Thursday, March 29, 2012
With the scent of apple cider and hot chocolate lingering in the air, more than 10,000 people – clad in beanies, Santa hats, or wrapped in blankets – gathered on Manhattan Beach Boulevard by the Manhattan Beach pier on Sunday for the city’s 22nd annual holiday fireworks festival.
“It’s not just our city, but all of the South Bay comes down,” said Councilmember Richard Montgomery, who helped sponsor the event, along with Mayor Nick Tell and other local businesses and families. “You can sit with old friends, make new friends – above all, this is where you come together as a community.
Photos by Ken Pagliaro. (KPSurf.com).