CHRISTMAS AT THE FORT
JOLON — Fort Hunter Liggett is inviting the community to a Christmas celebration at the installation on Saturday, Dec. 11. Holiday activities for the evening, from 4 to 9 p.m., include ugly sweater contest, light show, live karaoke, Christmas movie at the theater, BINGO, white elephant gift exchange, pictures with Santa, youth games and food and beverages. All visitors need to be vetted prior to entry. For more information, call 831-386-2530.
SOLEDAD — City of Soledad will celebrate its 100th anniversary during the Centennial Gala on Saturday, Dec. 11, at the Soledad Community Center, 560 Walker Drive. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., with dinner and awards at 7 p.m., followed by magic and music later in the evening. As of Friday, all tickets are sold out for the semi-formal/black-tie recommended affair.
GONZALES — City of Gonzales is looking for participants in its Holiday Lights Parade on Saturday, Dec. 18, at 6 p.m. Setup will take place at Centennial Park beginning at 5 p.m. Those interested in spreading some holiday cheer can RSVP at teamsideline.com/gonzales or by calling 831-675-5000.