Local Happenings Categorized: Christmas

Oneonta Christmas Staycation – Oneonta, AL

The OBA is channeling Clark Griswold and his crew for their Christmas festivities this year! We’ve all seen the holiday classic, “Christmas Vacation.”  Well, join the Oneonta Business Association, the City of Oneonta, and community organizations for a terrific ONEONTA CHRISTMAS STAYCATION! The Griswold Goodwill Tour of Homes Decorate your home by December 1 and participate in the grand tour of homes!  Mayor-Elect Richard Phillips will design a map to guide you on the tour… Read more »

Santa in the Park – Arab AL

Santa in the Park Date: Friday & Saturday Night from November 27th to December 19th Time: 6p.m.to 9 p.m. Place: 844 Shoal Creek Trail Contact: 256-586-3138 Arab Historic Village transforms into a winter wonderland complete with Santa’s Toy Shop and his elves and Santa himself. Children can stand near Santa and have their photo taken, decorate a cookie, or write a letter to Santa. Children can also take home Reindeer food, made in the old… Read more »

2020 Holiday Parades

A graphic of children bundled up parading with paper lights

There a Christmas parade’s happening all across our footprints. Check them out below! Alabama Christmas Parades Blount County Christmas Parade Date: December 8, 2020 Time: 7:00 pm Place: Downtown Oneonta Coordinated by the Blount-Oneonta Chamber of Commerce, this annual parade will also bring Santa to town, along with many outstanding floats, cars, and other entries.  A little elf also told us that there will be SNOW at this year’s parade!!!  If you’d like to register… Read more »

Fitzgibbon Auxiliary Ambassadors Holiday Bazaar – Marshall County, MO

Date: November 13, 2020 Time: 4:00 PM– 7:00 PM CST Place: First Christian Church Contact: Rachel Miles or Ginger McGraw 886-7431 ext 667 • Send an Email Plans are underway for Fitzgibbon Hospital Auxiliary’s Annual Holiday Bazaar. In the interest of doing our part to keep everyone healthy & safe, we are tweaking this year’s plans. Friday, November 13th the soup/chili supper will be drive-thru only. Raffle tickets are $20 each or mix & match 3 for $50. Tickets… Read more »

Santa Loop – Farmington, ME

Date: December 16th Time:  11:00 AM – 2:00 PM Place: Downtown Farmington Locals know this event as the “Santa Loop.” It is a day of fun for the whole family! Horse drawn wagon rides, free of charge! Write your letter to Santa at the Farmington Public Library Complimentary Munchkins at Dunkin’ Donuts Polar Express showing & fundraiser at Narrow Gauge Cinema AND BEST OF ALL: meet Santa and Mrs. Claus at The Homestead from 11-2. For more information… Read more »