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Holiday parade set for Dec. 5 on Main Street

Original post made on Nov 24, 2015

Pleasanton's Hometown Holiday celebration, the city's most festive event, starts at 5 p.m. next Saturday, Dec. 6, featuring music, floats, colorfully-dressed marching groups and, of course, Santa himself.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, November 24, 2015, 7:09 AM

Comments (6)

Posted by WILD WILLIE
a resident of Pleasanton Heights
on Nov 24, 2015 at 7:22 pm

THE HOLIDAY PARADE, WHAT'S THE DATE, DEC 6TH, SATURDAY. WHAT YEAR WAS THAT AGAIN ??


Posted by Suzy
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Nov 24, 2015 at 9:33 pm

ooops check the date in the article not the title.


Posted by Curt
a resident of Downtown
on Nov 26, 2015 at 9:59 am

Wouldn't it be wonderful to hear the word "Christmas" in reference to the December 5th parade that will include Santa?


Posted by Curious
a resident of Del Prado
on Nov 26, 2015 at 11:21 am

@Curt - Actually, if you want to be accurate, you should request it be called a "Winter Solstice" parade. That is the true origin of the "reason for the season". The pagan winter celebration was usurped by many religions with the Christian Christmas absorbing many of the ancient rites and traditions to give us what we have today.


Posted by tistheseason
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Nov 30, 2015 at 5:13 pm

Regardless, everyone should come for the parade and celebrate instead of all the bah humbug stuff!!


Posted by just me
a resident of Pleasanton Village
on Dec 3, 2015 at 7:01 am

here's the real meaning of Christmas
Web Link


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