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Holiday festivals across Georgia
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As the holiday season approaches, taking time out of the hectic hum-drum of holiday shopping can ease the stress and worries. Here are a few destinations for a quick getaway and enjoy the holiday festivals.

Nov. 28-30
R&B Hip Hop Conference


Billboard Urban Music Event
Estimated attendees, 5,000
(404) 484-5538

Dec. 1
White Christmas on the Square


3 -7 p.m. Lighted Parade at 7 p.m. Arts, crafts, sleigh rides, children’s activities, photos with Santa and more
Estimated attendees, 3,000
(706) 865-5356


Jingle Bell Festival

Enjoy craft vendors, Kidzone, free carriage and trolley rides, live entertainment and a Christmas parade
Estimated attendees, 10,000
(229) 259-3577

Dec. 1

Holidays In Olde Lincoln Towne

Holidays In Olde Lincoln Towne Festival and Parade is a local tradition revered by the community.
Estimated attendees, 3,000
(706) 359-7970

Dec. 1-2
Traditions Arts & Crafts Show

Family-oriented show with unique, quality items handcrafted by the exhibitors. Door prizes, concessions
Estimated attendees, 400
(706) 275-8802

Dec. 2
30th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony


Santa and Ms. Clause, photos, tree with 10,000 lights, horse&buggy rides, dance performance and more.
Estimated attendees, 10,000
(678) 297-0102

Dec. 6
Hometown Christmas


Williamsburg-ish, hayrides, carriage rides, Santa, Live Nativity, specialty shops, candlelit suppers
Estimated attendees, 300
(706) 465-9604

Dec. 8
Calico Christmas


Kids rides, games; Make-and-Take crafts; vendor market; holiday workshops; Santa, parade, entertainment
Estimated attendees, 500    678-877-0242

Dec. 13-14
Victorian Christmas Festival


Take a journey back in time to the 1890’s when life was simple and true Christmas spirit reigned.
Estimated attendees, 10,000
(229) 227-7020

Dec. 15
Winter Solstice Celebration


Birdsong Nature Center: food, music, bonfire, star watch
Estimated attendees, 150
(229) 377-4408

Compiled list is from Southern Festivals. Log on to for more information.

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