Lights on Main ~ Nov. 26th

The Mullica Hill event that’s been voted Best of Gloucester County for the past three years in a row is back and better than ever!  Lights on Main – a celebration of the Christmas Season will be held on November 26th from 6pm to 10pm on Main St.  Admission is free for all and it’s a great way to enjoy visiting with friends and neighbors while kicking off the season and getting in the holiday spirit!

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Enter the Lights on Main Christmas Trivia Giveaway for some festive fun and a chance to win a gift card for a delicious night of Main Street dining.

The highlight of Lights on Main is the annual Tree Lighting.  Gather in front of the Historical Society to watch as the giant tree is lit, signaling the start of the holiday season.  After the Tree Lighting, step inside Old Town Hall to warm up with some apple cider and holiday cookies.

Gingerbread Man decorating, sponsored by Harrison Township Recreation Commission, is just one of the fun-filled activities available at this year’s Lights on Main!  Kids can also visit the Mullica Hill Art Center for some fun holiday crafting!

Hop on the Christmas train at Folwell & Main St. for a relaxing ride up and down Main Street.  Or, sit back, relax and experience horse-drawn carriage rides.

There will be plenty of vendors offering food and refreshments up and down the street and your favorite shops and restaurants will be open late.

Holy Tomato Too will be hosting an early bird special on North Main Street – stop in before 6pm – and you can also stop by blueplate for some Holiday Cheer!

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Be sure to bring your camera and don’t miss out on these awesome photo opportunities:

1. Show your holiday spirt with Mr. and Mrs. Claus in Old Town Hall
2. Take a seat on Santa’s Magical Sleigh
3. Hang out with the Elf on the Shelf

Lights on Main 2016 is sure to be the best one yet!  We hope to see you there!

Lights on Main 2015 Mullica Hill Tree Lighting ~ Nov. 28th

Lights on Main 2015Voted Best of Gloucester County for the last two years, Lights on Main will light up the sky along the Main Street Historic District in Mullica Hill on Saturday, Nov. 28. Festivities will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. A tree-lighting ceremony will take place at 7 p.m. Pictures with Santa will immediately follow at 7:30 p.m.

The start of the Christmas season will officially commence when Mayor Manzo lights the 60-foot tree! The festive occasion will feature carriage rides along Main Street and plenty of activities for kids to enjoy. There will be Christmas carols, too! A selection of refreshments will also be available.

Mullica Hill merchants will also be offering deals and discounts in honor of Small Business Saturday.

Lights on Main is free and sponsored by the Harrison Township Recreation Commission. For more information, click here.

Lights on Main Christmas Tree Lighting ~ Nov. 30th

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UPDATED:  View the 2014 event details here

The countdown is on for the second annual Lights on Main celebration…an extraordinary event where thousands of Mullica Hill residents come together to officially kick off the Christmas Season.

Gather with all of your friends and neighbors on Saturday, November 30th  from 6-10p.m on Main St.  When Mayor Manzo lights the 60 foot tree on South Main Street, the Christmas Season will officially begin!

This year’s event promises to have even more…more food, more variety, more games and more fun.  The Dance Factory will kick off the night with a performance at 6:05pm.  The Girl Scouts will continue their tradition of singing Christmas Carols to put everyone in the holiday spirit.

Adding to the holiday magic will be horse drawn carriage rides along Main St., strolling carolers and a visit from Santa Claus himself!   There will be plenty of activities for the whole family to enjoy.  Kids 10 & under who participate in the Scavenger Hunt will even get a free snowflake wand!

Chefs Anthony and Mimo from Marino’s and Toscana will be making steak sliders and sausage and peppers.  Constantine and George from Harrison House Diner will be serving hot dogs, chili and mac & cheese. Alexandra and Lori from the Cake Boutique will satisfy your sweet tooth with cupcakes and other tasty treats.  Be sure to stop by the Beer and Wine tent behind Blue Plate for some holiday cheer.Lights on Main

By the way, if you’re wondering how those lights get up to the top of that 60 foot tree, we have Ed Hengy and his team from Hengy Landscaping to thank.

As we countdown the days to this wonderful event, follow Mullica Hill Tree Lighting on Facebook for daily updates and special giveaways from local businesses.