DECEMBER 7, 11am - 9pm, in and around the State Park buildings and downtown.The holidays are sure to be especially festive this year with BIG merchant sales & specials, and exciting events for the entire family! December 7th, features a San Juan Committee event called “Visions of San Juan, A Holiday Stroll Through Time, coupled with Merchants Holiday Open House!
The stroll begins with a twilight tree lighting in the State Park Orchard on Third Street, enter Orchard gate on Third. Enjoy and mingle to the sound of Christmas Carols in the air. Santa will be at the Orchard greeting children and handing out special treat bags to all children who visit him. Pictures with Santa will be available for purchase!
A Stroll Tour Map and Program of Activities will be available at the Orchard. Stroll stops will include the Plaza Hotel and Saloon where there will be live entertainment, storytelling (T’was the Night Before Christmas) and refreshments. The outdoor kitchen behind the Castro Breen adobe will offer refreshments and tamales for sale, and several businesses in town which are located in historic buildings will have a special treat for strollers, giving tours and information regarding the history of their buildings. Merchants will be staying open for shopping until 9pm.