For those of you not around here (here being Northwest Indiana!) you may not know that we are proud to not only be home to Michael Jackson’s childhood home but also arguably one of the most famous Christmas movies of America: A Christmas Story. That’s why each year we celebrate! Join Northwest Indiana for the 4th Annual Downtown Hammond Council Holiday Kick-off Celebration: A Tribute to A Christmas Story on Saturday, November 19, 2011 from 10am-5pm. (Held annually on the Saturday before Thanksgiving)
ACTIVITIES INCLUDE:-View the movie “A Christmas Story” on the big screen/Visit with Santa and his elves/Horse Drawn Carriage Rides/Kids Games & Arts Activities/Arts & Crafts Vendors/Food Vendors/Holiday Sing-a-Long Contest/Tree Lighting Ceremony/Ralphie, Family, & Characters Look-a-Like Contest and much more!
Join us for a nostalgic family-friendly event that is sure to become a favorite holiday tradition! Get more information from the Hammond website.