Join the Spirit of Danville Pre-Holiday Shopping and Dining Event, 5-9 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 12 in Downtown Danville, the Danville Livery and the Rose Garden Shopping Center. Shops are open late, free trolley rides, retail and restaurant discounts, free gifts, free gift wrapping, and plenty of holiday cheer! Kid's night drop-off for a nominal fee. Tickets are $5 and benefit the San Ramon Valley schools. Tickets can be purchased from La Buena Vida at 806 Sycamore Valley Rd. W.; Molly's Pup-Purr-ee at 425 Hartz Ave. and KRV at 740 Camino Ramon. Visit www.discoverdanvilleca.com or www.srvef.org/spiritofdanville.com.