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One of Central Illinois' favorite holiday events is coming up. Christmas in the Park opens Friday at Manners Park in Taylorville.

Bailey Hancock, recreation director for the park district, says Supper with Santa is one of the first events for Christmas in the Park.

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Magician Richard Landry will entertain attendees Friday night as well. Another crowd pleasing event will take place on Saturday too.

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Sunday events taking place in the dining hall will include Christmas Bake-offs, craft night and cookie decorating. Santa will be at the dining hall Sunday from 5:30 to 7:30.

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