Local Happenings Categorized: Christmas

Holiday Light Parade – Houlton, ME

A Houlton Fire Department truck with Christmas Lights on it

Date: November 30th Time:  6:00 p.m. Place: Downtown Houlton Holiday Light Parade is held on the Saturday following Thanksgiving at 6:00 p.m. Local businesses decorate floats with lights, costumed walkers sing and dance their way through the parade route music and Santa and Mrs. Claus light the Christmas tree and be available to hear the children’s Christmas wishes after the parade.

Annual Festival of Trees at the Guntersville Museum – Guntersville Museum

Date: November 21- December 31 Place: Guntersville Museum 1215 Rayburn Ave Guntersville, Alabama 35976 The Guntersville Museum’s annual exhibit features 38 lighted and decorated Christmas Trees throughout the museum. Special events in December: Sunday, December 8 Beginning at 1:30 pm, The Marshall County RSVP choir, dulcimer & ukulele groups to perform.  Refreshments will be available. Sunday, December 15 Beginning at 1:00 pm, the Snead State College Singers will fill the museum with Christmas carol music until 4:00… Read more »

First Congregational Church of Gray’s Annual Holly Fair and Chowder Luncheon – Gray, ME

A picture of The First Congregational Church of Gray, UCC. A white chrich sitting on a corner on a sunny day with grass and shrubs around it

Date: Saturday, November 23rd Time: 9:00 am to 2:00 pm Place: First Congregational Church of Gray 11 Yarmouth Rd, Gray, ME 04039 At this year’s Holly Fair there will be: A Cookie Trail RADA Cutlery Crafts Items for your Pets A White Elephant Room,  Vermont Cabot Cheddar Cheese Baked Goods Crossroads Coffee Donuts Free Coffee There is also a $100.00 gift card raffle. You will receive an entry ticket when you make a purchase from one… Read more »

Festival of Lights – Oneonta AL

A picture of Santa in front of a Christmas tree and presents during lat year's Festival of Lights

The Oneonta Business Association, in partnership with the City of Oneonta and Community Organizations, is excited to host their second annual Festival of Lights, which promises to be the biggest and best ever! Here are the current plans and ways in which you can become involved in making Oneonta a holiday attraction and shopping destination! Decorating Town Date: Sunday, November 17 Time: 1:00 pm Volunteers will meet at 1 p.m. at the gazebo for work assignments… Read more »

Christmas in Oneonta, AL

The First Annual Festival of Lights Last week, OTELCO took part in Oneonta, AL’s first annual Festival of Lights. The festival was inspired by the Huntsville Tinsel Trail, and is a three-week event that features: A Beautiful Tree Lighting The Selfie Shopping Extravaganza A Delicious Christmas Brunch Music and Entertainment A Decorating Contest Around Town Candlelight Shopping A Parade of Lights And Multiple Appearances by Santa Himself The festival was a great way for local… Read more »