The City of Douglas will host the 4th Annual Christmas Light Expo & Santa’s Village this weekend.
Santa Claus is coming to town-Santa is getting ready to make his annual visit to Castro Park on Saturday. He will be there at 4 p.m. for pictures and to listen to children's fondest wishes for the holidays. There is a full. evening of activities on tonight nd a full day on Saturday at the park. Earlier on Saturday, at 9 a.m. at the4 Douglas Elks Lodge, located directly across from the park at 10th Street, Children can enjoy “Breakfast with Santa.” The annual event, sponsored by The Daily Dispatch and participating merchants, features a free all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast for children and the cost is only $1 for adults. All funds will be presented to the Elks Lodge for their youth programs.
Schedule of events:
Friday, December 7
5:00 p.m. Vendors opening
DHS Dance Team
Music and games - FREE Hay Rides – FREE
6:30 p.m. Tree Lighting
Saturday, December 8
10:00 a.m. Douglas High School
11:00 a.m. D.J. Tech FX
12:00 noon Rudolph Picture Time
1:00 p.m. Grinch and Shrek
2:00 p.m. Cinderella Picture Time
3:00 p.m. Cat in the Hat Picture Time
4:00 p.m. Santa Arrives and Pictures
until 7:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. All Characters Picture Time
6:00-. Vendors, games open,
9:00 p.m Music
Games are Free to all youth, prizes and candy will be given out Free as well.
Games include : Reindeer Toss, Frosty’s slap shot, Christmas Tree Balloon Pop, Grinch Frisbee Toss, Bernard’s Shoot Out, Mrs. Claus Hoop Shoot, and Rudolph’s Insta-Snow Area
Vendors: Tacos Pepe, Mexican Cuisin, Elotes Pepe, Corn Cocktail, Mrs. Monica Canez, Hot Chocolate, baked goods, phone charms, bracelets, Tradicion Mexicana, Mexican Pottery & Decorations, J N J Jewelry N Art, Hand Made jewelry, Dolls, Dresses, etc., Girl Scout Troop, Douglas Brats Softball, Menudo and Hot Chocolate
Vendors are still welcome as well as musical performers.
For information contact Douglas Recreation Division at 364-2496.