Winter Events

Letters to Santa Flyer, cartoon image of Santa

Letters to Santa

Write Santa a letter to tell him a little something about yourself and how you’ve been good all year! Remember, Santa knows if you have been bad or good.
Letters must be postmarked by December 8th. 

Mail or Drop off location:
250 S Mission Drive,
San Gabriel, CA 91776

You can also e-mail your letter to

Santa on Fire Truck

Holiday Tree Lighting 
with a Taste of San Gabriel

Tuesday, December 5, 2023
6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Mission District
320 S. Mission Drive
San Gabriel, CA 91776

Stop by to discover new elements never seen at this event!

Residents and their families can enjoy photos with Santa, mini train rides, and live entertainment. Entertainment will be provided by Community Services Dance Classes, Dewey Woodcraft Rangers, Gabrielino High School Choir, and San Gabriel High School Marching Band. 

Enjoy our newly added Taste of San Gabriel experience at this year’s tree lighting event.  Local San Gabriel restaurants and eateries will share free samples of dishes right out of their restaurants. Event Website

Lunar Lantern Festival 2024

2024 San Gabriel Lunar Lantern Festival

Saturday, February 17, 2023
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Sunday, February 18, 2023
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

San Gabriel Mission District
320 S. Mission Drive             

Event Flyer | Event Website