Days of Christmas at Temple Hill

Come and enjoy a wonderful night of peace and Christmas enchantment at Temple Hill. See the Christmas lights, give back at the Giving Machines, explore the true meaning of Christmas with a Nativity Tour, and feel the spirit of Christmas at one of the many performances. All activities are open to the public, free of charge, and family friendly. Follow the links below for more information about specific activities happening at Temple Hill.

Days of Christmas Hours

4770 Lincoln Ave, Oakland, CA 94602
(510) 328-0044

Monday: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Tuesday – Sunday: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM

Christmas Lights: Monday – Sunday: dusk – 9:00 PM

Free Parking.

Christmas Lights

The Oakland Temple Christmas Lights will shine every evening from dusk to 9:00 pm, November 26 through January 3, 2022. We invite everyone to come to witness the wonder of Christmas!

Nativity Tour

Celebrate the original Christmas story by taking a personal Temple Hill Nativity Tour at the Visitors’ Center. We invite you to explore the Christmas story as you are guided through inspiring works of art depicting Christ’s birth and early life. Tours are free and can be reserved at the Visitors’ Center.

Outside Tours

Take in breathtaking views with a free personalized tour of the Temple Hill grounds. Experience the Christmas lights from the roof gardens and get the best photo shots of the season. Free guided tours are available from dusk to 8:30 pm, ending at 9:00 pm, and can be arranged at the Visitors’ Center.


We have an amazing line up of shows and performances that are sure to lift your spirit. From the popular Scrooge! The Musical to the Nutcracker Ballet, there are lots of events for everyone to enjoy.

Events Schedule

= Tickets required. All events are free of charge.

November 24

TBD – Music Event

December 1

7 PM – Behold the Gift

December 2

7 PM – Behold the Gift

December 3

7 PM – Barbara Whitfield & Frank Chang

December 4

5 PM – Children’s Christmas Activity

7 PM – Travis AFB Band

December 5

7 PM – Soloists

December 8

7:30 PM – CRANDL Chamber Group

TBD – Posada Navideña

December 9

7 PM – Posada Navideña

December 10

7 PM – Handel’s Messiah Sing-Along

December 12

7 & 8 PM – Temple Hill Choir

December 15

7 PM –  Nutcracker Ballet

December 16

2 PM – Nutcracker Ballet

7 PM –

December 17

6 PM – Celebration of Christmas

December 21

7 PM – Floyd and Libbie Killen

December 22

7 PM –  Jenny Oaks Baker

December 23

5 PM – Christmas in Tonga

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