Festivals

Del Mar Holiday Happenings

Christmas and Hanukkah in Del Mar 

 


Santa by the Sea Christmas Tree Lighting  

December 3, 3-6pm 

 

Witness an annual Del Mar Village tradition as L’Auberge Del Mar lights the tree that shines in the heart of Del Mar throughout the season. The tree lighting takes place and 5pm, but there are cookies, cocoa and bisque shooters to enjoy from 3 to 6pm. Share the holiday spirit by bringing a brand new teddy bear for a child in need. For more information visit www.visitdelmarvillage.com. 

 

Del Mar Highlands Holiday Celebration with Santa 

December 6, 5-7:30pm 

 

The annual holiday happening returns on December 6, from 5 to 7:30pm at Del Mar Highlands Town Center. Attendees can enjoy two spectacular laser light shows complete with falling snow. Take photos with Santa, Mrs. Claus and an elf, sing along with Dickens Carolers, listen to performances by local schools and indulge in complimentary hot chocolate and cookies. Bring a wrapped toy donation to support the Marine Corps Toys for Tots. 

 

Congregation Beth Am Menorah Lighting 

December 17, 6pm 

 

Celebrate Hanukkah with a traditional Menorah Lighting ceremony on December 17 at 6pm at Del Mar Highlands Town Center. Congregation Beth Am hosts the event, which includes refreshments and choral performances. For more information visit www.delmarhighlandstowncenter.com