Christmas on the Square - December 3
'Tis the time of year to bring good cheer!
Please join the Sunbury/Big Walnut Area Chamber of Commerce and its members as we celebrate "CHRISTMAS ON THE SQUARE 2022."
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm - Craft & Gift Fair (FORMERLY HELD IN CHAMBER MEETING ROOM) on Sunbury Square between Town Hall & Vernon St.! See the link below for vendor registration to print & mail or drop @ Chamber office. We encourage early registration – limited to 10 vendors.
---------- Parade updates for 2022 are posted in the registration form -----------
5:00 pm - Lighted Christmas Parade Lineup takes place on Burrer Drive. All parade entries are required to have lights on throughout their display as the parade kicks off after dark, at 5:30 p.m.
* For a parade entry and waiver form, See the link below to print & mail or stop in the Sunbury Chamber office on the Square. **** NO Day of parade entries will be allowed, we must receive your forms by Monday, November 28, 2022 *****
5:30 pm – Announcer-Dave Mazza, NBC4i / The night's festivities kick into full gear with the "Lighted" Parade. The parade will kick off from Burrer Drive by the Community Library, head up State Route 37 (or Cherry Street), turn right on Vernon, right on Granville, and back to Burrer Drive.
Check out these other great festivities:
* Ice Sculpting on the Square.
* Holiday music by DJ Meeko!
* Parade Announcer-Dave Mazza, NBC4i!
* Nativity scene provided by St. John Neumann Catholic Church!
* Ornament-making by Kiwanis Club.
* Horse and carriage rides.
* Holiday treats at the Municipal building
* Sunbury Lions Club Christmas Tree Sale - Active day of December 3rd
* Food vendors on Granville Street
* HOLIDAY SOCK DRIVE SPONSORED BY TABLEROCK CONSTRUCTION - located at 28 East Cherry St. on Sunbury Square (NEW SOCKS CAN BE DROPPED AT TABLEROCK, M-FRI, 8A - 5P OR THE CHAMBER OFFICE, M-FRI, 9A - 3P NOW THROUGH CHRISTMAS ON THE SQUARE, 12/3/2022)
Following the parade:
*** NEW THIS YEAR – Santa Dog Costume Contest –
THANK YOU! SPONSORED BY: SUNBURY FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES
Do you have a puppy dog that doesn’t mind being dressed up? Then get your best Santa costume for that pup and enter him or her in our first Santa dog contest.
Contest begins at 6:30pm in the northwest quadrant of the square. Top 2 winners will receive a doggie goodie basket. Contest is limited to 10 dogs. Please register online or call the Sunbury Big Walnut Area Chamber of Commerce @ 740-965-2860.
* Tree-lighting ceremony at approximately 7:00 pm on the Square! Join Mayor Joe St. John and Good 'Ol Saint Nick as they officially light the Christmas Tree on the Square!
* Donut Eating Contest! - Join us after the tree lighting a little after 7:00 pm for the Christmas on the Square Donut Eating Contest sponsored and presented by Table Rock Construction. Held just outside of Table Rock Construction on Cherry St. Open to the first 8 people to register. Participants must be at least 18 years of age and sign a liability waiver.
* First place winner is $50, second is $25.
* Entry forms will be available the day of event along with the Liability form.
* Visit with Santa (shortly after parade) inside the Town Hall, please bring your own camera for pictures.
Click Here - Craft and Gift Fair Registration
Click Here - Parade Registration and Liability Waiver 2022