Hometown Holiday Parade

Courtesy Photo

Courtesy Photo

Matthew McCoy, Staff Writer

The City of Mansfield will host the Hometown Holidays event beginning Nov. 30 with the official tree lighting at Mansfield City Hall, along with food, games and fireworks from 5-9 p.m. At 9 a.m. The Fa La La 5k will start on Dec. 1 at Katherine Rose Park. At 2 p.m. a parade will begin in downtown Mansfield at St. Jude Catholic Church.

“I’m super excited for the event,” junior Isabella Estes said. “It’s an embodiment of what Christmas means to me: a time of joy.”