Christmas In God’s Country 11/20 & 11/21

CIGCTHE HONDO AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE INVITES YOU TO BRING THE KIDS OUT FOR THE ANNUAL CHRISTMAS IN GOD’S COUNTRY THIS WEEKEND, WITH THIS YEAR’S THEME CELEBRATING THE RAILROAD. IT’S ALL GOING ON AT THE LOADING DOCK, ALONG 18TH STREET, DOWNTOWN AND ALL ALONG HIGHWAY 90. MERCHANTS ARE OFFERING GREAT SAVINGS, AND THEY’LL ALL BE OPEN LATE FOR YOUR CHRISTMAS SHOPPING.THE FUN STARTS AT 5 ON FRIDAY EVENING WITH VENDORS, SHOPPING AND FOOD DOWNTOWN, PLUS HONDO CELEBRITIES ON ICE AT THE SKATING RINK. AFTER THAT, THE RINK’S OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. ENJOY THE LAMP POST STROLL AND CONTEST AND VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE. THE COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY IS AT 6 PM AND THERE’S TIME WITH SANTA UNTIL 9. FOR THE TEENAGERS, THERE’S ICE SKATING AND A CONCERT FROM 8 ‘TIL 10. THERE’S MORE FUN ALL DAY ON SATURDAY WITH MORE THAN 100 VENDORS SET UP ALONG THE RAILROAD, THE SKATING RINK WILL BE OPEN, SANTA WILL BE IN TOWN, AND THE COMMUNITY STAGE SHOW FEATURES LOCAL ENTERTAINERS. AND DON’T MISS THE NIGHT PARADE THROUGH THE STREETS OF DOWNTOWN HONDO STARTING AT 7 P.M. KCWM WILL BE BROADCASTING THE PARADE. IT’S THE ANNUAL CHRISTMAS IN GOD’S COUNTRY THIS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.