Town Square Lighting
Jackson Hole Chamber of Commerce is pleased to present the annual Town Square
Lighting Ceremony on Friday, November 29, 2013 from 5:00-7:00pm on Jackson’s
Town Square. This favorite holiday event features a visit from Santa Claus
along with holiday music and Christmas carols from the Jackson Hole Community
Band and Jackson Hole Chorale. Albertson’s and McDonald’s will provide cookies,
hot chocolate, and coffee.
of LED bulbs will be wrapped around the famous elk antler arches and strung
around the stately trees. The lighting of the Town Square is a breathtaking
moment as the bulbs sparkle to life. Children and families delight at the
arrival of Santa Claus who enters with a team of sled dogs from Jackson Hole
Iditarod. A special group of volunteers from Dancers’ Workshop will be
assisting Santa and the children hoping to visit with him and Teton Literacy
Center will provide free books to children of all ages.
Jackson Hole Celebrates Commerce and Community During White Friday
The Jackson Hole Chamber of Commerce is proud to participate
in White Friday, a celebration for commerce and community, on Friday, November
29, 2013. The day will feature free skiing at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, the
festive Town Square Lighting event, a gift card giveaway sponsored by American
Express, and great specials offered by local businesses that will continue
through the weekend.
Attendees to Town Square Lighting will have the
chance to receive a $25 American Express Travel Related Services Company gift
card to be spent at local businesses on Small Business Saturday, November 30. Town
Square Lighting is traditionally held the day after Thanksgiving and includes thousands
of bulbs sparkling to life while accompanied by live music, refreshments, and
visits with Santa. The American Express Gift Cards will be a special treat for 50
lucky attendees and for the Jackson Hole businesses that profit from the
The website, shopsmall.com,
sates: "Between Black Friday and Cyber Monday is a day dedicated to supporting small businesses nationwide. Last year, over one hundred million people came together to Shop Small in their communities on Small Business Saturday." Participants are encouraged to utilizing #ShopSmall on social media.
For more information about the American Express gift card giveaway, please
contact Rick Howe, Director of Visitor Services, firstname.lastname@example.org or
307.201.2294. For more information about Town Square Lighting, please contact
Maureen Murphy, Director of Special Events, email@example.com or
307.201.2302. For more information about the free ski day at Jackson Hole
Mountain Resort, please visit www.jacksonhole.com.