Fun lights up Soboba Christmas celebration

Santa and some helpers greet each vehicle at the drive-thru Soboba Christmas Party, Saturday, Dec. 12, making sure each child receives a present. Valley News/Soboba Band of Luiseño Indians photo
Soboba Band of Luiseño Indians Special to Valley News The annual Soboba Tribal Christmas Party hosted by the Parks and Recreation Department took on a different look this year, but the laughter and joy were present as always. Families who reserved a spot for the drive-thru event were treated to live holiday music from DJ Mike Nevarez as they were guided past trunks trimmed with festive decorations and tasty giveaways. “Blessings and good health to everyone,” Nevarez said as he welcomed each family by name during the allotted time frame they were given to make the ride as smooth as possible. “We want to thank all the volunteers who donated their time and gifts to make this a merry Christmas.” Community members set up tables and handed out sweets to children riding in th
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