We'll be printing fliers very soon for Alderson's "Gem of the Hills Holidays"! We need all sponsors confirmed this week. Your business name or logo will be featured on the flier if you sponsor $100 or more. Message this page or Sheena Pendley to reserve your spot.
ALDERSON DECORATING CONTEST ANNOUNCED
The judges for the Christmas Decorating Contest, sponsored by Alderson Main Street, may have the hardest job of the season. Fawn Valentine, Chair of the Judging Committee, said, “Thank you to everyone in Alderson who makes this holiday season bright with outdoor decorations. Your time and effort contribute to our community spirit and help us to feel connected to each other at Christmas.” She and her team of judges will be driving throughout Alderson on Wednesday, December 8 starting at 6:00 p.m.
We will begin decorating Alumni Park this Friday Nov 19th at 10am. We'd appreciate any help we can get! Spread the word!
ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARADE SCHEDULED IN ALDERSON
The Annual Christmas Parade in Alderson has been scheduled for Friday, December 3 beginning at 7:00 p.m. Line-up will start at 6:00 p.m. on Virginia Street like the July 4th Parade lines up. It will proceed down Riverview Avenue and across the Alderson Memorial Bridge and disband in front of the Alderson Volunteer Fire Department. Santa will greet children and hear their wishes inside the AVFD. Treats will be provided by the Alderson Women’s Club.
"A Cup of Christmas Tea" to be held at the Old Victorian Inn on Sunday, December 12 with two seatings: 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. Please join Alderson Main Street members and friends as they serve a traditional English tea to you and your friends. Tickets are $15 and available exclusively at the Alderson Artisans Gallery (cash or check only). There will be a reading of "A Cup of Christmas Tea" by Elizabeth Spangler and music by Leah and Roger Trent. Gallery hours are Tuesday 3-6, Friday 11-4, Saturday 10-5, and Sunday 1-5. This event sells out so get your tickets soon!