The Minnesota Valley Community Band presents its 35th annual “Holiday Pops” concert on Sunday, Dec. 4 at 3 p.m. in the auditorium of Chaska High School.

The 55-minute concert will feature a special arrangement of “Ding Dong Merrily on High,” Ralph Vaughan Williams’ “Fantasia on Greensleeves,” music from the beloved holiday films “Home Alone” and “The Polar Express” and Leroy Anderson’s “A Christmas Festival.”

Santa Claus will make an appearance at the free event and lead the kids in attendance in a march around the auditorium.

The audience can expect to hear a flute choir, a trombone ensemble and a brass quintet at the beginning of the concert. Light refreshments will be served after the concert in the commons.

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