Historic Delano Press Release -

“Light up Delano with Love” and enjoy the 5th Annual Christmas in Delano event on Saturday, December 7th.

Christmas in Delano will feature entertainment throughout the day including music, melodrama and dance from local performers, children’s activities, a scavenger hunt and a visit from Santa. A lighting ceremony at the clock tower will begin at 5 pm.

Discover over 100 locally owned specialty shops and restaurants, and finish up your holiday shopping with specials in various stores.  Stores open at 10.

Participating Delano merchants will be collecting non-perishable food items, gently used coats, blankets, and clothing as well as new toiletries and socks for the Simple House which provides goods to those in need in the Wichita area. During the lighting ceremony donated items will be at
the clock tower.

Santa will be at Central Plains Novelty, 905 W. Douglas, from 1 p.m. to 3p.m. in addition to arriving at the clock tower at dusk.