Bourbon County: Paris to light city Christmas tree during Holiday Hop

The Paris Main Street Program's 2011 Downtown Holiday Hop will be 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday.

Red balloons will mark participating venues throughout downtown. Complimentary refreshments will be available at each location.

Many stores will feature holiday specials during the event, and the town's Christmas tree lighting will be at dusk.

First Presbyterian Church will have hot cocoa, Christmas coloring books and the candy cane story available in the parking lot at Sixth and Main streets, and carolers will perform at the top of every hour.