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Lights at the Lake at Bear Creek Lake State Park

Bear Creek Lake State Park is hosting its annual Lights at the Lake event on two consecutive weekends. On Dec. 6, 7 and 8 and again on Dec. 13, 14 and 15 from 5-7:30 p.m.

Visitors to the park will drive their car through the park’s campground and beach area to experience a wonderland of lights and popular seasonal figures. New decorations and displays will make the event brighter and better than ever before. Admission fees will be waived with a new unwrapped toy or a monetary donation to benefit Cumberland Christmas Mother.

On Sunday, Dec. 8, Santa Claus will make a special appearance at Bear Creek Hall during a Pancake Supper from 5-7:30 p.m. A donation is suggested to partake in the Pancake Supper and the proceeds will benefit the Friends of Bear Creek Lake State Park (FOBCLSP).

On Friday, Dec. 6 and 13, as well as, Saturday, Dec. 7 and 14, bring your appetite to “S’mores, Cocoa and Crafts” at Bear Creek Hall from 5-7:30 p.m. You can enjoy a cup of hot chocolate by the bonfire and at the craft table make an ornament or holiday craft for free. Ingredients to make s’mores will be available for a donation to benefit the FOBCLSP.

For more event information, call the park office at (804) 492-4410. The park is located at 22 Bear Creek Lake Road, Cumberland.