Holiday

SAN FRANCISCO - JULY 4: Fireworks light up the Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco Bay as Americans celebrate Independence Day on July 4, 2006 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Bay Area July 4th Celebrations & Fireworks

It's the most common question asked every July 4th: "Where to watch the fireworks this year?"
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MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JUNE 05: Darth Vader and Stormtroopers attend adidas Host The Street Party at Coronation Street, ITV studios on June 5, 2010 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Shirlaine Forrest/Getty Images for adidas)

California State Legislature Declares May 4th as 'Star Wars Day'

The California Legislature voted Thursday to declare May 4 "Star Wars Day" in recognition of a Disneyland theme park slated to open later this month.
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From Matzah to Macaroons, Important Passover Traditions Explained

Gather your matzos and pour the wine, it’s time for Passover. Here’s a look at the meaning behind the holiday’s most important traditions.
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From Eating Ham to Painting Eggs, How Did These Become Easter Traditions?

It’s beginning to look a lot like Easter and that can only mean colored eggs, ham and chocolate bunnies. For Christians that also means heading to church to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ, but many of the rituals we associate with the holiday are not rooted in the Bible at all. Here are...
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Millions Welcome Spring by Celebrating Holi, the 'Festival of Colors'

The beginning of spring also signifies the start of the two-day celebration called Holi. This year’s holiday began yesterday and ends today. Observed for centuries, millions of Hindus around the world take part in the holiday, which is also known as the "Festival of Colors." Believers start the...
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Meet Chuy Gomez & Billy Vidal at the The Holiday Ice Rink

The Bay Area's favorite DJs will be at The Holiday Ice Rink to provide music to all the skaters! Chuy Gomez and DJ Billy Vidal will keep the party going so make sure you bring your family, friends, co-workers, or significant others! Don't miss out on hearing your favorite throwback songs while ice...
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Beautiful holdiay decorated room with Christmas tree with presents under it

When Do You Take Your Christmas Tree Down?

Christmastime is a joyous and special time of year, but it can also be a bit of problem for folks wrestling between keeping their homes tidy and getting every last bit of holiday spirit.
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