California State Parks and the Ide Adobe Interpretive Association will host the 40th Annual Pioneer Christmas Party at William B. Ide Adobe State Historic Park on Saturday, December 16 from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. in Red Bluff.
Volunteers wearing 1850,s clothing will be there to greet visitors and invite them to participate in some early pioneer Christmas traditions.
Visitors can make handmade gifts including candles, gingerbread cookies, and enjoy many other pioneer pastimes.
Warm coffee and treats will be served and musical entertainment will be provided by Loosely Strung and other local players.
The Pioneer Christmas Party is fun for the whole family. Admission is $2 for children 5 to 17 years old, and adults are $3. Children under 5 are free.