There are only a few weeks left until Christmas, and the festivities are underway in Sanford! The annual Sanford Christmas Parade was last Monday night, if you missed it make sure to check out our photo gallery from the event.
Tomorrow, Friday, December 6th, the annual Depot Park Tree & Train Lighting will be taking place at Depot park in downtown Sanford. The event runs from 6:00pm – 10:00pm. Come down to see Santa light up Depot park and enjoy performances, beverages, shopping, sledding, and more! The Tree & Train lighting is made possible by the many volunteers who work at the event and by sponsors such as Adcock & Associates.
Opening this weekend at the Temple Theater, Away in the Basement tells the story of a group of women preparing a Sunday School Christmas Program. There will be shows Thursday through Sunday each weekend until December 22nd. This play is sure to be hilarious, charming, and heartwarming, so don’t miss it! Visit the Facebook event page to see showtimes, buy tickets and learn more.
Finally, don’t miss a free concert from the Lee County Community Orchestra at the Mann Center. The show, Mingled Merriment: Nostalgic Melodies & Holiday Tunes, will feature your some of your favorite holiday songs performed by talented members of our community! There will be shows at 3:00pm and 7:30pm on Saturday, December 7th.
Some of the most exciting events of the season are happening this weekend, don’t miss your chance to get into the holiday spirit!