In addition to weekly drawings for gift certificates, the Albion Chamber of Commerce is planning special events throughout the Christmas season.
Watch for a Christmas elf strolling the business district on Thursday nights, handing out gift certificates from local businesses. Cookies and drinks will be provided each Thursday night at the downtown mini park.
Special events will include:
Thursday, Dec. 1 — Pictures with Santa, 6 to 8 p.m., old Moyer’s building at 4th and Main Streets; Chamber gift certificate drawing, 6 p.m., downtown mini park.
Thursday, Dec. 8 — Christmas Caroling at downtown mini park, 6:30 to 8 p.m., and Chamber gift certificate drawing, 6 p.m., at mini park.
Saturday, Dec. 10 — Free Kids Movie at Gateway Theatre, 2 p.m., followed by visits with Santa Claus at downtwon mini park. Free gift wrapping at former Moyer’s building.
Thursday, Dec. 15 — Old Fashioned Hay Rack Rides from downtown mini park, 6 to 8 p.m.; Chamber gift certificate drawing, 6 p.m. at mini park.
Thursday, Dec. 22 — Chamber Grand Prize gift certificate drawings at mini park, 6 p.m.