Country Christmas at the Allen County Fairgrounds

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

Daily at 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM from December 5, 2014 until December 6, 2014

Daily at 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM from December 12, 2014 until December 13, 2014

Location: Allen County Fairgrounds, 2726 Carroll Rd.

Phone: 260-705-9526

Email: linnemeier@frontier.com

Link: http://www.allencountyfairgroundsin.com

Event Description

November 11, 2014 Updated Nov 11, 2014 at 9:13 AM EDT

New This Year: New Entry Fee of $5 per person, 5 yrs. and Under Free
Working with the” Toys For Tot” Program
Assisting the Goodwill Industries of NE Indiana
Enter to Win a Ride-On Toy Vehicle

Come out to enjoy the festive lights and holiday fun of an old-fashioned Country Christmas as the Allen County Fairgrounds lights up in the holiday spirit. “A Country Christmas” is planned from 6:00-9:00 PM, on Friday, December 5th and Saturday, December 6th, and again on Friday, December 12th and Saturday, December 13th, at the Allen County Fairgrounds, 2726 Carroll Rd., Fort Wayne. Experience an old-fashioned evening with horse-drawn wagon rides as you enjoy all the light displays of a Country Christmas (with the help of the DeKalb County Horseman’s Association). Experience a true country Christmas with a Living Nativity and Live Animals in a country barn. Also have your picture taken with Santa in Santa’s Country Christmas setting for a nominal fee. Let yourself get into the Christmas spirit with Christmas songs performed by a real Christmas Choir and have your children do Christmas crafts. Plus enter to win a Ride-On Toy Vehicle by Peg-Perego.

A Country Christmas also includes a chili supper served from 6:00-9:00 PM, along with sandwiches, snacks, desserts and beverages. The Country Christmas experience, lights, wagon rides, live animals, choir, crafts, and food will all be offered for a daily entrance fee of five dollars per person, 5 years and under are free. All proceeds benefit building and ground improvements at the Allen County Fairgrounds.

Toys For Tots: Yes, the Allen County Fairgrounds is supporting the Toys For Tots program this year. Please donate an unwrapped toy for a needy child.
Your Country Christmas experience will also include a beautiful Christmas Tree Decorating Contest where visitors will be able to vote for the best decorated tree. Enjoy walking among all the fabulous trees and let yourself experience the Christmas spirit. A special thank you goes out to the Goodwill Industries for their distribution of the decorated Christmas Trees to the needy after our event. Come out to experience a Country Christmas at the Allen County Fairgrounds for the best celebration and fun of the holiday season. A Christmas experience you won’t forget.

Want to get involved? You can help with the event by donating decorations, lights and plastic milk jugs for luminaries, or volunteer to help set up or staff. Donations can be dropped off at the Fairgrounds, 2726 Carroll Road, Monday-Friday, 9 am – 4 pm, or call for pick up. For more information or to donate or volunteer, call 260-705-9526 or email linnemeier@frontier.com
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