Kick-off the holidays with Councilwoman Shanklin at Light up Newburg

December 06, 2023

Louisville (December 6, 2023) – Councilwoman Dr. Barbara Shanklin (D-2) is pleased to announce the Annual Light Up Newburg, A Community Celebration scheduled for Saturday, December 9, 2023, from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

“I’m looking forward to hosting this annual event for the district. This is a wonderful opportunity to start the holiday season with fellowship, free give-a-ways for the youth, and the magic of lights in Petersburg Park,” said Councilwoman Shanklin.

This year attendees will enjoy free food, toy, bike, and skateboard give-a-ways, and celebrating community with each other. Tickets for the give-a-way opportunities will be available until 7:00 p.m., so please arrive before that time for the chance to win. You must be present to claim a give-a-way.

Light Up Newburg is sponsored by the Metro Council District 2 office and will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at The Stage in Petersburg Park, located at 5008 E. Indian Trail (40218).

“I love being able to give back to the community I serve, and I hope you and your family will join me on Saturday!” said Shanklin.

In the event of inclement weather, the event will be held inside the Newburg Community Center, located at 4810 Exeter Avenue.

For more information, please call Councilwoman Shanklin’s office at 574-1102.

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