Cash for Christmas, which runs until December 16, has shoppers who frequent downtown stores, possibly earning prizes. Each shopper receives one raffle entry for each $10 spent at participating Elkton merchants. For more information visit www.elktonalliance.org. There will be cash prizes and a gift basket up for grabs.
On Friday, December 2, Elkton's most popular holiday event will be held, a pair of tree lightings is planned. The first is held at Union Hospital when Santa arrives by fire engine at 5 p.m. That is followed by a second tree lighting at Elkton Visitors Center. There will be caroling, pictures with Santa, and light refreshments. There will be a special performance by Bobbie Ann's Dance Studio.