Sparkle Holiday Celebration to include carriage rides, photos with Santa, Christmas tree lighting and more
Norcross - The City of Norcross will host its annual holiday celebration, 'Sparkle! A Celebration of Kids, Creativity and Magic', which includes carriage rides, photos with Santa, a Christmas tree lighting in the park, holiday entertainment and more starting on December 1.
"We invite all of our citizens and visitors to experience the wonder and delight of the holidays in Norcross," said City of Norcross Mayor Bucky Johnson. "In what is a special time of year, we look forward to sharing the spirit of the season through our holiday celebration."
Holiday First Friday Concert with the Deb Bowman & the Big Love Band: Friday Concert Series brings back one of our favorites, Deb Bowman & the Big Love Band in A Holiday Cabaret on December 1. The concert is in the Ballroom of the Norcross Cultural Arts Center from 7 – 9 p.m. with doors opening at 6:30 p.m. The performance is free, but seating is limited. Make your reservation by calling 678-421-2048. Enjoy food and drinks with the show.
Historic Tour of Homes: Open your imaginations and peer into homes from yesteryear and today during the magical Historic Norcross Holiday Tour of Homes on December 2 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Candlelight Tour from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. The Artisan Gift Market, a new and exciting feature of the Historic Norcross Holiday Tour of Homes, awaits visitors with a wonderful array of handmade items just in time for the Christmas season. The Gift Market will be held in the Historic Rectory next to the Norcross Cultural Arts and Community Center from 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. on December 2. For more information, visit historicnorcrossholidaytourofhomes.com.
Photos with Santa and Carriage Rides: We hope you have been nice this year because Santa himself will be visiting downtown Norcross! Carriage rides will be dashing through Norcross December 1 through December 22 every Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday evening from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in front of Taste of Britain. You can catch Santa at Remax on Jones Street (downtown Norcross) starting on December 5.
S'mores, Cocoa and Wildlife at Discovery Garden Park: Drop by the Garden for s'mores and hot cocoa on December 16 from 2 – 4 p.m. In the spirit of giving, we will adorn a Wildlife Tree with raisin icicles and birdseed ornaments for our furry friends. Free family fun.
For more information on the Sparkle Holiday Celebration, visit www.aplacetoimagine.com.