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Story published: 11-09-2010 • Print ArticleE-mail Story to a Friend

Erwin Tree-Lighting moved to Nov. 20

Erwin’s 8th annual Tree-Lighting Ceremony has been moved to Saturday, Nov. 20 to coincide with special events scheduled by the Downtown Merchants Association.

Festivities will begin at Erwin Town Hall at 5 p.m. and will include special performances, music and the reading of Twas’ the Night Before Christmas. A special visit by Santa will also be included in the line-up of events. Festivities will conclude with the lighting of the town of Erwin Christmas tree. Hot chocolate and cookies will be available during the ceremony.

The tree-lighting was originally scheduled for Nov. 27.

For more information on the tree-lighting ceremony, call the Chamber of Commerce at 743-3000.