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									For Immediate Release –

News Release 116/08 November 26, 2008

Light Up Eustis!
Events in downtown and Ferran Park will light up the Night EUSTIS – Eustis Main Street and the City of Eustis proudly presents the 21st Annual Light Up Eustis event at 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Friday, November 28, 2008 in downtown Eustis and Ferran Park. Christmas caroling will begin around the Christmas Tree located at Eustis St. and Magnolia Ave, at 5:45 p.m. The public is then invited to join Mayor Evelyn Smith in a countdown ceremony to watch approximately 200,000 LED Christmas lights come to life at 6:00 p.m. A new addition to the event will be the Mayor’s announcement of the 2008-2009 Eustis Public Sculpture Program’s 1st Annual City Sculpture Exhibition. The exhibition includes seven new sculptures that will be on display for one year. These sculptures are also for sale and will join the City’s eight piece permanent public art collection. This year’s entertainment includes: The Smokin’ Torpedoes, Radio Flyer, Kadesh, and The Skip McCall band. The Light Up event will also include food booths, carnival rides, and kids games. Santa Claus will also be making a special appearance for the good little girls and boys. Come out and enjoy an evening with friends, shopping, food, and good music. Browse our downtown shops and Artist’s Row for Christmas gift ideas! Eustis Main Street and Public Arts and Music are proudly supporting Eustis as a destination for arts and culture. For information about Main Street events, contact Wayne Carter, Executive Director of Eustis Main Street, Inc., at (352) 357- 8555 or visit www.eustismainstreet.org

Media contact information: Wayne Carter, Program Manager Eustis Main Street, Inc. Phone: (352) 357-8555 • Email: director@eustismainstreet.org

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