Light the Park, presented by TDS, will be hosted by the Farragut Business Alliance on Monday, November 28 from 6 to 7pm at Founders Park at Campbell Station.
The community is invited to enjoy youth choir performances of holiday favorites and seasonal refreshments. The main event will be Farragut Mayor Ralph McGill, along with other members of the Farragut Board of Mayor and Aldermen, flipping the giant switch and lighting the park with tens of thousands of lights which includes 60 lighted trees, garland pole wraps and much more. A special guest may also make a surprise appearance! Attendees are encouraged to share their photos during the event on social media using the hashtag #LightFarragut.
Additional sponsors to date include SouthEast Bank, Costco Wholesale, and Horne Properties. Stay tuned to farragutbusiness.com for details about performers, refreshments and additional sponsors. The event is free and will be held rain or shine.
Founders Park at Campbell Station is located at 405 N. Campbell Station Road. A limited amount of parking is available at the park, but additional parking can be found at Farragut Primary School, located just north of the park on N. Campbell Station Road.
Families are invited to meet Santa, enjoy holiday fun at Celebrate the Season
The Farragut Beautification Committee will present the 23nd annual Celebrate the Season on Thursday, December 1 from 4:30 to 7pm at the Farragut Town Hall. The community is invited to enjoy the beautiful Town Hall holiday decorations, sample treats and enjoy the numerous activities and performances being offered.
Celebrate the Season will feature photos with Santa beginning at 4:30pm with the final number for photos handed out at 6pm. In addition, families will hear musical performances by the TNT Mountain Dulcimer Trio, the Bearden United Methodist Church Children’s Bell Choir (kids in the audience can learn a tune on the bells too!), the Farragut High School Madrigal Singers, and the Farragut Middle School Chorus. Other activities will include cookie decorating, a craft and Farragut Museum tours.
Photos with Santa will be taken with a digital camera and will be available for purchase after the event on a designated photo website. Instructions for viewing and ordering photos will be given to parents that evening. Parents are also welcome to take photos with their personal cameras.
The musical performance schedule is as follows:
TNT Mountain Dulcimer Trio – 4:30-5:15pm
Farragut Middle School Chorus – 5:15-5:30pm
Bearden United Methodist Children’s Bell Choir – 5:30-6:15pm
Farragut High School Madrigal Singers – 6:15- 6:45pm
The Farragut Town Hall is located at 11408 Municipal Center Drive across from the Farragut Branch Post Office. For more information about Celebrate the Season, please visit www.townoffarragut.org or contact Arleen Higginbotham at [email protected] or 218-3375.