Los Altos-Los Altos Hills Joint Community Volunteer Service Awards luncheon, 11:45 a.m. at Fremont Hills Country Club, 12889 Viscaino Place, Los Altos Hills. Information: jointvolunteerawards.com.
Horse-drawn carriage rides, 5-8:30 p.m. Dec. 13-14, 20-23 and 26. The 30-minute rides travel through downtown Los Altos. Cost is $90. Information: downtownlosaltos.org.
Los Altos New Year’s Day Fun Run, 9 a.m. in downtown Los Altos. The free run, walk and roll 5K race rings in the new year, rain or shine. The race begins at the corner of Main and State streets. All ages are welcome. Information: 947-2790.