas Home Decorating Contest

Temecula’s Community Services Commissioners joined Staff last night to judge over 30 entries in this year’s home decorating contest.  A map with all the entries and winners will be available on Temecula’s website at  Be sure to check them out with your friends and family while observing all health and safety protocols.

Christmas Cookie Virtual Exchange

Send a recipe and picture of your favorite holiday treat to share on our online gallery. Be sure to visit our Christmas Cookie Recipes webpage to learn about a new Christmas treat to make for your family!  

Visit for the full holiday line-up with specific dates and times.  Please stay tuned for more information by following @TemeculaParksAndRec on social media.