Local Happenings Categorized: Fairs and Festivals

Alabama Bicentennial Celebration – Cullman, AL

Date: Saturday Dec 14, 2019 Time: 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM Place: Depot Park Cullman, AL Cullman will proudly participate in the statewide celebration of Alabama’s 200th birthday on December 14, 2019, at Depot Park. Performers and civic leaders will commemorate Alabama’s statehood through songs and stories of our great state over the past 2 centuries, culminating in a rousing finale of music and fireworks. Everyone is invited to join this once in a lifetime celebration… Read more »

Christkindlmarket – Cole Camp, MO

The Chrstkindlmarket flyer. "mark your calendar, Dec/ 6th 5pm-8pm, Dowtown Cole Camp"

Date: December 6th Time:  5:00 – 8:00 PM Place: Downtown Cole Camp Celebrate the holiday season & enjoy a magical evening at Cole Camp’s premier Christmas event! All shops will be open till 8:00…check out the specials! The decorated Christmas Wagon ride will be loading and unloading in front of Maple Street Bakery on South Maple St. Take pictures with Santa Claus from 6:00 to 7:30 in the building across from the bandstand, west of the four-way… Read more »

Madison Christmas Celebration – Madison, ME

Date: December 7th Time:  8:00 AM – 8:00 PM Place:  Downtown Madison Celebrate Christmas Madison style, with this joy-filled Christmas Celebration. There is everything from cookie decorating to chowder cook-offs, and of course, Santa will be in attendance. The schedule is as follows: 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Pancake Breakfast served at Christ Community Fellowship (43 Maple Street). Cashe donations encouraged. 9:00 AM: Santa Dash 5k & Kids 1 Mile Fun Run (Main Street Playground) Registration 9… Read more »

Downtown Merchant’s “A Night Before Christmas” – Guntersville, AL

Date: December 7th Time:  3:00 – 7:00 PM Place: Downtown Guntersville Our annual family Christmas event in Downtown Guntersville, AL. Featuring Santa and Mrs. Clause, carriage and buggy rides, ice skating rink, music, train ride, cookie decorating, vendor market, live Bethlehem, games, sales and more!

Chester Greenwood Day – Farmington, ME

Date: December 6th – 7th Place: Downtown Farmington Chester Greenwood Day is the annual celebration of Farmington resident Chester Greenwood, the inventor of earmuffs. Greenwood was only fifteen when he designed the first pair of ear protectors out of wire, beaver fur, and cloth. At the age of nineteen, he acquired a U.S. patent. By age twenty-eight, the Chester Greenwood & Company factory was producing and shipping champion ear protectors worldwide. In 1936 the company had its… Read more »