Christmas movie in the park and bike ride around town
Published 12:02 pm Thursday, November 30, 2023
The City of Elizabethton Parks and Recreation along with the Elizabethton Carter County Public Library will present a special Christmas movie in the park at Edwards Island Park Saturday at 6 p.m.
Featured will be “Home Alone.”
Those attending should bring a blanket or lawn chair and dress for the weather.
Coming up Dec. 7 at 6 p.m. is the “Jingle Bell Ride,” a family-friendly community bike ride.
Sponsored by the Elizabethton Chamber of Commerce and Carter County Tourism, those wishing to participate are asked to meet at Edwards Island Parking Lot (across from Riverside Taphouse) by 6 p.m. and wear their ugliest light-up flare for a ride around town to see the Christmas lights and decorations.
All ages are welcome and are required to follow all safety and road regulations. The ride will finish at the Riverside Taphouse for Jungle Ales and food. Prizes will be awarded to the best dressed.
Also coming up Dec. 9 at 3 p.m. is Christmas at the Covered Bridge Park & Storytime with Santa. This event will be prior to the Elizabethton Christmas Parade at 6 p.m.
There will be special character appearances, a Christmas village and music, a Letters to Santa station, and free hot chocolate and cookies.