Town of Bakersville Announces Holiday Events
Upcoming Bakersville Events:
On December 10, 2011, Bethlehem Village will be in the Bakersville Creekwalk Park 6:00 pm-8:00 pm.
Be transported through time! Enter the bustling village of Bethlehem. Experience the sights and sounds surrounding Jesus' birth. After registering with the census-taker and money-changers, you'll encounter carpenters, dyers and weavers, potters, metal workers and tradespeople of all types...plus animals. You'll meet Roman Centurions, beggars, gossips and shepherds. And of course, your final destination will be the manger where you will meet the newborn baby Jesus.
Admission is free. Please join us!
Presented by: Bakersville Baptist Church, McKinney Cove Baptist Church, Roan Mtn. Baptist Church and others. Contact person: 828-385-2082
Market On Oak Special Holiday Offers
Free Handblown Glass Ornament with Purchase Special at the Market on Oak
Take home a beautiful handblown glass ornament from November 25-December 25 with your purchase of $100 or more.
Just in.... North Carolina Santa Print and Cards by Daryl Slaton
Buy Local Support Small Businesses
Local purchases support our small businesses, the tax base and keeps the economy alive in our county!
Christmas in Spruce Pine
Spruce Pine Main Street is sponsoring “Christmas In Spruce Pine” with events scheduled for the second week of December.
There will be a SANTA MAILBOX located on Locust Street for children to drop their letters to Santa Claus. Letters with a return address will be answered by Santa Claus himself! The mailbox will be set by December 12. Bring your children downtown for this milestone event and make memories that will last a lifetime by letting them place that all-important letter in the mailbox for Santa!
Participating businesses in downtown Spruce Pine will be decorating their store fronts and windows for a WINDOW DECORATING CONTEST. Come downtown to shop late and visit each storefront so you can place your vote for the winner on the Spruce Pine Main Street website at www.downtownsprucepine.com. All voting will be done by the public via website voting. Support your favorite storefront by voting online prior to December 17.
On December 13 Main Street will sponsor a FOOD DRIVE for needy families in the Spruce Pine area. Non-perishable food items may be dropped off on Oak Street between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. While you are downtown, shop late, and listen to old-fashioned Christmas Carols from local church choirs.
On December 14 The Pizza Shop on Oak Street in downtown will sponsor COCOA AND COOKIESOCIAL for children of all ages. The event will begin at 4:30 p.m. Bring your children to decorate cookies to enjoy with hot cocoa while listening to old-fashioned Christmas Caroling from local church choirs.
December 15 will be a TOY DRIVE on Locust Street to benefit local children. Please drop off an unwrapped, new toy at our box on Locust Street between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. Once again, sounds of the season will be filling the air, thanks to choirs from local churches. Shop late while you are downtown and get into the Christmas Spirit. Don’t forget to window shop and place your vote for your favorite decorated storefront.
Don’t want to drive an hour to sit on Santa’s lap? Visit us downtown on December 16 and December 17 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Any Christmas to have PICTURES WITH SANTA CLAUS. On site printing of these photographs will be available for $5 by Jean Moree Photography. You won’t want to miss this!
Spruce Pine Main Street will wrap up the festivities on the evening of December 17 will the DOWNTOWN TREE LIGHTING. The tree lighting event will begin at 5 p.m. and ending around 8 p.m. The winners of the storefront decorating contest will be announced and residents and guests will enjoy Christmas Carols by local church choirs.
You won’t want to miss these small-town Christmas events. Step back in time, and join your friends and neighbors in the community for an Olde Fashioned Christmas in Spruce Pine!
For details and more information contact Denise at 765-1981 or 561-629-4279 or go to our website at www.downtownsprucepine.com.