Holiday Festivities at the Farmers Market

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As it has for decades, the Farmers Market at Third and Fairfax is celebrating the holidays with charming decorations, a rich variety of seasonal music, a Menorah lighting ceremony, and plenty of special entertainment for the whole family. Visit the Farmers Market Events Calendar for complete schedules and the latest information on the holiday festivities. There are fantastic holiday-related events happening in Los Angeles throughout the season, be sure to read our Holiday Events and Activities guide so you don't miss any of them.

Salvation Army Kettle Kick-Off (Nov. 25, 2013)

On Monday, Nov. 25, the Farmers Market welcomes the holiday season with the annual Salvation Army Kettle Kick-Off Event, taking place from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. on the Market Plaza. Ring in the most wonderful time of the year with a fun and festive event that includes live music and sing-a-longs, tributes to civic and community service leaders, and the lighting of the Farmers Market Christmas Tree.

Hanukkah Celebration (Dec. 1, 2013)

The Farmers Market presents a Hanukkah Celebration on Sunday, Dec. 1, from 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The festivities include the building of giant Lego menorah, live music, crafts and a special menorah lighting ceremony.

Holiday Festivities (Dec. 20-24, 2013)

From Dec. 20-24, celebrate the season with Holiday Festivities at the Farmers Market - decked out in Yuletide finery - and enjoy traditional caroling, holiday arts and crafts, and live swing, jazz, and country/western bands playing all of your favorite Christmas tunes. Complete schedule TBA.