Bunn, NC: Upcoming Holiday Happenings and A Call-for-Vendors

Horses in the Bunn, NC Christmas Parade December 14, 2013. Photo: Frank Whatley
Horses in the Bunn, NC Christmas Parade December 14, 2013. Photo: Frank Whatley

It’s that time of year and Bunn, North Carolina is ramping up for their Holiday events. Below are details of the planned Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony and the Christmas parade with a call-for-participants.

Also, for those thinking about the new year to come, applications are now being accepted for the 6th Annual Bunn Fun Day vendor spaces. Plan for this 2020 Spring event now by reserving a space to sell crafts or food.

 

Bunn, NC Tree Lighting 2013. Photo: Frank Whatley
Bunn, NC Tree Lighting 2013. Photo: Frank Whatley

Christmas Tree Lighting

Friday, December 6, 2019 @ 6-7pm

Come out to watch the lighting of the Christmas tree and enjoy fellowship, free food — cookies, coffee, water, sodas — while listening to Christmas music at Town Hall, 601 Main Street, Bunn, NC.

Kids are invited to bring their wish list to deposit in the North Pole Mailbox for Santa Claus. Bring your cameras and take photos with Santa Claus. Bring your smiles, too, they are the perfect gift and contagious most during the holiday season. Says Commissioner Sherry Mercer:

“We want everyone to leave in the Christmas Spirit and with a SMILE!”

With questions, contact Town Commissioner Sherry Mercer at 919.426.5806 or via email, or call Bunn Town Hall at 919.496.2992.

 

Bunn, NC Christmas Parade December 14, 2013. Photo: Frank Whatley
Bunn, NC Christmas Parade December 14, 2013. Photo: Frank Whatley

Bunn Christmas Parade

Saturday, December 14, 2019 @ 10am

Get ready for the famous Christmas Parade down Main Street in Bunn, NC, with floats, cars, horses, marchers, and more. Recommend that parade spectators, especially children, bring a bag or bucket as there will be lots of candy thrown to spectators along the parade route.

For those interested in participating as part of the parade, contact Christy Wilder ASAP at 919.725.2290 or call Town Hall at 919.496.2992. Parade Application may be downloaded from a link on this Town of Bunn webpage.

Merry Christmas from the Town of Bunn!

 

 

 

Bunn Fun Day 2020: Call-for-Vendors is Open

The 6th Annual Bunn Fun Day will take place along Railroad Street in downtown Bunn, NC on April 25, 2020, 10am-4pm. (The rain date is May 2, 2019.)

The Application fee for Craft Vendors is $35; for Food Vendors $150. Spaces are 10′ x 10′.

Vendors are responsible for bringing their own equipment, electricity/generator, tent, table, chairs and other necessities.

Booths may be set up as early as 8am on the day of the Bunn Fun Day event, and must stay open until 4pm when activities conclude.

To request a Vendor Space, download the Vendor Pre-Register Application for Bunn Fun Day 2020. Make checks payable to “Town of Bunn” with check Note: “Bunn Fun Day”. Mail your check and application form to:

Bunn Town Hall
Atten: Fun Day
PO Box 398
Bunn, NC 27508

The Town of Bunn must receive application and payment by the deadline of Friday, January 10, 2020 for craft and food vendors to be considered.

With questions, contact Town Commissioner Sherry Mercer at 919.426.5806 or via email, or call Town Hall at 919.496.2992.

 

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Source: Town of Bunn

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