Tree Lighting

December 3 | 2pm - 6pm | Fair oaks park

The Fair Oaks Recreation & Park District and Fair Oaks Chamber of Commerce presents the Christmas in Fair Oaks Tree Lighting event!  The annual holiday celebration will feature live music community stage performances, craft vendors, children's games and activities, food trucks, Santa & Mrs. Claus, tree lighting, and warm Fair Oaks charm for the entire family.  Please note - the annual parade will not be taking place this year.  The event will be held in Fair Oaks Park due to construction in the Fair Oaks Village. General Admission, parking, and children's games and activities are free. 

festivities & schedule

Check back for event festivities and full schedule!


  • Carpooling and Ride Share is HIGHLY recommended!
  • Parking will be available on a first come first serve basis. We anticipate high attendance to this event, so we strongly encourage you to come at the start of the event to secure a parking spot, stay, and enjoy everything the event has to offer! View the event schedule to ensure you don't miss the tree lighting, pictures with Santa, and more!
  • A shuttle will be available from the ADA parking area to one of the entrances to the event. Follow signage from the general parking entrance to access ADA parking.
  • General parking will be available in the upper lots of Fair Oaks Park and overflow at Fair Oaks Church. There will be no general parking at the Temple Park Road park entry point.
  • Please be aware of signage, non-event parking areas, safety and parking laws, and please be considerate to neighbors in the area!

sponsors, vendors, & volunteers

Sponsors: Do you want to contribute to this event and advertise your business or organization?  Sponsor today! Contact Kim at the Fair Oaks Chamber of Commerce. Click here.

Vendors: Calling all craft, company, and non-profit booths! Sell or distribute information at the annual Tree Lighting event.  We are also in search of activity booths for the event!   Click HERE for vendor opportunities!

Volunteers: If you are interested in being a part of this exciting event for the community, please sign up to lend a hand! Contact Kim at the Fair Oaks Chamber of Commerce. Volunteer shifts coming soon!


The Fair Oaks Recreation & Park District will be collecting canned food to be donated to the Orangevale/Fair Oaks Food Bank.

The Fair Oaks Youth Advisory Board will be collecting pet supplies, treats, blankets, etc. for local animal shelters.

Tree Lighting Event Parking Map