ENCINITAS: Holiday Parade, tree-lighting Dec. 7

ENCINITAS — Longtime local flower industry member Evelyn Weidner will serve as grand marshal for the Encinitas Holiday Parade, Dec. 7 at 5 p.m. in downtown Encinitas. The annual event begins with a tree-lighting ceremony, followed by the parade. This year’s theme is “Growing Holiday Cheer,” celebrating Encinitas’ agricultural history, from flowers to fruit trees. The event is free and starts at The Lumberyard. More information: 760-633-2760, or email city Recreation Supervisor Nick at [email protected]. Online: www.facebook.com/Encinitasparksandrec.

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