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5 Christmas Events in Stockton in 2017 you Don’t Want to Miss

Rod Johnson Air Stockton

Looking for events to capture the splendor of Christmas in and around Stockton? You’re in for some merry treat because Stockton is blessed with wonderful and unforgettable Christmas events!

This year’s fun-filled festivities includes creating Christmas crafts, cookie decorating, a holiday workshop, neon-themed skating night, and a meet-and-greet with Santa.

Get into the spirit by visiting one (or all) of the Christmas events in Stockton below!

Community Center Holiday Event

When and Where:

  • December 12, 2017 at Van Buskirk Community Center
  • December 13, 2017 at Arnold Rue Community Center
  • December 14, 2017 at Seifert Community Center
  • December 20, 2017 at Stribley Community Center

You can warm up at one of the aforementioned community centers in Stockton, California this December while doing educational activities or just simply sipping hot cocoa with your friends.

Guests at the community centers will have the chance to tap their creative side by creating various Christmas ornaments and decorating cookies while listening to some holiday hits from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Best of all, the event is free for everyone!

Holiday Arts and Crafts

When: December 14, 2017

Where: Troke Branch Library

Are one-of-a-kind gifts your thing? Do you like adorning your Christmas tree with ornaments made entirely by you? Then this is the perfect Christmas event for you!

Learn the fine art of creating holiday crafts that will surely be the envy of everyone. You don’t need to worry about brining anything because all supplies will be provided by the organizers for the one-hour class. Crafting starts at 6 p.m. and will end at 7 p.m.

Holidays on the farm at Del Osso farms

Holidays on the Farm

When: December 16, 2017 – January 6, 2017

Where: Dell’Osso Family Farm

You’ll never run out of things to do at the Dell’Osso Family Farm – whether you just simply want to chat and get a quick snap of the famous bearded one (Father Christmas himself), or practice your lutz jump on the ice rink.

Joining in on the fun comes with a few great extras, too: No general admission charge and no parking fee! How’s that for a merry season?

Other activities like the pony ride, petting zoo, and snow tubing comes with a fee though. Check out the operating hours here.

Santa and Holiday Fun


Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays of December

Daily from December 15 until December 24, 2017

Where: Lincoln Center

Here’s another chance to see Santa with your entire family in Stockton! And the best part is, you can see him more than once! Apart from that, an impressive Snow Village is available for your viewing. Train and carriage rides are all part of this Lincoln Center holiday fun, too!

Holiday Neon Night

When: December 16, 2017

Where: Oak Park Ice Arena

The indoor ice rink, once home to the Detroit Whalers of the Ontario Hockey League, will transform into a cool (literally) treat during the holidays – especially when it’s lit up with neon lights after dark.

From 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. guests can try various ice skating tricks along with their family and friends for only $10 at the Oak Park Ice Arena! The price includes skate rental.

Which Christmas event in Stockton are you looking forward to?