El Segundo Events Calendar

Holiday Tree Lighting

  • Date: 12/05/2019 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM  
  • Location: City Hall Plaza
    350 Main Street
    El Segundo, California 90245
  • Introduction: Join the Mayor and City Council in the countdown to the lighting of the Holiday Tree

We invite you to join us on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at the City of El Segundo’s Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration in the City Hall Plaza. The Farmer’s Market will be hosting a Holiday Craft Boutique in City Hall Plaza offering a wide variety of hand-made items which will include ornaments, jewelry, holiday crafts, candles, and more!


Children will have the opportunity to meet with Santa Claus beginning at 3:30pm. This year along with the “fast pass” wristband we will be doing a canned food drive for the holidays. Starting Monday, November 25th, El Segundo residents with a valid 2019 or 2020 Youth Recreation I.D Card, will have access to a “fast pass” wrist bands available at the Clubhouse Building in Recreation Park. In addition to your Rec ID, please bring one non-perishable food item with you when picking up your “fast pass.” Please note “fast pass” wristbands are limited. If you have a fast pass wristband, you must be in the fast pass line prior to the tree lighting ceremony at 5:30pm.

Wait, there is more! The Candy Cane Kid Zone features a variety of holiday themed games and crafts. We will also have holiday music playing during the event and Dickens’ Carolers on the Showmobile from 5:00-6:45pm.

The Tree Lighting Ceremony will begin at 5:30 pm in the City Hall Plaza. For more information, please call the El Segundo Recreation & Parks Department at 1-310-524-2700 
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