Lighting of the Green to kick off Christmas season with outdoor concert, tree-lighting

By Janel Shoun on 11/1/2010

   
   

 

 Lighting of the Green 2010
Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010
All activities held inside Allen Arena
Shuttles to arena available from Stokes School property


Merry Marketplace, 1 p.m.-8 p.m.
Photos with Santa, 3:30 p.m.-7 p.m.
Concert, 5:30 p.m.

 

 
 
Kick off the Christmas season once again this year at Lipscomb's Lighting of the Green, hosted by Amy Grant.
 
 
Thousands of Christmas lights on the Allen Arena mall
Cookies and hot cocoa
Holiday music by Dave Barnes, Susan Ashton,
The Black Nativity ensemble and other special guest stars
Holiday gifts at the Merry Marketplace
Carols sung by Lipscomb students
Free photos with Santa Claus
Lighting of the 35-foot Christmas tree
Fellowship with friends and family

  

The 2010 Lighting of the Green concert will feature:
 
Hostess Amy Grant Dave Barnes
Susan Ashton Black Nativity ensemble (2009)
from Amun Ra Theatre
 
  

The event is free and open to the entire Nashville community.
Due to inclement weather, all activities have been moved inside Allen Arena.
Shuttles to the arena will be available at the Stokes School preperty on Belmont Boulevard.

For more information,
contact University Relations at 615.966.6609
or
nan.hensley@lipscomb.edu.

 

 
 
 
 
 
Merry Marketplace vendors include:
 

Girls & Pearls
Well Versed Gifts
The Pampered Chef
31 Gifts
Letters Letters
Heaven Is Better
The Painted Posy
Books by John Parker

Sewing Mustard Seeds
Kelly’s Klipz

Thistle Farms
Ten Thousand Villages
Gigi Hill
Drops of Joy
Homemade Gourmet
Paperly
Doodle Clips
Embellish
147 Million Orphans
Associated Women for Lipscomb
 
Gift wrapping also available.
 
 

 

 

Past special guests at the Lighting of the Green
holiday concert include:
 
Brenda Lee, who made "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree" famous. Pat Flynn of New Grass Revival.
The Annie Moses Band. Guy Penrod, formerly of
the Gaither Vocal Band.