Old-Fashioned Family Holiday Festival
When: Saturday, December 7, 2 to 6 p.m.
Where: Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing
This community holiday celebration will include photo opportunities with Santa, arriving by horse-drawn wagon, as well as holiday craft activities for children, and musical performances by area church and school choirs. Other featured activities include horse-drawn wagon rides, and a silent auction of holiday wreaths.
Families can stroll through dozens of colorful illuminated holiday scenes surrounding the Visitors Center, and Riverside’s Museum Store will be open, offering unique local holiday gift items. The circa 1837 Farnsley-Moremen House will be decorated for the season in an historically authentic fashion, with volunteers in period costume leading free tours of the home.
Admission for the event and activities are free. Hot chocolate, coffee and cookies will be available for purchase. Proceeds from holiday wreath auction and refreshment sales will benefit Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing, Inc.
The “Old-Fashioned Family Holiday Festival” is presented by the Dixie Area Business Association. Additional sponsors include LG&E-KU, Southwest Regional Library, Leanhart Plumbing, Dignity Memorial, and Fort Knox Federal Credit Union.