By: Jessie Williams
On Saturday, December 11, 2021, you and yours are cordially invited to attend the highly anticipated holiday event – Christmas on the Square!
Bring the family out to the Lafayette Public Square from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. for a variety of activities including tree lighting & MCHS Band in Christmas concert at 6 p.m., free train rides for both kids and adults sponsored by the Lafayette Police Department, a musical performance by The Treble Makers with Amy Walworth, refreshments, storytelling at Macon Department Store, holiday art projects for kids, ATV rides will be provided by Lafayette Fire & Rescue and Macon Power Sports, photos with Santa, Mickey & Minnie Mouse, & other characters, and the Lafayette Fire Department will have a fire truck on display.
Santa will be available on the courthouse lawn to visit with children.
Randy East and Cherry Cole have been named this year’s Christmas on the Square emcees.
As in years past, guests of Christmas on the Square are eligible to enter to win several cash giveaways totaling $1,000 sponsored by participating merchants on the square. Winners must be present to win. You may register for the drawings at any of the participating businesses.
Participating merchants include Gibson’s Cafe, Macon Bank & Trust, Macon County Chronicle, Cathy’s Flowers & Gifts, Johnson’s Jewelers, Macon Department Store, McClard’s Gifts, Citizens Bank, Gallery 102, B&R Bargain Store, Linda’s Cakes & Catering, Health Nut, 615 Boutique, Inspirations, SheBrews, and Russell Brown, Attorney.
Haven’t finished your Christmas shopping yet? Participating merchants on the square will also be offering guests holiday specials throughout the day.
Please remember that for everyone’s safety, there will be no parking on the square during this event.
So come on out and celebrate the season with us at this year’s Christmas on the Square! We can’t wait to see you!
To inquire about further details please call Kathryne at (615) 888-6500 or the Macon County Chronicle office at (615) 688-6397.