The East Columbus neighborhood is getting ready for the Christmas season.
Julie Bilz, president of the State Street Area Association says the group will be putting on an open house from 3 to 6 p.m., Saturday Dec. 19th at the recenly closed Eastside Community Center. She said the event will feature chili, activities, gifts for the children and a visit by Mr. and Mrs. Claus.
Bilz said the event will also feature the presentation of prizes for the East Columbus holiday decorating contest. Bilz said both businesses and the public can participate in the contest. Judging will be Tuesday, Dec. 15th.
To enter you can contact Bilz at firstname.lastname@example.org or go the State Street Area Association Facebook page and leave a comment with a home or business you would like to nominate for consideration..