Venessa Ontiveros, 6, of Pleasant Hill, sits atop her dad Jose's shoulders to get a view of the Christmas Tree during the fifth annual Light up the Night tree-lighting in downtown Pleasant Hill, Calif., on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012. The event also featured pictures with Santa, the Studio A Dancers, horse-drawn carriage rides, and a holiday arts and crafts fair. (Doug Duran/Staff)