December 4th, 2010 marks the date of the kick off for the Stockton holiday season!
New for 2010, A Starlight Night will be a shopping, dining, holiday celebrating day of fun, culminated by the lighting of the official Stockton holiday tree and the always popular Lighted Boat Parade!
Events will be held at shopping and dining area's on the Pacific Avenue corridor and Downtown Stockton. Participating venues are: Lincoln Center, StoneCreek Village, Sherwood Mall, the Miracle Mile and Downtown Stockton. There will be visits from Santa, great music, Christmas tree lighting's, shopping deals and more. Events start as early as 10am and go thru the evening.
San Joaquin RTD will provide FREE trolley and bus rides along Pacific Avenue via the participating shopping areas. These complimentary rides are from 11am to 10pm.
The evening will finish in downtown Stockton at Weber Point with the lighting of the Stockton holiday tree at 5:45pm and the Delta Reflections Lighted Boat Parade at 6pm. See video from the 2009 Lighted Boat Parade.
The Downtown Stockton Alliance will also host a "Cocktail for a Claus" pub crawl style fundraiser in downtown starting at 5pm for those 21 and older.
Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanzaa, A Starlight Night will fill you with the spirit of the holiday season!
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