The Cross-Eyed Cricket in conjunction with COMFORT by the Cross-Eyed Cricket are hosting a FREE dinner for families in need this season on Christmas Eve starting at 3 p.m. The dinner will take place at the downtown location (COMFORT by the Cross-Eyed Cricket) at 230 Main Street.

Families who are interested must make reservations by calling the Cross-Eyed Cricket directly at 812-422-6464 after 2 p.m to be considered registered for the event.

A lovely Christmas dinner will be provided, along with activities for the kids that include pony rides by Lil Rexings' Pony Express, face-painting by the Hadi Shriners, and a visit from the one and only Santa himself! Santa will be bringing a small gift for each child ages 10 and under. There will also be a 'manger' where kids can visit some animals!

The Cross-Eyed Cricket will be accepting monetery donations as well as small toy donations for this event. If you'd like to help out, drop donations to the Cross-Eyed Cricket or call 812-422-6464 for more information on donations and volunteer opportunities.