For the Family

Happy fa-la-la-la-holidays!

Need some help getting your family in the holiday spirit? These special events will have everyone feeling holly jolly! Read on for events and shows that you can enjoy with your kids, grandparents, cousins, and kin-folk.


Holiday Pop-Up Show at Burroughs Family Farms

December 14, 2019


22425 E Monte Vista Ave, Denair, CA

Burroughs Family Farms will be hosting a pop up show featuring local artisan vendors and tons of holiday fun! Come enjoy some almond butter cookies, mimosas, egg bites, and other good eats while getting in the holiday spirit. This is a free event, so bring the whole family.


Blue Christmas – Longest Night Worship

December 21, 2019


1660 Arbor Way, Turlock, CA

First United Methodist Church will be welcoming the holiday season with their Blue Christmas event. This is intended to be a service of hope for the holidays – a time of peaceful reflection and quiet contemplation. There will be time to pray and listen to scripture readings, music, and time to reflect on the season. Call (209) 668-3000 for more info.


Family Friday: Holiday Pajama Party

Friday, December 13, 2019


250 N. Broadway, Turlock, CA

Gather around for story time featuring Superhero Christmas by Stan Lee and your other favorite holiday tales! The Carnegie Arts Center is having a superhero themed pajama party to celebrate Christmas this year. There’ll be lots of warm cocoa and cookies, and don’t forget to wear your favorite pajamas or superhero costume. This event is FREE as part of the Carnegie’s Family Friday series of monthly programs designed to provide fun, educational, and creative activities for families.


DIY Saturday-Family Friendly Workshop

Saturday, December 21, 2019

2911 N. Tegner Rd., Turlock, CA

Looking for an activity the whole family can enjoy? Bring the family to AR Workshop Turlock for a Family-Friendly DIY class to make a Plank Wood Sign, Round Lazy Susan, Youth Wood Sign, 12×16 Game Board, Pedestal Tray, or Wood Photo Frame! In the workshop, you will have the opportunity to customize your project with your choice of designer paints and non-toxic stain colors.


Check out our other Holiday Guides: For the Family; For the Grown-ups; Giving Back to T-Town; Treats, Sweets, & More; and the Holiday Shopping and Gift Giving Guide.


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