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Downtown celebrates Light Up The Season
By Kim Huggett
Festivities to mark the Holidays
-- Downtown Hayward will sparkle for the holiday season at the Light Up The Season Celebration on December 6, 2012 from 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Light Up The Season, sponsored by the City of Hayward, the Hayward Chamber of Commerce and the Downtown Business Improvement Area, will include holiday musical and dancing groups, children’s rides, an ice-skating rink at City Hall Plaza, illumination of a huge tree in the City Hall Rotunda and the opportunity for kids to meet Santa Claus.
The main events will occur on B Street, from Mission Boulevard to City Hall Plaza. Watkins Street, in front of City Hall Plaza, will be closed for the evening.
Entertainment will include performances from the Dancing Christmas Trees, Mariachi Juvenil, the Youth Orchestra, New Dimension, the Melody Chorus Society, the Peninsula Graces Dancing Group and the Hayward High School Band.
In addition to the traditional tree in the City Hall Rotunda, visitors to the Downtown area will enjoy twinkling lights on trees, light poles and railings on B Street, from Foothill Boulevard to City Hall Plaza, strung by volunteers from the Hayward Rotary Club, Pacheco Brothers Landscaping and Soulciety.
For more information, visit the Hayward Chamber of Commerce at www.Hayward.org.