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Little Italy Tree Lighting & Christmas Village
December 2 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
San Diego’s Little Italy welcomes San Diego families and visitors to celebrate the holiday season with Christmas festivities at the 19th Annual Little Italy Tree Lighting and Christmas Village on Saturday, December 2nd from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Families, friends and neighbors will kick off the holidays with Little Italy’s Christmas magic and will be able to enjoy the community’s festive décor, seasonal vendors, live music and entertainment, horse carriage rides, holiday treats, a tree lighting, a visit from Santa, and more! Santa will make an appearance to chat and take photos with the neighborhood kids from 4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Little Italy’s 25-foot tower of more than 1,100 beautiful Poinsettias, located in the center of Piazza Basilone, will be lit-up the entire evening for families to gather around. At 6:30 p.m., the neighborhood will come together and watch the new permanent 20’ tall live tree light up at the Piazza della Famiglia on W. Date and India Streets.