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Torchlight Parade & Skating Party

Location
Located Within Kentville
Where To Find Us
Town Hall
354 Main St
Kentville, NS
Areas Served Kings County (NS)
Contact
Website kentville.ca/events/kentville-torchlight-parade/
E-Mail recreation@kentville.ca
Phone 902-679-2540
Description & Services
Information  
Every year, to mark the beginning of the shopping season in Downtown Kentville, and to get in the holiday mood, hundreds of Kentville residents come out to take part in the annual Torchlight Parade and Skating Party! 
 
Residents line up at Town Hall starting at 5:45 pm and parade around the town, to arrive in Centre Square where they wait with anticipation for the countdown to begin. The sounds of Christmas carols fill the night air, and everyone is in light happy spirit. 
 
When it is time, the crowd chants in unison as Mayor Snow counts down from ten. At the exact moment the crowd reaches one, the Town comes alive with festive holiday lights. Festivities continue at Centennial arena where residents enjoy a free family skating party. Come be part of the magic in Downtown Kentville this holiday season! 
 
Visit the website address above for details for this year's event.
Dates November, annually
Special Information
Tags Annapolis Valley Connect ; Family-friendly ; Festivals/Events ; Figure/Ice Skating ; Recreation Categories ; Social Gatherings ; Tourism ; Winter Programs
Categories Ice Skating ; Parades ; Social Gatherings ; Special Events & Festivals