Lime Kiln Theater to host annual Tree Burn on Jan. 7

lime kiln theaterLime Kiln Theater will kick off 2017 with its annual Christmas Tree Burn on Saturday, Jan. 7, from 12-3 p.m. The burn will take place at Lime Kiln Theater, and it is free and open to the public.

Chili and hot chocolate will be provided by The Southern Inn Restaurant, while all other beverages are BYOB. The event will feature a live performance by the band Scuffletown. We will be burning trees all afternoon, and guests are encouraged to bring their Christmas tree to add to the fire.

The rain date for the Tree Burn is Sunday, Jan. 8.

Scuffletown is an acoustic, high-energy trio comprised of John Whitlow on harmonica, accordion and vocals; Marc Carraway on guitar and vocals; and Vaughan Mairs on standup bass and vocals. The band has performed its unique blend of roots, jazz, world, bluegrass and original music throughout the mid-Atlantic region for nearly two decades. For more on Scuffletown, please visit

Lime Kiln Arts, Inc. is a non-profit (501c3), operating at Lime Kiln Theater in Lexington. It opened in 1984 and is rooted in and inspired by the magic of a natural, outdoor theater. After a brief hiatus that started in 2012, Lime Kiln Theater recently finished its third straight summer season of live music and theater featuring local, regional and national acts. Details on the 2017 schedule will be announced soon.

For more information, visit Lime Kiln on the web at, or check out our Facebook page at

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