Carencro Country Christmas
The 19th annual Carencro Country Christmas, sponsored by Carencro Business Association, will be Saturday, Dec. 3, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Carencro Community Center, 5115 N. University Ave.
Admission is free, but donations of food or toys for local projects will be accepted and appreciated.
Schedule of events:
9 a.m.-4 p.m. Traditional holiday entertainment by local choirs, talents, dancers, arts & crafts and delicious food. Performers include Beau Fisher, Heaven sound, Timeka Bazile, Classic Clarinets, Carencro Middle School, Christian Gospel Messengers, First Baptist Church of Carencro, and others.
10 a.m. – Santa Clause arrives in Carencro. Pictures with Santa in the studio at the Carencro Community Center.
2 p.m. – Carencro Children’s Christmas Parade Downtown, sponsored by Carencro Lions Club. This traditional family parade features seasonal floats, marching bands, upholding the holiday spirit, rolling through the streets of Carencro and ending with Santa himself.
The judging of homes and businesses for holiday decor will also be held during the day. Contact us if you want to be sure your home or business is included in the judging.
For more information call:
Booths, performance times – Margaret – 337-896-6686, 337-280-9570
Entertainment: Charles Brunt – 337-886-7211
Home/business decorating contest: Iva/Eldine – 337-896-6946, 337-233-5521, 337-896-6411
Parade: JoAnn Lee – 337-896-4147
An additional event on Dec. 3 is the CHS Bears 5k, starting at 8 a.m. Visit www.chsbears5k.com for details.