Celebrate the Holiday Season in Downtown Watsonville

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The 2013 Watsonville Holiday Factory Sale has become a tradition for bargain shoppers throughout the Central Coast. This year’s date is set for Saturday, December 7th from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. This event provides the opportunity to shop early and shop local. This year’s vendors include Smith & Vandiver – Bath, body and skincare, Photoflex – Photographic lighting and equipment, Annieglass – Art for the table, S. Martinelli & Co – Martinelli’s gold medal cider, La Selva Designs – Gifts and collectables,  McLellan Botanicals – Orchids and ornamental foliage, KLUB NICO – Shoes and designer handbags and Mica Cellars Winery featuring 5 local vintners with more vendors to be announced soon. Many great local merchants and thousands of great bargains! For a complete listing and map please visit www.watsonvillefactorysale.com.

On Sunday, December 8, 2013, downtown Watsonville will be transformed into a Winter Wonderland with the Holiday in the Plaza celebration.  Come and experience holiday cheer at this annual event featuring Snow Day, the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony and other fun activities for the entire family, which are made possible by local business owners June and Rogelio Ponce, other generous  business owners and dedicated community volunteers.

Entry into the snow begins at 2:00 p.m. and the lighting of the live, 30-foot Christmas tree commences at 6:15 p.m. There will also be plenty of activities for children including a petting zoo, photo booth and face painting. The Farmer’s Market vendors will join the celebration to provide a variety of delicious foods and beverages for everyone to enjoy while listening to holiday music. Santa Claus is also scheduled to make a special visit. Admission to the snow is one non-perishable food item for donation to the Second Harvest Food Bank.

Mark your calendars and don’t forget to shop, dine and celebrate locally during this holiday season.


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