Hermitage Announces Holiday Celebration Event Schedule

****Hermitage Holiday Light Parade Festival***

NOV 17th Friday night
– “East, Drink & Be Merry Around Hermitage”

NOV 18th Saturday
– 2pm – 5pm – Kids Activities inside Shenango Valley Mall
– 3pm & 5pm – Ice Sculpting in SV Mall Parking Lot
– 4pm – 8pm – Vendor Area in SV Mall Parking Lot
– 5:40pm – FIREWOKS
– 5:50pm – FUN RUN
– 6:00pm – *** PARADE ***

In conjunction with the 20th annual Hermitage Holiday Light Up Parade, the City of Hermitage will be holding a Holiday Light Festival!

The festival will begin Friday night (November 17th) with “Eat, Drink and Be Merry” featuring local Hermitage dining and drinking establishments. There will food and drink specials and a chance to win prizes if patrons make it to all participating locations!
***Please follow our event page for more details on how you can participate in this event***

Festival activities begin again Saturday morning at the local Shenango Valley Mall!

Inside the mall will feature a kid’s area from 2-5 pm.
Activities include:
-Face painting
-Bouncy houses
-Magicians and more!
***First 100 kids will receive a free Hermitage Holiday Light Parade Festival T Shirt***

Outside the mall, tents will be set up in the parking lot featuring ice sculpting and Holiday vendors from 4-8 pm. Grab some food and drink and shop a little before the start of the parade!

****Fireworks will begin at 5:40 pm****

At the finish of the Fireworks, at 5:50 pm, the Hickory Cross Country Team will host the Merry Xmas Mile.
Visit https://www.smileymiles.com/Event%20Calendar/November%20Events.html
for more info or email barrymclaughlin51@yahoo.com to register.

During the parade and festival, we will post an interactive poll for spectators to vote on their favorite float.

We will also be holding a photo contest!! Snap a photo of a float, your friends at the festival, etc. and tag the photo #hermitageholiday

We will vote on the best pic featuring the hashtag #hermitageholiday and post the winner following the day of the parade! The photo winner will receive a prize and recognition on our Facebook and website!!

Please make sure to follow this event and our Facebook page @hermitagepa for the latest times and events leading up to the 6 pm start of the parade!

It will be an entire weekend of Hermitage Holiday Fun!

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News Reporter