Christmas in Paso Robles is a magical time of the year. In the weeks leading up the holidays, the city comes alive and offers numerous things to see and do to help you get into the holiday spirit.
Here are just a few of the events happening around Paso Robles:
Holiday Craft Bazaar – November 29
Get a jump on your Christmas shopping at the Holiday Craft Bazaar on November 29th. The market features array of handmade artisan goods and delicious treats waiting to be taken home. The event starts at 10am and goes until 4pm. Should the rain put a damper on the day’s event, the Holiday Craft Bazaar will be moved to Saturday December 7th.
Downtown Paso Robles Holiday Lighting Ceremony – November 29th
After you’ve rested from a full day of holiday craft shopping, head back to the Downtown City Park to watch the Holiday lighting ceremony of Downtown Paso Robles - Only a 5 minute drive from the Adelaide Inn. The community will gather at the Downtown City Park Bandstand at 5:30pm for live music, community speeches and a candle lighting ceremony and Christmas caroling. And at 6pm sharp, Mrs. Claus herself will be there to flip the switch. Free Cookies and hot chocolate will be also available.
52nd Annual Christmas Light Parade – December 7, 7pm
On Saturday December 7th, you won’t want to miss the 2013 “Cristmas in Toyland” Christmas Light Parade. In its 52 year, the Holiday Light Parade is a long standing Paso Robles’ tradition that marks the arrival of Santa Claus in downtown Paso Robles. Grab some cozy blankets, hot chocolate and chairs and head downtown to enjoy the incredible floats and their twinkling lights.
23rd Annual Vine Street Victorian Showcase – December 14, 6-9pm
Take part in one of Paso Robles’ most cherished holiday traditions on one of the first residential streets. The Vine Street Victorian Showcase is filled with hot beverages, yummy stacks, snow, live entertainment and 13 blocks of twinkling lights. The showcase takes place on December 14th on Vine Street, between 8th and 21st Streets. The event kicks off with the Paso Robles High School Bearcat Marching Band at 6pm and is free to attend. If you plan to walk the streets, be sure to check out Scrooge’s house for a real treat!
23rd Annual Victorian Teddy Bear Tea – December 21, 2-4pm
Enjoy a holiday fun-filled day at the Victorian Teddy Bear Tea at the Paso Robles Park Ballroom. In its 23rd year, the event will have storytelling, cookie decorating, face painting, door prizes and a teddy bear tea cup for all of its guests to take home. There will even be a special visit from Santa Claus, Mrs. Claus, the Snow Queen & King, the Elves and Victorian Friends. Seating is limited so don’t wait too long to get your tickets. Tickets go on sale December 1st, at the Main Street office located at 835 12th Street. Admission is $15 for adults, $7 for children and free for their teddy bears.
All of these special holiday events are minutes away from the Adelaide Inn. Be sure to ask our friendly front desk staff about other upcoming festivities during your stay in Paso Robles. Book your stay with us today!