Holiday Events

Holiday Craft Boutique

Saturday, November 18 at 10:00 a.m.

Dublin Senior Center, 7600 Amador Valley Boulevard
Presented by the Dublin Senior Center and the Dublin Senior Foundation 
Find a wonderful assortment of handmade arts and crafts, gifts and decor at our holiday boutique.
Admission is free

34th Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony

Thursday, November 30 at 7:00 p.m.

Dublin Civic Center, 100 Civic Plaza
Celebrate the start of the holiday season with the traditional lighting of the tree at the Dublin Civic Center. Enjoy lively seasonal entertainment with cookies and hot cocoa after the performance. Also, be on the lookout for a surprise appearance by a very special visitor from the North Pole! 
Admission is free

Children’s Holiday Tea

Saturday, December 2 at 11:00 a.m. 

Dublin Heritage Park & Museums, 6600 Donlon Way
Merry Old St. Nick pays a visit, as children and their families enjoy holiday sweets and a festive sing-along.
$25 per person, all ages, Activity #46396

Country Holiday Teas

Saturday & Sunday, December 2nd and 3rd at 2:00 p.m.

Dublin Heritage Park & Museums, 6600 Donlon Way
Take a break from the holiday hustle-and-bustle for a traditional holiday tea featuring classic tea sandwiches, scones, delectable desserts and peaceful holiday music. 
$25 per person, all ages
Saturday seating, Activity #46397
Sunday seating, Activity #46398

Holiday DancEscape

Friday, December 8, 7:00-10:00 p.m

Dublin Senior Center, 7600 Amador Valley Boulevard
Celebrate the season with friends at this annual event which will get you on your feet. Enjoy live swing, ballroom, and contemporary tunes.  Even if you don't dance, the music is toe-tapping fun!  
Resident / $13 Non-Resident (purchased by December 7; or $15 at the door.
Activity #40817

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, December 9

Shannon Community Center, 11600 Shannon Avenue
Santa Claus is coming to Dublin! Families are invited to enjoy a delicious hot pancake breakfast served with sausage, fruit, coffee, and juice, followed by the arrival of Santa Claus. Register early as this event benefitting the Dublin High School Irish Guard and Band is always a sell-out.  Santa will pose for holiday photos after breakfast.
$14 Residents/$17 Non-Residents, per person, all ages
8:30 a.m. seating, Activity #46986
9:45 a.m. seating, Activity #46987
11:00 a.m. seating, Activity #46988

2017 Warm the Winter Chill: Spread a Little Community Cheer Gift Drive

This winter season, join us in giving to Dublin residents in need. The City of Dublin coordinates this community-wide charitable donation effort on behalf of our warm and caring residents and businesses. Visit the Dublin Civic Center, Shannon Community Center, or the Dublin Senior Center to select a gift tag representing a wish from a neighbor in need. Then purchase the wished-for item, wrap it and return it, along with the tag, to the Civic Center, Shannon Community Center, or the Senior Center by December 8 at 5 p.m. We’ll see that your gift is delivered in time to brighten the holiday season. For more information, please call 925-833-6645.

Registration is Easy!

Go online to, or stop by the Parks and Community Services office at Shannon Community Center, 11600 Shannon Avenue in Dublin.

Sponsorship Information

Don't miss this valuable opportunity to reach out to new customers in the community!  Sponsorships are offered for the Tree Lighting Ceremony, the Holiday Teas and the Breakfast with Santa.  To participate please complete and return your application today, or contact us to create a package which will suit your marketing needs.

Contact Us  

For more information on sponsorship opportunities please contact:
Stephanie Mein at 925-556-4508 or at
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