Las Posadas, a holiday tradition, has been produced by the FCAC and sponsored by the Old Mission San Jose in Fremont annually since 1982. Join us as we celebrate the advent season and the 40th anniversary of this tradition with performances by local musical artists for 9 nights beginning December 15.
Free – this year’s event will be primarily virtual but opening and final nights will also be live!
We have a variety of performances donated by the following artists especially for this year’s event.
All performances begin at 7 pm; admittance at 6:45.
Advance Registration for virtual events (December 16 – 22) required by noon, day of performance. Register by email: LasPosadasFCAC@earthlink.net. You will be registered for all performances and can attend any or all evenings. A link to the Zoom event will be emailed to registered attendees. Attendance is limited to 100 per night.
December 15 – LIVE PERFORMANCE + virtual – Kristy Del Rio and her Merry Band
Meet at 6:30 pm on the steps of Mission San Jose, 43300 Mission Blvd., Fremont, CA 94539 for caroling and procession to Mission Coffee, 151 Washington Blvd, for the live performance.
Virtual performances: Friday December 16 through Thursday, December 22.
Get in the mood with opening artist Jo Ann Schriner and her Christmoose Piano Classics
December 16 – Center Stage Singers
December 17 – Scottish Fiddlers; also Connie Chew
December 18 – Christmas with the Keatings
December 19 – The Palm Hill Bell Choir
December 20 – Kurt & Knuti’s 70’s Christmas; also Jo Ann Landers as Mrs. Claus, “How the Grinch Stole Christmas”
December 21 – Peak Performers “Warm Winter Favorites,” Al Minard, “The Night Before Christmas”
December 22 – Santa’s Tallest Elves
December 23 – LIVE PERFORMANCE (virtual TBD) – Ron McKean, Organist
Meet at 6:30 pm on the steps of Mission San Jose, 43300 Mission Blvd., Fremont, CA 94539 for caroling and procession to the pinata and children’s party; then on to the sanctuary for the special organ concert.
There are many references to the tradition of Las Posadas on-line. Here is one good example.