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Spartanburg – Dickens of a Christmas – Now Cancelled

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UPDATE — CANCELLED — original post follows update…

“Dickens of A Christmas” canceled / TREE LIGHTING set for THURSDAY, Dec. 2, at 6:30 p.m., Denny’s Plaza

Most of you know that because of weather concerns, “A Dickens of A Christmas” scheduled for tonight has been canceled. “Dickens” will not be rescheduled this year.

However, Denny’s and the Spartanburg Downtown Association will host the Denny’s Tree Lighting beginning at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 2, at Denny’s Plaza. The Spartanburg Community Band will perform. There will be children’s activities – including ornament making and cookie decorating – in the lobby of the Denny’s building. Hot cocoa and cider will be available.

Mark your calendars for Nov. 29, 2011, (Tuesday after Thanksgiving) for the next “A Dickens of A Christmas.”

Thank you all for your support and patience.

Laura H. Corbin

Director of News Services

Wofford College

429 North Church Street

Spartanburg, SC 29303

864-597-4180 office

864-597-4179 fax

864-809-8963 cell

Please join us for the 17th Annual
Dickens of a Christmas
on Main Street in Downtown Spartanburg
from 6 to 9pm

Wear your rain hat & boots – and enjoy entertainment indoors and outdoors!

Enjoy strolling carolers, musicians, theatre, band and choral groups from many of our schools

Visit Santa in Daniel Morgan Square or inside The Sandwich Factory if rain

Have your family photo done in Victorian attire at The Sandwich Factory

Watch the 50 foot tree light up in Denny’s Plaza at the tree lighting ceremony at 7:30 pm hosted by Bill Drake

Free Carriage Rides around Richardson Park and Morgan Square

Food tents in Lewis Miller Park and along Main Street will provide a huge array of choices! Pizza, chili, hot dogs, crab cakes, grilled cheese, soups, chicken kabobs, egg rolls, Reuben sliders!

Please don’t let the rain keep you inside!
Come out and participate in the best holiday “kick off” of all! Support Dickens of a Christmas!!!!

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