This weekend’s events!! December 13-15

The holidays are in full swing! Catch some of this weekend's events here!

Canton Lights

From 5 p.m.-9 p.m. nightly. There will be tons of events and activities for everyone! From roasting marshmallows with Frosty and visiting with Santa to shopping and a yummy cider competition- Christmas in Canton is one you won’t want to miss!

Canton Lights


"It's a Wonderful Life"

“It’s a Wonderful Life” in downtown Brandon.

From 9am – 2pm there’ll be lots of activities including craft vendors, shopping, Santa & Mrs. Clause & more!

“Cookies with Santa Clause at GB Bakery from 11am – 1pm, make reindeer ornaments at Downtown Giftery, homemade reindeer food at Southern Raised, Rankin Performing Arts at Vintiques at 11am, police cars, fire trucks, and more”

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Christmas Jam

Saturday at 12 PM – 8 PM

FREE & all ages + pups are welcome.

“From 1-3 pm, we will have pics with Santa by Ron Blaylock. From 2-4 pm, we will have live music by Royal Horses. We will have an arts & crafts area for kids, tours + tastings on the hour (last tour at 5p) and games throughout the space. Burgers & Blues will be on site serving up the food. There will be tons of craft & domestic beer available with a special featuring of Yuengling Brewery. Bring a toy for charity, receive a free beer token.”


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Zach Bridges FREE concert

See Zach Bridges at a FREE outdoor concert on Saturday!

Bring a chair and welcome home Mississippi’s own after his appearance on NBC’s the Voice!

WHEREMississippi Barbecue Company, 717 Grove St., Vicksburg

DATE: December 14, 2019


Food & Beverages available for purchase

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Santa SCUBA!

December 12,15,17,19 & 22

When he isn’t in the North Pole he is at the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science feeding his fish friends! This show is included with museum admission,and will take place on 10 a.m. on Tuesday and Fridays and 2 pm. on Sundays!

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2019 Festival of Trees

December 4-29

Join The Westin Jackson for their community-wide event as they partner with Trustmark, Visit Jackson, and Downtown Jackson Partner to put on a month-long holiday celebration full of holiday-themed events, Festival of Trees! This year’s Charity Partner will be Children’s of Mississippi as some events center around giving back to the hospital and their patients.

Festival of Trees

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Homestead for the Holidays

December 12 & 13

From 5-8 pm join the Mississippi AG Museum for crafts, train rides, entertainment and more! Santa, Mrs. Clause and Rudolph will be there for fun and photos. Admission is $6 for adults and $4 for children.

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Snow Much Fun

December 13 & 14

From 6pm to 8pm on Friday and Saturday join the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science as they bring snow to Mississippi and celebrate the holidays with snow and activities! Tickets range from $4-$10 and you can buy them here or at the door!

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Deck the Trails 

December 13th – 15th and December 20th – 23rd!

Join the Clinton Community Nature Center from 6 pm to 8:30 pm for nightly deck the trails shows!

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Totally Local Christmas Market

December 14

From 9am to 4pm at the Richland Community Center hosts its annual Christmas Market! Local vendors from all around the state will be selling their goodies for your holiday gifts!

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2019 Christmas Events and Holiday Festivities