Annual Holiday Tree Lighting
- Date: 12/01/2017 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
- Location: Central Park
969 Kiely Boulevard
Santa Clara, California
- Introduction: The City of Santa Clara invites you to celebrate the Annual Holiday Tree Lighting in Central Park.
- Phone Number (408) 615-3140
The City of Santa Clara invites you to celebrate the Annual Holiday Tree Lighting in Central Park. Bring your family and friends to Central Park for this annual Holiday tradition.
The event will be broadcasted live on the City of Santa Clara Facebook and Youtube
• Free Admission
• Honorary Tree Lighter
• Santa Meet & Greet
• Food & Beverages
• Live Music & Entertainment
• Ice Skating Sessions
2017 Honorary Tree Lighter: Mr. George A. Santich
Mr. George A. Santich has been a steady presence in the Santa Clara Community for the past 50 years, earning his Bachelor of Applied Science (BASc) in Biology in 1966 from Santa Clara University and began his teaching career at Patrick Henry Public School, taught at St. Lawrence school, and has taught at Saint Justin School since 1970; and, has been at the heart of Santa Clara’s Saint Justin community for over 47 years and is recognized for his kindhearted, yet focused approach as an educator, coach and mentor, positively affecting the lives of over 5,000 youth in Santa Clara; and serves as Saint Justin’s Athletic Director and coaches football, basketball, softball, and track, in addition to teaching algebra; and, volunteer service includes running boys and girls basketball summer camps, mentoring former students, and supporting former students. Mr. George A. Santich is recognized for excellence in teaching and care for youth, with an annual Basketball tournament and a charitable endowment fund established in his name for the benefit of others.