Athens, GA Upcoming Christmas Festivities 2016

christmas-lights-ani-bannerIt’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas in the Athens, GA area!  Here is the first of our post about Athens,Ga area holiday festivities for 2016!

Thursday, December 1, 2016 kicks off the season with the Athens, GA Parade of Lights.  This year the theme is “A Fairytale Christmas”.  Everyone loves a Christmas Parade in Athens and it starts at 7pm, but be early to get a great spot for viewing.   Need more info about the Athens Christmas parade and route?  Just click here.



Friday, December 2, 2016 gives you several options for celebrations!

Colbert, GA plays host to “An Old Fashioned Christmas”  According to the post on Facebook, “”Christmas in Colbert” is this Friday, December 2, 2016 6:30 – 8:30 in Downtown Colbert, GA.

We are looking forward having a wonderful evening to kick off the Christmas season. Hotdogs, drinks, hot-chocolate, candy, cookies, a visit with Santa and Mrs. Santa, a visit to the Manger with live animals. A hayride, face-painting, a visit through the Polar Express, and a cake walk.

All activities and food free of charge. Please remember to bring a canned good or unwrapped toy for the Madison County Food Bank to help our county supply a special Christmas for those in need. Bring a donated item for the Animal Shelter, (Shredded paper, dog/cat food, paper towels, hand sanitizer, etc.) There will be a special place set up for your donations.



Friday, December 2, 2016 is also “Christmas in the Park” in Winterville, GA!  (Please note that we are still trying to confirm the date/time for this year – check back!).


Saturday, December 3, 2016 is also the Comer, GA Christmas parade.  This is a great, small town parade in the daylight.  There is also a craft festival to shop!  The Comer parade starts at 2pm.santa-and-sleigh

Commerce, GA  has a weekend full of fun starting on Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 and continuing with their Christmas Parade on Sunday December 4th, 2016 at 3pm.



We will be posting more info about festivities, live nativities and more soon!








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