Capitol Square businesses will host East Arlington First Lights on Saturday, December 1st from 1:00 to 5:00pm.
East Arlington will be busy with elves, carolers and plenty of holiday cheer on Saturday December 1st when Capitol Square businesses host this year’s East Arlington First Lights event. The annual holiday celebration will include entertainment for all ages, tree lighting, a holiday sing-a-long, shopping specials, and other holiday treats. All events are free.
Here’s a rundown of the activities for Saturday’s event:
- Capitol Theatre will show classic Christmas cartoons from 1 to 4 p.m..
- Elves will be busy twisting holiday balloons and helping kids make glitter ornaments at Artbeat
- Quebrada Baking Company will give out star cookies.
- Flora restaurant will hold their annual craft show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- There will be treats and store specials at all participating businesses, including Artbeat, Artwear, Maxima Gifts, 13Forest Gallery, and Salvage
- Carolers from Calvary Church, United Methodist will stroll the streets delivering holiday cheer
- Local musician Matt Dorson will lead a community sing-along at 4:30 p.m. followed by a tree lighting at the Capitol Theatre.