Midtown continues December celebration
BY ASHLEY THOMAS
This 25-foot tree brought delight to the faces of young and old alike at it was lit during Daytona Beach’s Midtown event in Daisy Stocking Park on Saturday. (ASHLEY THOMAS/DAYTONA TIMES)
Five-year-old Narae Ivey and dad Hemis Ivey (shown on the front page) were one of the many people who attended the “Light Up Midtown” tree lighting event held Saturday at Daisy Stocking Park. Other events to take place during Midtown’s celebration throughout December include:
- A Christmas parade, on Dec. 8 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Boulevard between Daytona Mall and Charles Street.
- A step show, Dec. 15 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Daisy Stocking Park.
- A “Christmas in Songs’’ event hosting local choirs and other talents geared toward the holiday spirit, Dec. 22 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Daisy Stocking Park.