Christmas in the East: 4-7 p.m., Dec. 4, Jim’s MarketPlace and surrounding area

Published 7:15 am Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Make plans to enjoy the next installment of Christmas celebrations in Austin with “Christmas in the East” today from 4-7 p.m.

The event is sponsored by the Austin Area Chamber of Commerce.

A whole stocking-full of activities are planned:

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•Eagles Club No. 703: Come make a craft and see Santa. Enjoy hot chocolate and cider.

•Emerge Fitness: Come play reindeer games.

•Hoot & Ole’s Tavern: Try to win a prize at the ball toss game, enjoy peanuts and popcorn.

•Huffman Flooring Design Center: Check out the Christmas theme photo booth and enjoy snacks.

•Jim’s MarketPlace Foods: Warm up with hot chocolate, cider and cookies.

•Star Liquor: Enjoy homemade cookies and hot chocolate with or without spirits.

•Jay C. Hormel Nature Center: Take your photo with Santa by the fireplace. Make a birdseed pine cone ornament, paint holiday nature rocks, enjoy cookies and hot chocolate.

•CCI Granite: Enjoy Christmas coloring games and cookies.

•Hardy Geranium: Stop in to see Santa, make a craft, enjoy cookies, cider and s’mores over an open fire. Register for drawing.

•Kwik Trip: Stop in for cookies and hot chocolate.