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Christmas Tree and Dreidel Lighting ushers in 2017 holiday season

November 02, 2017

Tree & Dreidel DisplayThe 30-foot Christmas tree and dreidel display lightings help kick off the holiday season at Newtown Park on Thursday, Nov. 30 and will feature Santa, his reindeer, and other fun activities.

Festivities start at 6 p.m. on the Park Place event lawn at Newtown Park. 

Old St. Nick will hear youngsters’ wish lists. Free hot chocolate and coffee will be available while they last, and s’mores, too! The food truck, Big C’s Chicago Kitchen, will be on-hand selling tasty pizza, hotdogs, and more. The Johns Creek Veterans Association will also be selling food. There will be crafts, music, and kids' activities. The celebration concludes at 8 p.m.

Guests are invited to sign giant holiday cards for military personnel at our three Georgia veterans’ hospitals. The city is also collecting new, unwrapped toys for Toys for Tots, be sure to bring one to the event or to City Hall. Donations are being accepted through mid-December.