Bay Area Tree Lighting Schedule

It's Christmas time! Make sure you know when your favorite tree lighting ceremony is taking place.

South Bay

Christmas in the Park Tree Lighting – Fri., Nov. 23. 6pm. Plaza de Cesar Chavez, S. Market Street, San Jose.

Community Tree Lighting Celebration – Mon., Dec. 3. 5:30-7:30pm. Civic Center Plaza, 500 Castro St., Mountain View.

Gilroy Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting – Sat., Dec. 1. 2:30-8pm. Downtown Gilroy.

Holiday on Main Tree Lighting – Sat., Dec. 1. 3:30-8:30pm. Main Street Cupertino, 19419 Stevens Creek Road. 

San Francisco

Macy’s Tree Lighting – Fri., Nov. 23. 6pm. Union Square Park, 333 Post St. 


Burlingame Tree Lighting – Fri., Dec. 7. 5pm. City Hall, 501 Primrose Road.

Hillsdale Shopping Center Tree Lighting – . Fri., Nov. 16. 6pm. Macy’s Center Court lower level, 60 31st Ave., San Mateo.

East Bay

Alameda County Jack London Square Lights Up! –  Fri., Nov. 30.  Jack London Square, Broadway and Embarcadero, Oakland. 

Holiday Tree Lighting- Sat., Dec. 1. 4:30-7pm. Park Street Business District in front of City Hall, 2263 Santa Clara Ave., Alameda. .

“It’s a Wonderful Night” – Fri., Dec. 7. 5:30-9pm. Estudillo Plaza, 1301 E. 14th St., San Leandro. 

Contra Costa County

Light Up the Night – Wed., Nov. 28. 6:30-8:30pm. Downtown Pleasant Hill, Crescent Drive. 

Concord Tree Lighting – Sat., Dec. 1. 4pm. Todos Santos Plaza, Willow Pass Road between Mt. Diablo and Grant streets.

Solano County

Annual Tree Lighting –  Sat., Nov. 24. 5-8pm. Jelly Belly Candy Company, One Jelly Belly Lane, Fairfield.