City of Kent Plans Festival of Lights for Dec. 7

Downtown Kent is pictured at night. The city of Kent will hold its annual Festival of Lights event on Dec. 7. The annual Festival of Lights event will take place Dec. 7 from 5:30-8 p.m. in downtown Kent. The event is an opportunity for kids and adults to celebrate Santa’s arrival by train at 6 p.m. There will be holiday music and refreshments.

The Kent Area Chamber of Commerce, Kent Free Library and Kent State University Libraries have come together to make free books available for kids. A representative from both libraries will hand out age-appropriate books to each family as they exit Santa’s gazebo.

For more information, call 330-673-9855.

POSTED: Monday, December 2, 2013 - 12:00am
UPDATED: Thursday, April 9, 2015 - 9:56am
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