Gospel Fest December 22nd

The Newton Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring a Christmas Gospel Fest Saturday, December 22nd, at the Central Recreation Center beginning at 3:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. This spectacular event will give the “true meaning of celebrating Christmas”. 

Deadline for interested gospel groups or individuals with talent to share is Friday, December 14th by 5:00 p.m. Entry forms will be available at the Newton Recreation Department located at 23 South Brady Avenue, and Central Recreation Center, 301 South Ervin Avenue, Newton, NC.

The Newton Parks and Recreation Department is asking all individuals to bring a canned good or a non-perishable item to the event to help the eastern Catawba Cooperative Christian Ministry who graciously provides food for families who are in need during the Christmas Holiday. 

For further information, please contact Charles James, Recreation Program Coordinator at (828) 695-4350 or Linda McCorkle, Center Supervisor at (828) 465-7477, or visit the web at

2012 Gospel Festival Flyer