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There are many ways to celebrate the holidays in beautiful Crawford County, IN!


The Light Up Leavenworth Committee is hard at work planning this years Light Up Leavenworth event!

Check out the schedule of events below:


Thursday, December 1st @ 6:00pm- Christmas Tree Lighting Presented by English Civic Club and the Town of English

The tree lighting will take place in the grassy area between Townhall and the Post Office on Indiana Avenue in English. Local churches will be serving hot chocolate and cookies.

The English Civic Club is sponsoring two Christmas decoration contests, one for businesses and one for residences. Everyone who lives or has a business within the city limits of English is encourage to participate! A revolving trophy will be given to the business with the best Christmas decorations.

Three prizes will be given out to those with the best residential Christmas decorations.

First Place: $100 Jay C Store Gift Card

Second Place: $50 English Hardware Gift Card

Third Place: $25 64 Express Mart Gift Card

Judging will take place December 16-23, from 6:30pm-9:30pm. Please make sure that Christmas Lights are on during these times. Prizes will be awarded and delivered to residents and the business winner by the 23rd of December. The Civic Club appreciates local business owners’ willingness to donate the prizes and encourages everyone to decorate for the holidays!


This blog will be updated as more information is available, check back for updates.


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