Local Happenings Categorized: Holidays

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

Please check with local organizations about potential cancellations of parades due to the COVID 19 pandemic. Alabama Christmas Parades Boaz Christmas Parade Date: December 4, 2020 Time: 6:00 pm Place: Old Mill Park This year’s theme is Christmas Under the Stars. Admission into the parade is $10 per vehicle. The chamber will release more information closer to the event. The tree lighting will follow Lake Guntersville Christmas Parade Event Date: December 12, 2020 Time:  4:00 pm… 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 »

​Merchant Holiday

Date: December 14th Time: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM  Place: Hollow Building on Main Street Begin your holiday shopping in an atmosphere of days gone by. Receive a Christmas cup by buying from a vendor if you are one of the first 100 customers. One cup per person. Taking Reservation For Craft Booths For more information on the 8:00 to 4:00 time slot call (660)-846-2521  or email #ob#oynpxjngrezvffbhev#at#tznvy.pbz#ob# For the 1:00 to 8:00 PM time slot call (660)-631-0143.