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Hillsboro to be ‘down home’

Hillsboro’s annual Down Home Christmas Dec. 5 will be an all-day event with activities running from 9 a.m. until 8 p.m.

Hillsboro Hardware will have grab-and-go bags with children’s crafts for the first 100 people to stop by the store between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Music and a horse-drawn sleigh will be on display from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in front of the city’s chamber of commerce.

Santa will make an appearance from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Et Cetera Shop for pictures, and goodie bags will be given to the first 200 children who visit. Free prints of Santa pictures will be available 1 to 4 p.m. at NexTech Wireless.

A Christmas Cruise will be 3 to 5 p.m. in downtown Hillsboro. Prizes will be awarded to the top three vehicles, with entries open 3:30 p.m. in the 100 block of N. Main St. Voting will start Dec. 7.

Rhubarb Market, The Cut Above, and Mama C’s Take and Bake will have special deals available.

Last modified Nov. 25, 2020