(NEWTON) The 2018 Holly Jolly Jasper County Christmas continues this weekend in downtown Newton, all in celebration of the movies and songs of Jasper County native Burl Ives. There will be plenty of great shopping specials this weekend in Newton, plus live music, visits with Santa Claus and the Holly Jolly characters, and more. It’s a very busy day coming up tomorrow, on Saturday, December 15, in downtown Newton. The Mistletoe Market will run from 9:00 to 5:00 and an Ice Rink will be available from 9:00 to 9:00 at $8 per person. Also paper craft at the Newton Public Library, cookies, milk, and letters to Santa at Joe’s Italian Foods, a Live Nativity on the Square, and much more. Santa’s House will be open tomorrow night from 5:00 to 8:00, with the Holly Jolly Nighttime Parade tomorrow night at 6:00. There’s plenty of activities tomorrow from morning to night for the Holly Jolly Jasper County Christmas in Newton.