Night of Lights

DECEMBER 13, 2019

Night of Lights is a free annual old fashioned holiday event hosted in downtown Half Moon Bay on the second Friday in December.

Visit downtown Half Moon Bay during Night of Lights and find the trees decorated in dazzling lights and many stores will stay open late for you to do some holiday shopping in the unique coastal shops.

The event generally features a tree lighting ceremony in Mac Dutra Plaza, a Parade of Lights down Main Street, carolers and musical entertainment, roasted chestnuts and activities for the kids.


You must register in advance if you'd like to participate in the parade. All participants must also sign the Waiver of Liability form before the parade starts. Deadline to submit Parade Application is December 6, 2019.