Friday, December 14: Dinner with Santa, Tree & Menorah Lighting

2019 update: The 2019 Dinner with Santa is scheduled for Friday, December 13, at 5:15 PM.  This will be followed by arts and craft projects, and the Holiday Celebration with tree and menorah lighting.  More information to follow in the December newsletter. 

Santa Claus will hear the wishes of children and spend time at the Dinner with Santa in the Standley Park Recreation Center. Dinner with Santa begins at 5:15 PM. Tickets are $6 for adults, $3 for children, free for children under age 2. The food provided by Lornas Italian Kitchen. Lighting of the Christmas tree and menorah is at 6:30 PM. 

  • December 14, 2018, at Standley Recreation Center, 3585 Governor Drive 
  • Dinner with Santa at 5:15 PM; Tickets $6 for adults, $3 for children, free for children under age 2.
  • Tree and Menorah Lighting 6:30 PM – no charge 
  • Arts and crafts, entertainment, hot chocolate for all – no charge
  • More information at Standley; call 858-552-1652

Traditionally, University City Community Association provides the tree and menorah lighting. Holiday music will enhance the evening with Standley Middle School Marching Band and the Tectonics, a barbershop quartet. Coffee Bean will supply hot chocolate to go with Carl’s Junior delicious cookies. Regency Centers is underwriting many of the costs and SANDAG is providing the lighting.

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