Saturday, November 17, will feature a Christmas open house from 1-5:00 p.m. in historic downtown Staunton. Thirty-six stores will feature holiday treats for visitors while on the street will be strolling entertainment from Mary Baldwin Madrigal Singers and Dickens Carolers from the American Shakespeare Center.
1-4 pm: The Mountain Heritage Cloggers will perform at 15 East Beverley Street
2 pm: Rachel Brown will be signing her new book "Small Camel Follows the Star" at Pufferbellies.
1-4 pm: Ice Carving demonstrations in the Wharf with Don Swedberg from the Stonewall Jackson Hotel & Conference Center.
2-4 pm: Lexington Carriage Company at the Wharf offering rides to benefit the Children's Art Network Adults $5 & Children $3.
5 pm: Refreshments, carols from the Mary Baldwin College Madrigal Singers and a Magical Lighting Ceremony at the Community Bank Courtyard on Central Avenue.
5:30 pm: Mayor Lacy King will announce the winner* of the $500 giveaway. You must be present to win the $500 in Downtown Gift Cards.
* $500 Downtown Shopping Spree Giveaway! Visit 5 participating stores. Get 5 stamps on your entry before 5 pm and you could WIN!
Refreshments provided by Blue Mountain Coffees & Community Bank, while supplies last. This event is sponsored by Community Bank...Our name really says it all.