CONTACT: Tracie Ringle, Communications Specialist
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NOVI, Mich., November 12, 2013 – The City of Novi is eager to Light up the Night and celebrate the beginning of the holiday season. The annual Light Up the Night event will take place on the Novi Civic Center Campus, Friday, December 6, from 6:00pm-9:00pm. Mayor Gatt and a special visitor from the North Pole will light the holiday tree at 6:15pm.
New additions for 2013 include a petting farm from Michigan State University Extension, fire dancing and juggling from Detroit Circus, Five Star Entertainment food truck, and live performances including Chinese, Polynesian dance and many more. Perennial favorites include free food samples from local restaurants, marshmallow roasting, outdoor music throughout the night, and the popular holiday craft show. A festive hay wagon will shuttle people to and from the Novi Public Library to enjoy two magic shows featuring John the Magician at 7 and 8 p.m., and Dan Dan the Choo Choo Man will offer miniature train rides from 6:30pm-9:00pm.
“With something for everyone, Light up the Night is the perfect event to bring people together. The event showcases the spirit of the holidays and the character of the Novi community,” said Jason Mangum, Director, Novi Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services.
Light Up the Night is presented in partnership with Bright House Networks. For more information about Light Up the Night call the City of Novi Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department at 248-347-0400.
Click Here for the event flyer.