East County News Service
Photo, left: historic buildings at the Guy B. Woodward Museum in Ramona's Old Town
November 23, 2015 (Ramona)--The Ramona Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Christmas tree lighting event on December 5th from 5-8 p.m. in Old Town Ramona. The event features sleigh rides, carolers, Santa’s Village, performers and Santa Claus.
The tree-lighting will be at the Guy B. Woodward Museum (645 Main St..), which includes a collection of historical buildings form Ramona's western past. The Holiday Craft Village with Santa will be in Ramona’s Town Hall. Around town, watch for other activities and shops competing for the best-dressed window contest.
In addition, Old Town Ramona shops invite you to join in a “Find the Elf” contest from 3 -8 p.m. on the same day.
You can pick up your Elf Finder Guide at participating stores (see list below), then drop off your completed guide at Unicorn Books and Gifts (738 Main St.) by 8 p.m. to be entered in a drawing for prizes including a shopping spree in Old Town Ramona.
Find the Elf participating merchants are: Sun Valley Florist, A Classic Tale, The Mason Jar, Ramona Country Yarn Store, Ramona Beauty Supply, Ramona Antique Fair, Packards Coffee, Ramona Family Naturals, Aloma’s Antiques, Affordable Treasures, Envision Color, Bella Mia Salon and Spa, Pamo Valley Wine Tasting and Unicorn Books and Gifts.