Owego, NY -- Sleigh bells are ringing in Owego's Holiday Showcase on Saturday, November 15, from 10-5 pm. Santa arrives in a horse drawn wagon at 11 am and will greet the children at the ArtSpace Gallery from 11:30-1 pm. Free horse drawn wagon rides will be available from 11:30-1:30 at the John Barleycorn on Front Street. The Owego Kiwanis Club will serve hot chocolate at the same location. Holiday music and entertainment will fill the shops and streets of Owego. Four of Hearts Barbershop Quartet, Juggler Will Stafford, Harpist Meredith Bocek, and OFA Band Members are a few of the artists appearing during the day. The shops will be filled to the brim with exquisite holiday merchandise and the Cafes will be serving scrumptious luncheons and desserts. Come and enjoy a fun-filled day in Owego and catch the holiday spirit on Saturday, November 15. For more information on shopping and events in Owego, go to www.owegolovesshoppers.com. Don't forget to stop at the Tioga County Historical Museum just down the street for their O'Tannenbaum Christmas Tree Displays. There's over 100 Christmas trees decorated in different themes throughout the museum. You have the opportunity to bid on any of them to take one or more home for the holidays. For more information, go to www.tiogahistory.org. Even more! The Lights on the River Festival will light up Owego on Friday, December 5, from 5:30-8:30 pm. The lights are all turned on at 6:15, followed by festivities, food, entertainment and more in the shops, restaurants and streets, concluding with a fantastic fireworks display at 8 pm at Draper Park. For more information, go to www.lightsontheriver.com.
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