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AIDB Contributes $5000 to Christmas on the Square

AIDB Contributes $5000 to Christmas on the Square

(Talladega, AL) The City of Talladega recently received a $5,000 Christmas on the Square donation from Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind.

"Although AIDB provides services throughout Alabama and in multiple states, Talladega is our home," said AIDB President Dr. John Mascia, who presented the donation to City Manager Seddrick Hill Sr. "We are honored to be a longtime supporter of Christmas on the Square because there is nothing better than celebrating this most holy time of year with family, friends and neighbors. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays, Talladega." 

In addition to AIDB, Christmas on the Square 2022 sponsors and contributors include First Bank of Alabama, Talladega Superspeedway, InSite Engineering, The Daily Home, State of Alabama Tourism Department, Alabama Power, Greater Talladega and Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce,Talladega County Commission, CMP Marksmanship Park, Coosa Valley Electric, TOP Trails OHV Park, Mitchell Mowing, Ms. Evelyn A. McGehee, Presbyterian Home for Children, Miss April’s Workshop, United Way of North Talladega County, Talladega Bottling Works and others. 

“We are so grateful for AIDB’s continued support of Christmas on the Square,” said City Manager Seddrick Hill Sr. “Thanks to AIDB and other dedicated donors and volunteers, Talladega is able to create one of the most fun and memorable holiday events in our region.” 

Christmas on the Square (COTS) 2022 activities will be held December 9th - 11th. Highlights include:

Friday, Dec 9: 
6 pm - Ice skating and photos with Santa
7 pm - Polar Express movie and best pajamas contest at Talladega’s Historic Ritz Theatre. There will be six cash prizes awarded to the contest winners. 
 
Saturday, Dec 10:
10 am - 6 pm - Santa’s Workshop at Miss April’s Workshop, ice skating, vendor village, food trucks, holiday train ride, photos with Santa, live music at Talladega Bottling Works (times TBA), and the following movies at Talladega’s Historic Ritz Theatre: Mickey's Magical Christmas at 11 a.m., Elf at 2 p.m., and This Christmas at 6 p.m.
 
Sunday, Dec 11:
Noon - 6 pm - Santa’s Workshop at Miss April’s Workshop, ice skating, vendor village, food trucks, holiday train ride, photos with Santa, live performances at Talladega Bottling Works (times TBA), and the following movies at the Ritz Theatre: Christmas of Many Colors at 1 pm and Christmas Vacation at 4 p.m.