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East L.A. On Ice Festival Starts Saturday, Dec. 15

  • By Staff Reports

EAST LOS ANGELES – Gliding their way to the East L.A. Civic Center, holiday-goers will join Los Angeles County Supervisor Gloria Molina and the East L.A. Chamber at the 12th Annual Winter Wonderland Holiday Celebration and East L.A. On Ice for outdoor ice skating; fun in the snow on Saturday, Dec. 15 and Sunday, Dec. 16 at the East L.A. Civic Center, 4801 E. Third Street.

 

Christmas caroling; last minute Christmas shopping; and seasonal antojitos (tasty treats).  Four-time All-Star, three-time Gold Glove winner and Dodger first baseman Adrian Gonzalez and his wife Betsy will also be on hand Saturday, Dec. 15 to help kick off the festivities.

 

The Gonzalez family has donated and will distribute thousands of toys to children in attendance Saturday. 

“The holiday season brings traditions unique to East L.A., and we look forward to a snowy weekend of culture, customs and special folklore,” said Supervisor Molina.

The toy give-away begins at 11 a.m. followed by a tree lighting ceremony at 4:30 p.m. The event is presented by Supervisor Gloria Molina, the East Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce and Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation.

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