There will be a Christmas tree lighting in front of the Goleta Valley Community Center after the parade, and attendees can also take pictures with Santa Claus.
Organizations interested in making floats for the Christmas parade should follow the Tiger theme in some form or fashion.
Prizes are awarded for artistically decorated trees and traditionally decorated trees.
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Sunday, Dec. 31, 6 p.m.to midnight, Rockport New Year's Eve with live music and entertainment. Then enjoy the parade, starting on Meadow Avenue at 2 p.m.
In Carpinteria, fun-filled community spirit will take place during the holiday parade at 3 p.m. on December 9.
Frank and Rosette Gillan and their kids, 3-year-old J.D. and 7-month-old Kat, visit Santa during last year's Snack with Santa event at the George Wilson Center. During that event, Shields Mountain BBQ will collect food and toys for families in need during the holiday season.
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Cases under dacoity have decreased by 4.5 percent in 2015-16, i.e. 3,795 cases in 2016 as compared to 3,972 in 2015. Between 2014 and 2016, the incidences of murder have decreased by 10.4%, from 33,981 crimes to 30,450.
Saturday, Dec. 2, 1 p.m., Santa arrives at T-Wharf by boat, and makes his way to Dock Square for a Christmas celebration and visits with children; 4 p.m., festivities with caroling and Tree Lighting Ceremony.
"The parade begins at 6 p.m. on Park Avenue and turns onto Main Street with activities continuing in the 700 block of Main Street", said Steve Bartels, Hereford assistant city manager. The parade is organized by the Rotary Clubs of Santa Maria and Nipomo.
Santa's Wonderland and Winter Festival & Parade will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday in Town Hill. A full schedule of events is available here, and will include lighting the Christmas tree at flagpole at 6 p.m.
On Saturday morning, the Newark Parks and Recreation Department will host Snack with Santa at the George Wilson Center on New London Road. Also, there will be holiday movies for young children. In conjunction with the parade, there will be a food drive benefitting the FoodBank of Santa Barbara County.
Regular downtown parking fees will be in place.
More mild weather Thursday
For most portions of the Tri-State, rain will continue through lunchtime, then move out between 2 and 4 p.m. A dry high pressure system will also deliver warmer than average temperatures for Wednesday and Thursday .