Covington's Magical Lights of Christmas set for Thursday

COVINGTON — The downtown Square will be aglow Thursday night, welcoming the holiday season with Covington’s Magical Lights of Christmas celebration.

Main Street Covington and the city of Covington will usher in a new tradition this year with a downtown lighting ceremony featuring 70,000 lights throughout the historic downtown area. Visitors will be able to stroll through the downtown area under the glow of lights strung in 50 trees.

The event kicks off at 5 p.m. and includes music provided by the Oxford Singing Children’s Choir and Covington Community Band, horse-drawn carriage rides and visits with Santa at Ramsey’s Furniture.

For more information, go to www.downtowncovington.org.