SamTrans Returns to Redwood City’s Hometown Holidays Parade


Media Contact: Mahmoud Abunie, 650-730-6201

On Saturday, December 10, a custom decorated SamTrans holiday bus will make its 11th appearance in downtown Redwood City for the annual Hometown Holidays Festival & Parade.

Festivities will take place, rain or shine, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Courthouse Square. The parade begins at 4:30 p.m. and ends at approximately 5:30 p.m. SamTrans will have free SamTrans-branded Santa hats for attendees, while supplies last.

In addition to the parade, this free, family-friendly holiday event will include live entertainment, carnival rides, photos with Santa in the History Museum, and a children’s carnival.


About the San Mateo County Transit District: The San Mateo County Transit District operates 70 SamTrans routes throughout San Mateo County. Funded in part by a half-cent sales tax, the San Mateo County Transit District also provides administrative support for Caltrain and the San Mateo County Transportation Authority. The San Mateo County Transit District has provided bus service to San Mateo County customers since 1976. 

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