The holiday season in Vandalia will kick off Friday evening with the beginning of Olde Tyme Christmas. Steve Barker of the Vandalia Tourism Commission says the event will get underway at 3pm on Friday and continues on Saturday from 10am to 2pm.
Mayor Rick Gottman reminding everyone that the official Christmas tree lighting will be held at 5pm and encourages everyone to gather for the occasion.
The Vandalia Rotary Christmas Parade will immediately follow the Christmas tree lighting on Friday evening. We will have more on Olde Tyme Christmas coming up tomorrow on Newscenter.