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5th Annual Christmas at Greer Station

November 12, 2007

Allen Bennett Memorial Hospital presents the 5th Annual Christmas at Greer Station event scheduled for Friday, November 30.  The evening will begin with the Holiday Open House at Greer Station.  From 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. participating downtown businesses will open their doors to entertain visitors with refreshments and holiday decorations.

From 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. the City’s Official Tree Lighting Ceremony will be held in front of Greer Fire Station located on West Poinsett Street.  Approximately 2,500 attendees will enjoy stage performances from local children’s choirs and a special visit from Santa Claus.  The hour-long celebration will culminate with the lighting of the City’s tree.

Immediately following the tree lighting ceremony is the Supper with Santa event at First Presbyterian Church of Greer at 100 School Street.  This ticketed event is a special treat for families and friends to enjoy dinner with Santa and other holiday entertainment.  Tickets are $15 apiece and $5 for children two and under.  To purchase your tickets, visit the Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce at 111 Trade Street in downtown Greer or call 877-3131. To order by phone, please have your credit card ready. Tickets must be picked up in advance.

It is not too late to become a sponsor or to volunteer for this year’s exciting event.  If you are interested in either opportunity, please call Ellen at 864-877-3131.

Christmas at Greer Station is sponsored by Allen Bennett Memorial Hospital, Greater Greer News, the Greer Herald, Greer CPW, Greer Station Association, City of Greer, City of Greer Parks and Recreation Department and the Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce.


5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Holiday OPEN HOUSE at Greer Station at participating downtown Greer businesses

6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.  City of Greer Official Tree Lighting Ceremony in front of Greer Fire Station located on West Poinsett Street
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.  Supper with Santa at First Presbyterian Church, 100 School Street in downtown Greer

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