Santa Claus will begin his travels to Manhattan Beach neighborhoods Monday and conclude his visits Dec. 13.

Soroptimist International of Manhattan Beach, city firefighters, police reserves and several community groups will help Santa make his rounds.

The float carrying Santa and his helpers will set out at 5:30 each night, with the exception of Dec. 10, when St. Nick will start at 7p.m., and complete his rounds by about 9.

Santa's float stops only in the middle of blocks. Holiday music will announce Santa's arrival. Rain dates will not be rescheduled.

For more information, call the Michele Memmott at 310-545-4719.

Here are the scheduled days, starting points and general boundaries for Santa's nightly stops:

Monday: Starts at 19th Street and Ardmore Avenue. Manhattan Beach Boulevard, Ardmore Avenue and Pacific Avenue.

Tuesday: Starts at Blanche Road and 24th Street. 45th Street, Crest Drive, Rosecrans Avenue, Bell Avenue, 24th Street, Grandview Avenue, Marine Avenue and western city limits.

Wednesday: Starts at Blanche Road and 26th Street. 25th Street/Marine Avenue, Bell Avenue, Rosecrans Avenue, Pacific Avenue.

Thursday: Starts at 23rd Street and Wendy Way. Marine Avenue, Manhattan Beach Boulevard, Redondo Avenue and Aviation Boulevard.

Friday: Starts at Marine Avenue and John Street. Ardmore Avenue, Sepulveda Boulevard, Manhattan Beach Boulevard and Pacific Avenue.

Dec. 3: Starts at Second Street and Peck Avenue. Second Street, Aviation Boulevard, Artesia Boulevard and Peck Avenue.

Dec. 4: Starts at Second Street and Rowell Avenue. Second Street, Rowell Avenue, Artesia Boulevard and Sepulveda Boulevard.

Dec. 5: Starts at Dianthus and 11th streets. Manhattan Beach Boulevard, Sepulveda Boulevard, Longfellow Avenue and Ardmore Avenue.

Dec. 6: Starts at Sixth Street and Meadows Avenue. Eighth Street, Aviation Boulevard, Second Street and Sepulveda Boulevard.

Dec. 7: Starts at Eighth and Johnson streets. Manhattan Beach Boulevard, Aviation Boulevard, Eighth Street and Sepulveda Boulevard.

Dec. 10: From 6-7 p.m., the Santa float will be parked at the main pool of Manhattan Village. Route starts at 7 p.m. at 18th Street and Redondo Avenue. Marine Avenue, Redondo Avenue, Manhattan Beach Boulevard and Rowell Avenue.

Dec. 11: Starts at Meadows Avenue and Manhattan Beach Boulevard. Marine Avenue, Rowell Avenue, Manhattan Beach Boulevard and Sepulveda Boulevard.

Dec. 12: Starts at Pacific Avenue and Valley Drive. Rosecrans Avenue, Sepulveda Boulevard, Ardmore Avenue and Pacific Avenue.

Dec. 13: Starts at Ingleside Avenue and First Street. Marine Avenue, Grandview Avenue, 24th Street, 25th Street, Ardmore Avenue, southern and western city limits.

Go to www.simanhattanbeach.org/ for a map and complete details.