There are plenty of reasons to head to Central Park in San Mateo this winter! Grab your scarves, lace up those skates and enjoy 9,000 square feet of real ice in your hometown. An official celebration of the opening of San Mateo on Ice and the holiday season in San Mateo’s historic Central Park will commence with Santa’s Arrival, Ice Skating and Holiday Lights on Sunday, November 19, 2017 @ 6:00 p.m.
Santa Clause will make a grand entrance on a fire engine with the San Mateo City Fire Department. Enjoy performances by Peninsula Skating Club figure skating performers Jazmine Gapasin, Arsen Yepremyan, Arianna Lee, Kate Qian, Melody Jing, and Ava Stephens, and the Nazareth Ice Oasis production group “Beauty and the Beast”, and Jacki and Jenise Spiteri as “The Bank Robbers”.
The evening will end with a magical celebration of light during the Tree Lighting Ceremony in Central Park and along El Camino Real. For more information & tickets: www.SanMateoOnIce.com
Mark your calendars, grab those Santa hats and head out to Winter Wonderland on December 1st and 2nd from 6 to 8 p.m. This event at Central Park will feature a horse and carriage, snow, photos with Polar Bear, music, food, hot cocoa, painting, cookie decorating and more. Lobster roll, bowl of chowder and a Caramel Apple Fritter, anyone? Sam’s Chowderhouse will roll in and Johnny Doughnuts will offer sweet treats as you enjoy an evening under the stars with friends and family.
Experience Midurban life. Bay Meadows is a family-friendly neighborhood with lots of open space to enjoy all year long. Whether it’s growing your own vegetables in a gorgeous community garden with expert guidance, playing a game of pick-up basketball after work, team building over bocce, picnicking with family on warm summer nights or getting fit with pop-up fitness and yoga classes curated just for you, there’s no shortage of green space to explore. If you have little ones, don’t miss Momdays on Mondays in Paddock Park! Check out life out and about at Bay Meadows by following us on Instagram.