Walnut Gets Ready For The Holidays


holiday events in walnutWalnut – Now that Thanksgiving has come and gone, Christmas and the New Year will be here in the twinkling of an eye. The City of Walnut invites you to enjoy some special events to help get you into the holiday spirit and make the season merrier.

~Community Holiday Dinner & Dance Fri., Dec. 12; 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.; Walnut Senior Center $15 Pre-Sale/$18 At the Door; 18+ Years of Age This is your chance to dance the night away while celebrating the holidays. This fun evening will feature live music, a buffet dinner and door prizes. Space is limited, so please register early. For more information or to register, contact the Walnut Senior Center at (909) 598-6200. Ask how to reserve a table. ~Walnut’s Winter Wonderland Sat., Dec. 13, 6 to 9 p.m.; Walnut Senior Center Parking Lot

$8 Per Person/$25 per Family of Four (immediate family) Featuring: Kiddie Snow Area, Arts & Crafts, Sled Rides, Snow Ball Battle Field, Games and Live Entertainment. For more information call (909) 598-5605.  ~Dinner With Santa Sat., Dec. 13; 5:30 to 7 p.m.; Walnut Senior Center

$12 Adults /$8 Children Join jolly old St. Nick for holiday entertainment, dinner by Mrs. Claus, and plenty of activities. Dinner with Santa and Winter Wonderland combo deals are available. ~‘Tis The Season Mini Marketplace Sat., Dec. 13; 4 to 9 p.m.; Walnut Senior Center Lobby

Looking for that last minute gift? This event will feature vendors selling handmade crafts, unique gifts and festive decorations.  ~Santa Makes House Calls This will be an occasion to remember! Imagine the look of merriment on your children’s faces as Santa magically appears at your door. Santa plans on being in Walnut beginning Fri., Dec. 5 through Dec. 24. Santa’s visiting hours are 6 to 8:30 p.m. A 20-minute visit in Walnut is $65, and $90 on Christmas Eve (Christmas Eve is for Walnut residents only). Please note that visits will only take place within City boundaries. Special arrangements may be made for visits to neighboring communities, large groups and other dates on a case-by-case basis for an additional fee. Reservations for Santa visits can be made in person at the Community Services Offices at 21701 Valley Blvd.