A home town Christmas Festival

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Parade & Courthouse Dome Lighting

There is something magical about a Christmas parade with all the lights and holiday cheer. Join us at 5:00 pm on Main St for the parade. Following the parade Santa will read a story, lead the community in caroling, and help light the courthouse dome lights before saying farewell and returning to the North Pole

Photos with Santa

The always favorite pictures with Santa will take place on the second floor as Spencer Evening World, captures children sharing their wishes with Santa.

Downtown Shopping

Holiday shoppers are welcomed with a distinctive assortment of merchandise, special promotions and refreshments from local exhibitors. Look for signs and visit Exhibitor’s Holiday Hall.

Christmas Cheer Silent Auction

Place a bid on a specially themed or handcrafted item and then check your bid throughout the day to assure your winning bid amount. Funds collect through the silent auction will help support the festival. The Silent Auction will be from 10a to 6p at Exhibitor’s Holiday Hall.

Fun For All

Spreading the holiday cheer with these fun activities: carnival, crafts, Santa visits, cookie decorating, story time, games, and carriage rides. Visit the courthouse from 1-4p for many great activities.

A Holiday movie

Enjoy a holiday movie at the Tivoli for FREE! A special YMCA youth dance class performance will take the stage at 10a with the movie to follow

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Oh the places you’ll go… with our handy festival map

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Window Decorating Contest

Join in the holiday festivities by decorating your display window and participating in the Christmas at the Square holiday window decorating contests! Windows decorating must be completed by December 2nd, 2016.


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Color Contest

2016 coloring contest page is here! Contest is open to students in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grades.

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Christmas Cheer Silent Auction

Can you help us by donating a product, service, or gift basket for our silent auction? Not sure what to donate? Let us shop for you with a simple cash donation to the auction. Funds raised will support the Christmas at the Square festival.

Cash donations requested by November 21, all other donations can be submitted Dec 2-3.

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Interested in Exhibiting?

Indoor and Outdoor exhibitor booths are available for vendors to showcase their products. Indoor spaces have all be reserved.

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Entertainment & Caroling

We are seeking carolers and entertainers to perform throughout the day’s festivities at the brunch, vendor spaces, silent auction, and courthouse activities. Churches, organizations, and individuals young and old are asked to join us for caroling around the courthouse as well as scheduled performances.

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Parade Entry

There is something magical about a Christmas parade with all the lights and holiday cheer. The Christmas parade will begin at 5:00pm with line up at the fairgrounds at 4:30pm. Showcase your business, organization or just join for the fun of it in the Christmas parade.

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Share Your Ugly Sweater

’tis the season… to rock an ugly Christmas sweater. We invite you to share a photo of you in your favorite ugly Christmas sweater to #iheartchristmasatthesquare or our Instagram page

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