CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Clarksville Parks and Recreation’s Christmas on the Cumberland Grand Opening scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 26 has been cancelled because of the threat of inclement weather.
While the event will not be rescheduled, the public will be able to enjoy the lights starting on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019.
Christmas on the Cumberland, Clarksville’s popular lighted walk-through event, will be open nightly from 5-10 p.m., Sunday through Thursday and 5-11 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays through Jan. 1, 2020. Admission is free.
Family-friendly activities will take place from 6-8 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 14 and Dec. 21. This year’s free activities include free hot chocolate, holiday crafts and performances by local dance groups.
New this year, the City of Clarksville has partnered with Fleet Feet Clarksville to provide a whole new way to experience the dazzling lights at the first-ever Christmas on the Cumberland Light Run, Saturday, Dec. 14 at McGregor Park. All proceeds will go toward the purchase of new Christmas on the Cumberland light displays.
Registrants can choose to participate in either the one-mile event ($10) or the 5K ($20) beginning at 4 p.m. Online registration can be completed by visiting www.ClarksvilleParksRec.com. In-person registration is from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday at the Parks & Recreation Office, 102 Public Square, Downtown Clarksville. Registration closes Wednesday, Dec. 11.
Christmas on the Cumberland is presented by the City of Clarksville and is sponsored by Clarksville Living Magazine.
To find out more, be sure to become a fan or follower on Facebook by searching “Clarksville Parks and Recreation” or call 931-645-7476.