There are so many great community holiday events in West County. We're sending this second email with a few more.
However you celebrate, enjoy the holidays!
Friday, December 8, 5:30 pm - 8 pm
Pt. Richmond Retail District
Local wineries and breweries join retailers for a festive holiday walking and shopping event. Free samples of wine, beer, cider.
Saturday, December 9, noon - 4 pm
San Pablo Library, 13751 San Pablo Ave. (off Church Lane)
Cookbooks, children and teen books, non-fiction, DVDs.
Saturday, December 9, 9 am - 11 am
El Cerrito Community Center 7007 Moeser Lane
Pancake breakfast, Santa visits, special performance of "The Boy who Cried Wolf" by Puppet Art Theater. Proceeds benefit the David Hunter Memorial Scholarship Fund. Collecting new, unwrapped toys or books for the EC Fire Department Holiday Toy Drive.
Saturday, December 9, 11 am - 4:30 pm
Pt. Richmond Community Center, 139 Washington Avenue
Meet local artists and authors and see their works. Fine arts, crafts, books.
Thursday, December 14, 5:30 pm- 8 pm
Mechanics Bank, 3190 Klose Way, Richmond
Music, refreshments, entertainment.
Saturday, December 16, 12 pm - 3 pm
RYSE Center, 205 41 St., Richmond
Food, music, entertainment, goody bags, coffee and hot chocolate station and free vision exams from
Vision to Learn.
Saturday, December 16, 6 pm-10 pm (Dinner from 6:30 - 7:30 pm)
Richmond Memorial Auditorium
403 Civic Center Plaza, Richmond
More and for tickets ($30): 510-620-6793 or Myrtle Braxton, 510-233-0777
Elegant formal dinner and dancing with live entertainment, featuring Top Shelf Review. A Richmond tradition.
Through Dec. 24. Open daily, 11 am - 7 pm
3500 B Klose Way, Richmond (Hilltop Plaza next to Party City)
Fine art, arts and crafts by local artists. Handmade ornaments. Portion of sales go to school art programs in West Contra Costa.