Christmas past closing
Exeter Downtown Merchants kicked off the Christmas season with their 21st annual Christmas Open House.
The first Open House was held on Thursday, Nov. 29, , and not even a little rain could slow down the fun. Families flocked to Mixter Park for a chance to sit with the Santa. Top: Santa reads a letter from Katie Costa, 3, as her brother Max stands by during the Christmas Open House in downtown Exeter last Thursday night.Tricia Kirskey Real Estate again sponsored antique fire truck rides throughout the downtown.
Above: Crowds pack into Hometown Emporium as businesses stayed open until 9 p.m. The Open House continues Thursday, Dec. 6, 13 and 20.