Christmas Events in Roseville CA UPDATED
The following post still has cute activities for kids and grandkids along with good resources for looking for fun things to do. When you’re done, head to my page, Holiday and Seasonal, where you’ll find all my posts on fun things to do in Roseville CA for holiday and seasonal fun! The most recent is always at the top. Just click here. 🙂
Fun Season of Christmas Events in Roseville CA
Tis the season! We’re more than half way through Autumn! Winter begins Thursday, December 21, 2017. Christmas is coming way too fast. Many have been enjoying all the Christmas events Roseville CA City hosts each year culminating with tomorrow’s fun Christmas events in Roseville CA. But there’s more fun to come.
Crafting For Christmas Roseville CA
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One of my favorite Christmas “events” here in Roseville, or wherever I may be during the month before Christmas, is making all sorts of quick and easy Christmas crafts with kids and grandkids. This year, I’ve expanded that to include fun Christmas crafts with toddlers – since I have a most adorable grand-toddler to enjoy simple Christmas crafts with. (That’s the fun Snowman – above – he and I made last week.) If that’s you, too, here are some fun and easy Christmas crafts for kids and toddlers for you to enjoy as well.
For more Christmas crafts videos for kids and grandkids, check out my Holiday Joys and Grandkid Joys playlists at YouTube.
Be sure to check my Pinterest boards including Pinterest/KayeSwainRE/Grandkid-fun and Pinterest/KayeSwainRE/Christmas-Joys. And for fellow grandparents, join my Facebook Group RosevilleGrandparents for more ideas through the month. Wonderful for those days you are enjoying Christmas season babysitting events in Roseville CA. 😉
Roseville Christmas Lights
Bayside at Adventure is again sharing thousands of lovely lights and beautiful displays in a drive-thru setting at 6401 Stanford Ranch Rd., Roseville, CA 95678. Make sure to CLICK HERE to get FREE tickets for the night you’d like (the tickets are to help with traffic control and avoid long waits. :)) You will also find the schedule, which varies, (and is subject to change) at their site.
Hillsford Court is a popular place to head for Christmas lights and is open December 2-January 1, 2018. Located in West Roseville, the whole court has fun creating beauty for Christmas. They accept food and/or unused toy donations for various charities.
Twinwood Loop is reputed to have lovely lights. It’s near the Safeway on Pleasant Grove, Roseville CA. (Per Google maps, From Washington and Pleasant Grove, take Pleasant Grove, turn right on Pioneer Rd, turn left onto Red Oak Ct, Turn left onto Twinwood Loop)
NextDoor is one of my go-to places to look for Roseville Christmas lights!
California Christmas Lights, also known as Lights of the Valley – this site has shared locations of Roseville Christmas lights along with locations all around Northern California for the past several years.
ADDED 12/13/17 – 1484 Kingswood Dr, Roseville 95678 – A beautiful display with a great cause – they are collecting new white socks to help the homeless. Thanks to Linda Braak for the info. 🙂
Christmas Music In Roseville Area
One Holy Night – A Centerpoint Christmas Concert, Friday, December 8 at 7:30 PM. (Doors and childcare open at 7:00 PM.) and Saturday, December 9 at 3:00 PM. (Doors and childcare open at 2:30 PM.) With the Centerpoint Choir, Worship Team, and Orchestra and featuring the music of Chris Tomlin, Lauren Daigle, and the Trans-Siberian Orchestra – 515 Sunrise Ave, Roseville CA 95661, (916) 782-3186
Bayside Church’s Special Christmas Event. Bayside Church is once again sharing an exciting Christmas Experience Event. They will be held on December 15, 7 pm, December 19, 6 pm and 8:30 pm, December 20 at 6 pm and 8:30 pm, December 21 at 6 pm and 8:30 pm, December 23 at 11 am, 6 pm, and 8:30 pm, and Sunday December 24 at 2 pm, 4:30 pm, 7:30 pm, and 10 pm. See their website to get tickets and for details including when children’s ministry and/or ASL is available, etc. as well as options in the event it is sold out (AND, due to high demand, there may be even more options for this Christmas delight, so check their website periodically for more details. 🙂 ) 8191 Sierra College Blvd., Roseville, CA 95661
Fish Christmas Concert December 16, 2017 at Destiny Christian Church, 6900 Destiny Dr, Rocklin, CA 95677. Starts at 6:30 pm. (doors open at 5:30 pm). Tickets start at 17.50. See website for more details including VIP ticket info. And by the by, The Fish Radio Station is also now playing Christmas music 24/7 at their Sacramento music radio station, 103.9.
Roseville Community Concert Band, December 17, 2017 at 2pm at the Roseville Theater, 241 Vernon Street, Roseville CA. They will be featuring many holiday and Christmas favorites. Tickets are available online and at the door – $8 adults, $6 children who are 12 and under.
More Christmas Events in Roseville CA
Santa in the Park hosted by RCONA – Roseville Coalition of Neighborhood Associations is next Saturday, December 9, from 1-4:30 pm. It’s held at the Roseville Sports Center at Mahany Park, 1545 Pleasant Grove Blvd – Santa will arrive on a Roseville fire truck at 1:30 pm. Enjoy cookies, punch, live music and entertainment, fun crafts, and photos with Santa – and it’s all FREE 🙂
The Fountains Roseville CA is a popular spot for fun gatherings all year long, including the Christmas Season. This year, their Christmas events in Roseville CA include Cinderella Carriage rides two times a week. And don’t forget their fun “Ring in the Holidays” evening on Saturday, December 9, starting at 5 pm, with the annual Christmas tree lighting, live entertainment, caroling, a variety of intriguing holiday characters and even an appearance from Mr. Claus himself!
Roseville Candlelight Services
One of my favorite Christmas EVE traditions is attending a Candlelight Service at my church. How about you? Here are some of the candlelight events and services in Roseville CA area this year.
Bayside Church – Christmas Eve Candelight services. Their Special Christmas Event at the Granite Bay Campus -8191 Sierra College Blvd., Roseville, CA 95661 – continues on Christmas Eve, December 24, at 2 pm, 4:30 pm 7:30 pm and 10 pm. In addition, other Bayside campuses in Roseville are offering special Candlelight services including:
- Adventure Campus, 6401 Stanford Ranch Rd., Roseville, CA 95678 on December 23 at 5:15pm and December 24 at 4pm
- Blue Oaks Campus, 10000 Alantown Dr, Roseville, CA 95678 on December 23 at 4:30 pm and December 24 at 4:30 pm and 7pm
Centerpoint Community Church – Christmas Eve Candelight services. 7 pm, 8:30 pm, & 10 PM in the Worship Center, Communion will be served – 515 Sunrise Ave, Roseville CA 95661, (916) 782-3186
Destiny Church – When Grace Came Down – December 24, 3 services – with sweet music, a heart-warming message, and a special Christmas production at 9am, 11am or 5pm. 6900 Destiny Dr, Rocklin, CA 95677.
Pleasant Grove Community Church,
Pleasant Grove Community Church, 1730 Pleasant Grove Boulevard, Roseville, CA – December 24, 4pm. Enjoy singing Christmas Carols, lighting the Christ candle on the Advent wreath, and joining together for candle lighting at the end of the service.
Christmas Events Beyond Roseville CA
Bethlehem Village starts DECEMBER 1 and goes through December 3 from 6-8 pm. “IMAGINE BETHLEHEM…two thousand years ago. Register for the census. Walk the crowded streets. Visit the marketplace. Beware of the Roman soldiers. Keep your eyes and ears open…TONIGHT A KING IS BORN! A free interactive family event at 8321 Greenback Lane, Fair Oaks, CA 95628, (916) 726-4642
Christmas Lights Sacramento – Always popular, Dovewood Ct. in Orangevale and the Fab 40s in East Sacramento
Macaroni Kid Roseville Rocklin Lincoln has a great list of lovely Christmas lights 2017 to visit as well as many more Christmas Events in Roseville CA and the surrounding area. She updates it as she discovers more fun holiday happenings. It’s a great resource in general – and especially for parents and grandparents. 🙂
Sacramento Sidetracks is another terrif resource. Check her Weekend Top Hits each week to see what she has discovered for holiday delights. And YES! She does include some of the Christmas events in Roseville CA. 🙂
Holiday Music at the Sacramento Capitol – Per the SacBee – the Sacramento Capitol shares lovely Christmas music almost every day through December 23, for visitors as well as regulars to enjoy. “The annual holiday music program, started in 1996, began this week and continues nearly every day through Dec. 23 with more than 60 groups performing during midday hours.” 2017 Holiday Music schedule.
Have a wonderful Christmas season. And if you hear of other interesting holiday happenings in the Roseville area, we’d love to hear about them – here or at Facebook. 🙂