City of Andover, KS

12/06/2017 | News release | Distributed by Public on 12/06/2017 09:59

Andover Hometown Christmas coming up on Thursday, 12/14/17!

Plan to join us for the 2017 Hometown Christmas celebration

on Thursday, December 14 from 5:30 - 8 p.m. in Central Park!

The evening kicks off with a tree lighting ceremony on the plaza and the arrival of Santa Claus.

Other activities taking place:

Pictures with Santa - City Hall

Chili cook-off - The Lodge - $2 for a tasting kit

Hay rack rides through a luminary lit path in the park

Making s'mores with Andover emergency responders around a fire pit

Holiday themed crafts for the kids to make - Andover Public Library

Live music provided by Andover schools

Hot beverages - City Hall, the Lodge, and Andover Public Library

The cost of admission for Hometown Christmas is a donation of any of the following: canned/staple foods, new toys, monetary donation.

These items are distributed to deserving Andover families through the local Caring & Sharing program and the Andover Food Bank.

Visit for more details and make sure to 'like' the Hometown Christmas - Andover, KS page on Facebook here.

We hope to see everyone there!