The 40th Annual Christmas Preview returns to Downtown Chico on Sunday, November 19th from 4 - 8 p.m.
It's the traditional launch to the holiday season. Merchants will showcase their holiday offerings, provide entertainment and refreshments and welcome visitors to shop locally.
In addition to beautifully decorated stores and streets, there will be strolling carolers and other entertainers to help put you in the Christmas spirit.
There will be "on-street" performances by Childrens Choir of Chico, Sounds of the Valley Women's Chorus, Marsh Jr. High School Choir, Velvet Starlings, Notre Dame School Choir, Groove merchants and the CSU, Chico Low Brass Choir. That's in addition to the performances inside downtown businesses.
Some of the other "on-street" attractions include a complimentary bicycle valet by Chico Velo. Mix 95.1 Christmas Karaoke, 103.5 The Blaze partnering with Toys for Tots and Cal Fire, The Salvation Army Disaster Services Canteen serving hot coffee and donuts, Chico Police Department's antique vehicle on display, Snapshots' Photo Bus offering souvenir photos, and a number of local non-profit organizations.
And don't forget photos with Santa! Santa will be on Main Street between 3rd and 4th Streets. Photos will be available for purchase only. No personal photos permitted.
Visit www.downtownchico.com for more information.
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