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Month of Love Opens at Christopher Columbus Park [Photos]

The Month of Love featuring gigantic candy conversation hearts officially opened under the trellis at Christopher Columbus Park on February 1st.

Joanne Hayes-Rines, President of the Friends of Christopher Columbus Park, officiated the ribbon cutting ceremony. She recognized park art curator and artist Robyn Reed for her creativity in developing the Valentine-themed installation, now in its third year. An inspiring field of hearts with quotations about love was a new addition to the celebration.

Visitors were greeted with hot chocolate courtesy of Golden Goose Market and delicious cookies courtesy of Mike’s Pastry. These treats added to the festive atmosphere and were especially welcome on a cold and gray day.

Be sure to stop by the park during the month of February to enjoy the messages of love!

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3 Replies to “Month of Love Opens at Christopher Columbus Park [Photos]

  1. Visually, this is a wonderful addition to the park for the month. I just hope it doesn’t also include one song continuously on repeat again, which can be a little much.

  2. New this year:
    SPECIAL TREATS FOR YOU DURING FEBRUARY, THE ‘MONTH OF LOVE’
    Marriott Hotel – receive a 15% discount off your dinner (food only) at The Waterline restaurant when you say you’re there because you love ‘The Tunnel of Love’ in Christopher Columbus Park.
    Joe’s American Bar & Grille (Waterfront) – receive a discount on select appetizers when you say you are there because you love ‘The Tunnel of Love’ in Christopher Columbus Park.
    Win – 4 tickets (worth $160.00) to the annual FOCCP fun-filled ‘Sunset Harbor Cruise’ in August. Enter the Instagram contest by submitting your favorite ‘Tunnel of Love’ photo to us throughout the month: @foccp Contest closes February 29th. Tag us or use #foccp or #christophercolumbuspark for a chance to be featured!

  3. I Love the Park even is cold dreary weather the Committee makes it special and fun. The Tunnel of Love is just another example of people who care getting together to make others happy!!!! Keep it going – show your love to someone in FEBRUARY <3

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