Organizers have assembled a tentative list of events for the 2013 “It’s a White County Christmas” celebration slated for November 22-December 21.
Schedule of Events (subject to change)
Friday, Nov. 22
6 p.m. Official Tree-lighting ceremony; Veteran’s Memorial Park
6 p.m. Chocolate tasting (HCE); Farm Bureau Building
5-8 p.m. White County Historical Society Museaums will be open
4-7 p.m. White County Merchants Holiday Stroll
Saturday; Nov. 23
9a.m. to 3 p.m. Holiday Craft Show; Farm Bureau Building
9a.m. Wabash Chapter of DAR Festival of Trees; Old National Bank
Noon Soup and sandwiches; White County Senior Center
TBD Reindeer Run/Walk
Saturday; Nov. 30
10 a.m. It’s A White County Christmas Parade
- Elect a Scrooge winner to be announced, will serve as Honorary Parade
- Santa Claus officially arrives
11-2 p.m. Santa visits at his headquarters; Veteran’s Memorial Park
Sunday; Dec. 1
TBD Messiah presentation; location to be announced later
Sunday; Dec. 7
7-10a.m. Breakfast with Santa; American Legion
Saturday; Dec. 14;
9a.m.-3p.m. Holiday Craft Show; White County Fairgrounds; proceeds to benefit Operation Be a Blessing, helping children with cancer and other childhood disease.
TBD; HO HO Radio; Santa will be available for live call-in conversations with the children and parents; WRUL 97.3 FM.
Santa will be visiting with the children each weekend from Nov. 30 through Dec. 21.