2013 Christmas lighting to be held
HOISINGTON —Come to Hoisington Friday evening, Nov. 29 as they start the Christmas season off right. The Hoisington annual Christmas Lighting is scheduled for Friday after Thanksgiving 5:30 p.m. at the Hoisington Chamber of Commerce, 123 N. Main.
Children are encouraged to make an outdoor Christmas ornament to hang on the lighted Christmas tree that will be in the chamber yard.
Listen to Christmas carols as they wait for Santa’s arrival. Santa is slated to arrive shortly after 5:30 p.m. ready to visit with the youngsters. Each child will receive a gift from Santa, a chance to tell Santa their secret wish, give him a hug and register for a chance to win Chamber Gift Certificates.
In conjunction with Santa’s arrival the Hoisington Chamber of Commerce will offer free hay rack rides as children wait for their turn to visit with Santa.
The 2013 Hoisington Chamber of Commerce Promotion Committee invites everyone to come down and join in singing Christmas Carols enjoy some hot cocoa and cookies and cheer in the 2013 Christmas Season.
2013 Hoisington Home Decorating Contest to be held
HOISINGTON —The Hoisington Chamber of Commerce Promotion Committee will once again sponsor the Home Decorating Contest. This year there will be three Hoisington Gift Certificates given to the Best Decorated Residences for the 2013 Christmas Season.
To be eligible for the contest, Hoisington residents must register with the Chamber of Commerce by Thursday, Dec. 12. First Place will be awarded a $75 Certificate, second place, $60 and $40 for third place. Gift Certificates can be redeemed at participating Hoisington Businesses. Residences will be judged between 7 and 9 P.M. on Thursday, Dec. 12. Call the Chamber office at 620-653-4311 to register an entry.
Santa’s hours in Hoisington
HOISINGTON —Santa’s House will be open Saturday afternoons from 1-3 p.m. Saturdays, Dec. 7 and Dec. 21, and 6:30-8 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 12. Santa’s House will be located in front of the Hoisington Chamber of Commerce at 123 N. Main Street.