Palo Alto, California may not have the white
winters like Bing Crosby sings about, but theholiday season here is still a joy. You’ll find festive events and
special holiday things to do in Palo Alto, including Stanford Shopping Center’s
annual tree lighting ceremony and Christmas Tree Lane.
Kick off your winter
festivities at Stanford Shopping Center’s annual tree lighting ceremony, which took
place this year on Saturday, November 24. If you missed the ceremony, still be
sure to visit and take pictures in front of the beautiful tree, located in the
center of the mall. It’s also the perfect spot to meet up with family for
fantastic holiday shopping.
You’ll also find the
spirit of the holidays in Palo Alto on Christmas Tree Lane, a picturesque row
of decorated houses with trees full of twinkling lights. Found on Fulton Street
off Embarcadero Road, this pretty street is a traditional holiday destination
that is colorful, creative and awe-inspiring and is sure to get you in the