Wed... December 7th: High 75 Low 60
Day: Areas of patchy fog early.
Thurs... December 8th: High 69 Low 50
Day: Some sun in the morning with increasing clouds during the afternoon.
Fri... December 9th High 58 Low 48
Day: Rain showers in the morning becoming a steady light rain in the afternoon. Chance of rain 60%.
Night: Light rain early...then remaining cloudy with showers late. Chance of rain 70%.
NEWS AROUND THE AREA
Elf Scavenger Hunt
will be held at locations throughout the county. Beginning on Friday November 25 and will last through December 19.
Winner will be announced on December 22.
Saturday, December 10, 2022 – SANTA PAWS & CLAWS
9AM – 2PM: Santa Claus available for picture with pets
Mini-adoption – Shelter Pets
Complimentary nail trimmings from Barking Lot
11AM – 12PM: Registration for Ugly Sweater Pet Costume Look-Alike Contest
12PM: Winner Announced Pet Costume Contest ($10 Barefoot Brew Gift Certificate)
Christmas Grove of Trees Decorating Contest
Christmas at the Farmers Market – tree reservation
The Elizabethtown-White Lake Area Chamber of Commerce and Cape Fear Valley Health are sponsoring a Christmas Tree Decorating Contest as part of Christmas at the Farmers Market. Individual, families and organizations are encouraged to reserve and decorate a live Christmas Tree by end-of-business on November 23.
The theme of this year’s contest is “Christmas Past, Present and Future”.
Participants are encouraged to decorate their tree based on the theme. There is a limit of 10 trees.
Sponsorship and reservation of a tree is $20, which will benefit the Empty Stocking Fund.
During the Saturdays of Christmas at the Farmers Market, visitors will be able to vote on their favorite tree for $1, which will also go to the Empty Stocking Fund.
At 2:30pm on Saturday, Dec. 17, the votes will be counted and the first, second and third place winners will be announced.
WHOVILLE OF TARHEEL
A Christmas Event for the whole family!
Whoville is located at 704 Chicken Foot Road and this event is free to the community. Activities include hayrides, train ride, making ornaments or a Christmas Tree, letter to Santa, eating popcorn while watching the Grinch movie, Grab that Dough, bumper cars, carousel ride, sitting by the campfire and making S'mores, enjoying the lights and fellowshipping and drawings for prizes.
This event will be every Saturday starting December 4th until December 18, 2022 from 5:00 pm until 9:00 pm.
They do have vendors that will be selling cupcakes, candied apples and funnel cakes.