The city of Mountain View has scheduled its annual Community Tree Lighting Celebration 5:30-7:30 p.m. Dec. 9 at Civic Center Plaza, 500 Castro St.
The festivities will include live holiday music, refreshments and the arrival of Santa Claus, who will visit with children and pose for pictures.
Guests are encouraged to bring a can of food to donate to the Community Services Agency.
Admission is free. The event will take place rain or shine.
For more information, call 903-6331.