©2014 Blue Ridge Life Magazine : Photos By BRLM Mountain Photographer Paul Purpura : This youngster was all smiles Wednesday night – December 3, 2014 telling Santa all about the wish list during the annual tree lighting, caroling and Santa’s visit at Stoney Creek in Nellysford.
Nelson County, Virginia
In spite of a chilled, breezy and damp evening, Santa arrived at the annual Stoney Creek Tree Lighting in Nellysford  this past Wednesday evening.
Conductor Judy Diloia, accompanied by Tom Krop on the accordion, lead the chorus in singing Christmas carols as the ceremony began.
Spectators sing along with the chorus this past Wednesday night – December 3, 2014 during the annual tree lighting held in Stoney Creek.
Steve McInich along with his daughter Chloe from Charlottesville, listen to the chorus sing Christmas carols.
Lighting of the Christmas Tree by Cindy Cobb.
Ron Turnbull recites ‘Twas The Night Before Christmas while children look on during the annual tree lighting held this past Wednesday evening – December 3, 2014 at Stoney Creek in Nellysford, VA.
The man of the hour! Santa Claus arrives atop a fire engine from Wintergreen Fire & Rescue!
After the ceremony Wednesday evening Santa headed back to the North Pole to coordinate with his elves for Christmas Eve deliveries in just a few weeks!