Sparks is kicking off their holiday season with a holly jolly weekend of festivities!
The Hometowne Christmas Parade: Celebrating 150 years of Nevada Heritage honors the Sesquicentennial – 150 years of Statehood for Nevada! Come downtown on December 7 for a traditional Christmas parade along with entertainment, photos with Santa, and arts and crafts. The tree lighting ceremony will be Friday night with the parade on Saturday at 1pm.
Tree Lighting Ceremony
Friday December 6, 2013 6:30-7:00 pm
Gather ‘round as Mayor Martini turns the lights on the glorious tree. Event includes carolers and great entertainment. New surprises are afoot, come and be a part! Refreshments courtesy of John Ascuaga’s Nugget.
Hometowne Christmas Parade
Saturday, December 7, 2013, Parade: 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Come down early and get hot chocolate compliments of Living Stones Church. Check in on Santa at Santa’s Village in the Schoolhouse, where the elves from the Boys and Girls Clubs keep the Santa in merry mood. Warm up with great Christmas shopping at the Hometowne Craft Faire in the Heritage Museum and Cultural Center, at Victorian and Pyramid Highway.
Ugly Sweater Run
Saturday, December 7 at 10:00am.
Registration available at Scheels Customer Service starting November 1, 2013.
FEE: $20 OR New Toy Donation – 100% of the proceeds will benefit Toys for Tots!