(Center Moriches, NY) - For the second straight year, Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck will present a special holiday event, "A Celebration in Lights." The event will take place at Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck on the following dates: December 9-11; December 16-18; and December 27-30. The camp is located on Chet Swezey Road in Center Moriches.
The event will include a spectacular light show that can be experienced by driving through the grounds of Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck. In addition, A Celebration in Lights is the only holiday light show on the East End of Long Island this year. Now, East End residents will no longer have to travel great distances to view a holiday light show.
Gates open at 6 p.m. and close at 9 p.m. Tickets are $15.00 per car, with proceeds to benefit Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck. Tickets may be purchased at the gate or in advance.
Sponsorship opportunities are available throughout the path. Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck is also seeking donations of any unwanted LED holiday lighting for the event. For corporations who are interested in sponsoring an event, download the sponsorship form at celebrationinlightsli.org.
For more information about the event, or to donate or volunteer, visit celebrationinlightsli.org. For more information on Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck, call (631) 878-1070 or visit www.camppaquatuck.com.
Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck was created by members of the Moriches Rotary Club in 1946. Located on the shores of Kaler's Pond on eastern Long Island, Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck is funded entirely by donations and is a special place where children with physical and developmental disabilities can experience first hand the pleasures that an active life has to offer. Children participate in a wide range of activities especially designed for youngsters who are in wheelchairs as well as those who are ambulatory. These activities include swimming, boating, arts and crafts, petting zoo, talent shows, cook-outs, games and a Carnival Day. The program also provides educational activities in areas such as nature, arts, fire safety and communication skills.