’Gnome for the Holidays’ drive- thru event happening Sunday
Experience the joy of the holidays as Truckee-Donner Recreation Park District hosts a no frills holiday drive-through event from the the safe distance of your vehicle. Join TDRPD for a ‘stationary parade’ through the Community Recreation Center parking lot with the hope of bringing a little extra holiday spirit to our community during these challenging times.
The event will take place on Sunday, Dec. 20, from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 10981 Truckee Way.
Exhibits and displays will include a chance to wave to Santa Claus, view Christmas lights and enjoy some amazing holiday exhibits built by the awesome people and organizations that are participating.
“We at TDRPD have seen people really struggling so much this year, and wanted to try to provide a little holiday good cheer. Families can drive around the perimeter of the Community Recreation Center, and see local agencies and community members’ lights and festive exhibits in a safe, contactless environment,” said TDRPD Preschool Director Kristin Henry
You can also donate cash or grocery store gift cards at the end of the parade to benefit Sierra Community House programs. Local families will receive the donations through their Hunger Relief program.
Participating organizations include Friends of the Truckee Library, Sierra Community House, CHP – Truckee, Truckee Tahoe Airport, Tahoe-Truckee Sanitation Agency, Truckee Police, Truckee Donner Public Utility District, Tahoe Truckee Sierra Disposal, Truckee Rotary, Truckee Fire Protection District, Truckee Gymnastics, CATT Community Project, Whitby B Photography, Truckee Love, Tahoe Forest Health System, Tahoe Forest Church, Town of Truckee, Bank of America, Truckee GirlScout, MOGROG Rotisserie.
Source: Truckee-Donner Recreation Park District
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