Festival of Lights Parade Provides Holiday Cheer near your McHenry New Home

McHenry new homeAfter you have stuffed yourself full of turkey and dressing, continue the holiday fun near your McHenry new home at the 2012 Festival of Lights Parade at Crystal Lake. On Friday, November 23rd, thousands of local families will gather to enjoy the only nighttime parade in Downtown Crystal Lake. From marching bands to floats, this spectacular parade features more than 50 parade entries and children will get a special treat as they see Santa’s sleigh bring up the rear of the parade.

This year’s parade will start at 7:00 p.m. at City Hall. From there is will go west on Woodstock Street, south on N. Caroline Street, east on Crystal Lake Avenue, north on Grant Street, east on Woodstock Street on south on Williams Street (same route as last year). Once the parade is over, Santa will light the Downtown Christmas Tree and begin visits with children at his house in Brink Street Market. For more information on the parade and a map of this year’s route, visit the Downtown Crystal Lake website.

When you purchase a McHenry, Richmond, Williams Bay or Poplar Grove new home from Gerstad Builders you always have easy access to community events such as the Festival of Lights Parade. Our spacious home designs showcase 1,300 to 3,200 square feet of well-designed living space are priced from the mid-$100,000s. As an additional bonus, we are currently giving away FREE lots on the first two homes sold at each of our communities. This offer is only good through the end of the year, so time is running out on this amazing offer!

For more information on all of our beautiful new home communities, visit www.GerstadBuilders.com today!