Holiday Festivities at the Original Farmers Market

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As it has for decades, the Original 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. 23, 2015)

On Monday, Nov. 23, the Original Farmers Market welcomed the holiday season with the annual Salvation Army Kettle Kick-Off Event, which took place from 5-6 p.m. on the Market Plaza. Host Lisa Guerrero of Inside Edition rang in the most wonderful time of the year with a fun and festive event that included live music, tributes to civic and community service leaders, and the lighting of the Farmers Market Christmas Tree.

Hanukkah Celebration (Dec. 6, 2015)

The Original Farmers Market presents the annual Hanukkah Celebration on Sunday, Dec. 6 at 2:30 p.m. The festivities include the lighting of a giant menorah, live music, and arts and crafts.

Holiday Festivities (Dec. 19-24, 2015)

From Dec. 19-24, celebrate the season with Holiday Festivities at the Original Farmers Market - decked out in its annual Yuletide finery. 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.