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It may not look like Christmas compared to other places in the US that are covered in snow, but it’s the holiday season and Atlantans like to celebrate as much as anyone else.
The city is covered in light displays and decorated trees. You’ll find Christmas sales, specials, and festivals. Tree lightings and parades keep families entertained while still leaving plenty in the budget for all of the trimmings.
Read on for more information on where to find a beautiful and real tree in Hot-lanta, as well as some of those annual events that you won’t want to miss.
[dropcap]T[/dropcap]he second annual Tree Lighting is schedule to take place at The Battery Atlanta on Friday, Nov. 30 at 7 p.m.. The event will feature several special guests, including Santa and his reindeer, Braves shortstop Charlie Culberson and BLOOPER.
Those in attendance will get a first look at the holiday light show. On Friday, guests will see an immersive light show accompanied with music by the Trans-Siberian Orchestra.
[dropcap]F[/dropcap]amilies across metro Atlanta are getting ready for the holiday season – and many will be out looking for the perfect holiday tree.
There are a lot of options across the region to cut down a tree, pick a live tree and have it cut for you, or even buy a living tree you can plant.
Most Christmas tree farms open Friday after Thanksgiving and are open until Christmas Eve. Santa visits, hayrides and special events are normally scheduled on weekends throughout the holiday season.
When is the 2018 Atlanta Christmas parade?
[dropcap]T[/dropcap]he Children’s Christmas Parade. 10:30 a.m. to noon. Saturday, Dec. 1. Free. Parade starts at 1280 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta. www.choa.org.
Atlanta Christmas Tree Lightings: Find the dates and times for the big community Christmas tree lightings near you in metro Atlanta.
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