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Holiday Caroling Contest at the El Dorado Hills Town Center

11/19/2015 11:49AM ● Published by David Norby

The Annual Holiday Tree Lighting will take place in El Dorado Hills Town Center on Saturday, December 5th from 4-8pm, in partnership with the El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce and the El Dorado Hills CSD.  Again this year, the event will feature a Holiday Caroling Contest as part of the entertainment, with three groups chosen to perform live onstage.   Groups of all ages are asked to submit entries via YouTube or personal video to  The song must be a recognizable holiday carol with a length of no more than 5 minutes.  Groups should have between 1 and 12 performers.  The deadline for entry is Wednesday, November 18th.  Winners will be announced on November 20th.

The Holiday Tree Lighting kicks off at 4pm with a merchant open house, where families will enjoy food, beverages and holiday entertainment.  The first 150 kids to arrive will be invited to play the “Stuff Your Stocking” game, where children visit participating businesses to fill their stockings with special gifts.  Enjoy live music from 5-7:30pm, and experience the Caroling Contest winner’s performance from 6-6:30pm. Right after, families eagerly await Santa’s arrival on his traditional EDH fire truck to light the tree with magic glitter.  There will be face painting, cookies and hot chocolate.


El Dorado Hills Town Center is an extraordinary destination nestled in El Dorado Hills, California.  Featuring shops, restaurants, nightlife, entertainment and amenities in a scenic pedestrian- and family-friendly atmosphere, Town Center provides one stop to shop, dine, stay and play.

4364 Town Center Blvd., El Dorado Hills, CA 95762

Highway 50 and Latrobe Road

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