Alta Hometown Christmas

Friday, November 30, 2018

It’s that time of year! The magic of your hometown’s holiday season will be brought to you all in a day’s presentation at Hometown Christmas on Saturday, December 2. The Christmas light decorating contest categories this year are “elegant” and “creative.” Judging will be complete by Nov. 30.

Get into the Christmas spirit with the event schedule.

11 a.m. - 2 p.m.: Fireman’s Soup Luncheon at the Fire Station

12 - 12:30 p.m.: Free Christmas Cookie/Candy Exchange at White House 220 Cupcakery (pre-registration required)

12:30 - 4:30 p.m.: Walk through Nativity scenes at the United Methodist Church (restrooms available)

1 - 3 p.m.: Alta Community Library Tour of Trees

1 p.m.: Craft beer exchange at White House 220

1 - 4 p.m.: Open houses at participating businesses; Craft/vendor fair at Scooter’s

2 p.m.: Santa arrives at the Alta Community Library

2 - 3 p.m.: Make N Take Reindeer Cupcake at White House 220

2 - 4 p.m.: Horse-drawn wagon rides available (weather permitting.) Sponsored by Alta Community Chamber

3 p.m.: Christian Christmas Concert / Prodigal Sons at Welcov; Dance performance by the Alta-Aurelia Drill Team at Roxy Theater

4:15 p.m.: Prize giveaway at Roxy Theater

5 - 7 p.m.: Free chili and chili cook off at St. Paul Lutheran Church

5 p.m.: Christmas tree lighting, followed by cider and coffee at Buffalo Ridge

The following Alta businesses are participating in this year’s Hometown Christmas:

• Abel Acres

• Alta Community Library

• Aronson Plumbing & Heating

• Buffalo Ridge Cafe

• Bunjes Landscaping

• Casey’s

• The Country Store

• Fresh Cream Market

• Greene Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning

• MARK Boutique

• The Olive Branch

• Parcel Landscaping

• PeopleWorks

• Peterson Jewelry

• Power Solutions

• Real Estate Specialists

• Scooter’s

• Welcov

• White House 220 Cupcakery