LAKE CITY, COLO., (December 5, 2017) – Happy holidays!  Congratulations for nearly $800 raised at the Turkey Trot for Toys for Tots!  You are still welcome to donate food or coats at Community Banks or the Chamber of Commerce!

The Missing Mistletoe program is ongoing.  Pick up a card and receive ten initials from the more than 30 participating businesses this year.  And – at the John Wagner Public Library – check out the SUPER COOL goody basket you can win.  Completed cards can be turned in at the Chamber of Commerce and drawings will occur at Christmas in Lake City and Goodies ‘n Gifts.  Find the mistletoe!  And shop locally for holiday gifts!

Enjoy the annual Holiday Open Houses this Friday night – at the Town of Lake City office, Public Health, Community Banks, and the John Wagner Public Library.  Childcare is being provided at the Armory from 5 to 7 p.m.

Saturday is the annual Christmas in Lake City celebration.  This includes Christmas crafts in the Armory with Mrs. Hake from 10 a.m. to 12 noon; a Women’s Club cookie auction and a Chamber of Commerce gingerbread house auction in the Arts Center; a Fruit Cake Toss; ‘smores in the Town Park; a holiday parade at 4:15 p.m.; the community tree lighting; special dance performances; and shopping and treats throughout all the unique Lake City shops – come and enjoy this day!

Also beginning the Friday after Thanksgiving is the Missing Mistletoe shop local program.  Find the hidden mistletoe in various business establishments, have your cards initialed, and enter your completed card into a drawing for a basket of local goodies.  There are more than 30 participating businesses this season!

Please also stop by the Lake City Trading Post from noon to five, Tuesday through Saturday -- they are participating in the Missing Mistletoe program.

Also, not only will there be 'smores in the park ..... but also the Chamber of Commerce is providing free hot dogs cooked over a fire :)

You can also pick up your maps of holiday lights at the Chamber and vote on your favorite!  And don't forget to drop off food donations with National Honor Society and the gift-wrapping fundraiser for the Lake City Community School

Happy holidays!