With the holiday season just around the corner, here is a quick list of events happening across Southern Arizona. From holiday light parades to visits with Santa as well as traditional ballets and holiday singing, there is guaranteed to be something for everyone on this list.
So don't forget to 'check it twice' and mark those calendars.
Kicking off the season, the Town of Marana’s Holiday Festival and Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony.
WHEN: December 7, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
WHERE: The Municipal Complex (11555 W. Civic Center Dr.).
The event will feature Santa and Mrs. Claus, local entertainers, a hot air balloon glow, arts, crafts and food vendors and free cookies and hot cocoa. There’s even snow in the forecast.
Mayor Ed Honea and the Town Council will light the tree at 5:45 p.m. and the emcee is Miss Arizona 2013, Jennifer Smestad. While the event is free, in