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Shop, Eat & Celebrate in Downtown Bellaire for the 8th Annual Light Up the Night
Bellaire comes alive for the holiday season in the 8th Annual Light Up the Night and Soup Cook-Off celebration on December 2nd, 2017 starting downtown from noon until 7 pm.
Celebrate with family and friends with a day full of Holiday Events. From a free kid’s movie, ornament making to the annual “Soup Cook-Off” with 10+ participating restaurants, a visit with Santa after the “Parade of Lights.” Don’t forget the community Tree Lighting, Caroling and a live Nativity; this is truly a family friendly event.
Purchase tickets for the Soup Cook-Off for $5/each to sample soups from 10+ area restaurants (600 tickets available- available November 4). Last year’s winner was Pelican’s Nest with their Cream of Mushroom soup. The Cook-Off will run from 4:30 – 7 pm.
Other great events during the day include Holiday Pop Up Gift Show from 9-1 at the Commission on Aging.
Bellaire is in Antrim County on M-88 between Lake Bellaire and Intermediate Lake.
Shopping-stores are open all day to help you complete or begin your Christmas Shopping! RELAX at Coffee Shops and Restaurants – for that break you need!
Schedule (Subject to change)
12 – 2 pm FREE KIDS SCAVENGER HUNT @ Village Hall. (14 & under) Sign up @ Bellaire Village Hall – great prizes!!
2:30 pm: Free Movie Matinee @ Bellaire Theater. Bring a non-perishable food item to be donated to the Bellaire Food Pantry for admittance. Limited Seating.
4 – 4:45 pm: Kids FREE Ornament Making @ Village Hall
4 – 7 pm: Community Gathering @ Broad Street – Caroling, Cookies & Hot Chocolate and more!
4:30 – 7 pm SOUP COOK-OFF – $5/ ticket (pre-purchase tickets). Featuring over 10 area restaurants
5:30 pm: “Parade Of Lights” welcoming Santa & Mrs. Claus to town
6 – 7 pm: Live Nativity by Bellaire Bar – with special thanks to Bellaire United Methodist Church
5:45 – 7 pm: Visit with Santa & Mrs. Claus @ Broad Street
For full schedule of events or to purchase Soup Cook Off Tickets, visit the Bellaire Chamber of Commerce website at www.bellairechamber.com/light-up-the-night-70 or call Bellaire Chamber of Commerce at 231-533-6023.