Week Ahead: Bishop Ranch Tree Lighting, Silent Auction, Holiday Boutique

It sure is getting Christmasy in San Ramon.

You might be lucky enough to see the Santa Parrot at Bishop Ranch 1 this Friday. Photo courtesy event coordinators.
You might be lucky enough to see the Santa Parrot at Bishop Ranch 1 this Friday. Photo courtesy event coordinators.

"Sip & Shop" Holiday Boutique at ClubSport

Enjoy an evening of Holiday Shopping at ClubSport San Ramon. Complimentary wine, beverages and appetizers will be available, as well as an array of vendors selling sweets, oils, cosmetics and more.
When: Thursday, Dec. 5, 4-7:30 p.m.
Where: ClubSport lobby, 350 Bollinger Canyon Lane, San Ramon
Cost: Free

Annual Silent Auction & Holiday Boutique

AUW San Ramon - Scholarship Committee hosts its Annual Silent Auction & Holiday Boutique. Proceeds go toward college scholarships for San Ramon senior girls and CSU East Bay Renaissance Scholars. Auction items donated by local businesses and individuals. Enjoy appetizers, desserts, coffee and cider. Contact Julie at 925-828-8275 if you have questions.
When: Thursday, Dec. 5 at 7 p.m.
Where: Terrace Room of the San Ramon Community Center, 12501 Alcosta Boulevard San Ramon
Cost: Free

Holiday Lighting of 70-Foot Tree at Bishop Ranch

Lighting of a 70-foot holiday tree, Santa Claus and his reindeer, snow play area, live music, food trucks--there's nothing missing from this annual event at Bishop Ranch. Get into the holiday spirit with the community. One Warm Coat will be onsite accepting gently-used coats and financial donations, and the Food Bank of Contra Costa will be onsite accepting funds and donations of pre-packaged foods (no glass containers please).
When: Friday, Dec. 6, 5:30 p.m. (Tree lighting @ 6:30 p.m)
Where: Bishop Ranch 1, 6111 Bollinger Canyon Road, San Ramon
Cost: Free

Happy Holidays Musical Revue

San Ramon Community Theatre presents their holiday musical. All you favorite holiday songs are incorporated into this story about re-igniting the spirit of Christmas.
When: Opens Friday, Dec. 6, at 7 p.m., runs through 12/22
Where: Front Row Theatre, 17011 Bollinger Canyon Road, San Ramon
Cost: $11-$16. Visit the San Ramon Performing Arts website to order tickets online, or call (925) 973-3343

Christmas Celebration from the Christ Church of India

Join the Christ Church of India for an evening of Christmas celebration.
Activities include multi-lingual songs, kids musical, skit, a Christmas message and delicious Indian dinner.
When: Saturday, Dec. 7, 4 p.m.
Where: 20801, San Ramon Valley Boulevard, San Ramon
Cost: Free

San Ramon's Bah Humbug! 5K

The San Ramon Parks & Community Services calls for everyone to come out and start the Holiday Season with a healthy fun run or walk with its annual San Ramon Bah Humbug 5K Run & Walk.
When: Saturday, Dec. 7. Check-in and registration begins at 7:30 a.m., walk/race begins at 9 a.m.
Where: Check-in and race day registration located at Bishop Ranch II, 2694 Bishop Drive (corner of Camino Ramon & Bollinger Canyon Rd.)
Cost: $40

More events in San Ramon can be found on our BOARDS.

Nicholas Pendergrass December 04, 2013 at 01:35 AM
"Santa Parrot" has a real name. Her name is Sisko and she has a Facebook page at www.facebook.com/SiskoTheGreenWingedMacaw
Jane McInnis (Editor) December 06, 2013 at 05:16 PM
Nicholas, that is awesome! Sisko is a cool bird.


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