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Western Maryland Jaycees Lights on the Lake Fundraiser Returns

October 3rd, 2023 by WCBC Radio

The Western Maryland Jaycees Lights on the Lake Fundraiser Event Returns to Illuminate the Holidays  Rocky Gap State Park: Flintstone, Maryland – The Western Maryland Jaycees are thrilled to announce the highly-anticipated return of the Lights on the Lake fundraiser event, set to light up the holiday season with a spectacular display of festive lights and community spirit. The event will take place on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays throughout December: 1st – 24th, from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, at Rocky Gap State Park. This is the third year that the Western Maryland Jaycees have partnered with Rocky Gap State Park to hold this event.

Lights on the Lake has become a cherished tradition in the Western Maryland and the surrounding community, offering families and friends a magical and heartwarming experience. This year, the event promises to be even more enchanting, with an expanded array of dazzling lights and an array of community offerings that will create cherished memories for visitors of all ages.

Lights on the Lake Chair, Billie Jean Clark,  shared her enthusiasm for the event, stating, "We're very excited to host this fundraiser again this year. Not only are we continuing to grow the number of lights and community offerings, but we're donating a portion of the money raised back to support scholarships at Allegany College of Maryland and Frostburg State University."

Beyond the enchanting light displays, the Lights on the Lake event has a profound purpose – to support local scholarships and non-profit groups in the community. This fundraiser serves as a beacon of hope for aspiring students and a helping hand to those in need, ensuring that the spirit of giving shines brightly during the holiday season.

The cost to drive through the light display is $5 per car, making it an affordable and delightful outing for families and friends. Sponsorship opportunities are also available for businesses and organizations that wish to contribute to this beloved community event. By becoming a sponsor, you not only showcase your commitment to the community but also gain valuable exposure to thousands of attendees throughout the holiday season.

The Lights on the Lake event has been made possible through the dedication and hard work of the Western Maryland Jaycees, a community-driven organization committed to fostering positive change and community growth. By attending this event, you are not only partaking in a cherished tradition but also contributing to the betterment of the community.

Join us at Rocky Gap State Park and experience the magic of the holiday season at the Lights on the Lake fundraiser event. Bring your family, friends, and loved ones to share in the joy of the festivities, knowing that your support will make a meaningful difference in the lives of local students and non-profit organizations.

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