There is no denying it. The Holiday Season is here! It’s like a warm blanket on a cold winter day – cozy, comforting, and full of joy. It’s a time when families come together, not just for presents and feasts, but for the simple pleasure of being in each other’s company.
From the excitement of decorating the tree to the anticipation of opening gifts on Christmas morning, the holiday season is packed with moments that make our hearts sing. But more than the traditions and activities, it’s the feeling of togetherness that makes this time so special.
We all get caught up in the hustle and bustle of everyday life, but the holiday season reminds us to slow down, appreciate the little things, and cherish the people who matter most. It’s a time to give back to those in need, spread some holiday cheer, and make the world a little brighter.
Look at us getting all warm and fuzzy! Seriously though, this holiday season, take a moment to soak it all in. Hug your loved ones a little tighter, savor the delicious food, and create memories that will last a lifetime. Happy holidays from FresYes!
The 94th Annual Christmas Parade
The Annual Christmas Parade is back on December 2, 2023! This year’s theme is “Winter Wonderland on Fulton Street” so get ready for a white Christmas. Enjoy festive floats and performances in a joyful procession of lights, music, and holiday cheer. Stick around after the festivities for photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus, arts and crafts and more!
Date: December 2nd, 2023
Location: Downtown Fresno, Fulton Street
Time: 11:00am – 1:00PM
Now, speaking of “Winter Wonderland”, we all know the words. Did you know it was written in 1934 and has been recorded a few times by different artists. Oh, and by “a few” we mean more than one hundred and fifty professional recordings! Really! Of those 150 versions it’s been done in rockabilly, R&B, country, jazz, gospel, and even heavy metal styles.
If you want to take a trip down the Winter Wonderland rabbit hole here’s a short list of some of the very different styles. Pick your singer and give each a go!
- Michael Bublé
- The Saturday Night Live Cast
- Ella Fitzgerald
- Fleming & John – Winter Wonderland-Misty Mountain Hop
- Darlene Love
- Doris Day
- Tommy Emmanuel and Annie Sellick
- Selena Gomez
- The Roches
- Harry Connick, Jr.
- Alexander O’Neal
- Bing Crosby
- Heavy Metal
- and we couldn’t leave out a Bluegrass version
What is your favorite “Winter Wonderland”?
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YOUR HAIKU OF THE DAY:
Twinkling lights aglow,
Warming hearts in winter’s chill,
Christmas spirit bright.