Presidio Museum’s Holiday Celebration
Saturday, December 10, 4-7 pm
$10/adult, $5/person ages 6-13
Pima County residents, military members and seniors 65 and over get $3 off with ID
Tickets must be purchased on-site.
Celebrate the holidays at the Presidio Museum:
**4:15-5 pm: Carrillo Magnet School will perform their Posada, a re-creation of the journey Mary and Joseph took from Nazareth to Bethlehem. After the procession, the children form a circle and sing traditional Spanish songs.
**5:15 pm: Cannon firing
**5:45 pm: Musket volley
**5:30 pm and 6 pm: Readings of Twas the Night Before Christmas (in Spanish at 5:30 pm, English at 6 pm) & Legend of the Poinsettia (in English at 6 pm)
**6:15 pm: Cannon firing
**6:30 pm: Tour by lantern light of the Presidio
**6:45 pm: Musket volley
Throughout the event:
**Holiday-themed crafts, including making corn husk wreaths, Victorian paper teardrops, paper garlands, and Christmas card ornaments.
**Presidio Tavern selling holiday drinks like champurrado and egg nog, spiked or not!
Don’t miss the Ismael Barajas concert following the Holiday Celebration at 7:30 pm across the street from the Presidio Museum at 201 N. Court Ave. Click here for more information.