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Experience magic of Leon Festival: A Christmas wonderland in Wilson


Mon, Jun 3rd 2024 07:00 am

Press Release

Get ready to immerse yourself in the enchanting spirit of “Christmas in June” at the Leon Festival, happening Saturday, June 15 (Father’s Day weekend), on Young Street in Wilson. From 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., join us for a day filled with festive delights, including vendors showcasing unique crafts, delectable food and drinks, and live music to keep the atmosphere alive.

The Leon Festival promises to be a merry affair for the whole family, with activities to delight both young and old. Whether you're looking to indulge in mouthwatering treats, browse through artisanal goods, or simply soak in the festive ambiance, there's something for everyone to enjoy.

As the sun sets, the festivities continue with a special band presented by Wilson Fire Co. No. 1, ensuring the celebrations carry on well into the evening. And that's not all – on Friday night, Wilson Fire Co. will kick off the festivities with a street dance featuring drinks and music, setting the stage for a weekend of joyous revelry.

For those participating in the Wilson Father’s Day soccer tournament, the Leon Festival offers complimentary transportation to and from the event on Saturday, ensuring seamless access to all the fun-filled activities.

Join us on June 15 for a day of Christmas cheer, community spirit, and unforgettable memories at the Leon Festival. Let's come together to celebrate the magic of the season in the heart of Wilson.

For more information, follow us on FB (Wilson Leon Festival). For an application to be a vendor, email [email protected].

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