In this 2009 photo, Christina Deierling, of Snohomish, lights candles along the Riverfront Trail in old Snohomish, despite objections from her little dog, Bella, who appeared quite nervous about the flame in the bag. When the lighting was finished, people took a candlelight walk to celebrate the winter solstice. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

In this 2009 photo, Christina Deierling, of Snohomish, lights candles along the Riverfront Trail in old Snohomish, despite objections from her little dog, Bella, who appeared quite nervous about the flame in the bag. When the lighting was finished, people took a candlelight walk to celebrate the winter solstice. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

500 candles light the way for Snohomish’s solstice river walk

The Winter Solstice Candlelight River Walk is 4 to 7 p.m. Dec. 21 along the Riverfront Trail.

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