Brookhaven’s one-year birthday celebration and race, scheduled for Dec. 14, have been canceled due to forecasted rain.
The tree lighting and time capsule burial will be rescheduled for 7 p.m. Dec. 18 at in Blackburn Park. The food trucks, birthday race, live music and children’s activities are canceled.
Registered runners will be reimbursed. City officials say they will host a race in the spring.
The city is still accepting submissions for its time capsule. The time capsule will be buried for 25 years. Visit www.brookhavenga.gov for submission guidelines.
The formal birthday commemoration ceremony is still scheduled for Dec. 17, the city’s incorporation date. The ceremony is scheduled for 7 p.m. at Town Brookhaven. Attendees are encouraged to bring nonperishable food items, which will be donated to a local food pantry.