This event occurs yearly, the second Saturday of December.
Spirit of Christmas in Old New Castle
Join New Castle Presbyterian Church and the City of New Castle on Saturday, December 14, for the 13th annual celebration of the Spirit of Christmas.
The event, free to the public, is sponsored by the New Castle Presbyterian Church and the New Castle Visitors Bureau, and will include tours of many historic homes decorated for the season, musical performances, events at the New Castle Court House (part of the First State National Monument) and musical performances throughout the town.
An all-day sale of crafts, gift items, used books, breads and soups will take place at the church, featuring a “Look What $20 Will Buy” table. The day concludes with the town’s annual tree lighting ceremony and caroling in the Market Square at 5 p.m.
Shops and restaurants throughout Old New Castle will be open and welcome visitors with special offers.
Proceeds generated by the New Castle Presbyterian Church will be donated to support the Friendship House, Inc. of Wilmington, Delaware, ministry to the homeless.
-Rain or Shine-
Free to the public
New Castle Presbyterian Church and New Castle Visitors Bureau
Kelly Koczak McCurdy
New Castle County
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