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Hanover's Downtown Festival of Lights

Event Features:

Enhanced holiday lighting – street trees, illuminated wreaths, overhead banner with lights; 18 decorated holiday trees placed throughout Downtown Hanover; large holiday tree set on the former site of Jewel of India at Sanborn and Lebanon Street and atop the Bank of America building; building decorations and outdoor features in front of the Nugget Theatre, just south of Molly’s and in front of Town Hall; big holiday tree on the green and menorah in front of Collis.

Restaurants and retailers are all dressing up their storefronts and interiors for the holidays.

Hanover Holiday Food Market – 8 outdoor market stalls will feature holiday fare served up by Umpleby’s. Ramuntos, Murphy’s, Lou’s, Pine, Jewel of India and Main Street Kitchens and will be placed outside of each restaurant location. Restaurants will sell food from their market stalls on three successive December weekends: December 4-6, 11-13 and 18-20 plus the four days leading up to Christmas Eve.

The “Lighting” of Downtown Hanover and the holiday tree on the Green will occur at 5:00 pm on Friday evening, December 4th.

Come enjoy Downtown Hanover in whatever way you are comfortable: enjoy the lights, purchase yummy holiday food in an outdoor setting from local restaurants, visit outdoor shopping displays in front of participating retailers, shop indoors.