A host of people came out Friday to watch as the downtown lights were turned on for the Christmas season. This year the community also welcomed in new decorations for the town square.
A committee appointed by Newberry Mayor Foster Senn over saw the new Christmas look for the square. White lights and garland are streamed around Community Hall and trees full of color stand on the square.
Trust and Wren Winters enjoy sugar cookies during the Main Street Lights event on Friday.
Bailey Meetze takes an up close look at all the Christmas lights on one of the smaller trees on the square.
Joyce Vigus spearheaded the new look for the square as she solicited donations, oversaw the decorating and the program for the Main Street Lights.
The Mid-Carolina Middle Honors Chorus entertains the crowd with their music.
Musicians from Newberry College played from the upstairs porch of the Community Hall.
The Mid-Carolina Middle Honors Chorus sings Christmas melodies on Friday during the Christmas tree lighting.
A group of elementary students sings Christmas songs during the Main Street Lights on Friday.
Newberry Middle School students perform their Christmas songs for the crowd on Friday in Memorial Park.