Lighting Up Lake Lure for the Holidays

The Town of Lake Lure, in partnership with the Lake Lure Classical Academy, held a very special program to celebrate the beginning of the holiday season by lighting up Flowering Bridge.


This is an overview of this Special Program which was held December 1, 2018.

  • Welcome and Opening Remarks: Mayor, Kevin Cooley
  • Greetings from Lake Lure Classical Academy: Executive Director, Tom Keever
  • Performance Introductions: Drama Teacher, Layne Long 
    • Poetry Readings: Lake Lure Classical Academy Students
    • Chorus: Lake Lure Classical Academy Students
    • Music: Lake Lure Classical Academy Students
    • Lake Lure Classical Academy Student Performers: Odina Corbin, Chris Hudson, Johanna Khalafalla, Aaliyah Kremzar, Jennifer Lam, Kylie Long, Tony Sena, Maya Shade, Jack Terry, Katie Willet
    • Drumming Solo: Cayden Calhoun, Lake Lure Classical Academy Student


Holiday Greetings from the Flowering Bridge Volunteers: Kathy Tanner
    • Lighting of the Flowering Bridge                                                                                                 

  • Closing with a sing along while walking the Flowering Bridge: Layne Long

 Hot Apple Cider and Christmas Cookies served following the program!

Special thanks to Alice Garrard for sharing her beautiful photographs.


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