A roaring bonfire kept everyone warm as they waited for Santa Claus, who visited with many in attendance, to arrive and officially kick off the holiday season by lighting the tree Saturday. (Leader photos/KELLY SWEENEY)

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Edwardsburg gathers for annual tree lighting

Published 6:10pm Thursday, November 29, 2012

The community of Edwardsburg gathered Saturday evening to kick off the season and light the tree located across from the Edwardsburg Area Historical Museum.

Santa Claus made a grand entry thanks to the Edwardsburg Fire Department, who also kept spectators warm with a cozy bonfire.

Cookies and hot chocolate, provided by the Presbyterian Church, helped to everyone in the spirit as they waited for Santa to light the community Christmas tree.


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