Mailing Address:

Mission San Jose Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 3396
Fremont, CA 94539

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Las Posadas

DECEMBER 15-23, 2019

6 PM

Las Posadas, a ceremonial celebration of Mary and Joseph’s journey to Bethlehem, is co-sponsored by the Fremont Cultural Arts Council and the Old Mission San Jose.

Save the Date: December 15-23, 2019

 

Join us for the celebration of Mary & Joseph’s journey to Bethlehem. Since 1982 Old Mission San Jose and Fremont Cultural Arts Council provides an opportunity for families to celebrate the true meaning of Christmas. Each evening at 6:00 p.m. we will meet on the front porch of the Mission San Jose Museum, 43300 Mission Blvd., Fremont, to process while singing Christmas carols to a local business or site within two blocks of the Mission. A family is selected to carry the beautifully hand-carved statue of Mary and Joseph. Once inside the host business or site, Fremont Cultural Arts Council has arranged for a short musical program and then we will enjoy light refreshments courtesy of our host. Wear warm clothing and bring a flashlight to read the music sheets as we process. We hope you will join us rain or shine for this no-cost celebration during the Christmas season.

 

2019 Schedule

 

Co-sponsored by Old Mission San Jose Museum and Fremont Cultural Arts Council. For more info, contact 510-657-1797, ext 100

 

The 2019 Las Posadas procession will visit:

Sunday, December 15

Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose

43326 Mission Circle

Entertainment: To be announced

 

Monday, December 16

Sisters of the Holy Family

159 Washington Blvd.

Entertainment: To be announced

 

Tuesday, December 17

Mission Coffee Roasting Co.

151 Washington Blvd.

Entertainment: Kristen del Rio, Soprano

Wednesday, December 18

Museum of Local History

190 Anza Street

Entertainment: To be announced

 

Thursday, December 19

Tavares & Associates

43385 Ellsworth Street

Entertainment: To be announced

 

Friday, December 20

Better Homes & Garden Real Estate

43430 Mission Blvd. #100

Entertainment: To be announced

 

Saturday, December 21

Mission Barber

43279 Mission Blvd.
Entertainment: To be announced

 

Sunday, December 22

Robert J. Tisdale, D.V.M., Inc. at Mission Veterinary Center

43391 Ellsworth Street

Entertainment: To be announced

Monday, December 23

Old Mission San Jose

43300 Mission Blvd.

Entertainment: Ron McKean, Christmas Carols and the Opus 14 Spanish Organ

in the Old Mission Church followed by a piñata for the children

 

There are many references to the tradition of Las Posadas online.