Get into the spirit of the holiday season with activities for the whole family at the annual Hometown Holidays at Providence. The free event is Saturday, Dec. 7 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Knickerbocker Park in the Providence master planned community in northwest Las Vegas. The park is located at 10695 Dorrell Lane, north of the I-215 Beltway and Hualapai Way exit.
Hometown Holidays at Providence festivities cover Chanukah, Christmas and Kwanza and include arts and crafts, snowball fast-pitch, cookie decorating, free hot chocolate, signing cards for the military and veterans, carolers, music, food drive and more.
Santa Claus, the Grinch from Dr. Seuss, and P.D., the 7-foot-tall caramel-colored “Providence Dog” mascot, will be in attendance and available for pictures. Additionally, there will be holiday picture package opportunities with Santa Claus that will include a complimentary Hometown Holidays at Providence frame.
Attendees will have the opportunity to send messages of holiday cheer that will be distributed through the “Holiday Mail for Heroes" program. Sponsored by the American Red Cross, the program reaches out to troops who are recovering in military hospitals and service members stationed throughout the U.S. and abroad, as well as veterans and their families.
Cookies can be decorated for $1 each or for free by bringing three canned goods or non-perishable food items for families in need during the holidays. Donated items and proceeds will go to Three Square, a food bank that helps more than 600 programs in Southern Nevada in times of crisis and hunger.
In addition to free hot chocolate, food and other drinks can be purchased from the Curbside Café, Chi Town Hustler and Sausage Fest food trucks.
Lighted park decorations and other Winter Wonderland decorations throughout the community will be displayed from Nov. 29 to Jan. 2. All of the decorations, including a 10-foot-tall house made for P.D. and his friends, will be designed and sponsored by Stage House, a Las Vegas-based design company.
In addition to Hometown Holidays activities, Knickerbocker Park features tot lots for 2 to 5-year-olds and 5 to12-year-olds, swing set, dog park with small and large dog areas, splash pad, youth baseball field, multi use events field, jogging path with exercise stations, and picnic areas. The park’s design and location also provides spectacular views of the entire Las Vegas Valley.
Hometown Holidays at Providence is sponsored by the Providence Master Planned Community, Providence Master Homeowner’s Association, and Stage House. For information, call (702) 216-2020 or visit .
Developed by Focus Property Group, Providence is among the top 10 best-selling master planned communities in the country, according to rankings by leading real estate and industry research and advisory firms, and the second best-selling community in Nevada. Providence’s spirit is rooted in the traditions of small town America where neighborhoods bring people together in common goals and common interests. Wide tree-lined boulevards frame the community, which will house 7,500 single and multi-family units. The master plan features the Providence Promenade linear park, Knickerbocker Park with spectacular views of the entire Las Vegas Valley, and miles of trail systems. The northwest Las Vegas community is located at 7051 N. Hualapai Way. For information, visit www.providencelv.com or call (702) 433-5084.
About Providence Master Homeowners Association
The Providence Master Homeowners Association is professionally managed by Capital Consultants Management Corporation (CCMC), one of the oldest and most experienced community management companies in the country. For more than 40 years, the CCMC team has been defining the right way to manage community associations. For information, call (702) 216-2020.
About Stage House
Stage House employs true artists and craftsmen with backgrounds in theatrical scenery who have the ability to bring to life the imagination of some of the industry’s top set designers. The company’s portfolio boasts a wide array of high profile live events, which includes designs for Animal Planet'shit series “Tanked.” For information, call (702) 476-0056.