Arlington First Lights Celebration
December 7, 2013
Capitol Square businesses will host East Arlington First Lights on Saturday, December 7th from 12:00 to 5:00pm.
East Arlington will be busy with elves, carolers and plenty of holiday cheer on Saturday December 7th when Capitol Square businesses host this year’s East Arlington First Lights event. The annual holiday celebration will include entertainment for all ages, tree lighting, a holiday sing-a-long, shopping specials, and other holiday treats. All events are free.
Here’s a rundown of the activities for Saturday’s event:
• Capitol Theatre will show free classic Christmas cartoons
• Elves will be busy twisting holiday balloons and helping kids make glitter ornaments at Artbeat
• Take a picture with Santa at Tony’s All Sports Barber Shop
• Quebrada Baking Company will give out star cookies.
• There will be treats and store specials at all participating businesses, including Artbeat, LUV and Other Gifts, Artwear, Maxima Gifts, Quebrada Baking Company, 13Forest Gallery, and Salvage.
• Carolers will stroll the streets delivering holiday cheer
• There will be a community sing-along at 4:30 p.m. followed by a tree lighting at the Capitol Theatre.
After First Lights:
Adorn your table with a dazzling beaded votive candle holder at Artbeat. Choose from an assortment of sparkling jewels for the sides of votive and fill in the background with miniature glass beads in a variety of colors. They make great gifts, too! This evening workshop is for adults, and includes refreshments and discounted shopping throughout the evening. $10 or free with a minimum $10 purchase.
Saturday 12/7 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM