counter for tumblr
  Loading... Please wait...

Blog

28th Annual Lights On Celebration Results

Posted by

Winners Announced

28th Annual Lights On Celebration Results

Hollister, CA - The Hollister Downtown Association announces the winners of the 28th Annual Lights On Celebration. The event took place on Saturday, November 24, 2018 in downtown Hollister and had a total of 79 entries.

Parade Winners

Best of Parade: San Benito Foods

Best Use of Lights: Tap Dancing Trees

Best Use of Theme: Hollister Heat Girls Fast Pitch

Best Community Group: Yamamoto Hula Ohana

Best of Parade will receive $100.00; other parade category winners will receive $30.00. Checks will be mailed to the winners.

Decorate-A-Tree Winners

First Place: Shaw’s Appliance Repair

Second Place: Paine’s Restaurant

Third Place: Women’s Club of Hollister

Honorable Mention: Cerra Vista Kindergarten

Honorable Mention: Girl Scout Troop 23403

Honorable Mention: San Benito County Arts Council

Please check our website http://www.downtownhollister.org/holiday-lights-on-celebration and follow us on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/LightsOnCelebration/?ref=hl), Instagram (@dwntwnhollister) and Twitter (@dwntwnhollister) for pictures of the event.

The Hollister Downtown Association is a community benefit non-profit association. As a Main Street City, we work to revitalize downtown through historic preservation and community participation. For more information, call 831-636-8406 or email jarnold@downtownhollister.org. The Hollister Downtown Association is located at 514 Monterey Street, Hollister, CA 95023.

View Comments


Free Float and Parade Workshop Offered for Lights On Celebration 10/16/18

28th Annual Lights On Celebration – Saturday, November 24, 2018The Hollister Downtown Association invites you to attend a free float and parade workshop on Tuesday, October 16, from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm upstairs at Veterans Hall, located at 649 San Benito Street. This year’s Lights On Celebration parade theme is “Through the Eyes of a Child” and [...]

Read More »


28th Annual Lights On Celebration – Saturday, November 24, 2018

The Hollister Downtown Association invites you to attend its 28th Annual Lights On Celebration on Saturday, November 24, 2018. This wonderful family-friendly community event brings up to 10,000 people to downtown. This year’s parade, presented by PG&E, is themed “Through the Eyes of a Child” and will be led by Jaime the Elf. The celebration kicks off with a car [...]

Read More »


32nd Street Festival Car Show & Chili Cook-Off

32nd Anniversary Street Festival, Car Show and Chili Cook Off – July 21, 2018 – 10:00 am – 4:00 pmHollister, CA - The Hollister Downtown Association (HDA) invites you to our 32nd Anniversary Street Festival, Car Show and Chili Cook Off on Saturday, July 21st from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm in Historic Downtown Hollister!The Street Festival has [...]

Read More »


Downtown Spring Clean-Up

On Saturday April 21st from 8:30 – 11:30 am,The Hollister Downtown Association (HDA) hosted the annual Downtown Spring Clean-Up.Over 150 members of the community brought their brooms, clippers, and gloves and came together to clean every block of the Downtown District. Individuals and groups worked simultaneously cleaning the sidewalks, gutters, and planter boxes from Third Street down past South Street. Some [...]

Read More »


HDA's Certified Farmers' Market

The Hollister Downtown Association (HDA) invites you to their Certified Farmers’ Market on San Benito Street between Fourth and Seventh Streets each Wednesday, May 2 until September 26, 2018 from 3:00 – 7:30 pm (Please note: no market on July 4, 2018).This weekly downtown event features over 90 vendors selling the very best in fresh produce, tasty prepared foods, flowers, [...]

Read More »


Downtown Wine & Beer Stroll

The Hollister Downtown Association (HDA) invites you to the Downtown Wine & Beer Stroll on Saturday, May 5th from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm in Historic Downtown Hollister! Downtown businesses along with featured wineries and breweries will come together for a memorable afternoon of wine and beer tasting. Participants will also receive a tote bag, an event map, [...]

Read More »


31st Annual Street Festival, Car Show & Chili Cook Off

The Hollister Downtown Association (HDA) invites you to our 31st Anniversary Street Festival, Car Show and Chili Cook Off on Saturday, July 15 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm in Historic Downtown Hollister! The Street Festival began as a giant sidewalk sale and featured free watermelon for attendees.For the last 25 years it has featured a very popular car [...]

Read More »


March on to Downtown Hollister

We would like to welcome two of our newest businesses to San Benito Street, Hollister House Bar & Grill and American Armory. Farmhouse Café has expanded their hours; they are now open 8:00 am to 3:00 pm, 7 days a week. We are always excited to watch the entrepreneurial spirit in action downtown. We hope that you will have [...]

Read More »


Happy Valentine's Day

A new year brings new opportunities to serve our community.What is on the calendar for downtown Hollister? I’m glad that you asked.Next up is our Nibble and Network on Wednesday, February 22.Our gracious host is St. Francis Retreat. We will start a tour of the facility and networking at 8:00 am. Admission to this event is free and is open to [...]

Read More »



Sign up to our newsletter

Sign up for HDA news and downtown Hollister information.

Contact Us

  • Hollister Downtown Association
  • 514 Monterey Street
  • Hollister, CA 95023
  • (831) 636-8406 ph
  • (831) 636-5909 fx
  • Hours: Mon thru Fri, 8:00 - 5:00
  • General Inquiries:
    info@downtownhollister.org

Downtown Parking

Parking is FREE with 3-hour parking areas sprinkled throughout the downtown and FREE ALL DAY parking in the convenient Briggs Parking Structure.

View Parking Map

The 3/50 Project

Find out how you can support local businesses and help improve the economy of San Benito County.

Visit www.the350project.net.

"Saving The Brick & Mortars Our Nation is Built On"