Town of Liberty Parks & Recreation Announce ‘Light Up Main Street’ Event & First Ever Gingerbread House Contest

Celebrate the holiday season with festive activities for all to enjoy.

LIBERTY, N.Y. (December 8, 2017) – Mark your calendars and check it twice! The Town of Liberty Parks & Recreation announced two great festive activities for all to enjoy this holiday season.

Main Street in the Town of Liberty will be transformed into a winter wonderland during the “Light Up Main Street” event. All are welcomed to take a stroll down Main Street while singing Christmas carols and lighting up each storefront downtown. The event will take place on Saturday, December 16 at 5:30 p.m. free cookies and hot cocoa will be provided by Shoprite and handed out in the Liberty Senior Center.

The first ever Gingerbread House contest will take place this year as well. The contest is the perfect way to show off your special gingerbread house and spread holiday cheer. All entries must be delivered to the Town of Liberty Parks and Recreation department in completed form on Saturday, December 16, 2017 between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. The winner(s) for each division will be announced on Liberty Parks and Recreation Main Stage. For the full set of rules, please visit the Town of Liberty Parks and Recreation Facebook page here: or stop into the Parks and Recreation office.

“We are thrilled to have these two great holiday events in the Town of Liberty,” said Town of Liberty Parks and Recreation Assistant Recreation Director James Adam Guara. “It’s a great way to bring in the holiday festive cheer with the community.”

For more information, call 845-292-7690 or visit the Town of Liberty’s website:

About Liberty, N.Y.

Located at the crossroads of the Catskill Mountains and Hudson Valley region, Liberty is just 90 minutes from New York City. Known for its top notch trails and parks, Liberty is an ideal weekend getaway. Nationally recognized for its award winning school district, those who visit choose to stay. And with its business-friendly climate and strategic location, Liberty is an ideal place to do business. Liberty, New York: live here, play here and do business here!