Raffle tickets on sale to ride with Santa

DOWNEY - Tickets are now on sale for the Downey Chamber of Commerce's "Be a Star with Santa" drawing, with the lucky winner riding with Santa Claus during the Holiday Lane Parade on Dec. 5.Children must be between the ages of 5-10 to be eligible to ride. Tickets are $1 and the winner will be chosen Nov. 1. The winner will be invited to an interview and photo shoot with Santa Claus at the chamber offices. Soon after, a photo of the winner will be sent to area newspapers to publicize the parade. Raffle tickets are $1 and may be purchased by sending a check to the Downey Chamber of Commerce, 11131 Brookshire Ave., Downey CA 90241. Checks should be made out to the Downey Chamber of Commerce Holiday Lane Parade. Tickets may also be obtained in person at the chamber offices during normal business hours. The deadline to purchase tickets is Oct. 29. One-thousand tickets were printed for the raffle.

********** Published: October 14, 2010 - Volume 9 - Issue 26