McAdenville becomes Christmastown USA on Monday

The tree-lighting ceremony for the 59th Christmas Town USA is Monday at 4:30 p.m. at the plaza in front of the Pharr Family YMCA on North Main Street, McAdenville.

Lights are on Monday-Friday, 5:30-9:30 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 5:30-11 p.m.

The annual Yule Log Parade and Ceremony is Dec. 19 at 5:30 p.m. at the Pharr Yarns main office at 100 Main St.

Directions: I-85 North to Exit 22 to Lowell or I-85 South to Exit 27 to Belmont. Follow U.S. 29-74 West, turn right onto Wesleyan Drive.

For more information, go to www.mcadenville-christmastown.com.

Tips for Christmas Town USA: Come early; roll down windows in vehicle to hear Christmas music.

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