The Christmas season officially kicked in Camden Tuesday evening with lighting of the Camden Christmas in front of Camden City Hall. A large crowd gathered to hear the Camden Community Concert Band and the combined youth choirs of Bethesda Presbyterian Church in Camden. Giving the invocation the Rev. John Hallman of Bethesda Presbyterian Church who said the Christmas season is a special for everyone.
Camden mayor Tony Scully telling the crowd that Christmas represents a light to the world.
After the lighting kids were treated to a visit from Santa Claus who rode in on one of the fire trucks of the Camden fire department.