Holiday open house Sunday

Clarksville town crews braved a chilly rain on Monday getting decorations set up along Virginia Avenue in time for the upcoming Christmas Holiday Open House scheduled for Sunday.
This, the 37th Holiday Open House, marks the official kick off of the holiday season in Virginia’s Only Lakeside Town and promises fun and surprises for the whole family.
Merchants around town will be open from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. offering sales and special ideas for your holiday shopping list. There will also be horse drawn carriage rides up and down Virginia Avenue through the courtesy of B&W Carriage of Buffalo Junction.
Gene Richardson of Sound Express will be setup to provide your favorite Christmas music as a soundtrack to the afternoon.
The Clarksville Lake Country Chamber of Commerce will have a booth set up selling “Gift Card Shopping Spree” raffle tickets. Proceeds benefit downtown events in the community.
Young ones will want to stop by Virginia Avenue Mall to spend a few minutes with Santa, pose for pictures and make sure he has their Christmas lists.