Christmas In Century Kicks Off With Tree Lighting, Caroling (With Photo Gallery)

December 3, 2022

Christmas in Century kicked off Friday evening with a tree lighting ceremony.

The event included visits with Santa, caroling by the Tri-City Children’s Choir, and the lighting of the town’s Christmas tree in Nadine McCaw Park on North Century Boulevard.

For a photo gallery, click or tap here.

Next Friday, the Century Christmas parade will roll at 5:30 p.m. It will be followed by the movie “The Grinch” and food — all free — from the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office at Anthony Pleasant Park.

NorthEscambia.com photos, click to enlarge.

Comments

3 Responses to “Christmas In Century Kicks Off With Tree Lighting, Caroling (With Photo Gallery)”

  1. Aaron on December 5th, 2022 6:42 pm

    The Park looks great !!!

  2. David on December 3rd, 2022 11:25 am

    For the first six years of my life I lived in Century. Even though I was very young I have childhood memories forever etched into my memory, so Century will always be home to me. I enjoy coming home from time to time. The old house where I lived was moved to Pensacola, and Century Motors is in it’s place, but the earth where I ran and played still remains. I am so glad to see that many of the old landmark homes still adorn the roadside, for they have always spoken of the old times in the heyday of timber and the sawmill.

  3. Dorie Hammonds on December 3rd, 2022 8:08 am

    I have the Honor of being married to this AMAZING Santa , and seeing the Joy of all the faces of those sweet Excited children, was the BEST gift Larry or I could have gotten this year.
    Merry Christmas to Everyone and May all the wishes of each and every child, old and Young , come true!
    Blessings into the New Year One and All!!!!





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