12 Days of Christmas Shopping
Now through December 17 is 12 Days of Christmas Shopping. Shop local in Ruston this holiday season and you can win cash and prizes! Participants can pick up a shopping passport for the Ruston Visitors Center, fill up the passport with stamps from participating locations and be entered to win. Every day is a chance to “get caught” shopping local by our secret Santas for special giveaways inside the shops.
Annual Christmas Parade
The Annual Ruston Christmas Parade is Thursday, Dec. 8 at 6PM. As always the parade with start at the Thomas Assembly Center on LA Tech’s campus and run through Downtown Ruston. The theme this year is White Christmas so bundle up the family and bring them out to see the festive floats, beautiful lights and get some candy!
Russ-Town band for their annual Christmas Concert
If time allows, Rick will also mention the Dixie Center for the Arts is hosting the Russ-Town band for their annual Christmas concert. This is the perfect opportunity to get out and support local artists, the historic theatre AND local charitable organizations. The band is ready to perform all your favorite Christmas tunes and admission is a nonperishable food item to be donated to Christian Community Action or a toy donation for a local toy drive.