Saturday, November 23, 2019
~Bring Your Family and Kick Off the Holiday Season~
The 2019 Dungannon Christmas Festival will be held on Saturday, Nov. 23rd. Get a head start on Christmas Shopping from 11:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., as crafts and food vendors will be set up inside Dungannon Intermediate School. Some of this year’s vendors will be selling handcrafted jewelry items, scarves, lotions, candles, wreaths, primitive items, handcrafted wooden signs, apple pies and peanut butter candy.
The Kids Fun Zone will include free admission to the inflatable bounce rides. Kids must be supervised by an adult.
Santa’s Mailbox will be set up inside the school gym. Bring your letter to Santa and send it on an express journey to the North Pole. Include a self-addressed, stamped envelope with the kid’s name and Santa will write back!
Dungannon Intermediate School will also have a bingo fundraiser in the cafeteria and will be selling food — Bingo games will start after the Santa Train.
The 77th Annual Santa Train will pull into town around 12:03 p.m. Dungannon United Methodist Church and Dungannon First Baptist Church will be handing out free cookies, coffee and hot cocoa at the train. Southern Revival will be providing music at the train stop.
At 2:30 p.m. Santa and Mrs. Claus along with one of Santa’s special elves will be at the school to greet children and hand out treat bags while supplies last. Parents bring a camera to capture that special moment.
The Dungannon Development Commission, Inc. wishes many thanks to all the volunteers, businesses and organizations that help make this event possible. Special thanks to Fairway Ford and Courtesy Chevrolet for being a Platinum Sponsor for this year’s event. The 2019 event marks the 13th Annual Dungannon Christmas Festival that Dungannon Development Commission, Inc. has coordinated.
For more information on the Festival contact Dungannon Development Commission, Inc. at (276) 467-2306.
Event times are subject to change.