The Vermont Veterans’ Home and the Bennington Area Chamber of Commerce invite locals and visitors to participate in their annual collaboration, “Bennington’s Home for the Holidays Celebration” which includes the annual lighting of the community tree at the Vermont Veteran’s Home on Wednesday December 6th.
Starting at 5:30pm, the public is invited onto the Veterans’ Home front yard to enjoy the lighting of the community tree. Featured at the community tree lighting ceremony will be the Mount Anthony Union High School choir, keynote dignitaries, and a special visit from Santa Claus himself!
After the lighting ceremony, the public is invited to walk along the lit path of the Deer Park with a possible visit from St. Nick’s special friends, the reindeer. The lit path will guide the public to an open house at the Area Chamber of Commerce at 100 Memorial Veterans’ Drive. Featured at the Chamber starting at 6:30pm will be a warm appetizers, warm holiday drinks, and the opportunity for the community to give to the Spirit of Sharing initiative.
Join us as we welcome all to experience a “home for the holidays” celebration that’s sure to get everyone in the mood for the season! For more information please call the Bennington Area Chamber at 802.447.3311.