Jackson Township
Cambria County, Pennsylvania


Jackson Twp. Light-Up Night

Jackson Township will hold it's 2nd Annual Light-Up Night on Saturday, November 24th from 5 to 8 at Veterans Park adjacent to the Senior Center located at 200 Adams Avenue in Vinco.  The evening will include the lighting of the park with over 15,000 lights as well as trees lighted and decorated by local businesses, churches, organizations and families.  In addition there will be a model train display, refreshments, caroling and a special appearance by Santa himself.  All children are invited to visit Santa and bring their letters and notes telling him what they want this Christmas.  Charlie Rametta, Photographer will be on hand to take photographs of the children visiting Santa.

2007 Jackson Twp. Light-Up Night
Saturday, November 24 - 5 - 8 pm

Special Guest. . . .Santa Claus

2007 Festival of Trees
Those attending light up night will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite tree.  Listed below are those who have entered the competition.
Light-Up Night Tree Sponsors
Business & Commercial
Espe Chiropractic
Final Touch Hair & Nail Salon 2nd Place
First National Bank of PA
Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC)  4th Place
Mercik's Ideal Market  3rd Place
Vantage Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation
Vinco Pizza  1st Place
Vinco Service Station  Honorable Mention
Organizations & Groups
Jackson Elementary P.T.O.  3rd Place
Jackson Twp. Boy Scouts Troop # 204  2nd Place
Jackson Twp. Community Rod & Gun Club
Jackson Twp. Junior Girl Scout Troop # 937
Jackson Township Lions Club  Honorable Mention
Jackson Twp. Police Department  1st Place
Jackson Twp. Senior Center
Rep.Tom Yewcic & Staff - 72nd District
Singer Hill Grace Brethren Church
St. John Vianney Catholic Church C.C.D.  4th Place
St. Paul's Lutheran Church
Tri-Area Museum & Historical Society















Holiday LED's has graciously donated a case of LED Christmas Lights
to be given away at Jackson Township Light-Up Night.  You can visit
their website at www.holidayleds.com

Light-Up Night Carolers
Pike Grace Brethren Church
St. John Vianney Catholic Church
Light-Up Night Refreshments
Jackson Township Troop 204 Boy Scouts
Mercik's Ideal Market
Other Participants
Vinco Brethren Church Youth


Special Thanks to. . . .
Bruce Baker - Erecting Christmas Trees for Festival of Trees
Businesses, Churches & Organizations - Festival of Trees sponsors
Charlie Rametta - Photographer
Jackson Twp. Boy Scouts Troop # 204 - Refreshments
Jackson Twp. Vol. Fire Co. Fire Police - Traffic control & parking
Jackson Twp. Recreation Commission - Planning & participation
Jackson Twp. Road Department - Christmas lighting
Jackson Twp. Senior Center - Decorating of Senior Center
Jackson Twp. Supervisors - Financial support
Mercik's Ideal Market - Refreshments
John Lythgoe - Engineer for model train display
Pike Grace Brethren Church - Caroling
Santa Claus for making a special guest appearance
St. John Vianney Catholic Church - Caroling
Tim & Terri Davis and helpers - Christmas lighting
AND all others who helped make this event a huge success!

Holiday Lighting & Decorating Contest
A Holiday Lighting & Decorating Contest will be held with prizes awarded based on guest judges from outside of Jackson Township.  Cash prizes will be awarded to the top 4 outdoor residential lighting displays and trophies awarded to the top 4 business, church or organization displays.




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