(Everybody should be in the Christmas spirit by the end of the weekend)….Earlier this week, the City of Holtville held a tree lighting ceremony.
Thursday night, Calexico lit their tree, with music and Christmas treats for those in attendance. Friday, it is El Centro’s turn. Their tree will be lit at 11th and Main Streets. That will kick off El Centro’s Annual; Street Fair. The Naval Air Facility will hold their Christmas Parade. Gates open at 5:00 pm and the parade starts at 7:00 pm at the base. The El Centro Chamber of Commerce/Los Vigilantes 68th Annual Christmas Parade kicks off at 10:00 Saturday morning. A Car Show and Toy Drive will be held at Hinojosa Park in Brawley Saturday. Saturday evening will be the 23rd Annual Holiday Tour Around the World at the Pioneer’s Museum across from Imperial Valley College. The event starts at 6:00 pm.