The Plaza theater tradition of screening classic Christmas flicks every year, coinciding with the Christmas tree lighting downtown, resumes this month.

For the last few years, San Jacinto Plaza has been undergoing a huge makeover which interrupted things. Now that it's all fixed up, the the Celebration of Lights starts this weekend and the movies are back too!

See some of your favorites on the big screen December 16th with “A Christmas Story” at 1pm; the first “Home Alone” at 3:30pm and “It’s a Wonderful Life” at 7pm. Then, December 18th, watch “The Muppet Christmas Carol" at 1pm “White Christmas” at 3:30 pm and  “The Santa Clause” at 6pm.

Tickets are on sale now for only $2! Get yours at the Plaza Theatre Box Office, Ticketmaster outlets, by phone at 800-745-3000 or online at

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