Utica, NY (WIBX) - The committee that organizes Christmas on Main Street is reaching out to the public for help lighting Bagg Square Memorial Park--the location of the event. The group is also looking for food sponsors and other supporters. In its 25th year, Christmas on Main Street in Utica--held on November 19th--kicks off the holiday season in the area.

The free day-long event includes entertainment, food and a visit from Santa. The well attended event concludes with fireworks at dusk. Want to help the group put on another great event this year? Then visit the group at, www.christmasonmainstreet.com, to learn how you can make a difference.