"Christmas on Main Street" in Brooksville | Entertainment
Brooksville, Florida -- The City of Brooksville and Hernando County Government will hold the 2012 "Christmas on Main Street" on Thursday, Dec. 6, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Guests can stroll down Main Street in downtown Brooksville and enjoy an old-fashioned Christmas.
Many downtown merchants will be open extended hours as well as offering holiday treats and entertainment. City Hall Art Gallery will host their quarterly Art Exhibit Reception from 5 to 7 p.m., 201 Howell Avenue.
From 5:30 until 6:45 p.m., enjoy a visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus at the House of Passage directly across from the historic Courthouse. There will be carolers strolling and singing their holiday melodies and street vendors selling their holiday wares.
At 7:00 p.m., the lighting of the Christmas Tree will take place, followed by an hour of holiday entertainment. The program will be videotaped by Hernando County Government Broadcasting and aired throughout the holidays on Bright House Channel 622 and webstreamed at www.hernandocounty.us. Call (352) 540-6777 for television broadcast times. Be sure to bring your own chairs to the event.
For more information about the program, contact Hernando County Community Relations at 352 540-6780 or the City of Brooksville at 352 540-3810.
And don't forget the 38th Annual Brooksville Kiwanis Christmas Parade in downtown Brooksville on Saturday, Dec. 8, starting at 10:00 a.m.